Published 21.11.2018

Triumph for Iso-Syöte from the World Ski Awards!

Iso-Syöte is officially the best fell in Finland for the second time in a row. Iso-Syöte Ski Resort was awarded at the annual Oscar-gala of ski resorts as the best ski resort in Finland, and Hotel Iso-Syöte as the Finland’s best boutique ski hotel in Austria’s Kitzbühel.

The sixth World Ski Awards event awarded industry’s leading players in the Best Ski Resort, Best Ski Hotel, Best Ski Boutique Hotel and Best Ski Chalet categories in 24 different countries. In the World Ski Awards competition, the best hotel and ski resort were voted by customers and partners from around the world.

“We are really delighted and proud of the award that tells us, that the authentic experience of Iso-Syöte has reached our guests. We work for our customers, so the award is even more valuable and special to us! The result of the World Ski Awards last year encouraged us to go forward with a hotel investment, so within a year, a 120-seater apartment hotel complex will be completed in Iso-Syöte” a member of the entrepreneurial family of Ski Resort Iso-Syöte Mikko Terentjeff rejoices.

The new hotel increases the accommodation capacity of the area and allows visitors to be served better throughout the year. The design of a geothermal hotel has taken into account the beautiful scenery of Iso-Syöte and the building has been designed to fit its surroundings from the very beginning. The hotel is built with respect for the sensitive nature of the surrounding fells.


Hotel Iso-Syöte is the best ski boutique hotel for the sixth time

The Best Ski Boutique Hotel Award has been given to Iso-Syöte for six consecutive years. Hotel Iso-Syöte’s beautiful suites are especially interesting for international travelers.

– The Eagle’s Nest is listed as one of the world’s most romantic suites and the Aurora suites are designed for admiring the Northern Lights. Bear Cave suite that was launched this fall, has two saunas, a jacuzzi and plenty of other spectacular details, such as a log wall and bear claw scratches on the shower wall. The first reservations for the suite were already made at the construction stage, says Hotel Manager Juha Kuukasjärvi. Also inspired by the award, all of the standard rooms in the hotel have been renovated during the autumn to match the same high-quality standard as the hotel suites.


All winners and more information about the awards: