If you're a first time visitor to Iceland, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller hotel could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about hotels in Iceland.
Here are some of the most recommended hotels in Iceland.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"I did Iceland last March solo :) I would recommend Kex Hostel - it's a cool hostel with live music, a bar and on-site barber and it's a great place to make some friends." See More
"I've also stayed at the Radisson Blu 1919 Hotel, Reykjavík and have been very happy there as well." See More
"Then there is the Reykjavik Downtown Hostel which is more of a boutique hostel, Kex Hostel which is a popular, stylish hostel with a great atmosphere, Reykjavik Backpackers with a prime location and a great backpacking atmosphere and finally BusHostelreykjavik, with great atmosphere and probably the best prices." See More
"You should stop at Hotel Geirland which is close to Kirkjubæjarklaustur and get the skyrterta or skyrcake." See More
"Remember also to visit less crowded places in the highland like Strútur hut, Dalakofinn hut, Þjófadalir close to Hveravellir and more :" See More
"I'd recommend you reserve a spot at the Hrafntinnusker Hut, sleep there and then return to the trailhead in the morning." See More
"We stayed at Hvoll Cottages situated on a farm and walking distance to the black beach." See More
"I can recommend the Skuggi Hotel in Reykjavik which is in walking distance to the center of town and most of the sights plus has undercover parking." See More
"Yes, you should try the Blue Lagoon spa and them Golden Circle ApartmentsGolden Circle." See More
"Maelifell Volcano in Mýrdalsjökull Glacier" See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Iceland.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.