2 Best Yurts Near Reykjavík, Iceland - Updated 2023


Iceland’s largest municipality Reykjavik also has the distinction of being its capital. The city offers several exciting attractions for travelers and locals alike. These include art galleries, museums, and concerts to visit and explore. A visit to Whales of Iceland Museum and Harpa Concert Hall should be on your itinerary while you are here. The city also has a stunning coastline featuring coves, many tiny islands, straits, and peninsulas. It has an excellent natural harbor, making fishing an integral part of this city. Visitors can choose from innumerable activities and day tours, such as whale watching in Faxaflói Bay. Reykjavik is also a perfect destination for shopaholics and foodies as it offers quite a few gourmet restaurants and malls. If you are looking for unique accommodations, check out these best yurts near Reykjavik, Iceland.

1. Pet-friendly yurt for two (from USD 106)

Book this beautiful Mongolian yurt and rekindle your romance with your loved one. Get an opportunity to marvel at the mesmerizing views of the longest river in Iceland while unwinding with your significant other. The yurt offers one bedroom with a plush bed and a shared bathroom.

There are three yurts on the property, and each one is fully furnished. The yurts do not have windows, but their roof ring domes allow light rays to come in. This pet-friendly accommodation is suitable for long-term stays, too. Guests can enjoy an array of modern conveniences, including a delicious breakfast, Wi-Fi, an indoor fireplace, and a garden. Selfoss is 26 km (16 mi) from this rental, while Reykjavik is an hour’s drive away.

Traustholtsholmi *Unique Mongolian Yurts*
Selfoss, Iceland
14 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the bathroom is a normal toilet and sink in a shed also perfectly clean
the yurts are works of art; beautiful and spotless
hákon was an amazing host
he was the perfect host; attentive but not intrusive
hákon is a great host
especially would recommend a dinner by host
not only was hakon super helpful and knowledgeable of the area he was an amazing cook
wonderful place for romantic trip
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2. Enchanting yurt in the heart of Golden Circle (from USD 150)

Enjoy fabulous views of the surroundings and stay in the heart of Golden Circle by booking this enchanting yurt for three. This rental offers a cozy and relaxing stay, with amenities such as a heated double bed and a log burner. It has a quaint Mongolian ceiling, a bathroom, and a private balcony where you can relax with a hot beverage with your loved ones.

Other perks include a sumptuous breakfast every morning, a hairdryer, free on-site parking, and a fully fenced backyard. Guests can book the rental for their long-term stays, as well. Selfoss is 16 minutes away by car, and Reykjavik is less than an hour away.

Valhalla Yurts ‘Odin’
Grímsnes- og Grafningshreppur, Iceland
64 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cosy room with all the amenities in a very scenic location
it was great to have coffee and breakfast included since so many icelandic places don’t open until 10am
rick is a super friendly host as well
top of the class cozy hut with great hospitality from the owners
wonderful hosts we got in later than expected and rick stayed up to show us the yurt and property
they were kind considerate and welcoming
rick & jitka were wonderful hosts and a true joy to be around
awesome unique place to stay in iceland great location too
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Enjoy a unique stay near Reykjavík

Why not opt for a little adventure and spice on your next trip to Iceland? Choose one of these best yurts near Reykjavík, Iceland, to enjoy a unique setting for your upcoming vacation.

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