Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes is a beautiful place to stay in the town of Isafjordur, the capital of West Iceland. Travelers who are looking for rooms with free WiFi and private bathrooms while adventuring through this magnificent region should grab their spot now!
Location & Nearby
Hotel Isafjordur Torg is located in downtown Isafjordur, conveniently close to the town’s amenities. You can thus find grocery stores, restaurants, shops, bars, cafes, and tourist information centers nearby.
Despite being small, Isafjordur has several fascinating museums you can walk to easily. There are few better places to learn about local life, history, wildlife, and maritime culture.
The harbor is similarly close, from which you can embark on an array of boat tours and marvel over gorgeous views of the fjord. Those traveling to the remote Hornstrandir Nature Reserve will depart from his harbor, making the hotel a great base before and after your travels here.
Hornstrandir is renowned for its incredible panoramas, dramatic cliffs, and abundance of Arctic foxes.
Even those not traveling to Hornstrandir can easily see Arctic foxes by traveling to the Arctic Fox Center, which is only 13 miles (21 kilometers) away. There are live animals here and plenty of resources discussing their biology and conservation. Furthermore, wild foxes can occasionally be seen in the wilds of the Westfjords.
Other wildlife in the region includes abundant seals on the beaches and great whales in the sea. Puffins also nest in the tens of thousands in summer on the cliffs of Latrabjarg with millions of other seabirds. This feature is 113 miles (182 kilometers) away from the hotel, making it easy to visit within a day.
Adjacent to the cliffs is the golden sand beach of Raudasandur. En route to these attractions, you can stop at the spectacular waterfall of Dynjandi, one of the most incredible features of the county, which stands over 328 feet (100 miles) tall.
Other popular sites in the Westfjords include the Museum of Witchcraft and Sorcery, the Sorcerer’s Cottage, the hot springs of Drangnes, and an abundance of traditional fishing villages. Visiting these far-flung features takes several days, making Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes a great base.
Facilities & Amenities
Double and triple rooms are offered at Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes, all of which have private bathrooms with showers and hair dryers. Their decor is bright, welcoming, spacious, and comfortable, with linens and towels provided. Guests have access to televisions and free WiFi.
Those staying at Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes have access to the services at Hotel Isafjordur Torg, such as bike rentals, laundry services, and luggage storage. This part of the greater hotel has a restaurant and bar.
Breakfast and parking are complimentary. Staff at the hotel will be happy to help you plan tours and provide local recommendations.
Why Choose Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes?
Travelers seeking comfortable lodgings in the heart of Isafjorrdur will find Hotel Isafjordur Torfnes a fantastic place to stay due to its amenities, location, and accessibility to the greater Westfjords. Check availability by choosing a date.