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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I spent in the hotel 4 nights. Very nice room with sauna and all comforts. Breakfast good and nice people working there. Reception unfortunately in another building but quite close. A Swimmingpool would have been nice

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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We booked the twin centre adventure with Inghams but were too late to get the Gielas wing. All of the reviews on here were very complimentary of the Gielas wing but were less complimentary of the Tunturi Hotel itself. We could only get accommodation in a standard room in a Tunturi block. Our expectations were quite low. In reality it...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our accommodation was warm/ dry and very basic and could have done with correctly fitting sheets to cover the old mattresses. Food was great if you ate in the bar area but the restaurant food was worse than school dinners in the 80's!! The staff team were fantastic though, very polite/ helpful and accommodating.

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Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our children are 5 & 6 and this 3 night trip to Lapland with Thompson was amazing. The rooms in this hotel are a little tired but very clean & comfortable. All you need after a very busy day in the snow. The food is quite basic but hearty & tasty, after all it's a long way north! Situated in...

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked into the the Gielas hotel for a week on a half board basis, which is part of Santa's hotel Tunturi. This hotel has the more up market rooms. Our room was on the top floor over looking the ski slopes with its own balcony (which we didn't use as it got as low as -19C outside- but...

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1Thank Hunyani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in room 214. It was cosy and small but it was good enough for our 3 night stay in Saariselka. There are lots of tours within reach however, be prepared to pay a hefty price. We went with Lapland Safaris and they were good but very expensive. We came to see the Northern lights and lucky for us,...

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1Thank Livinanana
Cornwall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its easy to say the words 'the holiday of a lifetime' however this trip most certainly was. Yes, a big highlight was coming face to face with Santa after 45 years of waiting, the children enjoyed it as well, and aside from that, this was an experience, excellently put together by Santa's Lapland. We stayed for 4 days in the...

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2Thank CornwallOnTour
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleased with our 3-night stay here, though it had a rocky start! We entered our room to discover it was already taken! Then had a short wait for another room to be cleaned... We had a fabulous view of the village & toboggan run from our balcony. All-in-all extremely happy with our room which was very clean. Loved having...

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North Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel in February 2016, travelling with Inghams for ski-ing. The hotel is a large complex, including (amongst others) the Tunturi block and the Gielas block. We paid extra to stay in the Gielas block (rated as 4 star), and I'm so pleased we did because - importantly - it meant that we had breakfast in the...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel. We had an apartment with three bedrooms at this hotel. Fantastic meals, with plenty of choice for all tastes. We went on night time skidoo trip to see the northern lights (amazing!!), husky sled ride and skiing (not worth it, only one piste), and to see santa(magical, although extremely busy). Lots of tobogganing, lots of snow ... A...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Santa's Hotel Tunturi, also known as Saariselka Tunturi Hotel, provides modern-style quality accommodation in Saariselka, Lapland. Hotel Tunturi has an international atmosphere and the restaurants offer Lappish delicacies. Hotel Tunturi has also modern conference facilities. About 100 meters from the main building with reception and three restaurants are six buildings of rooms and apartment suites. Hotel Tunturi has 96 standard hotel rooms, 77 superior hotel rooms, 6 junior suites, 1 Gielas suite and 80 apartment suites with one, two, three or five bedrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa's Hotel Tunturi

Address: Lutontie 3, Saariselka 99830, Finland (Formerly Saariselka Tunturi Hotel)
Region: Finland > Lapland > Saariselka
Price Range: €72 - €158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa's Hotel Tunturi 3*
Number of rooms: 260
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“Try and ask for a window that faces North. Then you don't need to keep going outside to see if the Northern lights are out.”
 of 5 bubbles jelloyd1, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floor accommodation has the best views and is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Hunyani, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“possibly gielas wing is better as the building is obviously much more modern.”
 of 5 bubbles Livinanana, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a north facing room overlooking the church and out to the ski slope”
 of 5 bubbles CornwallOnTour, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pay more and go into the Gielas block...at least you'll get a good breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles Mobeynorthyorkshire, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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