Suolijärven Sauna – wood heated winter swimming sauna

NOTICE : Sauna starts again on  11. October 2020 for the new winter swimming season. Sauna is open on Wednesdays and Sundays but likely later on the winter swimming season also on Fridays (will be announced).

The winter swimming sauna is open  as follows :

Wednesday  17.00 – 20.45

Sunday 14.30 – 18.45

Known exceptions: Sauna is closed 2.12. and 6.12.

Note: During the first half an hour only the smaller sauna is in use. Dressing rooms close 15 min after the sauna.

Sauna is a mixed sauna and about 15 sauna-goers fit in at a time. There is also another sauna for about 9 sauna-goers, you can use both the saunas during public hours.

Small dressing rooms without showers are located nearby. 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. Payment with a card is ok although a bit complicated in winter conditions and thus not preferred.

Sport related Smartum, Tyky and Edenred notes and Eazybreak, ePassi, SmartumPay and EdenredPay mobile apps accepted. 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.

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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