This hotel is located in the heart of Luosto Village. It offers rooms with a private sauna, free Wi-Fi and easy access to downhill slopes and cross-country tracks. Most rooms at Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos have northern views, which is ideal for watching the Northern Lights. In addition, the hotel has a unique Northern Lights alerting system via mobile app. Some guest rooms have a fireplace. A number of rooms include a separate sleeping area and a living room. Each guest room includes free wired internet access. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos has free private parking spaces. The in-house restaurant serves a breakfast buffet as well as 3-course meals and an à la carte menu. The dishes are based on local ingredients. In addition, the hotel has a bar with a fireplace. The surrounding Pyhä-Luosto National Park offers activities such as hiking and fishing.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos has been welcoming guests since Feb 25, 2010

Nearby Ski Lifts:
  • Perhe-ja lastenhissi Ski Lift - 700 feet
  • Kantahissi Ski Lift - 750 feet
  • Kantahissi Ski Lift - 750 feet
  • Aurinkohissi Ski Lift - 2,100 feet

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Free private parking


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Room Type
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 twin bed
Bedroom 2:
1 twin bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 4:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 5:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 6:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 7:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 8:
1 twin bed
Bedroom 9:
1 twin bed
Bedroom 10:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 11:
2 twin beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Sanjit
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very close to summer walking trails and amethyst mine.
  • Juliana
    We liked the bed, very comfortable. Sauna was really good too. Breakfast was great as well
  • Valeria
    Small but comfy room with tasteful interior design. Nice little bathroom + sauna. Free tee and coffee. Excellent breakfast.
  • Tommi
    Right next to slopes, although we were visiting during summer. Sauna in the room! Good breakfast and nice surroundings in general.
  • Katri
    Wonderful, considerate staff and beautiful location.
  • Thomas
    The breakfast Private sauna Spacious room Close to the ski station
  • Andrei
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    all activities are taken care of by local providers and it is good that there are several of them because prices can bite!
  • Sandra
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    Friendly staff, beautiful room & view, affordable gift shop.
  • Lohit
    igloos stay was amazing. great location away from city. good connectivity by city bus. breakfast was nicely assorted, fantastic apple pie
  • Mauricemvs
    The Staff is incredibly nice 👌 really making efforts

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • Can you fit a family of 2 adults and 3 children in any of your rooms/ igloos? The children will be 5/8/10 yrs old when we want to visit.

    Hello, thank you for your questions. Our suite room can fit a family of five in and also we can offer interconnecting igloos for you. Then you have tw..
    Answered on 27 December 2020
  • We are a family of 2 adults and 1 child (10 years old). Is it possible to stay all in one igloo?

    Hello, Yes, we have possibility for one extra bed in some of the igloos. With kind regards, Katarina Löfström
    Answered on 24 September 2021
  • Hi, We wanted an igloo room from 1st to 5th Jan 2020 (2 adults). Do you have any available?

    Hello, Thank you for your message. At the moment we have one igloo left for this period. With kind regards, Katarina Löfström
    Answered on 27 November 2019
  • Do ypu arrange transport from the nearest airport

    Hello, Thank you for your question. There is a local Skibus connection from Rovaniemi airport to Luosto and right to in front of our hotel. We also or..
    Answered on 2 October 2021
  • Can I get assistance booking for Dec 2022 or 2023

    Hello, Yes, please send us e-mail to and let´s see what we can offer you. With kind regards, Katarina
    Answered on 2 October 2021
  • Dear Sir We would like to book your hotel for 23-25th Dec: Glass igloo 25-26th Dec: Standard Double Room with Sauna with airport pickup and drop faci..

    Dear Sir, Sorry for our late reply. We have received online your booking to the igloos and and the room, so from our part everything is ok and we ar..
    Answered on 18 November 2019
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant Aurora
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Amenities of Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • View
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski rental on site
  • Ski school
    Additional charge
  • Ski storage
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Car rental
    • Express check-in/out
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Heating
    • Soundproof rooms
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Finnish

    House rules

    Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 4 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 3 years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 25 per stay
    Crib upon request
    € 25 per stay
    4 - 12 years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 30 per child, per night
    13+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 40 per person, per night

    Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted ATM card Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note the reception and restaurant opening hours might be restricted. In this case guests will be contacted before the arrival and guests will receive instructions for check-in and for breakfast. Breakfast might be served as a breakfast box depending on the restaurant opening times.

    Please note that fireplaces are not in use during summer season.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

    Please inform Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    Restaurant Aurora: Closed from Thu, Jun 01, 2023 until Mon, Aug 21, 2023

    FAQs about Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos

    • Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Skiing

    • The prices at Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos is 1,150 feet from the center of Luosto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant Aurora

    • Room options at Santa's Hotel Aurora & Igloos include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Villa