Apartment in a villa on Skarpö, Vaxholm


Apartment i villa on Skarpö island.

Separate apartment, an annex to the landlord´s villa, on the beautiful island Skarpö in the archipelago for rent all year round; monthly during the winter, weekly (or per day) during the summer months. The apartment is
27 m2, consisting of one room with a kitchenette and a totally tiled WC/shower with floor-heating. The kitchenette has a stove with two hot-plates, oven, microwave-oven, coffee percolator etc. and kitchen utensils for four persons. There is one single bed in the room and a sofa-bed for two persons. A foldable extra bed is also available. There is a separate terrace and a separate balcony in south/southwest. There is a TV in the apartment.

(Laundry room and sauna can be rented).


Languages spoken: English, German and Hungarian.

Contact information

Veronika och Ingemar Wernqvist
Skarpöborgsbacken 10
185 91 Vaxholm
Phone: +46-703088378
Mobile: +46-703088378

E-mail: veronika@wernqvist.com

Price information

Apartment: High season: 4000 SEK/week From 600 SEK/night (depending on number of persons) Low season: Price according to agreement Cottage, high season: 2000 SEK/week From 300 SEK/night (depending on number of persons) Bed linen + towels: 50 SEK/person


There is also a detached cottage (20 m2) of simple standard situated in the same garden for rent during the summer months. The cottage has electricity, a waterless composting toilet indoors and a small kitchenette (older model) with a refrigerator, a stove with two cook-plates, a microwave-oven, and a coffee percolator. NO RUNNING WATER INDOORS! Water has to be fetched from a tap in the garden! There is a small terrace in front of the cottage. There is a single bed and a sofa-bed for two persons in the room. (Possibility to use a shower in the main building). The cottage and the apartment can be combined. NO SMOKING! NO PETS ARE ALLOWED!


By car: Take the E 18 towards Norrtälje, exit 185 towards Vaxholm = road 274. In Vaxholm: Take the yellow ferry to Rindö/Gustavsberg. (free of charge, goes on schedule). The ferry-trip to Rindö takes approx. 7 minutes. Drive left towards Skarpö when driving off the ferry. After crossing the bridge (you are now on Skarpö) there is an S-curve in an uphill slope. Take the first asphalted road to the left after the slope = Skarpöborgsbacken. No. 10 is the 3:rd house on the right side of the road; an oblong red house with white knots and two blue doors. The distance from the ferry-jetty on Rindö to Skarpöborgsbacken 10 is approx. 1.3 km.

By bus: Take bus 670 from Tekniska Högskolan in Stockholm (=underground station) to Vaxholm. Get off the bus at the stop before the last stop = Västerhamnsplan. Take the yellow ferry to Rindö. Walk to the left towards Skarpö when you get off the ferry for approx 1.3 km. Follow the instructions above.

By ferry: Take a white ferry “Vaxholmsbåt” or “Cinderella” from Strömkajen in Stockholm (by Grand Hotel, opposite the Royal Castle). Get off in Vaxholm. Take the yellow ferry to Rindö. Follow the instructions above.
A few times/day the “Vaxholmsbåt” goes direct to Skarpö. Get off the ferry on Skarpöborgs brygga. Follow the asphalted road = Skarpöborgsbacken up the slope. After passing a small crossing road there is a row of mailboxes on the left side. The house after the mailboxes, the fourth house on the left side, is No. 10.