Info about Sondby cottage
| Doublebeds 2
||Single beds 2
|| Woodworking grill
| Woodworking sauna
|| Two tv's
|| Hot tub
Welcome to Sondby!
Sondby cottage is located on the southern tip of Porvoo in Eastern Uusimaa. The distance between the sea and the lake is just one kilometer. If you come to the cottage by boat, a berth has been reserved in Skeppars guest harbor.
The area has many small lakes, cliffs and nature in all its beauty. The buildings have been constructed to blend in with the surroundings and are located discreetly amongst the trees.
The cottage land has a lot of buildings. The observation tower in the main building is visible from a distance and you can see a long way from it! The main house has a well equipped kitchen, dining room, two sitting rooms, one bedroom and one alcove. In addition, there is a washing room with a toilet, shower and laundry facilities. The building has two fireplaces and flat screen TV. The main building has beds for four and in addition the living room sofa can accommodate two more. At the front of the building there is a terrace with two tables and chairs for ten. The terrace has a gas barbecue at your disposal.
The guest cottage is a small additional building on the land. The guest cottage has one double sofa bed and one double bed for overnight stays. The small kitchen has a water faucet, microwave and refrigerator. The guest cottage also has a fireplace and working wood-burning stove. Next to the guest cottage there is an outdoor barbecue area and a table. The flag pole is also next to the guest cottage."Sondby’s nature is amazing! Mervi"
The sauna building on the shore of the small lake. The sauna building has, of course, a traditional wood sauna where you can certainly enjoy the heat! Warm water for washing is available from the water container in the sauna stove and water for steam and other water is pumped from the lake.
In front of the sauna there is a hot tub. The hot tub is large enough for up to 6 bathers at one time. You can have a pleasant dip in the warm waters of the lake from the hot tub. Water for the hot tub comes from the sauna with a hose and for wood for heating is available from the woodshed next to the summer room.
Please remember to fill hot tub with water first and then light the fire – in this way you will avoid the furnace breaking down.
There is an island in the lake on the property that you can access by a bridge. At the other end of the island there is also a bridge which takes you back to the "mainland" and it is here that a real Indian tent "teepee" is waiting for you! It’s here that you will be able to enjoy some cozy barbecue moments.
In this area there is also a swing and a dart board.
Changeday is friday. We don't have bed linen service.
Terms and conditions
These conditions are binding once the reservation is made. Anyone making a booking must be over 18. Any unaccompanied minors staying at one of our cottages require the written permission of the parent or guardian. This must be submitted to Lake Vacations before the vacation commences. Agreement will be made with the owner of the property 2-3 days before the commencement of the vacation for handing over the key. The exact address of the property, the owner's contact information and driving instructions will be delivered about a week before the rental period begins.
The resort is at the client's disposal starting from 4 p.m. on arrival day until 12.00 midday on departure day. The rental cost includes free access to all vocational facilities, bedding (mattresses, blankets, pillows - no bed linen), firewood and basic utensils. Guests should bring their own bed linen and are also responsible for cleaning during the rental period and upon its expiry unless otherwise agreed. If cleaning is not performed, Lake Vacations is entitled to charge the client a cleaning fee.
The accommodation may not be used by more people than is agreed when the accommodation is reserved. If you want to bring pets to the accommodation, please notify the owner at the time of booking. All comments and complaints about the property and its facilities should be made directly to the owner as soon as they occur. Complaints made in retrospect will not be accepted.
The booking is to be made in writing. The booking confirmation will be sent upon receipt of the advance payment (20% of the total invoice) and the payment should be made before the date specified. The booking fee will be credited in the final invoice. The booking can be cancelled without cost prior to the payment due date. The final payment must be made six (6) weeks prior to the commencement of the stay. For last minute bookings (accommodation commencing in less than 6 weeks) all payments are due immediately.
Minimum stay: High Season: 7 days. Other times: 3 days
Cancellation must always be made in writing to Lake Vacations. The reservation can be cancelled free-of-charge prior to the payment due date. If the cancellation is made at least six (6) weeks prior to the start of the stay, the advance payment will be returned. In case of cancellation 6-3 weeks before the start of the stay, the advance payment is non-refundable. For later cancellations the full rental fee will be charged unless the cottages are re-rented. If a cancellation occurs because of an accident or serious illness that occurs before the start of the stay, the rental fee will be reimbursed. In such cases, upon request, a medical certificate pertaining to the reason for cancellation should be provided. Should there be a case of force majeure, the Lake Vacations’ booking can be cancelled. In this case, the client will receive full reimbursement of the rental fee. Lake Vacations may cancel bookings in such cases where the deposit or final invoice is not paid by the due date.
We reserve the right to make changes.