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Get the real Christmas feeling in The Berrystay cabin.
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
Have a relaxing holiday near Ylläs nationalpark in Lapland Finland. This traditional silver pine kelo log cabin (detached house) is set amongst serene forest in a quiet location and yet is still close by to the centre of Äkäslompolo village. Perfect for a winter getaway for a family. The cabin is nicely decorated with a theme of Lapland's wild berries and with quality furnitures. It has a modern compact fitted kitchen and living room area with a wood fire stove. The property has 2 bedrooms downstairs both with twin beds (that could be put as double beds) and a large mezzanine with a separate WC and beds for 4 people, totaly 8 beds. 2 toilets and 1 bathroom with shower and electrical sauna, also equiped with a washing machine and wet clothes drying cupboard. The cabin also has 2 parking ...Have a relaxing holiday near Ylläs nationalpark in Lapland Finland. This traditional silver pine kelo log cabin (detached house) is set amongst serene forest in a quiet location and yet is still close by to the centre of Äkäslompolo village. Perfect for a winter getaway for a family. The cabin is nicely decorated with a theme of Lapland's wild berries and with quality furnitures. It has a modern compact fitted kitchen and living room area with a wood fire stove. The property has 2 bedrooms downstairs both with twin beds (that could be put as double beds) and a large mezzanine with a separate WC and beds for 4 people, totaly 8 beds. 2 toilets and 1 bathroom with shower and electrical sauna, also equiped with a washing machine and wet clothes drying cupboard. The cabin also has 2 parking spaces with heating points and a shared ski wax room and free fire wood. Location is just next to cross country ski tracks and three minutes walk away from the bus stop at Hotel Ylläskalito that takes you to the Yllas fell ski slopes. Ten minutes walk to shops, supermarket and restaurants. Closest restaurant in 300 m, more restaurants in village ca 800 m. Ca 4 km from ski slopes, ca 150 m from ski tracks. Ca 55 km from Kittilä Airport, 170 km from Rovaniemi Airport and ca 35 km from Laino Snowvillage icehotel. Activities as husky dogsled or snow mobile tours can be booked in the village. Renting of bikes, canoe, kayak or skiing equipment can be done in the sport shops in Äkäslompolo village. ---- NOTE! Read this information, guests must agree on following our housing rules. Cabin is rented as self service so bed linen and towels are not included in the rental fee but can be rented for extra 25 Euro per person. Check in time 4 pm and check out time 10 am. ---- OUR HOUSING RULES: - Smoking in the cabin is strictly forbidden. If smoking outside use an ashtray and don’t throw cigarette butts around on the ground. - Beds, duvets and pillows are not allowed to use without bed linen. - Bed linen can be rented for 25 Euro per person incl towels. - Sleeping bags or pillows etc that have been used in other beds are not allowed to use in the beds. - Cabin is only ok to use for max 8 guests with no extra beds except for 1 infant in baby bed. - No parties or drunken behaviour that would increase the risc of crashing things. - Pets are not allowed in our cabin due to allergy reasons. - Do not leave candles unattended and don't place them on the fire stove shelf that gets very hot. - Please don’t use living candles at all if you let them burn down and ruin the candle holders. - There is a fire extinguisher and a fire blanket on the left side of the stove. Hope that you will not need it. - Guests are allowed to use picnic gear, thermoses, fondue set, raclette and waffle maker stored in entrance cup board, but ONLY if all returned back clean and in the same order as found. Use the plastic placemats under to protect the kitchen table from the heat. - Guests may use coffee, tea, chocolate powder, salt, sugar and other food groceries in the kitchen cabinets, but please buy and fill up for next guests if completely using all of it. - Cabin contains some fragile objects for decorations not made for children to play with. There are sturdy toys in the two baskets upstairs to use instead. - 2 toilet paper rolls in each toilet and 1 kitchen roll are included, buy the rest that you need at the supermarket. BEFORE LEAVING THE CABIN: - Guests should leave the cabin tidy and with things in the same order as found. - Furniture should be put in the same position as when guests arrived. - If you move away decorations or other objects please put them back again. - Garbage and rubbish bins in toilets and under kitchen zink should be emptied and placed in the outside bins in the middle of the yard. There are recycle bins at the supermarket. - Empty the fire stove of ashes if you have used it, use the red shovel. - None of guests fresh food should be left in the fridge or freezer. - All kitchen utilities, plates, cutlery, glasses and cups etc used should be washed up and put back in kitchen cabinets. The dishwasher should be emptied before guests leave. - Rented bed linen should be removed from all beds and put on the bathroom floor together with towels. - All windows and ventilation shutter should be closed. Blinds should be put down on all windows. - Door locked and key left in locked key code box, extra key (with berries) should be left in the wall pocket to the right in the entrance or on the fire stove shelf. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: - If guests would leave the cabin in a total mess and not following our house rules and before leaving instructions we will charge 100 Euro extra for cleaning. - If guests let more than 8 people sleep in the cabin we will charge 100 Euro extra per night. - Guests pay for any damaged items caused by themselves. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Min age 30 years. Beds, duvets and pillows are not allowed to use without bed linen. Sleeping bags are not allowed. Cabin is only ok to use for max 8 guests with no extra beds. No parties or drunken behaviour that would increase the risc of crashing things. Garbage and rubbish bins in toilets and under kitchen zink should be emptied. None of guests fresh food should be left in the fridge or freezer. All kitchen utilities used should be washed up and put back in kitchen cabinets.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 2 Half baths
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Reviewed 23 December 2019

