East Iceland, Iceland
3 out of 5 stars
Cozy lodge beneath Iceland's tallest mountainIt's hard to beat the location of Hotel Skaftafell; surrounding the hotel are views of Hvannadalshnjukur, Iceland’s highest peak, and Vatnajökull glacier. Less than four miles away is the beautiful Svartifoss waterfall. At this family-run hotel, each of the 63 simply furnished rooms come with a private bathroom, flat-screen TV, phone and free Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at the informal restaurant and a relaxing drink at the wood-paneled bar. If you're traveling on your own, guided hikes, glacier walks, ice climbing and other activities can be arranged for at the hotel for an extra charge.
Hotel SkaftafellSkaftafelli 2 Freysnesi
785, East Iceland, Iceland