Stay At These Unique Ice Hotels That Turn Into Winter Wonderland For Holiday Season

Explore the alluring charm of staying at ice hotels this winter holiday season!

by Shreya Ghosh
Stay At These Unique Ice Hotels That Turn Into Winter Wonderland For Holiday Season

Would you like to enjoy the winter season amidst pristine snow and surrounded by thick white blankets from all around? It is never a bad idea to enjoy the chills of the winter season while sipping on a hot cup of mocha in the middle of frozen fantasies. Nestled in different corners of the world, there are some spectacular and luxury ice hotels and igloos that have been constructed in between beds of snow. Though the locations might seem extreme considering the chilly winters, the services and experiences are simply top-notch.

5 Beautiful Ice Hotels That Transport You To A Serene Winter Wonderland

1. Sorrisniva

Taking to Instagram, Sorrisniva (@sorrisniva) shared a stunning glimpse of a picturesque view from the property. Witnessing such colouful skies even in the dull winters is surely on our bucket list.


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Norway is one of those global destinations that welcome a massive number of travel enthusiasts in the winter holidays. To spend a dreamy December in this alluring European nation, you need to check out Sorrisniva. This renowned igloo hotel is home to over 20 bedrooms constructed in amazing themes. One of the best experiences of staying here is sleeping on ice beds, well not directly of course.

Where: Sorrisniva 20, 9518 Alta, Norway

Price (per night): ₹33,875 (approx.)

2. Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos

We are obsessed with the views of the Northern lights spotted from Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos in Finland.

Nestled in Finland’s Rovaniemi, it is a one-of-a-kind igloo stay that takes you the closest to living inside an igloo while being surrounded by ice and lush views. Known as one of the world’s biggest snow hotels, this property is one of Finland’s most iconic attractions and surely a must-visit. Boasting about 30 rooms, the hotel is perfectly equipped with heaters and other conveniences to provide the utmost comfort.

Where: Lehtoahontie 27, 97220 Sinettä, Finland

Price (per night): ₹40,217 (approx.)

3. Hotel Of Ice

Staying here is a dream!


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Wake up to undisturbed and panoramic views of ice peaks at Romania’s Hotel of Ice. Nestled at a massive altitude of 6,500 feet, words fall short to describe the beauty of this winter wonderland. Reaching the hotel is a splendid journey in itself as you can reach here only by cable car. For adventure buffs, there are options to enjoy trekking, snow rafting, and more. Disclaimer: the weather plays a major impact in these experiences to be accessible.

Where: Strada Zapezi, Transfăgărășan 1, Sibiu 557075, Romania

Also read: Ever Imagined A World Of Candy And Ice Cream? This Place In Thailand Brought It To Life!


Spending Christmas at this hotel is a unique celebration!


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Famous globally for being the longest-running ice hotel in the world, ICEHOTEL is on the bucket list of lakhs of travel enthusiasts. You will be surprised to hear that the rooms of this property have been constructed using sculptured ice from the River Torne in Sweden. There are tons of fun activities and experiences to enjoy here all around the year.

Where: Marknadsvägen 63, 981 91 Jukkasjärvi, Sweden

Price (per night): ₹13,971 (approx.)

5. Borealis Basecamp

Taking to Instagram, Borealis Basecamp shared an alluring picture of seeing the Northern Lights.

Nestled about 25 miles away from the main city of Alaska’s Fairbanks, wake to unending views of serenity and an Alaskan wonderland at this ice hotel. Home to 20 igloos, the aurora-viewing cubes are the most in-demand all the time. From clear roofs to heated rooms, staying here is an experience of a lifetime.

Where: 2640 Himalaya Rd, Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

Also read: Stay At Santa’s Cabin For FREE & Spend Holly Jolly Days At Santa’s Official Post Office In Finland; Here’s How

Hope you all enjoy a fantastic time staying at these ice hotels!

Cover Image Courtesy: Canva, Instagram/ Sorrisniva (@sorrisniva)

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