Ylläs Catered Cabins
Festive Break

Overview

The Ylläs Catered Cabins are located in the quiet village of Ylläsjärvi about 2km from the nearest ski slopes and secluded enough that should the Northern Lights appear you will be able to see them from your cabin. Clients are picked up by the coach from the cabins themselves and all activities are about 15 minutes away and the cabins are catered by our catering company.

Kello Big Cabin (semi-detached)

Area: 83 square metres
Bedrooms: 2 bedrooms on the ground floor (each with 2 twin beds), mezzanine on first floor with 4 twin beds.
Cabin facilities: open plan living room, dining room and kitchen, fireplace, 1 shower room, 2 toilets, sauna, TV, hairdryer.

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Kuusela

Area: 88 square metres
Bedrooms: 1 bedroom on first floor, mezzanine on first floor with 4 twin beds
Cabin facilities: open plan living room, dining room and kitchen, fireplace, 1 shower room, 2 toilets, sauna, TV, hairdryer.

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Mesimarja

Area: 66 square metres
Bedrooms: 2 bedrooms on ground floor (alcove bedrooms, no door), mezzanine with 3 twin beds
Cabin facilities: open plan living room, dining room and kitchen, fireplace, 1 bathroom, 1 toilets, sauna, TV, hairdryer.

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Riekonseppi (semi-detached)

Area: 102 square metres
Bedrooms: 2 bedrooms, one with double bed the other with 4 twin beds
Cabin facilities: open plan living room, dining room and kitchen, fireplace, 1 bathroom, 3 toilets, sauna, TV, hairdryer.

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Itinerary

Please see below our sample itineraries and menu.

Menus are set and not a la carte however, clients can make some changes to suit dietary needs prior to travel. Vegetarian and vegan menus are also available.

Optionals

Although your itinerary includes many activities you may wish to try some optionals (prices are an indication only)

Ride the winter path with huskies

Visiting the same husky farm as on your arrival you can double the length of the safari with the 10km trail with your own team of dogs.  After the visit you have another chance to warm up in the Lappish tepee and ask any more questions that you may have about the dogs.

Duration: 2.5 hours
Price: 137 € / adult (sharing husky-sleigh) and 102,75 € / child

Snow Village visit

1500 tons of snow and 300 tons of ice are used every year to create the unique Lainio Snow Village. Artists from around the world spend many hours crafting the ice blocks into fantastic sculptures. Located only 18km away from Ylläsjärvi the Snow Village is about 20 minutes from the cabins by bus. Enjoy a guided tour around the hotel, ice restaurant and bar. Before heading back to Ylläsjärvi, enjoy a hot drink and a bun in the Lainio inn.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 61 € / adult and 45,75 € / child

Traditional reindeer ride

A traditional reindeer ride through the old, snow-covered forest with the reindeer herder is an unforgettable experience. After the 4km safari warm up in the Lappish tepee with warm drinks and ask the herder about the life of the reindeer.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 106 € / adult and 79,50 € / child

Insta-Safari

Start this safari with a bus trip to the must-see (and must photograph) locations in the area including the forest, National Park hills, frozen lakes and impressive rock formations. Once you arrive at the magnificent Kensänkijärvi Lake try your luck at ice-fishing – the lake is known for its trout and whitefish. On the way back to Ylläsjärvi stop at Äkäslompolo village for souvenir shopping. The village also has a well stocked supermarket and Alko shop.

Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours
Price: 68 € / adult and 51 € / child

Snowmobiling ABC

This snowmobile safari is perfect for both beginners and experiences drivers. The safari takes you across frozen lakes and swamps and through the forest – if the weather is agreeable the safari will even go to the top of the fells.

For families:
Duration: 2 hours (15km)
Price: 69 € / adult (2 adults sharing snowmobile) and 36 € / child

For adults only:
Duration: 2 hours (25-30km)
Price: 115 € / adult (2 adults sharing snowmobile)

Cross country skiing school

The cross country skiing school is suitable for all ages and skill levels (even if you have never skied before) as long as you are old enough to walk. The Finns have a saying “if you can walk you can ski” and it is not uncommon to see small children skiing to school.

Duration: 2.5 hours
Price: 48 € / adult and 36 € / child

Availability of optionals is subject to weather conditions. Activities can be booked once in Lapland through our local agents. Full cancellation charge 24 hours prior to activity.

Flights
  • Flights are available from London Heathrow only
  • Magic of Lapland flights are all fully chartered with British Airways
  • Provisional flight times between UK and Lapland:
    Departure Date:
    depart London Heathrow 0700 arrive Kittilä, Lapland 1235
    Return Date:
    depart Kittilä, Lapland 1800 arrive London Heathrow 1930
  • flight time is approximately 3.5 hours
  • Upgrade to British Airways Club Europe £350pp (return) subject to availability

Departures & Prices

December 2022

Kello Big Cabin 5/8 Share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child
Fri 2 Dec Sun 4 Dec 2 Heathrow SOLD OUT
Sun 4 Dec Wed 7 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT
Wed 7 Dec Sat 10 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT
Sat 10 Dec Wed 14 Dec 4 Heathrow £1825** £1725**
Wed 14 Dec Sat 17 Dec 3 Heathrow £1825 £1725
Sat 17 Dec Tue 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT
Tue 20 Dec Fri 23 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT
Fri 23 Dec Tue 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2125 £1925

 

