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Sad we couldnt go up

Unfortunately we could not go to the sky station bc it was too windy out. We were very bummed about... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
710katied
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Toledo, Ohio
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Superb Dinner Package

As you might expect, the Sky Station itself is fairly basic but the quality of the food served at... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
ChrisReadingUK
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I will start off by stating that this should be a must on your life bucket list! Make sure to dress warmly and layer(they provide ski suits for you), for the 30 minute ski lift each way during the colder months. I have never in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Staying at the STF lodge in Abisko ( which is much nicer than the 3 star ranking suggests) we took the 2 km open chair lift up to the sky station at minus 29! Swaddled in the snow suits lent at the chair lift base...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A half hour journey up the mountain in an open chair lift in temperatures around -25C , in the dark to the Sky Station , where , if you are lucky you will have incredible night time views of the mountains and lake and, hopefully,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Graham A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the must go place. First i was doubt to go here. But lucky me when i finally asked the still have the spot. Its very amazing. The view when we lifted up. The sky was clear and you can literally see the NL...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chubby_chally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a bit sad we couldn't see the Aurora on this night as it was very misty, but that is what can happen in the Artic. Nice viewing platform and you could walk very freely around. The ambience of the Station was nice, very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Design4life
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is located at the top of a mountain via a chairlift with a great viewing area from the building, with friendly and helpful staff. Our visit with a guide to the Sky Station was part of an "Aurora Nights" tour package with Weekend a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ledeux2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a must if you are staying at the STF in Abisko. THey give you an Arctic suit to wear. Take money to buy drinks at the cafe on top of the mountain and cards to play while you wait for the Aurora to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MegWesternAustralia
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately we could not go to the sky station bc it was too windy out. We were very bummed about that. Dinner was excellent however. We still got to see the northern lights and meet some people. Just know that, bc you book this, the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 710katied
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

As you might expect, the Sky Station itself is fairly basic but the quality of the food served at the set dinner was excellent! A good range of local produce served in a contemporary and delicious way. The waiting staff were very friendly and efficient...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ChrisReadingUK
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Went for the sky station dinner. The food was average - fish starter was too salty, and the main course (moose) was rather tough. It was a struggle to put on the overalls too without much assistance/guidance. Viewing the northern lights was also a challenge,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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chaitanyakoranne
January 18, 2019|
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Response from Samantha S | Reviewed this property |
We drove in from Kiruna just for the evening and were lucky enough to book a spot to the Sky Station. I don't believe you can actually stay at the sky station - it opens at 9pm and closes around 1am. You also do not have to... More
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XiaobinG4
December 22, 2018|
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Response from Samantha S | Reviewed this property |
We booked directly through the little hotel right across the street from the train station and ski lifts
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XiaobinG4
November 29, 2018|
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Response from Bobrp17 | Reviewed this property |
Go on their website and check out their calendar. It should show you the holiday opening times. Or do what we did and book a northern lights tour. There are two companies that run tours to suit your needs. Again go online to... More
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