Ollero Eco Lodge is an unique & eco-friendly hideout place with a glass igloo & a river view in the arctic circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland.
Whatever the season this unique and private cottage with a glass igloo offers an eco-friendly stay by the Ounasjoki river, only 10 minutes’ drive from the hustle and bustle of the city center of Rovaniemi. Ollero Eco Lodge is an ideal stay for couples, families or small groups who want to experience the peace and quiet of a winter wonderland. Ollero Eco Lodge is also a perfect place to chase Northern Lights and do other seasonal activities, such as ice fishing, snowshoeing, sledding hill, traditional smoke sauna etc. Housing a maximum of 6 people in a glass igloo, main house and a sleeping granary Ollero Eco Lodge serves as perfect base during your stay in Rovaniemi, providing rejuvenating luxury and comfort.
Ollero Eco Lodge has been renovated during the summer/autumn 2019. The rustic furnishings and decoration have been made with respect to the history of the place and in a environmentally friendly way.
Ollero Eco Lodge is composed of three separate buildings. The main house has a well-equipped kitchen, a wide dining table, a cozy relaxing area with a fireplace, a bathroom and a shower, all at guests use. Fireplace area is wonderful spot to chill out in the evening after enjoying the smoke sauna.
Bedroom #1 is the glass igloo on the ice just 1 min walking distance from the main house. Its window wall provides a panorama view over the river. While lying and enjoying the arctic night in bed, you might catch the northern lights. The igloo is environmentally friendly and energy-efficient throughout! The igloo does not harm the nature; for example, it is built with natural materials, it has the best low-energy windows and superior insulation. In addition, its led lights, Wi-Fi, mobile communication electricity is produced by solar and biofuel cells and its low consuming renewable biodiesel is keeping the igloo warm and cozy. It has a double bed, composting eco-toilet and a small kitchenette. It is even possible to do ice fishing inside the igloo. The igloo is easy to move adapting to the seasonal changes. During summertime, the igloo is on the lake and accessed by a rowing boat.
The two other bedrooms are in a separate sleeping granary. Bedroom #2 has a double bed upstairs and bedroom #3 has two separate big beds. There is no toilet in the sleeping granary. Toilet is in the main building, only 15 meters away from the sleeping granary.
Everything in Ollero Eco Lodge is as ecological as possible; for example there is a compost and all waste is recycled, all hygiene and cleaning equipment are biodegradable detergents. We get towels and bedlinen from a local laundry company who uses recycled material and washes textiles eco-efficiently.
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