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Kaunissaari
01120 Sipoo
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Kaunissaari recreation island

Kaunissaari and the restaurang and sauna in he background. Photo: 110th Street Productions

Kaunissaari offers a marina in a small bay on the eastern shore of the island, and the operator Norsöline operates the line from Vuosaari. The island has cabins up for rent and a nature path allows the visitors to admire the island’s nature. Additionally, the island has five cooking shelters for campers as well as the Kaunissaari restaurant. Kaunissaari is an island 2 kilometres long and 800 meters wide with diverse flora and fauna and excellent fishing waters. The island has both rocky and stony beaches as well as amazing sandy beaches. The Kaunissaari recreational park was established in 1959. The region’s surface area is 11 hectares and the water areas comprise 790 hectares.

Location

Kaunissaari lies about 22 km last from Helsinki in Sipoo, almost out in the open sea.

Information

- Reception tel. 09 310 71445
- Island superintendent Petri Pärni, tel. 09 310 71444

Public transport

From mid-May to mid-September there are boat services to Kaunissaari from Vuosaari. The trip takes about 60 minutes.

Introduction

Kaunissaari is 2 km long and 800 m wide. It has rocky shores and sandy beaches. The area has plenty of fauna and flora and offers good fishing. The Kaunissaari Recreational Park was established in 1959. It covers 100 hectares plus about 790 hectares of water.     

Enquiries and cabin reservations

Kaunissaari cabins can be booked in Varaamo in spring 2020. 

In accordance with the government recommendations of the on-going COVID-19 situation, city-adminstered cultural and free-time activities cannot be booked in Varaamo until futher notice.

Cabins can be reserved for a week (from Sunday 13.00 to Sunday 12.00) between 31 May and 6 September.

Cabins

Roope’s Cabin
for 6 people
390€ / week

The Taxi Cabin 
 for 4 people
 300 € / week

The Harbour Cabin (Sataman mökki)
 7 people
 420 € / week

Saunas

Saunas Kaunissaari are booked in Varaamo in spring 2020. The reservation period is from 8 May to 13 September 2020. 

In accordance with the government recommendations of the on-going COVID-19 situation, city-adminstered cultural and free-time activities cannot be booked in Varaamo until futher notice.

Bookable sauna

 operated by a private entrepreneur, more information to be updated

Family sauna (Perhesauna)

for 6 persons
— €51 / 1,5 hours, extra time 17€ / 30 min
— self-service
— last reservation of a day ends at 21.30

Services

- Landing stages in a sheltered spot on the eastern shore of the island, depth of harbours is 1.9 m. 80 boat places, charge €13 /day/ boat, season fee €150 (no right to regular boat place)
- Camping not allowed on Saunaniemi or within 100 m of buildings, charge €13 / day, €150 / month, €300 / season
- 5 Cooking shelters with running water and toilet, open fires are not allowed elsewhere
- Restaurant, information, tel. 0400 721 722
- 1 swimming spot
- Rowing-boats for rent, charges €3 / h
- Saunas
- Nature trail, about 4 km long, marked, not wheelchair accessible
- Fishing allowed, fishing permits are required except for angling and icefishing                                                                         

The primary form of payment is a debit card/mobilepay.



25.05.2020 15:08

Kaunissaari cabins

There are three cabins up for rent in Kaunissaari.

Norsöline

NorsöLine takes you to one of the most beautiful islands in the archipelago of Sipoo.

Saunas

There are three sunas up for rent in Kaunissaari.

Water Transport in Helsinki

Several traffic contractors offer ferry rides as a possibility to visit the islands of Helsinki.