Photo Source: Hotelli Ivalo, Ivalo
The Hotelli Ivalo in Ivalo, Finland is the ideal meeting place for Lapland travellers who expect quality and an international atmosphere at all times of the year. Originally built in 1982 and expanded in 1990, the hotel has comfortable and pleasant accommodations. These include 94 non-smoking rooms, a few combination rooms, and 3 minisuites with private saunas. Hotelli Ivalo’s main restaurant has 200 seats and can be divided into 3 separate areas if needed. In the lobby near the fireplace up to 30 visitors can enjoy a cocktail or two at the hotel’s cozy bar. Additionally, Pub Lapin Tupa, a karaoke-bar, has 80 seats. It is usually filled with happy singers and dancers on Friday and Saturday evenings. The hotel is located next to the Ivalo River by the E75-road close to Ivalo downtown. The Ivalo airport is just few minutes away and the distance to Saariselkä Skiing Centre is about 30 kilometers.