Golden Crown Glass Igloos

Golden Crown Glass Igloos

Levi, Finland

At a Glance

  • A stay in a glass igloo overnight means you can maximize your opportunities of spying the Northern Lights

  • These igloos come with showers and WCs so are more comfortable than most similar glass topped igloos

  • The igloos combine really well with a hotel stay as part of an exciting winter wonderland adventure

  • Expect amazing views even if the Northern Lights don't appear

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Best time to Visit

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Winter is the perfect time to visit Finnish Lapland. The winter temperatures can vary anywhere between 0°C and -40°C. The average temperature in January is -14°C, but the cold is not biting because the air is dry. There can be as much as one meter of snow and it usually lasts until May. There is potential for Northern Lights viewing throughout the winter months.

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Insider's View

The motorized bed allows you to change your position for optimising Northern Lights viewing!

The Premium igloos have stunning views over the fell and offer plenty of privacy.

Call us on 858 345 1764 to start planning your vacation to Golden Crown Glass Igloos or take a look at our itineraries to Northern Finland and Finnish Lapland

Description

Golden Crown Glass Igloos are a collection of just 12 igloos, from where, with luck, you can spot the Northern Lights from your bed! The igloos are dotted along the ridge of a fell with stunning views over Finnish Lapland's unspoiled wilderness.

For those looking to stay somewhere truly unique and hoping to maximize the possibility of seeing the famous Northern Lights, an overnight stay in one of Golden Crown's glass igloos is a must.

Each igloo has a central double bed with a private bathroom with a shower and toilet, some igloos can also accommodate extra beds added for children. The glass roof reveals the amazing night sky, scattered with stars and, if luck is on your side, the dancing Aurora Borealis. The views in general by day and by night are truly magnificent as the eye is drawn across the unique landscape and undulating fells. Expect incredible sunrises and sunsets, trees glistening with icicles and crunchy snow underfoot. The glass igloos are perfect for a one night stay as part of a longer itinerary. For adults and children alike we can tailor an amazing itinerary with huskies, reindeer sledding and snow-mobiling. For grown-ups, thrilling ice driving can be organized while the children can visit Santa!
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Accommodation

There are two types of igloos with the Premium Igloos boasting the best position along the front line with sweeping views across the fells and unobstructed panoramic views that stretch for miles. Each glass igloo has a kitchenette, shower and toilet. The windows are insulated and electrically heated to keep them from frosting up. At the center of the igloo is a motorized double bed that can be converted into twin beds.

Premium Igloo

The 5 premium igloos  have a prime location on the hill side offering a unobstructed view of the valley. The igloos feature a double motorized bed that can be separated in to twin beds. They are equipped with a kettle, coffee maker, refrigerator, radio, hairdryer,bathrobe and slippers. The rooms are 23 square meters in size.

Facilities

The kitchenette is equipped with a breakfast set for two, electric stove, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, toaster and fridge. Breakfast delivery can be arranged.

Activities

The Golden Crown Igloos are located near Levi which offers husky & reindeer sledding and snowmobiling. For Santa enthusiasts the man himself can be visited a short drive away.

 

Experiences

  • Cross-country Skiing in Finnish Lapland

    Take part in an essential element of Finnish culture, Cross-country skiing. Once a necessary method to get around in winter, it is now a wonderful way to see beautiful Finnish scenery and explore Northern Finland.

  • Husky dog sledding

    Husky sledding is a unique and thrilling Finnish experience and an opportunity for a close encounter with the excitable Lappish husky dogs. You'll travel through the snowy wilderness on a comfortable sled pulled by a group of huskies.

  • Ice fishing in Finnish Lapland

    Learn a brand new skill during your time in Lapland - the traditional art of ice fishing. You'll learn how to break through the ice to reach the water below, as well as how to set up your fishing rod with the hopes of making a big catch!

  • Reindeer farm with reindeer safari

    Enjoy an unforgettable private visit to see where Santa's loyal companions, his reindeer, live, followed by a magical reindeer sleigh ride through the snow-clad forest.

  • Snowmobile Safari

    A highlight of any Arctic adventure, a snowmobile is a magical and exhilarating way to discover the incredible snowy landscape of Finnish Lapland.

  • Snowshoeing in Finnish Lapland

    Take part in a private snowshoeing expedition through the forest. You will be glad to have these specially-adapted shoes as you make your way down less-trodden paths in the deep snow.

  • Tobogganing in Finnish Lapland

    Head to the nearby slopes and whizz your way down at breakneck speed- luckily you have soft snow to cushion you if you fall!

  • Visit Santa

    Venture through the snowy Lappish wilderness, snug in your reindeer sleigh, for a private visit to Lapland's most famous resident, Santa. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for elves nearby, who may be hiding!

Vacation Ideas

  • A week in Finland

    Helsinki, Rovaniemi and Levi

    from $3000 pp 5 nights

    • Impeccable and friendly service
    • Delicious breakfasts with a different flavour smoothie each morning
    • Iced water in cool boxes for every couple on the beach
  • Finnish and Swedish Lapland for Families

    Helsinki, Finnish Lapland, Swedish Lapland, Stockholm

    from $2800 pp 7 nights

    • Impeccable and friendly service
    • Delicious breakfasts with a different flavour smoothie each morning
    • Iced water in cool boxes for every couple on the beach

Location & directions

Levi, Finland

Golden Crown Igloos are located a 20-minute drive from Kittilä airport, accessed typically via a connecting flight from Helsinki.

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Call us on 858 345 1764 to start planning your vacation to Golden Crown Glass Igloos or take a look at our itineraries to Northern Finland and Finnish Lapland

Golden Crown Glass Igloos

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