1. Sweden
  2. Götaland
  3. Gärsnäs (Simrishamn, Skåne)
  4. Ekogården
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Location and atmosphere

Ekogården is an organic farm since 1996 where the echo from the woods answer your shout! Ariel and Ann and their dogs and many cats welcome you to their farm camp in the valley. It is right in the middle of southern Swedens most popular touristic district of Österlen.


Campsite with dry toilets, normal shower, solar shower, fireplace, playground, washing machine, wifi and power posts. One double room in their greenhouse and two nicely situated caravans are also for rent. Kittens, apples and applejuice sold in season. Bicycles and canoes for rent.

Surroundings and activities

Waterfalls at nearby mill ruin Forsemölla, 3 km ; show garden, famous from television program Mandelmanns farm, 4 km; national park Stenshuvud by the Baltic, 5 km; lake Gyllebosjön bathplace , 3km; sandy beaches all along the coast of the Baltic; old town of Simrishamn with museums, harbour, restaurants, cafés and shopping, 12 km; walk trails and bike trails nearby and along the coast: famous trolley fishing from Simrishamn: art exhibitions, music concerts, flea markets and lots of woodfired stoneoven baked pizzas.

General information

Opening times accommodation01-05 t/m 30-09ReservationNot possible or not necessary, but desirable

Languages spoken

Norwegian, Swedish, English, German, Danish


Number of persons2Number of rooms2Price double room per night500 (3000 per week) SEK per room

Selfcatering housingunit

Number of persons2Number of holiday units1Price smallest unit per week3000 (500 per nacht) SEK per unit

Farm camping

Total number of pitches25Number of tent pitches20Only dry toilet/compost toiletPrice tent per night200 (2500 per maand) SEKPrice caravan/camper per night200 (2500 per maand) SEKCosts for use electricity per day50 (6-10A) SEKCaravan rental price per day500 (2x4 personen) SEKCaravan rental price per week3000 (2x4 personen) SEK


Distance to supermarket10 kmDistance to restaurants3 km





Bicycles for rent

Facilities for playing outside

Tours of the farm

Participation in daily farm-activities possible

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

Bicycles for rent

Marked trails

Guided nature tours



Open-air swimming pool

Special target groups

Working on the farm (in exchange for board and lodging) possible

Member of WWOOF (Willing Workers On Organic Farms)

not allowed to smoke in the rooms

Pets allowed if agreed upon

Landscape characteristics

Height above sea level (in meters)65

Sea, beach, dunes, lagoon

Predominantly agricultural

Farm production

A part-time farm

Organic or biodynamic farm

Route description

Nearest citySimrishamnNearest villageSkräddaröds by, 500 meters