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Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“snow hotel”(79 reviews)
“ice restaurant”(48 reviews)
“sleeping bag”(30 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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3 Star Hotel
ARCTIC SNOWHOTEL Our SnowHotel sleeps 70 guests and is one of the largest in the Nordic region. This spectacularly handsome building is carved each year to be different in appearance. The walls and furniture surfaces of the unique rooms are decorated with ice art and illuminated...
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Lehtoahontie 27, Sinetta 97220, Finland
22.9 km to Rovaniemi Airport
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We opted to stay in the glass igloo as we had already stayed in an ice hotel in Sweden. The igloos were fantastic, really comfortable with electric beds which we loved! The whole experience was magical, the snow was deep and unspoilt, we thought the...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

So I had already booked a very well located apartment in Rovaniemi for a week, but I really wanted to experience an Ice Hotel. I looked at all the options available and read a couple of reviews, and opted for a tour with dinner at...More

1  Thank pcfialho
Response from ArcticSnowHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Arctic SnowHotel & Glass IgloosResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us!

Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is not a very big resort, I guess it's about 40 glass igloos. The snow hotel and ice bar is just opposite of the reception and is free for visit. We join a tradition + snow sauna + Jacuzzi session and it last about...More

2  Thank Sandylcs
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was a fun thing to check off the bucket list and experience (and I'm glad I did it), but I don't feel a need to do it again. I was surprised how well I slept. It took me a bit to get situated and...More

1  Thank Holly L
Response from ArcticSnowHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Arctic SnowHotel & Glass IgloosResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for staying with us! We have changed our reindeer option for next winter season so it will be sauteéd reindeer with mashed potatoes (which is more traditional for this region :) ).

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner visits the week before Christmas and stayed for 3 night in an igloo.. Unfortunately we didn’t see the northern night but that would of been the cherry on the top of a wonderful magical trip. Staff were lovely and friendly, igloo...More

Thank Harthern86
Response from ArcticSnowHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Arctic SnowHotel & Glass IgloosResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for staying with us!

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Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$268 - US$639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$268 - US$639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (751)
Room & Suite (151)
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JohannaTravels78
7 February 2018|
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Response from Miniminx2017 | Reviewed this property |
If you book any trips with Safartica, they supply all the gear and it keeps you warm. Otherwise take your own. Good base layers are a must
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Lorraine J
6 February 2018|
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Response from Munquee | Reviewed this property |
Roads are cleaned of snow I was in a bus but things seemed pretty normal However all vehicles had spikes in the tyres
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Lai G
1 February 2018|
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Response from jackielow75 | Reviewed this property |
Shuttles are at various times to and from Rovaniemi/ Santa Claus village. The reception inform you of times and book you a seat on the coach . While we were there the times were 8am and 11am , various return times are given... More
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"You're just in your room to sleep so if you are able to see the other rooms then it probably doesn't..."
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"Glass igloos seemed better than Snow hotel rooms."
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"Get as near to the heated facilities (toilet, etc.) as you can"
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"We upgraded to a 'suite' in the Ice Hotel rather than the standard rooms. We went for the..."
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