Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kemi, Finland - Updated 2021

airbnb Kemi, Finland

Located close to the Baltic Sea, the city of Kemi was founded by the Russian Emperor Alexander II in the year 1869. This charming town in Finland is famous for its SnowCastle. The SnowCastle of Kemi is rebuilt every year in the inner harbor of the city and is the largest snow castle in the world. Every year, from early January to the month of April, the snow castle remains open to visitors.

In the land of the Aurora Borealis, the majestic vessel that is the Icebreaker Sampo takes you on a journey through the Gulf of Bothnia. To explore this beautiful town which defines the sparkling country of Finland, book one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the area!

1. Apartment in Kemi, near the airport (from USD 59)

This apartment is a part of a house, conveniently located close to the airport, city center, railway station and the SnowCastle of Kemi. The apartment has a separate entrance, which ensures complete privacy. The apartment is located on the second floor of the house and is only accessible by stairs.

The bedroom is designed to fit a whole group of people. There is a queen bed, a single bed and a sofa bed, suitable for up to five people. There is a comfortable living area with a kitchen and dining space. A wood-fired hot tub is available and guests can use it on demand. Parking is available in the private yard.

Clean apartment with it's own entrance and Hot tub
Kemi, Finland
128 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
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the wifi only works near the kitchen but there it worked well
a spacious loft with an excellent kitchen
apartman is clean with comfortable size
the apartment is big clean and cozy
nice clean and cosy little apartment
fantastic place very clean and welcoming
nice clean appartment in a quiet neighborhood
the host is very nice
great host everything went smoothly as planned
the hosts are really nice and helpful
they were a great host and would definitely recommend to everyone to stay here
anne is an amazing host helpfull and and really good at communicating with her guests
the apartment is located in the nice and quiet place
apartman have very good location
the location is perfect if you´re by car and want to stay in the area of kemi
it was ideal for our stay in kemi we would recommend this place to everyone
this house was awesome a beautiful walk from kemi and we were given a ride both mornings we stayed
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2. Nice cottage by the river, near the city of Kemi (from USD 88)

This cottage by the river is located just outside the city of Kemi and is well-equipped with all the facilities for modern living. There are two bedrooms: the master bedroom has a king bed and the second bedroom has a double and a single bed. The living room also has a sofa bed for some extra guests. There is an equipped kitchen to prepare your meals and the house has its own bridge and rowboat, so you can enjoy the river. The charming deck of the house is also a great place to enjoy the surrounding beauty of the river.

Nice cottage (entire house) by the river near city
Kemi, Finland
86 reviews
Entire cabin 6 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
we slept in a very comfortable double bed
kitchen and bathroom are very well equipped there's all you might need
everything was very clean plenty of beds variety of kitchen stuff
the place is very cosy clean and quite
very quiet and cozy house clean and osm ;)
tiina´s mother welcomed us very friendly the house was very nice clean and comfortable
everything was ready and clean
eila was lovely host
tiina has been a great host
we highly recommend this host and accommodation
cozy place and friendly hosts
tiina and her mother were such courteous hosts and extremely friendly
the location for us was ideal also
a nice secluded house close to kemi
wish to return to this place again
tiinas place is nicely located next to the river and just a stroll to the sea
our stay was very relaxing and in case we would definitely choose tiina's place again
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3. Cabin by the Kemijoki River (from USD 60)

This amazing riverside cabin is located in the town of Keminmaa, 10 minutes away from the town of Kemi. It is located by the biggest river of Finland, the Kemijoki River. If you like swimming, there is the perfect place nearby. The cabin is small and cozy, with a single bedroom that has two single beds and a sofa bed, suitable for four. Breakfast is provided in the morning and there is a kitchen for preparing your meals. Attractions, like the Santa Claus village and the Ranua Zoo, are located very close.

