Hotel Vellir is a modern, stylish hotel in Hafnarfjordur, part of the Greater Reykjavik Area. Solo travelers, couples, and families looking to stay a little out of the capital but still close to many amenities will find it a perfect base.
Location & Nearby
Hotel Vellir has a fantastic location for those who want easy accessibility to Reykjavik and Keflavik International Airport without being on the doorstep of either. You will find it in Hafnarfjordur, a town on the capital’s outskirts towards the Reykjanes Peninsula. All services you could need, such as grocery stores, post offices, and gas stations, are nearby, and many tour operators will be able to pick you up from here.
Furthermore, Hafnarfjordur is a center of Icelandic culture and folklore, with many local stories about Hidden People and trolls.
The downtown area of Reykjavik can be driven to in just 20 minutes, while you can access the international airport in half an hour. You can find plenty of natural on the adjacent Reykjanes Peninsula; Lake Kleifarvatn is 15 minutes away, the Krysuvik geothermal area is 20 minutes away, and the newest volcano in Iceland, Fagradalsfjall, is 40 minutes away.
If you want to witness the Golden Circle and South Coast sightseeing routes, you can easily do each within a day. Furthermore, the most famous geothermal spa in Iceland, the Blue Lagoon, can be driven to in only half an hour.
Facilities & Amenities
The 62 rooms of Hotel Vellir are all beautifully decorated and come with flat-screen televisions, en suite bathrooms, hairdryers, and toiletries. The most affordable rooms are the economy doubles and standard twins, although larger group sizes will be more comfortable in the triple and four-person family rooms.
Free parking, free Wifi, and a continental breakfast are provided for all guests, and you can easily walk to nearby restaurants, bars, and thermal pools.
Why Choose Hotel Vellir?
Hotel Vellir should be a top choice for travelers looking to stay somewhere conveniently close to the capital but away from the hustle and bustle. Check availability by choosing a date.