Salla Ski Hotel & Northern Light Cabins

Experiencing strong growth in tourism

High growth in tourism is evident throughout Lapland and in Salla tourism has increased in excess of 30 %. Further growth is expected for the coming years. The best locations in Salla have been reserved for the new Salla Ski Hotel and Northern Lights Cabins. Become acquainted with the investment plan, stop dreaming and start building! Get involved in the fastest growing tourism destination in Lapland!

Hotel in Lapland’s best destination

Salla Ski Hotel is a new ski-in/ski-out hotel in the heart of the Sallatunturi fell highlands.The hotel is located right beside the Salla Ski Resort’s main downhill skiing slopes that are renowned for their excellent quality and condition. Cross-country skiing tracks and hiking routes to the wilderness of Salla also start from the hotel’s main entrance.

In the summertime, the crystal-clear Karhulampi Pond offers beautiful views from the hotel’s windows and balconies.

Salla Ski Hotel has five floors and 123 rooms. Penthouse suites on the fifth floor have roof windows for Northern Lights observation. There is a ski slope restaurant, shop and a gym in the first floor of the hotel.

A new and extremely popular form of accommodation

 These Northern Lights Cabins are the first to be introduced to Salla. The cabins bring about a new type of accommodation capacity for the area. The growing interest in the Northern Lights make these cabins an attractive investment opportunity. Northern Lights Cabins are also eagerly awaited by international tour operators.

 The Northern Lights Cabins are located near the downhill skiing slopes of Salla Ski Resort. Customers can spend the day enjoying the beautiful nature, and the evening enjoying the cosy warmth of the cabin while staring at the starry sky and watching the Northern Lights performances. The Northern Lights Cabins will make a guest’s holiday unforgettable.

 In addition to the cabins, there is also the possibility for constructing an apartment hotel. The apartment hotel location is in the immediate vicinity of the cabins.

Contact information

Erkki Parkkinen


Municipality of Salla

Tel. +358 400 393 987

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Key figures for investors

Salla Ski Hotel

Building rights for 6,500 m2

123 rooms

Five floors 

Northern Lights Cabins

Building rights for a total of 2,000 m2

Apartment hotel building rights for a total of 1,200 m2

Cabin building rights for a total of 800 m2

Figures depicting growth in Salla’s tourism business

125,000 overnight stays/year

Fastest growing tourism in Lapland More growth expected

Approximately 25 % growth in the winter seasons

Salla facts

Unique village in eastern Lapland

Area of municipality 5,873 km

3,600 inhabitants

10,000 reindeer

187 km of shared border with Russia

20 km from the centre of Salla to the border crossing point

15 ski slopes and six ski lifts

160 km of ski tracks 500 km of snowmobiling routes

Salla is a unique village in eastern Lapland. It is a wilderness village loved by wanderers, pleasure lovers, skiers and hikers. A warm, idyllic and safe bird’s nest offering comfort, services and a soft bed between adventures. It is the place where tourism is growing fastest in Lapland. It is the place people love. Welcome to explore the wilderness!