Accommodation information

7 km to the east of Kajaani, Nuasjärvi / Rehja 80 m (length of the lake 26 km, a width of 5 km), shallow water, sandy bottom, own boat, owner rents out an outboard motor (3.5 hp), pier. An idyllic old yard with board lined house made ​​of logs (the inner walls coated), sleeping hut, sauna, as well as stone barn which is renovated to be suitable for social gatherings and celebrations. Main house built in 1900 and recently restored to its original condition. In the house a large living room (kitchenette), bedroom with 3 beds, bedroom with a double bed and a children's bed. The house is furnished with original furniture and its style furniture. A baking oven and a wood burning stove. Masonry stoves in both bedrooms, one movable electric heater. The house has no running water or drain. Water is obtained from the yard hydrant. Cold storage space in addition in a spacious basement (10 m). Bluetooth speakers. Sleeping hut has two 120 cm wide beds. In the sleeping hut there is also a loft with living space and 2 mattresses. Sleeping hut has no electricity or heating. Lakeside sauna (area 25 m², distance 70 m from main building), steam room (wood-burning stove and heater tank), and a dressing room. Water from the lake by hose (or must be carried from the yard hydrant) to the sauna. The sauna has electricity. Old renovated stone barn available. In the barn table seats 45. Fireplace in the barn and small-scale bar kitchen with refrigerator and gas stove. Water into the barn from the yard hydrant. Owner rents out also party tent for 40 persons (10 tables and 40 chairs).


  • Electric lighting
  • Heating with wood-heated stove
  • Baking oven
  • No waterpipe: water must be carried from the lake or well
  • No shower
  • Wood-heated sauna
  • Outhouse
  • Electric hob and oven
  • Refrigerator and freezer
  • Microwave oven
  • TV
  • Bluetooth speaker & Radio
  • Single cottage
  • Beach low and hard


  • Ski Centre 32 km
  • Bus stop 7 km
  • Neighbours 100 m
  • Restaurant 7 km
  • Ski lift 32 km
  • Helsinki 560 km
  • Shop 4.5 km
  • Spa 32 km


Old Vihtaniemi is located in a quiet location near the town of Kajaani by a big lake. The yard is out of sight from neighbors. Please, notice that if you are planning to have party or some other event and there will be more than 10 persons, agree about it with the owner in advance (there might be additional fee). Kajaani 7 km. Vuokatti 30 km. Paltamo golf course 35 km.


Weekprice 896 - 1237€, Weekend price 396 - 819

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Included in the price

Additional services (not included in the price)

  • Bed linen and towels 15.0 € / pieces
  • Bed linen made in beds and towels 20.0 € / pieces
  • Final Cleaning 120.0 € / pieces


Star rating given by customers 3.7 (based on 9 reviews)

89% of customers would recommend this destination.

Customer feedback: 7

  • Oona V, Elokuu 2021

    The place is charming and is accurate to the description. However, the owner does not care about his guest at all. When we landed in Kajaani and asked for help with a pick up from the airport since the taxi service did not work at all, he bluntly communicated it's too far for him to drive and not his problem and...See more

  • A, Kesäkuu 2020

    Kaunis paikka, huokui ajattomuutta. Hyvät tilat monenlaiseen olemiseen. Rauhallinen sijainti kaupungin läheisyydestä huolimatta. Kesäyön valoisuus, huikea taivas ja kaunis auringon kajo lumosi etelänasukkaan rantasaunomisen ja uimisen ohessa:)

  • Ilkka N, Heinäkuu 2018

    Olimme yllättyneitä siitä, miten ihana paikka oli. Koko pihapiiri rakennuksineen oli tosi viehättävä, kuin olisi museoalueella asunut. Kaikki tila olivat hyvin pidettyjä kunnioittaen menneisyyttä. Lampaat olivat suloisia. Meidän kaksi koiraa viihtyivät hyvin ja evät hyvässä rinnakkaiselossa lampaiden kanssa.Tilan...See more

Cottage location and nearby cottages

64°23266"N, 27°85475"E
Vihtaniementie 60, 87250 Vihtaranta