6 + 4
people ( + summer
outbuildings for 9 people)
/ book online:
Kekkola in Lomarengas
- 10 % discount and no booking fee when booking by e-mail: email@example.com (also in November to April if the weather permits).
Kekkola is a farmhouse on lake
Rappunen in Rantasalmi. Kekkola has space for the whole
family or even bigger groups, for having holidays or
enjoying weekend parties or celebrations with family or
The charming old house of Kekkola is
full of unique old-world atmosphere, ideal also for
festive celebrations. Kekkola is close to a beautiful
lake surrounded by traditional Finnish countryside of
fields and forests to be enjoyed in privacy. Pets are
also welcome to Kekkola as there is a lot of space
around the house for them. The nearest neighbours are
about 1 km away.
Kekkola has everything it takes
to have a successful country holiday; large garden area
around the house, rowing boats, sauna on the lake,
barbeque areas, plus quiet and peaceful nature. The
swimming area of lake Rappunen has smooth shallow bottom
safe for children. The lake is 3,5 km long
and 1,8 km wide, especially rich with birds and fish,
really excellent if you are keen on
In Kekkola you can enjoy relaxing and
charging your batteries should you like that, on the
other hand there are a lot of alternative things to do;
the nearby services, village life and
culture, and local produce, are all easily available.
You can pop in the summer café only 700m away or it is
4,5 km to a restaurant at the Kuus-Hukkala holiday
village. Rantasalmi and Juva have supermarkets and other
services both just at a 20 minutes’ drive, Savonlinna at
half an hour’s drive, and Mikkeli at under one hour’s
drive. Savonlinna is known for its lively market square,
and Olavinlinna castle where the world
famous opera festival
is held every year. Mikkeli has large shopping centres
for the shopaholics.
The main building of Kekkola was renovated in
2001. There is a traditional large country house living
room, a kitchen, and two bedrooms in the house (2
+ 4). About 60
metres from the house on the lake there is an insulated
cabin with electricity for four people sleeping.
Summer outbuilding (Called Orbinskin Aitta with two rooms; Aleks and Ilmi ) near
the main house offer additional sleeping space for five
people (2 + 3) during the warm summer months.
There is also a old drying barn
in the field for a living room, dining room and
accomodation (for 4 people).
building including a dressing room and a verandah is on
the lake. Lighting and water pump bringing lake water to
the sauna are both electric. On the lake there is also a
spacious covered grill, and near the house a
place and a patio. The house and the sauna both have separate
outhouses (loos) and firewood sheds.
Dining and cooking at Kekkola
The large living
room table of Kekkola has space for 8-10 diners.
The old drying barn in the field has also space for 8-10
There is also the patio with
a fireplace in the yeard
on the covered grill
on the lake. For
bigger celebrations we have a large marquee plus tables
and chairs for you to hire.
Water to the kitchen is hand pumped and carried from an
outdoor well. There are two large fridges in the kitchen
plus an earth cellar for keeping foods cool. Cooking is
done either on the wood stove, in the wood oven, on the
electric cooker in the kitchen, barbequed or grilled
near the house or on the lake, where there is an oven
for smoke curing fish as well.
Activities at Kekkola
Kekkola is the
place for enjoying such nature pleasures like fishing,
rowing or swimming in the lake,
picking wild berries and mushrooms or just hiking
in the woods observing the flora and fauna enjoying the
landscape and relaxing in the quiet. Kekkola
has rowing boats and fish traps and rods for line and
hook fishing. There are also different outdoor games,
plus board games and books for rainy days not forgetting
TV, DVD-player, radio, and karaoke equipment.
lighting, wood oven, wood stove, electric heating,
drinking water from a well (hand
pump), water from the lake to the sauna with an electric
pump, 2 outhouses (loos), 2 wood sheds, covered
grill, oven for smoke curing fish, barbeque
place, jetty, 2 rowing boats, safety vests, fish traps,
hook and line fishing rods, electric cooker and oven,
microwave, 2 fridges, earth cellar, coffeemaker,
electric kettle, toaster, TV, DVD-player, radio,
amplifiers and karaoke equipment.
Main road 700 m, bus stop 700 m, Rantasiipi 700
m, Kolkonlahti Summer Café 700 m, nearest
km, restaurant 4,5 km,
(Kuus-Hukkala holiday village), shop 16 km,
Rantasalmi 16 km, Juva 23 km,
Savonlinna 32 km, railway station 32 km, Helsinki
Location of Kekkola
+358 (0)400 253 663
+358 (0)40 721 1196
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for 4 and 2 people
The cabin on the lake for 4 people
Summer outbuilding (called Orbinskin Aitta with two rooms; Aleks and
Ilmi ) for 5 people (2 + 3)
The old drying barn
for a living room,
dining room and accommodation (for 4 people).
The living room
The sauna on the lake