Himos is considered one of the best ski resorts in Finland. The entire infrastructure, including hotels, fully complies with European standards for ecology and quality. On the territory of the resort there are ski schools, tourist trips, kayaking, summer and ice fishing are organized.
The main sports attraction is the snowboard park. It has a variety of springboards and rails. The total length of the ski track is 100 km. Running tracks are laid for 20 km each. Half is illuminated in the dark.
The hotels of Himos are presented in the form of luxury villas, medium-sized cottages, budget apartments, as well as campsites and motels.
Two-storey apartments with modern interiors are located in the vicinity of the village of Säurylä. Himos Ski Resort is 1 km away. You can walk in 10 minutes even in a leisurely step or in ski boots. By car, the journey takes 2-3 minutes. Sauna, kitchen and spacious rooms – that’s what attracts tourists from Finland and other countries. On the loggias of the buildings there are comfortable recreation areas with dining tables and armchairs. Guests provide meals on their own. Nearby there are shops, there are cafes. In the yard there is a terrace with an electric grill. Basically, the terrace with a seating area is used in the summer. Parking for private transport is free.
“Beautiful location! Affordable prices for a luxury room. Comfortable beds, spacious terrace, awesomely equipped kitchen! The grill on the terrace did not work, apparently, it is included in the summer. We walked to the ski lift. We skied, breathed fresh air. We’ll come again!”
Cozy one-storey villa with attic decorated in Scandinavian style. There are even shelves in the sauna white. Authentic design emphasizes the comfort of the house. Modern equipment is installed everywhere. The spacious living room has a powerful speaker, so you can dance until the morning and with good sound. A wooden deck leads to the threshold. The owners specially led the path to the house so that guests did not trample the unique northern vegetation. The barbecue is taken out in a separate fenced area. The house is located in the town of Jāmsya. The ski slopes are provided with direct access. The villa has a special room for storing and drying ski uniforms. If necessary, the owners will provide a paid transfer from the airport.
“The house is brand new or just renovated. Very convenient location right by the slope. The owner Christer showed us all three bedrooms from which we chose the attic. We had our own balcony, although we spent evenings on the lower patio. We cooked ourselves, but just a kilometer away there is a restaurant and a café” Nadezhda
Several two-storey cottages are located one and a half kilometers from Himos in the town of Yiamsya. Guests are offered comfortable bedrooms, equipped kitchens, terraces with amazing views of the slopes. Barbecue facilities and an electric grill on the terrace. After skiing, guests can take a steam break in the sauna. Almost all Finnish hotels have their own saunas. They are an element of the hospitality of the locals. Fireplaces are often installed in spacious living rooms. Villa Sidori offers traditional Finnish comfort with all the features of northern houses: underfloor heating, drying cabinets, wood in the design.
«Sijainti oli melko hyvä tien vieressä ja helppo löytää. Mukavasti sijoitettu talot, mustikoita jo ulko-ovella. Kylppäri mukavan kokoinen, pyykinpesukone plussaa urheilijoille. Hyvä sauna. Mukavan kokoinen parveke. Hyvät kaappitilat perheelle»
(The location is pretty good, next to the road and easy to find. Comfortably housed houses, blueberries are already at the front door. The bathroom is comfortable, the washing machine is a plus for athletes. And we came to play sports. Good sauna. Spacious balcony. Great roomy wardrobe that will fit the things of the whole family). Tina, Finland
The two-storey apartments are located next to slopes and cross-country ski runs. This is the territory of the western slopes of the ski resort of Himos, near the golf course. The complex is popular in both winter and summer. Each building has three bedrooms with a shared patio, kitchen and sauna. Staff are always ready to assist in the organization of leisure. In particular, arrange classes for beginners or find a guide for hiking. Food is not included in the service, but there are many restaurants, cafes and businesses in the area that prepare fast food. A nightclub is within walking distance. But the noise does not interfere with the stay. The owners have installed modern sound insulation.
«Location was the best. In the kitchen there was everything you need for cooking. It was easy to find the house. The temperature inside was good. The house had a good sauna. The communication with accommodation was super good and fast!» (This is the best location for a house in a ski resort. The kitchen has everything you need for cooking. The house is not difficult to find. I liked the sauna. Internet connection is fast and high-quality» Iggy, Estonia
Yamsi Is a 10-minute drive from Himos Tourist Complex. Comfortable cottages are located 300 meters from the western slopes of Himos and within walking distance from the central hotel of the resort. All guests of the cottages can use the services of the tourist center. They have a smoke sauna, a children’s playground and a tennis court. Here you can rent ski equipment, snowboard, in summer – bicycles. Employees will tell you which of the instructors should be contacted for lessons for novice skiers. They will also find a guide for hiking or excursions.
