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Rantasipi Rukahovi

Rukankylantie 15, Rukatunturi 93825, Finland
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Rukatunturi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015
Kallukka Vantaa, Finland
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Vantaa, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The hotel Rantasipi Rukahovi is located immediately next to the slopes of the Ruka skiing resort in the heart of the Ruka village. It is also close to the x-country skiing tracks. Lots of dining facilities are also located close-by. The hotel itself has few restaurants and bars, too. I had a reservation for three nights (Sun-Wed), and I arrived... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stayed here for our annual ski holiday, we loved the hotel, the staff were polite and helpful. The rooms were clean, ours had a fridge and flat screen tv, also has a heated wardrobe which was great after skiing with wet gear. The only let down would have to be the food, we were half board so ate breakfast... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Nice size rooms. Very good breakfast. Amazing situation right next to the hill. All that you need is right next to the corner. Staff was helpful. Only bad thin was, that during the high season hotels restaurant is not working well. We had to wait our dinners for 2 hours.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I had a few days of vacation so I decided to fly from Helsinki to Kuusamo and from there by bus to Ruka. The trip went incredibly nicely. Hotel Rukahovi was a middle class hotel. A bit old but still good if you think about a man could get to the ski lift just outside the hotel. There was also... More 

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Lea R, General Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass your review to our staff. I do hope that we will see you soon again in Rantasipi Rukahovi hotel. Best regards, Lea Riekki general manager Rantasipi Rukahovi hotel More 

Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Ruka is our winter wonderland. Perfect pistes, no ice , no rocks , no queues. Hotel absolutely no complaints. The first week we stayed in a standard room which had been recently refurbished and was comfortable , spacious and warm. The bathroom was compact but perfectly acceptable. Second visit we upgraded to a superior room , contacted the hotel before... More 

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Buckley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This hotel is ideally located across from ski hire and 30m from main ski lifts. There are free ski lockers in the hotel, just ask reception for a key, which you keep all week then hand back once you've checked out. The hotel is lovely and warm, rooms are clean and beds comfortable but the pillows are awful! We were... More 

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Lea R, General Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear MrPBandMrsCB, thank you for you review on our hotel. Me and my team were happy to hear that you had enjoyed your holiday here at Rantasipi Rukahovi hotel. Your review is important to us and helps us to improve our services. I will go through your review with our housekeeping team and check our procedures concerning day cleaning and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

So we came here on a Half Board deal. Thinking it would be ok. Well, the breakfast is the same every morning, which is fine my me. Had worse. But the evening Food, although the food was ok. I was expecting to have drinks as part of HB. The only drinks you can have is Water and coffee or tea... More 

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Lea R, General Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear Paul L, thank you for taking the time to review our property. We certainly do our utmost to make your stay comfortable and pleasant. I regret that we could not quite meet your expectations regarding the half board dinner and the contents of the package. Rest assured that your comments have been noted and will be documented for our... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here for a week in February and it was brilliant. The hotel was excellent, it's in a great location. you can literally ski to the door, as we did everyday. The hotel and rooms were very clean and staff were very helpful and friendly. We upgraded our room so we had a balcony and the... More 

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Lea R, Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear Leon W, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel that it´s worth coming back. I will pass your kind words to our staff. However, I regret that we could not quite meet your expectations regarding the half board meals. Rest assured... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Just got back from a skiing holiday, this hotel is very clean and well kept. We went half board and there is plenty of food, which is always well prepared.The staff are friendly and helpful. Only bad point is no kettle in your room but no problem if you take your own travel one. You can ski in and chair... More 

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Lea R, General Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear Tracy E, thank you so much for your reviwe of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you feel you received good service from our staff. I will pass your kind words to our staff. Your comment on room equipment have been noted and will be documented for our future improvements.... More 

Slough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Just come back from a weeks holiday half board at the Rukahovi, great time there, ski from your hotel, with a little effort, or very short walk to two ski lifts, very friendly and polite staff always greeted you and had pleasant conversation, food was good, but if you don't like Bambi, because it was on the menu 3 to... More 

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Lea R, General Manager at Rantasipi Rukahovi, responded to this review

Dear Kathryn q, thank you for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass your kind words to our staff . I have also noted your comments on the half board dinner and the prices of the drinks and I will go through these with our restaurant manager. I... More 

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