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Star Arctic Hotel

Kaunispää, 99830 Saariselka, Lapland

+358 444 194 000

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based on 569 reviews

About Star Arctic Hotel, Saariselka

Value for money

Star Arctic Hotel provides you with unique and stylish lodgings atop Kaunispää Mountain in the Finnish Lapland town of Saariselka. Its distinct rooms, location, and services make it a superb choice for couples, families, and groups, especially if you’re looking for an experience hotel surrounded by natural beauty and the chance to view the Northern Lights. While staying at Star Arctic Hotel, you can relax in the sauna, go hiking and canoeing, and explore the area via husky sled. Free parking is available onsite and airport shuttle service can also be arranged. A gift shop and a concierge desk are also provided, and pets may stay with their families at this smoke-free property. Accommodations consist of spacious suites and cabins, all of which have rustic and modern designs. You can choose from View Suites, with or without saunas, two twin beds and two sofa beds, or Aurora Cabins with one queen bed and two bunk beds. All feature free Wi-Fi, balconies, minibars, heating, flat-screen TVs, and soundproofing. You can awaken to a tasty breakfast service each morning. The hotel also boasts a restaurant serving Lappish cuisine and wine tastings. Local eateries, such as Pub Teerenpesa, Petronella, and Ravintola Kuukkeli, are easily reachable from the hotel. A stay at Star Arctic Hotel also provides you with access to many of the area’s most thrilling attractions, including Saariselkä Ski Lift, Lake Inarijärvi, Kummituskämppä Museum, and Wild Spirit Park, all worth the drive.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air purifiers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Landmark view
  • Carpeted
  • Mountain view
  • Ski storage


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop


  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Canoeing
  • Skiing
  • Ski-in/Ski-out

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access


  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Desk

Places of interest near Star Arctic Hotel

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Star Arctic Hotel location: Kaunispää, 99830 Saariselka, Lapland

Star Arctic Hotel Reviews

GreatBased on 569 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Amazing location and kind of private. (in 27 reviews)
  • Staff very kind and helpful (in 25 reviews)
  • Breakfast was very impressive as well. (in 21 reviews)
Cons -
  • Mostly new hotel issues. (in 12 reviews)
  • The bed is too soft for me. (in 4 reviews)
  • Rooms were small. (in 2 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


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Frequently asked questions

  • In Saariselka, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $510. Star Arctic Hotel is $192 cheaper than the city average at just $318/night.

  • Drive distance from Ivalo to Star Arctic Hotel and vice versa is 12.1 mi and the overall drive time is about 36min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Ivalo to Star Arctic Hotel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Star Arctic Hotel.

  • There is a restaurant at Star Arctic Hotel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +358 444 194 000 for kitchen hours.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Star Arctic Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +358 444 194 000.

  • For assistance from an employee at Star Arctic Hotel please call +358 444 194 000.

  • Yes, Star Arctic Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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