AuroraHut Glass Igloos in Ranua, Finnish Lapland
Arctic glass igloo resort in Finland: 10 fully mobile and floating glass igloo boats on the shores of lake Ranua, ideal for experiencing stunning nature phenomenon such as the Northern lights and mid-summer nightless night in Finnish Lapland.
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Basic rate (1.4 - 30.11): 220€/night
Winter season (1.12 - 31.3): 390€/night
Price per night, including accommodation, buffet breakfast and use of the lakeside sauna for two people. Summer season reservations include an AuroraHut glass igloo ride on Lake Ranuanjärvi. Pets can stay in igloos for an additional € 10.
The booking process will be finished in our Johku online store.
AuroraHut glass igloo accommodation possibilities
AuroraHut Glass Igloo boat - Unique accommodation experience in Ranua
Regular glass igloos were originally designed for experiencing nature phenomenon such as the Northern lights (Aurora Borealis) and midnight sun through their large scenic windows. But what if a certain nature phenomenon can only be seen in a particular location at a specific time?
Fully movable Northern lights hut
Jump aboard a mobile igloo boat and experience the year-round natural phenomena of Lapland’s nature closer than ever before. During summer, AuroraHut uses its own electric engine to move around lake Ranua and in winter, the igloos can be pulled with an ATV, for example.
Only the sky is the limit for your mobile glass igloo.
Green and sustainable travel option
AuroraHut lets you enjoy the surrounding nature at maximum and with clear conscience.
AuroraHut is a green accommodation option that leaves the surrounding nature untouched both during and after your stay.
Year-round igloo accommodation experience
Normal, stationary glass igloos are often thought of primarily as winter-time accommodation options. However, the free-moving and floating AuroraHut glass igloo offers the guest the opportunity for spectacular nature experiences all year round.
Thanks to the freely adjustable temperature (and ventilation), igloos are comfortable to stay in both summer and winter. Because of its free mobility and ability to float, AuroraHut is an ideal partner for both open water and winter holiday adventures in Lapland.
AuroraHut Glass igloo features
Ice fishing hole in the floor
Separate space for luggage
Freely adjustable indoor temperature
Terrace with chairs and table during open water season
Each igloo has its own WiFi-connection
Full year-round movability
Possibility to prepare tea or coffee
Large scenic windows
Bluetooth panel for smart devices and small work desk
Ecological toilet and separate bathroom facilities inside the inn.
Food cellar under the igloo’s floor
USB ports for charging smart devices
Power electricity from solar and biofuel cells and heating with renewable biodiesel
AuroraHut glass igloos in different seasons
The winter season offers great opportunities to admire the winter nature of Ranua from your own movable glass igloo. Winter activities can be enjoyed directly from AuroraHut’s interiors, as all igloos are equipped with their own ice holes. It is also possible to move the glass igloos (for an additional fee) temporarily to the desired location on Lake Ranuanjärvi. AuroraHut’s freely adjustable indoor temperature guarantees the guest a temperature that suits their personal preferences during the stay.
Lapland’s nature comes to life again in the spring, and the spring season offers a great opportunity to enjoy the sun and spring activities, such as snowmobiling, skiing and ice fishing while the spring sun warms up. at its best just at the turn of March – April.
AuroraHut can be moved at lake Ranuanjärvi in the spring season, pulled by an ATV. The glass igloos will become boats as soon as Ranuanjärvi melts.
Experience the famous summer of Lapland and its most wonderful nature phenomenon closer than ever before. During the summer season, AuroraHut glass igloos turn into igloo boats that move around Ranuanjärvi with the help of their own electric engines. An igloo ride on Lake Ranuanjärvi is included in the price of the reservation.
During the summer season, the igloos are also equipped with their own terraces and loungers.
Autumn is a great time to admire the changing nature of Lapland and its wonderful color splendor. In autumn, you can enjoy wonderful moments, for example, by wrapping yourself in a warm blanket while admiring the sunset, the starry sky or the northern lights.
Frequently asked questions
The price of the accommodation includes AuroraHut glass igloo accommodation, buffet breakfast and access to the lakeside sauna for two people.
If you want to stay with us without human contact, you can easily do so by ordering a unique access code for your igloo, with which you can log in and out of the igloo on your own. Breakfast can also be ordered directly in the igloo’s food cellar.
In practice, the free movement of igloos means that igloos can be moved from one place to another all year round. In summer, the AuroraHut moves with its own electric motor or pulled by a boat, and in the winter, the igloo can be moved on the lake, driven by a track ATV, for example.
In the eyes of the law, AuroraHut is a boat, which is why igloos can be temporarily placed in the desired location only with the permission of the landowner.
Each AuroraHut is equipped with an ecological toilet.
Bathrooms are located inside the newer main building of the guesthouse, where we have booked one guest rooms dedicated for our igloo guests. It is also possible to use the bathroom of our lakeside sauna, which our igloo guests can use without an extra charge during their stay.
AuroraHuts were designed mainly for two people accommodations, but it is also possible to accommodate 1-2 children in one igloo, along with two adults. If your own situation makes you think about the possibilities, feel free to contact our customer service either by phone or e-mail. We are happy to help you book suitable accommodation.
Pets are also welcome to stay in our igloos. We charge an additional fee of € 10 for pets.
During the open water season, AuroraHut is controlled with a remote control found inside the igloo, the use of which you will receive guidance from the staff of our accommodation.
Check-in starts mainly at 2 pm and ends in the evening. Check-out, in turn, takes place by half a day. However, we are prepared to be flexible when schedules are agreed separately and the situation allows.
We offer the possibility to modify the reservation whenever the situation allows. You can inquire about this possibility either by email or phone. If the booking situation allows for a change, the change is free of charge. It’s worth mentioning that because of the seasonal booking rates, it is not possible to move your booking from one season to another free of charge.
Cancellation is free of charge two weeks before the start of the booking, after which we will charge a portion of the total amount of the booking in increments. You can read more about the booking and cancellation conditions from this link.
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