Located 12.4 miles from the Russian border in Salla, this hotel offers free sauna access, homemade Lapland food and live music. Private parking is also free for guests. Hotelli Takka-Valkea’s rooms have a private bathroom with a shower. Tea/coffee facilities, a microwave and a refrigerator add further convenience. Most rooms have their own sauna. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in Takka-Valkea Hotelli’s lobby. Other services include help with Russian visas and booking adventure tours or military history trips. Guests can relax in the garden or go cross-country skiing at Sallatunturi Ski Resort, which is 5 minutes’ drive away. The nearby Lake Märkäjärvi is a popular fishing spot for pike, perch and brown trout. Takka-Valkea is a 1-hour drive from Kemijärvi, where trains connect to Rovaniemi and onwards to Helsinki. Airport buses stop next to the hotel, and the ride to Kuusamo Airport takes about 75 minutes.
Cons: Should have some VEGAN foods in menu. The spa was very noisy and full of children. There should be instruction to the parents that they should take care of their children. Or there should have ...
Pros: A very nice room with the large window gave into the forest. A very silent place where there are all opportunities to walk a lot and admire nature and reindeers!
Cons: In the morning at 11 a.m. we left the hotel and put key in the box outside the hotel because the door was closed. It is comfortable but if we forget something in the room we couldn't get it ...
Pros: Location right next to the slopes, spacious rooms & nice pool/spa area
Cons: Cooked breakfast wasn't great. Log fire wasn't lit so bar/restaurant area felt cold & didn't have great atmosphere.
Pros: All good! Very nice hotel and SPA! Very nice staff!!!
Cons: A little low Wi-Fi
With ski-in/ski-out access, Holiday Club Salla Hotel Revontuli allows you more time for downhill skiing, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. Guests indulge in spa services, then grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. 2 indoor pools and a sauna are other highlights, and rooms offer flat-screen TVs and free WiFi. Ski rentals and lessons are also available.