Newly built in 2021, and offering the highest standard of accommodation in the area, the Wau House at Tundrea is a pinnacle of design and luxuryin Finnish Lapland.
* Tundrea also features a lakeside hot tub, for which reservations and payment can be made locally. Meal times are often staggered during December to avoid congestion in the restaurant.
Based on two floors, the upper floor contains a double bedroom with glass roof, from which you may see the unfurling Northern Lights or the glistening stars. The downstairs area has a seating area with views overlooking the iconic Saana Fell and space to sleep a further two people.
Meals are served in Tundrea's restaurant, a short walk away. and this accommodation may therefore not be suitable for those with mobility issues.
Perched at the northernmost tip of Lapland, Kilpisjarvi is a remote village steeped in time-old legends and epic sagas. Once home to roaming giants who forged the landscape in their fearless pursuits, this bewildering place is now the perfect location from which to embark on a search for Santa: with myths and magic prevalent, it is no wonder the real Father Christmas is rumoured to have settled nearby.