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Camping Haapasaaren Lomakylä

Camping Haapasaaren Lomakylä

Finland, Southwest, Häme, Ruovesi

044 080 0290
034 760 897
Open (touring pitches):  
All year.

Ref: FI2840

Alan Rogers Review

Haapasaaren is located on Lake Näsijärvi, around 70 km. north of Tampere in south western Finland. This is a well equipped site with a café and restaurant, a traditional Finnish outside dancing area and, of course, plenty of saunas! Rowing boats, canoes, bicycles and, during the winter months, sleds are all available to rent. Fishing is very popular here. Pitches are grassy and of a good size. There is also a good range of accommodation to rent, including holiday cottages with saunas. The cosy restaurant, Jätkäinkämppä, has an attractive terrace and fine views across the lake. Alternatively, the site’s café, Portinpieli, offers a range of snacks as well as Internet access.

Haapasaaren’s friendly owners organise a series of guided tours throughout the year. These include hiking and nature treks, berry and mushroom picking and, during the winter, ice fishing and cross-country skiing. Helvetinjärvi National Park is one of the most dramatic areas of western Finland, and is made up of deep gorges and dense forests. There is a rich population of birds and occasionally even brown bears and lynx can be seen here.


Heated sanitary facilities include hot showers, washbasins in cabins and a baby room. Laundry facilities. Campers’ kitchen. Shop. Café. Restaurant (all year). Breakfast service (order day before). Bar (1/5-30/9). Takeaway (1/5-30/9). Direct lake access. Saunas. Fishing. Minigolf. Boat and canoe hire. Bicycle hire. Guided tours. Play area. Chalets to rent.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • American Motor Homes
  • Boat Launch on Site
  • All Year
  • Bar on Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Fishing on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Nearby
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Golf Nearby
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Riding Nearby
  • Lake/River Swim
  • Restaurant
  • Skiing on Site
  • Nature
  • Walking
  • Shop Nearby
  • Shop on Site
  • Outdoor
  • Takeaway Food
  • Pets allowed
  • TV on Site
  • Wifi (all site)
  • Wifi Free



From Helsinki, head north on the E12 motorway to Tampere and then northeast on N63-9 to Orivesi. Then, continue north on route 66 to Ruovesi and follow signs to the site.