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Hanko Finland, June 2014

Summer bookings now from our website

Now you can make all bookings for 2017 conveniently on our website. The booking system is up-to-date also for the summer season, i.e. all pre-bookings have been handled. Here’s a link to the booking system. In July many weekends are unfortunately already now fully booked. If you want to get on[…]

Eastern Harbour, Hanko Finland, July 2016

To Hanko in the Summer? Book Now!

Hanko is a very popular holiday destination in the summer and if you haven’t made your booking yet, it’s high time to contact us. High season bookings are currently still being handled by e-mail (info@villamaija.fi) or by telephone (+358 50 505 2013). We will send confirmation requests and pre-booking invoices (40%) for[…]

Hanko, Finland, November 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Hotel Villa Maija wishes everybody a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! During the winter break you can reach us best via e-mail (info@villamaija.fi). We’ll try to answer all enquiries (e.g. regarding summer 2017) within 24 hours.

Tulliniemi, Hanko, Finland, November 2016

The Most Beautiful Places in Hanko: Uddskatan, South Point of Finland

In the south-western part of the Hanko peninsula, on Tulliniemi, you’ll find the southernmost nature trail of mainland Finland. This path leads straight to the outer archipelago and to the south tip of Finland, where the waves of the Archipelago Sea and the Gulf of Finland meet. The south tip, Uddskatan, is a[…]

Hanko, Finland, November 2016

Video: Winter Wonderland in November

Nobody can remember when we’ve had this much snow in Hanko in November. This video contains wintry and snowy landscapes from Hanko, but it’s filmed during the two first weeks of November 2016 (basically still autumn).  

Hanko, Finland, November 2016

First Snow in Hanko

First snow came surprisingly early to Hanko this year. To celebrate the occasion we brought out the winter lights to Villa Maija’s terrace. The winter photos in the gallery below are taken between November 3rd and 4th, 2016.   Photo Gallery              

Hanko Finland, September 2016

Villa Maija is the perfect place for a smaller meeting

The choice of venue can be crucial to the success of a meeting. Villa Maija offers a peaceful but inspiring setting for smaller meetings, such as workshops and strategy meetings. Our facilities are suitable for approximately 15 participants and everybody can be provided with single room accommodation. The cozy breakfast room functions also as a meeting[…]

Hanko Finland October 2015.

Hanko Film Festival 4th – 10th of November 2016

Hanko Film Festival is arranged for the 18th time and takes place between the 4th – 10th of November 2016. This year’s festival cinemas are Kino Olympia, Regatta, and the Town Hall. The festival program includes interesting Finnish premiers as well as documentaries from Hanko: Samurai Rauni Repo Saarelainen. A modern Finnish action[…]

Hanko Finland, September 2016

The Most Beautiful Places in Hanko: Chapel Harbour

The Chapel Harbour (Kappelisatama) is an important historical harbour in Hanko. Thanks to its sheltered location the bay has been used by fishermen and merchants for centuries. Apparently the bay has been used already during the Viking Age, but the first documented descriptions originate from the 13th century. The bay is located on the northwestern[…]