Raudafell I has a stunning location near the South Coast of Iceland. It’s a popular place to stay for Ring Road travelers and it’s near to some of the most impressive sites in this area of the county.
With basic but comfortable rooms and all the facilities you need during your stay in Iceland, Raudafell I feels like a real home away from home.
Location & Nearby
Raudafell I has a peaceful location, in the countryside in the South of Iceland. Surrounded by mountains, guests here can enjoy waking up to breathtaking views. It is near to Iceland’s Ring Road so is a great place to stop off if you’re doing a Ring Road road trip.
Within walking distance of the hotel is the Seljavallalung geothermal pool. This is one of the oldest swimming pools in Iceland, built back in 1923. It was the largest swimming pool in Iceland until 1936.
There’s no admission fee here so you’re welcome to hop in for a dip when you arrive.
Five miles (8.1 kilometers) from Raudafell I is Iceland’s famous Skogarfoss waterfall. Skogarfoss is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland at 60 meters in height. Above the waterfall, you’ll find a popular hiking trail. Fimmvorduhals pass is one of Iceland’s most famous walking routes.
If you haven’t got your fill of waterfalls yet, then Seljalandsfoss waterfall is 16.2 miles (26 kilometers) away from Raudafell I. This waterfall has a drop of 60 meters and can be fully encircled. It is majestic and picturesque and is another of Iceland’s most-visited waterfalls.
Facilities & Amenities
Raudafell I is a great place to stay for single travelers or couples. This farmhouse has been recently renovated.
There are seven bedrooms available. These rooms include single rooms and double rooms. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are basic but cozy. The whole hotel has a homely feel to it.
Some of the rooms have their own private bathrooms and others have access to shared bathroom facilities. Opting for shared bathroom facilities is a great way of keeping costs down if you are traveling to Iceland on a budget.
Some of the rooms benefit from spectacular mountain views. Imagine waking up and enjoying your morning coffee surrounded by rugged mountains – dreamy!
Hotel guests have access to a shared lounge. This creates a sociable atmosphere in the hotel where you can meet fellow travelers and swap stories about your adventures.
A continental breakfast is available for you to enjoy at the hotel each day. This will set you up nicely for a day of exploring in Iceland.
Free wi-fi is available throughout the hotel so you can catch up on social media and keep in touch with family and friends. If you’re able to work remotely, you can swap the office view for views of the mountains.
There is free private parking available on-site. This makes the hotel a great place to stay if you are traveling Iceland’s Ring Road. You don’t need to worry about where to leave your rental car!
The hotel’s remote location means that you may catch a glimpse of the northern lights.
Why Choose Raudafell I?
For a great place to stay near the South Coast of Iceland, choose Raudafell I. With plenty of impressive natural features on the doorstep, it’s the perfect stop-off during Ring Road trips.
Check availability for your vacation dates and book your Iceland break at Raudafell I.