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Stand Up Paddling Along Lake Pyhäjärvi in Southwest Finland

Experience Stand Up Paddling alongside the beautiful lakeshores of Pyhäjärvi, also dubbed the Jewel of the Satakunta Region. The Sieravuori Holiday Resort and Watersport Centre offers you an unforgettable experience in the Finnish wilderness. You will have guided SUP training and experience an exciting paddling tour on a lake or a river. In Sieravuori, you can enjoy stunning views and light summer nights, eat delicious local wild food, walk along the nearby nature trails or choose many of the activities offered by the Water Sport Centre.

Local Cottage by Lake Saimaa

Get to know the local lifestyle, meet local people, experience the pure nature and clean air. Enjoy local food at its best, for example "muikku". Includes: Stay 3 nights at a high standard cottage, all meals, 2 guided trips, equipments provided. Possibility to book transfers from Mikkeli train station.

Family Activity Holiday in Metsäkartano

A picturesque hideaway situated in the beautiful Finnish Lakeland region - the base camp of Metsäkartano is an ideal location for a fabulous family activity holiday. You are assured of a genuine wilderness experience that includes fresh air, hilly forests, lakes and rivers which reach as far as the eye can see – the perfect place to get active!

Foodie's Delight in Turku

Stay in the heart of the city at the Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone, and enjoy the Turku Food Walk. The Food Walk Card takes you to the best spots and inside the local food culture. We also recommend a visit to the Market Hall, built in 1896, and the Market Place, both just a short walk from your hotel.

Eco Hostel Linnansaari

The Eco hostel has 5 log huts on the main island of Linnansaari National Park. There is also a sauna, well, kiosk and open fireplace. Each hut has 4 beds and basic furniture. A regular boat service between Oravi and the main island runs 4 times a day in summer. On the island you can hike on marked trails.

Emmes Retreat: a Place for Silence

Emmes Retreat – a place where you can experience great natural surroundings and unforgettable overnights in our lakeside treehouses. Peaceful and pure nature, clear lakes and interesting history are waiting for you.

Finnish Design Package

Helsinki is an ideal place to get to know Finnish design and architecture – and to buy Finnish design products. Located in the centre of Helsinki, Hotel Arthur is an ideal home base with easy reach to all the main sights, museums and shops. The package includes: accommodation for 2 persons in Hotel Arthur in an Art Nouveau room, buffet breakfast and a private sauna for 90 minutes.

Holiday Cottage with Sauna by the Lake

Feel like a Finn for a week! Enjoy a relaxing Finnish holiday by the lake in one of our cottages. Walk in the woods or along the six-kilometer wild seashore of Ölmos. Pick berries and mushrooms, go fishing in a rowing boat, have a sauna and barbecue evening. Kimito islands offer various cultural events and festivals, local producers sell their products direct from the farm or in small markets. Make a day trip and visit the Archipelago National Park, Bengtskär Lighthouse or the Fortress of Örö. We speak Finnish, Swedish, English, French, Italian and some German and Spanish.

Holiday Apartment Herttuatar at Vuokatin Aateli

Herttuatar is a comfortable and functional holiday apartment where log walls, ceiling beams, and the heat-storing soapstone fireplace create a cosy atmosphere. The sauna boasts fibre optic lighting and the option of listening to music. Herttuatar, remodeled in the summer of 2012, is an 81 m² holiday house for 6 to 10 people with three bedrooms, living room, kitchen, sauna, bathroom, two half baths, glassed-in balcony and porch, and a storage room. The high-quality facilities feature a whirlpool, air-cooling system and a separate ski maintenance room with forced ventilation.

Accommodation in the archipelago of Lake Saimaa

Would you like to rent a design villa or just prefer a single room? Nestorinranta offers you all of this and everything in between: a modern villa with 2 bedrooms on the beach of Lake Saimaa, a cottage for nature lovers on the beach of Lake Saimaa, a studio, a log granary, a place for a tent and so on.

