Cozy and comfortable
new 5 star log house right on the lake
Finnish Lake District
South Lake Päijänne
National Park Lake Päijänne
200 km Helsinki. 80 km Lahti. 9 km Sysmä
50 m from Lake Päijänne
0 m to your relaxation
Sauna bathing. Swimming
2 own saunas
3 own boats
Motor-boat / fishing-boat, 20 HP
4 people or 3 adults, 85 kg
Rowboat and canoe
Canoe, 4 people
available for extra fee
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2 stand up paddlings
2 fishing equipment
4 summer bikes
2 winter bikes
2 cross-country ski
ski shoes included, binding NNN
2 cross-country ski
for children - extra fee -
2 all terrain ski
universal binding , adult only
4 snow shoes
2 adult. 2 children
2 plastic sleights
Off 7 nights
Check in / check out
Saturday at summer time
Otherwise free choice
No pets. No disable access
Year long directly access by car
Private, hidden sunbathes and
calming sound of the waves
at the wind sheltered balcony
Saunabathing. 50 m from Lake Päijänne
Sunbathing and Yoga
The beautiful lake view, the sound of the waves,
the warm sun on the balcony and terrace
the bathing in your own sauna
enhances the positive effects of your relaxation
Open the balcony or terrace door of your home
and the house will be filled
by the warming sun, the calming sound of waves
and fresh air of big Lake Päijänne
Big fireplace with window glass in the living room
outdoor- sauna at the house
Daylight-indoor-sauna with electric stove in the home
Veranda. Balcony. BBQ
Common sand beach, 300 m
Big common sandbeach at town Sysmä, 9 km
Idyllic hidden and common sandbeaches at
protected landscape island Kelvenne,
off 20 km by boat
Hidden, sunny places on small islands
in protected landscape archipelago all around
off 500 m
Find your "own" small island
Electric heating (adjustable)
and electricity in every room
Shower. Toilet / WC in the house
Hot and cold drinking water by municipality
in kitchen and shower room
Total livingspace 101 m2 / 83 m2 indoor
WIFI / WLAN
4 end devices
SAT - TV
Astra 1 19,2 East
Quietness at huge lake
Best fishing, sailing, hiking area
Unspoiled, pure nature around
Hidden, idyllic places to discover
Swimming in water
which is of drinking water quality
Amateur basic equipment for kids in the house
Winter activities and tranquillity
in quiet Winter Wonderland
Relax and enjoy
It´s all included
For a quick view
Sysmä near Lahti
Finnish Lake district
Nature protected archipelago and forest area directly at the holiday home. Extensive forests and hiking areas with changing landscapes in the vicinity of the next town, Sysmä.
Small hiking tours on signposted trails directly from the house in the forest and mushroom-rich environment. Great hiking tours in the wooded area Sysmäs. Detailed information on our private homepage, smsfi.de.
Cross-country skiing, ski, snowshoe and winter hikes directly from the house in the surrounding forests and especially beautiful over the frozen lake (there are also cross-country ski trails, which are created by the use of the residents on the lake).
Illuminated and groomed cross-country skiing trails on the island of Ohrasaari, 9 km, in the next town, Sysmä, on the way to the holiday home.
Special winter bikes with extra wide tires for couples in the house.
Observation tower with panoramic view over the lake and the surrounding area, within walking distance of the holiday home all year round reachable (1.5 km).
In the large archipelago right in front of the house, you will not only find your own little island or skerry in summer for you and your loved ones to relax, sunbathe, fish or for Robinson adventure with your children.
All quickly accessible by rowboat and canoe.
A special experience of course the overnight stay on an island with our 2 tents.
Be a couple on your own lonely island in the protected island worlds Adam and Eve for a day or more.
Particularly beautiful sunsets about 100 meters from the house and within walking distance to the observation tower (1.5 km). From there even in the winter flaming evening glow over the archipelago.
Relax with water sports and fishing with 3 boats. For beginners and families safe in the bay right in front of the house as well as in the numerous bays towards the next town, Sysmä. Older surfboard for stand-up paddling and water fun can be used free of charge.
Beginners and families can also enjoy beautiful, easy canoeing, rowboat and fishing trips through the bays and archipelago and on the
river Tainionvirta, up to a weir in the district Virtaa.
