You can find Hotel Jeris in the middle of Lappish nature next to Lake Jerisjärvi.
Here you can enjoy diverse activities, beautiful Sauna World, delicious food and cozy accommodation.
The magic of Lake Jeris
Hotel Jeris and Arctic Sauna World are located on the shores of Lake Jeris next to Keimiö fell. Pallas-Ylläs National Park and ski tracks are located just next to the hotel. The 10 km long Lake Jeris and the quiet location of the hotel tend to counterbalance the hectic nature of the big cities.
Located on the shores of Lake Jeris, Arctic Sauna World is a great place to wash the sweat you earned in our outdoor activities, relax in five different saunas and take a refreshing dip in the 15m wide open swimming pool (ice hole).
The ski tracks in the vicinity of Jeris includes fitness-, light- and dog tracks. The tracks also reach deep into the desert huts of national parks, as well as hotels nearby.
You can also reach the hotel with snowmobile from Muonio, Levi and Ylläs.
Open every day
08:00 – 22:00
ARCTIC SAUNA WORLD
Open every day
16:00 – 21:00 (22:00)
SERVICES IN HOTEL JERIS
- 27 rooms
- 35 cabins
- 4 Aurora dome luxury accommodations
- Arctic firefox lodge
- Landscape restaurant
- Arctic Sauna World
- Winter equipment rental
- Snowmobile safaris
- Husky safaris
Renovated in 2019, the 130-seat restaurant of Hotel Jeriks has traditional style, a warm atmosphere and a retro spirit in keeping with the history of the hotel. The multi-meter wide windows opening onto the lake bring the pastel shades of polar night, the blue moment and the morning sun to your dining table. In front of the large open fireplace in the restaurant, a beer, wine or coffee gets its own touch of smoke aroma and the spirit of the place.
In addition to breakfast and lunch and dinner, our restaurant serves à la carte dishes.
In the Pub Piilopaikka downstairs, you can enjoy a glass of relaxing by the fireplace on the leather sofa. In the pub you will also find books and board games for a relaxing stay.
The 27 rooms at the Hotel Jeris are ideal for couples, people traveling with friends and for families. We also offer accommodation for larger groups. Rooms are decorated in an elegant wilderness style. All our rooms have a private bathroom and toilet. All hotel rooms, restaurant and Arctic Sauna World in Jeris has been renovated in summer of 2019.
Beautiful cabins in Lapland. In the vicinity of the hotel you find the cottages of Jerisranta, which provide comfortable rooms for couples, small groups of friends and a family with 1-2 children. All Jerisranta cottages have a kitchenette, sauna, toilet, fireplace, clothes drying cabinet and TV.
The Jeriskylä cottages are situated a short walking distance from the hotel in a beautiful location in the middle of nature. The cottages are available in two sizes, the larger of which have two bedrooms and the smaller one bedroom. The cottages can accommodate 4-6 people. All of Jeriskylä’s cottages have a kitchen, sauna, toilet, fireplace, clothes drying cabinet and TV.
You will also find the beautiful Aurora Domes in the vicinity of Hotel Jeris. The Aurora Dome gives you a unique opportunity to follow the wonders of nature, such as Northern Lights and Midnight Sun directly from your bed.
It’s a good idea to add this experience to your bucket list!
Double / Twin Room
Hotel rooms with a touch of Lappish quality, refurbished in 2019.
- 1 double bed and possibility of an extra bed
- Sofa bed for one person
- Washroom with shower and toilet
- Hair dryer
- Rooms are located in main building
Cabin A – Jerisranta
Cozy log cabin situated between the lake and hotel with own sauna
- Sleeping alcove with 2 bed
- Unfolding sofa for 1 adult or 2 children
- Seating area
- Kitchen with stove, fridge, microwave, kettle, coffee maker
- Bathroom with shower and sauna
- Clothes drying cupboard
- Max. 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
Cabin B – Jeriskylä
Spacious log cabin next to the forest with own sauna and fireplace
- 1 bedroom downstairs with 2 beds
- Mezzanine with 3 beds
- Living room
- Fully equipped kitchen with stove, fridge, microwave, kettle, coffee maker
- Bathroom with shower and sauna
- Clothes drying cupboard
Spend an extraordinary night glamping under the northern lights.
A night in Aurora Dome is a unique way to experience the nature. The comfortable and warm Dome is a perfect place to enjoy the magical winter scenery of lake Jeris lit by the Northern Lights.
The Aurora Dome is a round igloo-shaped tent with Lappish themed decoration and one transparent wall. The Domes are completely insulated and a fireplace with an open fire gives out both warmth and comforting ambiance.
