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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[…]

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 ([email protected]). We’ll try to answer all enquiries (e.g. regarding summer 2017) within 24 hours.

Hanko, Finland, November 2016

Hotel Villa Maija takes a Winter Break

Hotel Villa Maija is now on a 3-month long winter break. We will open again in spring on March 23rd, 2017. We wish everybody a wonderful and peaceful holiday season!

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).  

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 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[…]

Baltic Sea Marathon October 1st 2016

Baltic Sea Marathon, the southernmost marathon in Finland, is arranged in Hanko on Saturday October 1st, 2016. The official distances are full marathon, half marathon, and quarter marathon. The route goes through beautiful landscapes on the Hanko peninsula. You’ll run along the shores of the Baltic Sea and in Täktom you’ll find yourself surrounded by traditional forest[…]

Welcome to Hanko Photo Festival 3.9.2016

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.[…]

SeaHorse Week Hanko 2016 Prix de Villa Maija

Hanko SeaHorse Week 2016

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[…]

Itäsatama ja Hangon Regatta 2015

Hanko Regatta 2016

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[…]