The spacious and comfortable Villa KUKKAPÄÄ is located in the province of South Savo, in Sulkava (330 km from Helsinki). It is suitable for families, even bigger ones, as well as groups large or small. Visitors of The Savonlinna Opera Festival are also frequent guests in Villa KUKKAPÄÄ. This historical villa is renovated and equipped to meet today´s needs.
The villa has a well-equipped kitchen, dining room for 10 persons and 4 bedrooms with a total of 10 sleeping places. The spacious living room overlooks the big garden and the lake. A separate TV room and library room add to the comfort.
Villa KUKKAPÄÄ boasts an exceptionally big chalet with sauna, own kitchenette, living and dining room for 10 people and sleeping accommodation for 4 people, right on a sandy beach on lake Saimaa. A wooden pier reaches from the terrace to the lake, which gently grows deeper, making it pleasant and easily accessible also for little children. The private beach is 200 m in length.
The sauna has two separate stoves: the traditional AITOKIUAS; heated by wood and guaranteed to produce a delicate and soft steam, and an electric one for quick and easy use.
The Villa is on an area of 20 000m2, private and fenced and contains a grass field, excellent for volleyball and badminton. There are many spots to enjoy the beautiful surrounding nature, as the terrace with a view to the lake and the little teahouse in the garden.
The house is pretty old, however in good condition and very well equipped (dishwasher, bluetooth audio system, WiFi, Weber grill, electric smoker, etc). Both house and lakeside sauna are spacious and very comfortable. Pentti, the owner, was very helpful and kind to us. We had a great time there and would love to come back next year. Thank you very much!
Very nice place, amazing lake and views, cosy and spacious house, kindly and graciously owner ) There are all necessary things for comfortable rest in the lifehouse and in the bathhouse. There are eco trails for walking in two km from the villa.