Hotel Olonia is situated in the centre of town. The building has been constructed according to the plans of Karelian architect Elena Itsekson. The architecture of the complex is inspired by its near proximity to the former Olonets fortress (1649).
There are 60 rooms of various categories in the hotel: for one person; two, three, or four persons; or deluxe. We can accommodate up to 100 guests. Breakfast in our restaurant is included in the price. There are two saunas, office space for 20 people, internet, Xerox, fax, and paid parking.
Restaurant Olonia, which can accommodate 110 persons and has a banquet hall for 35 persons; a convenience shop; pancake house Marusya; a children’s cafe; and a hairdressing salon are located within the hotel building.
Ul. Svirskih Diviziy 5, Olonets
Telephone: 8 (814 36) 4 10 20
Fax: 8 (814 36) 4 17 50
Annually, at the beginning of May, an environmental festival is held here.It is dedicated to the birds that arrive in the hundreds and thousands to the region of Olonets. The festival program includes competitions, exhibitions of children’s drawings, trivia games, and an entertaining show. Traditional geese runs are held here, though the geese that compete in them are domestic. You can observe the birds in their natural habitat from a bird-watching platform.
Village of Aleksala (9 km from Olonets)
Telephone: 8 (814–36) 4-10-20
Accommodation for 12 persons + 3 additional places. No meals supplied, there is a well-equipped kitchen in the house.