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Salpalinjan Hovi family-run hotel is located 9 kilometers from the Lappeenranta city center. It is surrounded by the rich and beautiful nature of South Karelia as well as historic sites.
At Salpalinjan Hovi you can relax in the nature or enjoy an active vacation canoeing and fishing at the nearby Lake Saimaa and Kymi -river water system, explore the nearby war and sawmill historical sites or make daytrips around Lappeenranta and South Karelia. Salpalinjan Hovi received its name from being located next to an important piece of war history, the Salpa Line (direct translation = Bolt-line). Very close to the hotel you can find underground bunkers built in the mid-20th century, which can be visited with a professional guide.
The hotel, a former a village school built from log, is now fully renovated and offers six modern apartment suites which have been furnished according to different school subjects. Each room has its own kitchen corner, bathroom and TV.
Lappeenranta and Imatra region by Lake Saimaa is located near the Russian border only a couple of hours away from Helsinki (Helsinki-Lappeenranta 220 km). The gem of the area is Saimaa, Finland’s largest and Europe’s fourth largest lake.