The Domes are situated by the bank of lake Jeris in the vicinity of the Arctic Sauna World. Each Aurora Dome reservation in Jeris includes one entry to the Arctic Sauna Wold (depending on availability). The transparent walls of the Dome insure the best possible view of the starlit sky and the ever elusive Northern Lights over the frozen lake.
Mod cons e.g. toilet, shower and sauna are within easy walking distance. The Domes have beds for two but can also accommodate one extra bed.
Repo – Arctic Firefox Lodge
Spend an unforgettable night in the luxurious Northern Lights accommodation – Artic Firefox Lodge. Enjoy a wonderful panoramic sauna with a magnificent view directly over Lake Jeris. In the atmospheric upstairs you can admire the starry sky or the northern lights. Double bed for two adults and the possibility of an extra bed for two children. Arctic Firefox Lodge rate includes breakfast and entrance to Arctic Sauna World.
Opening behind Hotel Jeris, Pallas-Ylläs National Park offers a great setting for skiing and snowshoeing in winter. Tree-free mountain peaks and ski resorts are a short drive away. You can also rent snowshoes, bikes, snowmobiles and other camping equipment.
We also offer complete winter equipment for package tours.
We also offer many years of experience in Lapland’s most popular activities, including reindeer and snowmobile safaris, as well as short and long husky sleigh rides.
See all our adventures in our online store!
See the maintenance status of the Muonio trail network here
In Retkikartta map service you will find the desert huts, ski trails and snowmobile trails in the vicinity of Hotel Jeris.
Arctic Sauna World
ARCTIC SAUNA WORLD
Five saunas between the fells, next to the national park
on the shore of the sacred lake, by the spring water
Arctic Sauna World is located on the shores of Lake Jeris, next to Pallas-Ylläs National Park
In connection with Hotel Jeris. Lake Jerisjärvi is a sacred lake for the Sámi, known for its generous fish catch throughout Finnish history.
Arctic Sauna World is a unique place with four elements,
earth, water, air and fire combine to form the fifth element, the steaming sauna spirit. In Finnish folk tales, Löyly is synonymous with spirit,
and part of our soul in Finnish mythology. For us Finns, the sauna is a place for relaxation, meditation and mental and physical cleansing.
The four elements are known around the world. We have created four saunas for you to balance your elements through our saunas. These saunas, Tapio, Ukko, Ilmatar and Vellamo representing elements and our traditional gods and goddesses.
If you wish, you can book our fifth Repo sauna for private use.
Mon, Wed, Sat
Single ticket 25€
Family ticket 50€
10x ticket 190€
Season pass 150€
Buy tickets from
Hotelli Jeris / Arctic Sauna World
+358 (0) 40 183 1973
UKKO – FIRE SAUNA
Ukko, the king of all gods, Master of lighting, fire and air.
Our most traditional sauna, the smoke sauna belongs to Ukko. During the heating process smoke goes through the whole sauna colouring it black and giving the scent of smoke. This dark atmospheric sauna provides fiery and hot Löyly if you ask for it.
TAPION – THE EARTH SAUNA
Tapio is the antlered king of forest, protector of the animals. In this sauna you can find the feeling of earth and forest. Sauna is split to four directions, North, East, South and West. Each providing different kind of Löyly.
VELLAMON – THE WATER SAUNA
Vellamo, goddess of water, the ruler of lakes and rivers, wherever there is water, Vellamo is present. Sauna has a panoramic view over lake Jeris. Texture of water reflects on the surfaces of sauna creating a calming atmosphere. Sauna of Vellamo gives you soft and moist Löyly making this sauna perfect for longer relaxation.
ILMATAR – THE AIR SAUNA
Ilmatar, Goddes of wind, the first mother in the beginning of times.
Sauna of Ilmatar has no fire or thick walls. Infrared heaters inside a traditional kota, Lappish teepee provides with soft and gentle heat. Sauna of Ilmatar is half sauna, half relaxing room to enjoy the pure summer nature and windy atmosphere. Bright light therapy and the sounds of nature brings the warm feeling of Lappish summer during the polar night.
15 meters of fresh ice water
On the terrace of Arctic Sauna World there is a 15m wide ice hole, where you can take a fresh dip either along the stairs, or you can descend along the ladder on the sides. The ice hole is about 1.6m deep in winter, but you can also take a light dip on the wide stairs.
Floor from the saunas to the open air is heated.
Relax with the scenery
The large lounge with large landscapes offers a great setting for a relaxing break between the saunas. Spring water is also available free of charge in the lounge. Other refreshments, beer, cider and lonkero can be bought at reception.