These cosy traditional open-plan log cabins, are in a highly scenic and peaceful wooded location 5 minutes' walk (250-450m) from Äkäs Hotel. Excellent extensive cross-country ski trails start from the door. Äkäs Hotel itself is an atmospheric, friendly hotel situated in the traditional unspoiled Lappish village of Äkäslompolo. Its popular bar, dance floor, restaurant and night club form the hub of local entertainment. Cabin guests have free use of the hotel swimming pool, sauna and fitness room. The cross-country ski trails start from just outside, the downhill ski area is reached in a few minutes by the ski bus (free for hotel and cabin guests) and the well-stocked large supermarket is approx. 10-15 minutes' walk away.
No. of cabins: 14
No. of buildings: 7
The Äkas Cabins are all open plan log cabins that feature:
Shower, sauna, WC, hairdryer
Fireplace (free firewood)
TV and radio
Kitchen area with fridge, microwave, 2 ring hob and coffee maker
Linen, towels, firewood and final clean included
1-room open-plan log Cabin, 31m² (A3) sleeping 1-3 people, with twin beds and a single sofa bed
Not suitable for wheelchair users.
Lift accessible: No
Lift serves all floors: No
Access ramp: No
Ylläs combines all the ingredients necessary for a perfect Lapland experience. Guests return year after year to enjoy its stunning unspoiled natural scenery, Finland’s longest ski slopes, an excellent network of cross-country trails and superb choice of accommodation, including our best selection of idyllic high-quality log cabins. It offers a wide choice of activities and safaris, including exhilarating reindeer, husky and snowmobile safaris. The skies here are especially clear, ideal for witnessing the magical Northern Lights.