Relax in the lap of luxury at small luxury hotels of the world’s newest member hotel: Arctic Bath

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Relax in the lap of luxury at small luxury hotels of the world’s newest member hotel: Arctic Bath

Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ ventures into the land of the midnight sun with its latest hotel – Arctic Bath. Located in Swedish Lapland this floating spa hotel invites guests to immerse themselves in elemental nature and design, and has been a proactive proponent of environmental sustainability since opening in January 2020. Open until 10th April 2021 for the winter season (dates yet to be announced for summer 2021) Arctic Bath is in the village of Harads, a micro-destination for luxury travellers in an area often referred to as northern Europe’s ‘last wilderness’. The 12-room floating hotel is inspired by the timber-floating era when felled trees were transported downriver for processing, with the striking main building representing a ‘log jam’. Arctic Bath floats during the summer and freezes into ice during the winter, and centres around a giant open-air ice bath ringed by three saunas, a spa treatment room and hot baths. Six ‘water’ cabins sleep two with overwater decks providing a perfect Northern Lights lookout. Six larger ‘land’ cabins have been built on the shore. Four provide accommodation for up to five guests while two are suites, all with glass walls also offering first-class seats for this natural […]