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Mairela Retreat Cottage

Very good
11 reviews
The Cottage
The Cottage
Sauna & Organic Raised Beds
The Lake
The Pier
The Sauna & Lake
Lakeside Walk
The Retreat From Across The Lake
View Across The Lake
View From Across The Lake
Cottage & Row Boat
The Pier
Pine Trees
Lake Sunset
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Kuhmoinen, Central Finland
Mairela Retreat Cottage offers cosy lakeside accommodation in the midst of the Finnish forest, set in stunningly beautiful surroundings, the cottage offers comfortable accommodation for up to 4 persons.
There is a lakeside woodburning sauna, a fresh water well providing the water and an outside bio-toilet. There is a rowing boat for use on the lake and many forest tracks for walking.
The cottage is especially suitable for back to nature holidays, quiet relaxation, as well as being a wonderful place for enhancing creativity and inspiration.
Walking, writing, painting, meditation and deep relaxation are very well supported by the Mairela retreat atmosphere.
Holistic healing holidays and ad hoc treatments of Reiki are also available at the cottage.
The cottage is equipped for a self catering holiday and half board accommodation is also av...
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About the Owner, Sara G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Sara S
1 review
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 for a stay in December 2016
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-I wasn't sure what to expect from my healing holiday at Mairela Holistic Retreat and I certainly would never have expected to gain so much just from hanging around with Sara (the owner and healer) for a couple of weeks, walking together in the forest and sharing saunas under starry skies. Sara has such a unique way of working, she...

Management response:

One of my favourite things is when guests discover the magic that really is here in the lakes, forest and rocks. It's a wonderful feeling to share, so thank you for the opportunity of sharing this part of your journey


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Leketa W
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Absolute gorgeous forest backdrop with an extremely warm and welcoming atmosphere. Sara is the perfect host and extremely attentive to her guests needs. Grill House, Sauna, hiking, and more all await anyone who is willing to travel to this magical retreat! Thank you so much, I will be back for sure!

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Looking forward to your return visit xx


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Reviewed 30 January 2017 for a stay in May 2016

I had the most fantastic week at Mairela. It really is set in the most beautiful location, in the middle of the forest, right next to the lake. It was so easy to relax there, it's so peaceful. I loved reading out on the pier, getting to cook my dinner in the grill house and getting to experience a traditional...

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Can't wait to see you again xxx


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  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
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About the neighbourhood
The area is a mixture of large forest and lakes which have many forest trails for walking or cycling. The local village of Kuhmoinen is situated on Lake Päijänne, the second largest lake in Finland. Even within Finland this area is a tourist area because of its beautifully stunning scenery.
There is a local riding school offering forest rides and jet ski hire is also available on the big lake.
There is a regular coach network servicing the village which makes it very simple to travel directly from Helsinki.
Helsinki airport is just 2.5 hours away and is serviced by most major airlines including the budget airlines Blue 1 from London Heathrow and Norwegian from London Gatwick.
The smaller airport at Tampere is just 1.5 hours away and is serviced by both SAS and the budget airline Ryanair fl...
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