Wilderness Hotel Muotka – Tailor Made

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Tailor your short break and set a pace that suits you in the forests and fells of Finnish Lapland. The wintery surroundings of Muotka, provide you with the perfect playground to enjoy as many activities as you wish and of course, hunt for the Northern Lights.

Muotkan Maja Wilderness Hotel nestles amongst the forests and fells of Finnish Lapland and offers guests a truly peaceful retreat for a tailor-made holiday.

You can enjoy as few or as many activities as you wish during your stay and can vary the duration of your holiday to suit your needs (a minimum of three nights is required). If you are part of a group of people who would like to enjoy varying levels of activity then this option really does provide you with the perfect solution.

There is a range of exceptional Lappish experiences on offer at Muotka and the friendly and welcoming guides ensure that all guests really get the most of their time here. There is an array of Aurora hunting options available to ensure that you can maximise your chances of viewing the Northern Lights whilst also enjoying some unforgettable activities.

The details of the activities available here can be found on the Extras section of the holiday page and include highlights such as snowmobiling, reindeer encounters, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and dog sledding. The Aurora activities available include various hunts on foot, by snowmobile or minibus as well as visits to dedicated Northern Lights camps deep in the wilds.

Guests can also upgrade to spend the night in one of the unique Aurora Kotas here at Muotka for an unforgettable night.

Our standard base package at Muotka includes: return flights from London to Ivalo, return airport transfers, 3 nights' accommodation on a full board basis in one of the cosy hotel rooms, cold weather clothing for the duration of your stay and the services of our local representative and experts guides.

Image credits: Markku Inkila, Jouko Lappalainen and Matt Robinson


[IVL] Ivalo Airport, Finland To Wilderness Hotel Muotka
Airport Transfer
Wilderness Hotel Muotka - Check In
Address : Saariselka, Inari, Finland

Wilderness Hotel Muotka - Stay
Address : Saariselka, Inari, Finland

Wilderness Hotel Muotka - Stay
Address : Saariselka, Inari, Finland

Wilderness Hotel Muotka To [IVL] Ivalo Airport, Finland
Airport Transfer
Wilderness Hotel Muotka - Check Out
Address : Saariselka, Inari, Finland

What's included?

  • Return flights from London to Ivalo (via Helsinki) are included. Flight routes are subject to change.
  • Return scheduled group shuttle airport transfers
  • Twin or double room at Muotka Wilderness Lodge (minimum of three nights stay)
  • Full board meals
  • Cold weather clothing for the duration of your stay
  • Fully qualified guides and instructors during activities
  • 24/7 assistance from our UK based operations team and in destination support from our local partners


Wilderness Hotel Muotka

Wilderness Hotel Muotka resides around 40km from the main town of Ivalo, tucked away in the corner of North-East Finland. Recently renovated and restored it is owned and run by the same couple as the popular Nellim Wilderness Hotel, Mari and Jouko Lappalainen. They run the hotel with the same hard-working ethos and it exudes the same warmth and charm for its much-welcomed guests.

The hotel boasts some wonderful scenery, tucked away in the forested-fells with roaming reindeer frequently seen amongst the trees. It consists of two main accommodation buildings, one with the majority of the bedrooms and another with hosts additional bedrooms, the main restaurant and the reception area.

Hotel facilities

  • The focal point of the main building is the restaurant which is where you will have the majority of your meals. Food will be served buffet style with a variety of continental and cooked food for breakfast and the choice of two or three options for each course at dinner. The menu has been designed with a focus on both traditional and international cuisine using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients
  • There is a bar which is usually open until 1 am and serves a variety of spirits, wines and beers and a lounge area with comfortable armchairs to relax in during your free time
  • There is a sauna in the main building which is heated daily for guest use
  • Free Wi-Fi is available in the main building (at the bar and in the restaurant)
  • In the main building, you will also find two fireplaces, games and books, which makes it a perfect place to relax
  • The rooms do not have tea and coffee making facilities but tea and coffee are available free of charge and available in the restaurant area
  • Hairdryers are available from the main hotel reception

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Key Facts

Pace Set your own
Holiday Type Tailor Made
Max Group Size NA
Cities / Destinations Finland, Muotka
Brochure Code 20005
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£1,515 pp
4 days

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