Iceland is the perfect destination for seasoned travelers and adventure enthusiasts. Called the ‘Land of Fire and Ice’, the country is well-known for its towering waterfalls, blue glaciers, and other striking sceneries. Aside from that, it has gained more global popularity given that it is one of the best places in the world to witness the magical Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights! (Best Hotels in Reykjavik)
All of these unique landscapes and natural wonders even perfectly complement the modern capital of Reykjavik which has a quaint café culture and vibrant nightlife. It may be the country’s political and economic center, but it has preserved a nostalgic ambiance that is free of any grand skyscrapers.
As a tourist, you would usually be inclined to rent a car or camper van as you go around the famed Golden Circle or Ring Road route — but for those who are short on time and are in need of a good base, staying at Reykjavik is a prime choice. To help you plan your trip even better, check out this list of the best budget and luxury hotels in Reykjavik!
Featuring a lounge, bar, and rooftop terrace with a city view, this one of the best hostels in Reykjavik that’s just a few steps away from the main hub. It also has a self-catering kitchen and lockers for guest’s valuables.
To love: Rooftop terrace | Landmark: 101 Reykjavik Street Food | Price starts from: $22~
Located 30 minutes outside Reykjavik, this offers a wide range of recreational facilities and excellent services. Guests can have a relaxing dip at the luxury spa hot tub and more!
To love: Luxurious features like hot tub, etc. | Landmark: Olsen Olsen | Price starts from: $900~
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All Reykjavik accommodations listed above offer a wide range of recreational facilities and services that will make your stay more fun, convenient and hassle-free. I hope this list of budget and luxury hotels helped you in planning where to stay when you visit such a wonderful country!
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