Situated 4 km from the center of Saariselkä, and 30 km from Ivalo airport, Aparthotel Kuukkeli Aurora is located in the beautiful 1.8 hector Taiga forest area in the Laanila area. The property has three different log-wood rental cabins plus one Sauna building.

All accommodations have possibility to use the large living room with TV, sofas, kitchen, and fireplace. It is a social place where people can come together, make fire, read books, eat in the common place, watch tv and such. In the Sauna block of accommodation, there are two saunas for mens and womens with an indoor swimming pool, equipped with a separate showers and changing facilities. Sauna facilities are free of charge for all customers for shared use every evenings.

The Laanila area is very popular among the lovers for cross-country skiing. Aurora has a warm ski-maintenance room and a common cloth drying room in each cabins. Each cabins are made with an old style log-wood which makes a great experience to Lappish landscape in a peaceful environment. Being far from Saariselkä village and ski-resort light, Aparthotel Kuukkeli Aurora is a great place to see Northern Lights. No need to go far from your rooms/apartments. On top of that, this is one of the only rentals in Saariselkä area to have Sauna and indoor Swimming place in a beautiful wooden interiors for all guests who stay at this property.

Rooms and apartments

There are 14 accommodations (rooms and apartments) situated in these three accommodation cabins. These rental cabins have different types of accommodations, some are basic guest rooms while others are fully-furnished apartment with own kitchen. All accommodations are equipped with a good free wireless (WiFi) internet, and a flat-screen TV. There are 10 fully-furnished apartments with own kitchen and bathrooms with a maximum of 2 or 4 occupancies. Each apartment comes with a seating area, a full kitchen with stove and a private bathroom. Apart from these, there are 4 self-service rooms with shared bathroom with a maximum of 2 or 3 occupancies. Guest rooms have shared access to a kitchen, bathroom and living area.

Cabin A “Kiilo” and Cabin B ”Rautu” :

  • For common use for all guests in the cabin:
    • Large living room with fireplace, seating area, TV.
    • Fully furnished kitchen.
    • Shower room and WC.
  • 2 X 32m2 apartment:
    • 4 beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, drying cabinet, kitchenette.
  • 2 X 33m2 apartment:
    • 4 single beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, drying cabinet, kitchenette.
  • 2 X 35m2 apartment:
    • 4 single beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, drying cabinet, kitchenette.
  • 2 X 39m2 apartment:
    • 4 single beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, drying cabinet, kitchenette.
  • 2 X 19m2 rooms:
    • 4 single beds, shared WC and shared bathroom.
  • 2 X 15m2 rooms: 
    • 2 single beds, shared WC and shared bathroom.


Cabin C ”Kaarna

  • For common use for all guests in the cabin:
    • Sauna with bathroom and WC.
    • 2 drying cabinet
    • Total space 22m2
  • 1 X 36m2 apartment
    • 4 single beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, kitchenette.
  • 1 X 30m2 apartment.
    • 2 single beds, WC / shower, mini-kitchen, kitchenette.


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Ominaisuudet ja tilat

  • Address: Viskitie 10B
  • Central heating
  • Free wifi
  • Smoke-free

Sauna with indoor swimming space

Sauna is free to use for all guests everyday between 16-22. There is separate Men and Women Sauna, shower and changing room.


Ski-maintence space is available in Sauna building.

Parking: Free Parking

Sheet sets and cleaning: A pre-made beds and towels, and one time final cleaning is included in the price of accommodation.

Check-in and check-out information:

Check-in: starts after 16:00 (Check)
Check-in address: Saariselantie 1, 99830, Saariselkä.
Check-out: By 12:00 (guests can leave keys inside accommodation and lock the door)

More information at our reception page.

 Aamiainen Breakfast

Breakfast is 10EUR per person, served at Restaurant Kuukkeli.

Nearby services and facilities


Breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Cafe / Restaurant Kuukkeli – 4000m
Savottakahvila – 300m


Ivalo Airport – 30 km
Kittila Airport – 220km
Rovaniemi Airport – 250km


Kaunispää – 5000m
Kiilopää – 15000m
Saariselkä chapel – 4500m


Supermarket Kuukkeli – 4000m
Siula tourist information center – 4200m
Centre of Saariselkä – 4200m
Centre of Ivalo town – 35km


Ski-tracks – 100m
Angry birds center – 4500m
Ski-Saariselkä – 5000m
Central booking center – 4000m.


Holiday-Club spa – 4500m
Drugs-cabinet, Kupermarket Kuukkeli – 4000m
Massage – 4550m
Gym – 4500m
Ivalo Hospital – 36km


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