This six or eight person barrel is great for those who want a cozy intimate space. This barrel option is 8 ft long and 6 ft wide so you can have a bit larger sauna session or just spread out more. This barrel is great for those who want to create community.
Once you've selected the barrel please add either a wood-fired or electric heater of your choice. (see sauna stoves) Both the electric and wood fired stoves can have water poured directly on the rocks for beautiful loyly, especially if you add our sauna | WINNIPEG exclusive essential oils (see essential oils).
Our easy to follow instructions for self-assembly make setting up your barrel sauna a breeze. No special tools or carpentry skills are required and our instructions are written with the DIY customer in mind.
The Canadian Clear cedar lumber pieces are cut and milled on Vancouver Island. These are the absolute best barrels available. Each piece of wood is pre-cut and complete assembly typically takes less than 3-4 hours.
The Scandinavian barrel sauna is held in place by sturdy stainless steel bands so they won't rust. This system allows the lumber staves to expand and contract to form a tight seal, and the unit sits on polymer support cradles that loft the sauna’s undercarriage off the ground so the barrel does not touch the ground at all.
The sauna | WINNIPEG barrel sauna design is noted for its efficiency, even distribution of heat, and visual appeal. Your friends and family are going to love it.
Our saunas are beautiful Canadian Clear Red Cedar without any knots. You may see knotty barrel saunas elsewhere. They are lower quality because the knots heat up more due to their density and scalp your skin, also over time the knots dry up and pop out of the boards.
We have rust proof door hinges, fasteners and bands, they are all made out of stainless steel. The sauna comes with a tempered and tinted full glass door with self-closing hinges. The glass door lets the natural light flow into the barrel.
The 6' barrels heats really quickly, to as much as 195 F (90 Celsius) in under an hour. The warmth surrounds you in this amazing barrel.
sauna | WINNIPEG barrel saunas can be paired with a Harvia wood-fired stove or with an electric stainless HUUM wifi enable electric heater. (sold separately - see sauna stove section).
Soft interior lighting sets the relaxed mood, opposite-facing benches allow bathers to enjoy good conversation, and a sturdy heater fence made from aromatic cedar, all promote the authentically relaxing experience that is tradition in the Finnish sauna experience.
We ship our saunas all across Canada and the United States. Shipping cost dependent on location.
Pre-cut and grooved lumber, 1.5” thickness
100% Canadian Clear (no knots) Red Cedar
Tempered and tinted full glass door with stainless steel hinges
Stainless steel bands, hinges, heater and fasteners
Interior weather-proof light bulkhead (wiring should be sourced locally)
Integrated door handle/towel bar
Weather-resistant polymer support cradles
2 opposite facing benches for sitting or reclining
1 x head rest and 1 x back cradle
1 wooden water bucket & ladle, thermometer/hygrometer, and sand timer