STF Vandrarhem Stora Fjäderägg

Amazing archipelago countryside and open sea

The islands of Holmön and Stora Fjäderägg are located in the north of the Baltic Sea and really come to life in summer. You will meet folksong enthusiasts, summer strollers and bird watchers, all of whom come here to enjoy the charms of the islands, the amazing countryside, the wild animals and the bird life.

Holmön

Discover Holmön by bicycle - If you want to discover the island’s magnificent countryside on your own, try biking. You can hire a bicycle at Novas Inn. Taste the island’s specialities in a silent forest glade or enjoy a cup of coffee on the cliffs at Berguddens lighthouse. You can buy refreshments at Novas Inn and at the village store.

Bicycle hire - Holmön’s boat museum Distance from ferry 200 m. Tel +46(0)90-552 20. Novas Inn, Distance from ferry 500 m. Tel +46 (0) 90 206 64 80

Restaurant/Food - Novas Inn. Tel +46 (0)90 206 64 80. Holmön’s village store. Tel +46 (0)90 551 70

Hiking - Come hiking and spend the night in beautiful archipelago countryside The 14 km long hiking trail on Ängesön is perfect for those wishing to get a little closer to nature. The trail is new and has many prepared rest areas. It offers a wide variety of terrain with beaches, forests, flat rocks and fields of rubble.

At Holmön boat museum, you can learn more about the island’s history and 600 years of the people who lived and worked on it. Many well-preserved historic boats can also be found here.

 

Holmöns Båtmuseum

ACCOMMODATION
Holmögården, Distance from ferry 500 m. Booking +46(0)76 827 29 46

Prästgården (The Vicarage).Open all year. Distance from ferry 1.5 km. Tel +46(0)90 71 27 50

Berguddens Lighthouse keeper’s house. Distance from ferry 3 km. Booking +46(0)76 827 29 46

STF Youth Hostel Stora Fjäderägg Lighthouse Station. Booking +46(0)70 691 72 20

Novas Inn, Camping. Tel +46 (0)90 20664 80

Kaplangården. Tel +46 (0)70 279 97 57

Slupen till Stora fjäderägg

Sail with the Sloop of Holmön to Stora Fjäderägg - If you wish to experience something really special, we can recommend a trip on the Sloop of Holmön – a reconstruction of a traditional trading sloop, sailed in the traditional way. The trip takes you to Stora Fjäderägg’s lighthouse, just an hour away from Holmön. Stay the night at the youth hostel in the lighthouse keeper’s house, enjoy the light summer nights, wander across sun-kissed heaths and shingle fields, explore the island’s labyrinths and take a look at the bird-ringing station.

  • The Sloop of Holmön  - Sails daily trips: Byviken’s ferry terminal–Stora Fjäderägg, 29.5–24.8.
  • Booking +46(0)70 691 72 20
  • STF Youth Hostel Stora Fjäderägg Lighthouse Station. Open 29.5–13.9.
  • Booking +46(0)70 691 72 20

 

Events 

  • Midsummer celebrations 
  • Postal rowing 
  • Sea Jazz Holmön 
  • Music for a summer evening, Holmön church
  • Holmö Day 
  • Holmö Week
  • International Lighthouse Day 

 

Welcome to Holmön!