Building from snow and ice is our speciality. You are warmly welcome to come and experience our fairytale-like snow buildings and ice sculptures, even if you do not intend to stay overnight. The picturesque natural surroundings provide opportunities for all kinds of activities, such as ice fishing or snowshoe hiking, and the location is perfect for all activities offered in Rovaniemi.
Arctic Snow Hotel with its Ice Restaurant and outdoor activities is an excellent place to visit, surely providing memorable experiences for all its visitors.
Admission fees for the hotel grounds:
Adult 17 €
Child (2-12 years) 10 €
With the entrance ticket you are able to access Arctic SnowHotel and see the hotel rooms, Ice bar, Ice chapel and Ice restaurant inside of it.
The hotel area is open daily from 12 noon – 7 p.m. during December 20 – March 31.
Individual guests can join Visit programme activities which include return transfers from Rovaniemi, the activities mentioned below are arranged for groups and overnight guests.
Take an active hike together, with a group of friends or family in snowy nature. We organize guided snowshoe trips where you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature and the sounds heard within the snow-laden forests. Arranged for hotel guests at 14:00-16:00 (2 hours), 90€ / adult, 60€ / child.
Get truly inspired by winter by experiencing snow sculpting! Using the right tools, some really unbelievable creations can be sculpted from snow. Try for yourself what it is like to sculpt snow and let the artist in you run wild! This is arranged only for a group, minimum 10 persons.
The adjacent Lake Lehtojärvi is abundant with pike-perch, perch, whitefish, and of course there’s the giant pike that according to fishermen’s’ stories, has eluded them a number of times. Is the hole in the ice big enough? Arranged for hotel guests daily at 10:00-11:00 (1 hour).
After a short car drive, you arrive with our guide to local Finnish home. During this visit you will learn about living in Finnish Lapland and see how a local home looks inside. The lady of the house has prepared a dough for visitors and shows how traditional Finnish flatbread is made and each visitor can bake a small bread of his own. After the breads have been taken out of the oven, it is time to enjoy them with coffee/tea and local sweet pastries. Arranged for hotel guests at 13:45-15:15 (1,5 hours), 80€ / adult, 55€ / child.
Aurora eMotion operates world’s first electric snowmobile safaris (eSled) from our hotel premises. These safaris are environmentally sustainable and offer unique experience in small groups to explore clean and fresh Lappish nature. You can find information about their different safari options here. Bookings can be made through us.