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Creating Art Surrounded by Nature

How would you like an artist’s holiday on an amazingly beautiful island in northern Saimaa lake district, staying in a newly built, Karelian-style cottage in the midst of old trees that gives you space for thoughts, relaxation and reinvigoration? Get inspired by painting in water colours or making mosaic or environmental art – or try the Finnish national instrument, kantele, and let yourself be enchanted by its sounds against the background of light summer winds and or open fire in the winter.

Experience Clean Nature with us

We want to offer our guests overall wellbeing from dawn till dusk in a genuine country milieu. Gorgeous nature, the peace and tranquillity of the countryside as well as the healing impact of the forest are found here. The farmstead is situated in the authentic Finnish countryside in the middle of fields and forests on the banks of the lake Iso-Roine (Big Roine). Swimming and taking a sauna, home made organic food, activities for each and everyone regardless of what shape you are in. All this builds up to a comfort holiday in addition to exquisite experiences from Finland.

Lakeside Forest Villas by Hawkhill

Stay in a cozy log cottage at the foot of the rugged Haukkamäki (in English: Hawkhill). Or go back in time to the 1950s athmosphere in Villa Toini. In our Villas you can experience the Finnish sauna, test the rowing boat and enjoy the Nuuksio National Park’s hiking opportunities just around the corner. We also offer nature excursions and other activities for children and adults according to your wishes, only a 45 minute drive from Helsinki. Book an overnight stay in our cottage for a possibility to experience all this and more.

Nature and Silence Tour

On this tour you will explore the pristine Arctic nature of the Pallas-Ylläs national park on a three days' snow-shoe safari and the nearby wilderness on a two-day husky safari. For five days you will hardly even see the lights of smaller villages. With at most six people in the group, we ensure a serene atmosphere. The tour takes place in the area of Levi-Muonio, one of the best places on Earth to hunt for Northern Lights, as listed by CNN.

'Family time' – Fun Adventures at the Niittyniemi Cottages

Do something different with your family and take a trip to Merikarvia's clean nature. Here you can find many activities while exploring the surrounding nature. You can recognize countless species of plants and birds, collect and taste berries, fish and make food on a campfire, for example. While staying on Niittyniemi Cottages, you can also take care of the farm's sheep and cats!

'Romance' –Wintertime Accommodation For Two

Take a short trip to the seashore and walk hand-in-hand into the sunset while enjoying the silence of the surrounding nature. If it’s freezing outside, you can warm up in the heat of a fireplace or a traditional Finnish sauna! And if you dare, lay down in the snow and let your mind flow to the Milky Way. If the weather is favourable, you might also see aurora borealis dancing in the sky!

20 Person Log Villa, 276 m²

The log villa is situated on a sunny slope alongside the swimming beach in Santalahti, Kotka. All Santalahti Holiday Resort services as well as the golf course are within walking distance. The villa has: 4 bedrooms and 4 lofts 2 living rooms dining room for 20 persons 2 kitchens 4 toilets 2 sauna departments with whirlpool baths 2 covered 37 m² terraces

2681 – Kolin Kuningas Cottage

Spend a memorable holiday in a luxury cottage in Koli that includes kitchen equipment, firewood, sauna and bed linen. The cottage has 3 floors, 6 bedrooms, 5 toilets, 2 fireplaces, a sauna for 8 persons and a jacuzzi. Distance to Lake Pielinen 200 meters and to Koli Spa Lotus 5 km. During the winter period the cottage is suitable also for downhill and cross-country skiers. During the summer period you can hike in the Koli National Park. Catering services can be ordered to the cottage and you can also include activity programs to your holiday.

5 Person Cottage with Sauna, 32 m²

The cottages are located on a sunny south facing slope alongside the Santalahti beach. A total of 15 holiday cottages are available for rent. Each cottage includes: Open kitchen Bedroom Sauna Shower and toilet Terrace

Accommodation at Koli

We offer accommodation in cottages, rooms and apartments, year-round camping site services and lots of space and things to do for camps, meetings and family celebrations.

