Top 5 luxury hotels in Reykjavik

Here is our list of top 5 luxury hotels in Reykjavik.

There are more than 5 luxury hotels that could be on this list, but this is our selection of luxury hotels that stand out from the crowd.

Hilton Reykjavik Nordica

Hilton Reykjavik Nordica


Hilton Reykjavik Nordica is only a 14-minute walk from Reykjavik Botanical Garden and 3.8 km from Reykjavik Airport. 

Hilton Reykjavik Nordica’s bright rooms feature hardwood floors, a flat-screen TV and tea/coffee facilities.

Many rooms offer views of the Akrafjall and Esja Mountains or Faxaflói Bay.

The hotel has 252 rooms, from standard single rooms up to executive rooms and suites.

Some of the amenities they offer:

  • 24-hour room service
  • Free Baggage Storage
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Business Center
  • VIP Room Facilities
  • Gym & Spa
  • Gourmet restaurant Vox

Hilton Nordica Reykjavik

All guests enjoy free gym access. Other facilities include 2 spa bathtubs, an outdoor hot tub, a relaxation pool, 2 aroma steam rooms and a sauna. Exercise and yoga classes can be booked on site.

Executive rooms and suites provide access to a lounge with free breakfast.

Suites add separate living areas and kitchenettes.

There’s an upscale restaurant that serves traditional Nordic dishes, as well as a stylish lobby bar.

This hotel is definitely one of the finest hotels to stay in Iceland.


Centerhotel Thingholt

Centerhotel Thingholt

CenterHotel Thingholt offers 52 air-conditioned guestrooms, all of which are decorated in a sleek, contemporary style inspired by Icelandic nature.

The hotel is located in the Heart of Reykjavik.

At Centerhotel Thingholt you have the choice of four different room types:

  • Standard Deluxe rooms
  • Junior Suites
  • Loft Suites
  • Deluxe rooms

The Deluxe rooms are furnished with white leather sofas or a romantic bathtub located next to the bed in the main bedroom.

The Junior Suites offer both a sofa and a bath tub and the spacious Loft Suites consist of two floors where the bedroom and living room are separated by a set of stairs.

Each room has an air-conditioning, hairdryer, shower, safety deposit box, free internet connection, flat screen TV and a mini bar.

CenterHotel Thingholt has been nominated a couple of times as the boutique hotel of the year by World Travel Awards .

CenterHotel Thingholt is in the third place of the Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice Award list of the 10 best hotels in Iceland in 2015 and of these 10 hotels CenterHotel Thingholt is in first place of hotels listed in




Grand Hotel Reykjavik

Grand Hotel Reykjavik

Grand Hotel Reykjavík is a four star superior hotel for business travelers, conference guests and tourists who demand excellent service and facilities.

Grand Hotel Reykjavík offers 311 rooms and 15 meeting and conference halls.

The hotel rests in quiet surroundings conveniently located close to the city centre and Laugardalur Sports and Recreational Park.

The hotel is a member of Top Hotel International.

Grand Hotel Reykjavík conforms to the Nordic Ecolabelling criteria for hotels.

This guarantees that the highest standards regarding environmental measures, health, functionality and quality requirements have been met.

Grand Hotel Reykjavik offers a variety of room types, all from superior rooms to president suites and wheelchair accessible rooms.

Hotel Borg

Hotel Borg

Hotel Borg combines old time elegance with modern style in the centre of Reykjavik, Icelands capital.

This four star is a showcase of sophistication.

Some of the amenities they offer:

  • 24 hour internet access
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Massage service
  • Sattelite TV
  • xerox copying
  • Wakeup call
  • Currency exchange

The hotel has 99 rooms that all have custom-made furniture and fittings with modern amenities including flat-screen satellite TV and high-speed internet connections.

The period black and white bathrooms are well equipped with Philippe Stark fittings and heated marble floors.

By mixing colours, forms and material, furniture and curtains each room gets its own individual touch. For an extra touch of luxury, Hotel Borg offers superior rooms and suites.

Bang & Olufsen flat screen TV, CD player, radio and the high quality Hastens beds are among the extra amenities in the suites and the top floor superior rooms.

The two-floor Tower Suite which offers one up to three bedrooms has a magnificent 360° view of the Reykjavik city centre.


Apotek Hotel

Apotek Hotel

Apotek Hotel is a new four star, high quality Boutique hotel.
The historical building formerly housed the pharmacy Reykjavíkurapótek and well know landmark in Reykjavík.

Guðjón Samúelsson, former State Architect of Iceland designed the building in 1917. Guðjón has build some of the most renowned buildings in Iceland such as Hotel Borg, Akureyrarkirkja church and Hallgrímskirkja church.

Apotek Hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of variety of shops, galleries and restaurants. Apotek Hotel has 45 rooms and suits.

Also offering a 3 floor tower suite has everything you need and more.

Apotek Hotel