Kokko1721 residency

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The Kokko1721 is situated in a rural area in middle Finland, nearby the city of Jyväskylä. It has a unique feeling of tranquillity.

The soundscape at Kokko1721 is dominated with the sounds of birds, the wind and all of the nature. If you are lucky, you can see a fox or perhaps a moose in the summer night! The host have seen even a wild cat (lynx lynx) that lives in the vicinity of the farm.

"Kokko, a mythical bird of iron and fire from Finnish folklore KALEVALA,  similar to Phoenix"

We also offer:

  • accommodation for travellers
  • courses

 History of Kokko1721 residency.

Map of area

Kokko1721 residency is situated in a small Kokko village in Kangasniemi municipality. The nearest supermarkets are 20 km away from Kokko; one located in the municipality center in Kangasniemi and the other one next to Hankasalmen asema train station.

Kangasniemi is located at Etelä-Savo in Finland.
The nearest cities are Pieksämäki (49 km), Mikkeli (52 km) and Jyväskylä (63 km). Helsinki is 250 km away.

                      Mid Summer night at Kokko residency


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