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SaimaaHoliday Oravi

Kiramontie 15 | Oravi, Savonlinna 58130, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

The rooms are comfortable, clean and modern and the surrounding Oravi village is lovely. The place is situated right on the shore of beautiful lake Saimaa. I would definitely go again. The place has also an restaurant that serves good food. They also organize quided tours to the lake and its islands.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Lovely modern room, ensuite bathroom, own kitchen, good quality bed and linen. Free sauna & wifi. The centre with restaurant, bar, equipment hire and supermarket is a short walk away. You can hire rowing boats or canoes to explore the 30,000 islands of Lake Saimaa. In winter there are ice skating routes on the lake. Saimaa Holiday Oravi also has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Just came back home from Oravi cottage where my friends and me had celebrated New Year. We spent 3 nights in cottage #4 and are very delighted. The cottage is very clean and seems quite new. All the kitchenware was available, including coffee machine, teapot, toaster, plates and dishes. Sauna was not in the main house but opposite to it... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This was my seventh kayaking trip in Finland. Each time, I cant help my self being surprised by the over whelming kindness, politeness and hospitality of Finnish people. This was my first time using Oravi's services, though not the first time traveling in the area. We Rented 2 single kayaks for a week and stayed one night at their local... More 

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1 Thank Michael G
Helsinki
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We made a day trip in the national park and spent the night in the hotel. The room had a quite well equipped kitchen. Since we cauth some fish and found a lot of chanterelles on the islands it felt good to be able to prepare a dinner in the room.

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Pologna
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

the courtesy of those who work here is not enough. Small cabin. Dirty floor, filthy carpet ... yellow stains on the pillows and blankets. To open the window, you must exit and go around the building! The toilet is located in a building away from the cabins and there is only one toilet for all external housing and boats! The... More 

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Nurmijarvi, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Oravi was our basecamp for one week paddling tour in the national park Linnansaari. We started and finished our trip there and stayed in the hotel for 2 nights.Our tour was great! There is so many islands in the national park and it feels like you can loose yourself there. All camp sites have good facilities with good fire wood... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This being the lake region in Finland, there are naturally many bugs in summer. Something as obvious as screens on the windows would have probably helped the situation here a lot. Our room had only one screen in the living room, which also had a big hole in the middle of it which let in all the bugs. Our bedroom... More 

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SaimaaHoliday, Manager at SaimaaHoliday Oravi, responded to this review

Thank you for the review because it will give us a chance to fix the problems. At the moment some rooms are still without mosquito nets but by the beginnig of next summer we will defenately have new mosquito nets in every room. Fortunately in winter time there are no mosquitoes. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2011

We stayed for two days for Saimaa Boating school. The point of Hotel Oravi really is to provide comfortable access to the Linnansaari national park and adjacent lake areas for fishing, canoeing, boating or trip skating in winter time. What is also nice is the location of the hotel in the traditional village. The hotel provides basic services with clean... More 

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Thank Isidorus
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2011

We stayed two nights at the Hotel Oravi. This was perfect a place for us who does not want to stay in a noisy big Hotel. The place was indeed fabulous with very clean and spacious rooms. The food was also good.The nature was indeed something I liked the most here which made our staying worthwhile. The only drawback perhaps... More 

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