Holiday cottages in Sysmä, within a two hour drive from Helsinki, Finland

​Tervalepikon Torpat holiday cottages in the Päijät-Häme region, near Lahti.
Located within a two-hour drive from Helsinki, close to Lahti and Heinola, Tervalepikon Torpat rental cottages offer quality accommodation throughout the year amidst beautiful and tranquil lakeland scenery. The cottages are only a 10-minute drive away from the shops, and the local activities are within easy reach.

Holiday cottages near a lake​

The comfortable log cottages Tervalepikon Torpat offer lots of space for families, holiday makers as well as travellers to stay, relax and enjoy the surrounding peaceful countryside. There are no neighbours in the immediate vicinity. The warm and inviting atmosphere of the cottages welcomes the visitors. The cottages lie near a lake and are surrounded by woodland. Pine and spruce forest can be seen from the spacious yard, and deciduous hardwood trees such as birch, different alders and rowan bring colour and brightness to the scenery.


“I higly recommend you this cottage in the middle of the forest. Silence and more silence. The cottage is very nice, comfortable and very well equipped. The owners, very helpful. We’ll come back again. Thanks! ” More wonderful 100/100 reviews TripAdvisor Tervalepikon Torpat and also 96/100 Booking com reviews.

Swimming in the summer

During summer season you can find wild strawberries, blueberries and raspberries in the woods nearby. Picking chanterelle and porcini mushrooms is a mushroom lover’s delight. A jogging track starts just outside the cottage and it is easy to jump into the water from your private jetty. It’s also nice to row on the lake where you can fish for perch, pike, pike-perch, and bream. The neighbourhood activities include horseback riding, golf, nature trails at Kammiovuori and in Päijätsalo National Park as well as different cultural events.

Skiing in the winter

The six kilometers long ski track suitable for classic and freestyle skiing starts right from your doorstep. It offers varying, both even and uneven terrain. Download our ski track map here. It is possible to go ice fishing on the lake and skating in the centre of the village. Ski resorts Purnuvuori, Messilä and Himos offer downhill skiing. The nearest public swimming pool with a hot tub and a gym can be found in Sysmä and spas are about a two-hour drive away.

Book your rental cottage now

Book your rental cottage for your next holiday by contacting us by email at taina@tervalepikontorpat.fi. The most popular high season weeks are fully-booked fast. Come to Sysmä to Tainan Tupa or Vesan Villa for a cottage holiday
to enjoy the natural wonders of the Finnish seasons!
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