Welcome to Kivitippu

Experience Kivitippu with us

Welcome to enjoy your holiday in the pearl of the crater lake, Kivitippu, and the surrounding geographical wonders. With us, you can relax in Craterlake's soft water, hike on the geotrail marked by history and pamper yourself with wellness services.

In the Lake District of Southern Ostrobothnia, you are vacationing in the middle of cosmic nature. Lappajärvi, Europe's largest crater lake, was formed exactly 77.8 million years ago when a large meteorite struck the earth. It is a geological wonder, as the edge of the collision crater is still very visible. 

A comfortable stay at Kivitippu

In Hotel Kivitippu’s modern rooms, you can relax and recharge your batteries while enjoying the park-like lake view. Smoking is not allowed in the rooms and they have either air conditioning or mechanical cooling. The more spacious rooms have beds for larger families.

Business services in the pearl of the crater lake

Organize refreshing recreation days, strategy days or other similar business events in the unique framework of Kivitippu. In addition to conference services, you can enjoy a wide range of wellness treatments, tasty meals and a large assortment of activity options.

Wellbeing at its finest

Take a dip in the refreshing pool, relax from head to toe with a neural pathway massage and enjoy the good post-workout feeling. These are just a few examples of how you can relax in Kivitippu, and forget about everyday responsibilities for a moment. Remember to treat yourself. 

Activities for every taste

The surroundings of Lake Lappajärvi and the setting of Hotel Kivitippu offer numerous activities for both those who enjoy the open air and those who enjoy staying indoors.

Meteorite exhibition

Come and see a particularly interesting exhibition downstairs in Hotel Kivitippu! It consists of eight different exhibitions. In the exhibition, you can get e.g. to touch authentic meteorites and look at a rock sample from the Moon. Admission to the meteorite exhibition is free and you can get acquainted with it during the reception opening hours!

Lake golf

The lake district's golf club's course is located right next to Hotel Kivitippu. The 18-lane course delights with its natural beauty and diversity. The first 9 fairways are played in the hilly forest terrain and the rest in a park-like landscape by the water.

Fishing trips

Fishing services Lahnalampi offers guided fishing trips by boat in Lappajärvi. The trips include everything you need for a comfortable fishing day. The trips include fishing equipment, life jackets, fuel, and fishing guide services. In the winter, ice fishing trips are organized.