Hotel Saaga, Yllas

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Accommodation
Bed & Breakfast
Flights Included
Transfers
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is Hotel Saaga

· 2 minutes' walk from the gondola lift · 2 minutes' walk from the ski school and nursery slope · centre of Ylläs resort · ski bus stop outside the hotel


Overview - hotel description - Hotel Saaga description

The slopes of the Yllästunturi Mountain sit just metres away from the modern Lapland Hotel Saaga. Standing in the tree line of the mountain, this well-kept, modern hotel provides fabulous views of the fell and other scenery whatever time of day it is. And even if you’re not planning to ski or snowboard down the slopes, going in the gondola up the mountain means that you can experience the most wonderful views of Ylläs with a mug of hot chocolate from the ice-crusted cafe.

With 84 spacious rooms all featuring modern amenities, but maintaining their traditional Nordic-style wood finish, your stay at the Saaga is nothing more than luxurious. All rooms provide fantastic sights of the wintery landscape and wonderful sunsets from the distant horizon, so you will always have something about Ylläs to admire.

The Saaga houses 3 high-quality restaurants, so you have a wide variety of tastes to choose from. The Buffet restaurant caters for half boarders, and there’s something for everyone from their hearty breakfasts to their satisfying dinners, but if you fancy something more sophisticated, you can head over to the à la carte restaurant to try something more unusual. The Bistro also serves food in a more relaxed setting, where you can also get through a drink or two to warm you up after a long day. The Fireplace bar serves up a variety of drinks for your après ski, and you can enjoy them chatting around the crackling fire. The chefs and bar staff alike are happy to accommodate you if you have any specific needs, so don’t be afraid to ask.

But if you start to feel guilty after that massive meal you can head down to the hotel gym, equipped with cardio and weighted equipment. Or if you want to carry on treating yourself, you can savour the lavish experience in Saaga’s revitalising spa. Stone walls outline the swimming pool area, and the relaxing lighting perfectly sets the mood. You can enjoy peaceful isolation in the cave Jacuzzi© while the kids mess around with the crocodile in the kids’ pool. With single sex saunas and steam rooms available too, you can reach ultimate relaxation without having to look far for it.


Facilities - Hotel Saaga features

· hotel bar and lounge with fireplace · 3 restaurants · WiFi · indoor pool · kids' pool · wellness centre with sauna, steam room, whirlpool, and fitness room · treatments and massage for an extra charge · games room · kids' play area · lifts to all floors · parking · laundry facilities · on-site ski shop · ski room with lockers · safe available to use in the reception area · ski bus leaving from outside the hotel


Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

for 2 people on half board sharing a twin room with private shower, WC and balcony. Superior rooms are also available for a supplement.

All rooms include a flatscreen TV, WiFi at an extra charge, hairdryer, bathrobes, air conditioning. All rooms are non-smoking.

Cots are available to hire for €15. Room service is also available for an extra cost.


Meals - food and drink in Hotel Saaga

· breakfast buffet everyday in Tango restaurant · evening buffet everyday in Tango restaurant · buffet lunch available for an extra charge · à la carte restaurant for an extra charge

We update Hotel Saaga'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 - hotel dates & departure airports - Hotel Saaga dates & departure airports

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Sun 21 Jan 201821/01/18
Sold Out 
Sun 28 Jan 201828/01/18
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Sun 04 Feb 201804/02/18
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Sun 11 Feb 201811/02/18
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Sun 16 Dec 201816/12/18
£976
Sun 23 Dec 201823/12/18
£1088
Sun 30 Dec 201830/12/18
£1146
Sun 13 Jan 201913/01/19
£709
This package holiday to Hotel Saaga in Yllas, Finland / Lapland departs Sunday 13th January 2019, for a 7 night stay on a "bed & breakfast" 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.
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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: January average depth 47.33cm

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 178€ (adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Hotel Saaga.
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 1930’s 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,...
With 53km 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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