Welcome to Geunja, The Sami Ecolodge! We would love to give you a deeper understanding and connection with the Swedish indigenous people. Our Sami cultural heritage, landscape and traditions - all linked together for a transforming life

In today's turbulent world, people, politicians and business leaders need to get new perspectives on existence. Geunja is a divine place where man meets the messenger of life through a fabulous nature. In Geunja I have met a genuine place with sami people who have a larger perspective and who identify with the larger whole. The whole that is the reason for meeting and transforming today's world into a desirable tomorrow. " says Jan Boström GAIA Leadership " 

Enjoy life at the fullest, without electricity and cell phone. Find harmony in Geunja Sami Ecolodge. Take part in the everyday life, culinary Sami flavors and listen to storytelling in the goathie and at the same time be a part of a helping hand for nature and culture conservation. 

During 30 years, Mikael and his family has invited people to his home Vindelfjällen. Today he welcomes a small number of guests to his Sami Ecolodge Geunja in Ammarnäs. According to some people, the mountain village of Ammarnäs is where the road ends, but, depending on who you're asking, it could also be where everything starts! 

Winter & Eastern tour, read here

Geunja Sami Ecolodge; WWF Arctic Award, Grand Travel Award, Nature's Best 2002-2019

Find your way to Geunja by  boat, canoe or by foot. During wintertime snowmobiltransport or by skiis. 

 You will come to Geunja looking for a richer lifestyle. You will be living without electricity - without missing it

Stay in a  timbered sami ecolodge comfortable between sheets, a different kind of a hotel or bed & breakfast in a Sami goathie (wooden teepe)

In a way you could describe Geunja as a magical place, a Wonderland of the mountains, the grand escape where you lose track of time and space. The rest of the world could be destroyed in a holocaust, for all we know; all of us are present in the moment and that is all that matters.

Sami restaurang - Take part of Sami flavours. Taste sensations such as Ajjas long pickled trout, freshly caught trout, smoked reindeer and at the same time learn about different medicinal and edible plants

Join a Wildlife Safari into Vindelfjällen one of Europe 's largest protected area. Watch for the arctic fox, lemming, reindeer, elk, birds such as; arctic tern, lesser white-fronted goose and many other.

Arctic Fox hike in Sápmi!  Visit a den with hopefully some arctic foxes and at the same time be a part of a helping hand for nature and culture conservation. 

Hiking & fishingGreen soft adventures such as slow trekking,hike along the King´s trail and canoeing. Also customize fly-fishing along streams and in mountain lakes

Old objects can tell a story. They tell their stories by the way they were used, how they were held, where they are worn and crafted.


Discover the silence and freedom far away from cell phones and other "techno stress". Some people call it digital detox, we call it freedom!

The best sauna in swedish lapland 

Do not miss the direct flights from Holland
There is a new weekly direct flight from Holland to Skellefteå in Swedish Lapland starting in June 2018. The new flight will offer a weekly connection between Rotterdam and Skellefteå in Swedish Lapland on Wednesdays starting the 6th of June and ending 29th of August. Visit Voigt Travel in the Netherlands for more information about the new direct flight. Book now !

Geunja Sami Ecolodge; WWF Arctic Award, Grand Travel Award, Nature's Best 2002-2019