A visit to the Arctic will be cosy whenever you keep in an igloo impressed bubble just like the one created by the Ice & Mild Village. Their 5 igloo bubbles are on the banks of the Kalix River in Swedish Lapland and have views over Arctic wilderness.
The cabins keep cosy as they’re contained inside an enormous, heated bubble a bit like these snow globes you might have had as a baby.
The idea is the brainchild of Maarit Lindvall who began growing the mission three years in the past with Emma Strömberg, an architect from Gothenburg, who designed and constructed the first-ever Ice & Mild cabin. Maarit mentioned:
“We actually wished to create the perfect personal cosy and stress-free area for anyone wanting to attach with Arctic nature, however not lose any of the house comforts and environment you get from a Scandinavian Arctic lodge. As soon as we had the self-contained cabin designed we wished to wrap the entire unit in an enormous clear barely heated bubble including to the consolation of our visitors and permitting them to sit down comfortably exterior their cabin within the Arctic nature heat and cozy trying to find wildlife, and naturally the Northern Lights.”
Cabins are cell and so will be moved to take advantage of the season. This winter they are going to be housed on the banks of the Kalix River which freezes and gives the proper spot for wildlife watching and Northern Lights searching.
ACCOMMODATION: Every cabin sleeps two individuals and contains an open plan sleeping and sitting space and loo, all designed and created with Scandinavian design, full with roof and wall home windows flooding mild into the cabin. Facilities embrace a fridge stocked with native treats for a calming breakfast. Every cabin is self-contained, simply requiring electrical energy for warmth and lightweight, fully decreasing its influence on the native ecosystem.
HOW MUCH: The cabins can be found all yr spherical. This may a keep prices from 1690 SEK (the equal of £150) for a two-person cabin. This features a night time within the bubble cabin with a twin or double mattress, scorching water a non-public rest room, espresso and tea, breakfast and use of kick sledges.
ACTIVITIES: Rental of ice fishing tools, snowshoeing, x-country skis and extra actions as husky excursions, snowmobile and icebreaker tour can be found at an extra price.
There are some native eating places close by, together with one owned by a former Swedish grasp chef finalist.
GET THERE: Fly into Lulea from which it’s a 1-hour drive to Kalix and the Ice & Mild Village.
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