75m², 2 bedrooms, kitchen-living room, sauna, dressing room, veranda, terrace.
Max. 5 persons.
10 meters from water
Aitoo village 5 km
Nearest grocery store 5 km
Pälkäne/Onkkaala 20 km
Helsinki airport 152 km
Tampere 54 km
Hämeenlinna 58 km
Ilvas is a traditional Finnish summer cottage by lake Pitkäjärvi which is a small lake surrounded by forests. Pitkäjärvi is located in Pälkäne municipal, more specifically in the village of Aitoo. Here you can experience real Finnish nature far away from any big roads. Boats with engines are not allowed. The cottage is made from wood logs and it is really warm and cosy, even in the winter. There are some fishing equipment, rowing boat and life jackets, which you can feel free to use. Good possibility for hiking and cross-country skiing. Sappee down hill skiing resort is only 16 km away (20 minutes by car).
There a 2 bedrooms; one king size bedroom and one with 2 single beds.
The living room and the kitchen are in the same open space. In the kitchen you’ll find everything needed for cooking and eating. There is also a cosy sofa, dining table for 6 people and a fireplace.
The sauna is a wood-burn (or heated with wood). There is a separate dressing room. Inside the sauna you’ll find a shower and a sink for washing hands and teeth. You can go swimming in the lake directly from the sauna. This cottage has a fantastic barbecue place with a dining table.
The toilet is in it’s own building, just few steps from the back door. It is an Eco-toilet which works without water.
The nearest grocery store, Anssin Kauppa, is about 5 km away, in Aitoo. You’ll find more services in Onkkaala (Pälkäne) which is only a 15 minutes drive from the cottage. In Aitoo you have many possibilities for outdoor sports and activities. There is an excellent riding school Luopioisten ratsastuskeskus where you can try horse back riding, Laivaranta beach for swimming and beach volley, tracks for hiking and skiing. You may also rent a canoe and take a private teacher.
The owners live only half a kilometer from the cottage. They will be happy to help you with all matters.