Lovely little country house amidst nature


Entire cabin hosted by Raimo

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 5 beds
  4. Half-bath
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A cozy, old little house in the village of Päijälä in Kuhmoinen, just over an hour's drive from Tampere, Lahti and Jyväskylä. The journey from Helsinki takes about 2.5 hours.

The space
The house was built in 1939 and renovated with respect for the old in the 2010's.

The house is about 50 square meters; downstairs is the entrance hall, living room and kitchen. Upstairs is the master bedroom.

The house has electric heating and running hot water, and the living room has a fireplace. Downstairs and the other bedroom upstairs is air-conditioned.

The water comes from its own well and it is of good quality.

The living room has two beds bed, large dining table and TV.

The kitchen has a wooden sofa, a wood-burning stove and a baking oven, which is heated by the host during the winter if needed.
The kitchen is well equipped: electric stove / oven, cooker hood, dishwasher, fridge with small freezer compartment, microwave oven,
coffee maker, toaster and electric kettle. Good cooking utensils and crockery are at your disposal.

The upstairs bedroom, which has steep stairs, has two twin beds.
During summer there is another bedroom (no heating and no A/C) upstairs with 140cm double bed.

Inside there is an eco-toilet available during fall (no shower; shower is in the sauna building), winter and spring seasons; in summer a clean composting outhouse is used, which can be used also all year round.

The house also has satellite TV (mainly German-speaking channels, including Eurosport, and English-language news channels).
Internet access is free, the house has Wi-Fi connected to a 4G network (speed varies, typically 1-10 Mb).

For small children there is a cot, high chair and potty.
There is a good selection of indoor games available (Chess, Monopoly, Othello, Rummikub, Kimble, Domino, Mastermind, playing cards).

Pets are welcome, so the house may not be suitable for people with allergies. The house is not accessible to people with disabilities.

There is a separate sauna building in the yard with a steam room, a washroom and a hand shower. The water is heated in a pot with wood.
Sauna and fireplace wood is included in the price.

Outside there is a large charcoal grill, garden furniture and badminton court. Rackets and balls can be found.
You can also play petanque and croquet games in the yard as well as outdoor table tennis.

The beach is about 200 meters along a road with a private pier and a tandem canoe as well as a stand-up paddleboard. There are two flotation vests as well as life jackets for children.
The beach is not suitable for the youngest children.

If you like ice fishing, you have an ice drill at your disposal.

- about 200 m to the beach (the beach and the pier are for your private use)
- to shops (Kuhmoinen) 18 km
- 20 km to the Isojärvi National Park
- the ski resort (Himos) 52 km
- 85 km to Tampere
- 202 km to Helsinki
- 95 km to Lahti
- 103 km to Jyväskylä

Driving times (approx):
From Tampere 1h 15min
From Helsinki 2h 30min
From Jyväskylä 1h 30 min
From Lahti 1h 20min

Where you'll sleep

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What this place offers

Lake access
Free parking on premises – 2 spaces
Private sauna
Pets allowed
32" HDTV
Air conditioning
Private backyard – Not fully fenced
Indoor fireplace: wood-burning

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4.82 out of 5 stars from 34 reviews


Where you’ll be

Kuhmoinen, Finland

The house is near waterways, a tandem canoe is at your disposal.

You can go ice fishing and fishing with a rod/hook without permission.

You can pick berries in the forests nearby.

Isojärvi National Park is 20km away.

Pitkäjärvi canoeing route is close by.

Himos Ski Resort is 62 km away.

Hosted by Raimo

  1. Joined in August 2019
  • 34 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

You can contact me through Airbnb and when necessary also with telephone and e-mail.
I live in a house nearby, and I am able to help you with you stay promptly.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy