The Christmas spirit arguably doesn’t get any stronger than in Lapland, the reputed homeland of Santa Claus. Whether you’re naughty or nice, the friendly elves of Santa’s Village will show you around the post office (every postcard sent from this charming place will be marked with a special stamp), the reindeer’s quarters and more. Even if your visit falls in the other seasons, there’s lots to see all year round. Lapland is well known for its majestic natural scenery, including the expansive Lake Inari where you’ll find perch, pike fish and rainbow trout biting at your lines. That’s definitely not all the wildlife you will see either — Lapland’s indigenous wolves and brown bears roam the frozen forests. If you’re really lucky, you may also be able to marvel at the beautiful aurora borealis or northern lights, the dramatic green hued glow painted across the sky. If you’re planning a trip to this magical city, do check out the list before for some great accommodation options to keep you warm and toasty indoors.
This is a clean, spacious apartment for four. It has four beds and one bathroom, plus a simple kitchen. The apartment building is also serviced by a lift, which definitely helps bring your luggage up to the guest house. Centrally located, the apartment is within walking distance from cafes, the shopping district, and a lovely park for some fresh air. Several tour agencies are also located nearby.
Pleasant home in the heart of townSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe apt was neat and the kitchen was fully stocked with all the necessary amenitiescafes are also just downstairs or nearby for great breakfastthe beds were very comfortableflat is clean and cozy with all amenities you may think ofthere is ample shelf space for clothes and a very comfortable couchbed is very clean and comfortableclean and self sufficientthe house is very clean and comfortableit is very clean and well equippedthe house is very clean and nice
Host:helvi is very welcoming hosthelvi is a wonderful and attentive hosthelvi is very friendly and can response quicklyhelvi is a great host and very hospitablehelvi and tapio are great hostsRead more reviewsthe location is just perfectamazing location literally in the city centreperfect location right in the cityall equipment are good and location very convenientexcellent location in the hearth of the city
This lovely, modern apartment is simply but tastefully decorated. With four comfortable beds (including a sofa bed), the apartment accommodates up to six guests. The kitchen and dining area are also well equipped, which makes preparing your own meals a breeze. The location of the guest house is fantastic, with a 24-hour supermarket just minutes away by foot. Meanwhile, everyone’s favorite Santa Claus Village is only a stone’s throw away.
Karin apartments penthouse
Top guest reviewswifi is strong and stablethe bathroom was stocked with body wash and shampoo which was a huge plusthe beds are comfortable and the blankets are warmspacious apartment with a great view close to everything you needgreat location clean apartment nice stay make sure to bring your own shampoo all other essentials were therevery clean and excellent communication from kariit was super clean and comfortablethe space was clean and spaciousbig and clean spacesthe apartment was spotlessly clean
Host:and kari is a brilliant hostkari was really kind for usthe host is very responsive and reply very rapidlythe host was very responsive and helpfulkari is a real super hostRead more reviewsnice location close to train station and bus stationgreat location in city centergreat central apartment in perfect locationgreat location in the city centrevery great location for sightseeing
This cabin is full available for rent by up to four guests. Your host is a firm believer of environmentally conscious choices, so the apartment has a geothermal system for heating water, and electrical appliances are powered by renewable resources. The cozy cabin contains three beds (including a fun bunk bed) and sleeps up to four guests. As an extra bonus, guests can also make use of the host’s sleds and outdoor cooking equipment. It is also possible to have freshly prepared breakfast served nearby for a small extra charge.
The Blueberry Studio No. 2Rovaniemi, FinlandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsa plus is the heated bathroom floor tiles we enjoyed our stayroom is good space for 4 and with breakfastwe felt very comfortable julia and her husband were very friendlya very cute and cozy place with all the amenities you need for a familyit's a quiet and comfortable apartment with fully equipped bathroom and kitchenwe found very clean and cosy appartment - everything we neededjulia's place was very comfortable clean and greatclean place hot shower with cooking facilitiesher place is cozy as clean and comfortablethe studio was clean
Host:the hospitality was amazing and she was very helpful and kindthe host was super nice and always willing to help usjulia is a great host super quick in response and helpfulthe host was so nice to call for a taxi for us and provided many local travel informationall the tips she shared before travelling were really very helpfulRead more reviewsvery well located close to the city center and the railway stationgood location- 10-15 mins walk from main shopping areathe location is very goodthe location is perfect as all the main shopping areas are within walking distanceis a very good location just 15 mins to shopping centre
This cabin is the epitome of rustic, homely comfort. Its walls are fortified with exposed logs and the furnishings are crafted traditionally from wood. The house contains two beds and one toilet, while the shower is located in your host’s main house just nearby. Location wise, the cabin is near various restaurants and a supermarket that opens til late. However, your hosts will also provide staples in the kitchen for you to cook a hearty meal.
