Levi(Finland)is a ski resort, which is considered to be the best Finnish place to stay. On the base everything is equipped specifically for tourists. The resort is located in the western part of Lapland. There is a gondola cable car – the most comfortable means of transportation for skiers. Other Finnish bases do not have this. For a pleasant stay, we offer the top 5 housing options.
Located just 100 meters from the slope, there is a lift right next to the house. All guests are given 2 magnetic cards (ski-pass) at the entrance, allowing them to move freely on the lifts. The rooms have a kitchen, bathroom, terrace or balcony. The rooms have modern appliances and furniture, in particular – a flat-screen TV. At the same time, the houses look atmospheric – in Finnish.
The main advantage is a convenient location that allows you to quickly get to the slope. Near this place (about 5 minutes walk) bars and restaurants with traditional cuisine, also nearby there is an exhibition center and a spa. Guests can easily and quickly reach the airport, 12 km away.
For smokers there is a significant disadvantage – on the territory of Alpine Chalets,and even more so – in the rooms, it is strictly forbidden to appear with a cigarette. But the building is always warm, no matter what the temperature is outside. During the peak ski season in the west of Lapland it is cold, so good and regular heating for tourists is a significant plus.
Among the shortcomings should be noted:
- there is no registration desk (a letter with instructions is sent by the administration of the guesthouse to each client);
- it is necessary to buy bed linen / towels (in some periods – from mid-December to January 2 and from February 18 to mid-April 2018 you can get free);
- you need to clean yourself or pay for it (free cleaning is available in the periods from October 29, 2017 to May 6, 2018);
- prohibition of keeping pets. All customers have access to Wi-Fi, cable TV.
The staff speaks English. There are cutlery, cleaning products and other household trifles, up to toilet paper. Each tenant has a separate entrance, his own apartment in the building. A sauna is also available for all guests.Check Rates
Valery, Moscow: “I was not pleased with the poor noise insulation. My wife and I lived on the top floor, but we could always hear someone making noise from below. Even in the evenings sometimes there is no hot water. But overall, we loved it. The value for money of this hotel is better than that of competitors.”
Visitors are provided with 2 free magnetic cards, access to local Wi-Fi, radio, parking and sauna. Smoking is not allowed on site. The distance to the ski slope and, directly, the village of Levi is 1 km. Nearby there are various establishments – bars, restaurants, a golf club and a spa. The airport is 14 km away and the Finnish community of Kolari is about 90 minutes away by car. The ski lifts are a 10-minute walk away. Tourists can try cycling and skiing. Transport can be rented at the rental centre: bicycles and cars. For a fee, you can book a trip (transfer) to any point, in particular to the airport.
The houses are perfectly heated, the rooms are always warm and comfortable. The apartments are stylishly decorated inside and out. As a finish, mainly wood is used, so the houses look cozy. There are living rooms with a fireplace, modern kitchens with all necessary appliances. On the street there are mini-gardens and comfortable terraces, which offer stunning views of the snow-covered beauty of Lapland.
Importantly! Towels and bed linen must be paid for. Meals are also not included in the price.
There are various variations of apartments: 1-room, 2-room and so on, up to 4-room premium rooms. You can find an option for one person or for a large family with children. For kids there are special conditions: protective barriers, high chairs.
The buildings have a large hall where you can stay in the evening and relax. In spacious penates there are many additional household appliances: coffee machines, microwaves, electric kettles. There are kitchen appliances, cleaning products. Premium class apartments are suitable for tourists who want to spend their holidays in maximum comfort.Check Rates
Igor, Khanty-Mansiysk: “I rested in Levi in proud solitude. I chose this hotel because I liked the living conditions and a fairly convenient location. Nearby was everything you needed – restaurants, bars, grocery stores and, of course, the ski slope. It could be reached quickly with the help of lifts. In general, I was completely delighted with the rest. There is a minus – you need to pay for cleaning and bed linen. “
Located in the heart of the ski resort – in the village of Sirkka. 9-10 minutes walk to the beach. The nearest airport (Kittila) is a 15-minute drive away. This place is extremely attractive for tourists because of its location. Nearby there are restaurants and bars, you can easily order food directly to the room. Moreover, right in the building there is a shopping center.
Several types of rooms: with one bedroom (can accommodate up to 4 people), with two (for 5 or 6 visitors), with three (for 6 or 8 customers) and with four (for 10 or 11 guests). You can also check into a comfortable studio for two. This is a great option for people traveling alone. There are facilities for people with disabilities. Also in the building there is an elevator, special suites for newlyweds, vending machines with snacks and drinks.
