Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Puumala, Finland - Updated 2024

Plarlene Juliane
Plarlene Juliane 
Contributing Writer
| 4 min read

Finland is one of the most underrated yet must-see destinations in the world. If you’re in for a trip to Finland but you have no idea where to start, Puumala should be your first stop to fall in love with Finland. The municipality of Puumala is considered one of the best places for leisure in the country. The quality of life here is different from the usual hustle and bustle of city life. It is surrounded by breathtaking wilderness and calming shorelines and lakes. Puumala offers the best views and attractions that are at par with the usual top attractions out there. Lake Saimaa is one of the highly recommended attractions for tourists in Puumala. If you’re wondering where to stay in the area, take the time to browse our list of 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Puumala, Finland.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 23, 2024.

1. Serene cabin for three guests (from USD 147)

If you’ve only seen cabin homes in the movies, it’s the best time for you to experience staying in one of them in real life! This accommodation will surely take your breath away because of the scenic lake view. The host will assist you in getting boat rides, swimming, and relaxing at the sauna. The hospitable host will also make sure that you’re at peace and at home. This small cabin includes other amenities such as kitchen, reliable wi-fi connection, and free parking space.

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Mikkeli, Finland
23.24 km (14.5 mi) from Sahan koski
161 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy cottage great fishing and nature all around
we used beds in the cabin and aitta as well as the pull-out couch and everyone was comfortable
the cabin was very cozy and the wood heated sauna was fantastic in the evenings
the lovely “mökki” (cabin in finish) is cozy and the view on the lake amazing
the cabin was traditional had everything we needed and very comfortable
place was clean and comfortable
the whole place was very well kept and clean
the sauna was clean and nice wood-heated sauna
we had a lovely stay in this cozy clean finnish cottage (mökki) with an amazing lake view
ismo was a great host
ismo was a very helpful host
ismo is a very good host
ismo is a very nice and welcoming host
ismo and his son were very nice and helpful and made us feel very welcome
very good welcome location is very cool
relaxing place away from everything
the location was even more beautiful than on the pictures
ismo's place is a fantastic journey away from it all
this place was paradise we will come back for sure
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2. Comfortable cottage near Lake Saimaa (from USD 68)

If your main destination in Puumala is the famous Lake Saimaa, you won’t have to scour for miles and miles just to find a place to stay. Located just near the lakeside, this cottage for four persons will definitely give you a wonderful stay in Puumala. This accommodation features a bathroom and a sauna, access to the kitchen, two bedrooms, an indoor fireplace, and wi-fi. You will never get bored when you choose to stay here because there are a lot of nature activities waiting for you.

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Puumala, Finland
6.43 km (4.0 mi) from Sahan koski
306 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
matti brings incredibly comfortable accommodation on the lake with beautiful views
mattis cottage was very cozy and clean
everything was clean and nice
everything was really clean
the cottage is wonderful clean confortable
the house was cozy and clean
the rooms were nice cozy and clean
the owner is easy-going and helpful
the owners are great so friendly and welcoming
the hospitality and friendliness of the owner are everything you could wish for
the owner was really nice and wanted to be sure that we had what we needed to be comfortable
i could go on and go on matti is a great host - you feel like at home
the place is a paradise
beautiful cabin lake scenery close to hiking
quiet surroundings the puumala bridge near by was not disturbing
cozy studio with a magnificent location and a very friendly host
near puumala there are several paths of different distances to walk and enjoy the nature
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3. Quiet and bright condominium at the heart of Puumala (from USD 87)

If you’re seeking a place that has an urban living vibe, this accommodation is right on the spot! The place looks like a replica of usual city accommodations; the only difference is that you will be relaxed because the environment is quiet and is just 500 meters (1640.42 feet) away from the shoreline. Truly a home away from your modern home, you’ll have a fully equipped kitchen, one bedroom, three beds, and a large bathroom. What’s unforgettable in this place is that it has a beautiful and spacious balcony where you can unwind after exploring Puumala.

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Puumala, Finland
6.08 km (3.8 mi) from Sahan koski
59 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very nice and comfortable flat in the centre of puumala - lovely beautiful place in saimaa region
everything was great home is clean cosy and there were many beds where we could cleep good)
the whole apartment was perfect for our short visit and so very clean with everything you need
everything is clean and it's so close to puumala centrum
we were greeted by a very friendly host
also annamaija was a great host – felt very welcome and everything went just perfectly
anna maija is a splendid hostess as well as her wonderful and hospitable daughter
very kind and cooperative hostess
the location is perfect it's close to everything and much bigger than it looks in pictures
parking lot is also good and close to appartment
good and quiet place near the lake downtown and the tracks
anna's flat is really perfect big clean equipped and light it is close to all shops and restaurants
there is a free parking place for one car nearby
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4. Majestic sunset views near Saimaa (from USD 278)

Seeing the sunrise is lovely as it symbolizes a new beginning, but you’ll begin to appreciate the sunset once you stay in this lakeside cottage. This accommodation is guaranteed to give you not just amazing sunset views but also cozy and stylish space. Here, you’ll enjoy the amenities such as complete home entertainment, modern kitchen, sauna heated by wood, high-speed wi-fi, and many more surprising activities. The host is very attentive when it comes to the guests’ needs.

