Villa Vuossel is a new semi-detached ecological holiday home situated by Lake Vuosselijärvi, in the midst of an ancient fir forest. This villa, built from heavy deadwood logs and completed 2009, includes all modern conveniences. The villa is decorated in beautiful northern Finnish style (see photo gallery). The downstairs double bedroom and the large upstairs offer spacious accommodation for 6 people (plus extra bed for 2) / flat. There are comfortable lounges in both downstairs and upstairs, a functional kitchen and dining area, and an elegant sauna department. It's like paradise, beautiful lakeside Villa for holidays in all seasons, as on summer as on winter!
Recreational Activities Nearby
Villa Vuossel is located on the shore of beautiful Lake Vuosselijärvi, on the east side of Ruka Fell. It's other ways near the Ruka village shops and services (see the roadmap), but on very peaceful area middle of quiet, beautiful and clean wild nature.
In winter it is easy go to cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, or snowmobiling, or take an ice-fishing trip to a nearby lake, visiting in Santa's place, stay fun day in Kuusamo Spa etc. Alpine skiing slopes are only a short drive from the cottage.
In summer you can find lots to do in the area: there is a lakeside sauna (must book separately in advance) with a sandy beach, canoeing and rowing trips, fishing at the lake (there is 3 fishing licenses for our quests), and the famous Kuusamo rapids, hiking routes and wilderness, visiting in popular Kuusamo's predator center etc.
In late summer the woods surrounding Villa Vuossel are filled with wild berries and mushrooms, full of summer flavours, waiting to be picked.
Lakeside Cabin for Summer Accommodation or for Guests
Close the Villa, right by the lakeshore is a lakeside cabin with traditional Finnish Sauna, which can be separately rented mainly in summer. At winter times it is rented tenants of Villa Vuossel. See Photo Gallery
Mystery of the Arctic! Additional Services
Our partners will provide You a wide selection of activities.
-In winter there is reindeer- and husky riding, snowmobile safaris and tours in searh of the Nordic Lights, ice-fishing, stay fun day with Santa, guided snowshoes and -skitrips, ice-karting, ice-climbing, traditional smoke sauna and swimming in the icy lake or bathing in hot tub etc.
-In summer you can go rapidshooting, canoeing-, hiking-, fishing- and huntingtrips with guide, a traditional smoke sauna, bathing in hot tub, bears watching place in safety hut in wild forest etc.
Local hunting guides will help You with in all wish of aktivities.
We have also caterer service, if it needed. We are happy to help You with any arrangements and with booking the activities, if it necessary.
We can offer accomodations also for bigger group with our partners, please ask offer.
We can also organize and rent most outlifts for hobby and aktivities for You, if needed.
If You are coming to Kuusamo by plane, You can book and rent car from airport (Avis, Europcar, Herz) beforehand, see our links.
Note; The cottage has free Wi-Fi.
Our instructions of accomodation and directions coming to Villa Vuossel are also written by English and Russian.
We accept also Visa- and Master credit cards.