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Kakslauttanen Hotel & Igloo Village

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Saariselka 99830, Finland
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Ranked #3 of 6 hotels in Saariselka
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel in July 14. Very unique experience. We stayed in a log cottage (igloos are only for winter). These cottages are self sufficient . We landed on weekend and there were not many tourists, so reception staff was only 1 lady that too for few hours. The cottages are very good and very serene surroundings, we... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay at this glass Igloo on December last year. It was a white Christmas and the place is so beautiful and quiet. Is a pity that I only stay here for a short 1 nights. I wish to catch the northern light but it didn't appear but was told the day before it dances in the clear dark sky..... More

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is quite the best place I've ever stayed. You reach your cabin by small sledge, and inside is a small personal sauna, There is an excellent restaurant and cheery fire near the entrance to the area, and you can also book a night in a glass igloo under the Northern Lights.. Then there are the excursions, and I loved... More

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

we had always wanted to have a white Christmas, living in the tropics. So we took the plunge. The glass igloos being an attraction. We flew Business class Finnair, and partners. got a really good deal. (something to keep in mind) The log cabins were just great. Wood fire, sauna. The land covered in snow was just as we imagined... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stayed in the glass igloo hotel and we were so fortunate that it was a clear night and the aurora borealis (northern lights) went to showcase a grand display above us! It was nonstop aurora activity and viewing it in the comforts of the glass igloo was just amazing! It was like sleeping under the stars. The staff were so... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We stayed at Kakslauttanen in March of 2013 and loved every minute. It was the best vacation we ever experienced and we still talk about it. I had to write a review despite the time that has passed. I really can't understand how anyone could complain, but there are always those who find the negatives in life. If you want... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Stayed in the glass igloo for 2 nights and loved it. The rooms are small, but the temperature is perfect and after all, what you really want to do there is gaze at the sky - and there is plenty of space for that. Booked the cabins for the next 2 nights and this was a perfect end to the... More

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

As with many other people, it's been a dream for a while to see the northern lights. Unfortunately i came home without having seen them, however it did not take away from an amazing experience. Living in a hot climate, i was more than a little apprehensive about the cold and how i would cope! I need not have worried... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I had dreamed of staying at this place for years and thought it was amazing. The igloo is spacious and very warm, dare I say a little too warm inside. Be prepared to leave your luggage in the luggage room, you only need a small back pack as there is no shower only a toilet and basin. There is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Stayed one night. Very small and basic room so not enough space to place large luggages. Bed is warm and cosy, I had it elevated whole night and fell asleep while watching the sky for northern lights. A good sheltered place when I mount my tripod just outside my igloo to take pictures of the northern lights. One of the... More

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Address: Saariselka 99830, Finland
Location: Finland > Lapland > Saariselka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kakslauttanen Hotel & Igloo Village 4*
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