- 2 bedrooms
- 1 bathrooms
- Sleeps 6
Description from the owner
This cottage has electric heating and log fire so can be used all year round.
In the warmer months there is an extra single bed in a outbuilding which includes a wardrobe and table.
The master bedroom has a double bed and a balcony with a view to the lake. The second bedroom has a double bed and a single bed and travel cot
There is a kitchen with all the necessities and a dinning room/ living room.
Family size bathroom that leads into a sauna with a shower.
There is a lake 50 metres away from the cottage where you can fish and there is unlimited use of a rowing boat and life jackets for safety.
TRADITIONAL FINNISH LOG CABIN
Kuru, Western Finland, Finland
Additional Location Information
There is a lake 50 metres away from the cottage where you can fish and there is unlimited use of a rowing boat and life jackets for safety. For swimming there is a public sandy beach only 10 minute walk away.
In Kuru village there are lots of amenities such as supermarkets, gift shops, cafés/restaurants, pub, florist, hair dressers, pharmacy, bank, petrol station, post office and port.
There are 2 national parks near by, one is Seitseminen and Helvetin jarvi. Seitseminen national park is only a 20 minute drive away and helvetin jarvi is a 10 minute drive away. At seitseminen national park you can hire mountain bikes for the day.
Tampere city is only a 40 minute drive away and there is also a bus service from the village centre.
There is a beautiful Russian style church building and a large children's park near by.
Ski: There are quite a few ski resorts,
This is a great website with all the ski resorts in Finland and shown on a map. (website: hidden)
There are a few between Tampere and Jyvaskyla. At the top of the home page click on Ski resorts and then click on the ski resort on the map that you want to look art and it then takes you to its website which has all the information you need.
Himos ski resort is very good which is in Jamsa about 1.5 hours drive or if you want one a little more local then there are a few around Tampere.
Kuru is a former municipality of Finland, now part of the town of Ylöjärvi.
Kuru is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Pirkanmaa region. Kuru lies 50 kilometres (31 mi) north of Tampere. The municipality had a population of 2,782 and covered an area of 820.48 km² of which 103.53 km² is water. The population density was 3.4 inhabitants per km². The service industry is the primary employer for the area. Kuru was consolidated with the town of Ylöjärvi on January 1, 2009.
The municipality was bilingually Finnish.
The water from the streams and river in Kuru is so clean, it is drinkable without purification. The vast majority of Kuru is either water or forest. In fact, 550 km², out of 820.48 km², of the district is covered with forests. Popular activities include canoing, swimming, fishing, hiking, camping, backpacking and other outdoor activities.
Kuru has vast natural resources including wood, water and stone.
More About This Location
Car is not necessary
Last updated on June 16, 2014
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Rates shown in $ USD (Rental listed originally in GBP)
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- Damage deposit | $116
- Pet | $17
- Central heating
- Local Guides/Maps
- Hair dryer
- Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
- Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
- Linens Provided
- High chair
Pool / Spa
- Secure parking space
- Ocean or water views
- Stove or Oven
- DVD Player
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- Boat available
- 6 Dining chairs
- 3 Lounge chairs
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - no
- Wheelchair accessible - no
- 60 square meters