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25 miles north of the Arctic Circle, beautifully nestled among mighty mountains and magnificent views, you’ll find Björkliden. We have been delivering great experiences since 1926, and we aim to remain small and authentic. With a sense of tradition and atmosphere. A sanctuary for body and soul. All year round.

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Upcoming season – The Midnight Sun

Summer is almost here! And not too far away is the midnight sun – when the sun is up around the clock. Why not celebrate Midsummer at our sister resort in Riksgränsen? Enjoy a classic Midsummer celebration with herring and potatoes, as well as dancing around the Midsummer pole, along with traditional Midsummer skiing as we keep the ski system open. During the summer, you can enjoy hiking (perhaps to Trollsjön or up to Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge?), mountain biking, caving, or just relaxing in the beautiful surroundings.

Upcoming events

Here we will gather all upcoming events in Björkliden. Find more evemts in our event calendar.

Event calendar
Event calendar


The resort in Björkliden is beautifully located a bit up on the mountain. Here, you can choose if you want to stay at the 4-star Hotel Fjället, be directly connected to the ski area in your own cabin in Kåppas Cabin Village, or at the distinguished Gammelgården Ski Lodge. For a large family, a group of friends or a company retreat, we recommend our exclusive log cabins in Solhyllan, and for an experience out of the ordinary, we recommend a night at Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge. Since 1939, Låktatjåkko has been a popular travel destination among hikers and skiers, and for good reason-the mountain lodge is spectacularly situated at 1228 meters above sea level, in the col between two peaks and 9km away from Björkliden.



In Björkliden, we celebrate and honor our northern food traditions but have added a modern twist to it with a contemporary kitchen. Here, you will find restaurants offering something for all tastes.

Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge

Nine kilometers north of Björkliden, you’ll find Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge, which is also Sweden’s highest restaurant and bar. You can visit as a day trip, either on foot or in winter with a cat ski, or you can stay overnight. The accommodation offers 18 beds across 10 rooms, including a two-course dinner, bar, sauna, hot showers, and breakfast. Don’t forget to try the famous Låkta waffle.

Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge is a unique and remote experience, providing a relaxing break in your holiday. Welcome to Låktatjåkko Mountain Lodge!

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By flight

By flight – The airplane departs from Stockholm and arrives in Kiruna after approximately 90 minutes, after which you need to go by transfer bus, train or car to Björkliden. The transfer between Kiruna and Björkliden also takes about 90 minutes; the total trip takes about 4 hours between Stockholm and Björkliden.

By train

By train – Step onboard the train in Stockholm or Gothenburg at night and wake up amidst the fantastic mountain scenery the next day. You will reach Björkliden by lunch time. VY runs the leg between Stockholm and Björkliden, which takes approximately 18 hours. From Björkliden train station, it’s only a few hundred metres up the hill to Hotel Fjället.

By car

By car – Drive north on the E4, turn left at Töre and then take the E10 to Kiruna and Narvik. You will find us just before the Norwegian border.


Few Swedish mountain resorts are entitled to the label ”classic”, and Björkliden is certainly one of those few. The first tourists arrived in the early days of the previous century. They travelled by train on the newly built railway and were pioneers in this, at that point in time, virtually unexplored part of the world. We see this as an important cultural heritage to cherish. We have delivered great experiences since 1926 and we strive to protect the small and genuine; with empathy, traditions and atmosphere; an oasis for body and soul; all year round.

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Even this hotel is set for ski activities, they gave much assistance for those people not for ski. The staff is friendly and really want you to have a good time right here. For example, we just went there for northern light and relaxation, so they gave us really good hiking route and good place the see northern light. (Yes, the best place is just in front of the door.) jmgwang – 29 February 2020