Golden Crown - Levin Iglut
Golden Crown Levin Iglut has one of the best location in Finland for glass igloo setting and watching the Northern Lights. Igloos are located top of the fell, 360° panoramic view.
5 premium igloos for 2 persons have prime location on the side of the fell and the best view of the valley and the sky. A bathrobe and slippers and welcome drink included.
19 Superior igloos for 2-4 persons (2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12). Situated on the side of the fell with a view of the sky.
Shared BBQ facilities with an open fireplace. Seasonal restaurant open from September until April with menu degustation or À la carte options.
Activities can be booked at Levi center: snowshoeing, kick sled safaris, reindeer farm visits and reindeer safaris, snowmobiles, husky safaris.
Golden Crown - Levin Iglut rating:
One of the best location for glass igloo - top of the fell with panoramic view. Premium igloos have wide view over the valley. Kittila airport 17 km. Levi resort center - 9 km. Resort is a bit far away from services, so car recommended or taxi service should be used to take park in Lapland activities.
Resort has restaurant and some easy snow activities. Variety of Lapland activities like safaris, guided tours, Aurora evening tours can be ordered from Levi center, 9 km away from the Levin Iglut resort.
Well equipped and perfectly designed glass igloos. Resorts is more for adults, romantic gateways, special experience. Not many facilities for kids.
Modern and Luxury. Classical glass round-shaped igloos.
Value for money:
Price from 299€-399€/night. Premium igloos have better locating with open view, welcome champagne, better bathroom amenities and bathrobes.
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GLASS IGLOO IN ROVANIEMI FINLAND: Local tips
GLASS IGLOO FINLAND
Glass igloo in Finland is an unique accommodation with panorama view of the sky to experience the Lapland nature. It is most popular among hunters for the Northern Lights.
Glass igloo is a little private cabin with glass roof, glass dome or glass wall to see the sky from inside.
Igloos usually have panorama view. It allows to enjoy the nature, see the Northern Lights in winter, if lucky, or Midnight sun in summer.
Glass igloo are comfortable for winter stay. They are electrically heated. Almost all igloos have wc and shower inside (exept the budget options with shared facilities). Luxury igloos are equipped with bathroom, kitchenette, sauna, outdoor heated jacuzzi.
WHY CHOOSE LEVI FOR GLASS IGLOO STAY
Levi is the biggest ski resort in Lapland and generally in Finland. It has convenient transport connection - just 17 km from Kittila airport with daily flights from Helsinki and seasonal direct flights from some European cities.
Levi is built in the Alpine village style and has everything for winter holidays: SPA and indoor water parks for the whole family, activity rooms for kids, best skiing and downhill skiing possibilities, family slopes, snowmobile safaris, snow village, husky and reindeer parks. Also ice driving, horse riding, scenic Santa cabin top of the fell, Aurora guided tours.
Snow season in Levi lasts from mid Novemver till 1st week of May. Best time to stay in glass igloo in Levi is from mid December till mid of April.
LEVI GLASS IGLOO HOTELS
Today there are 4 glass igloo hotels within 20 km from Levi.
Golden Crown Levin Iglut has the best location in Levi top of the hill. It provides excellent panorama view over the valley and open sky view. Igloos are high quality and style. There are also grill hut available and Aurora restaurant.
Northern Lights Huts are located in a valley next to the river on an old traditional Lapland reindeer farm. Igloos are reasonably prices. Reindeer activities available on spot: feeding a reindeer, try out reindeer sled rides, reindeer forest tours, up to 10-kilometers reindeer safari with a stop at the hut and open fire and making coffee and sausages.
Northern Lights Ranch offers glass wall cabins with outdoor heated jacuzzi or sauna. Resort has more privacy and a good amount of distance between rooms in comparison with other glass igloo resorts. There is Lappish design restaurant is on-site with a big fireplace and outdoor reindeer enclosure.
New Northern Lights Village Levi (open in 2019) offers standard Aurora Cabins and various Aurora Hunting Expeditions.
All Levi igloo hotels have good location at the latitude above the Arctic Circle to have the possibility to see the Northern Light. But in our opinion, the best location has Golden Crown Levin Iglut as it is located top of the hill and have better open panorama view of the sky.
GLASS IGLOO PRICES IN LEVI
Avarage glass igloo price in Levi during snow season is around 300€-450€ per night.
During Christmas and New Year season prices go up to 560€-780€ per night.
Most of the glass igloo resorts in Levi are closed for the summer season as there are no possibility to see the Northen Lights. They open doors in September when nights are already dark and this is a good season for the Northern Lights. Great deals for glass igloos can be found for the price around 250-300€ per night in September.
Check Last Minute deals for glass igloo hotels. Some resorts offer prices with discounts up to 50%!
NORTHERN LIGHTS FROM GLASS IGLOO
Overnight stay or even few days holidays in glass igloo hotel does not guarantee that you'll see the Northern Lights. It just gives you a special Lapland experience and comfort to chase the Aurora and try your luck.
Majority glass igloo hotels in Levi area have Aurora alarm service to inform guests about maximum Solar activity and best chanses to see the Aurora if weather permits.