Set in Saariselkä, Northern Lights Village features a restaurant, bar and free WiFi. The property has its own reindeer paddock, where guests are welcome to watch and pet the reindeer. Free parking is available. The glass-roofed cabins offer the possibility to see the Northern Lights from your own cabin. A mini-bar, electric kettle and private bathroom with shower are standard in each cabin. The on-site restaurant Kota features a cozy fireplace and specializes in local food from Lapland. Guests can engage in a variety of activities at Northern Lights Village, such as snowmobile and husky safaris, as well as Northern Light hunting trips. Cross-country skiing and snowshoe hiking are also possible. The nearest airport is Ivalo Airport, 16 mi from the property.

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

Northern Lights Village has been welcoming guests since Sep 28, 2016

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free Private Parking Available On Site



Hot tub/Jacuzzi



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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Saariselka
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  • Carter
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Amazing huts in the wilderness and perfect to see the lights. Also fantastic excursion options.
  • Reva
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
  • Jorge
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I was welcomed by the employees and took care of me while I was there. I have difficulties with my back that doesnt let me enjoy as much as I could, but the staff made me feel like one of their own and I had the best time ever. Employees like...
  • A
    The glass roof and lights by the bedside The alarm for the Aurora Lights The Heater in the room Quietness Friendly and very helpful staff (reception and tour staff) Comfy and warm bed Wonderful tour guides The overalls, which one could keep...
  • Abhay
    USuperb place. Away from Saariselka village. In wilderness. Perfect placement of the glass roof facing north. Heavenly view of the sky in the night. Experience of Northern lights was out of this world. Good food. Must try Sauteed...
  • Kelly
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    amazing individual cabins with views towards the skies in hopes of catching the Auroras. AMAZING food included in my rate and walkable to the small town shops and other restaurants
  • Jacob
    beautiful, clean, wide windowed cabins were amazing to come home to after exploring the cold winter wonderland.
  • Ceri
    United Arab EmiratesUnited Arab Emirates
    We transferred to the NLV after a few nights in a nearby cabin - and having already done many activities, all I wanted to do was lie in the bed looking out at the sensational window view! All of the reception staff were very helpful and we were...
  • Vonetta
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    that you are so north you can see the stars and if it’s a clear night the northern lights. staff was friendly and helpful.
  • Tatsapat
    The service is very good. Food also very delicious. And with covid situation, price was such a great deal. Overall, very satisfied with this trips. Thanks for warm welcome.

Property questions and answers
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  • Any aurora alarm ? Is it charge?

    Hello! We have tablets in the Aurora Cabins and guests may order Aurora Alert via tablet free of charge.
    Answered on 15 November 2019
  • Our flight is scheduled to arrive at Ivalo at 22;00 and we still need to get to your resort, so please do you have a solution for this problem?

    Hi! You can book with us private transfer (70EUR/way) or shared shuttle (20EUR/person). There is also a public airport bus (10EUR/person) that stops r..
    Answered on 7 February 2020
  • What type of dinner you provided and what are the items

    We provide buffet dinner and a la carte. Buffet includes salads, bread, soup, meat, fish and vegetarian options. Buffet changes daily.
    Answered on 5 October 2020
  • Hi, does the Hotel provide appropriate snow gear e.g. clothing such as snow suits/ boots available for hire? Thanks!

    Hi! Thank you for your question. Winter Clothing rental is included to the accommodation prices for whole stay. This includes thermal overalls, boots..
    Answered on 3 October 2021
  • Is there transportation available to return to Rovaniemi airport? After the stay.

    Hello, thank you for asking! We have bus stop close to our resort. You can check the bus schedules from here:
    Answered on 15 February 2022
  • Hi Im planing to book for mid February. What are the chances of seeing aurora during this time? Thanks

    February is very good month for Aurora Hunting :) The change depends always on the weather so we recommend to stay at least few nights to have bette..
    Answered on 3 January 2022
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Resort Facilities at Northern Lights Village
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski rental on site
  • Ski school
    Additional charge
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
  • Skiing
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • iPad
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    Additional charge
  • Sauna
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Finnish
  • French
  • Dutch
  • Portuguese
  • Chinese

House rules

Northern Lights Village takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM


From 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM



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 15 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
Crib upon request
4 - 14 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 79 per child, 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.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Debit card Northern Lights Village accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the shared bathroom facilities are located in the main building.

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 coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Northern Lights Village 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.

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Tue, Sep 01, 2020 until Wed, Apr 21, 2021

FAQs about Northern Lights Village

  • Room options at Northern Lights Village include:

    • Chalet

  • Northern Lights Village offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Bike tours
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • The prices at Northern Lights Village may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Northern Lights Village is 2,600 feet from the center of Saariselka. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Northern Lights Village can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Northern Lights Village on this page.

  • Check-in at Northern Lights Village is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.