Pros: A very interesting tour of the Monastry (held in English)
Pros: near nature
Cons: The price of the lunch, 14 e; short opening hours of the library.
Pros: Silence, peacefull surroundings, helpfull staff and good food.
Cons: It was the worst breakfast ever... There is no clear signs on a territory, we arrived after dark and spent almost half an hour looking for our accommodation... Reception works only from 9-18, so ...
Pros: I stayed in the 'budget room' which is very ascetic on hotel standards. I loved the peace & quiet of the monastery environment. As an Orthodox pilgrim, I participated in the monastery&#...
Pros: The quiet but simultaneously culturally active atmosphere of the monastery. The inside look into the orthodox way of living.
Pros: room was basic but nice and clean, breakfast nice
Cons: A little bit of noice from the corridor.
Pros: Silent, pretty room on hotel side. Lovely surroundigs, too.
Pros: We liked the peaceful atmosphere in this monastery as well as its friendly staff.
Set in an orthodox monastery by Lake Juojärvi, Valamon Luostari offers peaceful accommodation and outdoor activities like hiking and skiing. Joensuu city centre is 55 minutes’ drive away. The bright, basic rooms at Valamon Luostari have either shared or private bathroom facilities. Some rooms have free Wi-Fi access. Breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets are served at Restaurant Trapesa. Beverages, snacks and doughnuts are available throughout the day. Guests can participate in church services and view the religious icons on display in the monastery. Painted icons, oil prints, candles and Valamo wines are sold in the souvenir shop. Leisure options include a sauna, gym and rentals of bicycles, snow shoes and kick sledges. Parking is free on site. The Lintula Monastery is a 15-minute drive away.
Pros: It was a comfortable and quiet lodging. Her warm heart and kindness will be remembered for a long time. I liked the delicious coffee and biscuit that I ate in the morning. I'll miss the time.
Pros: Wonderful place. We enjoyed the visit. If you like to stay in the finnish countryside, this place is perfect for that. The lady of the house was so friendly and the bed was excellant. And good ...