Bryggholmens gård is beautifully situated on the island Bryggholmen in the lake Mälaren. You reach Bryggholmen easily by car, just one hour’s drive northwest of Stockholm, one hour’s drive west of Arlanda Airport, 50 minutes’ drive west of Uppsala, 40 minutes’ drive south from Västerås and Västerås Airport and 20 minutes south of the city of parks; Enköping. The farm and houses have a long history dating back to the 16th Century. All is described in a small exhitibition which can be visited free of charge on the site. Among other exciting facts, a large glasswork delivering glassware to the Swedish Royal family lay here.
Coordinates for your GPS Latitude: 59,5387 Longitude: 17,1353
There is so much to see in the area! Scroll down fort tips. We will be happy to assist you and advice you on other places to visit close to us.
Bryggholmens gård is a privately owned farm. Through franchise we have an agreement with the Swedish tourist organisation and Hosteling international. We have canoes for rent as well as a guest harbour. Here you will enjoy a typical as well as a special Swedish landscape, culture and atmosphere, see pictures of our farm and surroundings here.
In the main building (Herrgården we have two familyrooms, double as well as single rooms all indivudually decorated with old fashion country charm. All rooms (except one doubleroom with an ensuite bathroom) share bathrooms (five rooms on two bathrooms). We offer breakfast only. Please bring all other food you need during your stay.
How to reach?
You reach the island itself with our comfortable ferry (we only transport people and small goods, no cars!), or your own boat.
Bryggholmen is a place with slow pace and you come here to enjoy nature and rest and relax. However, it is also a good place to stay for day excursions in Uppsala, Stockholm and other cities around Mälaren.
GPS-coordinates: Latitude: 59,5387 Longitude: 17,1353
From Enköping, follow signs out of Enköping to Boglösa, the turn right to Vallby. When you have passed Vallby Church, turn right in the T-cross towards Bryggholmen. Park either on the left hand side parking 100 metres from the shore or just by the shore and wait for ferry. If you arrive outside ordinary ferry-times give us a call at +4617181480.
For a map, scan the QR-code below.
Please email us at info[at]bryggholmen.se for more information, bookings or questions.
Other intersting visits in the neighbourhood
An old castle with lovely gardens and café is Grönsöö castle.
For a genuine Viking feeling visit Frösåkers brygga
Silver mine Guided tours of the mines. Feel the depths – this tour leads you into the mine the same path the miners used by stairs, spiral staircases and walkways down to the 60 meters level of the mine.
Gårdsjö älgpark (Moose park), close encounters with real moose!
There are so many lovely farms and places with small shops and cafés to visit in the close area. We will be happy to help you to a day´s programme.
Lots to see also in Enköping- visit the tourist information!