Kuusela Cabin 4 Share 5 Share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 2 Dec Sun 4 Dec 2 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sun 4 Dec Wed 7 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 7 Dec Sat 10 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 10 Dec Wed 14 Dec 4 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 14 Dec Sat 17 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 17 Dec Tue 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Tue 20 Dec Fri 23Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Fri 23 Dec Tue 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2175 £2075 £2125 £2025

 

Mesimarja Cabin 4 Share 5/6 Share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 2 Dec Sun 4 Dec 2 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sun 4 Dec Wed 7 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 7 Dec Sat 10 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 10 Dec Wed 14 Dec 4 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 14 Dec Sat 17 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 17 Dec Tue 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Tue 20 Dec Fri 23Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Fri 23 Dec Tue 27 Dec 4 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT

 

Riekonseppi Cabin 4 Share 5 Share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 2 Dec Sun 4 Dec 2 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sun 4 Dec Wed 7 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 7 Dec Sat 10 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 10 Dec Wed 14 Dec 4 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 14 Dec Sat 17 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Sat 17 Dec Tue 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Tue 20 Dec Fri 23Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Fri 23 Dec Tue 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2175 £2075 £2125 £2025

December 2023

Kello Big Cabin 5/8 Share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child
Fri 1 Dec Sun 3 Dec 2 Heathrow £1575 £1475**
Sun 3 Dec Wed 6 Dec 3 Heathrow £1575 £1475**
Wed 6 Dec Sat 9 Dec 3 Heathrow £1675 £1575**
Sat 9 Dec Tue 12 Dec 3 Heathrow £1775 £1675
Tue 12 Dec Fri 15 Dec 3 Heathrow £1825 £1725
Fri 15 Dec Sun 17 Dec 2 Heathrow £1775 £1675
Sun 17 Dec Wed 20 Dec 3 Heathrow £1945 £1845
Wed 20 Dec Sat 23 Dec 3 Heathrow £2045 £1945
Sat 23 Dec Wed 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2245 £2145

 

Kuusela Cabin 4 share 5 share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 1 Dec Sun 3 Dec 2 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Sun 3 Dec Wed 6 Dec 3 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Wed 6 Dec Sat 9 Dec 3 Heathrow £1725 £1625** £1675 £1575**
Sat 9 Dec Tue 12 Dec 3 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Tue 12 Dec Fri 15 Dec 3 Heathrow £1875 £1775 £1825 £1725
Fri 15 Dec Sun 17 Dec 2 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Sun 17 Dec Wed 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 20 Dec Sat 23 Dec 3 Heathrow £2095 £1995 £2045 £1945
Sat 23 Dec Wed 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2295 £2195 £2245 £2145

 

Mesimarja Cabin 4 share 5/6 share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 1 Dec Sun 3 Dec 2 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Sun 3 Dec Wed 6 Dec 3 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Wed 6 Dec Sat 9 Dec 3 Heathrow £1725 £1625** £1675 £1575**
Sat 9 Dec Tue 12 Dec 3 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Tue 12 Dec Fri 15 Dec 3 Heathrow £1875 £1775 £1825 £1725
Fri 15 Dec Sun 17 Dec 2 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Sun 17 Dec Wed 20 Dec 3 Heathrow SOLD OUT SOLD OUT
Wed 20 Dec Sat 23 Dec 3 Heathrow £2095 £1995 £2045 £1945
Sat 23 Dec Wed 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2295 £2195 £2245 £2145

 

Riekonseppi Cabin 4 share 5 share
Depart Return Nights Airport Adult Child Adult Child
Fri 1 Dec Sun 3 Dec 2 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Sun 3 Dec Wed 6 Dec 3 Heathrow £1625 £1525** £1575 £1475**
Wed 6 Dec Sat 9 Dec 3 Heathrow £1725 £1625** £1675 £1575**
Sat 9 Dec Tue 12 Dec 3 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Tue 12 Dec Fri 15 Dec 3 Heathrow £1875 £1775 £1825 £1725
Fri 15 Dec Sun 17 Dec 2 Heathrow £1825 £1725 £1775 £1675
Sun 17 Dec Wed 20 Dec 3 Heathrow £1995 £1895 £1945 £1845
Wed 20 Dec Sat 23 Dec 3 Heathrow £2095 £1995 £2045 £1945
Sat 23 Dec Wed 27 Dec 4 Heathrow £2295 £2195 £2245 £2145
  • Offers December 2022:

    Sunday 4 – Wednesday 7 December 2022:
    3 nights for the price of 2
    *First 3 departures of 2022:
    one child 50% discount based on a minimum of 4 passengers
    ** 10th – 14th December 2022:
    4 nights for the price of 3

  • Offers December 2023:

    Sunday 3rd – Wednesday 6th December 2023:
    3 nights for the price of 2
    *First 3 departures of 2023:
    one child 50% discount based on a minimum of 4 passengers

  • infant price is from £450 depending on date of departure. Infant price applies to infants between 0-23 months at the time of travel. Please note that infants do not count towards number of persons sharing
  • we do not recommend children under the age of 6 months to travel to Lapland. Please note that participation in safaris for children between the ages of 6 months and 2 years is weather dependent and will be up to the discretion of the local guides who will assess the safety of the activity at the time. Should the infant not be able to part-take in a safari one adult will need to stay behind with them. Infants can still take part in the Santa activity day and visit to Santa.
  • child prices are for children aged between 2 and 11 years at the time of travel