A traditional, elegant mountain hotel with all amenities in the best spot in Ruka. Genuine ski-in, ski-out, high-class rooms and apartments, varied restaurant services and popular after ski activities, including a nightclub, guarantee a successful holiday. Book your stay now:
To secure a safe stay we have rigorous procedures and routines in place regarding enhanced cleaning, physical distancing and our food offerings.
Hotel room or apartment - you choose!
It’s easy to enjoy your stay at our hotel! You can choose from traditional hotel rooms and comfortable apartments. The hotel’s room selection is extensive and caters for all needs. Whether you like a room with a view of the slopes, a sauna or a cosy balcony, you can choose just the one that suits you.
Rukahovi apartments are located only a 450-metre walk from the hotel, next to the Kelorinne lower ski-lift station and cross-country ski tracks. The apartments have everything you need for a good night’s sleep and a relaxed stay, such as private sauna, kitchenette, basic tableware, microwave oven and a drying cabinet for clothes. Some apartments also have a dishwasher, oven or multi-purpose oven.
Dining and nightlife
You can feast in Rukahovi restaurants from lunch to dinner, and our bar serves refreshing drinks until the early hours. The most spectacular after ski terrace in the area is also on the hotel premises, and so is a popular nightclub and live restaurant, which offers performance by Finnish top artists, particularly in the winter season.
The hotel’s sauna offers relaxing moments in the mornings as well as evenings. You can also indulge yourself with a drink in the stylish lobby bar. There’s a children’s play area for playing, drawing and reading.
Meetings and conferences
Our hotel also has modern meeting and event facilities for meetings, conferences, business events and banquets. There’s plenty of space for cars. Outdoor parking is free of charge at the hotel and the apartments, and there’s a paid garage in a building right next to the hotel.
It’s easy to arrive at Rukahovi hotel. Kuusamo airport is 25 km away. All scheduled flights connect with an airport shuttle bus to Ruka. There are also regular bus routes between Ruka village and the centre of Kuusamo. SkiBus operates a service in the winter and Karhunkierrosbussi in the summer.
Activities all year round
Ruka’s varied services and activities are within easy access of the hotel. The slopes and lifts of the ski resort are in front of the hotel and the apartments. You can ski in and ski out. Versatile, lit cross-country ski tracks leading into varied terrain start from in front of the hotel apartments. In addition to the legendary Karhunkierros trail, the fells offer many different trekking and hiking routes.
Additional services in the area, such as a ski rental shop, shopping centre, bowling alley and yoga studio, are located next to the hotel.