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Snow Village

1.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Yllasvarventie 158 | Lainiotie, Kittila 95980, Finland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We left from Glasgow Airport at around 7.45am and spent a glorious day with our two young kids at the snow village. From the staff at the airport, to the on board staff to all the friendly elves on site everyone was trying hard to make this a magical trip that the kids would remember for ever. The flight out... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Truly amazing experience beginning with the Thomson air crew and staff. Nothing was too much trouble ,they kept the children and adults entertained from start to finish with goody bags, colouring competitions, Christmas sing along " with actions" from the crew. Upon arrival at kittila the magic began as soon as we descended below the cloud and saw the snow... More 

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely disappointing and non magical! But the kids did enjoy! My husband and I were left utterly disappointed with the experience and didn't feel it was good value for money at all. Whilst I was expecting to not have enough time to get round everything in the 3.5 hours we had there, we were more than ready to leave! It... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My partner and I stayed for one night at the Snow Hotel as part of a longer break in Lapland. The experience was amazing. We arrived in the evening and had Finlandia Vodka served in ice glasses from the ice bar. We then had a private tour through all the rooms in the Snow Village and were shown to our... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

an altogether different experience ! amazing ice art everywhere. suits and rooms with ice bed and thick ice walls. slept in warm sleeping bags after a hot dinner in ice bar and resturant with tables and benches of ice.We travelled to Kittlita in Snow village car that picked and dropped us fron Yllas hotel Dinner was included. Wake up call... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

After seeing the website for the ice hotel, we were really excited to go and visit. We had already booked another excursion for the same day as our tour operator's trip to the Snow Village, so decided to get a taxi there ourselves on a different day. This was quite expensive, but 100% worth it! It cost around €40 each... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

What a fantastic experience! Kind of like camping except that none of your friends really want to hear about your camping trip (boring!) But the night you slept in the ice hotel?? Everyone wants to hear all the details and see all the pictures! LOL There are 2 types of accommodations, suites and rooms. I didn't see any suites at... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We went on the search for Santa day trip with Thomson Holidays. We got to the snow village at lunch time. Lunch was included in the day trip, there was a vegetarian lasagne type dish with fries and warm juice. It was rather poor to be honest and didn't set you up for the day like the brochure suggested. We... More 

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bristol
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

if you can go just do it when you can, an amazing 24 hours didnt let our daughter know she was going until we got to the airport, carols on the plane, elfs met and greet you, many different things to do once there, and the big man himself was very impressive i admit i shed a tear when walking... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed for a night in the ice hotel, followed by 5 nights in the teepee cabin for our honeymoon in February. The ice hotel is beautiful and an incredible piece of engineering. We stayed in an ice suite and thought the extra cost was worth it to spend a night surrounded by the detailed carvings of penguins in our... More 

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Address: Yllasvarventie 158 | Lainiotie, Kittila 95980, Finland
Location: Finland > Lapland > Kittila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:1 star — Snow Village 1*
Number of rooms: 25
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