Live near a small lake in the heart of Södermanland, close to Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Last activity: 7 Sep 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 1 month



  • Description


    We are a family that lives on the country side, between 2 villages. Approx 40 min south from Stockholm. Fredrik, owner of land and house, taking care of the forest and also help other land owner to take care of their forest. I, Christina, work part time with horses as trainer and international judge. Together have we 6 children but they all grown up but come and visit during weekends.
    We have a quite big house and garden. We are very close to our own small lake there we swim and fish. We also have a boat in Mälaren, a big lake. On the estate is it also a boarding stable for horses and we also renting out houses. It´s not rowdy here but its people close around.
    Both Fredrik and I are very active and social people and like to have family and friends around us. We like to have people for BBQ and dinners.
    The area we live in is very historical and have lots of interesting things to see.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are an open and warm family who likes to meet new people. Our surroundings is very interesting and lots of cultural things to explore. We live in the heart of Södermanland, close to Stockholm. You will stay in your own house, only one room, with open fire, shower, toilet and its new renovated. We can offer friendly and nice stay with us. We like good food and happily share our hospitality to our guests.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We would like to get help with gardening, dog walking, painting, setting up fences and other different chores needed on the place.
    If you have experience from horses you are welcome to spend some time with the horses as well.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Swedish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    German: Beginner
    French: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    Spanish, italian

  • Accommodation


    One bedroom house, shower and toilet. Full equipped, modern standard and new renovated. Wifi. Your own patio.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are very close to buss and train. Lots to explore and do in this very historical and entertaining area. Fish in the lake, borrow our boat, swim and bath in the lake. Hiking. We are very close to a canoe renting place with amazing nature. visit the Royal castle Gripsholm. Visit Mariefred, a very old village. also visit Stallarholmen, lots of interesting hand craft.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 4-5 days a week

Host ref number: 584234677775

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