Hotel rooms with the glass ceiling to see the Northern Lights

Who has never dreamed of sleeping in an igloo like the Eskimos ? In the world there are several ice hotels capable of making the experience of sleeping below zero a reality and in a unique environment.

One of these accommodations is the Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort , a beautiful and idyllic resort in the middle of Lapland, in Finland, where you will be immense in the midst of amazing landscapes with nature as the main attraction. The resort consists of 31 wooden cabins with private sauna built following the traditional architecture of Lapland and the Igloo Village: 20 rooms set on the ice with the glass dome from where you can admire the Northern Lights. Do you want to discover more about this beautiful hotel?

Near the largest park in Finland

The arctic resort of Kakslauttanen is about 250 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle and although it is a bit off the beaten path, it is easy to get to Ivalo airport, 30 minutes away. The hotel is very close to the Urho Kekkonen National Park, the largest in Finland and the Sami have lived in the area for centuries.


The rooms

Its rooms are unique, since they are built in igloos of ice and snow, although there is also the possibility of sleeping in cabins. Of course, the star of the resort are its glass igloos, from where you can see the impressive northern lights and the unique brightness of the sky without having to leave your bed. On the other hand, in those made of ice you can discover the sensation of sleeping between 3 and 6 degrees below zero, yes, equipped so that you do not go cold at all and enjoy a unique and unrepeatable night.

In addition, there are wooden cabins, traditional houses and a hotel with impressive suites. They organize many activities both in summer and winter and, of course, they also have an ice chapel for the most romantic weddings.