Kaksola offers cabin accommodation round the year in warm, well-equipped holiday cabins. Enjoy our confortable and warm cabins equipped with microwave oven, refrigerator/freezer, fireplace, own sauna and shower, beach, rowing boat, heating, pillows, blankets… Please note bed linen and towels available by request for an extra charge. Outokumpu services, shops and restaurants are 15 km away. For inquiries and reservations please contact our travel agents Lomarengas or Finland Cottage Rentals. Search for Outokumpu and you will find our cottages Uusi mökki, Pihamökki and Rantamökki or click the name of the cabin. See also photos.
At Kaksola we cultivate berry varieties that taste great and can offer the best possible farm products for our customers and guests. Surrounding forests have also many kinds of forest berries to pick: wild strawberries, bilberries and lingonberries. Berries are healthy and have a high content of antioxidant vitamins.
A holiday in a cabin by lake can be combined with many different hikes, fishing on the lake ice, using our kicksleds, bathing in a sauna… For a more active holiday our farm offers great facilities: A picnic on the lake shore, summer flowers and wild strawberries, boat visit to the nearby Valamo monastery, swimming, fishing, mushroom picking, ice-swimming… Only 15 km away is the town of Outokumpu with its old mine, mining museum, shops, restaurants and other facilities. At the distance of 90 km is the famous Koli national park and Lake Pielinen, for many the best Finnish scenery ever, a unique combination of nature and culture and with many services for visitors. Only 45 km from here is the city of Joensuu and its famous open market place. In Joensuu you will also find Botania, a lovely event and botanical garden.
Highlights of Kaksola winter: visit of Santa at your cabin, starlight watching (yes, you can really see stars here) on the lake ice or a kicksled ride through the woods. We rent a variety of equipment which you might like to use: Esla superfast kicksleds, snow shoes and in summer bikes and sup boards. Of even a bathing tub. Please ask your host.
Welcome to Kaksola!
Jaakko and Maaret Kaksonen