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Accommodation in Karesuando & Hetta

Davvi Lodge Hotel & Cabins

Davvi Arctic Lodge Hotel
Davvi Arctic Lodge

THE DAVVI ARCTIC LODGE is set on the edge of the wilderness, on a quiet secluded hillside in the village of Karesuando. Here, you will experience the peace and tranquillity of this beautiful region, unsullied by mass tourism or commercialisation, coupled with a local hospitality that is always eager to extend a warm welcome to visitors.

The centrepiece of the hotel is its beautiful restaurant, which provides spectacular panoramic views across the snow-covered hillside towards the Swedish part of Karesuando, just across the nearby border. Many guests enjoy exploring the surroundings in their free time.

The design of the restaurant is inspired by the Sami kota, the reindeerhide tent that has for centuries been the traditional home to the nomadic people of the region. The restaurant is roughly semi circular in shape, with ceiling beams each joining a centre point, as do the supporting poles of a kota. Nearby is the lounge area, again part of a circular structure, with a centre skylight that represents the ventilation hole at the top of a Sami kota. The lounge is comfortably furnished with sofas, chairs and occasional tables, and is equipped with a large flat-screen television.

The Davvi Arctic Lodge has a warm and friendly atmosphere and is well run by a conscientious staff, who are dedicated to ensuring that you enjoy your stay at their hotel to the fullest extent.


Davvi Arctic Cabins
Davvi Arctic Cabins

THE ROOMS AND CABINS The hotel rooms are set on two floors in a wing that extends from the main building. The rooms are simply furnished and comfortable. The twin rooms sleep two, plus one additional person on an extra bed. The family rooms sleep up to five, with two single beds, a large sofa bed for up to two children, and an extra camp bed available for a third child. All rooms are en suite, although a few of the bathrooms are very small. Some have been recently refurbished.

In addition, the Davvi Arctic Lodge offers accommodation in cabins within its grounds. The cabins are simple but cosy and all are en suite, with tea and coffee-making facilities. Most cabins are semi-detached and sleep up to four, with two single beds plus a sofa bed for up to two children in a large open-plan area. There are two, large, detached cabins that can sleep five or six, with two bedrooms each containing two single beds and a sofa bed in the living area that can take one or two children. All cabins are just yards from the main building, where meals are taken.

DAVVI FELL HOUSE Larger family accommodation situated on the edge of a vast pine forest just moments from the main lodge (approx 100m). The accommodation has both one and two bedroom options. All have ensuite facilities including bath and showers. All meals are taken in the main restaurant.

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AURORA HOUSE A TOUCH OF LUXURY DESIGNER LIVING AT THE DAVVI ARCTIC LODGE.

The Davvi Arctic Lodge offers comfortable rooms and cabin accommodation but for those who would like to enjoy something extra special, Davvi now offers wonderful designer accommodation.

Situated in the heart of the Davvi grounds and therefore convenient for the main hotel and its bar and dining facilities, accommodation at the Aurora House takes your Arctic experience to new levels, with underfloor heating, freestanding baths, saunas and modern log burning stoves.

This is sumptuous Scandinavian chic, a standard unparalleled within the Davvi Arctic Lodge and rarely found elsewhere in Finland. The Aurora House accommodation would ideally suit a couple who want to enjoy a touch of Arctic wilderness luxury, or a family of up to four seeking to enjoy designer accommodation during their stay in Lapland.

You have a choice of accommodation when staying in our premier Aurora House accommodation: either a Suite or single unit.
The Aurora House Suite is the ultimate in luxury accommodation at Davvi. The Suite comprises of a double bedroom with log-burning stove and large en-suite bathroom, including a free- standing bath and separate sauna; a second shower room; and a large living area with log-burning stove, designer furniture and a fold-down double bed.
The Superior and Deluxe rooms comprise of either a double bedroom and en-suite bathroom with free-standing bath, or a large sitting room with fold-down bed and a smaller shower room.

Tea and coffee making facilities are provided in the accommodation.

Please note that all meals will be taken at the Davvi Arctic Lodge restaurant, on the same basis as other hotel guests.

