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Hotel Santa Claus Expansion

Project Description

Santa’s Hotels in Rovaniemi has built a total of 71 glass igloos within the Arctic Circle, as well as a new building hosting a restaurant and reception facilities. Accommodation capacity: 162 beds + 71 extra beds, (a total of 71 igloos) • Room/apartment sizes: 19–28 sq. metres • Specialities: A glass ceiling for watching the Northern Lights, and, in the summer, the cooled igloo is perfect for admiring the midnight sun. The Arctic igloos were inspired by Lapland-style ‘kota’ huts. Each of the ten new igloos features an ensuite sauna.

Project Details


Development Type

Country / Developer



Budget / Cost

Estimated at 35.3M USD