Ekološko-turistična kmetija Lešnik, Golavabuka 24, Šmartno pri Slovenj Gradcu, , Altitude: 700 m
Size of farm: 24 ha
Open for guests: 1.1. – 31.12.
Rooms: 1/3, 1/4
Access by bus
The Lešnik organic tourist farm is very child-friendly, preserving tradition, common customs and people’s poetry. It offers an apartment and rooms.
The setting of the farm is a comfortable 700 metres above sea level, affording outstanding views to the valley and nearby hills, while being an ideal starting point for numerous excursions and themed trails. It is just 5 km from Slovenj Gradec, 6 km from a sports airfield, 3 km from a riding club and the church of Sv Jurij, which is now an attractive museum and 9 km from Kope ski centre. The surrounding area provides numerous possibilities for mountain biking, paragliding (it is possible to land on the farm) and sledging or skiing in winter.
The farm boasts a rich natural and cultural heritage, including protected linden and holly trees, a shingle-covered double hayrack, a wooden cottage, a granary with press and mill, a restored 19th-century chapel, two fountains, an ethnological collection and a herb garden. The area around the farm has numerous well-kept peaceful corners for walks and relaxation. The farm furthermore features a children’s playground, table tennis and volleyball court, while there are many toys, books and social games for children in the house.
The farm sets itself apart from others via its production of good-quality organic food and has the Biodar trademark. Having three children themselves, they are well-experienced child minders. Their daughter Karmen plays the zither, while son Andrej is an accordion and trumpet player.