“Lovely cottage, clean, comfortable, cozy. It is ideally located in relation to the ski slopes. I liked that each house has its own wood-wood. For breakfast, we cooked our own meals. We had lunch and dinner in different restaurants. There are a great many of them here” Vadim
For those who are accustomed to relax closer to nature, in the city of Yamsa built a hotel complex Himos Villi Cottages. Comfortable cottages welcome guests throughout the year. The nearest ski lift is 700 metres away. In winter, skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding are covered. In summer, they go hiking, relax and fish on the shore of the lake. For children there is a playground with a slide and swings. Each cottage has a small veranda with a brazier. Guests prepare their own meals or visit one of the local restaurants. In the evenings, those who wish can melt the sauna and warm up well in it. On the territory there is a rental of sports equipment: bicycles, tennis rackets and balls, skis, snowboards. Ski passes can be purchased. Parking for guests is free.
«Excelent location. Quiet, sunny lake view but near ski areas, restaurant, arena and booking center. All cottage facilities in good shape” (It’s very quiet. Our bedroom windows overlooked the sunny side. Every morning we watched the lake, and skiers were skiing along the ski slopes. We liked that there are restaurants, sports grounds nearby, and all the cottages are in perfect order) Natalia, Finland
Two-storey wooden buildings Holiday Home Ameno 2 are built in the city of Yamsa. This is one of the most budget accommodation options in the vicinity of the himos ski resort. Bedrooms with bathrooms are provided. Patio shared. The area includes a shared kitchen, dining room, living room with fireplace, terrace with grill. There is a communal sauna. In the yard there is a sandy children’s and sports grounds. In winter, guests can ski. Cross-country ski runs and a ski lift are 300 metres away.
“It’s kind of like a motel. We stayed with the company in the summer on the way to Sweden. It was a lot of fun. In the living room we gathered, another group and arranged a disco almost until the morning. A family resting nearby said that music did not interfere with sleep” Tatiana, Russia
Absolutely non-standard in its architecture, the apartments are located a 10-minute drive from the city of Yamsi. This is the territory of the ski resort of Himos. It offers two-bedroom apartments with shared kitchen-living room. Guests are attracted by the proximity to the road, slopes and cross-country ski slopes. They also like to spend time in the evenings in the modern interior of the living room with a metal fireplace.
“Sauna, fireplace, including firewood near the entrance – it’s beautiful! The location is also Super, opposite the ski resort. The house is good. The surrounding area is surrounded by beautiful nature. The cottage has a dishwasher, washing machine, other equipment is available. I saw the TV, but I didn’t watch it. There was no time. I came with my girlfriend and we enjoyed each other’s company. We walked a lot in nature and the fire was the best thing to do; we brewed beer, sausage, fried bread. I wouldn’t recommend coming here in the offseason. I think that nature will be gray and uninteresting until the snow falls” Christian, the Netherlands
A group of wooden houses are removed from the ski resort of Himos at 700 meters. They are located next to the himos Arena sports complex. Mini hotels are popular with athletes coming here. They have all the necessary conditions for living, cooking, drying clothes and storing sports equipment. Separate houses from each other create an atmosphere of privacy, which means that rest in silence will be more complete. In summer, fishermen come here. The village is located on the shore of the lake. Catches can be prepared at the barbecue.
“Beautiful location. Quiet, peaceful. We walked to the slopes. I didn’t want to start the car and disturb this silence. We had dinner at the restaurant. It’s not far away, literally 100 meters away. The cottage has a drying cabinet, sauna and everything you need for a comfortable stay” Tatiana
Beautiful cottages are located near the Western slopes of Himos, 200 meters from Lake Patalahti. A golf course is just 600 metres away and the nearest ski lift is 700 metres away. The houses are equipped according to modern needs. Each has 3 bedrooms, a sauna, a kitchen-dining room and a patio. Barbecue areas are available in the courtyards. On-site restaurant, bicycle rental, canoeing, skiing, golf equipment.
“This area of Himos is very well developed. The slopes are in excellent condition. There are no long queues to the lifts. Staying in the cottage is convenient and comfortable. I didn’t cook food, I ate at a local restaurant. Well cooked» Yari, Finland
According to tourists, the best hotels in the ski resort of Himos are located near the Western slopes of Himos. Although at the foot of the North slope you can also find decent housing. There are a total of 21 ski runs in the resort. Snowpark is open throughout the year. Along the perimeter of the slopes there are 15 lifts. Ski passes are sold at each of them. The hotel staff is ready to assist in the organization of leisure.