Top 10 Honeymoon Resorts In Iceland - Updated 2023


Home to imposing landscapes and sights, such as lava fields, hot springs, and glaciers, the island nation of Iceland offers beach resorts and destinations for honeymooners that are as enjoyable as they are hard to pronounce. You can visit Reykjavik for its rich roots in Viking culture and history as well as nightlife. Travel to Grindavik for its hot springs, geysers, and sensational views of the aurora borealis, which is one of the things Iceland is famous for. Whichever the case, you will find numerous attractions and activities that are perfect for your honeymoon in Iceland. A romantic getaway where you’re surrounded by awe-inspiring views will certainly be memorable. To complete the experience, stay in the spa hotels in Iceland so you and your beloved are equally pampered. Iceland’s resorts are, however, more popular among couples. Don’t miss out and discover some of the top honeymoon resorts in Iceland.

1. Wilderness Center / Óbyggðasetur Íslands (from USD 112)

If you and your special someone are both inclined towards spending your honeymoon surrounded by nature, then Wilderness Center / Óbyggðasetur Íslands is a great spot to consider. You can go horseback riding, join guided tours, do some fishing and sight-seeing, cap your day off with a couple of hours at the spa and wellness center, and return to a romantic night of enjoying local and homemade meals in your room with mountain or river views.

The accommodations at this luxury resort in Iceland are pet-friendly too so feel free to bring along your furry companions.

Wilderness Center / Óbyggðasetur Íslands

Wifi Available

Address: Fljótsdalur
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Non-smoking rooms

Other honeymoon accommodations in Iceland

2. Hotel Borg by Keahotels in Reykjavík (from USD 291)

Located in the capital of Reykjavík, Hotel Borg by Keahotels is an Art Deco structure with elegant furnishings and high-quality beds. It overlooks Asuturvollur Square and offers a gym with a sauna, a steam room, and a hot tub. You can even book massages at the spa. The property is definitely a classic, urban hotel for lovers looking to spend their time alone in a serene setting.

Outside, you can join a boat safari called Life of Whales that’s just a five-minute walk away or visit the Laugavegur shopping street that’s close by too.

Hotel Borg by Keahotels

Wifi Available

Address: Pósthússtræti 11
Accommodates: 2

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

3. ION Adventure Hotel in Nesjavellir (from USD 304)

Lose yourself in the beautiful, remote Nordic landscapes of Nesjavellir while staying at ION Adventure Hotel. This property overlooks Lake Thingvallavatn and offers stellar views of the northern lights during winter, and it is under 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) from Thingvellir National Park.

The in-house restaurant features a bar with panoramic views, complementing the Nordic specialty cuisines it serves. You can book an appointment at the hotel’s sauna and spa, and if you’re looking for some urban adventure, you’re just a 45-minute drive from the capital Reykjavík’s center.

ION Adventure Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Nesjavellir
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Garden

4. Midgardur by Center Hotels in Reykjavík (from USD 228)

Laugavegur, the main shopping street of Iceland’s capital and largest city Reykjavik, offers a lot of destinations and attractions for honeymooners who want to experience urban life. The hotel, Midgardur by Center Hotels, itself is actually a microcosm of urban living: It offers a bar and restaurant, for example, that serves Icelandic traditional cuisine.

The rooms you can secure come with all the amenities to make your honeymoon special, such as a mini bar and a flat-screen TV, and some rooms offer sea, mountain, or city views.

Midgardur by Center Hotels

Wifi Available

Address: Laugavegur 120
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

5. Hotel Rangá in Hella (from USD 428)

Located in Hella, Iceland, the luxury Hotel Ranga sits alongside a salmon river, in a idyllic far-flung location that allows it to have terrific views of the aurora borealis: the northern lights. In fact, the hotel features a stargazing observatory as an attraction.

Rooms offer views of the river or Mount Hekla, and the on-site restaurant also boasts panoramic views of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano, complementing its Icelandic gourmet experience with a unique atmosphere. Hotel staff can help you arrange activities in the area, from which you can easily access other destinations.

