Saariselkä Booking’s Covid-19 info
The coronavirus does not restrict accommodation in cabins and apartments. The cabins and apartments have normal cleaning equipment, general and dishwashing detergents, no separate disinfectants, etc.
When using public services (grocery store, shops, restaurants, etc.), follow the instructions of the authorities.
Covid-19 testing in Ivalo
The test point is located at Petsamontie 2, in S-Market Ivalo’s parking lot.
You can come directly to a testing point. It is recommended that register at latest an hour before you arrived to testing point, to insure referral ready for you. https://korona.9lives.fi/en/testing-location/ivalo/
Online registration and payment in advance might help eliminate our testing points getting unnecessarily crowded. https://korona.9lives.fi/en/buy-online/
The available tests are:
Antigen – the result is about 30 minutes to reach the customer, price https://korona.9lives.fi/en/pricing/
PCR – the result is about 12-48 hour to reach the customer, price https://korona.9lives.fi/en/pricing/
Testing at the hotel by order only
Testing can be done from a separate agreement at a hotel or such place. Contact service provider. For municipalities, tour operators, etc. the prices are agreed according to the service on a case-by-case basis. The service is provided by 9lives Ensihoito Oy. Please contact the service provider for opening times and hours.
Covid-19 test point in Saariselkä Neste’s yard, open every day 8 a.m. – 10.30 a.m.
A 9Lives test point has been opened in the courtyard of Saariselkä Neste on December 9, 2021, and it is open daily from Monday to Sunday from 8 am to 10.30 am without an appointment. The second testing point in the 9Lives area is at Ivalo Airport and will be open from Monday to Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm. Larger groups need an appointment.
Those who take the 9Lives corona test must register in advance at korona.9lives.fi. When it comes to payment time, selecting “payment on the spot” can skip the payment transaction and the test is free. After registration, you can take the test without an appointment. The answer will be sent as a text message within 30-60 minutes after the test.
If a test certificate is required for travel or an unvaccinated person wants to test themselves to obtain a corona passport, the test is subject to a fee. The price of the antigen test with the certificate is 99 euros and the price of the PCR test with the certificate is 155 euros. It takes 24-48 hours to obtain a PCR test result.
- 8 a.m. – 10.30 a.m. tel. +358 50 478 6630
- 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. tel. +358 44 716 2932
If you suspect you have been infected
Do not leave your accommodation, stay in! This way you prevent spreading the virus.
Book an appointment to be tested from the health care center of Ivalo. You can book a time by calling on week days from 8.15 till 10.00 and from 13.00 till 14.00.
+358 40 188 7400
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We will update this Covid-19 info page as needed.