The extraordinary nature of Hanko has always inspired photographers and artists. Come and enjoy a creative weekend by the sea together with other like-minded photographers! Hanko Photo Festival is this year held as a one-day event on Saturday, September 3rd, at the City Hall. The program includes interesting topics around nature and landscape photography.[…]
Welcome to Hotel Villa Maija!
Villa Maija offers unique villa style accommodation in Hanko Finland, in a traditional environment but with all modern conveniences. In addition to accommodation Villa Maija also offers an atmospheric venue for smaller family celebrations and company events.
The national top riders from Finland gathered in Hanko for the SeaHorse Week in July 2016. The annual show jumping competition is arranged in a beautiful park environment in the middle of the city. Prix de Villa Maija was competed on the last day of the week and the winner was Joni Koivusalo with the[…]
A lot of events are arranged in Hanko during the summer. The Hanko Regatta took place last weekend and the Music Festival ended yesterday. Many interesting events are still coming up! Events in July and August 11-17.7 Sanoma Hanko Tennis 2016 22–31.7 Hanko Bridge Week 27–31.7 SeaHorse Week 27.7 Sleepyhead Day[…]
This year the traditional sailing race takes place between 8-10 of July. The Hanko Regatta is one of the biggest sailing events in Finland, often gathering around 200 participating boats. The race has been held annually since 1945. It can be challenging to find accommodation during the regatta weekend and this year was[…]
Villa Maija wishes everybody a happy Midsummer! Information about Midsummer events and opening hours can be found on the Tourist Office website. The Midsummer bonfire is being lit on June 24th at 21:00 on the Casino Park Beach. Here’s a small photo gallery with shots from Hanko taken the day before Midsummer Eve. […]