Hotel Rangá

Wifi Available

Address: Sudurlandsvegur
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

6. Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon in Hnappavellir (from USD 409)

The glacier lagoon, Fjallsárlón, is 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) from the hotel, so the property is set against an impressive, scenic backdrop that complements its clean and modern interiors. Aside from the glacier lagoon, the diamond beach, Skaftafell National Park, and Svartifoss (a waterfall) are less than 30 kilometers (18.6 miles) away.

All rooms offer private bathrooms with walk-in showers while suites come with bathtubs, and feature panoramic views of the surrounding attractions. The hotel itself has a bar, a restaurant, and a dry sauna as well. Particularly notable are the comfortable beds, according to previous guests, many of whom are satisfied couples.

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

Wifi Available

Address: Hnappavellir
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Terrace

7. Hotel Blafell in Breiðdalsvík (from USD 140)

Set in Breiddalsvík, a coastal village in Iceland, Hotel Blafell is near Icelandic Route 1 Highway. It is a cozy honeymoon hotel that is ideal for a relaxing stay with your special someone. You will enjoy freshly sourced local produce during summer, and you can have the hotel’s restaurant prepare packed lunches for when you go out fishing in the Breiddalsa river, which is close by.

If you prefer to stay indoors, you can visit the hotel library where you will find selections of books and board games. You can end your day with a visit to the sauna and then retire to your bedroom with a balcony where you can take in views of the surroundings.

Hotel Breiddalsvik

Wifi Available

Address: Solvellir 14
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

8. Siglo Hotel in Siglufjörður (from USD 217)

Found in Siglufjörður, Iceland, surrounded by mountain views and a marina, Siglo Hotel, is well liked and highly rated by couples for its combination of location, designs, and facilities. You can visit the hotel’s outdoor saunas and spas and choose from three on-site restaurants.

The atmosphere exudes classic Iceland: The property is a great place where you can soak in the history and culture of the country. If you want to visit nearby destinations, Dalvík is just 26 kilometers (16.2 miles) away while Hjalteyri is a little under 50 kilometers (31.1 miles) away.

Siglo Hotel by Keahotels

Wifi Available

Address: Snorragata 3
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Golf course (within 3 km)

9. Hótel Sveinbjarnargerdi in Akureyri (from USD 101)

You will get to experience the authentic Nordic countryside life when you stay at Hótel Sveinbjarnargerdi, which is just a 10-minute drive from Akureyri. The place is surrounded by the mountains and fjord of the Eyjafordur area, and on the hotel’s terrace you can marvel at awe-inspiring views of the northern lights in winter and midnight sun in summer.

The property also features a restaurant that serves local cuisine, as well as international dishes all year round. Hotel staff can help arrange excursions and trips to nearby locations such as Lake Mývatn.

Hótel Sveinbjarnargerdi

Wifi Available

Address: Sveinbjarnagerdi 2
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Garden Terrace

10. Hotel Kjarnalundur in Akureyri (from USD 95)

If you want to spend your downtime at a modern hotel but also prefer to be surrounded by panoramic views of nature, Hotel Kjarnalundur is a great place to consider. Close to Akureyri Airport, the hotel offers a pool and a restaurant.

As the area is more rural, common activities that you can engage in nearby are cycling, hiking, and golfing, and if you want to explore more urban settings, the property is just 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) from central Akureyri.

Hotel Kjarnalundur

Wifi Available

Address: Kjarnalundur
Accommodates: 6

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing

The perfect honeymoon in Iceland

Iceland is simply striking—it’s characterized by a lovely landscape with lava fields; it treats you to mesmerizing views of the northern lights and boasts tranquil lakes and majestic mountains that meet the clouds in the horizon. In short, it’s an excellent, romantic destination for couples, so book a room at one of the best resorts for the perfect honeymoon.

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