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Punkaharju – Hostel Rantakatti

Located in Punkaharju, beside Lake Saimaa, the largest lake in Finland, Hostel Mannila is housed in an old farm building with a century of history behind it. Our peaceful hostel offers excellent services on clean premises with a home-like atmosphere. During your stay, you will be looked after by three generations of our family.Also, customers have access to a free Wi-Fi connection. The public premises boast a room with fireplace and a barbecue area. Why not hire one of ourrowing or pedal boats and enjoy the scenic surroundings from the lake or dive into the clear water for a refreshing swim?Visitors also have the opportunity to participate in a rowing trip on a traditional longboat. The stables can be found just a stone’s throw away from our hostel. In winter, a ski trail runs right past the hostel building, while in summer you can savour the same scenery on foot, along the hiking routes. And on Midsummer’s Eve, we light a bonfire on the lakeside to mark the occasion.Hostel Mannila is only three kilometres from the Punkaharju ridge, known for its spectacular scenery. We also lie within easy reach of Finnish Forest Museum Lusto and the mediaeval castle Olavinlinna, in Savonlinna. Hostel Mannila´s neighbour farm has a petting zoo. Getting to the hostel: Savonlinna 40km by car or by taxi Bus from Lappeenranta - Parikkala - Savonlinna. Nearest bus stop is Kruunupuisto. Highway 14 32 km from Savonlinna 8 km from Punkaharju.The road to the ridge area turns from the intersections marked with red. Drive 5 km and take road to Vaahersalo (sign). Mannila Farm is about 3 km. local taxi+358 500 172172 Local train from Savonlinna or Parikkala
  • Geolocation longitude : 29.28066878
  • Geolocation latitude : 61.77912414
  • Address line : Rantakatintie 22, Punkaharju, 58450, Finland