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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kuusamo, Finland - Updated 2020

Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kuusamo, Finland - Updated 2020
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Kuusamo is a haven for winter sports and outdoor activities. This is where you’ll find the renowned Ruka ski resort, which hosts some of the most prestigious ski competitions in the world. It even includes ski jumping facilities and unique lighted trails. Snowmobile tours and visits to reindeer farms are also some of the unique experiences you can try in Kuusamo. With so much untouched wilderness, there are also amazing opportunities for hiking, kayaking, and fishing. Scroll down to book the perfect Airbnb vacation rental for your trip to Kuusamo!

1. Lakeside cottage for 6 (from USD 54)

This sturdy and spacious cottage has ample room for up to six guests. Inside, there are two single beds, one sofa bed, and a bed for children. It’s best suited for those looking to unplug and get in touch with nature. Be advised though that there won’t be any running water in the cabin, and the solar electricity supply is unpredictable. However, you’ll learn how to melt and boil snow, fish for your dinner, and pick delicious wild mushrooms and berries. Your host can also provide a rowboat to explore the nearby Lake Kuusamojärvi.

Lakeside cottage with a sauna
Kuusamo, Finland
142 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but you can heat it up with the stoves and
We enjoyed chopping wood and making a fire to keep the cottage warm.
Take a warm sleeping bag with you ;-)
Cleanliness:
For me it was pretty easy to keep the cabin warm.
Quiet and peaceful environment.
The sauna experience was amazing, especially when we rinse ourselves with the fresh water of the lake.
Host:
And Petteri are always here if you have some questions.
I really understand why he is a super host.
so there was no need to fire the cabin
Location:
A place you'll never forget!
If you desire to get away from it all then this is the place.
Thank you so much for sharing this experience and place!!
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2. The RukaVeska cottage (from USD 99)

This cottage is perfect for visitors on a ski trip as the slopes are just 200 meters from the front door. The ski lifts are also close by to transport you to even higher grounds. The cottage has space for up to four guests and can comfortably fit a family, couples, or a group of friends. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by the mix of modern and traditional facilities. For instance, the cottage has a sophisticated coffee machine and television but also a cozy wood-burning fireplace.

The RukaVeska Cottage, FREE Wi-Fi
Kuusamo, Finland
80 reviews
Entire chalet 1 Bed 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well equipped
also the surrounding is suburb
the cottage is cozy, warm and welcoming
de chalet is prima onderhouden en biedt alle comfort
it is small but you have everything you need
Cleanliness:
the cottage est clean and everything is here
however, some standard things like a clean pan and dishtowels were missing
clean and cosy
fully equipped and loved and abused the fire place;-) hmmm
the cabin was perfect for 4 people and it was very clean
Host:
we had a great experience with the house and the host
very responsive host
ruka and skiing is nice and close, the ski bus goes almost to the doorstep
everything very nice
the communication with niko was really easy and he always replied immediately
Location:
very well located
the cabin was well located near ruka village
near the house there is a bus stop
very nice cottage in a beautiful neighbourhood
niko's cottage is really cozy, well equipped and in a very handy spot only five minutes away from market and ruka center but still in a very quiet area
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3. Studio on the slopes (from USD 69)

This four-person studio apartment comes with four beds and one bathroom. However, please note that bed linen and towels are not included. The best feature of the apartment is its location between a park and the ski slopes. Two restaurants are also just next door. The apartment is also serviced by a complimentary shuttle bus that transports you to the skiing center and back.

RUKA! Studio on the slopes, gondola 100 meters!
Kuusamo, Finland
70 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was like i expected and it was easy to sing in to the apartment
the apartment was great, just as in the pictures
this place is well equipped and large enough to accommodate two people comfortably
ski all day and on the way down, stop by the apartment for a cup of hot chocolate
it was a huge luxury to be able to ski in for lunch, use the drying cabinet to warm up our cold gloves and boots and then hit the slopes again toasty and dry
Cleanliness:
it is extremely thoughtfully appointed and optimized
it's very clean and cosy
the village can be accessed by car (5-10 minute drive), by gondola (at least during high season) and by foot or bike (requires some serious effort though :))
Host:
the host is very warm and thoughtful
illari is a wonderful host!
ilari was very helpful and gave me useful information about the area and the current weather
ilari was very helpful and communicating with him was easy
ilari was super nice and helpful
Location:
the drop in point is just a very short walk away and you can ski in literally to the entryway of the building
the flat has got a very convenient location
you can find big supermarket in ruka village, it's easy to get on gondola lift
the flat located just on the 16th slope, very close to big gondola lift, only 1 min
erinomainen sijainti
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4. DreamChild Chalet (from USD 166)

This chalet presents a stunning blend of luxury and rustic charm. It features exposed log walls and ceilings juxtaposed with a modern kitchen and bathroom. With 10 comfy beds to snuggle up in, there’s more than enough room for up to 10 guests. This makes it a popular choice for a big family or a group of friends or colleagues on a corporate retreat. However, please note that the host requires a minimum stay of one week.

UnelmaVeska - Log Villa
Kuusamo, Finland
38 reviews
Entire chalet 7 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
four separate bedrooms and spacious living room and kitchen
it is very well equipped with kitchen and bathroom amenities
we saw reindeers right out of the kitchen window
the fireplace in front of the house is great
the place is wonderful, just as described or even more
Cleanliness:
everything is clean and marked clearly (in finnish) and there is also a guidance map
Host:
communication with ulla is good
i already rented four cottages from ulla, and i was always happy with them
and ulla is a superhost for a reason; she was very helpful and responsive during my stay
she gave us advise what we can do
ulla is very nice and polite and always answers quickly
Location:
not close to the popular center rovaniemi
i recommend this cottage to all visitors to this area, the cottage is in a great location
this log cabin is just perfect
a beautiful and well equipped cottage in a quit and breathtaking place
beautiful cabin away from the city and even more beautiful surrounded by snow
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5. Siantola private room (from USD 53)

This listing is for a two-person private room in a lakeside cabin. It features two single beds and a bedside table for your belongings. The bathroom is shared with the other occupants of the house. Other common facilities include the sauna, kitchen, washing machine, and dryer. Your hosts also rent out boats, fishing equipment, and bicycles so you can explore the nearby lake and forests to the fullest.

Siintola
Kuusamo, Finland
18 reviews
Private room in cabin 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is like arriving home
ze hebben tips voor je over de omgeving
mikko haalde me van de bushalte
one of the most beautiful locations i have seen in finland
the cottage was fully furnished with warm covers, a kettle, water and even warm wool socks to lounge around :) their sauna is probably the best one we have used in all of finland - with cold post-s...
Host:
anne kan fantastisch goed koken
since we arrived, they welcomed us very warmly
the host was fantastic and made everything for us to feel confortable
ik heb een mooie wandeling gemaakt in een natuurpark, samen met anne bessen geplukt, met mikko het meer op geweest
ze doen alles om het je naar de zin te maken
Location:
het huis staat op een prachtige plek aan een meer in de bossen
remote wilderness, relaxing by a lake, fishing, boating, traditional sauna, delicious food, mushroom and berry foraging, exceptional hospitality and reindeer, anne & mikko provide it all, whilst em...
wild blue berries, house right on the lake
if your looking for the total country side finland experience (boat ride, fishing, sauna, hiking, great hospitality) stay here!
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6. Keloruka cottage (from USD 245)

Although the host describes the property as a “cottage,” this eight-person guest house is more like a chalet! It is tastefully decorated and comes with modern furnishings and appliances for your convenience. One of its special features is the hot tub where you can soak in after a long day out on the slopes. Furthermore, the guest house is in a fantastic location, with ski lifts, restaurants, and souvenir shops all less than 100 meters (328 feet) away.

Keloruka, First Class villa, best location
Kuusamo, Oulu, Finland
10 reviews
Entire chalet 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the property is fantastic and has everything you need and more
very close to the town and ski lifts but hidden in the forest and felt like we were in the wilderness
Host:
isto was a great host, very helpful and generous, nothing was too much trouble
Location:
luxury cabin in excellent location
the cottage is in the perfect location
location was excellent, all the services just a minute away but still the nature surroundigs breathtaking
awesome chalet and very close to the village and lifts
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7. Star cottage (from USD 222)

The Star cottage is a beautiful guest house with a contemporary design. The soft warm lights, traditional fireplace, and wood finish furniture give the interior a cozy and safe atmosphere, especially late at night as the nearby forest gets dark. This cottage comes with six beds and one full bathroom and can comfortably sleep up to six guests. From the guest house, it takes a mere five minutes on a safe, well-paved road to reach the ski slopes, restaurants, and grocery stores.

Star Cottage 17A
Kuusamo, Finland
10 reviews
Entire townhouse 6 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big house for us ( it's maybe a little bit smal for 8 peolpe (kitchen and living room) but no problem for 5 or 6) ruka is a really nice place with a lot of things to do (you should try snowmobilin...
great house - very stylish, comfortable, & clean!
super clean home!
Cleanliness:
clean and elegant cottage!
the cottage is very well furnished, in a great location for the ski slopes and was very clean
Host:
boris and ville were good communicators and made everything very easy
communications was perfect and we got all the infomation we needed
Location:
the cabin was beautiful and in a great location, easy walk to ruka village, saw the northern lights from the cabin
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8. Log apartment (from USD 139)

This listing is for an enormous log cottage for 10 guests. With 10 beds, everyone can stretch out and have a great night’s sleep. The cottage is also well equipped with toiletries, food staples, and even games, books, and an Xbox. In the vicinity, you’ll find plenty of hiking trails and fishing spots. Feel free to also use your host’s bicycles to get around. When it gets cold and dark outside, nothing’s better than coming home to a cozy space like this.

Ruka/Kuusamo-Keloasunto/Log apartment/Kelokallas1
Kuusamo, Finland
16 reviews
Entire apartment 10 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
accommodated 6 people easily
very quiet and peaceful surrounding
Cleanliness:
thanks for her! everything was cool!
Host:
very comfortable apartments, nice interior! taina gave us detailed instructions
taina was also very reactive and help us a lot with the organization
and also very helpful and responsive hosts, thank you very much for everything!
my friends and i had a really great experience in the cottage
very well equipped
Location:
local supermarket is in 10 minutes walk
great service from taina
5 minutes drive to the slopes, and ski bus stop is near
all activities and shops are close
perfect place to visit lapland
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9. Kuusiruka (from USD 78)

The Kuusiruka is a spacious holiday home. It comes with six beds–one for each of the six guests that can be accommodated. The guest house also has a cozy living area (with a traditional fireplace), open kitchen, and a clean bathroom with adjoining sauna. The guest house is just a stone’s throw away from the shuttle bus that brings you to the ski slopes, and around 2 km (1.24 miles) from a range of bars and restaurants.

Kuusiruka - Ruka Ski Resort
Kuusamo, Finland
31 reviews
Entire chalet 6 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very larde comfortable and well-equipped kitchen, with a huge amount of all sorts of kitchen utensils
hieno loma-asunto mainiolla sijainnilla
the second floor is made a single space, we use it for teenager
bed linen & towels and cleaning available for extra cost
there are beds for 5, but then it might get crowded
Cleanliness:
house was clean and situated in quiet place
Host:
she has jumped a lot during wringing
the house is very warm, sauna heats up very quickly and always had enough hot water
host is very kind and helpful, answers in minutes!
very nice and warm place where to rest when you go skiing in rukacommunication with marko was perfect, fast and simple!
be careful with washing machine
Location:
the house is located in a quiet place near the lake
it is perfectly located to visit oulanka nationalpark and the neighborhood of the cottage was just really cute! we had wonderful days in winterwonderland, definitly recommend to go there!
in the center of the living room there is a chimney place, perfectly working,we used it almost every day
nearby passes the ski trail
skibass stops next to the house on a schedule
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10. Rukan Rakka

The Rukan Rakka is an apartment for four guests. It comes with one double bed and two sofa beds, an open concept kitchen, and one bathroom. The indoor fireplace also gives the space a cozy feel. From the apartment, you can easily walk over to the ski slopes, grocery stores, and snowmobile rentals. There’s plenty to do nearby!

RUKAN RAKKA B 2
6 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 4 Guests

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