About us




Seven high quality log cabins for year-round holidays.


Sampo's holiday cabins are located only 7 km from the city of Joensuu, yet in the middle of a peacefull countryside and the nature. There is a beautiful view from the cabins to the river Pielisjoki, which runs slowly as a hundred meter wide riverbed close to the cabins.

You can spend your holiday doing boat trips to the river or fishing, hiking by the trails in the forests close by, lying at the beach and barbecuing, going to sauna and swimming. The area offers many activities all year round. The excellent location of the cabins also makes them popular as a accommondation for work teams.

Visit Sampo's Holiday Cabins

  • for a relaxing holiday with friends and family
  • to spend an active holiday using all the possibilities closeby
  • for a birthday, christmas or other parties in a clean, well equipped holiday cabin
  • to have a company meetings or other events
  • as an alternative for a hotel to enjoy the peace and quiet in an affordable rental cabin

Check the reservation calendars of the cabins to see which weeks are available to match your holiday plans. Make your reservation early to avoid disappointment, we will respond to all enquiries as quickly as possible.

Sampo's Holiday Cabins - surrounded by nature - close to the amenities.

Organic farm

The organic farm of Pitkänen is located in the municipality of Kontiolahti in North Karelia. The farm has switched to organic farming in the beginning of 90's. Currently there is about 9 hectares of organic black currant and one hectare of organic red currant. There is also organic grain, hay and strawberry within the farm.

At the same time with the shift to organic farming, the holiday cabin rental and a tourist farm was introduced, and they later grew to be a significant part of the Pitkänen farm. Cabin visitors are welcome to discover the organic farm and its products.

The farm has over ten years of experience in organic farming of currants in the clean nature of North Karelia. A collection machine is mainly used for collection the berries to allow quick collection, packing and transfer to the cold store. Self-picking is also possible.

Please check the news in our web site for harvest seasons or ask the host family directly. You can buy organic currant from our farm in fresh harvest season or frozen in other times.