Wilderness cabin Kuusinki is located on the shore of Takalampi pond and in the hunting area of “Kuusamo collective forest/Oulanka”, log cabin is built in 2010.
Main room with 2 bunk beds, cooking alcove, loft with 4 mattresses. Loft with sloping ceilings and low room height.
Boat and life-jackets, drinking water to be brought with or from a pond (clear water). Good, but rapidly deepening shore for swimming. Woodshed and campfire place in the yard. A spacious sauna and dressing room in the same building.
Heating with wood-heated stove
No waterpipe: water must be carried from the lake or well
You need to bring own drinking water
Liquid gas hob (no oven)
Not electrified cottage
Beach low and hard
Ski Centre 36 km
Helsinki 860 km
Restaurant 36 km
Nearest lake/sea/river 40 m
Shop 35 km
Spa 55 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. 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.
Oulanka nationalpark, Juuma village, Pieni Karhunkierros -hiking trail 30 km. Ruka resort 36 km, Kitkajoki river 8 km. Kuusamo 56 km. Kuusinkijoki river: Vihtamutka 500 m, Sipinkoski 900 m.
The cabin is surrounded by 5150 hectares of hunting areas. Resident of the cabin can buy small game hunting license from web-site www.varuste.net or from the office of Kuusamon Yhteismetsä.
Fishing rapids of river Kuusinkijoki are within walking distance and River Kitkajoki is about 8 km from the cabin. Takalampi-pond has whitefish and trout in it. Cabin rental includes licenses for five fishing nets for Takalampi-pond. Client has to bring own fishing nets (no limitation for mesh size).
The cabin can be reached by car during the summer, but not in winter/autumn after snowing. There has been road renovations going on at the area during 2016. The roads are covered by crushed rock and requires slow driving speed. Driving is permitted at your own risk.
Weekprice 487 - 543€, Weekend price213 - 355€
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Star rating given by customers 3.6 (based on 56 reviews)
93% of customers would recommend this destination.
Customer feedback: 43
Matti L, Lokakuu 2022
Väinö K, Syyskuu 2022
Isto N, Heinäkuu 2022
Mahtavat maisemat ja paikka, lyhyt matka Kuusingille. Pienet ikkunat tekevät kynttilävalaistusta kämpästä pimeän, vaikka ulkona näkee ihan hyvin.
Sauna on iso. Valitettavasti saunan pukuhuoneessa on huono haju, joka ei poistunut tuuletuksemme eikä siivouksemme jälkeenkään.