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Aurora Village

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Jokikuja 250, Ivalo 99800 Finland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

The explanation is that the founder was from Liverpool and met (tripped over) his future wife in a pub, and ended up living in Northern Finland with nothing to do. He started a web site on the northern lights and from that got asked to...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This place is just heaven on earth. Like real life Narnia The little huts are just beautiful and surprisingly warm. You can only use 10mins of hot water an hour. Pre-book your excursions before you go, go dog sleighing, on the snow mobiles, aurora hunting....More

Thank Kimanx
Response from Abraham M, Guide & Program coordinator. at Aurora VillageResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback and good tips for fellow travelers. Regarding the showers, they do take about 15 minutes to ready another round of 10 minutes of hot water, we'll see if we can get them to speed up somehow. We're really...More

Reviewed 22 March 2018

We saw the northern lights on the first night, looking out of the cabin glass dome, really awe inspiring, drank Finnish vodka around a log fire, while watching reindeer walk by in the snow, we went on the husky safari, the snowmobile taster, sledding down...More

Thank David N
Response from Abraham M, Guide; activity officer. at Aurora VillageResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for your visit, David! It was a pleasure for all of us, we hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful, peaceful place. A chance to unwind amongst the snow and fir trees, whilst looking at the stars each night. Nothing too much trouble for the staff. Simple, delicious food and finnish vodka. Snow bikes, shoes and sledges all free to borrow on...More

Thank Emma S
Response from Abraham M, Guide; activity officer. at Aurora VillageResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for your visit, we hope to see you again sometime, and yes, snowmobiling truly is one of our favorite activities as well.

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Sadly, the people of the north realise what a tourist draw they have and sadly milk the tourists for all they can and this lodge is no different. It would be fine if it was cheaper but sadly it is a money-making machine that charges...More

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Response from Juha T, Omistaja at Aurora VillageResponded 23 April 2018

Hi, thanks for the review and Your stay with us! I would love to have cheaper rates but considering the fact that we are operational only for the winter season it puts some requirements on the income. Luckily, there are people who value what we...More

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Experience authentic Lapland under the Auroras. Our Aurora Cabins offer a fantastic view from the comfort of your bed towards the Northern sky where the Northern Lights most often appear dancing on the sky. More Aurora Village is a small authentic local accommodation site where you may experience the pure white snow, clean arctic air and meet a pack of reindeer living in the village with us. Grab a pai Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 273 - USD 1,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Finland > Lapland > Ivalo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 273 - USD 1,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Finland > Lapland > Ivalo
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Room & Suite (17)
Dining (4)
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"Ask for the back row of huts, so no one can see into your hut!"
Kimanx
12 Jul. 2018
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"cabins further away from main reception lodge will feel more remote"
traveljeffOslo
11 Mar. 2018
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"All cabins have glass viewing areas to be able to see the Aurora Borealis from your bed."
JiffTuna
20 Jan. 2018
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"If you can get rooms 1-5, you are nice and close to the main cabin."
DavidF875
7 Jan. 2018
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