Lapland, Sweden, Travel
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A Postcard from the Ice Hotel in Lapland

The Ice Hotel, Lapland

The Ice Hotel, Lapland

Greetings from the Ice Hotel in Swedish Lapland. I am here with Discover the World on a three night trip, and on night two. I have stolen a few minutes to post a few photos before I go stay in my ice room. I will report back!

Close up of the reindeer doors of the Ice Hotel

Close up of the reindeer doors of the Ice Hotel

Looking sketchy and cold outside the Ice Hotel. Just before I got my snowsuit and snowboots - no cold can get me now!

Looking sketchy and cold outside the Ice Hotel. Just before I got my snowsuit and snowboots – no cold can get me now!

I went out for a wilderness lunch on a snowmobile - electrifying! I am now hooked

I went out for a wilderness lunch on a snowmobile – electrifying! I am now hooked

We met these huskies on the way

We met these huskies on the way

... some cocktails before hitting my ice bed at the Ice Bar

… some cocktails before hitting my ice bed at the Ice Bar

This is my room for the night. One of the Ice Hotel Art Suites - I will report back tomorrow!

This is my room for the night. One of the Ice Hotel Art Suites – I will report back tomorrow!

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14 Comments

    • the doors were indeed AWESOME. No hot water bottles but you do have an arctic sleeping bag so s’ok :)

  1. Amazing place! Stayed there back in 2004. It was my other halfs 30th and the staff in the Homestead resaurant carried a fabulous ice sulpture to the table along with complimentary Champagne and then sang Happy Birthday. We had one night in an ice room and three nights in one of the chalets. So many great memories from that trip! The Northern lights, the snowmobiles, the hot lingonberry juice, the vodka……

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