ACTIVITIES

GROUPS AND EVENTS

Group accommodation

If you need a secluded and unusual place for a meeting or seminar, corporate party or you are looking for a great place to celebrate a special occasion with family or friends, Wooddream can offer exceptional comfort, value and convenience for group accommodation in the Saimaa region. With a wide variety of room types in six villas, we can accommodate groups up to 20-32 guests at competitive rates. You can celebrate the event at your villa and also use the versatile facilities located on the second floor of the Main house with reception. The premises are divided into two rooms and can comfortably fit up to 20-32 persons. They are equipped with a kitchen, 2 WC/bathrooms, sauna and free Wi-Fi. The Main House facilities can be rented for several hours or days. In collaboration with our partner Kattava, we can also deliver tailored catering services for both small and large events. Terms and conditions are discussed individually.

 

RENTAL AND PROGRAMME SERVICES

Hot tub

You can rent the traditional wooden hot tub for outdoor usage all year round. The tub can accommodate 6-8 people. The hot tub is heated on wood. It can be used in summer for chilling in cool water or as a hot bath in winter. To reach a pure relaxation, we recommend our guests to use the tub and sauna alternately. The tub is delivered to the villa. The price includes cleaning before and after. Prices start at €100/day. For more information, please contact our partner directly via e-mail teemu@saimaanpalju.fi, via phone +358 40 588 0738 or visit the website.

eFat bicycle

During all year round you can rent an eFat bicycle with electricity assistance for self-riding or with a guide across the most beautiful places along Lake Saimaa. With a eFat bike, you may traverse versatile terrain and even the snow. Helmet and charger for 24 hours are included in the price. Prices start at €40/3 hours. For more information, please contact our partner directly via e-mail teemu@saimaanpalju.fi, via phone +358 40 588 0738 or visit the website.

SUP boarding

Explore the clear waters of Lake Saimaa and magnificent surroundings of Taipalsaari region with a SUP board. You can rent a SUP board with a paddle and a hand pump for independent boating. Prices start at €50/day. You can also rent a life jacket/€10, waterproof phone bag/€7, 60 liters moisture-proof bag / €10 and 12-volt electric pump/€10. For more information, please visit the website.

Hammock tour

The guests who are looking for the adventures and unique experiences can book a hammock relaxation guided tour in nature. The tour lasts for about 2 hours and covers the distance of 1-3 km. Size of the group: 4 persons. Prices start at €30. For more information, please visit the website.

Kayaking

Enjoy unforgettable moments of nature kayaking along the shores of Lake Saimaa. For independent kayak rentals prices start at €25/2 hours. The price includes a navigation map, kayak, paddle and life vest. For people who haven’t kayaked before, a guided trip is recommended. For more information, please visit the website.

Hiking

Taipalsaari’s picturesque natural surroundings offer clean shores and versatile trails for recreation. Walking through nature and breathing clean air helps to relax and get away from the bustle of the city. You can book a hiking or a guided walking tours and choose routes of any complexity. Prices start at €50/person.For more information, please visit the website.

Fishing tour

We can arrange for our guests guided fishing tours on Lake Saimaa. Boat can accommodate 4 persons. Fishing tackle and fishing permit are included in the price. Prices start at €200/3-4 hours.  We can also arrange a fishing tour on Lake Saimaa for large companies of up to 10 people. Prices start at €600/6 hours. Price includes fishing tackle, cold lunch and beverages. For more information, please visit the website.

 

OUTDOORS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Beaches

Swimming is one of the best activities during summer. It is also nice to sunbathe and enjoy picturesque lake scenery from the shore. There are several beaches in Taipalsaari region, such as Konstun uimaranta, Päihäniemi uimaranta, Huhmarkallion uimaranta, Kirkonkylän uimaranta and Sarviniemi.

Nature trails

While staying at Wooddream you can enjoy the pure Finnish nature in all its diversity. All year round you can explore natural sights in the surrounding forests on illuminated fitness trail or on skiing trail during winter time. For more information about interesting places in the Taipalsaari region, please visit the website.

Entertainment services

If you would like to explore other opportunities for spending spare time in our region, you will find plenty of entertainment services, such as Horse riding center Karhupirtit, Viipurin Golf Club, Ski center MyllymäkiKorpikeidas Zoo Farm/Fishing and tourist center Saimaa cruises.