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Santa Claus Holiday Village

Tahtikuja 2, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
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Ranked #1 of 11 hotels in Rovaniemi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Athens, Greece
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do yourself a favour and stay at home. I was lucky enough to live in Helsinki (loving it) and just fly there for a single night with the family but if you want to experience Christmas, just go to Eurodisney. Everything there will be 100 times more magical for your kids (been there done that). Rooms: The houses are quite... More

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Cornelio Procopio, PR
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dreamed all my life long with a place like that, and my dream came true in Rovaniemi, at Santa Claus Holiday Village ! Lovely, wonderful, unforgetable. A place where you can go with your children and become children as well !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Was there adjectives enough? Maybe there is a need to add some supelativ as well, like the best, cleanest cottage I´ve ever seen. This cottage was pleasent suprise. Booking was easy via internet. First expression was very delightful. Rooms were clean and cottage included also traditional electric finnish sauna. There was also coffee maker and a water kettle with microwave... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

OMG, this was a dream trip for my son, who was 5 years old at the time! He could barely speak when he met Santa Claus! We stayed in a very comfortable cabin, from which we could go sledding right from the door. My son spent hours sliding down the ice slides. We went into the ice hotel and checked... More

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Vienna, Austria
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52 reviews 52 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The village consists of many shops, some restaurants and cafés, Santa's office and post office and a number of cabins that you can rent as accomodtaion. The positive things to mention are the cabins. They are very spacious inside. A huge bed, a sofa, a small kitchenette with a huge fridge, a bathroom with your private sauna and a small... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Amazing holiday in lapland, we did the 24hr trip so cant review hotels, this village was magical, bum boarding, lovely shops to buy christmas snow globes and hot ribena. Great for familys or couples. Disney world for christmas lovers

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We spent 1 week in Santa Claus Holiday Village, Rovaniemi, Finland and absolutely fell in love with the place and the amazing people running it. We went in April so it was not as busy, yet the people were incredible nice and helpful. We had a week packed with activities that are available on site (a must plan financially), Safari... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My husband, brother and I stayed at the santa Claus village for 3 nights just after the Christmas period. I believe it was still magic. We missed our connecting flight to rovaniemi and we had to wait for the later flight. The reception was picking up us from the airport they were fantastic. They were fine with the change of... More

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Perfect cabin - high ceilings, beautiful decor, equipped kitchen, microwave, sauna, shower gel, hair dryer, refrigerator, sofa, proper double bed. I only have nice things to say about this place. From the welcome reception, to the breakfast bag we received (we checked out pre-dawn), everything left me happy! Most shops close at 5pm, which is a pity for guests. I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

It was snowing when we reached the village. Coupled with the X'mas muscial played in the background,it's simply magical. Love each and every corner in the village. It's X'mas whole year round! Especially love the setting in the Santa post office.

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Address: Tahtikuja 2, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
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Location: Finland > Lapland > Rovaniemi
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Santa Claus Holiday Village Rovaniemi, Finland - Lapland

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Hotel-standard accommodation at the Arctic Circle, heart of Santa Claus Village. Our cabins are all equipped with up-to-date facilities, such as private saunas, bathrooms, kitchenette and terrace. There’s no better way to enjoy your stay. From your cabin just a minute or two walk to Santa Claus Main Office. All activities & excursions, such as Reindeer rides, Husky dog sledge rides, snowmobile rides, etc.. available on the village. ... more   less 
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