Star Arctic Hotel is located on the top of the Kaunispää Mountain “Beauty Hill” of Saariselkä, near Ivalo, and 270 km north of the Arctic Circle in Lapland, Finland. There is an excellent transportation network in the area, despite laying in the heart of the Arctic. The European highway number 75 runs through the area, along the road to the Arctic Sea, and it is only 25 kilometres away from Ivalo International Airport, which have regular direct flights from Helsinki. Here, the Nordic modern civilization is perfectly integrated with Lapland’s own unique culture, which are all surrounded by a pure and touchless natural environment with a beautiful and unique arctic landscape.
From inside the hotel or any room, you can experience the full view of Saariselkä as well as immerse you into the beautiful arctic landscapes in the distance. The hotel’s exterior design blends harmoniously with the surroundings of the nature. All rooms are equipped with large glass windows facing toward the landscape, which is a perfect balance of modern architecture embodied with simple elegance.
The Scenic View Suite: A two-floor scenic view suite specially designed for both aurora hunting and admiring the arctic landscape. The large view window beside the king bed at the second-floor faces north, from where the northern lights mostly appears . The wall window at the first floor faces south, where Saariselkä is located and can be seen amidst the Lappish landscape.
Glass Cabins: Under Glass Cabin’s glass roof, guests can lie in bed while gazing upon the arctic sky. The glass roof faces north, where the northern lights appear more frequently. Equipped with a private WC facility, equipment and shower.