In the Finnish lake district of Saimaa, you’ll find a wide range of accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets, from traditionally styled inns full of ambience and atmosphere to modern hotels and luxurious design villas. Maybe you’d prefer an apartment hotel with all the space and conveniences of an apartment but with all the services of a hotel? In the hotels of Mikkeli, Savonlinna and Varkaus, you’re treated as a guest, and not as just another tourist.
The gorgeous surrounding scenery of Lake Saimaa and local events like the Savonlinna Opera Festival draw crowds from all over the world. Consequently, there are many cafés, bars, restaurants and hotels in the region to ensure that there is never a shortage of things to do, accommodation or services.
The summer brings with it a permanent holiday atmosphere which lightens the moods of locals and visitors alike, and the welcoming hotels of Savonlinna, Mikkeli and Varkaus are well used to catering to international guests.
Local hotels, like boutique Hotel Oscar in Varkaus, offer design rooms and idyllic scenery with an emphasis on good service and a unique experience.
Luxurious design villas, summer cottages and the delightful renovated farmsteads known as the Charms of Saimaa are also available as alternatives to the hotels in Mikkeli and Savonlinna. Located near the towns, they offer a range of accommodation options from cosy one-person rooms to eco-villas designed to accommodate large groups and conferences. Maybe you will experience night on a floating raft in Uhkua? Whatever style of accommodation you need, you’ll find it in Saimaa!