Holiday house

Holidayhome Elpe


The house stands in a small village in the Sauerland. The house stands on a large plot of 1000 m2 on a sunny south slope with a beautiful panoramic view over the Elpedal.

The house can accommodate 10 people (maximum 8 adults). You can also rent the upstairs of our house between April 1 and December 1, sleeps 6 people (maximum 4 adults). The corridor on the ground floor (2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom) is then closed. You can use down the other rooms.
The house is only ever rented to one group.
For more information on "Notes on prices.

Layout of the house:
On the ground floor you from the hall into a corridor with two bedrooms, a bathroom and an extra wardrobe space. There is downstairs to find a laundry room and a playroom.
The staircase in the hallway leads to the floor where you will find the living and dining room with open kitchen. On the first floor are the remaining three bedrooms, including one children's bedroom, second bathroom and a separate toilet.
The layout of the house is ideal for two families or families with grandparents. Ample space together, but also the privacy of their own separate bedrooms and bathroom.

Winter sports:
Near Elpe are several ski resorts that Winterberg has the most comprehensive winter sports opportunities for both beginners and advanced skiers. Other nice ski areas can be found in, among other Altastenberg, Neuastenberg, Bödefeld (Hunau) and Willingen.

The Sauerland is a wonderful destination for an active holiday as a relaxing holiday. Enjoy the beautiful scenery, tranquility and space. Even kids will have lots of fun for the family-friendly Sauerland has fun rides for the little ones.
Our house is centrally located in Sauerland, refer to the "Additional Information" if you need more tourist information about the area want.

Shops / restaurants:
In the village you will find a small bakery, where you can get the morning's fresh bread. You can also extensive breakfast cheap.
For shopping you can visit the nearby Siedlinghausen.

Be found in the vicinity are several restaurants. Information can be found in the folder in the house.

Experiences Rating:
Are you curious about what other guests? Then look at the "Additional Information" and read the comments that have written our guests in the guest book.

If you are interested, but would you like to begin a free quotation? Send us a message via Ask a question to the landlord.

NB. We do not rent our home out to groups of youngsters.

The host, Roelof en Inge

Micazu member since April 2011

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We have renovated this fantastic house in Sauerland in 2010. It has become a warm and cozy holidayhome, with much attention paid to comfort and décor. We hope that our guests feel at home.
The house is very suitable for a skiing holiday, summer vacation, family or hiking trips, etc.
We would like to welcome you!
Roelof and Inge

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The base rate is based on 6 persons, for each person: € 8.00 per person per night.


Different arrival and departure days are only possible in consultation and if availability allows.

In some periods a short weekend (2 nights) booking. Ask for a quote on any ambiguity.

In the summer the house is rented only a week. You rent 2 or 3 weeks, you will receive a discount! Ask us for a quote.

Conditions if you want to rent only the upper floor:
- This is only for the period of April 1 to December 1, and at last minute in winter (within 2 weeks of departure).
- Up to 4 adults and 2 children under 12 years.
an adjusted rent (based on 4 people) and lower surcharges:
Cleaning fee (€ 55.00) and energy in the heating season (€ 10.00 / day).

Prices are not always displayed correctly when booking. We will gladly send you a free quotation.
Send us an email and the following particulars:
- The period,
- Whether you want to rent the whole house or just the upstairs,
- The number of adults and children (ages)
- Or no sheets.

Rates & duration

Prices are per stay

Minimum stay 3 nights
Week € 480.00
Midweek € 375.00
Night € 69.00
Weekend € 360.00
Minimum stay 3 nights
Week € 575.00
Midweek € 425.00
Night € 82.00
Weekend € 395.00
Minimum stay 3 nights
Week € 480.00
Midweek € 375.00
Night € 69.00
Weekend € 360.00
Minimum stay 7 nights
Week € 975.00
Midweek -
Night € 139.00
Weekend -
Minimum stay 7 nights
Week € 699.00
Midweek € 450.00
Night € 100.00
Weekend € 435.00


Here you will find any mandatory and optional additional costs.

