Home rules

Home rules cottage ‘Metsäranta’

Arrival & Departure
You are welcome in our cottage from 14:00 and we ask you to leave the cottage on the last day before 12:00 or if possible, later after consultation.

Cleaning
The cottage is clean on arrival, do you want to leave it clean again? We charge €50 cleaning fee if the cottage is not clean on departure. A vacuum cleaner is present in the box on the veranda.

Linen package
A linen package costs €25. The linen package consists of: towels, washcloths, kitchen towels, cleaning towels, potholders and bed linen.

Cleaning
The cottage is clean on arrival, do you want to leave it clean again? We charge €50 cleaning fee if the cottage is not clean on departure. A vacuum cleaner is present in the box on the veranda.

Deposit
We require a €75 deposit for the use of the cottage. After departure and inspection of the cottage this amount will be refunded to your account.

Questions
For questions you can always contact me, I would like to help make your stay as pleasant as possible! You can reach me on tel. . +358 451 852 864 or +31 6 13639043 or ring at the door.

House rules

  • Park your car, after you unload your luggage, as soon as possible in front of or next to the main building. You can use the wheelbarrow for transporting groceries;

  • The terrain is a forest area, enter this with respect for trees, plants and animals. Please keep the peace;

  • Playing music outside is not allowed;

  • One pet is possible, but always after consultation (in connection with my own animals). Dogs must be kept on a leash. If you have a dog, please walk outside the premises and use plastic bags for the feces, you can dispose them in the waste container;

  • Smoking is not allowed inside the cottage;

  • Burning fire is permitted in the designated area, in the fire bowl, provided there is no forest fire hazard;

  • Barbecuing is permitted on the existing barbecue. Please clean after use;

  • Pans, cutlery, plates and other cooking & table utensils are available, please put them back after cleaning them;

  • The rowing boat can be used freely. For a small fee you can use the (silent) electric motor;

  • Life jackets (compulsory in Finland) are stored in the box on the veranda;

  • The sauna can be used freely, leave the upper switch on, otherwise you will not have (hot) water;

  • The floor heating in the sauna must remain on;

  • If necessary, the ash from the stove can be put in the black metal bucket. After cooling, this is allowed in the waste container;

  • After using the bio toilet, put two spoons with wood chips in the toilet;

  • You can tap drinking water (from our own source) at the front of the main building. Please close the tap carefully;

  • Please separate waste, bio waste in the compost bin next to the carport (except eggshells), glass, tins and paper in the relevant bag / box under the carport, or take it to the “Sale” supermarket. The other waste can be placed in the container.

Look for our terms and conditions on the relevant page on the website https://www.finnishcottage.nl/
There is a folder in the house with information.
There is a video about the area. Select the USB option in the TV menu and you will get a list of videos.