We have just got back from our first trip to Lapland and spent 5 nights at The Berrystay. We booked a year in advance as we knew that if we were going to visit Lapland we just had to stay in this cabin because of...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank leannes997
Reviewed 23 August 2019

We thoroughly enjoyed our week in this lovely, comfortable cabin with the forest on our doorstep. We just had to step outside to go walking. We ate at two restaurants within walking distance and both were very good - Tower and Ruohe.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank CMM198
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

We booked to stay in the Berrystay for a week in December as a family group. Karin and Peter went above and beyond to make our stay special. They offered lots of really helpful information about the local area and surrounding villages. There is plenty...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Travel750343
Passenger751474, VR Owner at The Berrystay cosy log cabin Yllas Lapland Finland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2019

Thanks for your lovely review you are warmly welcome back again! Peter & Karin

Reviewed 24 January 2018

the location is excellent, lots and lots of amenities, whether you want to sit about or be active ,its there.We were lucky with the weather, Very cold but no wind,great.The cabin has EVERYTHING you need.

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank malcolm h
Management response:Responded 25 January 2018

Thank you Malcolm. It was a pleasure having you and your wife as a guest. Hope to have you back sometime. / Peter and Karin

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Nice cabin all you need inside and outside..... Great wifi and netflix connection beautiful open fire and sauna would and have already recommended to other people.... Outside is lovely and the attractions are near to cabin.

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank scott f
Uttryck, VR Owner at The Berrystay cosy log cabin Yllas Lapland Finland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Hi Scott Thank's for your nice review we welcome you back again. /Karin & Peter, owners

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is the 3rd year we rent a cabin in Akaslompolo and it has been the best stay ! The cabin is cosy, well equipped and decorated with taste. It is situated in a quiet part of town but at the same time, it's only...More

Date of stay: February 2016
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Passenger751474, VR Owner at The Berrystay cosy log cabin Yllas Lapland Finland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2019

Thank you Araceli for the very nice review we wish you welcome back again! Peter & Karin

Reviewed 29 February 2016

we traveled with our 2 teenage children for a last minute getaway. The cabin in a great location quiet yet only a short walk to the supermarket and bars. The cabin is so well equipped for a family, it is a real home from home,...More

Date of stay: February 2016
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Uttryck, VR Owner at The Berrystay cosy log cabin Yllas Lapland Finland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Janine and Simon, So nice to read that you liked our cabin and had a great stay. You are of course welcome back again next year. All the best regards, Karin & Peter Åberg, owners The Berrstay

Reviewed 31 August 2018
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Date of stay: July 2018
Passenger751474, VR Owner at The Berrystay cosy log cabin Yllas Lapland Finland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2019
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Reviewed 19 April 2016
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Date of stay: April 2016
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Microwave
Parking
Ping Pong Table
Sauna
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Quit part of Äkäslompolo village at the end of the street. Cabin is facing the forest. Close to activity and safari companies as Lapland safaris, Due North, Snowfun Safaries etc that arrange day tours. Sports shops in the village rent all kind of gear and also bikes and kayaks.
Getting around
Close to ski bus stop at Ylläskaltio hotel ca 350 m during winter season and traffic both villages of Ylläs. Ca 700 m or 10 min walk to supermarket and restaurants in Äkäslompolo. There are taxi service in village and there is also airport bus from Kittilä airport with Ylläs Express. With a car you are more flexible but you could also do without a car.
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