An urban caravan site just off the Jyväskylä city centre
Welcome to Laajis, Jyväskylä’s caravan site!
Laajis Urban Caravan site lies in only 4km from Jyväskylä city centre. It's easy to get here using bus or by bike. At the caravan site you’ll find over 80 high-quality trailer sites with own electric sockets, limited amount of tent spots and up-to-date facilities with cosy sauna. We also have a communal kitchen with a lounge. Among nearby services you can find everything between breakfast, spa and numerous activities. There is also possibility for laundry room use at the hostel for caravaners.
Address for the navigator: Laajavuorentie 15, 40740 Jyväskylä, Finland
The reception is in the restaurant (entry from middle of the building, please see the map on the lower)
Reception’s phone number is +358 207 436 436.
You can book the place by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by calling to our reception. Our office helps with bookings on workdays 9.00 – 16.00 (+358 400 114 157).
If you do not have a pre-reservation when you arrive and our reception is closed, please contact our 24h service number (number can be found in the hostel door, number 1 on the map). We accommodate our caravan guests around the clock (24h) if there are free places.
Why to choose Urban Caravan?
* The restaurant services are close in the main building
* The terrains around Laajavuori and nature trails
* Vicinity of Jyväskylä city centre and its services
* Great connections with public transport
* Versatile Jyväskylä's services are near
* 400m to Cumulus Resort spa
* Occasionally we have benefits available for caravaners for activities in Laajis
* Sauna and shower facilities for men and women are separate
* Clean and nice double kitchen and dining room
* Possibility for laundry room use at the hostel (ask for more).
* Plenty activity possibilities in area
Caravan site is on easy access to come from Jyväskylä center. From Jyväskylä city services and nightlife you get to enjoy easily with local bus nro 25. With bicycle distance to center is under 4km. Palokka shopping center is just few kilometers a way. Every city service is available near. More info about Jyväskylä events and services can be found via VisitJyväskylä homepage.
Rules in site
* Silent hours are from 22.00 to 7.00
* Moving on the caravan area and the service building usage is allowed only for residents of the caravan area
* Keep your site clean and take the rubbish to the place they are assigned to
* The speed limit on the caravan area is 20km/h. Please follow the extra caution when driving in the area
* The van must be driven to the appointed site. If you want to change your site, please contact the reception
* Your vehicle and/or the van must fit the appointed site. We charge extra for usage of more than one site
* Keep the safety distance to other caravans in minimum of 4 meters
* Keycard is returned to reseption or when it's closed to Laajis mailbox. If keycard is not returned, we charge 20€
Caravan site's service building is available for caravaners free use 24/7.
Gate and doors of service building are opened with keycard, which you get from the reception.
Pets aren't allowed in service building, including shower and laundry, because of our allergic guests.
Kitchen and dining area
At the caravan site service building there is a clean double kitchen and dining room. Facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Two saunas at the caravan site service building, one for men and one for women.
Open Wed, Fri and Sat 19.00-21.00 (changes are possible).
On other days, possibility for sauna at the hostel.
At nearby Vuorilampi there's smoke sauna, that can be reserved for use.
There's a laundry room in the facilities of hostel which is in use for caravan guests too. The laundry machine works with 1€ coins (2€/wash).
Restaurants and breakfast
Just beside the caravan site services Urban Kitchen -slope restaurant.
Restaurant is also serving breakfast for hostel guests. Breakfast is served 7.00-10.00 on weekdays and 8.00-10.00 on weekends (changes are possible). Kids place and ball pool can be found in the restaurant.
You can empty your chemical toilet next to the service hall in the caravan area (the well is in use when ground's not frozen).
Activities in site
In Laajis you should take opportunities of the area and not just stay sleeping in the caravan! Of course resting is allowed, but near the caravan site you find slopes, illuminated skiing and running tracks, amazing outdoor grounds and plenty of different activities all around the year. Spa is just 400 meters away, if you want to relax after a hard day. In site electric bicycle renting is also availabe. Laajis disc golf tracks are also amazing and really worth of trying. Near, just few hundred meters away you can go swimming in Vuorilampi.
From area you can find plenty of activity possibilities.
* Downhill scooters
* Disc golf
* Vuorilampi swimming place
* Trails in nature and lean-to
* Laajavuori forests and outdoor tracks
* Ski slopes
* Illuminated cross-country skiing tracks and cross-country track opened with stored snow in autumn
* Children's Snowland and toboggan slide
* Snow parks
* Snowshoe walking
* Skating field
* Ski school
In Laajis, you find also Kipinä Personal Training Studio ja a gym. At summer season Kipinä arranges also outside training with an affordable price, that are open for everybody.