Hotel Avannaa - Ilulissat
Hotel Avannaa is located by the approach road from Ilulissat Airport, only a 10-minute walk from the town centre. The view over Ilulissat is amazing.
We offer 22 single or double rooms. Extra beds are possible. All rooms have private shower/toilet, 32″ flat screen TV, internet connection, Trinette kitchen and a balcony. In the mini kitchen hotplates and a kitchen sink allows you to cook your own food. The rooms are decorated in a light and Nordic style and are located on ground floor, 1.st flor and 2nd floor. Half of the rooms overlook Disko Bay – 'first come, first served’. Breakfast is included.
Enjoy your breakfast in the breakfast restaurant on the ground floor. The hotel is non-smoking - rooms as well as the restaurant. However, smoking is allowed outside.
Ilulissat is situated next to icefiord/Kangia. The Icefiord became one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2004 and is the birthplace of the massive collection of icebergs that have calved from the Sermeq Kujalleq glacier, one of the most productive glaciers in the world. It advances at a rate of 20 metres per day and produces around 10% of all Greenland icebergs.
Ilulissat is the third-largest town in Greenland, also called Jakobshavn. Only the capital Nuuk and Sisimiut are larger. The town was founded a Danish merchant Jacob Severin and houses 5.000 inhabitants and 4.000 sledge dogs.