Hotel Nuuksio is a hotel in the middle of beautiful Finnish nature. The inspiring nature that has remained amazingly uninhabited, offers many options for outdoor recreation and fresh air enjoyment. Boasting fantastic scenery in natural surroundings and is situated next to the amazing Siikajärvi lake. The hotel is situated at the gateway to one of Finland's finest National parks. With 25 hectares of land on site and leading on to another 53 square km of natural forest, lakes, and wildlife, this hotel is perfectly located for those who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy the peace and quiet in one of the most beautiful (and accessible) parts of Finland.
Nuuksio is the largest and the single most important backwoods area in Uusimaa. Nuuksio has beautiful gorges and cliffs as well as primary forests, lakes, and ponds. Nuuksio National Park is an excellent excursion destination in the metropolitan area, as there are plenty of marked trails and activities. Nuuksio is the perfect destination for businesses of recreational trips and meetings. Hotel Nuuksio can offer a wide range of service packages that combine meeting facilities, -catering as well as various recreational activities - everything from one place and with only one order.
Nuuksio maps, as well as additional information about the history, can be found here.
The national park has different lengths of marked trails so you can go hiking all year around. Information boards and signposts can be found in the hotel courtyard area. There is also a 1,5km long, circular illuminated track which is good for running or walking. In the wintertime, this track is great for traditional country skiing. The track has also a nature quiz for the children.
From Siikaniemi there are several routes to Haukkalampi, Kattila, and Högbacka all the way to the Salmi recreation area. In the hotel courtyard, there is route signage for Veikkola, Nuuksio national park, and the Finnish nature center. Connecting trail Korpinkierros provides a nice daily hike, the trip is about 10 kilometers and on the route, you can find a couple of picnic areas to enjoy your packed lunch or a dip in the pond.
Further information about the marked trails here.
You can borrow bikes from the hotel's reception or rent snowshoes for winter hikes.
After the trip, you can come to the hotel to dine and bathe in the sauna. It's good to pre-book the sauna from the reception.