Advanced water sportsmen with condition and sailors enables the location, eventful, intermediate to demanding multi-day tours on the large Päijänne main lake, with 120 km stretch and canoe trips to the higher located large neighbouring lake, the Nuoramoisjärvi, partly along the beautiful, fish-rich river Tainionvirta.
Large nature reserve "Kelvenne", which is also protected for the stay of guests of the nature conservation authority of Finland. There also publicly accessible and hidden sandy beaches and fire pits. From 20 km by motorboat and canoe. Ideal for an overnight tour in a tent.
Nature trail with explanations of the Finnish flora in English near the cottage, on the way to the 1.5 km distant observation tower.
Basic outdoor equipment (2 small tents, 4 outdoor sleeping bags, 2 waterproof packing bins, backpack, spirit burner, etc.) for multi-day tours up to 4 people in the cottage available and free of charge.
Finland's well-known traditional and modern dance floor "Krouvin", with various cultural and dance events from Friday to Sunday in the neighbouring village, about 20 km from the centre Sysmäs away. Finnish tango, pop, rock, pop stars and groups are partially flown in by helicopter. Seasonal operation, mostly in summer.
Summer terrace "Rantaterassi" in the centre Sysmäs. Popular restoration at the small port of the village with a beautiful view of the wide bay.
Finnish gourmet restaurant with seasonal produce and local specialties within easy reach by car.
Small café with traditional private bakery "Grandmas bakery" in Sysmä. There also small private exhibitions of traditional art and historical everyday objects.
The culture is not too short in Sysmä. The summer sounds from Sysmä "Sysmän Suvisoitto", a summer event series, are known throughout Finland. Performances by regional and nationally known artists in unusual locations and in an original idyllic atmosphere. Atmospheric locations such as wooden and medieval churches and country houses.
A popular meeting place in summer is also the weekly market in the centre.
A local museum "Kotitalo" is on the way to the house outside the centre.
The Finnish Harmonica Museum is located in the centre of Sysmäs. The accordions, which are exhibited in various variations, form the basis of the old Finnish tango culture, which is still privately and publicly maintained at Päijänne See and Sysmä with various events.
Plan on our private websites, smsfi.de, together with your family or your partner your tours and adventures already in winter, and look forward to your experiences in the summer. Our holiday motto: everything is possible, nothing must!
Internet / WLAN/ Wifi
Parking directly at the house
Non Smoking house
Adjustable electric heater in every room
Electricity in every room
Fireplace in the living room
Iron & board
Large shower room with toilet and walk-in large shower.
Shower extensively thanks to a large 270 l boiler.
Further access to the electric sauna and outside door to the terrace.
with connection to the municipal sewage system
(no nuisance by a dry toilet).
Enough storage spaces.
Mirror cabinet and vanity unit.
Quiet, switchable ventilation (fan on the roof).
Local drinking water hot / cold in the bathroom and kitchen.
Very quiet Miele washing machine.
Clothes horse. Clotheslines on the balcony.
Dishes & utensils
Dining Room. Sunny jutty in the kitchen
Games for kids
canoe (3 people, included)
canoe (4 people, extra fee)
2 Angling equipment
5 BBQ / Smoker BBQ
4 Cross country Ski
(for adults 2 included)
2 All Terrain Ski
2 Winter bikes
Long-term renters welcome
electricity indoor / wood-fired outdoor
1 m3 of firewood for outdoor sauna and stove included.
More at extra cost.
Beautiful horse farm about 12 km.
Arrival is possible with or without a car all year round (spikes in winter).
For spontaneous holidays we recommend the arrival from Helsinki by rental car,
e.g. Flight to
Helsinki and then by rental car to the house.
Car parking space directly at the house.
Parking a motorhome depending on the size of the property
or directly on the street in front of the house.
We recommend a minimum age for children of 7 years.
No animals, wihout except
Request and availability
We provide free equipment with which you can prepare and follow your boat, fishing and hiking tours on our laptop and handheld navigation device. Since this equipment is not in the house, please contact us before renting.
Nordic walking poles
Excellent smartphone reception 4 G at the house and at sea.
Self-travel, self-catering, self-insurance.
Check-in: 16:00 local time
Check-out: 10:00 local time
No smoking in the house
Recommended off 7 years
Minimum age of primary renter: 25
Max guests:4 (sleeps up to 4 adults)
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
Idyllic recreation in the great Archipelago. Sauna. Fireplace. Motorboat. Canoe. Bikes
3 boats, 4 bikes, 2 skis, 2 own saunas, fishing equipment, electricity, water, heating, bed linen, towels, 1 m3 of fireplace and sauna wood as well as final cleaning in the house. V. M. included. 5 star house. Own traditional wood-fired log cabin sauna at the house. Electric sauna in the house. 50 m to cool off in the big lake and to own boats. Stove in the living room. WC in the shower room. For discerning couples and families. Panoramic lake view near house. Lake with drinking water quality. Wave sound to the house. From 2 hours from the airport / port Helsinki all year round by car / motorhome directly to us. Rent directly from private.
For 4 people. From 7 nights. 101 m2 of total living space. 83 m2 living space in the house. Direct lake view. South facing. For couples, of course, use of all beds in both bedrooms.
Chubby warm in winter. Well-tempered in the summer. Especially winterproof. 3-times heat protection glazing. Extra strong external insulation. Excellent smartphone reception.
The vast, protected archipelago is characterized by an original, rugged beauty and surprises with single, hidden sandy beaches and small idyllic island pearls that want to be discovered. Undisturbed, private sunbathing on the large, sheltered balcony with waves sound to the house and overlooking the lake invites you to dream. Large veranda with barbecue directly to the lake.
In addition to the activities on the large lake and in the wooded surroundings, our guests appreciate the opportunity to find time, peace and quiet for themselves, to find their partner and to start joint and separate ventures with your family. And not only when cooking, baking and eating together in the sunny jutty of the top-equipped, large kitchen.
In Sysmä we personally enjoy the luxury of slowness, the vastness of the land, the alternation of water and forest, the activities on the big lake and the special Scandinavian light and feel the hospitable, polite people of this quiet and tranquil place with the best infrastructure very well, welcome and in good hands.
200 km Helsinki. 80 km Lahti. 9 km Sysmä. 50 m to Päijänne lake with swimming area and 3 own boats. 100 m to the next sunset at the lake. 300 m to the sandy beach with 100 years old wood-burning beach sauna of the residents, mixed with bathing suit usable. 1.5 km to the lookout tower over the lake with panoramic views, within walking distance directly accessible from the house.
From 9 km for shopping, eating pizza, going out, pharmacy and medical care. Scandinavian seasonal gourmet restaurant and traditional Finnish dance floor quickly reachable by car.
Ideal for those who want to be quick with little luggage. Only travel with bathing suit and toothbrush! Easy from booking to stay. Relaxed arrival and departure. No time and place limits for keys or similar. Check in and check out with PIN.
The location is an excellent starting point for anglers, oarsmen, canoeists and sailors, who can choose between the large, open waters of the main lake, the creeks around the house and the surrounding area or fishing and paddling on a beautiful river. All destinations are easily accessible from your domicile.
Beginners and families feel comfortable paddling in the bay in front of the house. Advanced canoeists and water sports enthusiasts are thrilled with the tours over the large Päijänne lake and on the river Tainionvirta to the neighbouring lake. Outdoor basic equipment in the house.
Large fishing area in front of the house
Hikers, mushroom pickers and nature lovers will not be forgotten in the surrounding forests. From the house you can choose between a short walk or leisurely hikes. Rich mushroom areas directly at the house.
Also available for free: 3 own boats, every 50 m in front of the house by the lake. Motorboat, 20 HP, license free in Finland. A comparable motor boat costs at European lakes between 100 € to 150 € rent per day, usually only with boat license. With us the motorboat is included in the rent! Motorboat availability: end of May - beginning of October.
1 canoe for 3 people. 1 rowing boat for 3 people. 4 bikes, 2 fishing equipment. Canoe and rowboat are available until the beginning of the winter or from the end of the winter.
Sailing from the nearby boat harbour (on the way to Mökki) about 3 km. Sailboat brokerage for our guests with lead time of at least 12 months on request.
In winter also included
2 pairs of cross-country skis, binding NNN, 2 pairs of all-terrain skis with universal binding, 2 pairs of snowshoes and 2 winter bikes. All for adults. 2 slide carriages for children. Cross-country skis for children for a small fee.
Valued by our guests
Christmas and New Year's Eve with us. The best Christmas present is time! Romantic cuddle and pampering time for discerning couples. Cosiness in the Mökki. Winter sports activities. Relaxing sauna rituals. Time in front of the flickering fire of the stove. Surprise your partner with a spontaneous trip to the north and experience with us your personal Hygge experience, the Scandinavian philosophy of happiness. Explore the north on a Scandinavian tour with your car or RV and treat yourself to a quiet and comfortable close with us.
