Your secret forest getaway

A brand new, private eco-resort
in the midst of Finnish nature.

PihlasResort is a new 5-star eco-luxury resort situated in the beautiful Lakeland area of Saimaa region in eastern Finland.

Our secluded location guarantees our guests privacy during their stay. It is the perfect hideaway where you can enjoy all that our beautiful nature and intriguing region has to offer, accompanied with first class service and facilities to tailor your stay completely to your liking.

Whether you enjoy relaxing during your vacation or business trip or prefer to experience the surroundings through various activities, PihlasResort caters to all of your expectations. 

We are open!

PihlasResort is welcoming guests to enjoy the luxury of Finnish nature, high-quality accommodation, and exceptional service. All services, except the Day Spa, are available for our accommodating guests. The restaurant services, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner, are available at Beach Club Koto. The main building, which includes Pihlas Day Spa and the restaurants Siimes & Winter Garden, is still under construction.

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Wake up with nature

There are two different kinds of accommodations to choose from in our intimate resort. Both offer all the comfort you can want from your stay as well as privacy in the middle of nature.

Regardless if you are looking for a destination for a romantic and invigorating getaway, or a destination for business travels, PihlasResort offers you facilities for your stay.




restaurant dinner plate with salmon and vegetables

Nature as its finest on your plate

PihlasResort offers four different culinary experiences to its visitors. On-site you will find the main restaurant Siimes, the beach side club restaurant Koto and the relaxed garden cafe Trapesa. Off-site you will find the tea lovers mekka TeaHouse of Wehmais.

Each restaurant has its own distinct concept, but all of them follow the same kitchen filosophy – to serve you the best produce Saimaa region has to offer in an innovative and memorable way. You can taste all the beautiful ingredients from our lakes, forests, fields, and gardens on your plate.

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Invigorating activities in the midst of nature

Experience nature’s heart with a plethora of activities and adventures. Have a blast on tennis and padel courts, break a sweat in the gym and fitness hall, swim against the current in our pool, unwind in the outdoor hot tub, refresh in the sauna’s warmth, and relish in the diverse activities nature provides.

In addition to the included activities, we offer unforgettable guided experiences for our guests. Come and enjoy numerous adventures amidst nature, either alone or together.

We are happy to help you plan your perfect visit at PihlasResort.



We want to contribute in creating a more sustainable future – one where we cherish our beautiful nature while we get to enjoy all that it has to offer. For us sustainability is a way of life and it is measured by concrete actions like choosing ecological building materials, and using solar energy as well as geothermal heating. But also encouraging our customers to use public transportation, favoring local and organic produce as well as cherishing our local culture and nature.