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Lapland Hotel Riekonlinna

Saariselantie 13, Saariselka 99830 , Finland
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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Saariselka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ivalo, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel restaurant is in the city center and offers both buffet and á la carte food in winter time. Both is good and something I can recommend. In summer time I ate the burgers they offer and can't complain about anything with that. Winter time I can recommend the different type of three course menu's they offer, as they... More 

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel offers basic amenities you need. We stayed here for overnight during our nordic roadtrip. We got a room with sauna with only a small extra charge, this was great. Room itself was nice and we expecially enjoyed big flat screen tv. Hotel is big and we felt bit akward, because in the summertime hotel was really empty. We ate... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

A really nice place to stay, staff were friendly and polite and the rooms were clean.There was a good choice of food from the buffet, but be warned the drinks are very pricey and the only place i know where a pint isn`t actually a pint, it`s two thirds of a pint....just the Finnish way i believe.

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Warsaw, Poland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I had spent there 3 days in spring season (in EU you would say it’s already summer season). Outside temperature where in the range of 8° Celsius during the day and 0-2° Celsius in the night at first week of June 2015. You might still found some snow (better call it ice) at places where was shadow and less sun.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Booked a four night Lapland experience through Thompson and it didn't dissappont. We stayed in the apartments outside of the main building which gave us our own sauna in our room which was really nice, you did however have to get suited up to visit the resaurant for food and drink which was a bit of a pain. It is... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Room was small, but ok. The bed wasn't super comfortable. The food was fine for a hotel, but nothing special. Everything about my experience was 3 star. I did think the bar had a very nice atmosphere and the location of the hotel is superb. If I came to town again I would try out another option.

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Bangok
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Two nights at the Riekonlinna in Saariselka. Fairly basic. Nothing wrong with it, comfortable beds. Food okay. Bar okay. Not a wine drinker's hotel. Reasons to stay there are Northern Lights and snowbike safaris (and cross country skiing, if you're into that). This was a business trip and the hotel has an excellent presentation auditorium.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Stayed here over Christmas with Santas Lapland holidays. The hotel is nothing special, but no real complaints. The bar was expensive by UK standards, but only to be expected for this part of the world.The hotel it self was clean and tidy, with a decent shower, had interconnecting rooms, which, if travelling with others is a really good idea. Beds... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We stayed in the hotel in February. Reception team was nice, breakfast was very nice, appreciated gluten-free offer. I did not like the bathroom- quite old, definately not rated for 4 stars hotel. The sauna in our room was great ( dont expect hot room 80-90 deg.). Maximum 65 deg, but it was still nice after freezing cold weather and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My fiance and I stayed here as part of a Thomson package holiday 14th-17th December (we are a couple in our early 20s with no kids). After reading the reviews, we knew that we weren't expecting 5* luxury. We didn't expect to spend much time in our room, so this didn't really matter. Whilst the communal areas of the hotel... More 

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