Our holiday paradise is situated 45 km from downtown Helsinki, at the Porkkala peninsula. It opens towards the open seas, has 160 meters seashore towards south, west and north. The fantastic open views bring a lot of south-western winds which guarantee that mosquitoes are not frequent visitors in this place.
All the buildings are new stone constructions. The wood heated sauna is 20 meters from the sea, seating comfortably 8 people. In the same building a fully equipped kitchen caters for 10 people, either on the terrace or inside, by the fireside. The two separate guest houses have three bedrooms, which have beds for six people and a a bunk bed for 1-2. The beach house can additionally sleep 3 people on the couch.
The equipment include a big refrigerator, oven, induction stove, big Weber gaz grill, washing machine for dishes, 10 MB Internet (LAN and WLAN), hot and cold water, three eco-toilets, four showers, Bluetooth Tivoli radio. A small sailing/rowing boat and fishing equipment can be used.
Our paradise is free from TV, stereos, game consoles and karaoke equipment. There is a big grass area on the property for games, a play boat for children and huge rocks for fishing and sunbathing. The closest neighbours are on an island 200 meters away, but you are not likely to bump into many people here. However, birds, deers and rabbits are frequently seen.
Porkkala is a popular place for admiring the bird migrations in spring and autumn. The Porkkala peninsula hiking areas are very close by, and during summer time there is a small grocery shop and restaurant a short walking distance away. Within a 20-minute-drive from the house there is a resort with a golf course in the summer, downhill and cross-country skiing in the winter and horse riding stables. There is a spa 30 minutes by car from the residence.
A car is needed. There is also a bus stop 1 km away, but the bus works on during school days.