Backyard cabin with veranda by Kemijoki river
Keminmaa, Finland
69 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
marko was very friendly and he had made great breakfast
we sat down with them and had an awesome dinner and breakfast
they invited us to try tipical finish food and the breakfast was delicious
nice breakfast nice house i stayed 1 day extra to experience the way living is in finland
the breakfast was better than most hotels
our stay was stunningly comfortable and the apartment was immaculately clean :)
host mom was awesome
marco and his mother were very very friendly hosts
marko & his mom are kind friendly & they are excellent hosts who made us feel more than welcome
marko is a wonderfull host he has loads of usefull local info breakfast was delicious
really great place to stay amazing atmosphere created by the hosts
i honestly recommend the location
very nice place with the beautiful garden & close to the river
perfect place to spend a night near kemi very friendly people
after that he transported us to his place of stay which is in an awesome location
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4. Cozy apartment in Kemi (from USD 77)

This quiet and comfortable apartment is located close to the city center and is bright and cheerful. The bedroom has two single beds for two and the apartment also has a spacious living room and a kitchen for preparing your meals. It also has free Wi-Fi, free parking, a dishwasher, a washing machine, and a sauna. The apartment is located in a quiet neighborhood but walking distance from the markets, restaurants, bars, and train station.

Cozy apartment - good location
Kemi, Finland
74 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the apartment is sparkling clean and has all the amenities a traveller requires
we had a very comfortable stay
beautiful place extremely clean and spacious
this place is very clean and homely
the house was really nice and clean
the bathroom was clean and a big plus for a sauna
wonderful amenities thoughtful hosts spotlessly clean and comfortable
the landlord was very friendly
timo was so kind that he picked us up at the train station
especially the friendly communications and the details
thank you so much for meeting such a friendly and kind person in such a foreign country
we couldn’t have hoped for better hosts than timo and eeva thank you
the location is awesome close to the train station and supermarket
close to supermarket and great walks
a beautiful home in a good location
the apartment is located close to kemi centre (3 min walk) but in a calm area of the city
we could totally recommend this place
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5. A room for couples or single travelers in Keminmaa (from USD 36)

This comfortable room is offered to guests in the town of Keminmaa. The house is located by the famous Kemijoki River and is perfect for couples, solo travelers, and business travelers. The room has a double bed, a separate workspace, and breakfast is provided. The entire house features interesting décor with hardwood floors and wooden walls. You can also relax in the common living room or enjoy your meal in the common dining area. There is an indoor fireplace to keep the place warm.

Keminmaa, Finland
55 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place to stay with dinner and breakfast included
marko’s mother prepared us very nice finnish food drink and made us very comfortable
the room was nice and the house as well
very clean quite and cozy
a little retro style but clean and fine place to stay
good place to stay worm host and helpful people
marko's mothet was really kind and nice
really nice stay marco is very kind and the hospitality was amazing
the people were incredibly friendly and hospitable and i had a great time chatting with them
best airbnb host/experience ever had marko his mom and leonid are super friendly they share their home with their house
i am so glad that we choose marko's place
marko's place is perfect for anyone looking to stay in or near kemi
really recommend this place
5 hour walk from the centre of kemi but very easy to find
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6. Winter wonderland in Keminmaa (from USD 42)

Near the Kemijoki River, this house is located very close to the SnowCastle and the icebreaker. It gives an excellent view of the snowbound city and the aurora during the months of November to April. Access to the entire house is offered to guests and the bedroom comes with a king bed for two. The common space also has a single bed for one extra guest. You can also use the sauna and equipment for outdoor adventures, like ice skates, roller skates, and bikes, are also available.

Winter Wonderland / Зимняя страна чудес
Keminmaa, Finland
42 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
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the bed is a little stiff but other than that i cannot complain
marko’s mother prepared us very nice finnish food drink and made us very comfortable
i had a wonderful stay at marko's house and fantastic breakfasts made by her mother
the room was clean and cozy
the house is also really nice and clean
the host is very coorperative and helpful
host was very friendly and accommodation couldn’t been more pleasant
marko was really kind and a host with heart
marko is very very very kind host
his mum speaks only finnish but she’s very friendly and is always making sure that we’re well-fed
very cozy place outside the main city of kemi in a beautiful location
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7. Room for a solo traveler

One bedroom is offered to solo travelers in the town of Keminmaa. The bedroom has a single bed and a spacious workspace. Thus, it is a great base for solo travelers or business travelers. Guests are welcome to use the shared part of the house. There is a living room, a Finnish sauna, and equipment for outdoor adventures. Facilities, like a washing machine, dryer, hairdryer, and Wi-Fi are available in this house. The house is located by the Kemijoki River and is a great base to explore the Kemi SnowCastle or the Northern Lights.

Room for 1 or 2 persons
Keminmaa, Finland
50 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a quiet and comfortable space come here this is my first best decision this year
easy to find very neet and clean friendly people
had a nice chat with one of the hosts
everybody was friendly and made me feel welcome
leonid and jarmo are excellent hosts who made me feel more than welcome
people there were very kind and helpful
nice place close to the river
nice stay in confortable house close to the river and any shop you need
i recommend this place
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8. Modern and cozy cottage by the River Kemijoki (from USD 157)

This cottage is located beside the River Kemijoki and has a private beach. The cabin is designed with classic Finnish decor and the living room gives an extraordinary view of the river. The small but functional kitchen is set to prepare your meals and the bedroom is located in the loft, accessible via wooden stairs. The bedroom has a double bed and two floor mattresses, suitable for up to four guests. The living room also has a sofa bed. The most attractive part of the house is the terrace. It has a hot tub, BBQ, and an amazing view of the river.

Cosy cottage by Kemijoki
Keminmaa, Finland
62 reviews
Entire cabin 6 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
it is so cozy and have a very nice view from the river
wonderful view and cozy to spend one or two nights here for a rest
we found everything we were looking for - really good kitchen equipment washing machine extra towels
beautiful and cozy place with enough space for everyone will come back soon:)
it has extremely nice architecture all rooms are clean and decorated with style
the hosts are friendly and the support in advance was lovely
easy correspondence with host
piia is a great host
our host piia was so extremely friendly and hospitable
piia is really nice and friendly host and i would stay here again
top location in kemi feel free directly by the river :)
in summertime this is a great place too i think
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9. Cozy room near the Kemijoki River in Keminmaa

This cozy and comfortable apartment in Keminmaa provides a comfortable stay and is conveniently located close to the Kemijoki River and the Kemi SnowCastle. it is also a great base to get a glimpse of the Northern Lights. The room has a comfortable queen bed and the entire house is offered to guests. Here, you can try activities like ice fishing, skiing, skating, and sledding. Equipment, like skis, sleds, rollerskates, ice skates, bikes, and ice fishing rods are all available at the house for free.

Cozy room nearby Kemijoki river
Keminmaa, Finland
127 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very clean and fresh
the house is clean and warm
beautiful place and verry clean room
everything was clean and we had great time
lovely house outside of the city of kemi it was very clean all the fournitures were available
our host was very nice
hosts are helpful too
hosts were friendly and helpful
friendly host and comfortable bedroom
they are very kind people and we appreciated their hospitality
good place for break a trip
place is quite good near and tidy
clean quiet home away from the hustle and bustle of big city life
beautiful place close to nature it is possible to see aurora with luck
it was really great to stay at jarmos and jaanas place
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10. One-bedroom apartment in Kemi (from USD 127)

This apartment is located in an area of old, lovely wooden houses, near the center of Kemi. The apartment has a bedroom, a living room with a kitchen, and a glazed balcony. The bedroom has a double bed for two and the common area has a single bed and a sofa bed. The whole apartment can accommodate five people and the apartment has chic and minimal décor.

Free parking is available on the street and this is a great base to explore the city of Kemi, as the SnowCastle is just three minutes away from this house. Other attractions, stores, and restaurants are also located nearby.

Lapland, Kemi CITY, near SNOWCASTLE 2 room +kitche
Kemi, Finland
86 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and fast internet
the beds and sofa are super comfy highly recommend
i can highly recommend jarmo‘s apartment
apartment was nice spacious and as described
it is comfortable warm and very well equipped
apartmán wss amazing clean and big
cozy nicely furnished and clean apartment
apartment is nice and clean
clean apartment with all the necessities in kemi
nice place quiet and clean
the owner was always available and aware to support us
he is a welcoming host
he is a great host who kept in touch
jarmo is a wonderful host who was most helpful during our stay
nice unit and helpful unit owner
good location and comfortable
also location was good
great flat super central and close to the seaside
goos size apartment with excellent location
great space in a nice location
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In the land of Sea Lapland...

The region around this town is known as Sea Lapland. The town of Kemi is the centre of trade and services in Sea Lapland. The Kemi Culture Centre features a library, orchestra, the city theatre, and the Kemi Art Museum, along with various places for meetings. The largest collection of gems in Europe can be seen in the Gemstone Gallery of Kemi. So, to explore the endless experience that this city in Finland has to offer, you can book one of these Airbnb vacation rentals for your stay!

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