The Best Hotels in Reykjavík

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and coolest hotels in Reykjavík. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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The Reykjavik EDITION

Rated 9.1 in 562 reviews

Set in Reykjavík, 600 metres from Solfar Sun Voyager, The Reykjavik EDITION offers accommodation with a fitness centre… See more

Set in Reykjavík, 600 metres from Solfar Sun Voyager, The Reykjavik EDITION offers accommodation with a fitness centre, private parking, a terrace and a restaurant. This 5-star hotel offers a bar. The accommodation provides room service, a 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests.

The units at the hotel come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV and a safety deposit box. With a private bathroom equipped with a shower and free toiletries, rooms at The Reykjavik EDITION also have free WiFi, while selected rooms will provide you with a city view. At the accommodation all rooms come with bed linen and towels.

Guests at The Reykjavik EDITION can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Hallgrímskirkja Church, Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre and Reykjavik Old Harbour. The nearest airport is Reykjavík Domestic Airport, 2 km from The Reykjavik EDITION.

Rooms from $434

Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 2397 reviews

Located next to Hlemmur Square, this hotel is just off Laugavegur, the main shopping street in Reykjavík. It offers a… See more

Located next to Hlemmur Square, this hotel is just off Laugavegur, the main shopping street in Reykjavík. It offers a view over the city and Esja Mountain.

Balinese-style furnishings and 4-poster beds are featured in all rooms at Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel. Each also has a flat-screen TV and a bathroom with Guldmeden's own organic toiletries. Some rooms have a view over the sea, mountain or city.

The on-site restaurant offers local and organic options. Guests can also enjoy a bar at Eyja Guldsmeden, as well as a fitness centre and bicycle hire.

The area is popular for cycling. Hallgrímskirkja Church is 1 km away, while Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre, the National Museum of Iceland and Reykjavík Domestic Airport are all within 2 km of the hotel.

Rooms from $167

Kvosin Downtown Hotel

Rated 9.0 in 1534 reviews

Set on a square behind Reykjavík Cathedral and the Icelandic Parliament, this hotel offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi… See more

Set on a square behind Reykjavík Cathedral and the Icelandic Parliament, this hotel offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi access and Nespresso coffee machines. Lake Tjörnin is 1 minutes’ walk away.

Dating back to 1900, the modern Kvosin Downtown Hotel offers rooms with a seating area, flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with shower. Most rooms have a kitchenette with a dining area, fridge and cooking hobs.

Aldamot Bar is located on the ground floor of Kvosin Downtown. A continental breakfast is served each morning at the hotel. We now serve breakfast in your room with two types hot or cold and it can also be served at the bar.

Views of the cathedral and parliament can be enjoyed from the ground-floor terrace. The 3rd-floor terrace overlooks the city lake.

Austorvollur Park is 50 metres away. Laugavegur shopping street is a 5-minute walk from the hotel.

Rooms from $193

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

Rated 8.9 in 761 reviews

Located just a 2-minute walk from Laugavegur Shopping Street, Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre in Reykjavík boasts… See more

Located just a 2-minute walk from Laugavegur Shopping Street, Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre in Reykjavík boasts a number of amenities including a fitness centre and a bar. The hotel is 500 metres from Harpa Concert & Conference Centre.

Each room features minimalist Icelandic design and comes with a coffee machine. The tiled bathroom has walk-in shower and free toiletries. A desk or seating area come standard. WiFi is free.

A buffet breakfast is available every morning at Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik. You can taste locally inspired menus at the hotel restaurant.

The fitness centre is open 24-hours and includes cardio machines, weights and yoga mats for a varied work out.

The hotel is around a 6-minute walk from Hallgrímskirkja Church, while Parliament House and the city lake Tjörnin are a 10-minute walk away. Lækjartorg Square is 350 metres away from the hotel.

Rooms from $215

Sand Hotel by Keahotels

Rated 8.8 in 754 reviews

Sandhotel offers accommodation along Laugavegur shopping street in Reykjavík. The boutique hotel has a terrace and views… See more

Sandhotel offers accommodation along Laugavegur shopping street in Reykjavík. The boutique hotel has a terrace and views of the city, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant.

Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and a fridge. Certain units have a seating area for your convenience. You will find a kettle in the room. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. Bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer are included.

You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Sandhotel features free WiFi throughout the property.

