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Top 10 Hotels in Reykjavik

Hilton Reykjavik Nordica
4 out of 5
Sudurlandsbraut 2, Reykjavik
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per night
17 Apr-18 Apr
2.7 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,215 reviews)

"location location location. The staff was wonderful"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Hilton Reykjavik Nordica
Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre
4 out of 5
Smidjustigur 4, Reykjavik
per night
4 May-5 May
0.39 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (700 reviews)

"Central location Breakfast buffet had a great choice"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre
Hlemmur Square
3 out of 5
Laugavegur 105, Reykjavik
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8 Apr-9 Apr
1.39 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (630 reviews)

"Great location. Bar has some really nice local beers. Rooms and beds are clean."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

Hlemmur Square
Grand Hotel Reykjavik
4 out of 5
Sigtun 38, Reykjavik
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8 Apr-9 Apr
2.53 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,593 reviews)

"A very nice hotel in a good location with comfortable rooms and very nice breakfast. The complimentary shuttle to downtown was awesome. The only downside was that in order to use the hotel gym and spa there was a charge (with a discount of 50%). In my opinion, access to the facilities should be free ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Grand Hotel Reykjavik
Center Hotels Arnarhvoll
4 out of 5
Ingólfsstræti 1, Reykjavik
Free cancellation
per night
10 Apr-11 Apr
0.51 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (2,019 reviews)

"Central to the sights, nice staff, good room, would stay again"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Center Hotels Arnarhvoll
3.5 out of 5
Grensásvegur 16a, Reykjavik
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per night
10 Apr-11 Apr
3.75 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (367 reviews)

"This is a great place to stay!!! We enjoyed our stay and everything was so clean."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

4th Floor Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Laugavegur 101, Reykjavik
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per night
12 Apr-13 Apr
1.35 km from city centre
3.5/5Good! (474 reviews)

"Not too bad"…"

Reviewed on 4 Apr 2020

4th Floor Hotel
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura
4 out of 5
Nautholsvegur 52, Reykjavik
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2.01 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (1,829 reviews)

"Loved the Buffett breakfast and dinner and happy hour"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura
Fosshotel Reykjavik
4 out of 5
Þórunnartún 1 - Höfðatorg, Reykjavik
per night
3 May-4 May
1.56 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,431 reviews)

"Couldn't fault the hotel , staff were friendly , rooms clean and bed very comfy. Breakfast buffet was very good, plenty of options food wise . Hotel is situated right next to one of the airport and tour bus stops and also within 10 minutes walk of the centre of the city. I would certainly stay there ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar 2020

Fosshotel Reykjavik
Center Hotels Plaza
3 out of 5
Adalstraeti 4, Reykjavik
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per night
10 Apr-11 Apr
0.01 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,094 reviews)

"Nice hotel, really comfortable bed, really friendly staff Not much variety for breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar 2020

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Pocket Guide: Reykjavik

Hotels in Reykjavik

Iceland’s capital, Reykjavík, may be small, but what it lacks in size it more than makes up for in character. The city is well known for its forward thinking music scene, its eclectic architecture, Viking history, geothermal pools, its legendary parties and some of the friendliest people and safest streets in Europe. Reykjavík also makes the perfect base for exploring Iceland’s incredible natural beauty, which you can enjoy through leisurely daytrips or action-packed multi-day adventures.

One Star Hotels in Reykjavik

Get a budget hotel in Reykjavik and use your money to discover the beauty of the capital instead. Most of these budget hotels will provide you with maps and travel information, along with your clean comfortable bed. Some even provide breakfast. Well worth a visit is Hofdi House, famous for being the location where in 1986, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev came together signifying the beginning of the end of the Cold War. For an even deeper look into history, check out the National Museum of Iceland and Reykjavik Art Museum.

Two Star Hotels in Reykjavik

There’s so much to do in Iceland, you can go horseback riding, kayaking and boating. You can also make that trek out to see the Northern Lights, though that natural phenomenon only happens between April and September

Your best bet on getting around Iceland is to hire a car at the airport. With a hire car you can travel all the natural wonders the country has to offer, including Snaefellsjoekull National Park and the Haukadalur Valley.

Perhaps you want to save some money for all the fantastic activities on offer, but would rather a little more comfort. Well, you’re in luck; the two star range is quite large with more than 20 hotels on offer. Most hotels are located in the old town (Miðborg) and the Kópavogur district, and most provide free breakfast and have wifi.

Three Star Hotels in Reykjavik

Most three star hotels in Reykjavik are geared up for family travel, with a buffet breakfast and extra beds on request. The hotels are mainly in the old centre of the capital, within walking distance of the popular shopping street, Laugavegur, and Hallgrimskirkja, the highest church building on the island.

Four Star Hotels in Reykjavik

There are around 20 four star hotels on offer, perfect for a romantic getaway or a pampering spa break, and most have a pool and gym. Some hotels even have a sauna and lounge bar. Most of these higher rated hotels tower over the city at several storeys high, giving you a breathtaking views over Reykjavík, the sea and the rest of the island. You better charge your camera.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Reykjavik?
Eyvindarholt Guesthouse is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Freyja Guesthouse & Suites and The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Reykjavik, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals in Reykjavik.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Reykjavik?
Based on reviews, Base Hotel by Keflavik Airport is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Fosshotel Raudara and BB Hotel by Keflavik Airport.
What's the best hotel for families in Reykjavik?
Bergas Guesthouse is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features free parking and laundry facilities. Other choices for your family trip include Kvosin Downtown Hotel and Freyja Guesthouse & Suites. Also, attractions such as Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool and Arbaejarlaug are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Reykjavik?
Grand Hotel Reykjavik is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features flat-screen TVs and a full-service spa. Other good choices for a romantic stay include 101 hotel and Hotel Borg by Keahotels.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Reykjavik?
Guesthouse Galtafell is a top guesthouse for people travelling with their pets, and offers concierge services and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices to stay with your pet include Hótel Berg and Base Hotel by Keflavik Airport.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Reykjavik?
Eyvindarholt Guesthouse is a top 3-star beach hotel with free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Reykjavik Hostel Village and Hótel Keilir by Keflavík Airport. Head to Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach or Langisandur for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Reykjavik?
101 hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Grand Hotel Reykjavik and Diamond Suites are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique hotel in Reykjavik?
Diamond Suites is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features an ocean-view restaurant and a bar. Hotel Holt - Art Museum and Hotel Borg by Keahotels are other boutique-style choices.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Reykjavik?
Grettisborg Apartments is a 4-star apartment featuring free WiFi and in-room kitchens, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. You can tee off at Kopavogur and Gardabaer Golf Club, Korpa Golf Course or Grafarholt Golf Course while you’re in town.
What's it like staying in Reykjavik?
Travellers to Reykjavik give high marks for the local tours, fascinating museums and abundant cafes. Walkable and welcoming, this city will delight tourists with its northern lights, shopping and restaurants. Top sights in the city include Blue Lagoon, Reykjavik City Hall and Reykjavik Harbour. In Reykjavik, there are 709 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Reykjavik?
Well known for its museums, the city’s cultural venues include Harpa, National Museum of Iceland and Reykjavik City Museum. Attractions such as Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool, Arbaejarlaug and Giantess Cave are fun for children of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks such as Hallgrimskirkja, Perlan and National Cathedral.

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