5 x special event and dinner venues
We have picked eight different event venues to help you plan the next cocktail party, stylish gala dinner, atmospheric luncheon, or customer event in Espoo, right next to capital Helsinki. Regardless of the location and style of your event, one thing is for sure - you´ll always be surrounded by Finnish nature. So, which one of these venues will offer the right atmosphere for your event?
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Long dinner on the open sea at Kallbådan Lighthouse
The former Kallbådan lighthouse stands on a rocky islet in the Baltic Sea. The lighthouse that used to be occupied by the Soviet Union, has now been renovated to its former glory, for the first time after World War II. A visit to the lighthouse is a rare experience, as due to its surrounding seal protectorate it is not allowed to go ashore without permission. The Kallbådan lighthouse offers a unique atmosphere and excellent premises for board meetings, important customer events, or team building.
Wäinölä - Magic of Nuuksio and Kalevala
Wäinölä is a unique venue located in the middle of the forest, in the armpit of Nuuksio National Park, and less than 40km from the Helsinki airport and the Helsinki city center. Wäinölä is the best place to learn about Finnish traditions, folklore, and the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic.
At Wäinälö you can dive into the past of our ancestors and take part in the ancient Kalevala feast. Wrap a ribbon around your waist and set the mood for Finnish traditional music, storytelling, and good food.
Wäinölä is suitable for 45 diners at four long tables. For a group of 20 people, the tables are combined into one large banquet table.
White Reindeer Tepee Restaurant in Nuuksio National Park
A three-course dinner at the White Reindeer Restaurant is an experience you won’t forget. You are surrounded by the peaceful nature of Nuuksio National Park and tame reindeer from Nuuksio Reindeer Park. The restaurant has a maximum capacity of 35 people.
The food served is made from fresh seasonal ingredients and the menu emphasizes both game and traditional Finnish cuisine.
A visit to the reindeer park or other outdoor activity can be combined with dinner.
Touch of last centuries glamour in Majvik Castle
Majvik Castle is a unique place for festive lunches and gala dinners as well as theme events and celebrations. You will have a unique dinner experience In the atmosphere of the old-time glamour. Majvik Castle can only be booked for private use. Which of the rooms downstairs will be used depends on the number of attendees.
The Baroque hall, which was named after its furniture, has a long table suitable for 20 persons. In addition, 8 diners fit at the round table in the Baroque Hall’s oriel window.
At Yellow hall, there are five round tables that can hold seven persons each. The Yellow Hall has a large doorway that opens up onto the Baroque Hall, so the facilities are almost joined.
Once you have dined, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or cognac in the Castle’s upper hall. The upper hall also has a wedding suite and a “mother-in-law” room, suitable for three persons.
Dipoli at the heart of Aalto University campus
Dipoli is the main building of Aalto University, located in the university's Otaniemi campus in Espoo. It is particularly impressive in terms of its architecture. The building uses extensively materials from Finnish nature, such as pinewood, copper, and natural rocks. Dipoli has 500 windows of which only four are identical!
Dipoli is the most popular and one of the biggest congress houses in Espoo. Capacity in the main hall, Kaleva, is 600 chairs, 350 classroom style or if two biggest halls are combined the capacity is 1000 with chairs. The capacity for dinners is 800 or even 2000 in the cocktail parties! Dipoli´s Metso restaurant offers a fantastic atmosphere on smaller occasions for 30-100.