Villa Fox is situated on the shore of the lake Saimaa in a peaceful place. From the spacious villa guests can admire the beautiful blue lake (the water area is called Toivanselkä) which is rich in fish. Villa Fox was renovated in 2011/2012.
Villa Wolf and villa Fox are situated in Telataipale, Eastern Finland, near to the town Sulkava. The region's verdant natural environment – majestic forests, fine sandy and rocky beaches as well as secluded inlets of lake Saimaa – provides a great setting even for a longer vacation with own privacy. Both villas are served by a good gravel road, at the end of which guests will find these spacious residences, the blue water of lake Saimaa and pine forests. Even the rare and beautiful Saimaa ringed seal can be seen there!
Up to 6 people can be accommodated in this villa (105 m2). There are 3 bedrooms with one double bed in one bedroom and two single beds in other bedrooms. In the villa there is a living room, a kitchen and three spacious bedrooms. There is also a sauna for 5-7 people with an electric sauna stove, a washing room with a shower, a dressing room and a toilet + a bio toilet outdoor. The customers may also use the separate lakeshore sauna with a wood burning sauna stove. There is a dressing room and a small sitting room connected to the sauna building. Both the villa and the separate sauna building have a lot of terrace space. In the yard there is a parking place for a car.
In the modern kitchen there is a dishwasher, a fridge/ a freezer, an electric stove, a microwave oven, a coffee maker, an electric kettle, a toaster, tableware and outside there is a gas grill and also a place for open fire. In the all-year-round habitable villa there is a washing machine, a drying closet for wet clothes, ironing equipment (an iron +an ironing board), a vacuum cleaner, a hairdryer, a heat retaining fireplace + firewood, a TV, a DVD player, a radio and a CD player. There is electric and wood heating as well as solar power and the water comes from a drilled well. For the kids it’s possible to have a child’s bed/ а cot and a high chair.
The villa is situated towards the south/southwest and guests can enjoy the sun rays all day long. There is an own beach (about 100 meters from the villa) and on the lake shore there is a separate sauna building. The beach slops gently. Customers can use a pier, a rowing boat and boating vests. It is possible to have an outboard motor for the rowing boat. The good terrain for berry and mushroom picking starts from the villa’s yard and the villa also has own small solid rock island in front of the villa.
The diverse range of activities will help keep everybody busy with options ranging from horseback walking and animal care to fishing and hiking as well as winter skiing. Farm life revolves around the main building. Coffee and meal/ catering services can be organized on a request. Handicrafts and the farm's seasonal products such as berries and vegetables are sold in the shop. The farm also raises Finn sheep, which graze not far from the villa. Summer guests can see farm's horses, rabbits, cats and dogs. Even a short visit to this authentic rural area will make a vacation unforgettable! From the villa it’s about 75 km to Imatra, 18 km - to the Lohikoski church and mill, 8 km to the Telakanava canal and 20 km to Vilkaharju.
Note! More pictures are in the “Virtual tour” section.
Prices are given for max. 6 guests! Minimum booking period is 2 days (at weekend). During the high season (Christmas, New Year, Epiphany and from Midsummer to the middle of August) the minimum booking period is 1 week. Changing day is either Saturday or Monday (negotiable). On weekly bookings: arrival – 16.00, departure – 12.00. On weekend bookings: arrival – 16.00, departure – 16.00. Pets are allowed. Smoking is prohibited.