5 Amazing Places To Stay In Lapland

Lapland is situated in Finland and it is one of the coldest places to visit on the planet!

Not everyone can have a White Christmas, but visiting the Lapland, you will have the snow on Christmas morning.   The Northern lights are just 300 metres outside the village, Levi. As a child, we were taught that Santa Clause is from Finland, so it is a real fairytale place to visit.

With the snow, skiing and amazing scenery there are many lodging choices available in Lapland. With so many choices, it can be hard to choose what accommodation is the right place for you. Here is the best  and most popular 5 places to stay…

 

1) Golden Grown Levin Iglut (Levi Igloos)  It is located in Levi. If you want to experience the true-life in the Laplands, this is the place to visit. The rooms look just like Igloos and with the heated glass roof, you are staying in a wonderland. You can lay in the warmth of your bed, but still be amazed by the northern lights that’s  shining through the roof.

 

2) Hotel Levitunturi-  At Hotel Levitunturi there are many things that you can do to keep you and your children busy, during the cold days. The hotel has a spa, indoor pool and a children’s playhouse. The hotel is close to shops, for those, who love shopping. If you want the full package, dream vacation, the Hotel Levitunturi is the place to go.

 

3) Hotel Hulle Poro This hotel is located in the heart of Levi and 15 kilometres, from the Kilila airport. The hotel offers a sauna and has Wlan Internet access to the rooms and in the lobby. The Wellness Centre in the main building is for those who want some pampering. If you like to pamper yourself and want the  best luxury holiday, the Hotel Hulle Poro is for you. With the friendly staff and with so much to do, you will not be bored for even a moment.

 

4) Ski-Inn Pyhatunturi With their  buffet breakfast every morning, they make sure that you don’t start your day on an empty stomach. The Ski-Inn has 51 comfortable rooms with a gift shop and ski lockers for those who wants to ski. They are also pet friendly and this is very suitable for those tourists who don’t want to leave their beloved pets home alone, at home. The Ski-Inn Pyhatunturi offers a combination of a luxury and skiing holiday.

 

5) Lapland Hotel Riekonlinna They are famous for their best game dishes in Lapland and some of their exotic catches from the Arctic sea. The Lapland Hotel Riekonlinna has great meeting and conference rooms available. Staying here, you can mix business and pleasure with one trip. They have various safaris and nature trails available. Here, you will have everything you need in one place.

 

For that perfect White Christmas experience, Lapland is the place to go this time of year. With the snow, northern lights and the spectacular snow scenery, this will be the experience of a lifetime. It makes the very cold weather, worth it. Just be sure to pack the warmest clothes and coats you have…in Lapland, it can be extremely cold! But still you can’t really complain when you can curl up in front of the fire in a log cabin!

 

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Chris is a surfer, photographer, traveller and writer from Devon in the UK and In 2009 he ditched 9-5 life and headed off to backpack the world. When he’s not in the water catching some waves he’s busy exploring with his camera or blogging over BackpackerBanter.com and Top 5 Travel

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