10 cool places to stay in Finland

Finland is full of fun and fantastic places to stay, whether you’re looking for an upmarket design hotel or a simple cabin in the woods. We’ve trawled through a selection of treehouses, private islands and lakeside lodges – many with their own sauna, of course – and picked out our 10 favourite places to stay in Finland. Try a treehouse in the Arctic Circle These super-smart cabins in the woods have floor-to-ceiling windows with fantastic views over the forest. Near the town of Rovaniemi on the edge of the Arctic Circle, these comfortable elevated rooms have chic Finnish design and are close to all the festive action of Finland’s iconic Santa Claus village. Relax on a private island For a

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Stay at Helsinki’s most stylish hotel: Hotel St George

The recently opened 5-star Hotel St. George in Downtown Helsinki, has emerged out of a striking former 19th century historic building originally designed by architect Onni Tarjanne, of Finnish National Theatre fame. It is the latest venture by Finland’s Kämp Collection Hotels group, and there is no shortage of spectacular design features. Guests are greeted in the lobby by an unmissable multi-headed light sculpture, Tianwu, by contemporary artist and activist Ai Weiwei. The seven-story building is close to the harbour and Design District which means easy access to the city’s art and culture scene. Hotel St. George offers understated luxury, and couples will enjoy the beautiful rooms and spa/sauna experiences. It is ideal for business travellers too thanks to the

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