We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Santa Claus Holiday Village

Travelers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Santa Claus Holiday Village
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"]},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

561 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 241: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The room it's perfect but the eat and the wifi service it's the most bad of the city.too much price for this service .the people of reception don't attend me when i call for my wifi problem and when i call at 9.00 am, im sleeping and one guy disturb me cleaning the glasses of windows.i give two starts for... More 

Helpful?
Thank David H
Indonesia
Level Contributor
40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Location - No need explanation here. Simply the best location, the main advantages is the earliest bus from Rovaniemi city centre is not earler than approx 8 am, and no later than 7 pm.. so in the morning, and at night, you can get the village for your own.. because in noon, it jam packed with lots and lots of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Johan G
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best best best hotel ever 100% perfect. You have sauna room inside the room and also kitchen. Breakfast was fabulous and many choices. Closed to Santa village as well you can just walk around when you're tired you can just go back and sleep!!!

Helpful?
Thank Weiwei_888_13
Sorrento, Australia
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A place where you always wanted to be as a child... meet Santa, take a picture with him, visit the huskies and the sled even Santa's post office...a dream come true for an old man who will excite his grand children with his stories and even have a letter posted to his grand children specially signed by Santa and with... More 

Helpful?
Thank Agnelo M
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a great vacation destination. Love the fact that there is sauna in my room which helps me to stay warm and cozy. Love the free shuttle to the airport.. Love the Santa's Post Office ... Love the 7/24 of Christmas environment at the Santa Claus Village ... Love that I get to met Santa near my cabin ...... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Miss L
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
88 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Cottage was lovely - warm and cozy with a Christmas tree outside. Beds comfortable and sauna most welcome, as were blackout curtains. Coffee machine and small kitchen or reasonable (for the area) restaurant across road at service station. Enjoyed our stay and it was great for children. Liked the access to the forest behind the cabin with wild blueberries.

Helpful?
Thank wendy h
Moscow, Russia
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Sauna and the fireplace at the room - it's awesome. Bad is very comfortable. Interior is very cosy, you immediately thinks about Christmas holidays. Reception lady is having a good sense of humor and it really makes your day. Breakfast is good enough, but no surprises )

Helpful?
Thank 232Valentin
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

The room was very comfortable and had we not recently been to remote Lapland in another lodge, we would have thought this was perfect! The village next door is very touristy (surprise!) but the kids had a ball and having Santa visit your room was worth paying for.

Helpful?
1 Thank Nick P
Toscana
Level Contributor
88 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Place is amazing... As soon as you arrive the magic of Xmas stars to appear... Cottages are new, clean and really nice. The village is just a walk distance from the Santa Clause village (postal office, shops and restaurants) and close the main attractions of the area. Rovaniemi is 10 minutes driving and easy to reach. Anyway, breakfast was one... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank Green_BlueToscana
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We really thought ourselves in Santa Claus's home. You do have enough space in the houses. You also have sauna here. Outside is freezing but inside is guite hot. You also have balcony. One negative thing is you can't eat or drink something after 16:00 instead of hotel's rest.

Helpful?
1 Thank Murat G
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

719 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (675)
Viewed
Room/Suite (84)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (151)
Viewed
Bathroom (23)
Viewed
View from Room (18)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (10)
Viewed
Dining (27)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Other (359)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (44)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (35)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Rovaniemi hotels
4.2 mi away
Arctic Light Hotel
Arctic Light Hotel
#1 of 13 in Rovaniemi
4.5 of 5 stars 185 reviews
4.1 mi away
Santa's Hotel Santa Claus
Santa's Hotel Santa Claus
#3 of 13 in Rovaniemi
4.0 of 5 stars 489 reviews
4.2 mi away
City Hotel Rovaniemi
City Hotel Rovaniemi
#5 of 13 in Rovaniemi
4.0 of 5 stars 504 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.3 mi away
Hotelli Aakenus
Hotelli Aakenus
#9 of 13 in Rovaniemi
3.5 of 5 stars 162 reviews
3.2 mi away
Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara
Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara
#10 of 13 in Rovaniemi
4.0 of 5 stars 170 reviews
4.1 mi away
Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,Rovaniemi
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel-standard cottage 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 

Additional Information about Santa Claus Holiday Village

Address: Taehtikuja 2, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
Location: Finland > Lapland > Rovaniemi
Price Range: $109 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa Claus Holiday Village 3*
Number of rooms: 74
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline, Hotwire, Agoda, Odigeo and Travelocity so you can book your Santa Claus Holiday Village reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Santa Claus Holiday Village Hotel Rovaniemi
Santa Claus Holiday Village Rovaniemi, Finland - Lapland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay