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“Perfection in the Arctic”
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Sea Gulls at the bird cliff in Ekkerøy
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Sea Gulls at the bird cliff in Ekkerøy
The former chapel at Ekkerøy has now 2 apartments. Diningroom in Sea Apartment.
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Sea Gulls at the bird cliff in Ekkerøy
The former chapel at Ekkerøy has now 2 apartments.
Diningroom in Sea Apartment.
Bathroom in Sea apartment. One is with washing machine for clothes,
Sleeping room with 2 singel beds in Sea Apartment at Ekkerøy.
Kitchen are very well equipped.
One of the sleeping room in the first floor.
Old furnitures make it cosy in the Sea apartment.
Very close to sea and good winters from February/March in Varanger.
Sea Apartment at Ekkerøy in North-Norway.
Its good conditions for birding in Varanger
Stormy weather at Ekkerøy
Cross country skiing in Varanger - with view to the sea!
Ekkerøy with the special nature
Endless roads in white landscape. Its normally easy to drive on the open winter-roads in Varanger.
Reindeer - as you often can see by the roads!
Ekkerøy - a place for relaxing holidays
The bird cliffs at Ekkerøy in March
Nice to enjoy the Varanger peninsula
Puffins at Hornøya - 45 minutes driving from Ekkerøy
The Stellers Eider - over all in Varanger and close to Ekkerøy!
View from the cliffs at Ekkerøy
Northern Light over Varanger where you can stay at Ekkerøy Holiday House. Photo:Roy H. Friskilæ
Varanger - special nature and few people!
Here you can stay! Northern light above Ekkerøy Holiday House in Varanger!
The birdlife in Varanger is special
Puffins at amazing Hornøya - 45 minutes driving from Ekkerøy
Claudberry in Varanger
Hornøya - beside Vardø - 45 minutes driving from Ekkerøy
Relaxing time at Ekkerøy
Reindeer - all over!
The kittiwakes comes in March and leave in August. Its about 30 000 of them at Ekkerøy.
One of the two beaches at Ekkerøy
Ingjerd Tjelle is running Ekkerøy Holiday House. She try to give you good memories from Varanger.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Vadso, Vadso Municipality, Finnmark, Northern Norway

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moreadven...
Abingdon, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Perfection in the Arctic”
Reviewed 15 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Ekkerøy is the centre for all birding in the Varanger area and the Holiday House the perfect base for exploring the area. We stayed 5 days in 'Emilie', a beautifully restored, warm, spacious and well-equipped traditional house, only a few hundred meters from the Ekkerøy bird cliffs and stunning scenery all around. Ingjerd was our welcoming hostess and she runs the place with a "no problem" attitude. A 5 star experience.

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Management Response
17 Jun 2017
Thanks Aulikki for a very nice review!
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vulpu63
Lengede, Germany
1 review
“Simply perfect!”
Reviewed 24 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Nice and excellent apartment with all comfort you need! Location is simply perfect for bird watching on Ekkeroy and along the cost line of Varanger. The apartment
Unfortunately 3 days was too short and especially this year too early (still a lot of snow on the landscape) to do all what I planned before. For sure I/we will come again and exactly to this accommodation.
Thanks for all, Ingjerd.

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Management Response
24 May 2017
Thanks for a very nice review and welcome back!! Best regards from Ingjerd
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maxwhitby
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“A perfect home away from home in magical Arctic Norway”
Reviewed 24 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Ekkerøy Holiday Houses are high quality places to rent on Varanger Fjord, conveniently located only a few km from Vadsø yet in the heart of the beautiful wilderness. I have stayed here for many years and can highly recommend them.

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Management Response
24 May 2017
Thanks Max for a lovely review! best regards and welcome back from Ingjerd
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permichel...
Stavanger, Norway
1 review
“Magnificent stay on Ekkerøy”
Reviewed 14 April 2017 for a stay in March 2017

My wife and me stayed 4 days in the modern and nice Bird View Apartment on Ekkerøy. Perfect situated on the Varanger Peninsula, -a paradise for bird watchers. With panoramic view against the bird cliff we also saw eagles and gyrfalcon, and at night exciting aurora borealis.
I am sure we will be back again!
Highly reccommended!

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Management Response
15 Apr 2017
Thank you Per for a nice review! And welcome back to you and your wife - best regards from Ingjerd
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leighlock...
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
“Perfect location, beautiful house.”
Reviewed 31 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Perfect location, beside beach, dramatic views in all directions. Comfortable and beautiful house - log fire, sauna and piano !

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
1 Apr 2017
Thanks Leigh for a very nice review - best regards from Ingjerd at Ekkerøy
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