Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris, with a unique location as on top of the 435m fell next to the Iso-Syöte Ski Resorts, is the perfect place to admire the beauties of Finnish nature and
enjoy the Nordic holiday cosiness. Though not a 5-star hotel itself, this family-run boutique hotel is determined to bring a 5-star experience to its guests. Various types of accommodations can be found here to suit different needs: forest view double rooms, real Finnish Kelo cottages, Fjell Top cottages for larger groups, and luxurious suites with extensive glass window, walls and roof so the guests can enjoy the unique midnight sun in summer and magical northern light in winter through a 180 view! In the wellness centre in-house, busy travellers can calm all senses in the authentic Finnish wooden
saunas, or by joining yoga courses, or through a relaxing Nordic-styled massage. Apart from personalized holiday accommodation experiences, Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris also
provides a wide range of unforgettable outdoor activities all year round to make the best of the distinctive Finnish nature, including cross-country biking, Nordic walk, hiking, berry picking and fishing in summer, and skiing, riding skimobiles, husky and reindeer safaris or for example observing the magnificent aurora wonders.
Located right in the centre of three airports (in Oulu, Rovaniemi and Kuusamo), Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris charms travellers all over the world; especially in winter, over 80%
of total guests are from abroad. This hotel has been granted several international awards, among which are: Travellers’ Choice 2015 from TripAdvisor, one of the most romantic hotel rooms in the world by The Telegraph (British newspaper). It is also a favoured hotel among Chinese travellers, both among backpackers and groups. As Chinese overseas luxury travellers start to grow rapidly, according to Jing Travel June 16th issue, Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris as an ultimate example of boutique hotels is highly expected to be of top interest among Chinese high-end travellers. Already,
through its close partnership with a Chinese travel agency DPS, Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris has enjoyed a growing number of Chinese guests over the past few years. The hotel’s
owner, Juha Kuukasjärvi, mentioned that they intend to add Chinese elements into the upcoming hotel investments and product development, to tailor the services and experiences for Chinese travellers. Juha sees WWES2022 an economical and great place to meet new potential Chinese partners, both for the development of Hotel Iso Syöte & Safaris, as well as bringing the Nordic destination know-how to China.
Iso-Syöte Ski Resort is one of the most famous ski
resorts in Finland. Iso-Syöte is nearly 40 year old ski resort and it has a great amount of knowledge
from all the aspects of running a ski resort. Soft and natural snow, gentle and uncrowded slopes with
the newest technology rental gear and the qualified & experienced instructors make Iso-Syöte the best place to learn to ski or snowboard. Iso-Syöte is surrounded by the breathtakingly beautiful Syöte National Park. Experience the naturally formed snow sculptures and the northern lights in peaceful and safe surroundings, in one of the most snow secure areas in Lapland. It has been equipped with 17 slopes, 8 lifts, 3 snow parks, 1 freeride park, 3000 beds in the area and 120 km of cross-country skiing tracks. Longest slope can be even 1200 meters.
There are different slope options: 3 black advanced
level slopes, 4 red intermediate level slopes and 6
blue easy level slopes. Tourists can find all kinds
of services here: Ski pass offices, rentals & shops,
restaurants, Children’s SnowWorld and even Ski
School. In Ski School can choose from a selection
of lessons in cross-country skiing, downhill & telemark
skiing and snowboarding.
The resort has been owned and operated by the same Jorma-
Terengjeff family for 15 years and their core focus has been
in developing optimal learning areas for kids and adults. For
instance, Children specific ski area SnowWorld and person
focused teaching. As a family owned company, they are very
flexible to work out a product that suits customers’ needs.
They offer warm and personal service in an uncrowded surroundings.
Ski school continues constant product testing
and developing, and instructor trainings. The terrain park
is the top in Finland, including progression from the very
beginners to worlds top athletes, daily maintenance and
terrain park leads, building customer information base and
utilizing suitable technologies. The SnowPark for freestyle
(jumps and tricks) is Finland’s longest and the Freeride Park
is Finland’s first off-piste. The long season is from late November
to the end of April. Early start for freestyle training
is in December, with private training sessions, Freestyle terrain
specialists and coaches possible.
Iso-Syöte Ski Resort is a perfect match of small groups or
families that want to learn to ski and valuate unique atmosphere
and nature. Preferably with over 2 -night stays. Daily
visitors (bigger groups) from Oulu, Kemi or Rovaniemi can
get a true Lappish skiing experience. Iso-Syöte Ski Resort
finds China’s challenges very familiar and is eager to participate
in the process. To learn about the Chinese customer,
we would be excited to get visitors to try our facilities.
Isosyöte - the best place for learning
Soft and natural snow, gentle and uncrowded slopes with the newest
technology rental gear and the qualified & experienced instructors make
Iso-Syöte the best place to learn to ski or snowboard.
The ski resort offers great facilities for beginners and experienced skiers
and snowboarders alike. Magical SnowWorld keeps the family happy all
We also offer ski-instructor training(ISIA approved) & Finland´s longest
terrain park for freestyle training.