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From our favourite locations to watch the northern lights to the best places to watch whales in Canada, stunning pictures of the Sweden's Icehotel to the 7 natural wonders of our world, read our blog for all your holiday inspiration.

Latest Art Suite designs kick off building the Icehotel in Swedish Lapland

As well as northern lights and golden colours, autumn in Swedish Lapland sees the new Art Suites unveiled ahead of the construction of the winter Icehotel – the perfect blend of art, design, ingenuity and nature.
  • Icehotel

Monday, 26th October 2020

Pam Forrest

More Than Just a Place to Sleep. What To Do at the ICEHOTEL in 2021

With so much on offer at this extraordinary location, it can be overwhelming when you’re trying to plan your perfect itinerary. To help we have asked our staff to select their favourite experiences at the ICEHOTEL, providing exclusive insights into all the excursions available.
  • Icehotel

Friday, 17th April 2020

Naomi Earnshaw

Harvest Festival at Icehotel 2020

Celebrate the beginning of the end of the 30th Icehotel at the Harvest Festival on the weekend of the 8th March 2020
  • Icehotel

Thursday, 2nd January 2020

Destination Specialist

The 30th Icehotel

The iconic Icehotel in Swedish Lapland opened its doors for its 30th anniversary in December 2019. Take a look at some of the incredible suites including two from British design teams.
  • Icehotel

Monday, 16th December 2019

Pam Forrest

Could you design the coolest hotel in the world?

Many people believe that a hotel is more than a place to sleep and the lure of a quirky hotel experience has never been more prevalent in today's travel market. We sat down to speak with the new Creative Director, Luca Roncoroni to find out what makes the world-famous Icehotel so unique.
  • Icehotel

Thursday, 19th September 2019

Nichol Callaghan

Cool Combinations: 7 Ways to Experience the Icehotel

Combine the magnificent Icehotel with other memorable destinations such as Stockholm, Norway or Iceland for the ultimate winter adventure.
  • Icehotel

Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

Destination Specialist

Our Top 5 Things To Do At The ICEHOTEL

If you fly direct with us, you can add up to 5½ hours to your Icehotel break - here is a round up of our 5 favourite things to do with this extra time.
  • Icehotel

Sunday, 1st September 2019

Alex Minnis

Looking Back at Our Favourite Icehotel Suites

We fell under the spell of the Icehotel when it first emerged in 1990 and now, an immense 30 years later – we’re proud to be the hotel’s leading worldwide partner offering an exclusive direct flight from London to Kiruna. We took a look back at some of our favourite Art Suites over the years...
  • Icehotel

Saturday, 10th August 2019

Pam Forrest

This hotel made of ice should be on everyone’s bucket list

The original and iconic ICEHOTEL is back this year to celebrate its 30th anniversary, with bigger and better designs than ever before. The impressive structure has been erected year after year since 1989, offering guests a unique location to spend the night in.
  • Icehotel

Tuesday, 28th May 2019

Destination Specialist

Q&A with ICEHOTEL’s Michelin Star Chef: Alexander Meir

We spoke to Icehotel's chef, Alexander Meir; the Michelin-trained head-chef of the twelve-course Chef's table at the Veranda, Icehotel The Chef’s Table is much more than just a dinner, it welcomes guests to a unique exquisite food experience with the local food culture.  
  • Icehotel

Wednesday, 7th November 2018

Becky Masih

5 minutes with Arne Bergh, Icehotel Creative Director

Sculptor Arne Bergh became the Creative Director of the Icehotel in 1997 and oversees the annual selection of the international team of artists who come together to design and build this incredible feat of architecture. Read our Q&A and watch the video interview with him...
  • Icehotel

Tuesday, 6th November 2018

Destination Specialist

Meet the Designers of ‘The Living Ocean Suite’

Meet Father and Daughter Duo, Jonathon and Marnie Green. Designers of 'the Living Ocean Suite' in the 29th edition of Sweden's Icehotel.  We caught up with Jonathon to find out a bit more! 
  • Icehotel

Friday, 24th August 2018

Becky Masih