Hatun Huilaus is a 92m2 log cabin built in the early 2000s and comprehensively renovated in 2022 by Lake Hattujärvi. The Huilaus cottage has accommodation for about 8-10 persons at a time. There is also a separate sauna building with a dressing room by the lakeshore.
On the ground floor of Huilaus there is a spacious room that serves as a living room and dining area, as well as a kitchen and a bedroom with two separate beds. Downstairs there is also a wc / bathroom with shower facilities. Upstairs there is a bedroom (two separate beds) and a loft with a double bed. In addition, the lobby space on the upper floor has two separate beds and space for spare beds.
The comfort equipment of Hatun Huilaus includes both an air heat pump and electric heating and lighting. The equipment also includes a ceramic electric stove with an oven and a refrigerator with a freezer compartment. The cabin also has a fireplace and cold and hot tap water.
A microwave oven, dishwasher, coffee maker, dinnerware, radio and DVD player are at your disposal. There is also a television on both the upper and lower floors of the cottage. Hatun Huilaus' practical washing machine, kettle and toaster bring additional comfort.
In addition to the spacious interior of Hatun Huilaus, the cottage's fully glazed upstairs balcony and spacious downstairs porch offer more comfortable living space.
In addition to a traditional dartboard, the cottage's yard also has the option of playing frisbee golf. There are also two fatbikes to rent that can be used for excursions on the area's roads and terrain both in summer and winter. You can find the bikes in the light blue shed in the yard. In the same place, you also find the necessary ash trays, garbage, a composter and, if necessary, a traditional outdoor toilet.
Lake Hattujärvi is about 30 metres from the cabin. The water, while shallow at first, becomes deep very quickly. There is a wood-heated sauna on the beach with a dressing room and a glazed terrace. In addition to the traditional jetty, the beach also has a spacious terrace and several other routes to get to the water. A barbecue hut and a garden swing by the water contribute to more comfort.
A rowing-boat with a small outboard engine is also available in the summer. Hatun Huilaus is located next to widely known to be good fishing and hunting areas. In winter, Hattujärvi also offers excellent opportunities, e.g. for ice fishing.
The cottage is fully accessible by road; straight up to the front porch and with parking space for several cars in the yard. The nearest neighboring cottage is approximately 100 metres away.
It is about 45 kilometers to the shops in Ilomantsi, about 120 km to Joensuu railway station and about 5 kilometers to the nearest bus stop in Hattuvaara.
Additional information and instructions:
There are both a fire extinguishing coverlet and a powder extinguisher in the cottage!
When leaving the cottage remember to take all trash into the trashcan by the cabin road.
If you are a smoker, please do smoke outside!
The fridge's freezer is automatically on when the fridge is on. Always remember to close the dishwasher faucet after use. When leaving the cabin do remember to unhook the electrical appliances from their wall sockets. (TV, DVD, radio, etc.)
Cleaning equipment can be found in the bathroom. The cleaning cloths and detergents are kept in the kitchen cupboard. The rechargeable vacuum cleaner can be found next to the downstairs bedroom door.
The bedclothes for the convertible sofa downstairs are stored in the downstairs bedroom's closet. The bedding for the upstairs can be found in the closet of the upstairs bedroom.
When you use the fireplace, remember to open the vents at both the downstairs (in the kitchen) and upstairs (at the chimney duct) points. The 'hooks' in the upper and lower parts of the fireplace's glass hatch may also be adjusted to maximize the draft if needed.
When heating the sauna remember to open the vent in the sauna! The dressing-room is electrically heated so the dressing-room vent does not need to be opened. Firewood for heating the sauna can be found both in the box at the terrace and also in the shed beside the sauna.
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+358 (0)400 332 302
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82967 Hattuvaara, Ilomantsi