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Overnight at Kirkenes Snow Hotel

Spend the night at Kirkenes Snow Hotel – a once in a lifetime experience. The hotel is made of snow and ice and is open 365 days.

The Snow Hotel is located in beautiful surroundings at a fjord arm outside the centre of Kirkenes. Start the evening in the cosy Gabba Restaurant next to the Snow Hotel. The guide will give you more information about your stay and serve the starter, prepared by the open fire. Enjoy a welcome drink in the SnowBar before having the main course and dessert served in the main restaurant. You will have the opportunity to walk around the SnowHotel, say hello to the reindeer, and with some luck, catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights.

After dinner, the guide will explain all you need to know for the overnight in the cold. The Snow Hotel is located right next to the service building where you will find the restaurant, a lounge with access to warm beverages, wardrobes, toilets, showers and sauna. The temperature in the Snow Hotel is constant at about -5 degrees Celsius. The rooms in the Snow Hotel are spacious and beautifully decorated and illuminated by art made of snow and ice. There are curtains in front of your room. You will get a sleeping bag, sheet and additional clothing if needed.

In the morning, you can enjoy the sauna before having breakfast between 7:00 and 8:30 hrs. Thereafter the minibus will take you back to your hotel or to the Hurtigruten pier.


December to March.


13:00 or 17:00 hrs from Thon and Scandic hotels or 9:00 hrs from the Hurtigruten pier.

Child policy:

50% discount (7-11 years). This service is not suitable for children under the age of 7.


Transfers, overnight at Kirkenes Snow Hotel, 3-course dinner, morning sauna and breakfast.

Airport transfer:

It is possible to start/end directly at the airport, please see the airport transfer experience for more information.