Located on the UNESCO-listed Ilulissat Icefjord in western Greenland is this 4-star hotel. It provides fine dining and a free shuttle service from Ilulissat Airport, 5 minutes’ drive away.

Modern furnishings and décor are featured in each Hotel Arctic room, as well as artwork by local artists. All have a flat-screen TV with cable channels, while some also offer a mini-bar and views over the sea and icebergs.

Disko Bay views, a summertime terrace and Greenlandic cuisine can be enjoyed at the gourmet Restaurant Ulo. Guests can unwind after dinner with a drink in the Ice Rock Bar. Car rental and a tour desk are also available at Arctic Hotel.

Restaurants and stores selling local handicrafts are within 20 minutes’ drive of the hotel, while the polar explorer Knud Rasmussen’s birthplace, now a museum, is 1.9 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Arctic has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 28, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info


Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
1 sofa bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is the WiFi signal strong enough to have a zoom meeting without issues?
    Yes, It is strong enough. Kind regards John / Reception
    Answered on 4 February 2022
  • If in quarantine: Cant remember if you said, if there is big buffet breakfast + can staff bring me lot of cereal, juice,bread,yoghurt? No suppa
    We prepare a plate for breakfast and bring it to the room, if in quarantine. It is served with tee or Coffee and juice. Kind regards John / Reception
    Answered on 15 August 2021
  • Is there anywhere to smoke on the property?
    Hello, There is a glass house outside reserved for smokers. It is on the terrace by the restaurant. Regards, Reception / Clara
    Answered on 21 March 2023
  • What time leaves the last shuttle from the city back to the hotel?
    The last bus will depart at 5.30 pm.
    Answered on 15 July 2022
  • What time is breakfast?
    Between 06:00 and 10:00.
    Answered on 2 October 2022
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Amenities of Hotel Arctic
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2
Most popular amenities
Non-smoking rooms
Airport shuttle (free)
Free WiFi
Free parking
Room service
Fitness center
Facilities for disabled guests
Family rooms
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Happy hour
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • 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
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Mosquito net
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Danish
  • English
  • Greenlandic

House rules

Hotel Arctic takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM


Until 10:00 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 12 and above are considered 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 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
DKK 400 per child, per night
Crib upon request
DKK 400 per child, per night
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
DKK 400 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
DKK 500 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 not allowed.

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The fine print

If you wish to request the free transfer from Ilulissat Airport, please contact Hotel Arctic in advance with your flight details. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property.

Please be aware that when booking 5 rooms or more, other deposit and cancellation policies might apply. The property will contact you to inform you after the booking is made.

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.

FAQs about Hotel Arctic

  • Hotel Arctic is 2,800 feet from the center of Ilulissat.

  • Yes, Hotel Arctic is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Guests staying at Hotel Arctic can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Check-in at Hotel Arctic is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Hotel Arctic offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Massage chair
    • Happy hour
    • Fitness

  • Room options at Hotel Arctic include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Double