Makosieje is located in the Mazury lake district some 15km from Ełk.
The local area boasts some of the finest lakes, rivers and forests in the region and is the ideal setting for a relaxing holiday in comfort.
Makosieje makes an excellent base for exploring the Mazury and all that it has to offer with national road 16 (Mikołajki – Augustów) being located within a 10 minute drive.
Closer to home there is immediate access to the lake Wielki Selment and a beach within 50m. The lake is a whopping 12.7km2 with two islands. The river Lega runs from the lake through Makosieje village. The lake provides the opportunity for all types of water sports and fishing – we have a rowing boat at your disposal to go fishing or explore the lake and river.
The house is located on the marked trail that goes around the lake (red markings) and is ideal for cycling or walking. Click here for further information.
The adjacent forest is a haven for wild life and mushrooms in the season.
The local town of Ełk provides a host of facilities including aqua park, cinema, concert hall, shopping, bars and restaurants. Ełk has a rich programme of events throughout the year. For more information click here.
For your immediate convenience shopping there is a local shop located in Makosieje 150m from the house.
- Ełk (Wikipedia)
- Mazuria – the Polish Lake District (Wikipedia)
- Gmina Ełk (Polish Language)
- Stowarzyszenie Adelfi (Polish Language)