Providing a unique experience in the Saariselkä fell region of Lapland, 250km north of the Arctic Circle, Kakslauttanen is a family owned and operated resort located on the edge of the wilderness. Here you can enjoy the very best of Lapland's nature and culture as you spend your days enjoying a whole host of winter activities before returning to the warmth and comfort of your choice of unique accommodation.
Choose the more traditional log cabins with their real wood fires and saunas or for the ultimate luxury the brand new Kelo-Glass Igloos combine the comfort of a cosy log cabin with the bonus of a unique glass roofed bedroom. Also home to the world famous heated Glass Igloos, you can spend the night under the stars as the northern lights dance above or for the ultimate challenge opt for the snow igloo.
Possibly one of Finland's most famous and unique accommodations, the Glass Igloos allow you to view the northern lights from the comfort of your own bed. 2 and 4 person igloos are available throughout the northern lights season.
New for November 2015, the Kelo-Glass Igloo combines the comfort and warmth of a Kelo pinewood cabin with the sensational views of the world famous glass igloos. Sleeping up to 6 people and featuring a private sauna, fireplace, kitchenette and a double bedroom with a stunning glass roof, these unique accommodations surpass expectations.
The kelo log cabins offer traditional Finnish accommodation for 1 to 10 guests. Their rustic style fits perfectly into their wild surroundings and whilst you won't find modern conveniences such as a television or dishwasher inside, you will enjoy the more simple pleasures of a fireplace and sauna.
For the very brave why not stay the night in a snow igloo. In the northern reaches of Lapland the outside temperature can dip to -40° but inside these surprisingly soundproof igloos the temperature remains a consistant -3° to -6° and thermal sleeping bags are provided for your comfort.
The truly classy Queen Suites offer a romantic retreat for couples. This spacious kelo cabin feature a great bathroom with a huge soaking tub and private sauna, whilst on the terrace you can relax under the northern skies in the warm water of the outdoor Jacuzzi.
For a honeymoon to remember the Wedding Chamber, an Earth Lodge with turf roof, blends into the landscape creating the perfect love nest and hideout.
Transport yourself into an authentic Lapland lifestyle in this century old traditional log house. Complete with open fireplace and sauna this little piece of history sleeps 2 adults and 1 small child.
When in Lapland a visit to Santa is a must and here at Kakslauttanen the man himself will not only to invite you to stay in his home but he's also willing to give up his bedroom!
Whether you choose to dine in the traditional Kelo Restaurant in the East Village or the West Village's Aurora Restaurant with its glass igloo bar, guests will be spoilt for choice with menus inspired by Lappish favourites and Asian delicacies.
Location Saariselkä, Finnish Lapland
Season August to April
Activities Guided activities, cross country and downhill skiing nearby.
Suitable for Individuals, couples & families
Prices may vary according to season, room type & special offers. Please contact us for details.