Situated by Lake Orivesi in Kitee, Karjalan Helmi offers en suite accommodation with kitchen facilities and forest or lake views. Next to each cottage is a small private beach. Rowing boats can be borrowed for free. All apartments and cottages have dining areas and a TV. Cottages have a private sauna, kitchen and small BBQ, while apartments have kitchenettes. Guests can also buy food at the local grocery store, 4.3 miles away. Free WiFi is available in the main building. Skiing, snowmobile safaris and fishing are popular activities in the area. Fishing excursions on Lake Orivesi can be arranged. Guests can also relax in the lakeside sauna or enjoy free access to the skating rink in the main building. Kitee Railway Station is located 5 miles away. Joensuu Airport is a 1.5-hour drive from the property.
This motel is in Tohmajärvi, just 10.6 miles from the Russian border Värtsilä-Niirala crossing point. It offers functional accommodation, a fully equipped shared kitchen and free parking. Minimotel’s guest rooms have simple décor and shared bathrooms. A sauna can be rented. The motel serves a daily breakfast. Free tea/coffee and a free internet computer are available in the lobby at all times, along with a 24-hour reception. A variety of restaurants and shops are found in the surroundings, while the town of Kitee and its popular zoo is 20 minutes’ drive away. Guests can swim in Lake Tohmajärvi, about 1.9 miles away.