Our home is situated on the beautiful west coast of Finland, in the countryside surrounding the small town of Jakobstad. The house is a comfortable modern-style, bright and spacious 3-floor home, built mainly by ourselves during 2007-2010.
1st floor: Entrance, 3 bedrooms, bathroom including shower, bath tub, separate toilet, washer and a genuine Finnish wood heated sauna.
2nd floor: Spacious and comfortable living room with large LCD TV, Blueray/DVD, audio system and fireplace. Good size kitchen with 'normal' equipment; fridge, freezer, oven, electrical stove, dishwasher, coffee maker and toaster. Large dining area, seats 8. Toilet.
3rd floor: One bedroom. Air conditioning system.
The house may be set up to sleep 6-7 people. It has wooden floors and central underfloor heating. Especially the living room and dining area on the 2nd floor, as well as the bedrooms on 2nd and 3rd floors provide beautiful views of the typical Ostrobothnian landscape. Two computers free of use featuring 10,0 Mbit connection and WiFi. Outdoor furniture seats 8. Coal-heated barbecue available. Experience the bright nights of the Nordic summer!
2-car garage including one of our cars free of use (seats 7), bicycles in various sizes for adults and children.
Convenient for families, toys for different ages and baby items are already in place. Trampoline, play house and sand pit in the yard.
Small village 10 mins from the town of Jakobstad. Within easy driving distance of the towns of Karleby (25 mins), Seinäjoki (70 mins) and Vasa (60 mins), from where you have easy ferry access to Sweden (4 hrs). Nearest airports (25 mins) are Kokkola-Pietarsaari and Vaasa (60 mins) by car.
Railroad station within walking distance (1,5 km), will take you e.g. to Helsinki within 3,5 hours. The village has its own grocery store 2 km away, and lunch restaurant, bakery, pharmacy and library (1,5 km). Larger super/hyper markets with easy parking available in Jakobstad. The sea (Gulf of Bothnia) with beautiful beaches about 15 mins away. 2 golf courses within reach. Different attractions available, e.g. Powerpark (30 mins) including various activities, the Mika Salo circuit, amusement park and restaurants.