Best hotels in Lapland

If you’re travelling to Lapland in the north of Finland to pay a visit to Santa, or just to enjoy the winter sports and snow, then you’re going to need a comfortable bed for the night. The hotels in this destination certainly won’t disappoint in that respect. There are traditional Finnish hotels deep in the countryside plus more contemporary-style accommodation in the region’s capital Rovaniemi and throughout Lapland.

Hetta Hotel, Hetta

This hotel oozes comfort and style. You’ll be able to unwind in beautifully-furnished bedrooms or the indoor pool after enjoying some winter sports or other adventures. With Lake Ounasjarvi on its doorstep, this hotel boasts a scenic setting. Inside the hotel you can enjoy a warming sauna, indulge in some local foodie pleasures or take a relaxing swim.

Sirkantahti Hotel, Levi

The Sirkantahti hotel is ideally located for those who want to enjoy the ski slopes to the max. With its family-friendly apartments and a restaurant offering both international and Lappish cuisine, this hotel is a fantastic destination for winter sports enthusiasts young and old. With all sorts of different winter activities on the doorstep, ice fishing might appeal or even donning snow shoes and going for a trek across the white stuff. If you’re booking family holidays to Lapland, this venue might be the one for you.

Levi Panorama Hotel, Levi

Levi Panorama Hotel is set on a snowy hillside with majestic views over the surrounding countryside. It’s always popular with those who want to take to the ski slopes or simply enjoy the snowy scenery. You’ll relish the Levi Panorama’s well designed and comfortable suites and bedrooms. There are three restaurants to choose from, as well as a whole host of other amenities, including saunas on the hotel’s 7th floor.

Snow Elf Hotel, Yllas

The enchantingly named Snow Elf Hotel is an idyllic and laid-back resort if you’re looking for a magical family experience. With a range of activities on offer at the hotel, and the Snow Elf’s location close to local ski facilities, this is a wonderful venue for snow-packed fun for all the family and often boasts high-quality, cheap Lapland holiday offers.

Snowy Wilderness Lodge, Muonio

Set in the north of Lapland, the Snowy Wilderness hotel is situated within a winter wonderland. This hotel is an excellent option for families who wish to enjoy the snow. It has log fires, beautifully-decorated rooms and a wide range of activities, including snow football and visits from Mrs Claus.

Sokos Levi Hotel, Levi

For a destination with a touch of style and sophistication, a stay at the Sokos Levi fits the bill. With its cool interiors and easy access to the Levi ski resort, you’ll have a wonderful time both on and off the slopes. The contemporary design of this hotel just adds to the pleasure of your Lapland break.

Ylaas Saaga Hotel, Ylaas

Surrounded by pine forest and slopes the Ylaas Saaga hotel is set in a stunning location. With its restaurant serving international and local cuisine, as well as a nightclub and bar, and indoor pool, this is a fantastic place to unwind after an exhausting day skiing.