Welcome to Båstad and the Bjäre Peninsula

The Bjäre Peninsula in southernmost Sweden has it all. Surrounded by the sea it offers spectacular vistas from the Ridge of Halland. Here you’ll find:

  • winding trails for solitary rambles where you might recharge your batteries.
  • sandy beaches perfect for family outings.
  • picturesque Båstad, a bustling summer resort with comfortable hotel rooms, excellent restaurants, famous night life and an abundance of tennis tournaments.
  • golf courses and ancient monuments from the Bronze Age nuzzling together.
  • legendary soprano Birgit Nilsson’s home, now turned into a museum.
  • magic Hovs Hallar, the film location of Ingmar Bergman’s prize-winning movie The Seventh Seal.
  • secret hideaway of J F Kennedy and Swedish girlfriend Gunilla.
  • local produce turned into delicious meals by skilled Swedish chefs.