Location & Nearby
Sitting on the southern shore of Snaefellsnes, Hotel Rjukandi is fantastically located for those who want to explore a peninsula nicknamed ‘Iceland in Miniature’ due to its diversity. In just 15 minutes, you can reach sites such as the Ytri Tunga seal-watching beach and basalt cliffs of Gerduberg; in 25, you can reach the historic town of Stykkisholmur and the abandoned village of Budir.
One of Iceland’s most famous mountains, largely for featuring heavily in Game of Thrones, is Mount Kirkjufell, which can be found 35 minutes away. The incredible glacier and National Park of Snaefellsjokull, meanwhile, can be driven in less than an hour.
Though Hotel Rjukandi boasts a rural location, all the services a traveller could need can be found at the aforementioned Stykkisholmur, the region’s largest settlement.
Facilities & Amenities
Hotel Rjukandi caters for its guests in two forms of rooms. The first are double rooms with shared bathrooms, all of which boast a spectacular view of the adjacent mountains; they are perfect for solo travellers, couples and friends looking for something special on a budget. The family rooms, meanwhile, can accommodate three, and have en suites; they look out over a landscape of beautiful farmland.
The decor within the hotel is clean, cosy, warm and modern, and all rooms have a TV and access to free Wifi. Furthermore, there is free parking outside.
Guests will also find an in-house restaurant and bar at Hotel Rjukandi, where they can enjoy locally sourced delicacies and drinks. There is also a cosy lounge and a pleasant outdoor area, which in winter is a great spot for marvelling over the aurora borealis.
Why Choose Hotel Rjukandi?
Hotel Rjukandi is a wonderful choice for couples, families and even solo travellers looking for a comfortable, authentic place to stay while exploring the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Book now while availability lasts!