Bed linen
€ 7.50
Per stay
Pay at booking | optional
Damage deposit
€ 200.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | required
Energy surcharge winter
€ 12.50
Per night
Pay at booking | required
Extra person (base rates apply to 6 persons)
€ 8.00
Per person per night
Pay at booking | required
Final cleaning
€ 70.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | required

Location & tips

Additional information

We mention here some comments that our guests have left in Elpe in our guestbook:

We spent the last week of the year enjoyed in your beautiful home in Elpe. Lovely walk. The girls have skied. The house is really all amenities. Lovely beds and nice bathrooms. We like to come back one more time. (2010)

We have already reached the end of our holiday work again. It was really enjoy. What a cozy and comfortable home. Spacious rooms, lovely clean and very complete. The decor is warm to. (2011)

It is very beautiful here and we had a wonderful relaxing week. No white Christmas but can ski in Winterberg. Nice that there is a Christmas tree in the house during this period. Beautiful surroundings and nice things. (2011)

Compliments for your beautiful home! All extra care (present herbs, soap, spacious kitchen inventory :-) never gets it wrong ... centrifuge and so we could go on) made sure we felt at home! Also liked that could be in the winter garden and the little "big" kids! Played there quite We enjoyed your home! (2012)

We have had wonderful days here. What a beautiful home and what you have everything well organized. Everything has been thought, to games, DVDs and lektuur far. Great, really lacking in nothing. (2012)

What we hoped for has come true: a big beautiful house, yet cozy and artfully designed. We felt right at home. Moreover, a great view of the Sauerland countryside. (2012)

What a nice house with a beautiful view! Every day the sun was shining so the trees on the other side even better come true! The afternoons we include soaking up the sun on the balcony seated with temperatures of around 20 degrees (and that in October). The house is fully equipped. We only had the upstairs and that was fine for us. We have enjoyed it! (2012)

We are full of praise for the beautiful house and location. We can (and will) recommend it to anyone and will definitely come back! Very pleasant we found the well-stocked kitchen cabinets and the presence of toys. (2013)
In Sauerland are many customs and traditions still honored. Experience it with the Sauerland.

Schutz Fest (marksmen)
Each village in the Sauerland, however small, is celebrating its own Schutz Fest. A large room with Vogel-party, a festive procession with the ladies wearing beautiful party dresses, disco in the shooter halls and many other activities.

Kartoffel braten (roasting potatoes)
Freshly harvested potatoes are cooked in embers of beech and then eaten potato with bacon, onions and butter.

Easter fire
Weeks before one is trying to collect piled into a large Easter hump, which is then lit on Easter Sunday. While enjoying a drink large piles of wood and Christmas trees
In Elpe youth goes door to door to sell or to ask for the Easter fire. Contribute eggs The money is then beer and soft drinks bought and the visitors get a free drink during the Easter fire.

The tradition of the annual village border inspection, the "schnadentocht", dates back to the 14th century. In parallel, residents along the borders of their village and checked that all boundary stones, the schnaden, were still intact. This custom is centuries remain. The oldest "schnadentocht" takes place every two years in Brilon. Early in the morning the men on the road. Women may only appear in the adjacent forest feast.

Beer and breweries
Sauerland is famous for its beer. There are numerous companies that you can visit and happy to arrange tours (including in Warstein).
In the winter you can ski in one of the resorts in and around Winterberg (total 40 km. piste). Almost all slopes are equipped with snow cannons, and on various slopes also evening skiing is possible. For cross-country skiers there are several trails, for example around the 'Kahler Asten' is a beautiful ski area with 120 km. interconnected trails.
For hikers there are beautiful marked trails in the snow.
The famous ski resort Willingen is worth to visit, it is about 23 km from Elpe and has a total of 18 km. of elevation.
Looking for something closer,you can find a nice small ski village Bödefeld at 7 km. distance.
In december a Christmas tree and other decorations give a cozy Christmas atmosphere.

With an attractively set table, you can enjoy a delicious Christmas dinner.
If you book our house, we receive an SMS and an e-mail and we try to respond as quickly as possible. Because Micazu booking system does not always calculates precisely the extra cost or a discount, we will send you a cost breakdown so you can see what is the total rent. If you do not agree with the rent and want to refrain from rent, you need to inform us within 1 day.

Then we will send you a booking confirmation / lease agreement. A number of issues relating to cancellation of the lease payment we will mention here.

If canceled up to 42 days before the rental period the deposit will not be returned.
Cancellation from 42 days to 21 days before commencement of the rental period is half of the total rent due.
If canceled from 21 days to 1 day before the rental period is 90% of the total rent due.
If canceled 1 day in advance or from the first day of the rental period is the full rent due.

Within 14 days after booking, the booking confirmation you received is to be signed and returned, and the deposit on the rent (20% of the total rent) to be payed. The remaining amount (80% of the total rent) must be at least 6 weeks before commencement of the lease be paid.
The reservation is definite when the deposit is paid.

For last minute bookings, the total rent must be paid at once and the due date may be adjusted.

NB. Subject to change. The conditions in the lease that is sent to you are binding.
The house includes 2 garages, one of which can be used by guests for example to put in ski equipment, bicycles, etc.

Above the garage is a spacious room where the garden furniture is stored. The room is also very suitable for children to play in for example when rainy weather.
- The main attraction is of course Winterberg. Known as resort, but also in other seasons there is much to do. A short summary of what to see and do:
• The Kahler Asten (841 meters) with observation tower offers fantastic panoramic views of the area and there are also beautiful walks possible.
• The bob and toboggan run.
• Panorama Adventure Bridge.
• Bike Arena, with 37 and 7 mountain bike cyclist routes over 1700 km. Furthermore, the Bike Park with a mountain bike trail of 9 km.
• Kletterwald Winterberg: a climbing forest with several trails.
• The indoor (300m) and outdoor kart track (850 m) in Winterberg-Niedersfeld are open from April / October.
- Frankenberg is southwest of Elpe and is a beautiful town with half timbered houses. You can also visit the District Local History Museum and the Museum Thonet, with a collection of modern furniture design.
Frankenberg is a freely accessible Wildpark Frankenberg across the Old Town.
- The beautifully situated in the beautiful spa town of Bad Berleburg Berleburg baroque palace you can visit.
- The Eder is the third largest reservoir in Germany. You can go swimming, rowing, canoeing, surfing, sailing, water skiing and diving. Around the lake bike paths and a large animal wildlife park with an extensive raptor Edersee department and demonstrations.
- Southward of the Eder, including the National Kellerwald-Edersee with an area of about 5724 ha.
- The open air theater in Hallberg (in Winterberg) gives in summer 2012 performances for adults (Les Miserables) and children (the Jungle Book).
- Under Winterberg is the Rothaargebirge, a national park with large beech forests and many hiking trails.
- Attahöhe caves in Attendorn. One of the longest and most beautiful caves of Germany.
- The Biggesee, a large reservoir has possibilities for water sports.
- Elspe is a town that attracts many visitors each year in connection with the Karl May Festspiele. This summer, from 23 June to 2 September 2012, there is a performance of Winnetou. In addition,on the festival site there is lots to be seen and to do for young and old: shows (stunt / rodeo / music) and live music in the saloon. There are daytime and evening performances. On the grounds there are also several restaurants, bars and snack bars and a playground.
- Schmallenberg is an old Hanse city with a beautiful center with many timber-framed houses.
- In Schanze, south of Oberkirchen, on the Kyrillpad you can see the effects of hurricane Kyrill in 2007.
- A beautiful highway leads from Siedlinghausen (at 3km from Elpe) through the Sorpedal. You will pass picturesque villages by a lovely wooded area.
- Willingen is a major tourist attraction in all seasons. It is always crowded and there is so much to do, that you are sure to be entertained a whole day.
• You can visit the Hochheideturm the Ettelsberg (838 m) with the gondola. There are beautiful well-marked walks off.
• The Wild-und Freizeitpark including indigenous wildlife, bears, monkeys, birds and many attractions. There are falconry shows and an owl show data.
• The summer toboggan run.
• The Lagunenbad, a fantastic water park.
• If you like beer, visit the brewery in Willingen.
• Midgetgolfbaan
• The slate mine 'Christine'
• Bike-Welt Willingen, everything in the field of cycling, mountain biking and E-bike.
• Indoor ice rink (open again from 23 June)
• Check Willinger glassworks
• Kart and bowling
• Climbing gym
• The Mühlenkopfschanze, where World Cup ski jumping are held.
• Of course a part of the trail 'Uplandsteig.

- Brilon is a nice place. In the city museum is an exhibition on the dinosauriërsfound in Brilon-Nehden.
- Diemelsee Nature Park offers plenty of watersports.
- North of Elpe is a beautiful area. We encourage you to visit the town of Arnsberg area certainly. Arnsberg offers history (Sauerland Museum), culture, nature (Arnsberg Forest Nature Park) and sociability. It has a beautiful old town. Wildlife Parks in this area are Arnsberg Vosswinkel and Wildpark Völlinghausen and the Möhnesee.
- The Möhnesee offers in summer many opportunities for sailing, surfing and swimming. There are also wonderful biking and hiking trails along the shore around the lake. Rent a bike/E-bike or drive to the Möhnesee Sperrmauer to Haus Delecke (boat and half-day bike rental for € 15.00), there is a cycle network of about 40 km.
- A visit to town Warstein, known from the Warsteiner beer is worth it. You can visit the brewery. And also in Warstein there is a wildlife park (free) and children's playground.
- Closer to Elpe in Ramsbeck, you will find the Erzbergwerk Ramsbeck. Ideal to visit if the weather is not beautiful. With a train, you go 1.5 km into the mine, 300 meters deep. Previously, in this mine lead, silver and zinc could be found. In the Erzbergbaumuseum you can see minerals, machinery and a slideshow.
- In the town Wasserfall, just a few kilometers from Elpe, visit 'Fort Fun', a adventurepark in western style. For the opening days and times refer to the information book in our house. The park is the largest in the Sauerland and offers young and old all day entertainment including wild west theater, roller coasters, water rides, shows, playground, train, tobogganing, etc.
Also at Wasserfall a hike to a waterfall can be made,the best effort is just after the winter. In summer, the waterfall is often not much more than a thin stream, but it's still a nice walk.
- The Bruchhauser Steine, large rocks, lava rock on top of the Istenberg (727m) can be found near the village Bruchhausen. In Bruchhausen is a Mountain Toboggan
- The Hennesee is a lake with water sports.
There are many pools in the Sauerland. We mention here only a few.

