Swedish Lapland, Sweden
This magnificent luxury boutique hotel is located in Jukkasjärvi, 200 km north of the Arctic Circle in Swedish Lapland, Sweden. Made from natural snow and ice from Torne River, ICEHOTEL is one of the world’s most unique hotels. Innovative and inspiring, it is rebuilt every year from scratch and is filled with dazzling ice sculptures and ice chandeliers.
Offering facilities including a restaurant and an ice bar, it will appeal to those seeking an unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience in the land of the midnight sun.
The hotel provides 55 spectacular rooms and suites featuring beds built on on ice blocks and sumptuous fur throws. The Art Suites designed by artists from around the world are particularly impressive.
There are endless activities on offer and Lightfoot Travel can create a personalised itinerary to ensure you have an unforgettable stay. Marvel at the ice sculptures found in each room, see the Northern lights on a snowmobile, take an ice sculpting glass or enjoy a romantic dinner on ice. Sip a cocktail at ICEBAR or warm up in the sauna.
The ICEHOTEL is open between December and April.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Swedish Lapland into a greater Sweden holiday. Take a look at Sweden Winter Holiday as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
- Location and getting there:
ICEHOTEL is located in Jukkasjärvi in Sweden’s Lapland. The closest airport is Kiruna, which is 90 minutes from Stockholm.
The hotel provides approximately 55 rooms and suites across 5 categories ranging from simple but spacious Snow Rooms to the stunning Deluxe Suites, which feature an en suite sauna. Beds are made from blocks of ice with a wooden base and mattress covered with reindeer skin. You also have the option to combine a night or two in ICEHOTEL with a few nights in a warm room or chalet in the neighbouring building.
Restaurant and bar
Conference and meeting facilities
Skiing, snowmobile tours, dog sled trips, horseback riding,
In the summer you can go canoeing along Torn River, hike in the Lappish forests or try fishing.
The experience is more suited to older children.