We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2 Ivalo hotels

Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Petsamontie 1, Ivalo 99800, Finland
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant to your Saves list
Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
66%
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Ivalo
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014
Roger K Noosa Heads
  • Overview
  • Reviews (18)
  • Photos (37)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (1)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

18 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    4
    8
    4
    1
    1
See reviews for
6
5
Solo
0
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Noosa Heads
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

Why, they have a night club that pumps music until 4am, yes 4am so don't expect any sleep before then. Otherwise, nice atmosphere, great food in the restaurant, like a pub for the locals type of place. Rooms small and basic but OK. Excellent free wifi. Excellent supermarket across he roads that also sells clothing and boots etc for Article... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Schiedam, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayd for 1 night before could check into another hotel. The rooms are a bit small and old. You are on the main road..a good location to see Ivalo. But we liked a location in nature (also better for northern light spotting) the breakfast was good and the staff was nice. But I would not have wanted to stay... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Turku, Finland
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Had a good lunch with family when visiting Lapland. Even the local police eats lunch here, so it cannot be bad, right :) Lunch was busy and there seemed to lot of locals, but there was plenty good food served in the buffet all the time, even ice-cream for desert.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Helsinki
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

The hotel was reasonably priced, comfortable and nice. Breakfast was ok. The location is good, grocery store and gas station are next to the hotel. Free wifi was a nice extra. I warmly recommend it :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aalen, Germany
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

We have booked two night in this hotel. With the booking I said on the phone that we are coming with a small baby. Unfortunately nobody told us with the booking that this hotel is very loud on the weekend. In the night we where standing in the bed because loud music from down stairs and this music was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

I was great-great-great!Only one day but great. A good hotel! A pleasant staff, a good breakfast and comfortable interier! I can recommend it for everybody, and you won't be disappointed by this hotel. Karaoke available !

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013 via mobile

Comfortable and cozy hotel! We were placed in room with sauna! it was great starting of our journey! Tasty dishes in the restaurant! There is a buffet from 11 till 15 in the restaurant and it costs about 10 euro per person! It saved our money ))! Supermarket is opposite the hotel!

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013 via mobile

We have stayed few nights in This hotel. The service was nice and friendly, the bar was cosy. Rooms, however did not look as great as in pictures. It felt a bit cold, bathroom wasn't nicest either and the furniture looked tired. Value for money? Not really, it would be nice to have at least a small kettle with tea..... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marko T, General Manager at Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

You might have stayed in one of our non renovated rooms. By now we have renovated about 75% of all the rooms. Job will be finish by April 2013. Electric kettle for tea and coffee is available in reception. Administration More

Adelaide
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
30 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

* Reviewing the Restaurant only * We arrived for a late lunch. There were 2 of us. One was a local Finn. It wasn't that busy. We sat at a table and waited, and waited, and waited for a menu or some kind of service. We eventually went and got our own menus from a pile. When we were finally... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Seminole, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

I enjoyed my stay immensely. My wife and I visited Finland to see her relatives in Heinola. We then ventured north and found this hotel. It was a great experience from the rooms food and entertainment. This place is a must see and stay while in Finland. Next year I will make a trip from Prague with my cousins to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Petsamontie 1, Ivalo 99800, Finland
Phone Number:
Location: Finland > Lapland > Ivalo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Tingo, Priceline, BookingOdigeoWL, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Hotel.de, Venere and Agoda so you can book your Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

37 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (37)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Other (25)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Ivalo with
any amenities

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Kultahippu is located right in the heart of Ivalo, on the banks of the Ivalojoki River, within immediate vicinity of all the services and the beautiful nature. We provide visitors pleasant accommodation, a wide range of exciting culinary experiences, and friendly service. This family-owned hotel is well known for its warm atmosphere. Welcome and enjoy a relaxing holiday. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
30

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer