As the world’s very first hotel built of snow and ice, situated in the Northern Sweden village of Jukkasjärvi, this will definitely be an experience to remember. It’s also a great spot for viewing the spectacular Northern Lights. The hotel is situated just 15 km from Kiruna Airport (KRN) and 17 km from Kiruna train station.
Offering an experience unlike any other, the hotel offers 65 ‘Cold Rooms’ featuring beautiful frozen carvings as well as wooden chalets on site for those who prefer a ‘Warm Room’ complete with TV, free WiFi and en suite bathroom. The Deluxe Suite comes complete with large bed and seating area made of ice and snow, as well as an ensuite sauna and WC. There is also a Northern Lights Suite with a lighting installation created to resemble the Aurora Borealis. Art Suite: Beautifully carved by hand, all individually designed by hand-picked artists.
Take a horseback ride across the snowy landscape and admire the wildlife such as moose and deer. There is also the opportunity to view the Northern Lights on horseback, snowmobile or via a chartered flight. There is also the opportunity to take part in ice sculpting lessons and experience the fascinating culture of the native Sami people who are indigenous to the Jukkasjärvi area.
The ICEHOTEL Restaurant offers traditional Swedish dishes such as fillet of reindeer and moose carpaccio. While ICEBAR BY ICEHOTEL offers guests the chance to sip cocktails and champagne out of glasses made entirely out of ice. Lastly, the Old Homestead affords fantastic views of the Torne River where you can tuck into traditional rustic home cooking.
Marknadsvägen 63981 91 JukkasjärviSweden