To Do

When you stay with us there are several different places of interest in the immediate area and a number of activity options. Below we have listed those that we can recommend.


Book a bicycle

Järnavik Guest House has a partnership agreement with Utveckling & Äventyr, who has got electric bicycles and mountain bikes for exploring Blekinge’s beautiful countryside. These bicycles are at the Guest House. You may also book a 3-day cycling package via the paddleskompaniet’s website here


Kayak/Canoe rental – Information in the booth adjoining the Guest House.

The lush archipelago in Blekinge is Sweden’s most southerly. It has a large number of islands and bays and lends itself perfectly to canoeing. From Karlshamn in the west to Torhamn in the east, it is approximately 60 km as the crow flies, and Järnavik is strategically located in the middle of the archipelago. The Kayak rental is picturesquely situated by Järnavik Guest House.


A fantastic island with restaurant, café and shop. Boats leave from the harbour near the Guest House.  

Järnavik Campsite

Fine bathing beach and option of mini-golf. Circa 1 km walking distance from the Guest House.

Eriksberg Wildlife and Nature

A wildlife and nature park which is also the largest safari park in the Nordic countries. The restaurant can really be recommended with food of the highest quality. Circa 15 km from the Guest House.

Svartmåla – World class fishing in the middle of Blekinge’s Archipelago. Circa 6.5 km from the Guest House.

Väbylunds Icelandic horses

The chance to ride Icelandic horses. Circa 4.5 km from the Guest House.


A science discovery centre in Karlshamn. Circa 20 km from the Guest House.

Ronneby Brunnspark

A wonderful park facility including a waterpark. You can also go to the flea market on Sundays. Circa 20 km from the Guest House.


The nearest village with a shop and access to the trains to Ronneby/ Karlshamn/Karlskrona.


A 1000 m2 interior decor boutique where we offer a unique range of carefully chosen interior design items and accessories. With intuitive flair we present a handpicked range from both well-known brands as well as new rising stars, mixed with exciting vintage. 

Cycle in Bräkne countryside

Every year Bräknetrampen is arranged in Hoby offering five different circuits where you transport yourself from coastal villages, across countryside and forest regions and through exceptionally scenic surroundings, there are also stretches for racers and mountain bikes.  

Garnanäs fishingcamp

Our speciality is sport fishing, and for fishing enthusiasts Garnanäs is a paradise all year round. Here there is the possibility to fish a number of species, including pike. The pike fishing is, according to many sport fishermen, amongst the best in Sweden   

Bubbleball / Bumperball

The most fun form of football that you can play. No free kicks and virtually no rules at all. Book a tournament for your company, a stag or hen party, or sports team now!  

Boats/ Fishing

Experience world class fishing and rent your own boat with a 4-stroke engine. Järnavik and Blekinge archipelago are known for their pike fishing. Here there are plenty of big pike, often around 10 kilos – but there are also other good fish species such as perch, salmon and sea trout.

Circa 10 mins from Järnavik Guest House.

Food and Groceries

There are many good alternatives for eating, and the nearest grocer is an ICA shop in Bräkne-Hoby. There is also a smaller shop in Tjärö, and a kiosk-shop at Järnavik Campsite. The ICA shop also incorporates a chemist, an off-license and post office.  The medical centre and dentist are in Bräkne-Hoby.

Tjärö Restaurant

Fish and shellfish belong to the coast. With a view over Blekinge archipelago we welcome the gifts of the sea. For the most part we focus on clean and simple flavours – that have real taste. Regardless of whether you visit us for breakfast, lunch or a three course meal with extra everything, you will be met by a taste experience to remember.  

Järnavik’s Campsite Restaurant

We have a shop/kiosk and a fully licensed restaurant. The Restaurant opens on the 21st April, open only Fri.- Sun. until the high season.

Café Mandeltårtan

A pearl in Brunnsparken!

Welcome to Café Mandeltårtan – a café with home-baked delights in a cool newly renovated premises, worth seeing.