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Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel

Sorrisniva 20, Alta 9518 Norway
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UNIQUE OVERNIGHT EXPERIENCE - THE IGLOO HOTEL. Feel the silence in the hotel made of snow and ice. See the sculptures and have an ice drink in the ice bar. Feel the contrast between staying in the cold, while the cozy sleeping bag keeps you nice and warm during the whole night! Experience the silence and serenity surrounding you. Every year the Igloo Hotel has a new unique theme from the Arctic part of the world. Woolen underwear is recommended for the night. While staying at the snow- and ice hotel you can experience the nature around, relax in a warm atmosphere in the living room and enjoy a dinner in our great (warm) restaurant. Sorrisniva restaurant serve á la carte menu based on local food and traditions. A table is reserved for you when staying the night.
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
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Alta Airport8 mi
Banak Airport42 mi
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To spend a night at Sorrisniva, should be compulsary for all people. It is a great adventure. You travel very fare in your mind by walking a few meters at the premesis. It is unbellvable that in november there was nothing put the flat land, and before summer there is flat land ag
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I recently stayed at Sorrisniva at the end of the season over the equinox. I think the season was already winding down, and there weren't too many other people a the hotel, so it was nice.

I wasn't quite sure how it worked, but in the main lodge, they have a lodge room with
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We stayed here for one night whilst visiting Alta on a cruise ship to see the Northern Lights. Situated on the Alta River, it is approximately 22 kilometres out of the Alta town centre. A very expensive place, in accommodation, food (approx 400 NOK for main course at dinner) and
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We visited the Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel as an excursion. Highly impressive. The guide was very informative and described how long it takes to build,and how they have a theme and change design every year. When we visited in March 2018 the theme was The Vikings, The whole experience
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on a cruise and booked to go on northern lights trip with gourmet meal though the hotel web site. picked up on time and found i was the only person that night. meal was absolutely gorgous and tried elk steak, service was great and attentive staff.log fire going in the middle of d
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Views of Norway... Incredible
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The honeymoon suite
Anyone have used their transfer from your own hotel to the Igloo Hotel? Are they reliable and do we need to reconfirm with them again when we arrived at our hotel in Alta? Cheers!
Transfers are very reliable as it is a very popular attraction with day visitors and overnight guests. They are also on time so don't be late.
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Hello, we are booked to stay one night in March when our ship calls there. Is there a pick up/ taxi service from Alta organised by hotel ? Thanks,
Hi There is taxi service outside the airport. They were the same price as what the hotels charge you to do drop offs. We just used the taxi service the hotel is azing however there pick up and drop offs from the ice hotel for tours were always late so at least with a taxi from the airport you wint be waiting around.
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Hi In regards to your aurora hunting, does the package includes photography supports by the guides like other aurora package found in norway? thanks
We are looking for an unusual wedding venue would it be possible to have a very small wedding?
Hi, we arrange small wedding here at Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel. Both Christian and Civil ceremonies. If you want more information, please contact me at: info@sorrisniva.no. Kind reagrds Silje Tangen Sorrisniva AS
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Hi, looking for staying here for 2 nights - is there an adjourning 'warm hotel' like its sister property in Kiruna or do you stay in the 'cold igloo hotel' for both nights - if booking for 2 nights.
Hi, Thank you for your request! We have only overnight stay in the cold rooms at the property, but we have good partners nearby who offer different overnight stay. If you contact me at: info@sorrisniva.no I can help you put togehter a package, if you would like that? Silje Tangen Sorrisniva AS
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"We did not stay, so cannot comment. The rooms looked cosy."
"The Ice palace has a chapel. For those who seek an extraordinary wedding ceremony. Not sure a priest is included though."
"the honeymoon suite was amazing!"
"Rooms will be cold, but all of reasonable size."
"standard rooms are small, no en suite facilities and NO heating"
$324 - $599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Alta Friluftspark
NorwayNorthern NorwayAlta MunicipalityAlta
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