Göta Canal, cottages for rent in Sjötorp

Sjötorp, Mariestad

The restaurant and cafe KanalKrogen is situated right by the marina in Lake Vänern and the first lock of Göta Canal in Sjötorp. Adjacent to the Restaurant is the holiday village, 7 small red cabins with 4 beds in each.

The cabins have simple standard including bunk beds and a small kitchen area with cooking necessities. Nearby is the service building where you will find toilet and shower.

Right outside the cottages, there are generous lawns and views of Lake Vänern, where you can watch the beautiful sunset.

The Restaurant

The restaurant serves traditional Swedish dishes, a la carte, burgers and pizza. Pub evenings with live entertainment. The cafe serves sandwiches, ice cream and cakes.

Large outdoor seating on a wooden deck. Takes bus groups and other groups if booked in advance.


Sjötorp is an idyllic place in the summertime, and its locks are a popular tourist attraction. In the harbour you will find a Canal- and maritime museum, passenger boats, cycle rent, handicraft, ice cream, smoked fish, mini golf and a lot more. The old road along Göta Canal has become a popular cycling path.

Contact information

Stenbordsvägen 10
54066 Sjötorp
Contact: Mats Carlsson
Phone: +46-50151444

E-mail: info@kanalkrogen.com
Website: www.kanalkrogen.com

Opening hours

Mid April - August
Open daily: 11:00-22:00

Price information

One night: SEK 500
One week: SEK 3000
Bed linen: SEK 100

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