Villa Maria - holiday house for 4 persons in Ruka Kuusamo
This exclusive holiday house is located in the popular winter sports area of Ruka Kuusamo in the northern part of Finland and is situated on a private site at the Rukajärvi Lake.
Ruka is renowned for its excellent winter sports facilities and is a favorite destination for skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts. The ski resort features a wide range of slopes, snow parks, and cross-country skiing trails. The ski season in Ruka typically runs from October to May, offering a long and reliable snow season. This makes it an attractive destination for both professional athletes and recreational skiers.
Ruka is known for hosting international ski jumping competitions, including the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup. The iconic Ruka Ski Jumping Hill is a prominent landmark in the area.
Beyond skiing, Ruka offers a plethora of outdoor activities year-round. In the summer, visitors can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and canoeing in the pristine wilderness of Kuusamo.
The Ruka village is a charming alpine-style resort area with restaurants, bars, shops, and accommodations. It serves as a hub for visitors looking to explore the region.
Ruka is located in the Arctic Circle, making it an excellent spot for viewing the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) during the winter months (check out our Photo Gallery). The clear skies and minimal light pollution enhance the chances of witnessing this natural phenomenon.
The surrounding Kuusamo region is known for its breathtaking natural beauty, including national parks like Oulanka and Riisitunturi. These parks offer opportunities for hiking, wildlife watching, and photography.
Ruka is situated in the traditional territory of the indigenous Sami people. Visitors can learn about Sami culture, traditions, and handicrafts through various cultural experiences and museums.
Key Data About Villa Maria
Property Size: 100 square meters
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, offering comfortable sleeping arrangements.
Open Gallery: The holiday house features an open gallery area, creating an inviting and spacious atmosphere. It includes a cozy sofa bed area, perfect for relaxation or additional sleeping space.
Bathrooms: There are 1.5 bathrooms in the house. This means one full bathroom with a shower and an additional half bathroom (powder room) for added convenience.
Sauna: The property includes a sauna, allowing guests to relax and unwind after a day of outdoor activities. Saunas are a popular feature in Finnish holiday homes and provide a traditional Finnish experience.
Fireplace: A fireplace is a wonderful addition to the property, especially during the winter months. It not only provides warmth but also creates a cozy ambiance, perfect for gatherings around the fire.
Let our photos convince you of the cosiness of this holiday home.
Equipment at Villa Maria
At Villa Maria you will find everything you need to spend your dream vacation in Finland. In the house you will find among other things:
- Washing Machine
- Tumbler Dryer
- A fully equipped Kitchen with Dishwasher, Coffee Maker, etc.
- Ice Fishing Gear
- A Rowboat (in Summertime only)