Traditional timberhouse in Lapland
Top guest reviewsthe cabin heats quite well with the wood stove and electric heaters are just back upit was very warm clean and tidy and complete with tv and excellent wifithe cottage itself is warm well appointed and cozythe cottage was pleasantly warm at our arrival and instructions for the stove sauna showerit's very comfortable surrounded by nature and yet very close to all amenities (including airport)everything clean and nicely preparedclean comfortable and cozyit was all really clean and the communication went very welleverything was very clean and it was very quiet tooi mean really clean--to an impressive degree--like nice resort clean
Host:nice host with thoughtful tipsreijo and anna were great hostsshe was so helpful giving me travel advice and tips about getting aroundreijo was a great hostreijo is a very kind hostRead more reviewsthe location is nicegreat location to enjoy all of laplandperfect location for country skiing in the areathe location was easy and convenient to find with navigationand easy access to the ukk national park via bus
This bright and stylish apartment for four has one queen bed and two single beds. The tidy bathroom is small but well equipped with ample toiletries and even a washing machine. The apartment is situated in a peaceful area and surrounded by nature. The gorgeous frozen lake Ounasjoki is a mere 500 meters away, where you can go hiking, ice fishing, and just enjoy the scenery.
Cozy ApartmentsKittilä, Lappi, FinlandSuperhost
Top guest reviewswhole apartment for myself with all necessary amenities would fit also well for a longer staybeautiful and cozy apartment with all the amenitiesa modern apartment with all comfortsthe clothes dryer is spacious and very useful after returning to the apartment with wet clotheswe had a very comfortable stay at ani’s placesuper clean comfy bedsnice apartment which was clean and cozyanna place was very cleanit is very clean and comfortablevery bright and clean appartment
Host:she was helpful and answered my questions quicklyanna is very responsiveanna is a amazing host helpful and friendlyshe is very kind personshe is a great host and i definitely recommendRead more reviewsthe location is great to visit the pallas-yllästunturi national parkgreat location: 10-15 minute walk to a supermarket coffee shop and restaurantsanna’s place is beautiful and very well situated in kittiläanna’s place is spacious stylish and perfectly located near the airport and levi ski resortwas really pretty place to stay and in a good location
This striking cottage with white trim can be spotted from a mile away. It has two bedrooms and six beds, making it suitable for big groups of up to six. The guest house is equipped with modern amenities like an electric stove, dishwasher, and laundry facilities. One of its extra special features is the separate sauna building with wood burning stove, where you can relax and detox in privacy.
A cozy cottage by the riverSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage has beautiful views and all the facilities for a perfect staythe children slept in the loft room which has a glass frount and amazing views over the lakecosy warm well equipped comfortable and in the most spectacular settingalthough remote wifi and television reception were both gooda very beautiful and cozy cottagethe place was really clean and properly equippedwell equiped and cleaneverything was perfectly arranged for us it was clean and our stay was very comfortableit is a beautiful calm clean and light cottage with a great terracethe accommodation is very comfortable and clean and exactly how it was described in the information
Host:hosts were very helpfullovely home anna is an amazing hostanna was very supportive and very good hostanna and samuli are fantastic hoststhe hosts were exceptionally friendly and accommodatingRead more reviewsgood location if you arrive by carall perfect from the riverside location and just a few kilometers from rovaniemithe place is very cutethe location was ideal for santa activities we drove easily to these major attractions 20minutesa perfect stay close to rovaniemi but in the middle of a beautiful nature
This traditional log cabin is much more spacious than it looks and can sleep up to six guests. Inside there are a total of two single beds, one sofa bed, and one toddler bed. However, its rustic amenities are powered by limited solar electricity and there is no running water within the cabin. Hence, this rental is best suited for the adventurous guests who love being close to nature. In fact, the cabin is so secluded in the forest that there is no direct road and the nearest parking lot is 150 meters (492 feet) away. You will have complete peace and privacy!
