|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
This luxury captivating log cabin style villa, built in traditional wood logs is set on one level with 200 sqm of magnificent living area. The chalet is situated on a lake offering unmatched silence and intimacy. Days can be spent in front of the fire, walking in pure nature or discovering exciting activities such as snow scooter, dog sledge trips, nordic or cross country skiing.
This property sleeps up to 11 guests (7 adults and 4 children).
Upon entering this charming chalet you will find a spacious living room which features a modern fireplace. For entertainment you will find a TV with local and international satellite channels (limited), a CD player and stereo system, a book collection, an audio tape player and few board games.
This floor also hosts the welcoming kitchen and dining area. The fully equipped kitchen features an oven, a hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Washing machine and clothes dryer are located in the lobby.
The dining area comfortably accommodates 10 people.
A hallway leads off from the living room to the bedrooms. The first bedroom is a master bedroom with en suite bathroom. The second and the third bedrooms are double bedrooms sharing a shower room with a separate toilet. A sauna comfortably hosting 6 persons is accessed from this shower room. The children's bedroom offers 4 bunk beds and also has a shower room with separate toilet. A single bedroom and large storage area is located on the first floor.
Outside you will discover your only private access to the lake with a pontoon and rowing boat.
Closed parking is also available to protect a car and snowmobile from the cold winter temperatures.
This property can be rented with a cook and housekeeper or on a home only basis.
This property is located close to the Arctic circle in Finnish Lapland, in the North eastern region of the province of Oulu at the resort of Ruka.
Kuusamo a popular all year around resort located approximately 10-15 minutes from the chalet. Kuusamo is a major center for winter sports and receives approximately a million tourists every year. One of the largest ski resorts in Finland, Ruka, is situated in Kuusamo. Ruka is also the host of many international competitions in ski jumping, cross country skiing and Nordic combined. The 2005 World Championships of Freestyle Skiing was held in Kuusamo. Kuusamo has a covered swimming pool and two shopping centres.
Kuusamo Airport is located 6 kilometres (4 mi) north-east from Kuusamo town centre.
The most interesting town to see in Winter is Rovaniemi, the official hometown of Santa Claus. Rovaniemi is located within a 2 hour drive from Ruka.
The Oulanka National park is located in Kussamo where the world famous 80km Karhunkieros (Bear trail) hiking trail runs.
Alpine Skiing slopes:
3 to 4 minutes by car or alternatively 15 to 20 minutes by foot
Cross country skiing slopes:
2 to 3 minutes by foot
Amenities are located within a less than 10 minute drive.