The Davvi Arctic Lodge is a charming, simple hotel set on a quiet, secluded hillside in the border-village of Karesuando. The beautiful restaurant, its circular design inspired by the shape of a Sami reindeer corral, is the hotel’s centrepiece and from here you can enjoy panoramic views over the snow-covered hillside to Swedish Lapland located just across the border.
Double/Twin Room (Sleeps 2-5)
The hotel rooms are set on two floors in a wing that extends from the main building, rooms are simply furnished and comfortable. All can accommodate an extra bed, usually a convertible chair and, depending on your party size, larger double rooms featuring a sofa bed with space for an extra chair bed are available in the downstairs of the hotel.
* Please note that if these larger double rooms are utitlised to their maximum occupancy, space and storage will be minimal.
Aurora House Superior
Rebuilt in the summer of 2019, the Aurora House offers some of the best accommodation available in Lapland. There are two Superior rooms (approx. 32 square meters each) which feature a sleeping area and a lounge area. The rooms are modern, airy and spacious.
Features: En-suite shower room; seating area; underfloor heating; electric feature fire; tea and coffee facilities
Aurora House Deluxe
Rebuilt in the summer of 2019, the Aurora House offers some of the best accommodation available in Lapland. There are two Deluxe rooms (approx. 26 square meters each) which feature a large bathroom with private sauna and free-standing bath tub.
Features: En-suite bathroom; sauna; underfloor heating; electric feature fire; tea and coffee facilities
Karesuando is a twin village located on both sides of the border between Sweden and Finland (Karesuvanto) with a population of just over 1,000. Situated approx 300km north of the Arctic Circle and located amid majestic, undisturbed and imposing scenery, Karesuando is home to Sweden's most northerly church. The village is set on the edge of a vast wilderness where beauty, nature and wildlife abound. From the hill Kaare-vaara you have a fantastic view of Sweden,Finland, Norway and the mountain Pältsa.