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The Luomajärvi Horse Inn

specializes in family vacations and horse travel

The owners of the inn offer something traditional, something borrowed but refined, and something new.

The Luomajärvi Horse Inn offers a luxurious experience for anyone who appreciates rustic romance, good food, rural atmosphere and relaxation, horse riding and cart rides, a quality time, sports and activity, nature and amazing wilderness tracks.

Unpretentious and comfy cuisine, clean raw ingredients and the love of food are joined in the Luomajärven Horse Inn’s kitchen. Relaxation, sauna and bathing, unique chambers and fun activities will make your time unforgettable.

Vacation packages

Accommodation

How to get here, Food, Saunas

Activities

About us

Reservations and inquiries

Vacations at the Inn

A sprinkle of Finnish luxury in the middle of the nature / A sprinkle of Finnish luxury in the heart of the Finnish countryside.

We have heard that the reason to visit us is the good food, the sauna experiences, the authentic milieu and the activities. We compiled these “best bits” into wonderful year-round theme packages, combining all of the best elements of each season.

 

Sauna vacations

Price: 299€ / 2 nights

Period: October to December, from Wednesdays to Fridays

In the autumn Finland enjoys the colourfulness of the season, we pick berries and mushrooms from the nature and lit candles in the darkening evenings. At the Inn’s sauna programmes, we hear stories about Finnish saunas, sauna elves and enjoy the soft heat and the spirit of old times. We bathe in an herbal hot tub on the porch of the Old Malt Sauna, surrounded by the lights of storm lanterns and the stars.

Programme:

On Wednesday:
– Arrival at the Inn and a welcome drink.
– Guided tour getting to know the farm and the surroundings.
– On the first day we familiarize ourselves with the Birch Sauna’s scented heat, try out a juniper sauna whisk and enjoy a sauna schnapps made out of Finnish herbs.
– Evening meal at the Inn’s restaurant.

On Thursday:
– Country breakfast is served at the Inn’s restaurant
– Spare time for an independent activity or getting to know the nearby area, for example.
– The atmospheric dark log Old Malt Sauna is warm, not to forget the heated herbal bath on the porch. We will begin with listening to stories about the sauna and getting to know its secrets. As a cherry on top you get a glass of sparkling wine, cocktail bites and pampering skin care products.
– Dinner at the Inn’s restaurant.

On Friday:
– Breakfast is served at the Inn’s restaurant.
– If you would like, there is a chance for an independent programme or activity in the morning.
– Time for goodbyes.

The price includes: welcome drink, birch sauna programme, malt sauna and hot tub programme, 2x breakfast, evening meal and dinner at the Inn’s Restaurant. Sparkling wine and cocktail bites. Accommodation in an atmospheric double room, bed linen, towels and bathrobes. Allergies and vegetarian/fish-oriented diets are taken into consideration free of charge. Children 2-12-years -50% off. Extra fee single room / 25€.

For reservations and inquiries, please use the form below or contact us via e-mail

Extra spices for your stay? Available:

– Maximise your vacation with us. Extra night 55€ incl. accommodation and breakfast.

– You can never celebrate vacation too much; have your room decorated with candles and served with chocolates and sparkling wine 25€/person.

– Sleep well. A night in the tree house 80€/person.

– Picnic basket for lunch 15€/person.

– Rustic and romantic trip on a horse cart to the lean-to, where we grill sausages and enjoy authentic pitch kettle coffee / tea / juice and take in the beautiful Finnish countryside view. 30€/person.

– Horseback riding into the nature 60€ / 1,5 hours.

– Guided berry/mushroom picking excursion into the forest 40€/person incl. picnic break at the lean-to.

Nordic Walking – guided walk with ski sticks 20€ / 1 hour

Relaxing massage surrounded by calming music 48€ / 1 hour

Biking vacations

Price: 299€ / 2 nights

Period: April to September, from Wednesdays to Fridays

In the spring the nature starts to awaken from its hibernation, then blossoming into its green gleam at the end of May. Lakes and rivers get warmer inviting us to take a dip into their clean waters. Strawberries are at their sweetest, and the berry harvests ripen. In the countryside the animals graze freely in their pastures, and everything just looks simply FABULOUS! We have chosen the best scenic routes for this vacation package, in order for you to enjoy all of the best elements of the Finnish summer!

Programme:

On Wednesday:
– Arrival at the Inn and a welcome drink.
– Guided tour getting to know of the farm and the surroundings.
– The Finnish Birch Sauna is warm for anyone interested.
– Evening meal is served at the Inn’s Restaurant.

