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Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments, Yllas


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Package - what's included - what's included & available - what's included plus available extras - what's included & what extras are available

Half Board
Flights Included
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments

450m to the village centre

Overview - apartment description - Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments description

An atmospheric family-friendly hotel conveniently situated in the heart of this traditional unspoilt Lappish community. Highly recommended well-equipped excellent quality apartments are situated 100m from the main hotel in a peaceful scenic location. The hotel acts as the hub for our Santa programme in Ylläs and all excursions leave from the door. The village centre is a 5 minute's walk away (450m).

Facilities - Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments features

  • 450m to the village centre
  • Bar with large dance floor
  • Restaurant and café
  • Gym, sauna, indoor swimming pool ( Free )
  • Spa treatments (pay locally)
  • Guest PC in lobby ( Free )
  • WI-FI in hotel rooms and Apartments available (daily Fee)
  • Bar
  • Sauna
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Internet corner
  • WiFi

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

Types of accommodation

Hotel rooms *** (3 star quality)
Studios and Äkäs Alp Apartments **** (4 star quality)

Hotel room (A3, C1), sleeps 1-3
All comfortable hotel twin rooms have:

  • Shower, WC, Hairdryer,
  • TV ( pay movies ), Telephone, Kettle, Minibar
  • 2 twin beds plus extra bed for 3rd person
  • No supplement for single occupancy

1-room Studio (B3) 28m², sleeps 2-3
High-quality Kanerva Studios in adjacent building (50m from main hotel) have:

  • Shower, WC, Sauna, Hairdryer, TV
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • 2 twin beds and double sofa-bed in lounge area

Äkäs Alp Apartments
Highly recommended, attractive, well-equipped high quality apartments. All have shower, sauna, separate WC, telephone, iron, hairdryer, 2 TVs ( pay-movies ), drying closet, kitchen with microwave, 2 ring hob, fridge, coffee-maker, toaster, dishwasher, table and chairs, wood-burning stove (firewood included).
Included: Linen, towels and final clean.

  • 2-room Apartment (D4) 42m² - sleeps 2-4
    • 1 Twin Bedroom
    • Double Sofa bed in Lounge
    • 3-room Apartment (E6) 56m² - sleeps 2-6
      • 2 Twin Bedrooms
      • Double Sofa bed in lounge


  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No

Meals - food and drink in Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments

  • Good hot & cold buffet breakfast
  • 3 course buffet dinner or €10 credit towards à la carte menu

Board basis options available

  • Half Board
We update Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments's details often, but facilities do change. e.g. some extras listed by the supplier as "free" or included might only be for the first time you use them, or for one time per party, then charged for further use. If any specific feature is essential to your holiday, make sure you ask us to confirm the details of it before you book your holiday.

Availability - dates & airports - dates & departure airports - apartment dates & departure airports - Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments dates & departure airports

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Sun 28 Nov 202128/11/21
available 2 sharing, 3 sharing, 4 sharing
Wed 01 Dec 202101/12/21
Sold Out 
Sun 05 Dec 202105/12/21
available 1 sharing
Wed 08 Dec 202108/12/21
Sold Out 
Sun 12 Dec 202112/12/21
Sold Out 
Wed 15 Dec 202115/12/21
available Manchester
Sun 27 Nov 202227/11/22
£919Special OfferDeal
Wed 30 Nov 202230/11/22
available Manchester, Bristol
Sun 04 Dec 202204/12/22
£1029Special OfferDeal
Wed 07 Dec 202207/12/22
available Manchester, Bristol
Sun 11 Dec 202211/12/22
£1219Special OfferDeal
Wed 14 Dec 202214/12/22
available Manchester, Bristol
This package holiday to Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments in Yllas, Finland / Lapland departs Sunday 27th November 2022, for a 3 night stay on a "half board" board basis. A local tourist tax (Taxe de Sejour or Kurtaxe) is levied by many councils in European ski resorts. It varies by standard and type of accommodation and is age dependent, so not everyone is charged. It's not included in the basic price of your holiday and is usually paid locally. For reference, the average charged in winter 15/16 was between 50p and £2 per person, per night.

Resort - about Yllas - about holidays in Yllas - about ski holidays in Yllas - about ski holidays in Yllas Finland / Lapland

Short transfers Northern Lights Finland’s biggest ski area Winter wonderland

This magical resort is perfect for beginners and families, cross-country lovers and those looking for as much fun off the slopes as on them. Whether rendered speechless by the Northern Lights, popping in to see Santa Claus or spending a night in an Ice Hotel, this once-in-a-lifetime resort will give you an unforgettable experience.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Families Groups Non-skiers Cross-country skiing

Yllas webcam

Snow Report: Top cm, Bottom cm

Snow Forecast: cm expected this week

Snow History: April average depth 78.75cm

Yllas trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Kittila35 mins
Region:Lapland, Finland
First opened:1957

Yllas lift pass price last reported as 207€ (adult high season 6 days pass). Ask for a quote when booking Akas (Snow Elf) Hotel & Alp Apartments.
Night skiing: Yes
Yllas has N,E,S,W facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing November-May.

Town altitude: 255m
Top of slopes: 718m
Bottom of piste: 255m
Vertical drop: 463m
Total length of trails:53km
Longest piste:3km
This gorgeous Lapland resort (pronounced “U-las”) has welcomed skiers since the 1930s and is the biggest of the 35 ski areas in Finland, home to the country’s longest slope, the 3km Jättipitkä run (which translates to ‘enormously long’!). The resort is split into two villages on either side of the region’s highest “fell” - a smooth mountain rising above the treeline. Both villages have remained true to their roots - Ylläsjärvi in the south and Äkäslompolo in the north – and both are authentic, b...
With 63km of downhill slopes, the skiing is fairly compact although over 300km of designated tracks make this one of the best cross-country destinations in the world. The uncrowded, perfectly groomed slopes are a beginner’s dream and make learning to ski a fun and relaxing experience. The ski schools meet on both sides of the mountain and speak excellent English with group lessons normally having small class sizes to give a personal feel. Early intermediates will love the wide, cruising runs which are perf...
Both villages are sleepy and traditional so while there are nice places to go for a drink, those looking for a European party scene might be somewhat disappointed. The focus is more on relaxation and entertainment away from the slopes of which there’s more than enough to keep all ages very happy. The Akäs hotel is most popular for a few drinks with a dance floor and club inside, while the restaurants in the resort serve all kinds of local delicacies – reindeer and freshly caught fish are both highly recommend...

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