We are we located?
Onnela Resort is located by Lake Inari, more specifically on the Eastern edge of Sammakkoridge. The Resort lies right next to Vätsäri Wilderness Area.
Onnela domain is one of the Sami Culture Destination. The domain and its building were built in the early 1900’s. It consists of an old dwelling house, sauna, shed and recently built log shed, dining hut, fabric hut, woodsheds and outhouses and a hot tub. Old building have been carefully renovated so that they would still carry their original spirit and authenticity.
At Onnela, jumping into a time capsule is possible as there is no electricity and the building are heated by wood in a traditional way. Water comes from the lake and it needs to be carried to the buildings to be used.
The beeline from Onnela to Nellim is about 20km, to Ivalo 42km and to Inari village 44km.
Transportation to Onnela is either by boat or snowmobile from Nellim harbor.
The area of Lake Inari about 1084 square kilometres. It’s the third largest lake in Finland and the largest in Lapland.
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