Hallgrímskirkja Church is 300 metres from Sandhotel, while Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre is 900 metres away. Lækjartorg Square is 550 metres away.

Rooms from $222

This hotel is located about 5 minutes' walk from Harpa Concert Hall. Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel, Curio Collection By… See more

This hotel is located about 5 minutes' walk from Harpa Concert Hall. Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton in Reykjavík features a bath house and complimentary fitness centre. This hotel also has a wine room and lobby bar.

The rooms include a private bathroom. All rooms are equipped with a seating area and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

A continental breakfast is served daily at the property.

Solfar Sun Voyager is 700 metres from Consulate Hotel Reykjavik, Curio Collection By Hilton. Lækjartorg Square is just a minute's walk from the hotel.

Rooms from $244

Tower Suites Reykjavík

Rated 9.7 in 306 reviews

Located on the 20th floor of a contemporary glass tower, these stylish penthouse suites are in central Reykjavik and… See more

Located on the 20th floor of a contemporary glass tower, these stylish penthouse suites are in central Reykjavik and feature panoramic views of the city or sea. Free WiFi is included.

Each room has floor-to-ceiling windows, a complimentary minibar and Nespresso coffee maker. All rooms are fitted with a private bathroom. Additional features include a telescope and an iPad.

Restaurants and coffee shops are located on the ground floor.

Harpa Concert Hall is 1.7 km from Tower Suites Reykjavik. Restaurants, bars and shopping are within 0.5 km walking distance at Laugavegur shopping street area. Hallgrímskirkja Church is 1 km away.

Rooms from $882

Reykjavik Residence Apartment Hotel

Rated 9.3 in 3548 reviews

Reykjavik Residence combines hotel services with self-catering apartments that offer flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and… See more

Reykjavik Residence combines hotel services with self-catering apartments that offer flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and modern kitchen facilities.

The apartments of Reykjavík Residence are centrally located in several different historic buildings, all within a few minutes walking distance from each other
The hotel reception is available 24-hours and is located within a few minutes walking distance from all of the apartment buildings.

Reykjavik Residence Apartment Hotel provides soundproofed accommodation just around the corner from the city’s main street, Laugarvegur. All options include tea/coffee makers and microwaves. Communal laundry facilities are also available.

Shopping, restaurants and a lively nightlife are easily accessed, and guests can ask the 24-hour reception staff for recommendations.

Keflavík International Airport is a 50-minute drive away, and Residence Reykjavik offers a pick-up service for an additional fee.

Rooms from $130

Well situated in Reykjavík, Iceland Parliament Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton offers air-conditioned rooms, a fitness… See more

Well situated in Reykjavík, Iceland Parliament Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton offers air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and a shared lounge. 1.1 km from Hallgrímskirkja Church and 1.2 km from Solfar Sun Voyager, the property provides a restaurant and a bar. The accommodation features room service, a 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests.

At the hotel, all rooms are equipped with a desk. The units in Iceland Parliament Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton are equipped with a flat-screen TV and free toiletries.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Popular points of interest near Iceland Parliament Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton include Reykjavik Old Harbour, Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre and Laugavegur Shopping Street. The nearest airport is Reykjavík Domestic Airport, 2 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $257

Hótel Reykjavík Saga

Rated 9.1 in 177 reviews

Hótel Reykjavík Saga features a fitness centre, garden, a terrace and restaurant in Reykjavík. This 4-star hotel offers… See more

Hótel Reykjavík Saga features a fitness centre, garden, a terrace and restaurant in Reykjavík. This 4-star hotel offers room service, a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi. The property is 1.1 km from the city centre and less than 1 km from Hallgrímskirkja Church.

The units at the hotel come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and bathrobes. Hótel Reykjavík Saga offers certain units that feature a patio, and the rooms are equipped with a kettle. At the accommodation all rooms come with bed linen and towels.

Guests at Hótel Reykjavík Saga can enjoy a buffet or a continental breakfast.

At the hotel guests are welcome to take advantage of a sauna.

Popular points of interest near Hótel Reykjavík Saga include Solfar Sun Voyager, Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre and Reykjavik Old Harbour. The nearest airport is Reykjavík Domestic Airport, 1 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $209

Exeter Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 3705 reviews

This contemporary design hotel is set in Reykjavík's Old Harbour area, 500 metres from Harpa Concert Hall & Conference… See more

This contemporary design hotel is set in Reykjavík's Old Harbour area, 500 metres from Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre. It features free WiFi, an in-house restaurant and a bakery, as well as a sauna and fitness room.

