Alvajärven Helmi - The Pearl of Lake Alvajärvi
cottage, Pihtipudas, 5 persons
Pearl in the wilderness, cottage and sauna, located in the middle of beautiful nature and silence on an island in a big lake Alvajärvi in Pihtipudas, Finland. Open for visitors in Summer (June, July and August) and in early Spring (February 17 - April 15, 2018).
The cottage: Two bedrooms with 5 beds/bedsheets/towels, a small motor boat (no driving lisence needed), live vests and firewood for cottage and sauna included, kitchen equipped with gas stove, refrigerator, solar energy lighting, TV and radio, bio toilette, gas grill, and a traditional wood sauna.
In Summer: There is appr. 1 kilometer by boat from land to the island and the ride takes around 15 minutes from harbour to the island by a small boat. At the arrival to the harbour, a local Guide (included in the service payment) will ride you to the island and introduce you the place. (Guidance in Finnish and in English). If you prefer, you can take your own boat. There is available a landing place for visitors' boat at the harbour.
In February, March and April: you can arrive there by car or by skiing over the lake.
Conditions: Renting price: 660 EUR/week, Saturday to Saturday or longer, including cleaning, towels and bedsheets. Filling of the gasoline tank for next visitors is charged separately in the Summer.
Pihtipudas is a municipality of Finland. It is located in northern Central Finland along the highway 4 (E75), about 140 kilometres (90 mi) north of Jyväskylä in the province of Western Finland. The municipality has a population of 4,210 (31 March 2016) and covers an area of 1,247.47 square kilometres (481.65 sq mi) of which 172.71 km2 (66.68 sq mi) is water. There are all together 140 lakes in Pihtipudas. Biggest lakes are Alvajärvi, Muurasjärvi and Saanijärvi. The population density is 3.92 inhabitants per square kilometre (10.2/sq mi).
|Location:|| Pihtipudas |
Alvajärvi, 44800 PIHTIPUDAS
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|Type of holiday home:||cottage|
|Name of holiday home:||Alvajärven Helmi - The Pearl of Lake Alvajärvi|
|Living area:||55 m²|
|Number of bedrooms:||3|
|Number of beds:||5|
|Features of the destination:||fireplace, terrace, iron stove, car necessary, cold water supply|
|Sauna:||sauna on shore|
|Special conditions:||Smoking not allowed. Pets are welcome, though hunting dogs are only allowed when connected to the belt. There is available a doghouse with beautiful view for dog visitors outdoors.|
|Additional information:||Guidance at arrival in English. There is also available guidance in English to explore the nature in Pihtipudas.|
|Number of destination:||625229|
|Pets allowed:||not known|
|Smoking allowed:||not allowed|
|Name of waterway:||Alvajärvi|
|Type of beach:||lake|
|Features:||on island, own shore|
|Description of beach:||sand shore / directed to the south|
|Entertainment:||TV, Internet connection, radio|
|More information on entertainment:||3G/4G network|
|Kitchen equipment:||stove, oven, refrigerator, cooking equipment|
|Tableware:||tableware for 12 persons|
|Description of materials and equipment:||wood sauna|
|Facilities and equipment:||outhouse|
|Number of toilets:||1|
|Outdoor facilities:||barbeque, smoker oven|
|Car parking:||parking space|
|Leisure-time activities:||boating, sightseeing, motor sledging, cross-country skiing, canoeing, picking mushrooms/berries, hiking, biking, fishing, swimming|
|More information on leisure-time activities:||http://www.lomaseutu.fi/en/|
Separately filling the gasoline tank of the boat (10 l) for next visitors (15 €)
|Prices shown as provided by the landlord. The final price will be confirmed upon reservation.|
|Cleaning service € 100|
|Other costs gasoline (container 10 l)|
Traffic connections and distances
|Services:||http://www.lomaseutu.fi/en/shop-and-services/kauppakeskus-putaanportti/ http://www.lomaseutu.fi/en/shop-and-services/ http://www.lomaseutu.fi/en/activities/?view=list&town=3 The municipalities of Pihtipudas, Kinnula, Kivijärvi and Viitasaari provide a multitude of possibilities for an unforgettable holiday activities for the whole family and people of all ages.|
|Traffic connections:||By bus to Pihtipudas: http://www.onnibus.com/en/ and https://www.matkahuolto.fi/en/|
|Driving instructions:||Pihtipudas is located in Central Finland along the highway 4 (E75), about 140 kilometres north of Jyväskylä (Airport Jyväskylä) in the province of Western Finland. It can also be reached along the highway 4 (E75) from City of Oulu (Airport Oulu), 200 km from Pihtipudas (north-west). Pihtipudas is located 412 km from Helsinki (Airport Helsinki Vantaa).|
|Airport Oulu||Oulu, 200 km|
|Airport Jyväskylä||Jyväskylä, 130 m|
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