Octola Private Wilderness


'Perhaps the most exclusive winter chalet in the Arctic.'

OCTOLA was built for the frequent, jet-setter accustomed to the most luxurious of  five star hotels. Being accommodated in a wooden chalet is the essence of Lapland, and OCTOLA beautifully blends contemporary furnishings with natural wooden interiors, taking inspiration from the surrounding wilderness to provide the most authentic stay in the Arctic for the most discerning of clientele. Offering total privacy in your own secluded wilderness, this 10-bedroom chalet lies deep within the Lappish forest, yet close to the town cenre of Rovaniemi, promising all the exciting outdoor Arctic activities on your doorstep. OCTOLA's wilderness guides, chef and butler ensure that every requirement and wish is attended to. This is truly Lapland in style.

In Our Opinion

"For those seeking the wow-factor, Octola Private Wilderness is right up there as one of the most exclusive, luxurious villas there is. You'll be fully catered throughout with all meals and drinks included thanks to your private chef, and your host will pack your stay with jaw-dropping activities that'll create memories for life."


OCTOLA is a true Lappish experience and all meals are beautifully prepared by the chalets private chef, cooking up whatever you desire and serving local dishes in show-cooking style in the open kitchen.

Breakfast includes healthy smoothies made from local Gooseberries and fresh Arctic fish such as wild salmon.

At lunch expect sauteed reindeer with homegrown vegetables, served on a bed of creamy mash, a traditional dish of Lapland

At OCTOLA, your every need is catered to and no stone is left unturned. Tailoring completely to your desires your stay includes the following as standard:


  • Daily housekeeping
  • All meals prepared by your own private chef
  • Selected beverages
  • Butler service
  • Wilderness hotel manager
  • Wilderness guide
  • Snowshoeing
  • Offroad & cross country skiing
  • Tobogganing / sledding
  • Nature walks, including foraging in the summer and autumn time
  • Northern Lights viewing
  • Private reindeer visit with opportunity to feed the reindeer
  • Sauna experience
  • Luxury Mercedes minibus airport transfer
  • Fatbiking
  • One snowmobile program (winter time)
  • Protective outer clothing


Surrounded by wild reindeer deep within the Arctic forests of Lapland, this ultra-luxury lodge is just 20 minute's drive from Rovaniemi airport, with direct flights available from the UK.