Cirque de Saimaa brings the spa holiday to a whole new level.

The Holiday Club Arena – experiences on ice at the heart of the spa hotel.

The BowlCircus bowling centre is one of the many recreational venues of Holiday Club Saimaa.

Spend the most beautiful summer days on the spa’s roof terrace. Pool, smoke sauna, padel court... and the bar is also open.

Step onto the stage of experiences; the Cirque de Saimaa spa is calling.

The Castle Hotel in the Rauha area was carefully renovated to create a luxurious castle hotel.

The peaceful Sauna World is located on the second floor of the Cirque de Saimaa spa.

Saimaa and a new dimension for holidaying.

In Saimaa, the ice season lasts all year round.

Holiday Club Saimaa spa hotel and holiday world.

The most stylish place to spend a summer evening: Saimaa’s terrace restaurant, with the Castle Hotel silhouette in the foreground.

Services at Holiday Club Saimaa and in the area

  • Cirque de Saimaa spa
  • Sauna World
  • Harmony Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Conference rooms
  • Childcare
  • Gym
  • Ball games: badminton, table tennis, pool, padel
  • Ice arena
  • Bowling
  • Guided exercises
  • Car rental
  • Gant shop
  • Angry Birds Activity Park
  • Shopping Center Capri
  • R-kioski 24/7 
  • Golf 1.5 km
  • Pharmacy 1.5 km
  • Hospital 7 km

Instructions for guests

Holiday Club Saimaa is located amidst good traffic connections in Rauha, Lappeenranta in South-East Finland. The nearest airport is in Lappeenranta, and railway stations are in Imatra and Lappeenranta.

Location and directions

The spa hotel's street address is Rauhanrinne 1, 55320 Rauha. Map coordinates: N 61°11' E 28°42'
If your navigator does not recognise our street address, you can also search for address Tiuruniementie 131.

By car

Holiday Club Saimaa is easily accessible via Highway 6 through Vesivalo interchange (exit number 62). We are located between Lappeenranta and Imatra. The centre of Lappeenranta is 35 kilometres away, Imatrankoski is 7 kilometres away.

By train

The nearest railway station is in Imatra, 7 kilometres away. There is no scheduled bus connection to the hotel. We recommend taxi from railway station to Rauha.
Lappeenranta Railway Station is 35 kilometres away and Vainikkala Station (trains from Russia) is 58 kilometres away. For timetables, see

By plane

The nearest airport is in Lappeenranta, 35 kilometres away. 

Distances to Holiday Club Saimaa

Imatra: 7 km
Lappeenranta: 35 km
Helsinki: 250 km
Tampere: 300 km
Kuopio: 230 km
St Petersburg: 230 km

Good to Know About Accommodation


Hotel check-in from 4 p.m., check-out by 12 noon. The reception is open 24 h daily throughout the year.

Holiday houses and apartments

The key service locates at the reception of Holiday Club Saimaa, which is open 24 h daily. Check-in is from 6 p.m. and the check-out by 11 a.m.

Villas Apartments check-in is from 5 pm and check-out is by 11 am.

Fun activities and company for children and young people

Children's World is a paid holiday day care centre where the needs of your children will be attended to at all times. The little ones are sure to enjoy the vast variety of games and handicraft activities we have available.

All children over one year old are welcome to Children's World. Children between 1 and 4 years have a maximum time of 1 hour, however. The play sessions at Children's World are put together based on the number of enrolled children and their ages. The activities may vary weekly, and the best way to get information on the programme is to contact Children's World directly or obtain the weekly schedule, which is available at the reception.

Ask at the spa reception for the opening hours, availability and prices.

Co-operation Partners

GoSaimaa -

Seikkailupuisto Atreenalin -

Saimaa Adventures -

Saimaa Fishing Travels -

Salpasafarit -

Tykkimäki -

Wildtours -

Scandia Rent -

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