Northern Lights Accommodations

Where are the best accommodations in Tromsø to sleep under the northern lights?

When it comes to unique accommodations in Tromsø where you can sleep under the northern lights, there are a few options that stand out. Here are two accommodations that are worth considering:

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  1. Tromsø Aurora Lodge & Camping – This campsite offers the chance to sleep in a traditional Sami lavvo, a tent-like structure used by the indigenous Sami people. The lavvos are equipped with wood-burning stoves for warmth, and there are communal facilities such as showers and a kitchen. The campsite also offers guided tours to see the northern lights.
  2. Melishome Aurora Observatory – This accommodation is situated on a hill overlooking the city and offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and sea. The rooms are designed with large windows and skylights for optimal northern lights viewing, and there is also an outdoor hot tub. The observatory also offers guided tours and lectures on the northern lights.

Both of these accommodations offer unique experiences for those looking to sleep under the northern lights in Tromsø. Prices vary depending on the season and availability, but generally start around €100-€150 per night for two people. The average length of stay is typically one to three nights.