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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall nice place, the ice igloo (they only have 8 of them, if I've counted correctly) is nice with their own bathroom and shower (hot water is limited to 60L each use). I guess they have quite a lot of big tour visit from HK and China, so be prepared. (for example, you will hear quite a lot of noises...

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Eastpointe, Michigan
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Our room had a fireplace and sauna. Loved having both. Made the room very cozy. They also have modern igloos that you can stay in with heat, TV, and toilet. They have a wonderful restaurant as well. Price is reasonable and can vary according to the busy season. The hotels actual name now is Santas Hotel Aurora. Got some extra...

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Rovaniemi, Finland
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Everything is new, very skillfull made, gourmet fine, service friendly, only rain hold Percides and northern lights out of seigh. Highly recommended for travallers, who are used to get the best man can do: nature, modern housing with open wue to the surroundigs in lappish wildmark and sky. Sauna included, ametist grove givs souvenier from geological history on our planet.

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Lyss, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I stayed at this hotel in february 2016 with my mother. The staff war very friendly and helpful. The first night we arrived the told us the northern lights were active, so we went out for a walk and experienced "the aurora borealis". Something magic, I wish everyone to see! The place of the hotel is rather peaceful, no bars...

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1Thank Sugaredalmond88
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We had a lovely stay in this modern igloo equipped with heater, TV, attached toilet & bathroom and wifi. They even provide towels. The room was very clean and quite luxurious for a chalet standard. We chose this igloo compared to the one in Ivalo because of the attached toilet. At night we took a 20 minutes walk to the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night at the glass igloo and two night at the standard room. The glass igloo is rather small for a family of 2 adults and 2 young children but the room was luxurious and clean. Personally, I think one night experience in a glass igloo is suffice. We spent another 2 nights in a standard room with...

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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Stayed one night in glass igloo room and one night in standard room (with fire place and sauna ensuite), paid EUR 685. The hotel provides aurora alarm, by providing a mobile phone and they will send sms when aurora is visible. The Glass igloo room was fantastic and so luxury and comfy. There are 12 rooms, like cottages, located outside...

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South Derbyshire
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay at this hotel which is actually called Hotel Aurora we stayed in a lovely log cabin nearby. However we booked at this hotel's restaurant from the UK for our wedding anniversary meal. Meal was OK service was slow and disappointing no acknowledgement of our anniversary despite mentioning upon booking. Ended up skipping desert as we did want...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I picked this hotel really just by chance because I wanted the holiday that was based in Luosto but I was lucky in my choice. This hotel is small and traditional in decor but the rooms have more than enough space and are warm (important in January in the Arctic Circle!), the beds are comfortable and the sauna, although I...

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Dalby, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed as a family of 5 in interconnecting glass roofed roomsfor a couple of nights hoping to spot the aurora. The weather was not in our favour (we got a glimpse), however we did have a lovely couple of days to play in the snow and explore the surrounds. The hotel backs onto the cross country ski track and...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique Arctic Glass Igloos with glass ceiling and walls anta's Hotels has built 10 entirely new kind, lavishly appointed glass igloos in Luosto by Santa's Hotel Aurora. Rooms have been introduced in February 2015. Santa's Hotels' glass igloos are intended for year-round use. The new glass-roofed, arctic view rooms offer a whole new opportunity to experience Lapland, the ever-changing nature by bringing it closer than ever. Staying in these rooms a unique landscape of Luosto presents itself outside the windows every day in a new way. Northern lights, midnight sun, autumn colors and winter polar night are nearby and you can experience them while enjoying the comforts of a hotel room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa's Hotel Aurora

Address: Luppokeino 1, Luosto 99555, Finland (Formerly Aurora Chalet)
Region: Finland > Lapland > Luosto
Price Range: £93 - £169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Santa's Hotel Aurora 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Aurora Chalet Hotel Luosto
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“Upper room got better view”
 of 5 bubbles joeljalan, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms might be best if the Aurora shows up but, other than that, I couldn't see any point in worrying about room placement.”
 of 5 bubbles 642gillr, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“A North facing room so you might see the lights.”
 of 5 bubbles mervalino, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The aurora can be seen from the glass igloos, but it's best to get away from the lights of the hotel itself, and the street it is located on, and over to a nearby frozen lake (3-4 min walk), or to a well-known large/open field (7-10 min walk) for the most vibrant and spectacular views in the immediate area. If staying in a standard room, be sure to request a room AWAY from the staircase, and don't expect any view in rooms on the first/downstairs floor, otherwise, all room windows face north.”
  • Aurora view from just outside the glass igloo
  • Exterior of glass igloo
 of 5 bubbles WCF2014, 29 Mar 2015 | Read review
“For maybe seeing the Aurora from your bedroom window, choose a room on the first floor - room 323 is excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles Ph0ebeM, 19 Feb 2014 | Read review
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