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Large house with private beach on a natural island plot

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,776 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms with double beds, large kitchen, 2 saunas, balconies, veranda

On one of the many archipelago in southern Finland, directly on the Gulf of Finland, protected by old trees and hedges on hand, you can expect a typical Finland house, painted white and red, as you know it from Scandinavian films. The house is made entirely of wood, was built almost 100 years ago in blockhouse construction and 1993 consuming isolated, expanded and renovated to date, so that it is available all year round for a storybook holiday. It now features cozy, cozy homeliness in comfortable rooms.

In 2 floors you will find 1 bedroom on the ground floor and additional 2 bedrooms upstairs. A fully furnished, cozy kitchen leaves nothing to be desired for your own care. Who needs it or can not leave, can take advantage of a private office with a desk, monitor, printer, WiFi and HD TV. For relaxation and "Brainstorm" invites a cozy couch at antique fireplace. This can be pulled out as a sofa bed.

Each house has a Finnish sauna. In the bathroom of the EC is to find! This house sauna is electrically operated. Before that there is a shower without entry tub, a sink with a mirror cabinet and a washing machine. The WC on the ground separately.

Also on the first floor a bathroom with shower with no entry tub, a sink with mirror and a toilet is available.

In the house are all popular kitchen appliances, cutlery and crockery sufficient, radios, 3 HD TV with Astra satellite reception of German television and with Finnish TV via antenna.

In summer, the beautiful garden invites you to an expanded open-air breakfast or to an atmospheric evening barbecue under the open sky. If it rains again, you have the veranda for breakfast, coffee or reading available. And important for the colder season: Each room is equipped with electric heating.

The large balcony on the first floor above the porch offers a panoramic view of the sea.

A highlight is the zubuchbare beach sauna seafront (250 € per week) with large wet area, 25 sqm lounge with fireplace and a huge, covered balcony overlooking the sea.

Swimming and fishing you can either in the plot corresponding own sea, about 30m from the house or directly in front of the beach sauna, or on a beautiful freshwater lake with a sandy beach in the middle of the island, just a kilometer away from the house, and so easily with the bicycles reachable. - Speaking of bikes, which are equal to three pieces for smaller Biking ready old but roadworthy!

For fishing on the open sea, you need a national fishing license, which can, for example, the post office receives (price: about 20 euros)., Or a written permission from the owner of the water when you go fishing just in front of the house in their own sea.

Of course you can just let it all hang out, relax, read, sleep, watch TV, listen to radio lounging, playing ball, throwing arrows and, and, and ...... Here you have the necessary rest to do so.

Very close (Virvik, about 21 km, Rita, about 18 km and Kullo, less than 40 km) there are (open without handicap limitation, from 8 clock) three 18-hole golf courses, which may also use Guests , Head towards Borgå (city) and then take the right turn towards Ebbo / Pellinge. Then the path towards Virvik is signposted, or direction by Rita and Lovisa Direction Helsinki to Kullo. For practice is suitable to the place in Rita.

In spring and autumn, Finland is a paradise for hikers, mushroom and berry pickers. In winter a cross-country trail runs around the island over the frozen Baltic Sea. Anywhere you can ski hiking during almost guaranteed snow Finland.

In nearby Borgå found for "mountaineers" even a ski tow with two short but excellent slopes. The necessary equipment can be rented on site.

A tip for professionals is the fun run "Finlandia Hiihto" in Lahti, which takes place every year in February. He is part of the "Worldloppet" series and leads over 75 kilometers from Hämeenlinna to Lahti by picturesque woodland trails, over fields and lakes. Incidentally, Lahti is a winter sports center of world-class, only about 90 kilometers away.

When shopping, you have big supermarkets in the city (about 15 km), among others LIDL markets from Germany.

From your holiday island Kråkö you can land the Se (e) hnsucht individually explore or be led with customized tour packages.

Of course you have to close the Borgå (or Finnish: Porvoo) view. The city is famous for its old town with the cathedral and the picturesque red houses on the salt river.

Make sure to visit Helsinki, 60 kilometers away, which is easily reachable by car in 50 minutes or by bus from the square in Borgå from. Further afield are Hanko (the southernmost city of Finland) and Turku, the oldest city in Finland (founded in 1346).