On Thursday:
– Country breakfast is served at the Inn’s Restaurant.
– Biking in the heart of the Finnish countryside along fantastic routes. You can make a stop at a café or a restaurant or take a dip in a lake. We will let you use a bike (either a mountain bike or a regular bike), a biking helmet and a map for the day.
– When you return at the farm, you get to enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and some cocktail bites.
– The Birch Sauna is warm for anyone interested.
– Dinner at the Inn’s Restaurant.

On Friday:
– Breakfast is served at the Inn’s restaurant
– If you would like, there is a chance for an independent programme or activity in the morning.
– Time for goodbyes.

The price includes: welcome drink, 2x Birch Sauna, 2x breakfast, evening meal and dinner at the Inn’s restaurant. Sparkling wine and cocktail bites. Bicycle, helmet and map for one day. Accommodation in an atmospheric double room, bed linen, towels and bathrobes. Allergies and vegetarian/fish-oriented diets are taken into consideration free of charge. Children 2-12-years -50% off. Extra fee single room / 25€.

For reservations and inquiries, please use the form below or contact us via e-mail

Extra spices for your stay? Available:

– Maximise your vacation with us. Extra night 55€ incl. accommodation and breakfast.

– You can never celebrate vacation too much; have your room decorated with candles and served with chocolates and sparkling wine 25€/person.

– Sleep well. A night in the tree house 80€/person.

– Picnic basket for lunch 15€/person.

– Rustic and romantic trip on a horse cart to the lean-to, where we grill sausages and enjoy authentic pitch kettle coffee / tea / juice and take in the beautiful Finnish countryside view. 30€/person.

– Horseback riding into the nature. 60€ / 1,5 hours.

– Nordic Walking – guided walk with ski sticks 20€ / 1 hour

– Relaxing massage surrounded by calming music 48€ / 1 hour

 

Midwinter’s magic

Price: 299€ / 2 nights

Period: December to March, from Wednesdays to Fridays

When the white snow covers the ground, Finland moves to ice swimming, we switch biking to cross-country skiing, walking by foot to walking with snowshoes, horse carts to sleighs and golf to snow golf. We skate on frozen lake ice. Children build snowmen and go sledding down the hill. We relax by the warmth of the fireplace and the campfire. In the winter we enjoy different kinds of slow-cooked stews and warm soups. How can they taste so delicious after being outside all day?!

Programme:

 

On Wednesday:
– Arrival at the Inn and a welcome drink
– Guided tour getting to know of the farm and the surroundings
– The Finnish Birch Sauna is warm for anyone interested.
The bravest can do what Finns often do; they run outside and roll around in the snow naked during the sauna bath!
– Evening meal is served at the Inn’s Restaurant

On Thursday:
– Country breakfast is served at the Inn’s Restaurant
– Excursion into the wintery forest. You can choose from a sleigh ride, horseback ride or snowshoe walking. The excursions are a guided and include a lunch break at the lean-to in the warmth of the campfire.
– When you return at the farm, you get to enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and some cocktail bites.
– The Finnish Birch Sauna is warm for anyone interested.
– Dinner at the Inn’s Restaurant.

On Friday:
– Breakfast is served at the Inn’s restaurant
– If you would like, there is a chance for an independent programme or activity in the morning.
– Time for goodbyes

The price includes: welcome drink, 2x Birch Sauna, 2x breakfast, evening meal and dinner at the Inn’s restaurant. Sparkling wine and cocktail bites. Guided programme of your choice, including a picnic lunch. Accommodation in an atmospheric double room, bed linen, towels and bathrobes. Allergies and vegetarian/fish-oriented diets are taken into consideration free of charge. Children 2-12-years -50% off. Extra fee single room / 25€.

For reservations and inquiries, please use the form below or contact us via e-mail

Extra spices for your stay? Available:

– Maximise your vacation with us. Extra night 55€ incl. accommodation and breakfast.

– You can never celebrate vacation too much; have your room decorated with candles and served with chocolates and sparkling wine 25€/person.

– Sleep well. A night in the tree house 80€/person.

– Still missing that extra experience? Sleigh rides, cross country riding and snowshoe walking are also available as extra services.

– Relaxing massage surrounded by calming music 48€ / 1 hour

 

All inclusive Horse Riding Holidays

All round the year!

In Luomajärvi Horse Inn you can ride with friendly Finnhorses in a beautiful country landscape. You can enjoy lunch at camp fire in a quiet forrest and gallop in a white snow! After riding we´ll relax you with a glass of sparkling and with some Finnish cocktail bites before a nice warm sauna. We won´t forget your stomach, it will say thank you after tasting our chef´s delicious dishes.
At the end of the day, you can close your eyes and let the granary´s sweet warmness lull you to sleep..

