Inari Onnela offers unforgettable experiences in the wilderness of Lapland on the shores of Lake Inari


A private place, a unique entity in the middle of the wilderness.
We are here for you, you just need to enjoy of your vacation.

Onnela is a place where you can experience private, genuine and unique moments in the middle of nature and wilderness. Spend your vacation away from the hustle and bustle of the city and the lights on the shores of Lake Inari.

Experience the silence of the wilderness with your own group or family without other ones.

Staying in the middle of the beauty of nature and the silence of the wilderness charms the visitors and takes your mind away from the busy everyday life. Private accommodation in traditional Finnish log cabins.

We offer unique and unforgettable experiences in the nature.

Our private journeys are tailored exactly according to your wishes, offering unforgettable experiences, e.g. fishing, hiking, boat trips, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and northern lights.

Inari Onnela Wilderness Services is located in Finnish Lapland, on the Eastern side of the beautiful Lake Inari, right next to Vätsäri Wilderness area.

We offer our guests unforgettable experiences in the wilderness of Lapland. Lake Inari - Inarijärvi and the beautiful nature surrounding it are enchanting. Untouched nature, the silence of the wilderness and the authenticity of Onnela farm offer incredible and unique experiences all year round.

Mental and physical wellbeing from nature

Experiencing the woodburning sauna and bathing with lake water is a time travel to traditional Finnish lifestyle. Staying overnight in silence, in the middle of wilderness nature is an incomparable experience. Linking with nature relaxes and gives you mental and physical wellbeing. Silence unifies and you can recharge your batteries with no rush.

Finnish Lapland is famous for its Polar night. This means that in December-January, you can sense only a bit of daylight, between 1-5 hours a day. Feel the Polar Night in the wilderness with us. As the Spring comes, the amount of light increases and nature wakes up to flourish again.

In the Summer time you can sense the midnight Sun. This means that the sun doesn’t set at all and you can experience nature’s energy with all your senses. Experience this uniqueness of the wilderness with us.

Transportation from Nellim to Onnela is included in our services. In the Summer we shift by boat, in the Winter by snowmobiles.

Everything from us under one roof

Let's plan a trip together for you, exactly according to your wishes. Our most popular package is the full service package. For example, the Max winter pack; Which includes airport transportation, accommodation, meals, basic activities, wilderness skills, photos, sauna, hot tub and ice swimming moments. In addition, you can choose the popular Husky ride and  a visit to the reindeer farm, Sáme evening or other nice experiences and moments.

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Recharge your batteries with no rush.

Host & Guide

We offer you private services. To guarantee your safety, the host of the Onnela is available throughout your stay, guiding and taking care of your comfort. Learn wilderness skills and cook over a campfire. Learn to drive with snowmobile and be like a Finn.

We plan our services individually and focus on serving you only! All you have to do is enjoy and relax.

Lake Inari and its surroundings is one of the best places to see the Northern Lights.

Local Food

Food is always prepared on the spot. We use local food and products that come from local residents, such as self caught fresh fish and game. Any wishes and limitations regarding food arrangements are naturally taken into consideration.


In June and July, you can experience a nightless night when the sun doesn’t set at all.

Unique, charming holiday destination. Memories that you want to cherish.

If you are looking for authentic experiences, privacy, peace, quiet and pure nature from your vacation. Come and experience all this at Onnela! An ascetic vacation without city noises and pollution is a unique experience.

Jump off the modern hassle and schedules. Forget your busy everyday life for a moment.

Experience the unique experiences of the wilderness with us at Inari Onnela.

At the end of August the autumn and northern lights season begins. Colors of nature change to orange, yellow and red. Evening and nights you might also see very nice northern lights.

Inari Onnela Wilderness Services
Y-tunnus 3101746-2

Petri Kokkonen