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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.

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.  
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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...
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Tuesday, 6th November 2018

Destination Specialist

Brand new ICEHOTEL TV Ad!

This winter discover one of the most magical places... the original Icehotel in Swedish Lapland! Watch our new TV ad here!
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Thursday, 6th September 2018

Becky Masih

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! 
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Friday, 24th August 2018

Becky Masih

Icehotel 2018/19 Designs Unveiled!

With every new year comes a brand new edition of Sweden’s iconic Icehotel and after months of deliberation, the designs for the 29th Icehotel have finally been revealed (we heard one was even designed on the back of a napkin!). Let us give you a sneak peak of what is to come!
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Tuesday, 21st August 2018

Becky Masih

Icehotel in Numbers – Facts & Figures

The first and original Icehotel was built in Swedish Lapland, Jukkasjarvi 1990 and took two weeks to complete... it's moved on a little since then...
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Wednesday, 18th July 2018

Destination Specialist

Maddie’s Guide to the Icehotel

We caught up with Maddie, our very own on-the-ground Icehotel representative, for some top tips on planning the perfect Icehotel break this winter...
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Saturday, 7th July 2018

Destination Specialist

What to Wear at the Icehotel

We recommend sticking to the 'layer principle' rather than packing lots of bulky items.
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Saturday, 7th July 2018

Destination Specialist

The 28th Icehotel’s Art Suites revealed!

The 28th Icehotel is now open! Here's a first look at the season's brand-new Art Suites to help you begin planning your epic winter escape.
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Monday, 18th December 2017

Destination Specialist

Bucket list must-dos at the Icehotel

Blogger and Adventurer, Sophie Radcliffe, visited the Icehotel last season with us. Read about how she ticked off a number of bucket-list experiences during her trip.
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Thursday, 28th September 2017

Destination Specialist

The Magic of the Icehotel

Editor of Pebble, a stylish sustainable lifestyle magazine, Georgina Wilson-Powell discovers the magic of the Icehotel at Christmas with Discover the World...
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Thursday, 28th September 2017

Destination Specialist

Cool Combinations: 5 Ways to Experience the Icehotel

From a first-timer's 3-night break to a multi-centre escape combining Norway and Iceland into the itinerary, read on to find out the various ways you can experience the Icehotel.
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Sunday, 3rd September 2017

Destination Specialist