Hetan Lomakyla Hotel and Cabins

Hetan Lomakyla Hotel
Hetan Lomakyla Hotel

THE HETAN LOMAKYLA provides accommodation ideally suited to those who want to feel close to nature. Set a five-minute drive outside of the quiet village of Hetta, the accommodation is located on the banks of the river Närpistöjoki, near Lake Ounasjärvi. It comprises just four cabins, four cottages and four rooms that are available to use in the winter time.

The accommodation is simply furnished,clean and fully heated. The owner builds a tobogganing slope, which is lit up when night falls, so you can continue using the free toboggans to you heart’s content.

THE CABINS

The large cabins sleep five or six people (max. seven) over two floors.

A bedroom with two twin beds, an equipped kitchenette, and a lounge/ dining area where there is a dining table as well as a sofa that can sleep one adult or two children.In the upstairs loft area there are three beds.

The large cabins have: Shower & WC • Sauna • Television • Fireplace.

The small cabins sleep three or four people (max. five) on one floor. There's a bedroom with two twin beds, an equipped kitchenette, and a lounge/dining area where there are two twin beds and a sofa that can sleep one adult or two children.

Small cabins have: Shower & WC • Sauna • Television • Fireplace

Hetan Lomakyla
Hetan Lomakyla

THE COTTAGES

The cottages are detached and are 26 square metres. They can sleep two people comfortably with the possibility of a maximum of three.A small galley kitchenette is equipped and has a fridge, microwave, coffee maker, etc.

In the main lounge/dining area there is a dining table as well as two twin beds and a sofa that can sleep an additional person. Cottages have: Shower & WC • Television

THE ROOMS

There is one family room that can sleep three to four people and three rooms that can sleep two people. The family room has one bedroom with a double bed and a sofa bed in the lounge area that can sleep two children. There is also a private sauna and an equipped kitchenette. The twin rooms have two twin beds and can take an extra bed.Rooms have: Shower & WC • Television.

Jussantupa

Jussantupa Hotel
Jussantupa Hotel

THE JUSSANTUPA HOTEL is situated in the centre of the village of Hetta. As such it is one of the most prominent local hotels and this is manifest in its lively atmosphere and professional standards of service.

The hotel is located on the main road opposite local amenities and affords an excellent base from which to explore your surroundings.

The large restaurant area opens out from the pleasant lobby and there is a comfortable bar area, perfect for a nightcap or a game of pool. Rooms are neatly decorated using warm colours. The bathrooms are simple and clean each with a shower.

THE ROOMS

With just 30 rooms, the Jussantupa is ideal for parties of two or three or those families not requiring a family room. The twin rooms can sleep two with an extra bed possible for a child. All rooms have: Shower & WC • Telephone • TV & radio.

THE FACILITIES

The hotel also has a small lounge area with a small children’s play area. Internet is available during reception hours free of charge. The reception also serves as a small gift shop and bar*, serving snacks, hot and cold drinks as well as alcoholic beverages and a Pool table* The hotel also has separate communal female and male saunas as well as a private sauna* with lounge that can be booked for your party. There is also an after-sauna pool to cool down in.

*Local charge applies.

Hetan Majatalo

Hetan Majatalo
Hetan Majatalo

THE HETAN MAJATALO is an excellent choice for families and a place where you are sure to receive a friendly welcome.

The hotel is set back from the main road and backs onto a forest. The dining room is set in another building. The pine interior of the rooms gives the hotel a fresh feel.

THE ROOMS

With just 27 rooms, the Hetan Majatalo offers a range of room types to suit most family groups. The twin rooms can sleep two with an extra bed possible for a child. The family rooms vary in size and sleep four, five or six as standard, with the possibility of a simple extra bed for one more child in each case. Please note: extra beds constrict space, they will normally be placed in the loft area (family rooms only) and is usually a mattress for a child. There are also two rooms for the disabled or those less able. All rooms have: Shower & WC |• Telephone • TV and radio

THE FACILITIES

The hotel also has a small library and internet access*. The 24-hour reception also serves as a small gift shop and bar*. A fully-equipped fItiness room* and sauna are also available.

*Local charge applies.