Accommodation in Himos

Himos Central Booking offers you a choice of 3400 beds, ranging from executive villas to holiday cottages of many sorts. Himos Hotel, lakeside motel Patalahti Inn and Riihivuori cottages are also available for booking.

Accommodation in Lekotti

A home away from home. Cottages in Finland are the inevitable basics of leisure. Here at Lekotti you can choose from spacious Honka villas which sleeps up to 8 persons or a cozy 4 full sleeps Kimara cottages. All cottages furnished according to their size, to meet the needs of our guests. All cottages are located on the slopes, adjacent to pine forest trails. There is a kid’s playground equipped with sandbox, swings, climbers and slides. Two comfortable gazebos for 6-8 persons each with fire pit or grill are also available.

Accommodation in Luosto Cabins

Luosto Cabins provide a range of choices from smaller private log cabins to bigger lodge-type log cabins for larger groups, and even luxury ski-in/ski-out Villas. We have 8 traditional log cabins suitable for groups of up to 8 persons; luxury cabin Tallero with 4 bedrooms, sauna and Jacuzzi; 4 ski-in/ski-out apartments for up to 10 persons; FlyingReindeer log cabin for up to 26 people with 2 professional kitchens, 3 saunas, 3 lounges with fireplaces, 13 bedrooms with private facilities in each room; high quality log cabin Plakkari for 18 persons with separate sauna and jacuzzi.

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.

Accommodation with Motorboat

A 65 m² apartment by the sea for six nights with full use of a motorboat. Enjoy the archipelago and its nature. Plan a picnic to one of the islands. The package includes accommodation, a motorboat with instructions, gps unit and 20 litres of fuel.

Accommodation, Stories, Sauna and Swimming

Welcome to Finland's beautiful countryside! Have stroll through Vehkaniemi's many premises and exhibitions while listening to stories from its past. Then relax and enjoy a sauna at the lake shore, swim, row a boat if you wish, lost in the peace and silence of serene Lake Vehkajärvi. Then sleep soundly in a rustic log cabin! Start the next day with a rich countryside breakfast, then enjoy the atmoshphere, explore the surroundings or visit one the many attractions nearby.

Active Cottage Weekend

A cottage vacation is a Finnish tradition, but if you are new to the concept, perhaps you might appreciate some spice to this old recipe. The active cottage weekend includes two nights at a comfortable and well-furnished cottage by the sea in Sauvo/Karuna with additional excitement brought by either guided archery and blow pipe shooting or snowshoeing, if the weather is right. Book this package to get the best of what the outdoors offer: peace & quiet combined with some fun outdoor activities!

Active Holiday on Mossala Island

A long forest trail across the island is perfect for hiking, and the observation tower on top of a hill offers spectacular views. You can also rent bikes, boats, kayaks, and SUP boards. Mossala Island Resort's 18-hole disc golf course is open daily. Our resort offers various accommodation options from cozy traveller’s cabins with shared bathroom to an exclusive design villa with a private beach. There is a camping site for backpackers and caravanners, two wood-burning saunas, and multiple options for active vacationers.

Amazing Fishing Weekend in Finnish Archipelago

Do you want to experience our stunning seashore and amazing archipelago? Live comfortably in the holiday and fishing resort Ylöstalo or rent your own fully equipped seaside cottage in Särkisalo. You can access the famous fishing waters and make self-guided boating trips from your cottage. You have a rental boat for 1 day and get instructions for safe use. You can choose from calm sea routes or more exposed open sea routes. Pike is the most famous game fish in the area. The best season is in the spring and autumn. Main species in the sea: pike, perch, sea trout, whitefish, and pike-perch.

Apartment Tähti-Tahko

Spacious and comfortable apartments in the center of Tahko. Beautiful view straight to the ski slopes. High-quality equipment level. Free WLAN connection available. Restaurant and food market in same building.