Sauna Heater Comparison

Welcome to our Electric Sauna Heater Comparison guide. Here, you'll find an in-depth look at various electric sauna heaters, tailored to help you navigate through the nuances of each model. We've designed this page to assist you in understanding the key features, benefits, and any drawbacks, ensuring you make the most informed decision for your sauna setup. Whether you're prioritizing efficiency, design, or specific functionalities, our comprehensive comparison will lead you to the heater that best aligns with your sauna dreams.

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TOULE

Toule 6KW Sauna Heater w/ On Heater Controls Toule

Available in 6kW & 9KW Models: $786 - $949 CAD

For the price point vs quality, it doesn't get much better than this! This heater is the best bang for your buck both in its reliability and the features of this specific model (offboard digital controls, timers, etc.).

Pros

  • Auxiliary output controls for lights, fans etc.
  • Delayed Start Feature
  • Can be purchased with heater controls or wall mount
  • Digital controller
  • Offered at a steep discount when purchased with a Backcountry sauna.

Cons

  • Not the most "attractive"
  • Wall mount model can be more difficult to install

HARVIA KIP

Harvia KIP 8KW # #seotitle## Backcountry Recreation

Available in 6kW & 8W Models: $1199 - $1399 CAD

Harvia has been the biggest name in sauna heaters for over 70 years! The Harvia FLB model, made by Harvia in Finland, is a traditional Finnish-style wall-mounted sauna heater. What this one lacks in special and aesthetic features; it makes up for in heat and getting the job done.

Pros

  • Extremely reliable
  • Easy to use
  • Great for rental units or Airbnb
  • Durable stainless-steel components
  • ETL safety listed

Cons

  • Expensive for so few features
  • No remote control

Harvia Cilindro

Harvia Cilindro PC90 # #seotitle## Backcountry Recreation

The Harvia Cilindro heater, known for its unique design featuring a massive stone quantity, offers a blend of gentle and powerful steam options. It's ideal for those seeking a versatile sauna experience, capable of creating a traditional sauna atmosphere with the convenience of electric heating.

Pros

  • Large stone capacity enhances the sauna experience with gentle or intense steam.
  • Stylish design with visible stones at the front, adding aesthetic appeal to any sauna.
  • The pillar form allows for freedom in sauna design and easy embedding into the bench.
  • Stainless steel construction ensures durability and longevity.
  • Optional Wifi Control for ease of use with the digital Harvia Xenio control panel.

Cons

  • Stones must be purchased separately, adding to the overall cost.
  • Primarily designed for larger sauna rooms, which may not suit smaller home saunas.

With its modern yet traditional functionality, the Harvia Cilindro is perfect for sauna users who enjoy customizing their sauna sessions with varying steam intensity, all while adding a touch of elegance to their sauna space.

HUUM HIVE MINI

HUUM Hive Mini Electric Sauna Heater 9 kW HUUM

Available in 6kW, 9kW, or 10.5kW Models

These are one of our best sellers! The Huum line of products offers a more traditional sauna experience by limiting metal and increasing total rock surface area. This provides a closer wood-fired experience with the reliability of electricity. Many of our customers prefer the design of the Huum as it is an accent piece against the backdrop of your high-quality wood sauna.

Pros

  • Wifi Controller
  • HUGE amount of thermal mass (rocks)
  • Looks fantastic
  • Auxiliary controls for fans, lights, etc.
  • Certified to CSA/UL and CE standards

Cons

  • Price
  • Can require some troubleshooting

HUUM DROP

HUUM DROP Electric Sauna Heater 9 KW HUUM

Available in 6kW and 9 KW Models

Very similar to the Huum Hive and Huum Hive Mini. The Huum Drop offers a round design that softens and livens up the angular interior of a classic sauna, giving it a touch of elegance. But DROP isn’t only about the looks. This compact wall-mounted heater can actually fit up to 55 kg of stones, exceeding most wood-burning stoves and guaranteeing long-lasting steam.

Pros

  • Wifi Controller
  • HUGE amount of thermal mass (rocks)
  • Looks fantastic
  • Auxiliary controls for fans, lights, etc.
  • Certified to CSA/UL and CE standards

Cons

  • Price
  • Can require some troubleshooting