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Sodankylä - Vuotson Maja

Ivalontie 8775, Sodankylä/Vuotso, 99690, Finland

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The traditional Vuotson Maja has provided a haven for travellers of the E4/E75 highway & Itäkaira since 1949. Hostel is a gate to Saamenmaa.

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Sodankylä/Vuotso Hostel

Hostel Sodankylä/Vuotso

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

he traditional Vuotson maja has provided a haven for travellers of the
E4/E75 highway and Itäkaira since 1949.

Renovated in 2014, the hostel offers various accommodation choices of 4
rooms and 10 beds. Visitors are welcome to visit, hold meetings, dine or
have a cup of coffee throughout the year. Catering should be ordered in

We are located on the doorstep of nature. There are hiking routes,
maintained cross-country skiing trails and unbroken snow for outdoor
enthusiasts. The area is also home to plentiful hunting grounds, lakes and
rivers teeming with fish, as well as an abundance of berries and mushrooms.

In our village you will find a convenience store, service station, post
office, pharmacist, traditional Sami handcraft shop and a school. The
Tankavaara Gold Prospector Museum, Sompio Nature Reserve and the Urho
Kekkonen National Park are located nearby. Saariselkä's and Kiilopää's fell
centres provide various activities throughout the year.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Sauna
  • TV room


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 11:00
From 16:00 to 22:00
From 16:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +358 (0)40 533 9880

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Nattaset (More than 10km)
  • gold museon (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (Less than 500 m)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (5 to 10km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500 m)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Ivalo 70km Rovaniemi 220
Eskelinen Goldline Lapinlinjat
E4/E75 road
Rovaniemi 220km
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Fishing
  • Walking / Hiking

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