- Live amongst the creatures of the Arctic at the Ranua Wildlife Park
- Situated just five minutes drive from the centre of Ranua
- On site shops and restaurant
- Snow and ice play area plus a children's playground
- Simply decorated, comfortable, rustic accommodation
Holiday Village Gulo Gulo in Finland
An Ideal Resort for a Northern Lights Wilderness Adventure
Amongst the vast terrains of the incredible Ranua Wildlife Park is the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo. This is a unique resort that allows you to be immersed in the habitats of otters, polar bears, beavers, snowy owls and other intriguing animals. Gulo Gulo refers to the Latin term for wolverine, which is a rare Arctic animal indigenous to Finland. Naming the village after such a fascinating creature demonstrates the resort’s dedication to the celebration and preservation of Finland’s native wildlife. You can experience the comforts of rustic wood apartments, equipped with everything you will need to make your time here as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Surrounded by snow-laden landscapes, the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo combines a wonderful location with convenient amenities, with shops and a restaurant all on site.
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The Holiday Village Gulo Gulo is situated in the Finnish city of Ranua and is just five minutes’ drive from its centre. The area is perfect for adventure and activity holidays all year round, but in winter, as the landscapes are blanketed in snow, the tours and excursions become even more exciting. Speed through the vistas on a snowmobile or opt for a more leisurely journey on a husky sled. Why not take a snowshoe walk at dusk to search for the Northern Lights that frequently appear in this region? A sighting of the Aurora Borealis would be a welcome addition to any stay at the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo. If you wish to venture a little further, visit Santa’s village in Rovaniemi and join in with all the festive fun.
Everything you need is on your doorstep when you stay at the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo, including shops and a restaurant. The restaurant offers a selection of buffet options such as soups, salads and various main courses and desserts. Children will adore the many hotel facilities specifically designed for their entertainment, from the winter snow and ice play area, to the playground that is open all year round.
- Air conditioning in public places
- Car parking
- Cash machine within easy walking distance
- Children’s playground
- Coffee shop/café
- Credit cards accepted
- English speaking staff
- Luggage storage
- Multilingual staff
- Non-smoking throughout
- Public lounge
- Wi-Fi internet access in public areas
Every apartment at the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo is a home from home, with a stylish, modern kitchen, comfortable lounge areas, a shower and toilet, and bedrooms are decorated in simple, calming colours. Interiors boast exposed wood panelling and are simply decorated, giving a relaxing ambience throughout. Each accommodation is named after Arctic animals and whether you stay in the bear apartment or the beaver, the standard of accommodation remains consistent. Each apartment also benefits from a private terrace, where you can enjoy a meal or a drink as you look to the skies for the Northern Lights. Warm up after a day of Arctic adventures and step into the apartment’s private sauna. Caravan and camping options are also available at the village, with shower and toilet facilities nearby.
- Air conditioning
- Accessible rooms
- Balcony/private terrace
- Bathrobes (on request and surcharge)
- Blackout curtains
- Colour television (with satellite)
- Iron and ironing board
- Minibar (on request)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Pay-per-view movies
- Sound proofed rooms
- Tea/coffee making facilities
- Wake-up-call service