This quiet countryside hotel is located on the shore of Lake Pielinen. It offers sauna facilities and a large indoor pool, plus free Wi-Fi and parking. Hotel Pielinen offers a choice between private bathrooms and shared facilities. Each guest room includes satellite TV, and some have balconies. Leisure facilities include a terrace, children's playroom and a games room with table tennis and billiards tables. Bicycle rentals are also possible on site. Pielinen Hotel offers organised activities such as rafting tours and snowmobile safaris. The surrounding area is ideal for fishing, hiking and skiing. Koli National Park is a 1-hour drive away.
Pros: The common spaces and location of the hotel were excellent.
Cons: The room was very average looking and average cleanliness for such a high end and expensive hotel.
When visiting Koli, Break Sokos Hotel Koli is a great choice to consider. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in hot stone massages, body scrubs, or facials, and international cuisine is served at Grill it!, which is open for lunch and dinner. A sauna and a terrace are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like bathrobes and slippers.
Set a 10-minute drive from Koli village, this hostel offers rooms and apartments with free WiFi access. Koli National Park is a 10-minute drive away. A well-equipped kitchen, private bathroom and TV are featured in all apartments at Hostel Koli. Guest rooms have access to shared bathroom and kitchen facilities. Guests have access to an outdoor BBQ area and a communal living room. Relaxation options include a wood heated sauna. Koli Hostel offers space for ski equipment and ski maintenance. The nearest grocery store is 3.7 miles away. Cross-country skiing trails start right at the property. Koli Ski Centre is 5 miles away.
Located just 17.4 miles from Lieksa, in the heart of Finnish Karelia, this traditional farmhouse style B&B offers accommodation next to Lake Pielinen. Free WiFi featured in the common areas. The rooms at Herranniemi have private bathrooms and a seating area. A common living room with TV is at guests’ use. There’s also access to a shared kitchenette with fridge, coffee/tea facilities, microwave and stove. At Herranniemi B&B’s in-house restaurant guests can pre-order traditional, homemade Karelian food. Relaxation options include the lakeside Pavillion, with its fireplace and seating area. Popular area activities include hiking, swimming and fishing. Bikes and canoes can be rented on-site and horse riding can be arranged. The Patvinsuo National Park as well as the skiing slopes of Koli are just a 60-minute drive away. Herranniemi Bed & Breakfast has free parking.