About This Listing
Nestled in the heart of the pristine Southern Bohemian forest, our family owned house invites you to enjoy the area’s lush natural surroundings from well-appointed accommodation only 7km from the UNESCO world heritage town of Český Krumlov and 14 km from beautiful Lake Lipno. You will find the surroundings perfect for mountain biking, hiking, canoeing, rafting, horse riding and skiing.
Set within a tastfully renovated 18th century estate that functioned as a mill and blacksmith forge until the 1940’s, this farm offers three fully self-contained apartments, outdoor entertaining areas, and a creek-side barbecue.
Ideally situated to take advantage of the surrounding forest’s peace and tranquility, or indulge in the many cultural activities of the region, there is definately something for everyone.
Old Bakery 1 BEDROOM APARTMENT
Bedroom with queen size bed or two single beds on request, spacious open plan living and dining room with a pull out sofa bed, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with bath, hardwood floors, exposed timber beams, TV/DVD, Netflix. Linen and towels provided. Sauna in common area.
We have two very friendly dogs, cat and five amusing ducks.
Transport from Český Krumlov to Novosedly by bus. The buses are however very limited and we recommend to have your own transportation.
We speak Czech, English, German and French.
Sauna, outdoor BBQ. During season you can also purchase organic chicken and duck eggs.
There is not a good public transport so we recommend for visitors to have a car.
Apartment – each apartment is self-contained, with all the standard kitchen equipment, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. Towels and linen are provided. We change the towels and linen every week but let us know if you need to change them more often.
WIFI – the security password for internet connection is (phone number hidden)rbecue – the barbecue pergola is next to the glass house. Let us know if you want to use our portable charcoal barbecue. You can set it up next to the waterwheel or anywhere else on the property.
Breakfast - we do not serve breakfast.
Keys – there are two keys provided. One key is for the apartment and the other opens the front door, that is usually locked after 23:00.
Rubbish – rubbish bins are located in the covered garage next to the glass house.
Recycling – please place all plastic and plastic bottles next to the rubbish bins. Glass bottles can be left in the apartment or put them next to rubbish bins outside. Any glass beer bottles can be returned at any supermarket. You just place the bottles into the machine and press the button to give you a receipt. You will receive your deposit back at the counter.
Compost – if you have any organic compost, you will find our leaf and compost pile by following the upper creek 40m to the pine trees.
Firewood – there is firewood basket in each apartment. If you run out of wood, please take the wood from the basket placed in the corridor, or load your basket from the pile of wood that is in the courtyard.
Sauna – the access to sauna is 200,-CZK per sauna. Let us know in advance when you want to take the sauna, so we can turn it on. It takes about 45 minutes to heat up. The instructions to how to take a sauna are above the stone basin in the sauna area. When inside the sauna, sprinkle some water provided in the wooden bucket over the stones for more humidy.
Washing machine – there is liquid soap and fabric softener on the window sill. The cost of one load of washing is 50,-CZK. Instructions how to use the machine are on the window sill.
Clothes drying – there is one clothes line at the top behind the vegetable garden and one clothes line in the sauna area. If you need your clothes to dry quickly use the dryer next to the washing machine. You only need to insert the hose that is usually inside the dryer to the opening at the back of the dryer and select the type of fabric and time at the top.
Our animals – we have two dogs Ben, the friendly giant and Maddy, the spotty dog. Maddy is friendly but doesn´t like to be patted that much as she is 14 years old, so just ignore her. Ben will most probably keep you company during your stay and will try to get into your car Let us know if you have any animal allergies or if they are bothering you. We will keep them at a distance. Keep and eye out for our entertaining Indian runner ducks, who cruise the creek. You will probably meet our cat Lojza too.
Please feel free to move around the property and make yourselves at home! If there is anything we have forgotten to place in the apartment or if we can do anything to help you just let us know.
Enjoy your stay at Kamenný Potok!!!
thank you for having a good time with our children in the old bakery. We felt very comfortable with you as our host. We hope to come back and can advise everyone who is looking for a good time in chechen in the middle of nature and nice sightseing to visit you.
Petra warmly welcomed us even though we arrived in late night hours. She and her husband was very friendly and helpful. Don't get first idea of old bakery, the rooms were very clean and modern. We had a great stay, highly recommended!
Wir haben mit unseren beiden Söhnen und unserem Hund Urlaub bei Petra und Courtney gemacht und uns sehr wohl gefühlt.
Am Haus fließt ein kleiner Bach vorbei, die Kinder hatten großen Spaß mit dem Spielen am Wasser.
Die Wohnung war sehr gemütlich und liebevoll eingerichtet.
Am Grundstück konnten wir uns frei bewegen und wie zu hause fühlen.
Wir möchten gerne wiederkommen!
Petra was so welcoming and helpful. She very kindly went out of her way to pick us up from Cesky Krumlov. Her English is excellent so conversation was easy; she gave us lots of helpful advice about how to get to local places and offered to ring taxis etc for us. She made us feel welcome by leaving some Easter eggs in the kitchen! The local forest is beautiful and she helped us by drawing a little map so we could walk to Krumlov each day. She offered us eggs from her chickens and the apartment is beautiful; very clean and tidy but still with a very warm, cosy feeling. Wood was left for us so we lit the fire each night. There were some useful condiments in the cupboards which we did not expect. The equipment and facilities were excellent. Although busy with her own family and guests staying, we felt we could explore and potter about her little farmstead without being a nuisance. Thankyou so much Petra!
Versteckt zwischen seichten Hügeln, liegt das Anwesen von Petras Familie. Angenehme Ruhe, die einen den Alltag sofort vergessen lässt.
Die liebevoll ausgebaute alte Bäckerei ist wunderschön, wir haben uns sofort wohl gefühlt. Alles was man so braucht ist vorhanden, wenn etwas fehlt oder benötigt wird, ist Petra immer gern bereit für Abhilfe zu sorgen. Sie ist sehr sehr herzlich.
Die Tage dort waren Erholung pur und wir werden in jedem Fall wiederkommen.
Wir haben uns in der alten Bäckerei bei Petra sehr wohl gefühlt. Sie hat uns herzlich willkommen, uns gute Tips gegeben und war immer ansprechbar. Ansonsten konnte man eine ungestörte Zeit in schöner Umgebung verbringen. Highlight waren die Saunabesuche. Alles super!
Der Aufenthalt war wie in einem Märchen.. Und auch wie fort ging es viel zu schnell vorbei.. Eine liebevolle Familie... Liebevoll eingerichtete Apartments ... Absolute Klasse.. Kann ich jedem empfehlen , der die Natur und die Ruhe liebt
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About the Host, Petra
I returned to the Czech Republic with my husband after 8 years of living in Australia and 3 years in France. The countryside around Český Krumlov is so beautiful and the area around us so peaceful that I am so happy to be back at home. We love independent travelling and getting to know new people, which inspired us to renovate our family home and rent it out to people that share the same passion.
I speak Czech, English, French and some basic German. My favorite destination is France where I studied for a year and than decided to work for couple of years before returning home.
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