SÄIKKÄRÄ, VILLA AND HONKA
The historical setting and surrounding natural spectacle will make any visitor speechless. It feels as though time stands still. Villa Säikkärä is situated on the end of the Säikkäräniemi headland, shaped by the Ice Age. An area of historical fame for festivities and lawful judgement for the indigenous Sámi people for centuries. Located on lake Raanujärvi, around 60 km west of Rovaniemi airport and at the top of the Säikkäräniemi headland. Located at the edge of Raanujärvi lake, Honka Säikkärä is the first building encountered when arriving on the Säikkäräniemi headland.
The villa accommodates 12 persons. The cosy log-built villa accommodates and caters for its guests while respecting traditions in the appropriate manner. Lappish hospitality is provided by the Säikkärä host, Risto Kauppinen, who personally receives his guests. It is a matter of honour for the host to ensure his guests enjoy their stay and experience the true Lappish atmosphere. Indoor sauna and Cigar and grill room. Bedrooms: 1 double room; 5 twin rooms (twin rooms may be adapted to double rooms if required).
Honka Säikkärä was built in 2008-2011. The main building offers accommodation for 16 persons. Large living room gives plenty of space to lay down. Outside you can watch the sunset and the lake from the terrace and become one with the horizon. When it´s time for some action, various winter and summer activities commence from the courtyard. In the courtyard there is an extra building for accommodation, which has four bedrooms for two with own showers and toilets. There is also a separate building containing traditional sauna, dressing room and a big Lappish grill hut.
The main building includes a modern electric sauna, while the courtyard building has a traditional wood heated sauna, a dressing room with fireplace, grill and cigar room.
Main building: 8 twin rooms (they may be adapted to double rooms if required), each one with shower room and toilet.
Separate rooms in courtyard area: 4 twin rooms (they may be adapted to double rooms if required), each one with shower room and toilet.
Säikkäränniemi 145, 97250 Ylitornio
Rovaniemi city center