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Cozy Apartment in Historic Villa in Tromsø

4.96(23 reviews)SuperhostTromsø, Troms, Norway
Entire villa hosted by Lene (& Gabrial)  McNair
5 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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Experience the arctic lifestyle in our charming and unique Swiss chalet style Villa. Quietly tucked into our beautiful lush garden, this large one bedroom ground floor apartment, is a perfect retreat to relax and rewind. With easy access to hikes and fun, dive in the breathtaking northern landscape. Here you can experience the midnight sun, the northern lights, the fjord, the mountains, walks, wine, the city, and relaxation.

The space
WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE SEND AN INQUIRY TO CONFIRM AVAILABILITY PRIOR TO BOOKING, THANK YOU!

MINIMUM NIGHT STAY: PEAK SEASON & HOLIDAYS: 3 NIGHT MIN.* OFF-SEASON: 2 NIGHT MIN* *We can accept a 1 Night Stay when it perfectly fills an open gap in our calendar, otherwise above minimums generally apply. Please inquire about specific dates as we do make exceptions based on our calendar, rate and availability. We will accommodate whenever possible. Thanks!

Built in 1917 by a respected arctic ice fishing family from the North, our Villa is a charming and historical getaway.

Located on the Villa’s ground floor, the apartment looks out at our large and beautiful garden, surrounded by mountains, facing the fjord and the city of Tromsø. The apartment is comfortable and cozy, and features a warm and rustic atmosphere. Enjoy a cup of coffee or wine outside your privat entrance in the garden, while also enjoying the midnight sun in the summertime, and the northern Lights in the winter. This property is a true gem.

KITCHEN: Kitchen with oven, range with vented hood, refrigerator, toaster, and coffee maker. Eco-friendly and natural soaps provided.

BATHROOM: Comfortable bathroom with tub, extra towels, and hair dryer.

BEDROOMS/SLEEPING OPTIONS:
One quiet bedroom with one double bed, with comfortable pillow top mattress, linens and extra pillows to ensure a good night sleep. A large closet to provides great storage to unpack and settle in. Black out curtains create a perfect setting for a good night sleep even when jet-lagged or in need of a mid-day nap. Upon request we can provide an Extra bed and/or a Toddler bed.

DINING ROOM/LIVING ROOM: The apartment features an open and inviting dining -and living room with a natural and rustic charm. Here you can get cozy in a comfortable and relaxing space. The dining table seats 4-6 people.

FAMILY FRIENDLY: We are family friendly! You will find games and age appropriate toys in the apartment to keep everyone entertained during your stay. We are happy to provide a travel crib to sleep an additional child for families of 5. Although the space is intended to sleep two adults, the apartment is spacious enough to comfortably sleep a larger family, and we are happy to accommodate. If you are uncertain if our property will work for your family, don't hesitate to reach out.

BABY ITEMS: We have children. We know how hard it is to travel without packing up your entire home. Let us help you lighten your load and save on airline baggage fees.

PLEASE NOTE: We must apply the extra guest charge per night over 2 people, even for infants under 2, so we can cover overhead (water, cleaning, wear and tear) and continue to provide the extras free of charge. Travel Crib, High Chair, Car Seat, Booster Seat, Ergo Baby, And probably anything else you might need when traveling with little ones. Inquire for availability and let us know what you will need.

PARKING. Please don’t hesitate to ask us if you need to park a car, arrangements can be made.

WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE SEND AN INQUIRY TO CONFIRM AVAILABILITY PRIOR TO BOOKING, THANK YOU!

Guest access
The apartment has it's own entrance on the ground floor of the Villa.
No stairs.

Surrounded by the Arctic Villa’s unique and beautiful garden, there is a romantic bench outside the apartment, where you can enjoy a book, a cup of coffee or glass of wine.

Other things to note
OUR HOSTING STYLE: We have tried to set up the apartment with everything you might need to enjoy your stay, however, if you find yourself wondering where to get the best espresso or you forgot your toothbrush, please, don't hesitate to ask! We respect that our guests are on vacation and may want their privacy. However, if you need us, we are generally on the property down on the main floor, or you can call/text away, as our goal is to make sure you have a fantastic stay.
Experience the arctic lifestyle in our charming and unique Swiss chalet style Villa. Quietly tucked into our beautiful lush garden, this large one bedroom ground floor apartment, is a perfect retreat to relax and rewind. With easy access to hikes and fun, dive in the breathtaking northern landscape. Here you can experience the midnight sun, the northern lights, the fjord, the mountains, walks, wine, the city, and re… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wi-Fi
High chair
Babysitter recommendations
Cot
Pack ’n Play/travel cot
Black-out blinds
Free street parking
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Tromsø, Troms, Norway

Lene (& Gabrial) McNair’s place is located in Tromsø, Troms, Norway.

The Arctic Villa is located next to the Ice Cathedral, and under Fjellheisen, the cable car mountain, and Fløya.

You can walk or ski to the Lavo in Tromsdalen. Shopping Mall, grocery stores, and cafes all in walking distance. It is a 15 minute walk over the bridge to the city center.
Lene (& Gabrial) McNair’s place is located in Tromsø, Troms, Norway.

The Arctic Villa is located next to the Ice Cathedral, and under Fjellheisen, the cable car mountain, and Fløya.

You c…

Hosted by Lene (& Gabrial) McNair

Joined in July 2019
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We are a family of 4 that has relocated from Los Angeles to Tromsø. I'm a Norwegian, a producer and actress, my husband is american and a musician. Our two bi-lingual and bi-national daughters are both in elementary school. This summer we moved into our "dream home", which we like to call our Arctic Villa. We have enjoyed our first summer here, while remodeling, now exited to share it with you.
We are a family of 4 that has relocated from Los Angeles to Tromsø. I'm a Norwegian, a producer and actress, my husband is american and a musician. Our two bi-lingual and bi-nation…
During your stay
GUEST SERVICES: Are you on a romantic getaway and want some bubbles, wine or flowers waiting upon arrival? Traveling with little ones and need diapers and baby food? Celebrating a birthday and want cupcakes and candles? Plan to cook all your meals but don't want to rent a car and you would like a fully stocked fridge? We are happy to accommodate special requests for a reasonable service charge (or for free in some cases) to make your stay as easy and pleasant as possible. Please contact us to make any special arrangements.
GUEST SERVICES: Are you on a romantic getaway and want some bubbles, wine or flowers waiting upon arrival? Traveling with little ones and need diapers and baby food? Celebrating a…
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House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Long term stays (28 days or more) are allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy