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!
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 saunaKuusamo, Finland
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-FiKuusamo, Finland
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
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 VillaKuusamo, Finland
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.
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 locationKuusamo, Oulu, Finland
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 17AKuusamo, Finland
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/Kelokallas1Kuusamo, Finland
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 ResortKuusamo, Finland
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
Begin your adventure in Kuusamo!
The pristine slopes and frost-capped forests of Kuusamo enchant about a million tourists yearly. With its popularity as a vacation destination, accommodation options get booked quickly. Be sure to check out this list of great rentals!
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