Location & Nearby
Brimnes Hotel is located in scenic surroundings in the small North Iceland town of Olafsfjordur. The town of Olafsfjordur offers plenty of amenities, including supermarkets and restaurants. Spend some time wandering around the town, enjoy the Natural History Museum, or set off on one of the many hiking trails that start from here. If you fancy a dip, the nearby lake may be a bit chilly, but there’s a public swimming pool less than one kilometer (0.6 miles) away from the hotel. Brimnes Hotel is 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Dalvik, a large fishing and commercial port which has fantastic access to the ocean. Located in the natural paradise of the Trollaskagi Peninsula, there are plenty of hiking routes in and around the town suitable for all abilities.
Facilities & Amenities
Brimnes offers fantastic value for money and is perfect for a comfortable stay. The hotel offers 11 double/twin rooms, which are perfectly suited for couples or two friends. The rooms are simply furnished and feature an ensuite bathroom with a shower (bath towels included).
Free Wi-Fi is in public areas of the hotel as well as other facilities and amenities such as a pool table, TV, and complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate. You can warm up in the lounge with a drink after a day of exciting activities, and there is a restaurant and a bar here, too. There is free private parking on site, so you don’t need to search for somewhere to park your rental car during your Iceland road trip.
There are also some fantastic natural features in the area surrounding the hotel, including a lake and mountains, and you can make the most of it by renting bicycles from the hotel. Kayaks and rowing boats are available free of charge to hotel guests during the summer season to take out on Lake Olafsfjordur. Fishing permits can also be arranged for those looking to cast a reel.
Why Choose Brimnes Hotel?
If you’re looking for a convenient way to enjoy the great outdoors, Brimnes Hotel makes it all too easy. Kayaks, rowboats, and bicycles are available on-site, and the spectacular views are included in room rates. It’s a great base for any adventurous trip to Iceland. Check availability at Brimnes Hotel for a stay close to nature.