Each room at Exeter Hotel is designed with industrial décor, modern furnishings and wooden floors. Every room has a smart TV, refrigerator and Nespresso coffee machine. Some also feature a sea/mountain, or city and/or garden view.

Staff can help organise tours and activities for guests. Solfar Sun Voyager and Hallgrímskirkja Church are both within 1 km. Other popular points of interest near the hotel include the Settlement Exhibition, Laugavegur shopping street and National Gallery of Iceland.

Rooms from $163

Apótek Hotel Reykjavík by Keahotels

Rated 8.8 in 352 reviews

Found in central Reykjavík, this boutique hotel is set in a listed-building, designed by former state architect Gudjón… See more

Found in central Reykjavík, this boutique hotel is set in a listed-building, designed by former state architect Gudjón Samúelsson in 1917. Its brightly decorated rooms include free WiFi and a flat-screen TV. Laugavegur shopping street is just 2 minutes’ walk away.

A seating area, minibar and work desk feature in all rooms at Apotek Hotel. Each room has a tiled bathroom with a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.

Guests can enjoy a meal at the in-house restaurant and a drink in the hotel bar. Several other restaurants, bars and shops are found in the surrounding area.

Hallgrímskirkja Church is a 10-minute walk away. Reykjavík Harbour is 650 metres from Hotel Apotek Reykjavík.

Rooms from $223

Center Hotels Laugavegur

Rated 8.6 in 2056 reviews

Situated in Reykjavík and with Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach reachable within 3 km, Center Hotels Laugavegur features… See more

Situated in Reykjavík and with Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach reachable within 3 km, Center Hotels Laugavegur features concierge services, non-smoking rooms, a restaurant, free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is 800 metres from Solfar Sun Voyager, and within 1.2 km of the city centre.

At the hotel rooms include a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. All rooms have a kettle, while certain rooms have a balcony and others also boast city views. At Center Hotels Laugavegur the rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.

The daily breakfast offers buffet, continental or vegetarian options.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Hallgrímskirkja Church, The Pearl and Reykjavik Art Museum: Kjarvalsstadir. The nearest airport is Reykjavík Domestic Airport, 2 km from Center Hotels Laugavegur.

Rooms from $139

Grandi by Center Hotels

Rated 8.5 in 4082 reviews

Located in Reykjavík and with Solfar Sun Voyager reachable within 1.7 km, Grandi by Center Hotels provides concierge… See more

Located in Reykjavík and with Solfar Sun Voyager reachable within 1.7 km, Grandi by Center Hotels provides concierge services, non-smoking rooms, a restaurant, free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. Staff on site can arrange a shuttle service.

At the hotel, rooms are fitted with a desk and a flat-screen TV. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom and a hairdryer, and certain rooms at Grandi by Center Hotels have a balcony. Guest rooms will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle.

A buffet, continental or vegetarian breakfast is available daily at the property.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Hallgrímskirkja Church, Reykjavik Old Harbour and Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre. The nearest airport is Reykjavík Domestic Airport, 3 km from Grandi by Center Hotels.

Rooms from $164

Center Hotels Plaza

Rated 8.2 in 5491 reviews

Centrally located on Ingólfstorg Square in Reykjavik’s Old Town, Center Hotels Plaza offers a bright, cosy bar and a… See more

Centrally located on Ingólfstorg Square in Reykjavik’s Old Town, Center Hotels Plaza offers a bright, cosy bar and a popular breakfast buffet. The National Gallery and other attractions are within a few minutes’ walk.

The modern guest rooms feature wooden floors, a minibar and satellite TV. Some also include a seating area and a flat-screen TV. Guests can check their email via the free in-room internet access.

The CenterHotel’s breakfast buffet offers a wide variety of hot and cold choices. After exploring the city, guests are welcome to unwind with a drink in the Plaza Bar, which has floor-to-ceiling windows and a flat-screen TV.

Plaza’s central location provides easy access to dining, shopping and culture. Staff is happy to provide tourist information and other services. The Flybus airport shuttle stops right by the hotel.

Rooms from $119