In english

Accomodation and activities in Utsjoki, Teno river and the arctic tundra. We are a small family business that has provided accommodation since 1989. Our main season has been the salmon fishing season in june-august.

Cottages with 1-3 bedrooms, kitchen, sauna and living room. Peaceful and quiet place at the shore of Teno-river, surrounded by the clean nature of river valley and arctic tundra. Prices are 60-160€/night.

Email and bookings: info(a)

What to do in here?

Winter, time of the snow, december-may:

  • Watch northern lights
  • Ice fishing
  • See the arctic tundra snow desert and beautiful colors of the sky
  • Listen to the silence Slow down in Utsjoki (link)
  • We can arrange activities, for example snowmobile ride, fishing, hiking, northern lights hunting and sightseeing, just ask!
  • We can also prepare seasons local food for you

We have some winter clothes to rent, 10 € per day.

Summer, time of the light, june-august:

  • Fish salmon in river Deatnu
  • Fish in the tundra lakes
  • Hiking
  • Collect wild berries and mushroom in the forest (august-september)
  • River boat trip
  • See the midnight sun
  • We can also prepare seasons local food for you

Teno-river that flows by the cottages is one of the best salmon rivers in Europe and the best in Finland. Salmon fishing time on Teno-river is 10.6.-10.8. We can arrange all inclusive fishing trips with a guide on Teno-river. Fishing license must be bought in advance:

How to get to Utsjoki?

  • Bus connections you find at (There is no bus connection to the cottages, nearest bus stop is at the Utsjoki village. We can help to get you from bus stop to the cottages.)
  • You can rent a car for example at Ivalo airport.
  • We also offer transportation service from Ivalo / Kirkenes airport to the cottages. Ask for the price.

Weather forecast for the area:

Nearest shop is at Utsjoki village, 8 kilometres from the cottages (If the shop is closed and you need some basic food or things, we can help. Ask us.)

Tana Husky (Husky safaries 80km from the cottage, in Tana bru, Norway)

Pictures here

Cottage 1

Cottage 4

Cottage 5