Location and Nearby
Stundarfridur Hotel has a fantastic location on the north shore of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Despite being surrounded by lava landscapes, it is close to the largest town in the region, Stykkisholmur, only seven miles (12 kilometers) away. This coastal settlement has supermarkets, restaurants, gas stations, and tour operators, making it convenient for travelers and plenty of local folk sites. It also boasts impressive views over Breidafjordur Bay.
Furthermore, Stykkisholmur connects with the Westfjords by ferry, making Stundarfridur a great stop before or after your stay in this distant and primordial region.
The attractions of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula are within easy driving distance of the hotel. Mount Kirkjufell, for example, is 21 miles (34 kilometers) to the east. This church-shaped peak was used as a feature in Game of Thrones and is renowned for its scale, shape, and nearby waterfall. Ytri Tunga beach is 29 miles (47 kilometers) away, where you can walk over golden sands and admire the resident seal colonies.
You can get to Snaefellsjokull National Park, a magical area is named after the subglacial volcano at its center, by driving 52 miles (84 kilometers). Snaefellsjokull glacier is surrounded by other attractions such as the black sand beach of Djupalonssandur, the villages of Arnarstapi and Hellnar, and the enormous sea stacks of Londrangar.
With such a diversity of features so easily accessible, it is clear why Snaefellsnes is nicknamed Iceland in Miniature and why Stundarfridur Hotel is celebrated for its desirable location.
The hotel is 103 miles (165 kilometers) from Reykjavik, Iceland's capital, and 129 miles (207 kilometers) from Keflavik, Iceland's only international airport. It is usually stayed at by those spending several days exploring the west or those embarking on a self-drive tour around the entire country.
Facilities and Amenities
Stundarfridur Hotel has seven rooms, providing a quiet getaway for its guests. Six have two single beds and a sofa bed, thus accommodating three, while the remaining one has three single beds and a sofa bed, thus accommodating four. Therefore, the rooms are as functional for couples as they are for groups of friends and families.
All lodgings have flat-screen televisions, desks, and private bathrooms that come with showers and all toiletries. Furthermore, the establishment has free WiFi throughout and guests can access a parking space without charge.
There is a restaurant at Stundarfridur Hotel where you can enjoy complimentary breakfast each morning and dine each evening. There are also cozy communal spaces indoors and outdoors, and from the patio in winter, you may see the northern lights.
Why Choose Stundarfridur Hotel?
Stundarfridur Hotel is a fantastic, remote getaway for travelers to the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Those eager to make the most of their time in this region should book now. Check availability by choosing a date.