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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When is Villa Elba open?

Villa Elba is usually open 8-16. If you would like to explore Elba’s courtyard in the evenings or on weekends, we recommend you do this in a manner which does not disturb the peace of our guests. Villa Elba’s  forest trails are open all the time. The best way to get there is to get to the parking lot.

Are you open during winter?

We are open all year from Monday to Friday 08-16.

Are you open in the evenings and weekends?

In the evenings as well as weekends we are usually open only by request with the exception of MonoCafe, which opens in mid February and is open during weekends.

Can I eat lunch at Villa Elba?

Yes, our lunch is usually served around 11.00. However, we recommend that you call and reserve in advance +358 6 831 3400

Can I rent skis or skates from Villa Elba?

Unfortunately, at the moment we do not have skis or skates to rent but we have ski poles which you can loan. We do have snowshoes that we rent for groups.

Can I rent bikes?

Yes, you can rent mountain bikes, SUP boats, canoes, kayaks, snowshoes and kicksleds.

When does MonoCafe open?

Our popular cafe opens in mid-February and it stays open as long as the weather permits. MonoCafe is open on weekends from 11 am to 4 pm and on “schools ski holiday” everyday.

Is it possible to rent a plot from you?

Villa Elba does not have its own plot. However, you can rent a bubble room from an outside party provider for your Villa Elba sauna party.

Can you stay overnight in a caravan in a car park?

You can stay in a caravan in a car park. Ask our reception for more information about parking.

Do you organize wellness days for companies?

We have various types of programs for companies. On our website “Other activities -> Program services for adults, you will find a comprehensive program book.

Do you need to bring your own towels to the sauna facilities?

If you have booked a sauna evening from us there is no need to bring your own towels. If you have not booked any other services or facilities we ask you to bring your own towel. If you want to rent a towel the cost is 2,50 per towel.

What is the payment policy in terms of sauna and accommodation?

You do not need to pay in advance. You can pay when you come here with a credit card or with cash. Although, we favor billing so remember to send us your social security number and address in case you want to be billed.

Do you have alcohol rights?

In main building at Villa Elba we have alcohol rights.

Can you bring your own alcoholic beverages on the premises?

You can bring your own alcoholic beverages to the Old Villa, the Pearl and the dock sauna.

What kind of equipment is available in the meeting rooms?

All meeting rooms have AV equipment

Can cottages or other accommodation be booked?

Yes, everyone is welcome to stay with us. You can book accommodation directly from the sales service or online

Is it possible to walk freely in the area?

The grounds of Villa Elba are open to the public outside opening hours. Please do so in such a way as not to disturb any guests or events taking place at Villa Elba. The Elba forest path can be accessed at any time, the best access is from the car park. The campfires on the beach can be used as long as they do not disturb the guests or sauna-goers of the Old Villa. The campfires are not public and there is no firewood.

Does Villa Elba accept trainees?

Yes, we are happy to take on trainees such as students of youth and leisure work, community education, social work, nature and wilderness education, business studies and business administration. Internships can be carried out in the international department, in the nature school, in the service sector, in administration or in a combination of these, as required.