Located on the island of Fyn, known as the garden of Denmark (and birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen), Falsled Kro is a timber-framed, thatched-roof inn with a history reaching back to 1744. All this, and wild strawberries, too.
The interiors are simple and rustic: whitewashed brick, wide-board floors, and the kitchen follows a seasonal almanac, based on what's growing in the surrounding vegetable and herb gardens. N.B.: Take a tour of the inn's verdant gardens at A Fairy Tale Garden in Denmark on Gardenista.
Above: The inn is surrounded by elderflowers and apple trees.
Above: The inn's original charm has been carefully maintained.
Above: A pair of hunting chairs positioned in front of the hearth.
Above: Meals are served in the rustic yet refined dining rooms.
Above: The inn's dining rooms are rustic and and
Above: A modern light fixture adds a note of modernity to a seating area.
Above: The 19 bedroom suites are simple and spare.
Above: Flowers from the inn's gardens.
Above: A bedroom suite with glimmers of gold.
Above: Throughout the inn, mirrors add reflective light.
Above: Tiled baths with modern fixtures.
Above: Dusk falls on the outdoor patio.
N.B.: To read more about the inn's vegetable and herb gardens, see A Fairy Tale Garden in Denmark.)