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Fosshotel Reykholt, in Iceland

  • In the beautiful historic area of Borgarfjörõur
  • Charming hotel providing excellent customer service
  • Great base for Northern Lights exploration
  • Restaurant serving traditional Icelandic cuisine and international dishes
  • Outdoor spa tubs and wellness rooms with night sky ceilings

A Welcoming Residence Among Idyllic Countryside

Located in the historic area of Borgarfjörður in East Iceland, the Fosshotel Reykholt is the perfect place to begin your tour of this stunning location. Due to its position above the Arctic Circle, Iceland, particularly areas near the capital, it is renowned for playing host to the Northern Lights. Enjoy a stay at the Fosshotel Reykholt and increase your chances of seeing the renowned beauty of the Aurora Borealis. This charming hotel provides excellent service and access to a range of local sites of interest.


Reykholt is abundant in history, culture and nature. Relics of the past are clearly visible in the architecture that appears throughout the area and visitors flock to see such sights as the 19th century church and the old district school, which was constructed in 1931. Witness the lava fields and caves that are within walking distance of the Fosshotel Reykholt. Travel further afield and you will be greeted by an array of incredible natural attractions, including the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Þingvellir National Park, and the thundering cascades of the Barnafoss and Gullfoss waterfalls. When staying at the Fosshotel Reykholt, why not enjoy a soothing soak in the Blue Lagoon, which is believed to ease a number of ailments due to the high content of minerals present in its waters.

Hotel Facilities

A pleasant and welcoming hotel set among beautiful vistas, the Fosshotel Reykholt has many features which will help you relax during your stay. In the evenings, slip into one of the outdoor spa tubs and look to the heavens to catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights against the star-strewn skies. Savour traditional Icelandic cuisine in the hotel’s restaurant and also enjoy international dishes that are created using locally sourced ingredients. In keeping with its ethos of complete relaxation, the Fosshotel Reykholt boasts wellness rooms that offer a range of enticing therapies, alongside features such as a night sky ceiling and a massage bench.

  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Dinner
  • English speaking staff
  • Gardens
  • Gift shop/Newsstand
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Restaurant
  • Spa treatments/massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Wi-Fi internet access in public areas


Guests can choose to stay in a standard, superior or family room at the Fosshotel Reykholt. Each superior room benefits from a bath tub in addition to shower facilities in the ensuite bathroom. All accommodation is spacious with a soft-furnished seating area and desk. Each room boasts either a mountain or courtyard view.

  • Clock/radio
  • Colour television (with satellite)
  • Desk
  • Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Telephone (with voicemail)
  • Wake-up-call service

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