Hyväniemen Helmi offers beautiful Finnish scenery.


Hyväniemen Helmi

Hyväniemen Helmi was built in 2006 and is a very well-equipped planed log cottage in Kangasniemi on the shores of the clear-water Lake Pieni-Ahvenainen. The cottage is situated in a rural area and in the grounds there is a sauna by the lake and a woodshed.


Hyväniemen Helmi offers pleasant accommodation throughout the year and in the surrounding region there are various activities for all ages.


The 1 ½ storey cottage can be used all-year. It has 2 bedrooms, hallway, balcony, a combined living room and kitchen and a large veranda from which it is possible to admire the evening sun. Sleeping accommodation for 4 + 4 extra beds. Electricity/wood heating. Running water, mains electricity, indoor WC, shower and heat-retaining fireplace.

The wood-heated sauna offers enjoyable bathing for 3 – 4 people at a time. In addition to the sauna, the building contains an open fire, dressing room, washing facilities and a large veranda. The open fire area is also equipped with a refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee machine, kettle and crockery.


• Kangasniemi 7 km

• Shop 7 km

• Nearest neighbour 300 m

• Snowmobile trail 1,3 km

• Restaurant 7 km

• Bus stop 2 km

• Railway station 55 km

• Airport 84 km

• Imatra 190 km, 2 hrs 20 mins

• Vaalimaa (Russian border) 204 km, 2 hrs 40 mins

• Nuijamaa  (Russian border) 188 km, 2 hrs 10 mins

The cottage rental includes:

• Firewood and matches

• Toilet paper and kitchen roll at the start of your holiday

• Pillows and covers for 8 people

• For the additional beds (convertible sofa) 2 x 120 cm wide mattresses

• Household appliances and kitchen utensils
(according to the MALO specifications)

• Whisk

• Dishes and glasses

• Baby’s highchair and folding bed

• 2 TVs, satellite channels (HotBirdh Etuelsat 13’ East Free)

• DVD/PlayStation 2-control console

• Iron and ironing board

• Hair dryer

• Vacuum cleaner, cleaning equipment and basic cleaning liquids

• In the summer a rowing boat and life-jackets which can be freely used

• In the summer garden furniture with soft covers and a deckchair

• Electric grill and an outdoor cooking pan

• Outdoor fireplace and grill rack

• ice-pick

• Radio/CD-player

• Internet connection (Wi-Fi)

Suggested activities for those staying at
Hyväniemen Helmi are:

• A trip to the Antinmäki Farmstead in Pertunmaa >> Additional information

• Remarkable opportunities for nature-related activities which can already start in the forest adjoining the cottage! Kangasniemi also has a number of signposted nature trails worth investigating. During the winter months the ski-trails and ice rink are popular. The Kangasniemi web page shows additional possibilities for recreational activities >> Read more

• The gently sloping sandy shore is an excellent place to swim even for the family’s toddlers!

• There are fishing possibilities in both Lake Pieni-Ahvenainen and Lake Puula.

• Organised fishing trips, fly-fishing and scenic boat trips are on offer >> Read more

• Play golf in PuulaGolf! >> Read more


And there are a variety of other exciting things to do. Links to these can be found through our web page.

Also available for hire: To see, click here.

Prices include VAT. Payment for these can be made together with the booking or at the start of the hire period.


• Sheets and towels 16 €/person/hire-period

- includes sheets, duvet-covers and pillow-cases and a large sauna-towel and a hand-towel

• Making the beds in advance 5 €/person

• Bathrobe 10 €/person/hire period

• Bicycle and protective headgear 30 €/hire-period

• Smoke accessory for the electric grill 10 €/hire-period

• Kick sledge 15 €/hire-period

• Children’s sledge 10 €/hire-period

• Skid 5 €/hire period

• Ice-hole auger 15 €/hire-period

• Fishing rods for winter 10 €/hire-period

• Fish trap 10 €/hire-period

• Cleaning on departure 120 €/hire-period – with this you can enjoy your holiday right up to departure.



For an additional charge we can organise:

a trip to the Antinmäki Farmstead in Pertunmaa >> More info


Please let us know in good time (at least 5 days in advance) of any additional requirements!