Wellness Stay at Iso Syöte

Welcome to Iso Syöte, to experience relaxing days and to revitalise yourself. Enjoy the sun in your face, the warmth of the Finnish sauna and the clear air in the forest and hills. On top of that you can have a unique and healthy break in a salt room. Try out healthy Nordic Walking exercises or enjoy one of Arctic Spa treatments, aromatic or hotstone massages. You’ll be ‘reborn’ after your stay here.

Villa Skitunäs

Villa Skitunäs is a charming log-wood villa for 10 people. The seaside villa is in Pyhtää, only about 1h drive from Helsinki. There is plenty of room for families and the grassy grounds are ideal for children to play in. There are 3 bedrooms downstairs and one sleeping alcove above the sauna. On the mezzanine there is a pool-table and some single beds. Large living room has a wood burning fireplace and a beautiful sea view from the window. Sauna and a grill hut with reindeer skins offer unforgettable memories for visitors all year around.

Midnight Golf

Enjoy a unique golf experience under the Finnish midnight sun. The Vierumäki Resort is Finland’s most versatile fitness and leisure venue, and its facilities include three golf courses. Midnight Golf events run in the summertime, starting at 2:00 AM. Vierumäki has two full golf courses, Classic and Cooke. There is also the par-3 Coach course, which has been designed especially for short-game practice and younger players. In the winter months, players can hone their game at the resort's winter training site, at Vierumäki Centre.

Unique Arctic Glass Igloos

The glass igloos at Santa's Hotels are intended for year-round use. The new glass-roofed Arctic view rooms offer a whole new way to experience Lapland, bringing its ever-changing nature closer than ever. When you stay in these rooms, a unique view of Luosto presents itself outside the windows every day. The Northern Lights, midnight sun, autumn colors and Polar night are right next to you, and you can enjoy the comforts of a modern hotel room. All Santa's Hotels’ glass rooms are only a few steps from the hotel's services and have a fully-equipped bathroom, toilet, and shower.

Accommodation

All of our rooms are equipped like a home and are suitable for long stays. The bathroom has a toilet, shower, and hair dryer. The kitchen has a refrigerator, stove, microwave oven, electric drip coffee maker, electric kettle, and tableware. The following can be borrowed from the reception: oven, two-sided sandwich grill, and clothes iron. All of our guests can enjoy the roofed fireplace and grill outside.

Holiday Apartment Prinsessa at Vuokatin Aateli

Vuokatin Aateli's Prinsessa suite accommodates two persons comfortably. It is located downstairs of the Herttuatar apartment, near the fountain. The size of the apartment is 21 m². It has a combined living room and bedroom, a high standard bar kitchen, electric sauna with cable lighting and sculpted benches, and a glazed-in terrace. The similar Prinssi suite is situated next door.

Various Accommodation Services

We offer a wide variety of accommodation packages for visitors to the Isojärvi National Park. We have packages for hikers, day-trippers, paddlers and many others. Please visit our website for details.

Villa Ozero

Spacious 120m2 holiday Villa in the heart of Tahko center by the Syväri lake. Uniquely beautiful views straight to the ski slopes and Syväri lake. Here you can enjoy a relaxing holiday without a car. Restaurants, Spa, Shop, ski slopes, ski tracks, beach and Golf course situated only max 500m distance. Free WLAN connection available.

Experience Finnish Sauna and Nature

1–3 nights accommodation at Revontuli cabin. Finnish sauna tour. Introduction to different kinds of saunas in Finland; smoke sauna, tent sauna, "Spell" sauna. You can try all the different saunas while you enjoy the beautiful lake scenery and clean lake waters of Central Finland. Guided nature trail where you learn about Finnish birds and plants Canoe trip on Lake Iso-Virmas 3 course Finnish dinner for all nights

Stay Overnight, Into The Wild

Malmbacka is a recently established village of cottages in historical Snappertuna in Southern Finland. It is surrounded by wild animals in a beautiful rural setting. Here you can enjoy our beautiful nature all year round, do some hiking and bicycle trips, spend relaxing vacation days, and experience peace and quiet at its best. You can prepare your food over an open fire and sleep in a cottage or in a charcoal worker’s hut on a sheepskin.