KUOPIO Spa Hotel Rauhalahti

Spa Hotel Rauhalahti

The Spa Hotel Rauhalahti, offering a wide range of wellness and entertainment facilities, is situated only 5 km from the city centre of Kuopio by Lake Kallavesi. The Spa Hotel Rauhalahti is an attractive entertainment and wellness centre in Kuopio. Located in a scenic setting by Lake Kallavesi, it has a good variety of activities and experiences to offer to holiday and business guests alike. You’ll find a wide choice of accommodation options, pampering treatments, restaurant facilities and other amenities. Dance enthusiasts will enjoy the famous Rauhalahti dance evenings. Special Finnish traditional smoke sauna evenings offers authentic restaurant Lumberjacks’ Lodge. The cultural attractions and shopping facilities of the Kuopio city centre are within easy reach.

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Spa Hotel Rauhalahti has got a Green Key establishment in June 2021. This means that you are automatically helping to preserve the environment, as we meet Green Key's stringent environmental requirements. We make it easier for you to care for the environment without diminishing your comfort.
Read more about Green Key here.


We have started the renewal of the pool technology in the spa department, which will be completed in Mid June 2022. Some of the spa pools are open all the time except for some short breaks (30.5.-5.6. the spa is closed). Changing and washing rooms as well as Finnish saunas are open normally. Guests have full access to the large swimmingpool, one children’s pool, hot tub and water slide. Other pools, including the outdoor pool, will be out of order during the renewal.  We apologize for the disruption during this renewal project! Read more here.

Variety of leisure programme for the whole family”

Wide range of accommodation options

The pleasant and comfortable rooms of the Spa Hotel are perfect for those who appreciate a carefree stay. The Apartment Hotel is ideal for families and small groups; you can choose either a smaller apartment or a spacious Superior apartment, and all rooms are non-smoking. New Studiohotel is a good choice for those who are seeking for peaceful accommodation around the forest.

Accommodation in Rauhalahti

Room rates and holidays in Rauhalahti

Conferences and special events

Rauhalahti provides a perfect venue for various events from conferences to festive parties. The conference rooms range from a 200-seat auditorium to smaller meeting rooms, all complete with modern technical equipment and Internet access. There is a programme of organised activities for for groups, such as add-ons to enhance a conference or a corporate activity day, can be arranged on request. Activities spiced up with distinctive local humour, such as local-style curling or the “Savo Olympics”, are great for team-building. Jätkänkämppä, an authentic lumberjack lodge from the 1950s, provides a venue for memorable events. Close by, there is “the world’s biggest” smoke sauna. Traditional public Finnish Evenings with the opportunity to bathe in the smoke sauna are organised at Jätkänkämppä on Tuesdays throughout the year. The hotel’s restaurant complex provides further facilities for conferences, cocktail parties and dining.

Meetings and conferences in Rauhalahti

Lumberjacks’ Lodge Jätkänkämppä

Spa and treatments

Pamper yourself with our spa treatments and splash about in our ten different pools or on our waterslide.
The spa is open daily from 9.00 to 20.00. The wide choice of treatments includes luxury pampering experiences, such as massages and beauty therapies and the services of the hairdresser. The treatments are available Monday - Saturday from 10.00 to 20.00.


Dining and evening entertainment

Whether you dine at a buffet or from the à la carte menu, you’ll find tasty dishes to suit every palate. When the evening sets in, it’s time to enjoy karaoke. If the situation is safe, there will be live music on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Karaoke nights take place from Monday to Saturday. More info about the dining and restaurants you will find here.

A la Carte

Special Finnish traditional restaurant Jätkänkämppä and smoke sauna

Sample genuine lumberjack traditions and enjoy bathing in a smoke sauna at the Jätkänkämppä Lumberjack Lodge. Jätkänkämppä is open all around the year. Public traditional Lumberjack Evenings open to all take place at Jätkänkämppä on Tuesdays and in June-August also Thursdays. Friday evenings there are sauna evenings 2.7.-13.8.2021.

Read more hete: traditional smoke sauna evenings at Jätkänkämppä

Wide range of activities

Rauhalahti Resort is an all-round holiday oasis that offers a wide range of activities throughout the year.There is a daily programme of organised activities for Spa Hotel’s own residents on weekdays. There is a gym, fitness hall, guided exercise classes and equipment rental like skiis, sleds, bikes and snowshoes in the Spa Hotel. Behind the hotel there is a nature path and skiing tracks. You can also find a riding stable, minigolf and frisbeegolf courses, a tennis/squash/padel hall and a bowling centre in Rauhalahti Resort.  In summer times there is also boat, canoe, SUP board and bike rental, nice beach, domestic animal park, summer theatre. The IKEA store and the Matkus shopping centre offer, together with the market place and the various designer stores of the city centre, an enjoyable shopping experience.

NEW! In summer 2021 (July-August) it is possbile to jump in HOP-ON HOP-OFF bus or boat and visit interesting places in Kuopio, read more https://www.kuopiotahko.fi/en/seasons/summer/

Rauhalahti Resort