Cottage: Asikkala, ILVESSALO, 10647

10647, ILVESSALO , Asikkala

Asikkala , Asikkala , Päijät-Häme
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Accommodation information.

  • 3 + 3 persons , 40.0 m²
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Pet allowed

Ilvessalo cabin is located on steep bank on the shore of the clear-watered Lake Ruotsalainen, in the municipality of Asikkala.

Big living room with 3 sturdy bunk beds, iron stove and oven. Kitchen, sauna and terrace with nice view to lake. Solar panel system gives possibility to charge for example mobile phone's battery and laptops.
Sauna in same building: wood-heated stove, caldron for heating water, dressing room.

On the yard a site for open fire, drinking water can be attained from a spring (50m away) on the hillside. Dock and rowing boat. Beach is suitable for swimming and you can also fish and row on the lake.

Water of the lake comes from the Lake Päijänne through the Kalkkinen canal and rapids. This timber cabin was built in 1960 as a base for scouts.


  • Electric lighting with solar panel
  • Heating with wood-heated stove
  • Heat-storing fireplace
  • No waterpipe: water must be carried from the lake or well
  • No shower
  • Wood-heated sauna
  • Outhouse
  • LPG stove
  • LPG fridge
  • Radio
  • Gas grill
  • Campfire
  • Not electrified cottage
  • Single cottage
  • Rowing boat
  • Wilderness cottage


  • Nearest lake/sea/river 30 m
  • Bus stop 15 km
  • Helsinki 150 km
  • Neighbours 65 m
  • Shop 7 km
  • Restaurant 7 km
  • Spa 37 km
  • National park 20 km


Cabin is not pre-heated, but it's possible to have on request for additional fee.

Ilvessalo is an excellent place for small groups and fishermen. The lakes are spectacular and you can even make a boat trip from Kalkkinen to Heinola. The area is an old agricultural milieu with small gravel roads and idyllic tourism attractions. The roads are excellent for cycling.

This cabin requires outdoor attitude and skills (how to make fire, for example). If you’re not sure, please consider another option. During winter a minimum of 2 days’ rental period is recommended, because heating the spacious cabin takes time. Drinking water of the spring is not examined yearly, therefore boiling of the water before use is recommended. The customer must switch the fridge on arrival at the cottage. Instructions can be found in the cottage. Outdoor privy is chemical toilet.

Cabin can be reached by car, but last part of the route is very steep. During winter car cannot be park in the yard since the road to the cottage is very steep. Final cleaning possible to reserve at extra fee (from owner).

Vääksy 20 km, Lahti 40 km, Päijänne (Pukkilanharju) National park 20 km, Spa Kumpeli (Heinola) 37 km.

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Price 676 € week, weekend 225 - 451 €

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Rating given by customers 2.6. Based on 15 reviews.
80% of customers would recommend this destination.
Customer feedback:11
Kati Y, Heinäkuu 2018 Translate

Ihanat maisemat, ei mökkinaapureita liian lähellä

Tommi Ä, Elokuu 2018 Translate

Igor K, Heinäkuu 2018 Translate

Настоящий рыбацкий домик, очень понравилось и за разумные деньги. Не смогли включить холодильник, питьевую воду брать с собой

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