Hotel Pajarinhovi is situated next to Kitee Zoo, by Lake Pyhäjärvi in Puhos. Its aqua centre has 3 giant water slides and Scandinavia’s biggest children’s swimming pool.
The simple rooms at Pajarinhovi Hotel are housed in 5 detached timber frame buildings. All have a private bathroom with a shower and toilet. Wi-Fi internet access is free.
The 130 m² children’s pool has 6 special kiddie slides. Other guests can enjoy their own 25-metre pool with water massage jets and hot tubs. A lakeside sauna is open during summer.
Hotel staff speak Finnish, English and Russian and can help book canoeing trips, lake cruises and snowmobile safaris. The neighbouring Pajarinhovi Pavillion is a large entertainment centre offering music and dancing.
The famously narrow Punkaharju Ridge is 45 minutes’ drive from Pajarinhovi, while the Russian border at Niirala is a 1-hour journey.