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Celebrating 1st of May in Hanko

May is a good time to take advantage of Villa Maija’s affordable spring prices! There are still available nice rooms for the 1st of May weekend (for example suite M4 with two bedrooms). Check out tips for the week and info about restaurants from the Hanko Tourist Office website.   May 1st Photos from 2014[…]

Five Weeks to Summer – Villa Maija Booking Situation

Summer is approaching and we have now handled all advance summer bookings. We had a record number of advance bookings, many of which had been made already last summer. By booking early you’ll ensure the perfect room for the right time. If you haven’t received a confirmation request by e-mail about your summer booking,[…]

Journey of a Feather. Photographer Heidi Holmlund, BioFoto Finland.

Nature Photos & Morning Coffee

Biofoto Finland is presenting a mini exhibition in Villa Maija’s breakfast room. Also others than hotel guests are welcome to enjoy a cup of coffee in the company of beautiful nature photos.      

Villa Maija Main Building Hanko 2014

Springtime in Hanko is Fresh and Bright

Spring comes earlier to Hanko than to other parts of Finland. The first migratory birds arrive as early as the end of March. Around the same time the local golf course is opened. Spring flowers in the villa gardens and green boulevards give joy in May. The nature in Hanko is[…]

Kappelisatama, Hanko, Finland. Sunset in Autumn 2015. Hotel Villa Maija.

The Beautiful Sunsets of Hanko

You can experience spectacular sunsets in Hanko during all seasons. We made a video presenting the best spots. Viewing a sunset on the southernmost tip of Hanko Tulliniemi (“Uddskatan”) is unforgettable. That’s the southernmost point of Finland.

Hanko a paradise for bird watchers – Hotel Villa Maija

Hanko is a Paradise for Birdwatchers

Hanko is situated perfectly for birdwatching in Finland. The first migratory birds arrive to the Hanko peninsula and annually you can see approximately 270 different species. During fall, the funnel-shaped peninsula attracts a lot of south-west moving birds to a fairly narrow strip of land. The shores of Hanko are shallow and the sheltered inlets[…]

Hotel Villa Maija Hanko maaliskuussa 2015

March 2016 Opening Offer

Hotel Villa Maija is opening again on March 14th, 2016. As an opening offer we give 20% discount for two-night accommodations (or longer) during march 2016. This offer applies to bookings made on the internet after March 11th. The online booking system shows normal prices during the booking. Credit card information is asked[…]

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Villa Maija Receives TripAdvisor 2016 Travellers’ Choice Award

This award is based on the reviews and opinions of a global travel community, and is the highest honor given by TripAdvisor. Only 1% of hotels on TripAdvisor receive this award. Thank you for all the reviews and opinions! We have received many good improvement ideas through TripAdvisor!

We open again on March 14th, 2016

We open again after the winter break on March 14th, 2016. Thanks to renovations it’s even more fresh and cozy than before! You can easily make bookings for the spring season on our website (up until May 31st, 2016). Click on the Book Now link in the heading. We will open the high[…]

New Website for Villa Maija

During the winter break we’ve developed a new website for Villa Maija. You can now find more information on our hotel services and better room descriptions. All room photos are new. In the future we’ll be informing about interesting things on this Blog, on our Facebook page, and on our Google+[…]