11 Best Glass Igloo Hotels In Finland - Updated 2024

Catherine
Catherine 
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If you’re searching for a faraway destination with plenty of exciting things to do, then look no further than Finland. A part of the world offering a mixture of unspoiled natural beauty, ultra-modern architecture, and unparalleled distinctive cuisine, Finland possesses an untamed air that’s irresistible. A wide-ranging wilderness that showcases breathtaking national parks and in-demand ski and igloo resorts in Finland - particularly in the Arctic Lapland area - is a big draw. The Northern Lights is another layer of excitement, as well, for this hinterland region. So, are you game to experience a rare adventure in this Northern European nation and want equally unique lodging? The glass igloos are one of the many great places to stay while you are here. Continue reading to uncover the best glass igloo hotels in Finland.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

1. Wilderness Hotel Inari & Igloos (from USD 194)

This glass igloo hotel is tucked away in the midst of gorgeous landscapes by the pristine Lake Inari. Minutes away from the Sámi village Inari, the glass igloos offer the opportunity to view the Aurora Borealis.

Guests can enjoy the most memorable vacation in their lifetimes by booking the Aurora Cabin. The spectacular Northern Lights can be witnessed from the comfort of the bed in the igloo. The laser-heated glass roof makes it possible. Equipped with a private bathroom and twin beds, it is a fantastic choice for a family of four.

Craving Lappish cuisine while being here? Head to Restaurant Okko onsite and enjoy a delectable spread of grilled reindeer sirloin with cloudberry sorbet and lichen cake. Wash all of it down with a tall glass of wine.

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Wilderness Hotel Inari & Igloos

Wifi Available

Address: Inarintie 2
201.61 km (125.3 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

2. Wilderness Hotel Nellim & Igloos (from USD 513)

Visitors come to this glass igloo hotel for the Northern Lights and the Aurora Bubble, a unique accommodation that lets them witness the natural spectacle from the comfort of their abode. Guests can unwind on the double bed and enjoy the best possible sights of the starlit skies through the glass roof. Best suited for a pair of lovebirds on a romantic getaway, the accommodation also comes with a sauna in the building next to it.

It is, however, not only the glass igloos that make the stay everlasting in your memory. The property organizes an array of activities that go a long way in making the trip exciting. Snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, ice fishing, and meeting the reindeer are only some of them.

There’s also a husky safari in which huskies will pull your sled while you enjoy viewing the frozen Lake Inari.

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Wilderness Hotel Nellim & Igloos

Wifi Available

Address: Nellimintie 4230
204.29 km (127.0 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing

3. Wilderness Hotel Muotka & Igloos (from USD 459)

If you want the thrill of admiring the Northern Lights from your bedroom, then Wilderness Hotel Muotka & Igloos is the go-to lodging. An incredible seasonal resort, this accommodation offers cottages that provide spectacular glass-dome ceilings, so viewing the amazing surroundings is flawless. Guests have a choice of basic, rustic rooms and suites - some with toasty fireplaces and soothing saunas - or cozy one-bedroom log cabins featuring extensive forest views. On the cusp of lovely Urho Kekkonen National Park, this hotel’s locale offers - either onsite or close by - a variety of outdoor activities like exciting skiing, heart-stopping snowmobiling, and scenic hiking.

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Wilderness Hotel Muotka & Igloos

Wifi Available

Address: Muotkantie 204
139.47 km (86.7 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

4. Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort - Igloos and Chalets (from USD 102)

Be treated like royalty at the delightful Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort - Igloos and Chalets. This moderately priced glass igloo in Finland boasts the globe’s biggest smoke sauna and is a true gem of rustic luxury. Excellent thermal, glass igloos showcase glass-roof-equipped bedrooms and cushy deluxe beds. If you choose a chalet, you can enjoy a nicely appointed cooking space, a cozy seating area, and a warm fireplace. Chalets also offer a great private sauna. To satisfy your exploration desires, Urho Kekkonen National Park is only 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) away. On-site dining features local Laplandic cuisine such as fresh salmon and hearty reindeer.

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Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort - Igloos and Chalets

Address: Kakslauttanen
140.0 km (87.0 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

5. Santa's Igloos Arctic Circle (from USD 1223)

Possessing an easygoing ambiance in a woodsy setting, Santa’s Igloos Arctic Circle is a dreamy accommodation. Filled with chic simplicity, this collection of splendid glass-roofed igloos features so much for a comfortable stay. Guests are provided little extras, such as convenient sleeping masks, soft bathrobes, and comfy slippers. Units offer a crisp flat-screen TV and a handy electric kettle for morning tea. This hotel even offers guests Northern Lights alarms upon request, so you’re sure not to miss Mother Nature’s awe-inspiring spectacle. If you want to bike or hike, this is the place. For tourist fun, head to Santa Claus Village, which is just moments away.

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Santa's Igloos Arctic Circle

Wifi Available

Address: Joulumaankuja 8
76.24 km (47.4 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Bar Non-smoking rooms Skiing Family rooms Breakfast in the room

6. Arctic Fox Igloos (from USD 785)

A divine accommodation in an isolated region near Lake Ranuanjärvi, Arctic Fox Igloos offers glass, igloo-style units that highlight an ultra-modern decor replete with slick furnishings. Rooms also feature rejuvenating private saunas and beautiful lake views. The kitchenette is well-equipped, but if you don’t want to cook stroll to the tasty restaurant and inviting bar for a hearty meal and a relaxing drink. If you want to experience some of the neighborhood’s touristy action, check out Ranua Wildlife Park, just 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) away.

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Ranua Resort Arctic Igloos

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 5 Leirintäalueentie
130.46 km (81.1 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Parking Restaurant Bar Terrace Airport shuttle Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Skiing

7. Revontuli Resort Glass Igloos (from USD 369)

Filled with a sophisticated wilderness charm, Lomakeskus Revontuli Glass Igloos is a pleasant beachfront property in a secluded area. With a much-earned, five-star rating, this property features dome-shaped units with panorama windows that afford lovely views. The beds are so comfy that anyone can easily drift off to sleep. There’s a wonderful private beach for the adults and a great playground for the kids. Bike rentals are available, if you want to explore beyond the immediate surroundings. Skiing in winter and hiking in the summertime is the popular activities at this first-rate accommodation.

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Revontuli Resort Glass Igloos

Wifi Available

Address: 1 Revontulentie
529.14 km (328.8 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Sauna Golf course (within 3 km)

8. Lapland Igloo

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Source: Photo by Flickr user Roderick Eime used under CC BY-ND 2.0

With every abode a blend of quaint cottage accents and cool igloo charm, Lapland Igloo is a real treasure on the Finland-lodging landscape. The glass-domed walls and roof of the units offer stupendous views of the sparkling lake and the property’s lovely garden. The Northern Lights are also visible. An attractive stone fireplace and handsome log-wood furniture enhance the back-country ambiance. The area features many outdoorsy recreations like fishing, hiking, and of course, snowmobiling. This locale is just 1.2 miles (1.9 kilometers) from Ranua Wildlife Park.

Lapland Igloo

Address: Keskustie 10, 97700 Ranua, Finland

Website: Lapland Igloo

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9. Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos (from USD 293)

If you’re an avid skier, you’ll want to stay at Santa’s Hotel Aurora. Tucked away in a fragrant pine forest, this hotel’s units provide easy access to towering downhill slopes and challenging cross-country tracks. The rooms boast a fun frontiersman-like elegance with homey decor and laid back furnishings. Request a room with northern views, so you can enjoy first-rate viewing of The Northern Lights. This hotel also has a convenient Northern Lights alert system in place. If you want to sightsee, take a tour of Amethyst Mine only 1.8 miles (3 kilometers) from the property or go to Pyhä-Luosto National Park, which is great for fishing and hiking activities.

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Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos

Wifi Available

Address: Luppokeino 1
7.73 km (4.9 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

10. Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos (from USD 191)

Residing on the exhilarating Arctic Circle, Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos is a prized lodging. Certain to awaken your adventuresome spirit, guest have a choice of a fabulous snow sauna or breezy outdoor hot tub to soothe sore muscles. There’s even a lakeside sauna, so you can indulge in the ultimate relaxation with a great view. An eye-popping ice bar and no less than three delectable eateries are available. The glass igloos are standouts, with perfectly heated floors to keep your toes toasty when striding across the room. Expert thermal-glass roofs provide a mesmerizing view of the expansive sky. An alarm service is installed to alert guests for the Northern Lights.

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Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos

Address: Lehtoahontie 27
84.96 km (52.8 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Bar Board games/puzzles Parking First aid kit available Shuttle service (additional charge) Cashless payment available Chapel/shrine Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines

11. SnowLounge AuroraHut Glass Igloos & Ice Hotel (from USD 317)

Your jaw will drop at the sight of SnowLounge AuroraHut Glass Igloos & Ice Hotel. This is the type of unique lodging you’ll brag to your friends and family about for the rest of your life. The units are only constructed with snow and pristine ice from a nearby lake and every room features a rare decoration comprised of snow and ice. The view may look cold from outside, but inside its warm and inviting. Don’t forget to check out the delicious restaurant, lively bar, and a splendid wedding chapel - all created from the region’s elements: snow and ice.

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SnowLounge AuroraHut Glass Igloos & Ice Hotel

Address: Revontulentie 7
88.39 km (55.0 mi) from Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Live music/performance WiFi Available Hiking Non-smoking throughout Parking Temporary art galleries Fire extinguishers Ski-to-door access

Finland's finest glass igloo hotels

Finland boasts some of Europe’s top skiing, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking. An outdoor wonderland of exciting recreation and marveled beauty, this country can inspire even the most committed homebody to get out and explore. When you retire at the end of the day, make your stay extra special by opting for one of these enticing glass igloos so that you can continue to view Finland’s beauty well into the night.

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Frequently asked questions about glass igloo hotels in Finland

1. What is the average price per night for a glass igloo hotel in Finland?

The average price per night for a glass igloo hotel in Finland is approximately 455 USD. If you would like to book a budget-friendly one during your stay here, you can consider Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort - Igloos and Chalets or Santa’s Hotel Aurora & Igloos.

2. Which glass igloo hotels in Finland have parking?

Most of the glass igloo hotels in Finland provide car parking facilities on the premises. You can check out the best ones such as Wilderness Hotel Muotka & Igloos, Arctic Fox Igloos, or Revontuli Resort Glass Igloos for on-site parking.

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Catherine has written professionally for over 10 years, and a sizable amount has been travel writing. Her desire to see the world was sparked at a very young age. Growing up, there were many family...Read more

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