Restaurant Ensilumi is a Lapland-themed café in Snowman World, a winter wonderland built of snow and ice in Santa Claus Village that lies right on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland.

The warm atmosphere of Cafe Ensilumi (“First Snow”) welcomes all visitors for a sweet and savoury snack, prepared from local ingredients.

The Ensilumi Café serves fresh homemade baked goods as well as hot and cold beverages. The cafe holds full rights to serve alcohol and we have a quality wine list on offer.

Cafe Ensilumi is open from 17th of September to 29th of March 2019. Warmly welcome!


Cafe Ensilumi offers 50 seats of warm-hearted Lapland spirit and atmosphere in Santa Claus Village on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland.

We use pure local ingredients in our dishes, as Lapland’s nature offers the best produce for delicious goods. Special diets have been considered, and we have a full alcohol licence as well as a quality wine list.

The cafeteria serves homemade baked goods and a selection of hot and cold drinks.


Cafe Ensilumi and Santa Claus Village lie eight kilometres north of Rovaniemi city centre. Getting here by public transport is easy with Santa’s Express Bus #8 - the service operates daily.

For season 2018-2019, Cafe Ensilumi is open from 17th September 2018 until 29th of March 2019.

Opening Hours

Café Ensilumi

17th of September 2018 to 16th of November 2018

From Monday to Saturday 11 AM – 5 PM

17th of October 2018 to 29th of March 2019

Daily 11 AM - 5 PM

24th December 2018: café closes at 3 PM
25th December 2018: café opens at 12 PM
1st January 2019: café opens at 12 PM

Please contact us for more information:

Telephone +358 40 519 4444
Email info@snowmanworld.fi