Nivankoulu Apartments - modern accommodation near nature

Nivankoulu Apartments is a former school repurposed and renovated to operate as a residential service. It's located by Lake Pitämyssalmi, 30 km south of Joensuu. The surrounding area provides a peaceful place to relax or an opportune location for outdoors activities in both winter and summer. Nearby opens up a serene view of the lake, a popular location for fishing and canoeing. Being a former school property there is also a sports field and a playground for children, provided with swings and a sandbox.

Natural environment

Nivankoulu Apartments lies in a beautiful lakeside setting characteristic to the Finnish nature. You are in contact with nature literally by walking out the door.

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The modern rooms include a kitchen with refridgeration and a microwave oven. We also offer free Wi-Fi, parking and a terrace.

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Nivankoulu Apartments is located 30 km South of Joensuu. A local village store can be found nearby in Hammaslahti, 6 kilometers away.

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Apartments provide space even for large groups

Apartment 1

  • 3 rooms + kitchen
  • 6 persons + 3 persons with additional beds
  • Room arrangement 3/2/1 persons per room, +2/+1/+0 with additional beds

Apartment 2

  • 2 rooms + kitchen
  • 4 persons + 2 persons with additional beds
  • Room arrangement 2/2 persons per room, +2/+0 with additional beds

Apartment 3

  • 2 rooms + kitchen
  • 4 persons + 1 person with additional beds
  • Room arrangement 2/2 persons per room, +1/+0 with additional beds

Apartment 4

  • 1 room + kitchen
  • 2 persons

All beds are of high Finnish quality and extremely comfortable, sized 200 x 100 cm and 200 x 120 cm. The additional beds are located in the rooms and are sized 200 x 80 cm.

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Additional information

Ourdoors Garden, Terrace
Ski Ski storage
Activities Fishing, Canoeing, Private beach area, Beachfront
Internet Free Wi-Fi in the rooms
Parking Free private parking on site, no reservation necessary
General Non-smoking throughout
Languages spoken Finnish, English, Russian
Check-in 15:00 - 23:00 hours
Check-out Until 12:00 hours
Extra beds The maximum number of extra beds available in a room is 2. See above for rooms with additional beds.
Pets Pets are not allowed
Payment options Cash only


Reservations through or by phone:

Nivan Majoitus
Heini Sorsa
+358 44 347 2194
Nivantie 260, 82200 Hammaslahti, Suomi