Teams and groups
Teams and groups
Koli-area is known for its many sports and excercise opportunities and many sports teams and groups visit us year after year. For example, if You are visiting Kontiolahti Biathlon stadium, Motel Kontio is the place to stay.
Rooms & Services
No matter how long your stay is, accommodation at our place will be a nice experience. Standard equipment in every room or apartment includes fridge, microwave oven, electric kettle and coffeemaker.
Both the grill canopy and hut are in free use of our guest. Grilling equipment and firewood are included.
'Iso Kontio' apartment
3 rooms + open kitchen 62m²
Pleasant accommodation for a larger group. Three bedrooms with a large, fully equipped Finnish style open kitchen, two toilets and a shower. The price includes bed linen, towels, final cleaning and a sauna.
Accommodates 6 persons with a parlour for up to ten persons – prices starting from 179€
Accessories: fridge/freezer, dishwasher, oven/stove and tableware + cooking equipment.
Good to know!
Location: at Kontiolahti, by Highway 6
Distance from city of Joensuu: 17km (10,6 miles) – 15min by car
Distance from Koli National Park: 46km (28,6 miles) – 35min by car
- Airport – 25 km (15,5mi)
- Biathlon staduim – 4 km (2,5mi)
- Koli – ski resort – 57 km (35mi)
- Mustavaara – ski center – 26 km (16mi)
- Pärnävaara outdoors center – 29 km (18mi)
- Lykynlampi outdoor center – 20 km (12,5mi)
- Kontiohalli (Kontiolahti indoor ice rink) – 3 km (1,8mi)
- Karelia Golf – 5 km (3mi)
- Snowmobile trail & ski track – 50 m (55yd)
- Kontiolahti ice hole swimming – 4,8 km (2,9mi)
- Kontiolahti marina/beach – 2,1 km. (1,3mi) Grill & Cafe Höytiäisentupa serves visitors in the summer time
- Vierevänniemi beach – 4,5 km (2,8mi)
- St1 – gas station – 50 m (55yd)
- Kontio Pizza – 2,8 km (1,7mi)
Parking: Free parking near the rooms. We also have timer working car heating posts in case of cold weather.
Electric cars: We have a loading opportunity available. Ask for more information!
“Better than any gas station breakfast!”
– customer feedback – nov/2021
We’ll serve you a fine breakfast delivered straight to your room on the winter season 2021-2022. Make your morning a bit better and make breakfast reservation a day before by 4pm.
- cold cuts
- cucumber, tomato or bell pepper
- boiled egg
- seasons fruit
- yoghourt or instant porridge
- bag of tea or coffee
- a small surprise treat
Finnish sauna culture is known around the world. Our sauna offers you a gentle, safe and unforgettable experience. Dressing room has enough room and after sauna you can cool down on the deck.
You can reserve our sauna also for private use for 40€/h + 20€ for extra hours.
We provide also towels for 5€/pcs.