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Writer’s residency

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Writer’s residency

Our residency for writers offers a​uthors, playwrights, screenwriters or researchers a peaceful surroundings to focus on their work in the middle of the national park.

The astonishing landscapes of Koli have been an inspiration for painters, poets, musicians and other artists since decades. We at Kolin Keidas want to continue the history and tradition of Mattila farm as the meeting point for artists in Koli in the form of a residency for writers. The residency room is located upstairs in the main building and the rent includes use of the kitchen and the bathroom, bed linen and a towel. There is a wifi connection in the room. Use of the sauna is not included in the rent.

Our application procedure is extremely simple: just send us an email and ask for available weeks!


1 week

250 €

2 weeks

355 €

3 weeks

410 €