The traditional feeling Scandic Pohjanhovi (formerly the Cumulus Resort Pohjanhovi) is the oldest hotel in Rovaniemi and a great base for your Lapland experience as it's in the centre of Rovaniemi, close to Santa's Village.
The traditional feeling Scandic Pohjanhovi (formerly the Cumulus Resort Pohjanhovi) is the oldest hotel in Rovaniemi and a great base for your Lapland experience as it's in the centre of Rovaniemi, close to Santa's Village. This hotel's restaurant has wonderful views of the Kemijoki River and is the perfect place to sample Lappish food. Show off your singing talent in the karaoke bar then dance to your favourite song as it turns into a nightclub. The family rooms can accommodate up to four of you so after a day of snowmobiles and sled rides you'll be able to relax together.
In the centre of Rovaniemi beside the Kemijoki river with shops, bars and restaurants in the immediate vicinity. Santa Claus Village approximately a 10-minute drive from the hotel.
|The Arktikum Museum is only 1km away
The restaurant here switches between a buffet and an à la carte set up, with plenty of traditional dishes and home favourites on offer at both. Relaxation is taken care of with an indoor pool and sauna, and there's a clutch of bars for post-dinner drinks.
Health and Beauty
After dark, there's a nightclub and a karaoke bar, plus a handful of quieter bars for laid-back evenings.
Even though there's more than enough outdoor fun to be had the indoor pool is a haven away from the cold. Please note loose swimwear is not permitted.
Sports and Activities
This place has the added bonus of a swimming pool – a simple, rectangular affair on the lower ground floor of the hotel. Elsewhere, there's a sauna and a children's playroom.
Daytime activity programme
Food and Drink
The restaurant serves a hot and cold buffet spread, with everything from sausage and eggs to Finnish porridge on offer. In the evenings, there's a Lappish à la carte menu* featuring lots of meat and fish dishes.
Buffet restaurant* - Buffet breakfasts and for dinner there's a selection of à la carte local classics and European dishes on offer with children's options.
A la carte dining* - In the buffet restaurant.
Children's dining* - In the buffet restaurant.
Karaoke bar* - There's plenty of opportunity to show off your singing talents on Friday and Saturday nights.
Internet area*, Free Wi-Fi zones, Laundry service*, Ironing room
Bare Essentials for Adults: Lapland isn't just for families. Its lively capital, Rovaniemi, is brimming with bars, shopping malls and gourmet restaurants, so it's great for couples and groups of friends. Our Bare Essentials For Adults package includes return flights and a 3 or 4-night stay in the city. Plus you'll get a taster of husky and reindeer sleigh rides on one of our tours.
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
Standard twin rooms (up to two adults and one child) have twin beds plus extra bed (if required), television, radio, mini-fridge, Wi-Fi, safe, hairdryer and bathroom.
Also available: Family rooms with a sofa bed for two children.