For an excellent value-for-money option in South Iceland, look no further than Hotel Skalholt. Those who want to be close to several natural attractions, including the Golden Circle route, South Coast, and the Highlands, should book their upcoming stay now.
Location & Nearby
Hotel Skalholt is in the South Iceland countryside, 57.3 miles (92.3 kilometers) from Reykjavik. Skalholt is one of the most significant historical sites in Iceland. Since 1056 it has been a bishop's residence, and the church basement houses an exhibition with historical artifacts.
Hotel Skalaholt has excellent facilities, and travelers can find amenities in Fludir, 12.4 miles (20.1 kilometers) away. A little closer, try tomato-based dishes from top-rated Fridheimar restaurant, 6.2 miles (10 kilometers) from the accommodation.
Round off an outstanding dining experience with a greenhouse tour on this Icelandic horse farm, complete with a cafe, bar, restaurant, and shop.
Guests at Hotel Skalaholt will enjoy easy day-trip access to several top attractions. Marvel at geysers and boiling mud pits in Geysir geothermal area, 17.7 miles (28.6 kilometers) away. With its multi-step cascade, the iconic Gullfoss waterfall is just 23.7 miles (38.2 kilometers) from Hotel Skaholt.
Travelers should not miss Thingvellir National Park, 34 miles (54.8 kilometers) from the accommodation. This protected natural area boasts outstanding natural scenery and is home to the oldest parliament in the world. Visitors can also walk in the area where two tectonic plates meet and are slowly moving apart.
Facilities & Amenities
Hotel Skalholt has 18 double or twin rooms. All have a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Guests will also appreciate having a kettle and a desk in their room, and some rooms also have a terrace.
Hotel Skalholt has a restaurant, a bar serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and a shared lounge. For on-site dining, Hvonn Restaurant is open from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on weekdays, and dinner is available for group bookings.
The food at Hotel Skalholt is excellent. Get ready to enjoy fresh homemade local and European dishes made from local produce. The chef can accommodate special diets on request and will provide children’s meals for an extra charge. Wake up to a delicious continental or buffet breakfast in the morning, including vegetarian and gluten-free options.
Other property features include a furnished outdoor area with a barbeque and garden. Relax in the sunroom and stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property.
Hotel Skalholt offers facilities for meetings, seminars, conferences, yoga, and other activities. Guests can also arrange excursions such as hiking, fishing, cultural tours, and visiting contemporary art galleries at the tour desk.
Why Choose Hotel Skalholt?
Travelers looking for countryside tranquility in a superb South Iceland location should book their stay at Hotel Skalholt. Guests can expect a clean and comfortable stay, plus great facilities at this accommodation perfect for two people. Check availability now when choosing a date.