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Savu holiday home

"Savu" in English means "smoke". In (old) Finnish language the other meaning for word ”savu” is actually a "house". In the old times houses were counted from a village by calculating how many smokes you could see rising from the chimneys. In Northern Sami language the word ”savu, savvon” and in Inari Sami language ”savo, savvoon” mean "quite waters", a slow moving part of a river. Savu is a peaceful place where the tired traveller can rest and enjoy the "quite waters" after a long hike or ski tour.

Enjoy your holiday in the Savu cabin, built in 2009, high quality and spacious log house which is fully equipped for 8 (+2) persons. Savu is conveniently located in Ylläs, close to the centre of the Äkäslompolo village. Restaurants, shops and services are at walking distance from the cabin. More information about the cabin, its facilities, booking information and price list can be found from Savu home pages. In the ground floor there is a spacious living room and fully equipped kitchen, 2 x bedroom (with separate beds), 2 x wc, sauna, shower and utility room. In second floor there is 1 x bedroom (with double bed), 2 separate beds in the spacious loft area and wc. In total 8 comfortable beds (+2 spare mattresses) . Suitable for a larger group or two families. For kids: highchair, pot, cot, small table and two chairs. Gates at the both ends of the stairway. Sledge and kicksledge. Downstairs 79 m2. Second floor 45 m2. Terrace 16 m2 to South and West. View to the Ylläs and Kuertunturi fells. New: 12 m2 warehouse built in 2015 including also a separate ski service room equipped with a heater radiator. Ski iron and 2 x ski stand. 4 x snowshoes. 2 x power outlet for car heaters. Grill for outdoor use. Bike for shopping trips etc. can be found from the warehouse. Final cleaning service and wood for the fireplace included in the price.