Please contact us directly with email (relax@hevoskievari.fi) and ask for the next coming riding holidays themes!

Duration: 1 night – 3 nights
Group size: 4-8 persons
Level of knowledge for the riding: First timers – more experienced riders (level groups)
Operated: 30 times in a year, all round the year
Rate: 155€ / per person up to 400€ / per person

For reservations and inquiries, please use the form below or contact us via e-mail

Accommodation

The accommodation of the Luomajärvi Horse Inn consists of six separate rooms varying in size. The rooms are equally ranked and located in a beautiful country milieu in old, logged farmhouses each renovated to contain one to two separate rooms. Each room is individually designed and decorated to emphasize the rustic spirit of the buildings and the traditional Finnish culture. The rooms are heated through electricity and are in use throughout the year. They include a small, rustic minibar and electric kettle as well as instant cocoa, tea and instant coffee. The rooms do not include wi-fi, bathrooms or showers but these amenities are located to the immediate vicinity of the rooms in the main building.


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The Accommodation options

  • 1 person room 40€ / night (September-April), 50€ / night (May-August) -only for one person.
  • 2 person room 50€ / night (September-April), 60€ / night (May-August)
  • 3 person room 75€ / night (September-April), 85€ / night (May-August)
  • 4 person room 90€ / night (September-April), 100€ / night (May-August)
  • 6 person room 125€ /night (September-April), 135€ / night (May-August)

Meals are not always available, please ask for options!

Additional Costs and Discount

  • Linen and towels 10€/person
  • Breakfast (buffet) 15€/person (Children 2-12y 9€) – Ask for availability
  • Travel Cot or separate child’s bed + 10 € /day
  • 4 years and under for free if they do not require their own bed
  • Sauna turn for the Inn’s Sauna: 7€/h (1 pers.), 10€/h (2 pers.), 13€/h (3-4 pers.), 15€/h (5-6 pers.), 17€/h (7-8 pers.).
  • Pets 15 € / animal per visit

Romantic Night in Granary for two

When you arrive, enjoy a nice bottle of sparkling wine with delicious chocolate in the soft light of candles. Soak in the serenity of the Finnish countryside. Wake up to the morning relaxed after sleeping in the shelter of log walls. Enjoy a country breakfast at the Inn´s restaurant.

  • Duration: 1 night
  • Group size: 2 persons
  • Operated: daily on request
  • Rate: 175 eur / for two

The price includes: Bottle of sparkling wine, chocolate assortment, Birch Sauna, breakfast and evening meal at the Inn’s restaurant. Accommodation in an atmospheric double room, bed linen, towels and bathrobes. Allergies and vegetarian/fish-oriented diets are taken into consideration free of charge.

We can also decorate the room fit for a wedding night, a birthday or an anniversary. Ask us more about our Special-packages!

For reservations and inquiries, please use the form below or contact us via e-mail

How to get here:

By bus:
The bus leaves from Tampere at 10.30 am and arrives to the stop nearby around 12 pm. The trip includes one transfer, and the driver will advise you. The bus leaves from the Inn around 9.42 am on weekdays, and at 11.42 am on weekends.

By car:
From ”Tampere Valtatie 3” towards Vaasa. At Ikaalinen, follow the road number 265 towards Kankaanpää. After driving for about 8,5 km, you will see road signs leading to the Inn. Turn right and you will reach your destination. We recommend to look for more detailed instructions from eg. Google Maps.

The Food

The cuisine of the Luomajärvi Horse Inn is both unpretentious and comfy emphasizing pure Finnish ingredients, locality and simplicity. The rustic gourmet foods are brought to the table with stout experience by the chef and owner Mika Haagmann who mixes simple Finnish flavors and combines them with the hint of rustic elements of French and Italian cuisines. Mika is responsible of executing food themed evenings and makes sure that no one leaves his restaurant whilst hungry.

The restaurant of the Luomajärvi Horse Inn is mainly open by order and is equipped with A-license of the Finnish alcohol legislation.

Saunas of the Inn

As the Finns are known for their appetite for sauna we in the Luomajärvi Horse Inn offer our customers the variety of two distinct saunas.

The Old Malt Sauna

No one can ever be pampered enough! That’s why the Luomajärvi Horse Inn offers traditional forms of relaxation in their own premises. You can pamper yourself with the gentle heat of the Old Malt Sauna and have a glass of cool sparkling wine in the hot tub in the glow of oil lantern and stars.