Make out a short trip with one of the many ferries to Tallinn, the Estonian capital, two hours. Helsinki.

Cross over the weekend 24 hours in some cases only 35 EURO incl. Cabin through the Gulf of Finland with one of the great VIKING or Tallink Silja Ferries. Even Stockholm is removed just 12 hours voyage from Helsinki. For a trip to St. However Petersburg is for German nationals still need a visa, after which you should check the best before departure.

Further interesting destinations for short trips between 2 and 3 hours are Kotka (fisherman's cabin of the Tsar), Imatra (largest hydroelectric power plant in Finland, which will be flooded in the summer every afternoon once), Lapeenranta (Lake Saimaa) or Punkaharju with Retretti Cultural Center.

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Bernhard Schmidt-Rask
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, swedish
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Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017


Porvoo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1776 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Badezimmer 1 - shower , mit Sauna
    Badezimmer 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Schlafzimmer 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Schlafzimmer 2 - 1 king
    Schlafzimmer 3 - 1 king
  • For small children a travel cot is available for larger children an additional fold-out couch.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Child's Swing
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 3 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
PLEASE NOTE: The beach sauna is bookable only surcharge of 250 € per week!


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  • 5 of 5

Alles was man braucht, toll für Kinder, man ist sofort wie zu Hause.

Wir kommen wieder

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Helsinki Vantaa
Nearest Barpub
15 Kilometres
Porvoo (Borgå)
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
21 Kilometres
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Porvoo (Borgå)
Nearest Restaurant
15 Kilometres
Porvoo (Borgå)
Nearest Ski
15 Kilometres
Porvoo (Borgå)
Nearest Beach
25 Metres
eigener Meeresstrand direkt am Haus
Car: recommended

Porvoo (or Swedish: Borgå) is only 15 km away from your accommodation and famous for its historic old town, which was already used as an international film location ("The Jackal" starring Bruce Willis). Worth seeing are the medieval cathedral and the so-called. Salt houses by the river, which originate from the Hanseatic period. Borgå was namely also an old Hanseatic city. It also housed the famous beyond the borders of painter Albert Edelfelt and the national poet Runeberg (lyricist of the national anthem). In addition to the former. Studio of the painter and the home of the poet there are many other museums, galleries and other attractions to visit. The former capital of the country was for centuries dominated purely Swedish, which is why today speaks a third of the population Swedish. 1809 Sweden from Finland from Russia were sold. The former Tsar Alexander I promised in the cathedral at Borgå Finland sovereignty as the Grand Duchy and did meet the first parliament here. For reminder you will find a statue of Alexander I at the altar of the cathedral.

The modern Borgå is a rapidly growing city with more than 50 000 inhabitants with all the shopping, sports and leisure facilities. You can find even two German LIDL markets that were very well received by the inhabitants.

(Called or speaking of the Swedish Helsingfors) Helsinki is only 60 km away and world famous as the daughter of the Baltic Sea. Visit in Helsinki necessarily the fish market and the old market hall.

St. Petersburg is 350 km away and as the "Venice of the North" (has more canals than Venice).

Tallinn, the capital of Estonia is to reach 80 km from Helsinki and the ferry across the Gulf of Finland. The beautiful old town is world-famous.

Stockholm You can use the lines Silja or Viking 2 night visit from Helsinki on the ship daily.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Schlussreinigung $236.99

Kleinkinder unter 6 Jahren sind frei, falls damit die Höchstpersonenanzahl von 6 Personen überschritten würde!

Die angegebenen Preise verstehen sich ohne Zwischenreinigungen während der Mietzeit.

Für längere Zeiträume ist der Preis verhandelbar!

Der Mietpreis bezieht sich nur auf die Nutzung des Haupthauses ohne Garage und Strandsauna. Die Strandsauna am Meer kann nach Absprache mit dem Vermieter dazu gebucht werden!

Bei verbindlicher Zusage/Buchung ist ein Betrag in Höhe von 50% des Preises für die Gesamtmietdauer, max. jedoch von 1.000€, sofort auf das Konto der Vermieterin zahlbar! Der Rest ist spätestens 4 Wochen vor dem Mietbeginn fällig! Danach ist keine Stornierung bzw. Erstattung des Mietpreises mehr möglich!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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