Enjoy a relaxing holiday with a traditional country-cottage accommodation in Lempäälä. Only 25 kilometers south from Tampere, it is in the midst of the beautiful scenery of the province Häme, in Southern Finland. Cottages are classified (MALO). Countryside location by the waterway Pyhäjärvi. Activities: fishing (you can pay for the needed fishing licenses at the cottage), rowing, canoeing, swimming, picking up berries and mushrooms. Distances: Turku 130 km, Helsinki 160 km by motorway, airport Tampere-Pirkkala 20 km, railway station Lempäälä 3 km.
The Laurila cottages
Vesilahdentie 83, FIN-37500 Lempäälä
Tel. +358 3 375 0147 or +358 400 83 4047
Telefax: +358 3 375 3147
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RINNE: approx. 90m2, large extra level, sauna, shower, toilet, fireplace, washing machine
and dryer. 70m from shore, 40m from neighbour. For 10 people. A picture of Rinne and Vuokko.
VUOKKO: approx. 90m2, large extra level, sauna, shower, toilet, fireplace, washing machine and dryer. 100m from shore, 40m from neighbour. For 10 people. A picture of Vuokko.
VALPURI: approx. 90m2, large extra level, sauna, shower, toilet, fireplace, washing machine
and dryer. 130m from shore, 40m from neighbour. For 10 people. A picture of Valpuri.
LAHDENPERÄ: approx. 50m2, large extra level, shower, toilet, separate sauna with a chamber including an extra sleeping level. 30m from shore, 40m from neighbour. 4 + 2 people at the cottage and 2 + 2 at the sauna cottage. A picture of Lahdenpera.
KOTORANTA: approx. 40m2, sauna, shower, toilet, a fireplace which doubles as a baking oven. 40m from shore, 40m from neighbour. For 2+4 people.A picture of Kotoranta.
AITTA: 2 floors, approx. 50m2, electrically heated sauna, shower, toilet. 150m from shore, 70m from neighbour. For 2+4 people. A picture of Aitta.
MÄKIRANTA: approx. 50m2, a large, extra sleeping level, shower, toilet, a separate sauna building with a chamber including fireplace and extra sleeping level. 30m from shore, 30m from neighbour, 120m from road. For 4 + 2 people at the cottage and 2 + 2 at the sauna cottage. A picture of Makiranta.
KALLIONKOLO: approx. 85m2, 2 floors and an extra sleeping level, sauna, shower, toilet and a fireplace, washing machine. 30m from shore, 30m from neighbour, 90m from road. For 8 people. A picture of Kallionkolo.
RANTAKALLIO: approx. 85m2, 2 floors and an extra sleeping level, sauna, shower, toilet and a fireplace, washing machine. 30m from shore, 30m from neighbour 60m from road. For 8 people. A picture of rantakallio.
A picture of Rantakallio and Kallionkolo.
SILLANKORVA: approx. 20m2, with an extra sleeping level, sauna, shower and fireplace-oven combination. 30m from shore,35m from neighbour, 50m from road. For 2+1 people. A picture of Sillankorva.
PIHAPIRTTI New meeting and celebration hall for all occasions. On the second floor there is three bedrooms with one duple and two single beds in each. Downstairs there is an open hall fit for 30 persons, and kitchen, infrared sauna and bathroom. Hall is equipped with AV- and karaoke equipments. Wireless (wlan) Internet access. A picture of Pihapirtti.
SMOKESAUNA: approx. 17 m2, showers, warm veranda with kitchen equipment, 25m from shore. For 20 people. Sleepig possibility for 2+3 persons. Pictures of the Smokesauna and grillcottage
GRILLCOTTAGE: approx. 18 m2, for events and parties, seats about 20 people. Pictures of the Smokesauna and grillcottage
Relaxing Round bath
A healthy break for your body and soul.
The Laurila cottages are equipped with all the comforts of modern resort houses and they are available in various sizes. You can choose among different alternatives. The standard comforts include:
- hot water
- kitchen equipped with dishwasher and microwave oven
- sauna and rowing boat for each cottage
- fishing license included.
- There are bushes and trees between the cottages for sight protection.
- PETS are only allowed by special agreement made with the owner.
- You must bring your own bed linen (sheets, pillowcases and towells), SLEEPING BAGS ARE NOT ALLOWED in the cottages.
- You can rent bed linen from the owner 9 euros per person.
- Canoes and kayaks for rent.
PRICES: The rent, which varies according to the cottage type, reservation
time and number of accommodates, ranges from 45 to 100 EUR/day and from 135
to 588 EUR/week. During the winter season, the heating expenses will be charged
according to consumption. Cleaning of the cottage is not included in the rent.
Inspiring landscape and sparkling clean lakes
Finland is famous for its clean lakes and fishing is one of the great lake-side attractions of the country. Your host will inform you of the best spots, and guided fishing tours will be arranged whenever desired. In addition to fishing, Laurila's lake-sid e pleasures include swimming and rowing. In the fall, the visitors can enjoy the wild mushrooms and berries of the Finnish forests.
Visit the museum quarter of the Kuokkala village, or spend a silent moment in the medieval stone church. An iron-age graveyard is also within an easy distance. Lempäälä is also known for its various summer events.
- Nature trail
- Advisory center for handicrafts, with instruction in weaving and knitting
- Guided walks in Finland's untouched nature, Birgitta's trail 35km
-Team Koskikellujat offers a floating experience in rapids Kuokkalankoski in Lempäälä.
Ask for details when you make your reservation.
Hopealinja (Silver Line) Cruises
A sightseeing tour by boat ! You can begin a cruise from Lempäälä, enjoy the Finnish lake-side scenery and visit the attractions of the neighbouring villages. Cruises take place daily during the summer season.
In addition, Lempäälä provides:
- two dance restaurants
- sophisticated shopping facilities
- liquor store (ALKO)
- genuine Finnish barn dances in summer-time
- health spa
- golf course
- Communal beach 4-5 km, swimming school for children during the summer, photo
INEXPENSIVE FLIGHTS TO TAMPERE
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