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Featured Iceland Historic Hotels

Hotel Reykjavik Centrum
Hotel Reykjavik Centrum
4.0 out of 5.0 Adalstraeti 16, Reykjavik
4.9/5 (27 reviews)

The staff Victoria, Debra, Ina, Ines and Christy were great and displayed an enormous amount of customer service! I thank you!!!!

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019
Guests of Hotel Reykjavik Centrum enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and coffee in a common area. Airport transportation is made easy ...
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Castle House Luxury Apartments
Castle House Luxury Apartments
3.0 out of 5.0 Skálholtsstígur 2a, Reykjavik
$79
4.8/5 (14 reviews)

The unit was spacious, clean, and quiet. Very comfortable.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019
Castle House Luxury Apartments features free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. Multilingual staff is on hand to answer questions. ...
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Reykjavik Residence Hotel
Reykjavik Residence Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 Hverfisgata 60, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$171
4.8/5 (47 reviews)

Reviewed yesterday via mobile We spent a week at the Reykjavik Residence and enjoyed it immensely. The check in desk is at Hverfisgata 60, however there are several properties, so you will have to walk from there after check-in. They are happy to store your luggage while you wait if you are early. ...

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020
Reykjavik Residence Hotel features free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and a computer station. If you drive, self parking is ISK 2400 per day, ...
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Kvosin Downtown Hotel
Kvosin Downtown Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 Kirkjutorg 4, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$149
4.8/5 (21 reviews)

Enjoyed the location and friendly staff, did not enjoy the lacknof dauly cleaning and having to cpnsta tly request clean linens.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020
Kvosin Downtown Hotel features free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and microwave in a common area. Self parking is offered for ISK 24 per day. ...
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Hotel Borg by Keahotels
Hotel Borg by Keahotels
4.0 out of 5.0 Posthusstraeti 11, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$212
4.7/5 (27 reviews)

Great location . keep up the good work very friendly staff

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2019
Guests staying at Hotel Borg by Keahotels enjoy access to a full-service spa, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is available for ...
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Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina
4.0 out of 5.0 Mýrargata 2, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$154
4.6/5 (47 reviews)

Wonderful place to stay. Breakfast was so good. Staff so willing to help. We loved Aaron. He was so helpful.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019
Guests staying at Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina enjoy access to a marina, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. The 24-hour front desk ...
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Planet Apartments
Planet Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 Aegisgata 5, Reykjavik
4.5/5 (12 reviews)

Well located, but dirty . Bathroom had a really bad smell and mold on the shower. The apartment was dirty and sheets had old blood stains. One of the biggest problems, it is not front desk and no one to bring those problems up.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2018
Guests of Planet Apartments have access to free WiFi in public areas. For transportation, you can make use of an airport shuttle for a fee, as well as limo/town ...
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Center Hotels Plaza
Center Hotels Plaza
3.0 out of 5.0 Adalstraeti 4, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$118
4.4/5 (47 reviews)

Great location - lots of great restaurants nearby. Wonderful buffet breakfast. Nice city view from room. Comfy bed and quality toiletries, robes and slippers provided. Gourmet espresso and coffee machine and corn snacks on each floor available 24/7. This is probably our 10th vacation in Reykjavik, ...

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019
Guests of Center Hotels Plaza enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and a business center. Airport transportation is made easy with ...
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Hotel Holt - Art Museum
Hotel Holt - Art Museum
4.0 out of 5.0 Bergstadastraeti 37, Reykjavik
4.3/5 (16 reviews)

Nice hotel in a perfect location for seeing downtown. It is a bit dated but the rooms are clean and comfy and the staff was lovely and very accommodating. Would stay there again for sure!

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2018
Renovated in 2018, Hotel Holt - Art Museum offers free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and a computer station. A stay here includes free parking. ...
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Room With A View Apartments
Room With A View Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 Laugavegur 18, Reykjavik
Free Cancellation
$119
4.2/5 (44 reviews)

The room was bigger than we anticipated. It was an apartment! With fully equipped kitchen, dining area, sitting area and the beds were very comfortable! The shower was amazing! The receptionist George was really great. And the location is great! Close to everything. I highly recommend this ...

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020
Room With A View Apartments features a spa tub, a steam room, and free WiFi in public areas. Airport transportation is made easy with an airport shuttle (available ...
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Hotel Viking
Hotel Viking
2.5 out of 5.0 Strandgotu 55, Hafnarfjordur
$121
4.1/5 (11 reviews)

Nice place, rooms were clean and well kept. The restaurant was nice, food, staff and decor were very good.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019
Hotel Viking offers an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. If you decide to drive, there's free offsite parking. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk ...
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Fosshotel Barón
Fosshotel Barón
3.0 out of 5.0 Barónsstígur 2-4, Reykjavik
3.9/5 (30 reviews)

Nice hotel close to the ocean walkway. Most tour operators pickup and dropoff at the hotel - major reason why we booked. Great breakfast included in price of stay. Lacked good shower facility, micowave in room. Not many good restaurants within close proximity.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2018
Guests of Fosshotel Barón enjoy free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers, and laundry facilities. There's free parking and an airport shuttle for a fee. The ...
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Luna Apartments
Luna Apartments
3.0 out of 5.0 Þingholtsstræti 21, Reykjavik
$118
3.8/5 (14 reviews)

Easy to find, to get in / out., clean, quiet, parking on street easy to find... perfect for a night

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2018
Guests of Luna Apartments enjoy free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. Airport transportation is made easy with an airport shuttle ...
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Loki 101 Guesthouse
Loki 101 Guesthouse
2.0 out of 5.0 Lokastígur 24 A, Reykjavik
3.7/5 (7 reviews)

Rooms were tiny, bathroom was very small. Everything was clean. Short walk to everything we wanted to do. Overall good place to stay but nothing noteworthy

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2019
Guests of Loki 101 Guesthouse enjoy free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and express check-in. There's free parking if you drive. A multilingual ...
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Draumholl Apartments
Draumholl Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 Laugavegur 86-103, Reykjavik
At Draumholl Apartments, guests have access to features like a terrace and laundry facilities. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle at scheduled times ...
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Uncover the Intrigue of a Iceland Historic Hotel

Featuring a variety of historic hotels, Iceland offers travelers a rich tapestry of one-of-a-kind local experiences. Whether you choose opulence or rustic charm, you can embrace life in a different era for a night, a weekend, or an extended stay.

Upgrades and restores
Historic hotels have often been painstakingly restored to reflect their original glory or to update them with a contemporary vibe. You can choose to rough it in humble historic accommodations, or experience the good life in the area's sophisticated restored mansions and original hotels.

Historic hotels allow you to embrace each hotel’s heyday. Sip drinks in a retro bar, relish a candlelit dinner in a lavish dining room, or enjoy a private fire in your own well-appointed suite.

Many historic hotels even feature original grand facades and modern interiors with newly renovated lobbies and rooms. Others have been meticulously restored to reflect every historic detail of the building’s past. Choose how you wish to experience the history of Iceland!

Get a glimpse of the past at a Iceland historic hotel
Whether you’re looking for a retro experience or you want something from a different century, a stay at a famous hotel in Iceland offers an unforgettable escape that will take your vacation to a new and unexpected level.

Discover life in Iceland from a different perspective with a trip back in time and book your historic hotel stay today.

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