Accommodation information

This historic, fully renovated forest rangers farmhouse is situated in the real wilderness by river Pakanajoki. The cabin is on the south side of the wilderness area of Vätsäri and 14 km from Näätämö. Around the cabin of Pakanajoki are excellent ice-fishing places and summer fishing lakes. Living room with 3 convertible beds, kitchen with a convertible bed, a room with 2 convertible beds. Fireplace for heating in both rooms, iron stove, gas stove with oven, a little cellar under the kitchen floor. During summer time, possibility for extra accommodation in the loft (with mattresses for six persons). Sauna in separate building. Hot smoking owen. Rowing boat on the shore of lake Vuontisjävi. Drinking water in summer from the river Pakanajoki (40m), in winter from lake Vuontisjärvi (1 km). Water is not examined yearly so boiling the drinking water before use is recommended.


  • No lighting
  • Heating with wood-heated stove
  • Open fireplace
  • No waterpipe: water must be carried from the lake or well
  • No shower
  • Wood-heated sauna
  • Outhouse
  • LPG stove
  • Cellar
  • Not electrified cottage
  • Single cottage
  • Wilderness cottage


  • Bus stop 14 km
  • Shop 14 km


WILDERNESS CABIN: Facilities in wilderness cabins are often more modest than in holiday cottages. Cabin is not preheated before customer’s arrival. Cabin should be cleaned by the customer during the holiday and after that. Due to long distances maintenance doesn’t check the cabin after all customers. If the cabin is not cleaned or there are deficiencies, please contact the caretaker immediately on arrival by calling. Please, remember to bring your own bed linen and towels (can not be rented). This cabin requires outdoor attitude and skills (how to make fire, for example). If you’re not sure, please consider another option. Water is not examined yearly so boiling the drinking water before use is recommended. Cabin can not be reached by car, car parking during both summer and winter time in Näätämö, 14 km. Flight services also available. Read more Please, notice that you will need a license for snowscooter to drive to the cabin. Additional information from Ivalo Customer Service of Metsähallitus tel. +358 206 39 7701 or Siida Nature Centre in Inari tel. +358 206 39 7740. More information:


Weekprice 757 - 905€, Weekend price 266 - 532

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Star rating given by customers 4.2 (based on 67 reviews)

100% of customers would recommend this destination.

Customer feedback: 53

  • Mikko P, Syyskuu 2021

    Majoitus vastasi hienosti lupauksia. Viikko meni todella mukavasti. Huoltomies Aimo kävi tuomassa tarvikkeita ja todella mukava tavata hänet. Mukava mies. Vätsärin maasto oli hieno mutta haastava.

  • Satu K, Elokuu 2021

    Isompi eräkämppä hyvällä sijainnilla. Jo kävely (noin 11 km) kohteelle on oma pieni vaelluksensa mahtavien maisemien läpi. Erätunnun kruunasi juuri kämpän kohdalla tehtävä matalan Pakanajoen ylitys kahlaamalla. Keittiössä on mukava tehokas puuhella ja kaikissa huoneissa tarpeeksi lämmönlähteitä (kamiinat ja takat)....See more

  • Pirkko N, Elokuu 2021

Cottage location and nearby cottages

69°56228"N, 29°16049"E
, 99870 Inari