We stayed at the hotel on a Transun Santa holiday. Although there were only 3 of us we paid an under occupancy supplement to have a 4-5 person room. The room was easily big enough for 4-5 with plenty of storage and our 4 year old enjoyed having the mezzanine to himself.
I was worried about how warm the bedding would be as there didn't seem to be much but is was very cosy and we slept well.
The bathroom is small but is clean and has plenty of hot water.
The room temperature was easy to alter too so you could keep warm without sweltering.
The main reception is well fitted out and a variety of snacks and drinks can be bought there.
We enjoyed our stay and would go back.
Tip-the hotel's gift shop was the best one that we visited so shop there as there isn't much choice anywhere else and it's much cheaper than the airport.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hotel HETAN MAJATALO is the newest hotel in the Real Lapland & Lapland's oldest family company in tourism. Hetan Majatalo has offered rest, peace and clean air to visitors ever since 1924 and is now into it's fourth generation.Hetan Majatalo began operating in the early 1920s. The present-day Hetan Majatalo consists of an old-time, traditional inn and a high-quality hotel with 27 spacious room for 2-6 persons. As a speciality most of the hotel rooms have a loft with a skylight window and sufficient space. Cosy lobby with an unique fire place and piano, two saunas, meeting room, Wlan and a public computer, little library, playgrounds in and out side, souvenir corner, well-equipped fitness room, waxing room for skis, little kitchen, loundry and a Lapp hut are at your disposal. Traditional and excellent Lappish and Finnish food in an idyllic dining room will make your holiday complete. Hetan Majatalo is situated right in the centre of the village of Hetta / Enontekio but at the same time right at the edge of the wilderness. Hetan Majatalo attracts for outdoor activities. Untouched wilderness, the Real Lapland, starts right from the hotel's yard - as well as the well-kept skiing tracks and hiking paths. To the vast Lappish surroundings of Hetta you get to visit also in the arranged trips. Idyllic nature, combined to a delicious outdoor lunch, comes close to you for example in a snowmobile adventure. Lots of activities await you in Hetta and guided tours begin from the hotel. Reindeer safaris and husky rides are a unique way to spend a day. Hetan Majatalo will help you plan and organise your safaris and other programs. Briefly, Hetan Majatalo is just what the doctor orders: Rest, peace and refreshment in original, cosy Lappish environment. Come and enjoy the Real Lapland! Personal service of the host family makes Majatalo different. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Hotel Hetan Majatalo Finland/Lapland - Enontekio