Lakeside cottage with a saunaKuusamo, Finland
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable excellent sauna view above expectation
Host:thank you for hostingpetteri was very helpful and active lovely host thank you very muchpetteri is a great host very responsible and carefulpetteri was answering very fast to questions and was helpfulpetteri is very kind and helpful - he answers questions very quicklyRead more reviewsgreat location quiet and cozya beautiful and peaceful locationa fantastic isolated location really shows the beauty of the finnish landscapethis place is the best in the middle of nowhere we enjoyed every second of itthe cottage near the lake is a peaceful and quiet environment totally in the middle of nowhere
The apartment in this listing features three beds and provides ample space for up to three guests. Its exposed wood walls, fireplace and warm lights give the rooms a warm, enchanting glow. This unit is located in a slightly more remote spot and the closest stores are approximately 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) away. However, you will be right beside the wonderful Ylä-Juumajärvi lake, various national parks, and berry and mushroom picking grounds.
Apartment/sauna near the KARHUNKIERROS/RUKAKuusamo, Pohjois-pohjanmaa, FinlandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeautiful view over the lake comfortable beds and hot showerthe place is beautiful all around is nature birds singing and squirrels jumping the house is fantastic and comfortableit is a really cozy and beautiful cottagethe apartment is absolutely wonderful wide clean and very confortable with a superb view on the forest and lakemarja is very welcoming the apartment is beautiful very nice sauna in the park with views of the lakesuper clean comfortable bedsclean and very comfortable apartmentclean well-stocked and cosythe place was very clean and it felt very safeclean and cozy place would recommend
Host:the hosts are kind and attentiveowners really friendly and helpfulnice hosts and beautiful mature&apartmentmaria is very nice hostthe hosts were welcoming and made sure we felt comfortableRead more reviewsthe location is perfect if you're planning to walk karhunkierrosand a great location from raul skiingthe house is located close to a lake it must be wonderful in summer timelocation is great perfect for walks in nearby oulanka national parkvery nice place in a fantastic location
This listing is for a modern apartment with two bedrooms and one bathroom. Each bedroom features one bed, and the living room contains a bed, pull out sofa, and a futon. A total of five guests can sleep here comfortably. Located right in the heart of Rovaniemi, you’ll be within walking distance from a range of restaurants, bars, shops and other amenities. The famous Santa Park Christmas Village is just 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) away.
Apartment 52m2, center of RovaniemiRovaniemi, Lappi, Finland
Top guest reviewsthe wifi is great and fastthe apartment look exactly like what it is shown in the photosvery clean lovely living room space and lots of extras (t&c hairdryer christmas tree )the apartment was nice just as describedvery nice apartment space is big enough for 3 of usclean and comfortable apartmentthe apartment is clean and cozywe find the house very clean n well maintainedthe apartment is clean and tidythe flat is clean and there is everything
Host:oula and his mom are superb hosts and made us feel at home immediatelythe host and his mother were really kindhost is very friendly and available to give you every advice and informationshis mother also very kind and explan everythinghe is really a very helpful hostRead more reviewsthe location was greatgreat location and apartment close to everythinggreat location easily accessible to citylocation is excellent right in the city close to supermart restaurants fast food and shopping centresperfect for airport bus and no
The blueberry bedroom is a quaint, cozy room in a single storey cabin. The room contains two beds, a snug armchair, and some furnishings for storing your clothing. You’ll also have access to a tidy bathroom, kitchen and living room. Your host strongly emphasizes eco-friendly practices, including recycling, the use of geothermal systems for heating water, and the use of bicycles instead of vehicles. For this reason, guests can borrow bicycles to get around for free and you are welcome to lounge around or have your meals in the host’s beautiful garden.
The Blueberry Bedroom No. 2Rovaniemi, Finland
Lapland, a real winter wonderland
Get ready for an unforgettable journey to the endless wilderness, stunning natural phenomenons and a variety of family friendly festivities. We hope this list has been useful in planning your trip!
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