Reading Holiday

2020 Schedule: May-Aug

  • Fee for 5 nights Euro 800.00/person sharing 
  • Non-course participant fee Euro 800.00/person sharing
  • Max number of participants 6
  • Extra non course days can be negotiated

This is a holiday for those seeking peace and solitude. Located in Finland’s eastern archipelago, Solhem provides tranquility, comfortable living, good food locally sourced where possible and the company of like minded people, if desired, or find a quiet corner alone.

Bring your own reading material or order it in from us. Reading groups are also welcomed.

Monday Arrival day after 1400 – settling in. Different arrival days can be arranged.

Tuesday Day 1 Breakfast Welcome all and introduction. Closing discussion.
Timing for lunch to suit the group

Wednesday Day 2 Breakfast
Timing for lunch to suit the group

Thursday Day 3 Breakfast
Timing for lunch to suit the group

Friday Day 4 –  Free day
Saturday Departure by mid day

Included in the price

  • All meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport transfers
  • Coffee, tea and water freely available
  • Use of sauna/hot tub, rowing boats, fishing rods and bicycles
  • Sheets and towels

The following are excluded from the cost

  • Flight costs
  • Car hire/taxi costs (can be organised for you)
  • Sightseeing visits (can be organised for you)


  • Boots/outdoor shoes/trainers suitable for walking in the forest tracks.
  • A waterproof jacket or coat
  • Slippers/indoor shoes for main house
  • Cash: market day, pub, taxis or sundries. The nearest cash machine is 20km one way