Guests staying in premium rooms have access to V.I.P. services. The building is perfectly heated. There is paid on-site parking (16 euros per day) and free fast internet.
Importantly! Smoking is prohibited. Pets are also not allowed in the rooms.
Unna Mannu has a reception desk with a safe where you can store your valuables. There is a business centre with meeting and banquet facilities. Visitors for a fee can rent bicycles, enroll in a ski school, relax with bowling or golf, fish. The rooms have balconies, bathrooms and fully furnished living rooms, each with a flat-screen TV. The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, microwave and stove. The design of the building is made in a chic Scandinavian style.Check Rates
Nikolay, Ufa: “Rest here is not the first time. The main disadvantage is that you need to book in advance, otherwise everything will be busy. And, of course, many services are paid. This place is very comfortable, stylishly equipped and modern. It is suitable for tourists who want to relax “to the fullest”. The atmosphere is beautiful, which is also a huge plus. Polite staff, cleanliness and comfort everywhere.”
It has access to the ski slope, is close to various lifts and trails. This location is especially convenient for skiers. The nearest ski lift (Levin Hiihtokeskus) is 100 meters away. Kittilä Airport is just 12.5 km away, which is about 15 minutes away by car. Near Chalets Deluxe – shops, bars and restaurants, spa (just 200 meters). Especially popular with tourists are hiking in the surrounding area and golf.
Cozy apartments that can be rented for a very modest amount. There are options for “individual” tourists and couples – studios with a sauna, and for large companies – spacious rooms with 7 bedrooms, accommodated up to 15 people. The suites feature king-size beds and balconies with wonderful views. There is an elevator, constant heating.
Importantly! You can not smoke everywhere, but there are special places for smokers.
Significant advantages – free parking and Internet, ski storage. All apartments have bathrooms, saunas. In the kitchen stove, electric kettle, dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator, various utensils. In some rooms there is additional equipment. Visitors can leave their luggage with the check-in staff. You can quickly leave the chalet if necessary. The staff speaks two languages: English and Swedish.Check Rates
Elizaveta, Samara: “I really enjoyed relaxing in this place. The balcony offers gorgeous mountain views. There are small accessories necessary for a tourist. The kitchen and bathroom contain everything you need. Thanks to this place, my vacation turned out to be not only pleasant, but also budget.”
This beautiful accommodation is 200 meters from the ski lifts and slopes. You can get to the airport (Kittila) in about 15-17 minutes. Near the base there are shops, markets and restaurants. 100 meters – Levin tori (market), Kiisa Restautant (café-bar), 200 meters – K-supermarket, restaurant Hullu Poro and another market. You can order food with delivery or buy it at affordable prices on the market. A golf country club is 3 km away, which is popular with holidaymakers.
You do not need to pay for private parking and internet. Pets are not allowed. There is no elevator, so you will have to climb stairs to the upper floors. Outdoors there is a furnished dining area and garden. You can use the terrace, which offers a beautiful view of the ski resort.
The rooms have balconies with no less chic views. The bathrooms are fully equipped, depending on the room they have a bath or shower. In the kitchen there is a coffee machine, dryer and dishwasher, electric kettle, microwave and all necessary overall equipment. In the bedroom – a spacious wardrobe, fan, iron, sofa or bed. The living area includes a soft sofa next to the fireplace. The rooms have safes for storing valuables.
Importantly! Towels, bed linen are provided for money. Smoking is not allowed.
Good sound insulation, always warm, clean and cozy. The floor is finished with wood or parquet. The hotel features an elegant, modern design inside and out.Check Rates
Evgenia, St. Petersburg: “While resting on the balcony, I saw the northern lights! For the rest of my life I will clearly remember this beauty. This place is famous for its magnificent views, for which you want to come again and again. Excellent service, comfort, a lot of free services – I liked everything. The only downside is that sometimes there was no internet.”
Levi is an amazing resort for skiers. On the territory of the base there are chalets, restaurants, various shopping centers and attractions. There is everything you need for a comfortable stay. The tracks are very qualitatively prepared, there are slopes suitable for beginners. You can come to Levi all year round, but the best time for skiing is the first months of spring. During this period, the territory is covered with perfect snow cover, but there is no severe frost.