Lonely Planet review
In principle it's a fantastic idea to sleep in a reconstructed traditional Greenlandic turf hut. However, while the structure's lonely coastal setting and fjord panorama are delightful, the price is high considering there's no toilet whatsoever and the only water for washing or cooking is a dribble of nearby stream. It only makes financial sense if you squeeze in half a dozen good friends to sleep on the floors and cuddle together on the traditional Illeq bed. Aanaa (literally 'grandmother') can prepare coffee and cakes (Dkr40) and Greenlandic meals (Dkr80) on request. Organise bookings through the tourist office.
Our independent authors have visited Aanaa's Hut and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Nuuk Town (Godthåb).
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