Eldhestar Hotel is a beautiful choice of accommodation in south-west Iceland, situated on a horse farm immersed in rural landscapes. With 37 rooms, amenities for business travellers and tourists, and a peaceful yet convenient location, it is one of the region’s most sought after places to stay.
Location & Nearby
Just off Route 1, less than an hour’s drive from Reykjavik, Eldhestar Hotel is surrounded by countryside, rolling hills and volcanic landscapes. Not only does this make it easily accessible from the capital and Keflavik International Airport, but also within close proximity to some of the country’s most renowned natural attractions.
Two of the three sites of the Golden Circle, the magnificent Thingvellir National Park and the Geysir Geothermal Area, are only an hour’s drive away. The South Coast sightseeing route, meanwhile, begins with the magical waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss, which can be reached in less than an hour and a half.
Eldhestar itself sits on one of the most popular horse farms in the country, famous for its riding tours, which can be taken from the hotel.
Facilities & Amenities
Eldhestar has 37 rooms, each of which can sleep between one and four guests; there are single, twin, double, triple and family rooms, appealing to a wide range of groups. All have rich furnishings, wide windows overlooking the nature, en-suite bathrooms with hairdryers, and access to fast Wifi.
A hot tub can be found on location, harnessing the abundance of the geothermal energy in the area for the relaxation of all guests. There is also an esteemed restaurant that serves delicious Icelandic dishes by using ingredients sourced from the local area. Business travellers will appreciate the large conference room; seated, it can accommodate 30, whereas 65 can comfortably fit in a theatre set-up.
Furthermore, all guests can book riding and other tours from the front desk.
Why Choose Eldhestar Hotel?
Eldhestar Hotel is a great choice for travellers for both business and pleasure, with its variety of comfortable rooms, diverse facilities and spectacular rural location. Horseback riders will particularly appreciate the opportunities provided here. Book your stay at a hotel immersed in Iceland’s countryside now.