The nearest swimming pool (3 km) you find in Siedlinghausen. In summer, the outdoor swimming pool is open and in winter a heated indoor pool.

Indoor and outdoor Winterberg
The indoor and outdoor swimmingpool Winterberg is located on the Buchenweg. The dimensions of the pool is 50m x 20m and the dimensions of the indoor pool is 25m x 10m. Depending on the weather, the outdoor pool is open from May to September. From the cafe you have a beautiful panoramic view of the pools.

In Bad Fredeburg is the SauerlandBad with a 100 meter long 'Magic Eye' slide and Turbo slide. There are also an adventure, sauna, whirlpool, a small outdoor, rain cave, a river stream, a pool, a relaxation area and solarium.

In Olsberg you can visit the Aqua Olsberg, a nice pool with lots of swimming and playing facilities. There are also saunas and there are thermal bathings.

Willingen has the 'Lagunen Erlebnisbad' with two indoor and two outdoor pools and a total of 1.200m ² water surface, offers lots of waterfun. The complex has a salt water bath (32 ° C) water and varied attractions such as the grotto whirlpool, waterfall, fountains, wild water channel and a giant slide (125m long). There is also a children's paradise with mother-infant bath and diverse playing.

You can also swim in one of the many reservoirs. The nearest is the Hillebachsee in Winterberg-Niedersfeld. Others are Biggesee, the Diemelsee,the Edersee, the Möhnesee and Sorpesee.
We find it important that our young guests want for nothing. Our house has a cot and a Koelstra cot with an extra thick mattress. Also available: a children's pool (+ standard), a chair, a wooden box. And of course, it must also be played: we have a large quantity of toys, games, stuffed animals, a slide, a doll, puppets, sled, etc. Played out? Then a nice (comic) book or watching a DVD, we have enough for a lot of hours of viewing pleasure. And miss you during your stay something, please let us know first and foremost.



Living room
1st floor
30 m2


Dining corner / Dining Table

Dining Chairs (8)

Bedroom 1
1st floor
17 m2

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm


Bedroom 2
1st floor
9 m2

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm


Bedroom 3
1st floor
7 m2

Bed: Bunk bed 190 x 80 cm


Duvets (2)

Bedroom 4
Ground floor
15 m2

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm


Bedroom 5
Ground floor
10 m2

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm


Bathroom 1
1st floor
8 m2


Shower (1)


Bathroom 2
Ground floor
5 m2



Washbasin (1)


Type: Open

Stove: Ceramic (4 Cooking zones/burners)


Swimming pool

Type: Covered swimming pool / Inground pool

Heated swimming pool: Heated swimming pool

Privacy: Public swimming pool (3 away)


Accommodation type

  • Holiday house

Total floor space

  • 130 m2


  • Child's bed (1)
  • Playpen
  • Child's toys
  • Child's chair (1)
  • Child's bath
  • Camping bed (1)

Sports & Recreation

  • Golf
  • Mountainbiken
  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Winter sports

Travel Ideas

  • Budget
  • Child friendly
  • Luxury accommodation
  • Peace & quiet
  • Group accommodation


  • Central heating

Internet, Wifi, Audio

  • Satellite receiver
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • Dvd player
  • Wifi

Outdoor Facilities

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Garage
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Parking place
  • Private driveway
  • Play set(s) (1)
  • Terrace (1)
  • Garden
  • Garden house
  • Garden chair(s) (12)
  • Garden table(s0) (2)
  • Sledge (2)


  • Washing machine
  • Hall
  • Storeroom
  • Scullery / laundry room
  • Seperate toilet (1)
  • Smoking not allowed
  • No pets allowed

Games & entertainment

  • (Board) games
  • Dartboard
  • Table football
  • (Comic)books
  • DVDs / Blu-rays
  • Table Tennis Table


  • Detached house

Winter sports

  • Slope 50km or less
  • Ski lift more than 500m
  • Height up to 1000m
  • Ski storage

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