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Lumilinnankatu | Avoinna 21.1.2017-9.4.2017, Kemi 94100, Finland
+358 16 258878
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beautiful scenery

he SnowRestaurant inside of the SnowCastle, is a once in a lifetime experience, that everyone near... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Monterrey, Mexico
very impressive what you can do with ice blocks

Very impressive construction and hard to belive how stable the complete construction and building... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Christian S
Munich, Germany
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Lumilinnankatu | Avoinna 21.1.2017-9.4.2017, Kemi 94100, Finland
+358 16 258878
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Reviewed 3 days ago

he SnowRestaurant inside of the SnowCastle, is a once in a lifetime experience, that everyone near the area of Finland should visit. There is a magical feeling when you enter the annually themed snow castle, that is also a beautiful piece of artwork. This castle...More

Thank Fernando1969
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Very impressive construction and hard to belive how stable the complete construction and building is. And very amazin - outside temperature was about -30 degrees Celsius, but inside just above 0 degrees Celsius. Very nice athmosphere and very helpvul staff

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Visiting the snowcastle is a must if you are in the region ; we stayed overnight and took the diner in the snowcastle in the evening . Nice but very expensive ; the meal quality was not at level of the price , nethe the...More

Thank kristienvandaele
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Food was OK but horrendously expensive for what it was, if you fancy wine with your meal stick with the white!!

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The guided tour is really well organized. The guide is eager to give all the information not just for the castle also for further questions regarding Finland.

Thank UgurYal
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Wow, cool place to visit, beautiful ice carvings, great views from top of castle. Nice food, staff very helpful and professional. Can get very cold, so plenty of layers during winter season.

Thank gazmaz25
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

If you are ever in Finland between Jan and March you must go see the snow castle. It is amazing, the intricate details in the ice/snow. The themes in each hotel room were so enjoyable. I believe we enjoyed the Library the most although we...More

Thank joprice1955
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The design and ice artwork inside were attractive. However, it's difficult to get there. You are suggested to get inside and have a hot drink tho.

Thank Wiseboyy
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stopped in Kemi on our way to Helsinki from Lapland. It made for a nice one hour stop to explore the snow castle. Didn't make us want to stay there, but it was cool to see! Very cold inside though!

Thank CaraC_980
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It was a unique experience to see a building made of ice and snow. Walking through Snowcastle was colder than outside, so don't forget your gloves.

Thank Esther L
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