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How to survive a night at the Ice Hotel in Swedish Lapland

By: Abigail Collins | Northern Lights Holidays, Lapland | Posted: 10 Jul 2013

 "So all you should take with you into your room is your thermals, a hat, your thermal boots for walking there and a fleece"...."No way" i thought. I'm going to wear much more than that. I was at the Ice Hotel in Swedish Lapland and was at the briefing of what to wear when you went to bed. The rooms are made from snow and ice and are a constant minus 5 degrees celcius. The bed was a slab of ice covered in a reindeer skin and we had an arctic sleeping bag each. This was not like the James Bond movie - no romantic candles, log fires and silk sheets. I turned to my husband "FYI tonight is NOT the night!"

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Wilderness Father Christmas Break in Swedish Lapland

By: Abigail Collins | Northern Lights Holidays, Lapland | Posted: 20 Dec 2011

Husky Sledging, Snowmobiling, Reindeer Sleds over to see Father Christmas ....and thats just for the children!

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Sled Dog Arctic Adventure new Break

By: Kevin Collins | Northern Lights Holidays, Lapland | Posted: 13 Sep 2011

We are very excited to be sharing with you are latest new break - a  3 night wilderness adventure driving your own sled dog team from one remote location to another in Swedish Lapland North of the Arctic Circle.

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TreeHouse Hotel in Swedish Lapland

By: Kevin Collins | Blog, Northern Lights Holidays, Lapland | Posted: 13 Jun 2011

On a recent trip to Swedish Lapland i visited the brand new TreeHouse deep inside the woods, where the tree tops touch the sky. Not since the Ice Hotel was first made 21 years ago has a hotel made such a stir ! This is a magical inspiring place run by a really hospitable welcoming couple who will make...

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