Cosiness in the house. Activities in the extensive, protected island worlds and surrounding forests. Cycling and hiking tours. Nordic walking. Swim. Rowing. Surfing, Stand Up Paddling. Canoeing. Fishing. Collect berries. Relax in a quiet environment. Mushroom and hiking area at the house. Bathing 50 m. Sauna bathing, traditional in the outdoor sauna or comfortable in the indoor sauna. Experience Scandinavian summer on the large veranda and balcony with the sound of waves.
Start fishing trips with your own motorboat, 50 meters in front of your holiday home, GPS guided with fish finder. Fly fishing and fishing also at a dam on the river near Sysmä. 2 smoking boxes (electric and wood burning) and one big smoker BBQ. 2 fishing gear, crayfish and fish trap included. Non-predatory fishes and predatory fishes, shallow and deep-water zones in the bay, reed zones.
Ice fishing in front of the house from January.
Winter fishing on open water from January (river to Päijänne lake with sections at the dam that never freeze). Fishing license with overview of the allowed seats when buying the fishing license in the next town Sysmä. Own fishing equipment recommended.
For expedition enthusiasts and enterprisers
Take motorboat tours through crystal-clear drinking water in the vast archipelago and on the huge lake. 2 tents, outdoor sleeping bags and equipment in the house. Drive by motorboat or canoe to a large natural island with hidden sandy beaches, fire pits and campsites. Family fathers discover on new shores the pirates in themselves and together you are on the lonely sandy beach Adam and Eve for a day.
Further big bath bay with sandy beach in Sysmä with the boats and the bicycles / your car attainable. Our personal Sunny Mökki event: three in a rowing boat to Sysmä on the sandy beach "shopping-rowing"
For outdoor nerds
Laptop and sea navigation with map and route planner software free on request. Transfer your goals, waypoints and desires to our handheld sat nav. Make your pictures and route tips available to other guests or the network world via our WLAN.
Find peace and serenity in the polar winter. Relaxation in the indoor or outdoor sauna. Dreaming and cuddling in front of the large soapstone stove with glass door. Cross-country skiing. Country skiing. Snowshoeing through forests and across the lake (December - mid-March). Cross-country skiing on the lake in front of the house (not groomed adjoining trails). Illuminated cross-country trails and skating in the next village, Sysmä, 9 km. Winter biking with 2 cross-country winter bikes for adults with extra-wide tires. Private break on the reading sofa with books, games, CDs, DVDs, German / English.
For hobby chefs and Christmas bakers
Baking waffles, muffins, cakes, Christmas cookies. And look forward to the smell in the house during the snow hike. Fondue, raclette, “fire-bowle” mulled wine with a rum-soaked sugarloaf lit above, kitchen and espresso machine inclusive in top equipped hobby cooking kitchen.
Popular holiday options of our guests
Scandinavia tour with camper or car. Sweden / Norway / North Cape / Lapland / Finland. Relaxing travel contract with us. Via Helsinki / Travemünde / Rostock back to Germany.
Our personal favourite
White nights in the Scandinavian capitals and in the Baltics. By car / camper ferry crossing in comfortable cabins and Scandinavian buffet, e. g. Copenhagen / Oslo / Stockholm / Helsinki / Sunny Mökki Sysmä / Helsinki / Travemünde / Rostock.
Extend your Christmas feeling in January. Experience crisp cold temperatures in bright February. Especially nice light in May.
Colourful autumn with hikes in the especially contemplative Indian Summer "Ruska". To pick mushrooms. Catch crayfish. Experience a mysterious atmosphere on the lake.
All-inclusive means for you
Including electricity and electric heating in every room as well as communal drinking water hot / cold in kitchen and shower room. Initial bed linen, towels, sauna towels, tea towels, bathrobes. Sauna and firewood, as previously described. Final cleaning within the house. Optional free of charge: Wi-Fi. German / Austrian swiss. Satellite TV. Laptop. Lake Navigation system.
English-speaking property management at the approach to the house.
Parking year-round directly at the house.
And if you want to spontaneously extend your holiday, but need change, local bankers have their house around the corner.
Welcome, where we feel good!