Located 2km from the Rovaniemi railway station, 8km from the Santa Claus Village amusement park and a 10-minute walk from Arktikum Science Museum, the four-star Santa’s Hotel Santa Claus offers an ideal base for exploring the city’s main attractions. The rooms are kitted out with en-suite bathrooms, TVs, minifridges, tea- and coffee-making facilities and safes. On-site amenities include two restaurants serving Finnish dishes and Lapland specialities. Guests can also enjoy drinks and light snacks at the bar, open until late in the evening.
Situated an 11-minute walk from Arktikum Science Museum, 8km from Santa Claus Village and 9km away from Rovaniemi Airport, Scandic Rovaniemi offers a starting point for exploring the local area. The rooms come complete with en-suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and desks. The hotel features a restaurant serving Scandinavian cuisine. There is also a bar. Other facilities include a gym and a sauna.
Husky Safari from Rovaniemi Including a Husky Sled Ride
Be enchanted by the spectacular scenery of Lapland on a 20- or 30-minute husky safari from Rovaniemi. Climb aboard a traditional sleigh at a husky farm, after greeting the adorable huskies transporting you through the snow. Set off at an exhilarating pace and admire the frozen wilderness of Lapland, stopping to capture photographs and absorb panoramic vistas along the way. Revitalize with cookies and a hot drink before returning to your hotel after your magical experience.
Rovaniemi Guided Tour and Santa Claus Village
Get to know Rovaniemi and meet Santa Claus at the Santa Claus Village on this 3-hour, family-friendly tour. See Rovaniemi’s highlights on a panoramic tour as the guide shares facts about the city, Finnish Lapland’s capital. Then, travel through the countryside to the magical Santa Claus Village and come face to face with the great man himself in the Santa Claus Office. Visit the Main Post Office to send Santa Claus-stamped greetings, join an Arctic Circle crossing ceremony, and enjoy the shops, elves’ workshops, snow activities, cafés and more. Enjoy the gift shops and snow activities, and refuel at the restaurants and bars (own expense).
Groupon’s Guide To Lapland
Finland’s northernmost province, where the mysterious Northern Lights paint the clear Arctic sky, Lapland offers a range of ski resorts and holiday parks, with a variety of activities to choose from such as snowmobiling, husky tours, reindeer rides, cross-country skiing, ice fishing or simply enjoying the fresh northern air.
Rovaniemi, better known as the official residence of Santa Claus and the capital of Finnish Lapland, is home to the Arktikum Museum, a designed glass tunnel featuring two main exhibitions on Sami culture and city history. Children and adults alike will enjoy the Santa Claus village at the foot of Ear Mountain, where they can experience Christmas throughout the year and meet Santa and his little helpers while sipping on some hot cocoa.
Option 1: standard
- £249-£549 for 3 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £299-£799 for 4 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £349-£849 for 5 nights, depending on dates chosen
Option 1: with 1 tour (with choice between Husky safari from Rovaniemi including a Husky sled ride and Rovaniemi guided tour and Santa Claus village)
- £349-£645 for 3 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £395-£895 for 4 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £449-£945 for 5 nights, depending on dates chosen
Option 1: with 2 tours (Husky safari from Rovaniemi including a Husky sled ride and Rovaniemi guided tour and Santa Claus village)
- £449-£739 for 3 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £489-£995 for 4 nights, depending on dates chosen
- £545-£1,039 for 5 nights, depending on dates chosen