Finland

Art & Design Villas, Anttolanhovi

Anttolanhovi’s Art & Design villas offer the privacy of own space as well as the luxury of a world-class hotel service should you require a chef, a massage or even a beautician. Situated by the beautiful Lake Saimaa, these villas are unique and (forgive us for stating the obvious) incredibly artistic.

LOCATION

The villas are located on the shores of Saimaa in the village of Anttola, around 25km from the center of Mikkeli. If you’re coming from Helsinki, the drive will take just over three hours. If you prefer to travel by train, you can get from Helsinki to Mikkeli in around two and a half hours. You’re in the heart of Finnish Lakeland here, so seclusion is part of the charm.

YOUR ROOM

Each of the villas are unique, having absorbed the personal touches of individual artists and designers. All are ecological wooden structures and the large windows will have you feeling at one with nature. The lakeside villas in particular are our favorites. Boasting views over the waters and beyond, you can expect chic Scandinavian décor and all the amenities you could ever need. All fireplaces are stocked with firewood and each villa has its own sauna, BBQ, private beach and private jetty. You could spend days just in and around the villa, jumping straight into the lake from your jetty or relaxing on the private terrace after a delicious BBQ meal. You’ve even got your own rowing boat and bikes should you want to explore a little further afar.

WHY WE LIKE IT

Whether you want to cozy up in a beautiful villa in the winter snow or have always fancied the Scandinavian ‘summer by the lake’ ideal, these villas will not disappoint. For us, summer is the perfect season to enjoy Finnish Lakeland and when you’ve got a jetty and rowing boat to make the most of, why wouldn’t you want to spend a few weeks here in the sunshine?

Other Hotels in Finland

Octola, Finnish Lapland

It’s not often that you come across high-end, five-star luxury in the vast subarctic – but that’s exactly what you’ll find at Octola. Nestled amongst…
View hotel

Javri Lodge, Finnish Lapland

The perfect balancing act in chic Scandi-minimalism and maximalist natural splendour, Javri Lodge should be on everyone's radar. Transporting you deep within the Arctic Circle…
View hotel

Arctic Light Hotel, Rovaniemi

Discover the unspoilt natural beauty of Finnish Lapland in the utmost style at Arctic Light Hotel. An urban hideaway on the fringes of the Arctic…
View hotel

Silverskär & Sviskär, Åland

Isolated out in the Åland Islands archipelago, neatly nestled between Sweden to the west and Finland to the east, you’ll find the charming sister hotels,…
View hotel

HavsVidden Hotel, Åland

Cushioned between Sweden and Finland, lies the Åland Islands archipelago, home to the chic and stylish, eco-friendly HavsVidden Hotel and its 30 trendy rooms. In…
View hotel

“Many companies brag about offering once-in-a-lifetime experiences. But with Black Tomato it’s not hyperbole”

“Black Tomato are one of the coolest things in the world. Don’t even try and live without them”

“Black Tomato is a super innovative company where the sky is the limit for their clients”

“Black Tomato prides itself on meeting customers every minor need or desires”

“Black Tomato is the choice provider of mind-expanding vacations”

“Black Tomato has made it a mission to keep the world of travel fresh, responsible, and exciting”