Glass Igloos with Magnificent Northern Lights Views

The Igloo Village in Kakslauttanen, Finland is like the Rolls-Royce of ice hotels. Each igloo is equipped with glass that allows you to gaze at the northern lights and millions of stars, all while relaxing comfortably in your warm room.

The glass igloo is a a marvel of modern technology, which is based on a groundbreaking idea and years of research and development. Built from special thermal glass, the view stays clear even when the temperature outside drops to under -30°C. Every igloo is equipped with a toilet and luxury beds and, every evening, a hot sauna and a refreshing ice hole await you.

In addition to the glass igloos, the resort features snow igloos, a snow restaurant, an ice gallery with ice sculptures, and a snow chapel for those we want to tie the knot. In total there are 20 glass igloos and 60 beds in the snow igloos, and the snow restaurant provides seating for 50-150 people. Igloo Village starts its season each year between December and January, depending on the weather conditions, and stays open until the end of April.

Hotel Kakslauttanen website

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Tags: Glass Igloos, Hotel Kakslauttanen, Northern Lights, architecture

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Comment by Angie Renata on October 1, 2011 at 9:37pm
awesome! would love to be there in between the northern lights
Comment by sAm on September 19, 2011 at 3:19pm
Gorgeous and serene.
Comment by Focus on September 19, 2011 at 1:52pm
I would LOVE to see this in person.
Comment by Stefania on September 18, 2011 at 4:15am
I am speechless... WOW!!!!

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