Island cottage on Mellerstön

In a protected bay of the island of Mellerstön in the archipelago of Piteå, lies an old fishing cottage with beds for up to 5 persons. The cottage is a perfect place for relaxation and connecting with each other, and with nature.

Season: The cottages can be booked during February- April in winter season, and June - September in summer season.

Bookings: Single night during weekdays, and weekends Friday-Sunday only (not possible to bok a single night at weekends).

Prices: Prices are 650 SEK per night per cottages for up to 5-6 persons, and include 12% VAT (Tax). Weekends (friday - Sunday) 1300 SEK

Payment: at booking by credit card. Last minute booking by Swish or Credit card at Check-in. No cash.

Check-in: Check-In Time 1-2 pm, Check-Out 12 am-1 pm. Other times after agreement.
Keys are delivered at taxi-boat transfer, or at pick-up station at Renöhamn - Piteå Kayak Centre in coded boxes. The code will be send after booking confirmation.

To Bring: You must bring your own drinking and cooking water, and food for your whole stay.
You also have to bring bedding sheets and pillow cases or sleeping bags (in winter). These can also be rented by Guide Natura.

OBS! Weekends can only be booked Friday to Sunday! 


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About the island cottage

In summer you reach the Island by boat, 30 min from Renöhamn or 45 min from central Piteå. You can book transfer by taxi boat from Guide Natura.  In winter you reach the cottage by snowmobile or skis from the mainland (Renöhamn 12 km, Piteå 19 km) or book a snowmobile taxi from Guide Natura.

The cottage is an original fishing cottage and equipped with a kitchen with gas stove and gas fridge, a wood stove, and bed capacity for 4 persons with the possibility of one additional person on an air mattress. Other equipment includes fishing gear, fishing boat, cocking equipment, blankets and pillows. You must bring your own water and food, as well as bed sheets and pillow-cases or sleeping bag, or rent from Guide Natura. A simple outhouse will be your close to nature toilet. In front of the cottages is an open fire place, and by the boat wharf  a sauna free to use. Lights ar by solar power and Kerosene lamps. There is no possibility to charge mobile phones.


About the area and the island

The cottage is beautiful located alone on a small cape of the large Island of Mellerstön. You are surrounded by the sea and have the subarctic nature as you neighbour with the native boreal forest where deer, moose and reindeer roam, and in spring and summer cranes call from the bogs, and you can hear the play of black grouse. The Sea eagle is nesting in the area and in the sea, you may spot the grey and harbour seal.

At the nearby (150 m) boat wharf is a free sauna, a small sand beach and additional toilets (outhouse style). From here you can explore trails of the island, do birding, explore the flora and in late summer pick raspberry, arctic bramble, cloudberry and sea buckthorn, in fall searching for mushrooms. The island is perfect for kayaking with shallow shores and fishing is free, you can use the fishing boat of the cottage.

Winter time cottage rental

Our coastal Cottages are open for rental in winter time from February and as long as the ice-conditions permit transportation on the ice, usually beginning of April. (please, contact us for ice-conditions).  There are snowmobile trails to the islands from Svartnäsudden on the mainland in case you have your own snowmobile.

If you do not have your own transportation to the island, Guide Natura has snowmobile transfer for up to 6 persons to the cottages >>.

The cottage has a wooden stove as heating, there is wood for the stove at the carbine, but you need w<arm sleeping gear (sleeping bags etc.) and proper clothing for winter conditions.

BOOK Boat tranfer here >>

BOOK Snowmobile tranfer here >>

For more information,
please, contact us.

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Visiting address:
Studio Guide Natura, Renön, Piteå
Postal Address:
Lövgrundsvägen 93,
94141 Piteå, Sweden

Tel. (+46)  070- 6722109 

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Bankgiro: 774-5060

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