Our home used to be an oil tank, we have now transformed it into a modern home over three floors. The oil tank is located on Skrova, an island off the Lofoten town of Svolvaer.
The tank is perched on a hill overlooking some of the most impressive views of lofoten, it invites both inspiration and creativity, as well as silence and reflection.
A magnificent view surrounds it on all sides. Are you an artist, writer, musician? Or someone who just needs a quiet place of work for a time? Then this is simply perfect.
The town of Skrova offers rafting, whale watching, sea eagle watching, excellent fishing, white sandy beaches, northern lights, midnight sun and much more. A meal of fresh salmon, or perhaps a delicious whale meat is not far away. Just stroll down to the restaurant on the pier. Some of the best salmon and whale sashimi this side of Japan is found on the islands.
The oil tank is decorated with a modern interior to suit our tastes, and includes all amenities, including wireless internet. There are two separate bedrooms, plus sofa bed in the living room on the top. It can sleep up to 7 people. All beds have good down duvets. We can also organize several bed and breakfast accommodations for larger groups with our partners and friends on the island.
1st floor: Kitchen with dishwasher, dining table, hallway and bedroom with bunk beds. The bottom bunk is 120cm wide the top bunk is 90cm wide.
2nd floor: Bedroom with double bed, 160 wide, time, bathroom with shower and toilet with an amazing view.
3rd floor: Large living room with 360 ° views of the magnificent Lofoten mountains. Sofa bed which sleeps two. From the living room there are also steps the roof through a hatch. Sit in the hammock with a glass of wine and watch the midnight sun or the northern lights.