Lighthouse Inn

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3 Stars Hotel
Nordurljosavegur 2, Gardur, IS
Check-in & out
15:00 / 12:00
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Located near Keflavík town and the International airport, Lighthouse Inn is an ideal choice for your first or last night in the country. It also offers a welcome city escape from Reykjavik. Take it easy with a short walk to enjoy the Atlantic ocean lapping at your feet and the perfect spot for wildlife viewing. There are several additional spectacular opportunities to enjoy the rugged Southern Peninsula coastline within easy driving distance. Lighthouse Inn is a top-rated accommodation option that boasts convenience, comfort, and great value for money.

Location & Nearby

Lighthouse Inn is 7.7 miles (12.3 kilometers) from Keflavík Airport on the Southern Peninsula, making it an ideal place to relax when you arrive in the country or just before you leave. Enjoy the quiet area, ideal for spotting whales and watching birds. You might be lucky enough to see puffins while you are there. From Lighthouse Inn, walk to Gardur Old Lighthouse, 929 yards (850 meters) away. Watch the waves crashing against the rocks in the perfect spot for sunset vistas and northern lights viewing. While you are there, enjoy a delicious meal with a view at Rostin Restaurant - The Old Lighthouse cafe. Choose from hearty burgers and chips, fish, arctic lamb, warming soups, and more. When you want additional dining options or other amenities, Keflavik has everything you will need. Drive to the Southern end of the Peninsula for several superb attractions. For stunning views, walk up to the picturesque Reykjanes Lighthouse. It is 24.4 miles (39.3 kilometers) from Lighthouse Inn. Then walk or drive to Valahnukamol, the spectacular rocky coastline along the road. Do not miss the steam billowing out of the ground at Gunnuhver Hot Springs nearby. Before going back to Lighthouse Inn, visit Brimketill lava rock pool, 4.7 miles (7.6 kilometers) from Gunnuhver Hot Springs. Bask in the awe-inspiring presence of Atlantic Ocean waves crashing against the rocks. When the waves are small, appreciate the beauty of the gorgeous lava rock pools. Lighthouse Inn is only 26 miles (42 kilometers) from the impressive Geldingadalir Volcano, a must-visit attraction while you are in Iceland.

Facilities & Amenities

You can check in to Lighthouse Inn any time during the night after a late-arriving flight. Start the following day with delicious breakfast options, including freshly baked bread. The Lighthouse Inn bar is open 24 hours and serves alcohol, tea, coffee, and snacks. You can also relax in the shared lounge or outdoors on the terrace. Or, enjoy a game of snooker or darts with friends, family, or other guests. Feel inspired with ocean and garden views from one of the double, twin, or family rooms at Lighthouse Inn. Get ready for a cozy stay with underfloor heating in simple yet elegantly designed rooms with a wooden finish. All rooms have a television with cable channels, free WIFI, desk, safe, and a private bathroom with a shower.

Why Choose Lighthouse Inn?

In one of the most convenient locations to access Keflavík Airport, Lighthouse Inn is a fabulous choice to stay in when you arrive or before you leave the country. More than just a clean and comfortable stay for a night or two, it is also in an excellent base from which to appreciate the gorgeous natural scenery of the Southern Peninsula. Lighthouse Inn has different room options, great reviews in all areas, plus warm and friendly hosts. Click here to check prices and availability for your upcoming vacation.

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Room Types

Standard Queen Room

2 persons
Bed options

Standard Double Room

2 persons
Bed options


Free parking
Luggage Storage
Air conditioning
24 hour front desk
No smoking
Pets not allowed
Secured parking
WiFi is available in public areas
Toilet with grab rails
Wheelchair accessible
Golf course
Meeting/banquet facilities
Family rooms