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Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice sculptures”(31 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
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3 Star Hotel
UNIQUE OVERNIGHT EXPERIENCE - THE IGLOO HOTEL. Feel the silence in the hotel made of snow and ice. See the sculptures and have an ice drink in the ice bar. Feel the contrast between staying in the cold, while the cozy sleeping bag keeps you nice and warm during the whole night...
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Sorrisniva 20, Alta 9518, Norway
7.8 miles to Alta Airport
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

To spend a night at Sorrisniva, should be compulsary for all people. It is a great adventure. You travel very fare in your mind by walking a few meters at the premesis. It is unbellvable that in november there was nothing put the flat land,...More

1  Thank Schnellfarer
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I recently stayed at Sorrisniva at the end of the season over the equinox. I think the season was already winding down, and there weren't too many other people a the hotel, so it was nice. I wasn't quite sure how it worked, but in...More

1  Thank Bemmybear
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stayed here for one night whilst visiting Alta on a cruise ship to see the Northern Lights. Situated on the Alta River, it is approximately 22 kilometres out of the Alta town centre. A very expensive place, in accommodation, food (approx 400 NOK for...More

Thank Russell F
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We visited the Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel as an excursion. Highly impressive. The guide was very informative and described how long it takes to build,and how they have a theme and change design every year. When we visited in March 2018 the theme was The Vikings,...More

1  Thank MasterMag
Reviewed 21 March 2018

on a cruise and booked to go on northern lights trip with gourmet meal though the hotel web site. picked up on time and found i was the only person that night. meal was absolutely gorgous and tried elk steak, service was great and attentive...More

Thank hillaryy h
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$518 - US$573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$518 - US$573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (342)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (20)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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reddysan
14 March 2017|
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Response from B1GJ0E | Reviewed this property |
Transfers are very reliable as it is a very popular attraction with day visitors and overnight guests. They are also on time so don't be late.
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phylgullivercrane
22 January 2017|
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Response from Dunkers2757 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There is taxi service outside the airport. They were the same price as what the hotels charge you to do drop offs. We just used the taxi service the hotel is azing however there pick up and drop offs from the ice hotel... More
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"We did not stay, so cannot comment. The rooms looked cosy."
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"The Ice palace has a chapel. For those who seek an extraordinary wedding ceremony. Not sure a priest is..."
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"the honeymoon suite was amazing!"
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"Rooms will be cold, but all of reasonable size."
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