Sälstationen

Gålö, Haninge

During the Second World War, about 20 seals were trained to help the Navy to track out foreign submarines and mines. This site was chosen, as it was secluded while easily accessible. Valdemar Fellenius, moved in with his family, a number of conscripts. In total, eight to eleven people who worked in total secrecy during 4 years.


Come and overnight in the historical buildings, enjoy the site and its breathtaking nature surroundings.

Sleep over in one of our lodge, Säl-Pelle, Palmen or Fellenius.


·    Take some time to meet with others in the common areas, ”Mässen”- our dining and kitchen area, or around the historical pool for the seals.

·    In the new built service house  ”Mysingen” you will relax with a sauna and view over the fjord.

·    Relax and sun bath on the inviting deck

·    listen to the history in the station’s app: ”coastal past”

·    You can also enjoy our package with lodge + evenings meal + breakfast + sheets and towel

 

Contact information

Gålö Sälstation
Oxnövägen 91
Gålö
Contact: Olivier och Isabelle
Phone: +46-765424005
Mobile: +46-739704753

E-mail: info@salstationen.com
Website: www.salstationen.com

Opening hours

We are on site in-between 9 och 11:00, and as well 15.00- 17:00. Contact us if you come later.

Price information

Price per night (low season): as of SEK 1000

Price per night (high season): as of SEK 1100

Facts

On site

· Take a Sauna, and a swim from the beach

· Relax and sun bath on the inviting deck

· Listen to the history in the station’s app: ”coastal past”

· Walk or trek from the station out in the nature reserve of Gålö

· Rent a boat, or Stand Up Paddle

·  Fishing, the area is known to be good for fishing

Excursion around

· Oxnö beaches and cliffs
· Visit Gålö’s folk museum in Morarna
· Ice age potholes in i Askviken
· Ancient castle remains close by Nor
· The local producers: Gålö’s dairy farm, Stegsholms gård

Directions

By train and bus från city, buses are staying at our parking. (about 1h15mn trip)

By car, free parkering by the main road.

From the parkering, walk about 300 m, first on a gravel road and then on a hilly wide path in the woods leading to the station.

Facilities

Shower
Sauna
Kitchen
WC