There are estimated over two million saunas in Finland

There are estimated over two million saunas in Finland

Ruka Harri Tarvainen

Ruka Harri Tarvainen

Sauna & Wellness in Finland

In Finland you will find the Sauna forms a great part of the traditions and culture of the country.


Sauna and wellness are a lifestyle

With a population of 5.3 million in Finland, the numbers tell all about their meaning and why you identify Finland with saunas. Even inside the Parliament, you will find a sauna.

For the Finns, there are many traditions and practices concerning the sauna experience. The most important ones are to relax, purifying both body and mind. In fact, the word “sauna” is Finnish.


Sauna nearby everywhere

Whether it is an electric sauna in a modern business environment or an old-fashioned wood-burning sauna by a lakeside cottage, a sauna is always nearby.

Sauna & Spa hotels

Sauna & Spa hotels have been steadily growing in popularity in Finland, and many use native treatments and pay particular attention to the role of nature in wellbeing. Treatments usually available include of course saunas, peat wrapping, cleansing rituals, and even dry cupping.

Other more exotic Finnish treatments include reindeer milk facials in Lapland, Nordic Body Scrub with Nordic Sea salt, rolling pin massage or arctic cloudberry peeling.

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Health & Sauna Culture in Finland

Allas Sea Pool

Allas Sea Pool

Helsinki offers a brand new exciting wellness attraction named Allas Sea Pool, which creates new experiences and exciting moments for visitors to Helsinki.

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Löyly Design Sauna

Löyly Design Sauna

Spoil yourself in one of the new absolutely top highlights in Helsinki.

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Traditional Sauna in Helsinki

Traditional Sauna in Helsinki

Kotiharju Sauna, built in 1928, has maintained the original architecture throughout the decades.

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Recommended Spa Hotels in Lakeland

Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Laajavuori

Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Laajavuori

Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Laajavuori is an obvious choice for families or romantic getaways regardless the season.

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Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Aulanko

Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Aulanko

Visit Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Aulanko include 7 saunas, a hot tub and separate pools for adults and children.

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Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Eden

Spa Hotel Cumulus Resort Eden

Visit this unique spa resort nearby Tampere including pools, water slides, wave pools and other luxury wellness treatments.

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Allas Sea Pool

Helsinki offers a brand new exciting wellness attraction named Allas Sea Pool, which creates new experiences and exciting moments for visitors to Helsinki.
Read more

Löyly Design Sauna

Spoil yourself in one of the new absolutely top highlights in Helsinki.
Read more

Traditional Sauna in Helsinki

Kotiharju Sauna, built in 1928, has maintained the original architecture throughout the decades.
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Flamengo Spa Helsinki

Flamengo Spa is the right place, if you want to spoil yourself or your love ones. Have some fun, get special treatment and be healthy.
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Gondola Sauna in Lapland

Do you go to Ylläs in Lapland in northern Finland a sauna experience of a lifetime is waiting for you here.
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Sauna Day in Helsinki

Route for Sauna Lovers

Route for Sauna Lovers

If you want to understand and participate in the Finnish sauna traditions, this is a very good choice. The best way to discover this is by car.

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