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Hotel Korpikartano in Finland

The Wilderness Lodge, Hotel Korpikartano

The Hotel Korpikartano in Menesjärvi is located in one of the most picturesque regions of Lapland, close to the Sámi village of Inari.  Winter is particularly exciting as the landscape is covered with a pristine blanket of snow.  This allows for a vast array of exciting winter activities.  You can explore the area on foot by snowshoes tour and enjoy looking to the skies for a glimpse of the Northern lights. Another highlight of staying at Hotel Korpikartano is the opportunity to visit an authentic Sámi reindeer farm.  Here, you can learn of their vital role in the lives of the Sámi people.  There’s even the opportunity to enjoy a sleigh ride, as these beautiful animals to pull you through the snowy vistas.  There are many other exciting activities to be enjoyed in the area, with husky safaris, fishing excursions and a wilderness skills course all available nearby.

Secluded Wilderness Retreat Amid Finland's Fabulous Wildlife

  • A secluded wilderness retreat by Lake Menesjärvi
  • A warm, friendly atmosphere
  • A great base for Northern Lights hunting
  • An intimate restaurant
  • Rustic accommodation with light wood furnishings


The Aurora Borealis over Lake Menesjärvi

Resting in idyllic surroundings by Lake Menesjärvi, the Hotel Korpikartano provides spectacular waterside views among the tree-laden vistas of Finland.  Enveloped in a tantalising wilderness of fells, forests and lakes, the hotel provides a warm welcome into the beautiful rustic accommodation.  With its wooden interiors and log cabin saunas, you can enjoy the relaxing perks of a holiday during the winter.  The northerly location of the Hotel Korpikartano is ideal for those hoping to spy the glorious colours of the Northern Lights and the hotel itself provides a glass-roofed hut, designed for guests to watch the night skies in a warm and comfortable environment.

Relax in a Lappish Wilderness Retreat

There are a range of holiday options we offer to this fantastic destination but as every customer is different please don't hesitate to speak to us on 0333 800 2033 if you want to tailor make your break in any way.

Finland: Northern Lights Break at Menesjarvi

Choose a Northern Lights Break and enjoy ample opportunity for an Arctic Aurora sighting

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Finland: Arctic Wilderness Holiday at Lake Menesjarvi

Book an Arctic Adventure Holiday and discover the Sami culture while you enjoy a range of winter activities

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Finland: Northern Lights Experience at Menesjarvi

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Hotel Facilities

Lake Menesjarvi at sunrise

The facilities at the Hotel Korpikartano ensure that each moment of your stay is filled with relaxation and serenity.  Shake off the chills of the Arctic climate in the heated log sauna and gather around the open fire of the Aurora/Midnight Sun Grill Hut and gaze up at the skies through its glass roof.  Indulge in an array of fine wines at the hotel’s wine-tasting room after browsing the selection in the wine cellar.  Experience the intimate atmosphere of the restaurant and sample a choice of traditional Finnish cuisine whilst looking out to the lake from the veranda.

  • English speaking staff
  • Two restaurants
  • Bar
  • Sauna
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Gardens
  • Sun terrace
  • Wi-Fi internet access
  • Credit cards accepted (Visa / Mastercard)


When staying at the Hotel Korpikartano, guests have a choice of accommodation, including rooms for two people and studios for larger groups / families.  All of the accommodation boast scenic views and each one has been designed in typical Finnish style, with light wooden interiors and furnishings.  Each room is decorated with neutral tones and embellished with modest splashes of colour.  Comfortable dining and seating areas, along with convenient facilities, allow guests to feel at home in this stunning location.

  • Hairdryer
  • Wi-Fi internet access

Upgraded studios also have a kitchenette, a microwave and a refrigerator

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