Food and Sauna Experiences

We offer a pleasant atmosphere for celebrations, events and meetings throughout the year. Our guests can freshen up in the healing steam of our saunas on the shore of lake Päijänne and enjoy authentic Finnish foods and a variety of beverages.

Food and Sauna Experiences at summer time

On the island of Haapasaari, a protected natural reserve at the heart of lake Päijänne, Savutuvan Apaja offers a stunningly beautiful setting for our guests throughout the year. At summertime guests can enjoy the outdoor cooking menus and our own garden’s delicates.

Food and Sauna Experiences at winter time

Experience the Finnish winter at its best! Come and enjoy healing steam of our lakeside saunas, refresh yourselves in ice cold water of lake Päijänne and finalize the day with great food experience at our restaurant.

Our values

Finnish traditions and genuine hospitality. The range of our versatile services has been built over the years based on these values, to guarantee a valuable and unique visit.

We offer ready-made packages for events as well as tailor-made packages according to your wishes. Whether it be a small or large, corporate or private event or celebration, we make sure you and your guests enjoy the day. We gladly accept your requests and plan your event with you.

  • Corporate events
  • Customer events
  • Meetings
  • Dinners
  • Sauna evenings
  • Recreational days
  • Weddings
  • Birthdays
  • Family occasions
  • Social occasions
  • Event venue


We greet our guests as individuals and believe in the quality of personal service.