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Idyllic cottage by the lake

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Idyllic cottage by the lake

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean14 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Outstanding hospitality16 recent guests said this host offered outstanding hospitality.

Taikaloora cottage is an idyllic and cozy cottage on the shore of Lake Oulujärvi in Finland. It lies a short walk away from the ameneties of Vaala's town center.
The cottage includes a small kitchen, bathroom, living room and an open bedroom. Just beside the cottage is an idyllic lakeside sauna with amazing view to the Lake Oulujärvi.



Indoor Fireplace
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in time is 3PM - 9PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


71 Reviews

Katherine User Profile
July 2018
What can I say - this cottage is completely outstanding! I honeymooned here for four days with my new husband and it couldn’t have been more perfect. Päivi greeted us as soon as we arrived and showed us how the sauna worked (very easy for novices such as us Brits!) and everything…
Kay User Profile
May 2018
The location is stunning with the view changing almost every time you look outside. The sauna is amazing and the accommodation cosy and comfortable. I was a bit worried that the sofa bed would not be comfortable but it was absolutely fine. The owners are really friendly and welco…
John User Profile
January 2018
Lovely cozy cottage, close to Rokua geopark. Amazing Finnish sauna. Terho & Päivi were lovely hosts & provided lots of useful advice & help with arranging activities. We went snow shoeing, cross country skiing & husky sledging whilst we were there & enjoyed using the sauna almost…
Tom User Profile
November 2017
We had a great stay in Vaala, the cottage is very comfortable, cosy and old school. It’s an ideal location for a couple who want to get away and be secluded. However there isn’t that much around in activities and things to do. Saying that, it was exactly what we were looking for,…
Douglas User Profile
August 2017
This is a special place. It was our first time to Finland and this is a little-known part of the country. The spot is as the pictures show. We had such a wonderful time swimming, grilling, boating, cycling and wow the sauna. Our hosts were there for any requests and were very hel…
Dennis User Profile
July 2018
Absolutely perfect cottage and location 20 or 30 steps away from the 4th largest lake in Finland. I concur with all of the positive reviews here and encourage prospective guests to read them. In addition to the cottage, the cottage grounds include a second building with a sauna…
Finn User Profile
June 2018
We had a great time at the cottage. It is really nice and clean. The sauna is amazing!! Terho and his wife are very friendly and helpful! We will come back!

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Oulu, FinlandJoined in October 2014
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144 Reviews
Languages: Deutsch, English, Suomi, Svenska
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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