Old School Trolling
|Old School Trolling|
|Other services: guided fishing trips, motor boats|
|Game species: bream, brown trout, burbot, ide, landlocked salmon, perch, pike, rainbow trout, roach, rudd, whitefish, zander|
Welcome to Fishing Cottage Jokiniemi on Lake Saimaa!
Our fishing cottage is best suited and especially equipped for sports fishermen groups of max. 6 people, families or couples. It is the perfect choice for sports fishermen using various fishing methods. From the cottage shoreline you can successfully do angling and spinning for pike, perch, bream, roach, rudd and ide. The cottage is located in the neck of a lake, between Lake Saimaa and a small pond, which are joined by a 6-7 meters wide river. There is no need to travel more than 400 meters from the cottage by boat to find excellent lake area to do spinning, trolling and angling of zander, pike and perch.
Guests can use three small motorboats of our cottage and fishing equipment that can be found in our fishing storage without any rent. For the use of cottage renters we have tree 4,2 meter boats that are equipped with a 4 to 8 hp Mercury outboard engines, Raymarine Dragonfly sonars / plotters, oars, anchor and rope, life vests, landing nets, 6 sets of rods and reels for trolling and spinning as well as lures needed. In the storage you can also find a freezer and equipment for handling fish. In the storage you can also find angling rods, worms, mash, hooks etc you need for angling in Cottage Jokiniemi.
We don’t allow our customers to use fishing nets or traps. Cottage Jokiniemi is for angling, spinning and trolling only.
Fishing Cottage Jokiniemi on Lake Saimaa
Our up-to-date fishing cottage is suitable for 5+1 persons, and it is 68 square metres in size. There is a spacious kitchen-living room, two bedrooms, a wood-heated indoor sauna, shower and toilet. One of the bedrooms has three 80 cm single beds, the other has a 140 cm wide bed for two people. In the living room area there is a sofa bed that can be spread into two 120 cm wide and one 80 cm single bed. The living room also has a fireplace, 32-inch LED TV, home theatre system and a good Wi-Fi internet connection that you can use free of charge.
Staying at our cottage is a care-free and high quality experience! When you arrive, the beds are already made for you with inviting, fresh bed sheets. The cottage is equipped to meet all basic needs: there are good quality cookware and tableware; spices, baking papers and tinfoil for cooking; plenty of kitchen rolls and toilet paper; washing tablets for the dishwasher, washing powder and liquid for the washing machine as well as other cleaning products you might need during your stay. When you stay at our cottage, the price includes the fees of linen, towels and departure cleaning. As our customer you can focus on the main things: fishing, cooking good food and relaxing.
All our customers have been delighted with the atmosphere of our sauna, which can give you a pleasantly dim-lit and moist sauna experience for hours. If you are in the mood for romance, why not bring candles to the sauna and afterwards cool off with some refreshments in the light of our living room fireplace.
The cottage pond has a sandy, gradually deepening shore and warm waters for both children and adults to swim in.
There is a gas-operated “Muurikka” outdoor cooking set on the terrace, perfect for many kinds of cooking, frying, barbequing and smoking. The terrace is a lovely place to have dinner or to just relax in good company. It has a view over a little pond, and the sandy beach of the pond is good for sunbathing. If the sun gets too hot, you can sit in the nice cool shade of surrounding birch trees.
The cottage was thoroughly renovated in 2013. It now has brand new sauna, shower, toilet and laundry facilities as well as fully renovated bedrooms, terrace and kitchen with new furniture and appliances. The cottage is connected to the municipal water system which provides fresh drinking water from the tap, so there’s no need to bring bottled water to the cottage. We have a washing machine for clothes (with a drying function) and a dish washer.
Guided Fishing & Boat Trips on Lake Saimaa!
We offer our guests spinning and trolling trips to the fishing waters near the cottage as well as to the bigger open water areas of Lake Saimaa – they are the best way for you to learn the finest fishing spots and the most reliable techniques.
Our combined boat and fishing trip is a great way to get acquainted with the Lake Saimaa nature and its wonderful views with a big and safe boat, spend some time with your children and enjoy a relaxingly long lunch break on a small island.