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Sulkava, Finland
21.26 km (13.3 mi) from Sahan koski
72 reviews   Wifi Available
Island 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable cottage everything works perfectly (electricity internet sauna motorboat etc
niko and his father are great hosts - we will come back ps: wifi is good
the cottage is very cozy and extremely well put together and the location is perfect and secluded
clean and equipped for every activity you want
the house is nice clean and fully equipped
please was sooo clean and tidy
a great quiet clean and relaxing place for fishing or hanging around - just perfect
his hospitality as the host is outstanding and makes his guests feel taken good care of
niko is a great host
niko is a nice host and always helpful
niko was a perfect host
niko is a superb host and only too willing to help
the place is also ideal if you like to fish
it is perfect place for fishing there are so many options
niko was a great host and you can't beat the location if you're looking to unplug
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5. Lovely lakeside cottage for a small group (from USD 146)

If you are a group consisting of three to eight persons who are looking for a spacious yet homely vacation place, this one’s a great choice. The place is just near the Lake Saimaa so you’ll never run out of activities to enjoy while you’re here. Aside from the scenic lake view, this cottage features a grill house, veranda, sauna, TV, kitchen, and wi-fi. The place is also child-friendly and the surrounding areas are quiet.

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Puumala, Finland
6.01 km (3.8 mi) from Sahan koski
65 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big warm and comfortable cottage with beautiful view
the house was huge for our family of four & was clean & had all we needed
host was very help and quick to respond
the communication with the owner was very pleasant and efficient
they are very helpful by phone with anything we needed would recommend for all
ideal location for touring the area
great location for riding a bicycle
good location near puumala services
beautiful location and worth the drive from helsinki
spacious and clean home great location private and tucked away right on the lake
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6. Fully furnished picturesque home for six (from USD 123)

Everywhere you look within the premises of this cottage, all you’ll see are great views. The accommodation offers a cozy environment that’s perfect for those who are into a calm and peaceful moment after a day of strolling or activities. You can relax at the sleeping loft or get a soothing bath at the hot tub. This lakeside cottage also includes a kitchen with a dishwasher, a modern laundry area, sauna, and TV. There’s no wi-fi so your stay here is a perfect moment to have a relaxing “get off the grid” moment.

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Puumala, Finland
5.3 km (3.3 mi) from Sahan koski
52 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice place beautiful nature comfortable and clean house
beautiful quiet and peaceful location nice and clean accommodation
very good place for family holidays
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7. Wooden home offering a rustic vibe (from USD 76)

Be one with nature when you choose to stay in this lakeside vacation rental. Outside the property, you’ll see a very laidback facade, but inside, you’ll enjoy the essential amenities such as free wi-fi, kitchen, electric heating, kitchen, and TV. You’ll also love the fireplace with a sauna and a wood sauna here. This cottage is surrounded by a vast lake and lots of trees – you’ll surely have an absolutely free from disturbance experience when you stay here.

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Puumala, Finland
16.17 km (10.1 mi) from Sahan koski
17 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

8. A humble cottage for a group of 10 (from USD 109)

This accommodation in Puumala may seem just like an ordinary wooden house, but you’ll be surprised when you get to see it inside. Inside the cottage, you’ll see a fully equipped space with three bedrooms, seven beds, and two bathrooms. The house was built in the 1950s so you’ll have a 1950’s feels. Since it’s just a few meters away from Lake Saimaa, you’ll expect a phenomenal lake view here. Other amenities include wi-fi, a kitchen, a piano, and a TV.

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Puumala, Finland
4.79 km (3.0 mi) from Sahan koski
1 review   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

9. Minimalist log house with one bedroom

If there are only three words to perfectly describe this place, they are: spacious, calming, minimalist. This wooden cottage is surrounded by a lake with a scenic view and can accommodate up to four guests. The host offers the use of their stylish sauna building, pony rides if you have kids and basic amenities such as wi-fi, TV, kitchen, parking space, and sauna. The place is perfect for your holiday getaway because there is a beach nearby where you can enjoy swimming.

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Hauhala, Finland
21.38 km (13.3 mi) from Sahan koski
Entire house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Attractive cabin with two large bedrooms

If you’ve always dreamed of seeing a ringed seal, this cottage is for you. This beautiful home is just near the breeding area of Saimaa ringed seals, so you can ask the host to assist you in seeing these lovely creatures. On the other hand, this accommodation has two spacious bedrooms and a loft, so it’s perfectly suitable for up to six persons. Other amenities include a dryer, wi-fi connection, a TV, and a kitchen.

Stayed at this property?
Puumala, Finland
16.57 km (10.3 mi) from Sahan koski
Entire house 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Pack your bags and enjoy Puumala

Of all these impressive Airbnb vacation rentals in Puumala, Finland, what’s your pick? All the spots are truly beautiful and it’s understandable if it’s hard for you to choose. What’s important is that you’ll prioritize what suits your traveling needs. What are you waiting for? Plan a trip to Puumala now and experience extraordinary life here away from the ordinary city life. You won’t regret every second you’ll spend in Puumala, Finland.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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