Plan your trip

An ice bed with a reindeer fur on top of it
Design Johan Larsson | Photo Asaf Kliger

practical information

When should I visit? How does it work to sleep amongst ice and how should I dress? We have gathered all the information regarding how staying at Icehotel works, how to get here, tips and lots of practical information in the sections below.

When to visit 

Icehotel offers ice experiences 365 days of the year, so timing is down to which season that appeals to you the most. Read more about the different season to find out which that is.


Reindeer in polar night
Photo Asaf Kliger
Main hall inside Icehotel
Design Marjolein Vonk & Maurizio Perron | Photo Asaf Kliger

Getting here

It's not difficult to get to the small village of Jukkasjärvi in Northern Sweden, if you know how to travel. We provide you with all the tips and links you need.

Sleep amongst ice

Not many people have slept in -5 degrees Celsius before and we know that there might be many questions connected to it. We have done our very best to gather the info about how to sleep at Icehotel works.  

Two persons sleeping in thermal bags at Icehotel
Photo Asaf Kliger
Smiling girl dressed up in warm clothes at Icehotel
Photo Asaf Kliger

How to dress

Functional clothing is key for enjoying and being safe in the outdoors. Get tips from the experts on how to dress for a night amongst ice art or at our outdoor activities. 




Discover a few room types at Icehotel