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Residences and courses

The residences of Lamminkangas are available from September through May for artists, writers, researchers and alike.

The residences:

The downstairs of Lamminkangas
An open-plan kitchen/living room with extra beds, bedroom, hall and bathroom.

The upstairs of Lamminkangas
An open-plan kitchen/living room, three bedrooms, bathroom and separate entrance.

The downstairs of Piennarpää
An open-plan kitchen/living room with additional beds, drawing room with a sleeping alcove, bathroom, sauna and a small veranda.

The upstairs of Piennarpää
An open-plan mini kitchen/living room, bedroom, two attic bedrooms and a separate entrance by an exterior staircase and balcony.

Separate studios can be arranged by agreement in Tähdentupa, Talaantupa and Riihi. Tähdentupa is also suitable for courses and meetings.

The resident is responsible for cleaning, final cleaning and tidying up included. Linen and all cleaning are also available upon extra charge.

The consideration of the environment is essential for sustainability. Please, use biodegradable detergents and hygiene products. The use of composters is also important in order to decrease the amount of methane and waste. Your concern for wildlife and other environment is much appreciated.

The price for one person in a residence:
340€/1 week, 540€/2 weeks, 740€/3 weeks, 940€/4 weeks.

The price for two persons in a residence:
480€/1 week, 680€/2 weeks, 880€/3 weeks, 1080€/4 weeks.

The prices include a well equipped residence, heating, electricity, water, wood, outdoor sauna, the service of the caretaker, ploughing of the snow up to the courtyard, the possible separate studio with heating and a dinner on a weekday at a local villager’s home upon request. Please inform of vegetarian or other diet in advance.

The guests of the resident pay 25€/person/day. Group prices are based on an agreement.

Courses and meetings
The premises provide the possibility to arrange events such as courses and meetings at Lamminkangas.

The distance from Lamminkangas to Kalmari busstops is 5 km and to the various services of Saarijärvi as well as to those of Karstula 22 km.

The informal application, CV, working plan and the need of a separate studio is to be sent to or to Lamminkangas, Poijutie 26 C 8,
00980 Helsinki, Finland.