Come and learn how we live here in the forest in a small village Masugnsbyn, Sweden



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  • Description


    Me and my wife can offer you a good stay here in north of Lapland 100km north of the arctic circle, we live in a small village and we have a empty cabin for you. One hour by bus or car from Kiruna along the road 395. We have good fishing in small lakes and big rivers nearby. Midnight sun in the summer and Northern Light, Aurora Borealis in the winter. From May and forward we are open. Flexible dates ofcourse.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We speak Swedish and English, we have experience in having guests from other countries, you will learn how we live here in the forest way north in a small village. We have kajaks, bicycles and skis for you.

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    We have some forestry and firewood cutting and splitting work to do, that we need help with.
    All of the work is easy to learn and the equipment is safe. We will work together.
    In summer 21 we are building a small sauna, help with that is appreciated.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Swedish: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    Finnish: Intermediate

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    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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  • Accommodation


    A small cabin with a woodfired sauna 900 meters from our house in the forest.
    We email pictures upon demand.

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    What else ...

    Buses are available 150meters from home, sometimes we have an extra car, there is good fishing opportunities, and forest hikes to go.

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

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    Hours expected

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

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