Visit the Kirkenes Snow Hotel

Gamme Cabins by Kirkenes Snowhotel

Stay overnight in a beautifully designed wooden cabin, in winter along with one of the world's most unique hotels, the Snowhotel, or closed to nature during the Arctic summer.

  • Cabins with wonderful large windows – perfect to catch a glimpse of Northern Lights in the clear night sky
  • Enjoy local food
  • Possibility to add optional winter excursions
  • Destinations


  • Season

    All year

  • Duration

    2 days

  • Booking code



Day 1

Start your overnight tour from the Hurtigruten ship right after disembarkation or from your hotel in Kirkenes in the afternoon. Transfer by bus or minibus to Gamme Cabins, situated 10 km from Kirkenes in Sandnes and next to the Snowhotel. Check-in to your cabin. The area invites for some nice walks. With some luck reindeers can be spotted.

To complete your stay in winter time, you can book optional excursions at the Snowhotel with choices to go snow-shoeing, snow-mobiling, dog sledding or rent a bike (depending on the season).

Meals are served in “Loven” an adjoining building, situated 50m from the cabins. Here you also find a sauna. In the evening enjoy a traditional, locally sourced three-course dinner, served by the hotel's roaring fire. Overnight.

Day 2

After a night spent in a wooden cabin, enjoy breakfast. Afterwards you will be will be transferred to the Hurtigruten quay to start your voyage with Hurtigruten or your hotel in Kirkenes.


  • Start point: Kirkenes dock / Kirkenes hotel  
  • End point: Kirkenes dock / Kirkenes hotel 


Overnight at Gamme Cabins, breakfast, 3-course-dinner, transfers to/from Thon Hotel in Kirkenes or ship to/from Snowhotel. WIFI.


  • This overnight tour is operated daily and all year round. Long underwear, pullover, warm hat and socks are recommended. For guests with limited mobility on request

  • Extra nights on request

  • Minimum number of participants: 1