book a seat here – reservation calendar

Suolijärven Sauna – wood heated winter swimming sauna

NOTICE :  Due to corona situation in Tampere area, sauna is closed starting 2.12.  Follow the web page, sauna opens as soon as it is possible. When the sauna opens, always make a seat reservation.

Corona instructions:
Don’t come if you are ill!
Wash hands/use hand sanitizer.
Maintain safety distance in dressing rooms, saunas and outdoors.
Use the big dressing rooms a bit further from the saunas. Wearing mask there is recommended. Small dressing rooms only for key holders during corona time.
Avoid  speaking loudly inside the sauna.

The winter swimming sauna is open  as follows :

Wednesday  and Friday 16.15 – 20.45

Sunday 14.15 – 18.45

In practise the opening hours of the sauna are now divided to shifts with seat booking. A sauna session is  1 hour  + dressing room time (see sauna seat booking). You can stay longer if there are seats available. Book always a seat to make sure you get in!

Sauna is a mixed sauna, swim suit mandatory. There are two saunas and you can use both the saunas during public hours.

Small dressing rooms without showers are located nearby (DURING CORONA TIME ONLY FOR KEY HOLDERS). There are also small lockers for valuable stuff (e.g. mobiles, wallets, keys), please share one with your friends. Big dressing rooms with showers and toilets are about 100 m from the sauna.

Welcome to this cosy ”summer cottage” like public sauna with traditional wood heated stove. Enjoy also the great landscape of Suolijärvi, cold water of the lake, snow and good sauna company!

Get familiar with:  winter swimming instructions

Entrance fee

The Sauna fee is 7 €, 5 times card 30 €

Students, retired, unemployed 6 €, 5 times card 25 €.

Children (under 12 year) 4 €, 5 times card 16 €.

Payment to the sauna carer you can find somewhere nearby the sauna. You can Pay in cash, exact change preferred. You can also pay using MobilePay or card.

Sport related Smartum, Tyky and Edenred notes and Eazybreak, ePassi, SmartumPay and EdenredPay mobile apps accepted. Related cards can not be used.


Gear and service

Bring with you swim suitwinter swimming shoes or e.g. thick socks for walking snowy&icy paths and decks, water to drink (no tap water available near the sauna).

Gas grill available, bring your own sausages.

Seat booking

Now it is possible and also highly recommended to book a seat in the sauna for yourself and your company. Here the link to the reservation system:

book a seat here – reservation calendar

Rent the sauna

You can also rent the whole sauna for your group in Suolijärvi from October to April. You can e.g. do some sports together at Suolijärvi recreational area, then go to the sauna and dip to the lake (and possibly grill some sausages) and then continue the evening e.g. in the centre of Hervanta. The first  three hours 148 € (15 sauna goers sauna), additional hours 25 €/h. Only the big public dressing rooms with showers are in use (lockers available). Note that the sauna is located on a public beach and the sauna-goers should obey the rules of the beach.

It is possible to rent the 15 sauna goers sauna for your group before or after the public sauna hours, 75 €/h. Ask more!

For more info or reservation, call 040 0243559

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