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Vesan Villa - Villa, Cottage
The cosy log villa is situated on a slope overlooking the pine forest and an own pond amidst tranquil lakeland scenery. Vesan Villa is also close to amenities, only 7 km away from the shops in Sysmä in southern Finland!
The well-equipped villa is good for relaxing holiday in the middle of the forest on the shore of an artificial pond close to the lake Suojärvi. In this place customers will find the Finnish out-of-doors at its best: forests, lakes, wilderness areas, traditional villages, the changing seasons, peace, quiet and contentment. Guests can go by a rowing boat, go fishing, enjoy picking berries and mushrooms, explore the forest trails and ski tracks. Lake Päijänne is only 8 km away.
This log cottage, which was built in 2006, can be used all-year-round. There are three bedrooms plus an additional bed in the hall upstairs in two- storey villa (120 m2). Up to 8 people (6+2) can be accommodated in it. If needed there is also a child’s bed and a high chair in the villa.
The living space in the villa is divided into 3 bedrooms, a kitchen connected to a sitting room, an entryway, a sauna, a washing room with a shower, 2 toilets, a terrace and a balcony. The holiday laundry is easily done in a washing machine and dried in a drying cabinet or outside in the sunshine. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is tableware for 12 persons. In the kitchen there is a dishwasher, a fridge/ a freezer, a microwave oven, an electric stove, a coffee maker, an electric kettle, a toaster and an outdoor barbecue. After bathing in the wood-heated sauna it’s nice to relax near the fireplace. Free Wi-Fi is provided and there is also a wide screen TV, satellite channels, a DVD player, a CD player and a radio in the villa. The villa is also equipped with a heat retaining fireplace + firewood, ironing equipment (an iron & an ironing board) and a vacuum cleaner. The villa is a part of the public water supply system.
The forest pond near Vesan Villa receives its fresh water from springs and a small brook runs into the lake from the pond. The fresh pond water is good for refreshing swimming. At the end of the pier the pond is about three meters deep and the beach is suitable for children as it is gently sloping (the bottom is sandy/ muddy). Lake Suojärvi with its clear water is about 750 meters away and it is good for fishing. There is also the villa’s own peaceful place with a rowing boat. On the shore of lake Suojärvi there is a lakeshore sauna (that is on the guests’ disposal during summertime, and on a request and for an extra cost the owner can heat the sauna for the guests). In the villa’s yard there is a parking place. During the wintertime a ski track starts right from the doorstep and in summer the track serves as a walking or jogging path. The nearest illuminated ski track can be found in Sysmä, about 8 km from the villa.
It’s possible to buy extra services for an extra cost, such as outboard motor for a rowing boat, skis, ice skates, snow shoes, warming of the lakeshore sauna, a canoe, a hook & a line for fishing, a bicycle etc. A nice farm is located about 10 minutes drive away from the villa where customers can buy fresh milk. In the area there is also a possibility to take part into the rowing of a traditional church boat for an extra cost (on a specific days and duration between 1, 5 – 3 hours). From the villa it’s about 180 km to Helsinki (about 2 hours drive) and to the Russian border it’s about 220 km (about 3 hours drive away).
There is a deposit of 200 € that customer must pay by cash on the arrival day and it will be returned if everything is in order in the villa on the departure day. Changing day is Saturday (negotiable). Arrival – 16.00, departure – 11.00. The final cleaning is for an extra cost. Customers may bring their own bed linen or rent the bed linen for an extra cost. Pets are allowed, but a customer is obligated to inform the owner about it when the booking is made. Smoking is strictly forbidden inside the villa. It’s possible to buy extra services for an extra cost, such as an outboard motor for a rowing boat, skis, ice skates, a canoe, a hook & a line for fishing etc. The customer must pay to the owner for any damage caused to the villa or the decor. If the customer loses the key the owner has the right to charge for all the expenses caused by the loss. The customer has to inform the owner about all the remarks or complaints and it should be made immediately when the issue is noticed during the staying in the villa. The use of a rowing boat is included into the rental price.