Accommodation, Riverside Apartments, inside / Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort, Rovaniemi, Villi Pohjola / Wild Nordic Finland @wildnordicfinlandAccommodation, Riverside Apartments, inside / Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort, Rovaniemi, Villi Pohjola / Wild Nordic Finland @wildnordicfinland
Accommodation for Families

Riverside Apartments in winter

Price from

299 €

Photo: Wild Nordic Finland

Price from

299 €

Available:  Autumn, Spring, Winter
Size:   4 + 2 persons 59 m²
Destination:  Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort, Rovaniemi
Accommodation, Apartments

Located next to the Raudanjoki River, these are two houses both with two modern well-equipped apartments. Built in 2010, the Riverside Apartments represent an up-to-date yet traditional Finnish building style using wood from the local forests. Windows are overlooking the river shore and the beautiful forest on the other side. The main building of the Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort and the riverside sauna are a 250-meter walk away.

The four apartments are called Haapa (Aspen), Paju (Willow), Kataja (Juniper) and Pihlaja (Rowan). Each apartment includes a private entrance, living room, two twin bedrooms, kitchen, private electric sauna, riverside terrace, bathroom and toilet. There is an open-plan kitchen and living room with a fireplace, dining table and comfortable sofa to relax on or watch TV from. The kitchen is fully equipped with dishes and cutlery. The living room opens to the furnished private terrace overlooking the river shore. Two twin bedrooms are accommodating a maximum of four people in the apartment.

Main building and sauna – 250 m
Walking/snowshoe routes – 150 m
Rovaniemi International Airport – 19 km
Rovaniemi city centre and railway station – 23 km
Santa Claus Village – 16 km

ACWR Accommodation / additional information

Find our full terms and conditions including cancellation policy here.


  • Check-in time: 16.00
  • Check-out time: 11.00.
  • For accommodation within the period of April – November you will receive a key box code for your cabin on the same day of the arrival. Please fill in the check in form provided in your room! Reception and restaurant are closed.


Our cosy restaurant is located in the main building and offers homemade lunches and delicious dinners. The restaurant also features the Moose Bar & Lounge, perfect for relaxing after an active day outdoors. Please note that the restaurant is closed during April – November. Restaurant is open December – March.

  • Buffet breakfast is served:
    – December – March at 08.00 – 10.00
    – For other times breakfast is available for groups only on request basis (starting from 16 people).
  • Daily Lunch is served December – March at 11.30 – 13.30
    Please pre-book in advance from reception
  • Daily Dinner is served:
    – December – March at 18.00 – 20.00
    – For other times dinner is available for groups only on request basis (starting from 16 people).


  • Private use of the Riverside Sauna can be booked throughout the year. The use of the sauna is not included in the room price. Please note that the sauna is not in use during summer and autumn 2021. Sauna is available for booking in December – March.


  • It takes only 15 minutes ride to Santa Claus Village where you can spend your day discovering and enjoying the Christmas magic. Rovaniemi city centre is 20 minute ride away. Price for one-way transfer / max 4 people.


  • The Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort is located at the gateway of the Arctic Circle Hiking Area. You can choose from a different array of marked hiking trails, varying from 800 meters to 15 kilometers. Hiking trails are open all year round.
  • There is a wide selection of tours available in the Arctic Circle Wilderness Resort.
  • All winter tours listed under activities at the Resort section include a free transfer from the accommodation.
  • Note that most of the summer/autumn tours include transfers only from hotels closer to the city center and might be asked to meet the guide in Santa Claus Village, or extra transfer fees may apply.
  • Winter: rent snowshoes or forest skis to wander around the beautiful forest area on your own. Forest skis are designed especially for moving in deep snow, being longer than normal cross-country skis and they fit all sizes. Please inquire from the Resort staff.


  • Room rates depending on season.
  • Including VAT, breakfast, bedlinen and end-of-stay cleaning.

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