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Traditional Accommodation with Modern Comforts

This secluded plot of cottages offers privacy right by the waterfront. The area has lush vegetation and beautiful rocks. The cottages are situated in Torsholma, Brändö, and are accessible by car. The nearest grocery store is at about 1 km away, the post office and bank about 8 km. You can reach Turku in 2 hours by car, Helsinki is 4 hours away, including the ferry. Welcome!

Weekend Holiday Package

When approaching Varjola you will get further from the city and can already enjoy the countryside scenery as you're getting closer. In Varjola we trust in traditions, yet have a truly modern take on the services we offer: from cuisine to activities and from sauna's to accommodation. This long weekend holiday package includes accommodation, meals and activities; such as whitewater rafting and smoked sauna. We will be more than happy to give you more details of this full-board holiday package.

Aateli Island

Vuokatin Aateli offers you something unique in all of Finland, the Aateli Island, a paradise island in the middle of a beautiful lake with breathtaking views of the scenery in Vuokatti. Vuokatin Aateli’s own vessel takes you safely to the island or onto the waves of Lake Nuasjärvi to relax. You can also arrive by your own aircraft or helicopter (heliport on the island) or steer your sailboat into our excellent dock. The island is home to the splendid Villa Fregatti, equipped with 3 bedrooms, sauna, whirlpool, fireplace, home entertainment centre and a heated, glazed-in terrace.

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.

Rent Your Own Island - Katashäll

This beautiful island is about 1 hectare in size. The island is surrounded by fishing areas rich in fish and the rent includes the right to fish with three nets. On the island there is a separate sauna building which faces west, allowing unobstructed view of the sunset over the Baltic. The cottage consists of a single room with a sofa bed, couch, dining table and a small wood stove. There is a bunk bed and a loft. The kitchenette has gas stove and gas fridge.

Experience a Smoke Sauna at a Big Cosy Cabin

The Syväjärvi cabin and smoke sauna are located by a small clear lake in Mikkeli, 2 h 30 min by car from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. The cabin and its sandy beach are great for families. There are 2 bedrooms downstairs and 2 upstairs, a private beach, rowing boat and barbeque hut. There's also a small island for any small explorers. There's an atmospheric traditional Finnish smoke sauna in the garden. The owners of the premises will heat it up for you, as it is a special procedure.

Mossala Island Resort

Relaxation and adventure in the heart of the Archipelago Sea. Located in the heart of the Archipelago Sea in Finland, the Mossala Island Resort provides a place to relax and to have an adventure at the same time. No matter whether you're a nature-lover, globetrotter, adventurer, sustainable tourism supporter, watersports-enthousiast or family traveler, we offer a wide range of cabins, houses, camping/caravan places as well as a restaurant and a marina for your unforgettable stay at the Mossala Island Resort.

Romantic Winter Honeymoon

Find romance in the snow-covered wilderness with the love of your life. Explore wintry nature together and spend unforgettable moments far away from the city and hectic life. Discover winter activities – learn to ski, enjoy a dog sled ride and laugh as you speed down the hill on a sledge. In the evening, sit by the fireplace and let your mind rest. Give yourselves the time of your life.

Kivikoski Cottage

Kivikoski cottage is a charming grey-log-wood property for up to 8 people located in Pyhtää, only 1 hour drive from Helsinki. The cottage has has originally been a hunting cabin and there is a cozy atmosphere with a wood-burning fireplace, beautiful saunas and a wood-heated hot outdoor tub. The cottage is suitable as a holiday location, but also for meetings and festive events all year around. The cottage has extensive grassy grounds that are ideal for children to play in. The large terrace is great for enjoying a barbecue and admiring the stunning river view from comfortable sun loungers.

Villa Bergholmen: Island in the Archipelago

Villa Bergholmen is a unique summer residence on an island in the Finnish Archipelago. Driving time from Helsinki is about 2 hours. The villa with its beautiful surroundings is excellent for organising exclusive full-service vacations, parties and fishing and boating trips. Boat transportation from the mainland to the villa takes less than ten minutes. The villa can accommodate a party of up to 15 guests. Wi-Fi, cell phone network and a diverse entertainment system are available for guests.

Struka Villa

Struka villa is a cozy riverside property for 10-12 people located in Pyhtää, only 1 hour drive from Helsinki. The villa is a suitable holiday location all year round. Villa has a spacious living area downstairs with a kitchen, dining area and lounge with a wood burning fireplace. The Stuka villa has extensive grassy grounds that are ideal for children to play in. The large terrace is great for admiring the river view and for enjoying a barbecue on a convenient gas BBQ. On the villa yard there is also a barbecue hut and a wood-heated hot outdoor tub.

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.

Horseback Riding with Finnish Horses & Accommodation

Our peaceful and trustworthy Finnish horses will take you to the beautiful countryside. Trips can include a picnic or a swim with the horse after the ride, according to your wishes. In the training field you can try out horseback riding with an instructor. During the winter our horses are available for rides with a sleigh on the snow. For over 50 years we have provided accommodation in Naaranlahti and comfort in the peaceful and relaxing environment of Lake Puruvesi. The cottages, rooms and apartments are well-equipped with their own beach, a rowing boat, sauna as well as privacy.

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.

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.

Holiday Home Villa Nytorp

Villa Nytorp is a Finnish holiday home at its best. The villa has three bedrooms with five beds, a fully equipped kitchen and a traditional wood heated sauna. Naturally there is also a WiFI connection available. The villa is situated beautifully and privately in the woods, but still only 500 m away from the nearest bus stop. You have access to a private beach with a jetty or a rowing boat. A motorboat (or bigger boats) are available upon request. Feel free to explore the surroundings with the bikes available in Nytorp or the nearby nature trails.

Finnish Lakeside Cottage Retreat by Nuuksio National Park

Get relaxed in the silence of fresh Finnish nature, enjoy the sauna and slumber in deep, empowering sleep in a forest cottage. The program gives you a chance to spend a holiday like the Finns do. Select a luxurious villa or a traditional log cottage with a private sauna and beach. Transportation from downtown Helsinki or the airport, accommodation for 1–2 nights, self-guided activities and groceries are included. Guided trips, like canoeing or foraging, are available on request.

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.

Overnight in Comfortable Cabin

Spend the night in a log cabin or wilderness cabin for 2–4 persons. The rate includes accommodation, linen, towels, final cleaning and Kiilopää's weekly activities (guided hiking trips in the summer, guided snowshoe and skiing trips in the winter).

Villa Tsaari at Vuokatin Aateli

Tsaari is a magnificent 200-square-metre villa for 12 persons. The location is ideal – you can ski straight to the slopes. Functional use of space and a high standard of quality in furnishing and equipment guarantee a comfortable stay. Tsaari offers excellent surroundings for family vacations as well as parties and meetings. The villa has four bedrooms, a spacious kitchen, large living room and dining area, four toilets, and a sauna department with a jacuzzi. High-quality equipment includes air conditioning, a fireplace, Wi-Fi connection, and a pool table.