In brief

What is Palvia Glamping?

Palvia Glamping is a unique vacation spot in the middle of nature. 
A quiet 3.8 ha forest farm with versatile buildings right on the shore of Lake Palviajärvi. All around are state multi-use forests and protected natural areas. Here you can experience a traditional Finnish country atmosphere in harmony with living comforts. We offer a natural setting for different groups to build their own kind of self-employed vacation and to get together. 

Palvia Glamping is a small ecological recreation center equipped with 19-23 high-quality sleeping places and comprehensive food preparation equipment 

Who is Palvia aimed at?

Welcome! Families with children, groups of friends who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and foreign tourists who explore Finland want to go to nature. Party and camp events, family parties and gatherings and of companies development and we-spirit meetings

What is included in the rental?

You will have your own use of a large courtyard with spaces of approx. 300m2 and a 130m2 terrace. No other residents or close neighbors. 

Main house, three separate cabins, luxury tent, beach sauna, smoke sauna, storage/wood shed, outdoor toilet, hut and large barbecue shed. You have 4 indoor toilets/showers, 2 boats and SUP boards, indoor/outdoor games, firewood and wifi at your disposal. Washing machine and dryer possible for stays of several days. Equipment varies depending on the season. All premises, except for the luxury tent, are warm all year round.

Beds 19 – 23 (19 in winter). Downstairs of the main house 2, upstairs 5, cottages 12 and 4 beds in a luxury tent. If necessary, 2 more travel beds and 2 sofa beds. 

During the summer season, 26.5-28.9, weekend reservations only for the whole weekend (Fri-Sun). Depending on the situation, your desired arrival and departure times can be arranged, as well as day visits without overnight stays. You can rent bed linen and towels from the house or bring your own. Final cleaning is included in the accommodation price. Depending on the weather, the smoke sauna can be booked separately, heated by the host. Small dogs are allowed for a fee.

Our destination offers an excellent setting for spending time on your own free of charge such as fishing, berry picking, mushroom picking, swimming, boating, sup-boarding, skiing, open air and yard games. You can reach the marked nature trail directly from the yard. 

For a separate fee, versatile guided nature exercise, such as cross-country skiing trips, snowshoeing trips, yard Olympics and kayaking, is offered by the local company "luontoliikuntauskallus tmi" Find out more about their offer here.

The destination does not have its own catering services, local companies such as "Kievari Rantapirtti" offer catering services. They also have experiences such as snowmobile safaris and dog sled safaris. Make contracts directly with them their websites through.

The local area offers plenty of events and activities. Himosfestarit, MM rally, Himos Golf and Jamsanpaintball are just to name a few. In addition, there are many cultural sites in the area, such as the UNESCO world heritage sites Petäjävesi old church and Verla wood grinder and cardboard factory.

You can find a comprehensive information package about the year-round activities and events in the Jämsä region from here.