Duration: 1-3 hours
Group size:1-10 persons
Operated: daily on request
Price: 350€

The Inn’s Sauna

The INN`s Sauna offers our customers a glimpse of the modern day Finnish sauna equipped with an electric heater. The Harvia-heater in the secure surroundings of the sauna provides the customers pleasant and moist warmth relaxing not only the body but also the mind.

Group size:1-8 persons
Operated: daily on request
Price: 7€/h (1 pers.), 10€/h (2 pers.), 13€/h (3-4 pers.), 15€/h (5-6 pers.), 17€/h (7-8 pers.).

 

About the activities

In Luomajärvi Horse Inn we offer a wide variety of activities to those interested in active but relaxing country holiday. We offer  spa treatments, fitness activities, cross-country riding, skijoring, sleigh-rides, a variety of group activities.. If you don´t know yet what you were looking for please do not hesitate to contact us so we can design you the perfect country getaway!

We recommend for example

Sleight Rides and Cart Rides

The traditional ride to a lean-to in the forest is one activity favored by many. The gentle ”whuss” of the sleigh, soft and pleasant tar waft, warm, felt blankets and the gentle voice of the guide will introduce you the legends of old and the almost forgotten way of life. Enjoy the gentle paced journey through picturesque landscape  of wintry Pirkanmaa, taste the open fire brewed coffee and delicious snacks and let the rhythmic stamping of hooves and gentle snorts of the big workhorse carry you with the northern wind.

Duration: 1,5 hours – 2 hours
Group size: 1-10 persons
Operated: daily on request
Rate: 60€ person/1*, 25€ person/2*, 20€ person/3-10*
*Over 12-year old participant. Children 2-12  -50% of the price.

Cross-Country Riding

The deep forests and vast field surrounding the Luomajärvi Horse Inn offer a perfect getaway and the possibility for cross-country riding. Dive into the scenery with professional instructors ans the sure-footed Finnhorse. Listen to the quiet hum of the trees and fill your lungs with pine-scented air or admire the thousand diamonds on the snowy banks.

Duration: 2,5 hours
Group size:1-6 persons (children must be over 12 years old)
Operated: daily on request
Price: 100€/pers.(1-2participant), 87,50€/pers. (3participant), 75€/pers. (4-6 participant)

Other attractions

Near Luomajärvi Horse Inn there are also other places worth to visit. Below is one action packaged choice with many options.

Jämi

Definitely a place worth visiting! Located about 10km from the Luomajärvi Horse Inn is the beautiful area of Jämi-ridge and the Jämi activity center. The high ridge area with the surrounding forests offer the customers interested of out-door activities the perfect setting. The activities offered by the Jämi- center vary from fishing expeditions to canoeing or from guided hiking tours to ATV safaris. The small enterprises of the center ensure that you can have as active holiday as you can imagine. So why not pop in to the Jämi-café to enjoy a steaming cup of coco or a frosty pint of ale or try your skill in cross-country skiing in the Skiing Tunnel of Jämijärvi where there is snow all year round!

Check out the activities at www.jami.fi

About us

Luomajärvi Horse Inn is a small, family owned business, cozily located near Tampere only 66km north from Tampere Pirkkala International Airport and 240km from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. The driving route to the destination goes through traditional Finnish countryside with its fields and forests and while driving you can also get a glimpse of Mahnala, which is nationally acknowledged as traditional scenery of Central-Häme.

Luomajärvi Horse Inn itself is situated conveniently near a public road yet still enclosed by forests and fields ensuring the complete relaxation and the pureness of the nature. The buildings of the Inn reflect perfectly the rustic building style of rural Finland in the early 1800’s offering our customers the authentic, rustic environment for a relaxing country holiday.

In Luomajärvi Horse Inn we bring to the customers the values and services we ourselves feel important without forgetting each customer’s personal needs. We value the relaxing and beautiful environment with the hint of excitement brought by various activities we offer. We enjoy of the simple yet delicious food with complementing wines and our cuisine has become one of the reasons why the customers return to us year after year.

And let us not forget our large variety of fuzzy stress-relievers who also make our milieu so unforgettable to our customers. Currently our stables are occupied by fifteen horses, twelve of which are Finnhorses, one Swedish Ardenners and one Shetland’s pony. Socializing with these wonderful horses our customers can spot glimpses of one or two of our six cats, feed the lambs and bunnies in their pens during the summer time and wake-up to the natural beat of a cock-a-doodle-doo.

In Luomajärvi Horse Inn we offer you the chance to let the time slip through your fingers and concentrate on the simple joys of life. The relaxation, sauna and bathing, unique chambers and fun activities will make your time unforgettable so why not stop in for a short ride or stay and pamper yourself by spending with us the whole weekend!

We sincerely welcome you to Luomajärvi Horse Inn!

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