You don't go to the Snowhotel for comfort, you go for the experience. When we woke up in the morning our sleeping bags were covered in snow. That doesn't happen in just any hotel. It was interesting looking at all the rooms to see the carvings. Each year is different since it is rebuilt every year. The theme this year was fairy tales, so most of the rooms had that theme. On the other hand, On the other hand, a friend seems to have slept very well in the "Marilyn Monroe room". I guess that is a fairy tale of sorts. One night is enough, but it's worth a stay.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Snow is a gift from the sky. Cold, still, pure and beautiful. Welcome to Kirkenes Snowhotel. To a world where you sleep in snow, walk on snow and may drive a scooter or a dogsled on snow. We even serve snow in the restaurant! Our romantic Snowhotel opens December 20th., and is open until April 20th. Kirkenes Snowhotel lies secluded in the wilderness 8 km outside Kirkenes. Here 180 huskies await you. Reindeer are grazing behind our unique chalets. Under the fjord ice, the giant King crabs dwell. When the northern lights are dancing, they illuminate the surroundings with their green and yellow colors. If you come - we change you. ... more less
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