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Where To Stay In Vik, Iceland

Nina
Published Aug 05, 2019

Iceland is among the countries that are famous for the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis). Surrounded by gigantic and amazing mountains and volcanic black sand, seeing the Northern Lights is possible at Vik, Iceland. This lovely southernmost village is also a good base to explore Icelandic nature. Beach lovers will go to Reynisfjara - the world-famous black beach. While adventurers will fly to Dyrhólaey to see numerous birds, including Puffin; plus hiking is also possible in the area. Of course, no Iceland adventure is complete without experiencing the sky paragliding and driving snowmobiles on the glaciers. If you want to experience all of these, finding the right accommodation is the key. Worry not, we got you covered! Read this article and discover where to stay in Vik, Iceland.

Hotels

1. Icelandair Hotel Vík (from USD 275)

If you want to be in the heart of the action, Icelandair Hotel Vík is a good deal. Situated in a prime location, 270 m (885.82 ft) off southern Iceland’s Ring Road, it urges you to venture out: the Dyrhólaey Peninsula is 19 km (11.81 mi) away and the Skógafoss Waterfall is 34 km (21.13 mi) away. This gorgeous hotel offers all the modern conveniences and amenities you deserve. All modern units are equipped with a flat-screen TV, a seating area, tea/coffee facilities, and more. Some rooms offer spectacular views of the cliffs or Reynisdrangar sea stacks.

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2. Hotel Katla by Keahotels

You are already a winner staying at Hotel Katla by Keahotels. Breathtaking views of the Mýrdalsjökull Glacier is the drawcard of this lovely hotel, which is located 5 km (3.11 mi) away from Vík í Mýrdal. Plenty of activities are available here, from snowmobiling to horseback riding, and of course, guided walks on Mýrdalsjökull Glacier. With its superb service, delicious specialties in the in-house restaurant, modern rooms, a fitness center, and an outdoor geothermal hot tub, you sure are about to experience a memorable stay.

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3. Hótel Kría (from USD 289)

There’s nothing more beautiful in the morning than an amazing view of the mountain. Luckily, Hótel Kría’s modern and bright rooms overlooking the mountain give that amazing feeling. Not only that, superb amenities are waiting, from a garden to a bar to an in-house restaurant and more. The rooms are comfortably equipped with everything you need like a satellite TV, a clothing rack, a kettle, WiFi, and more. If you want to hike, this is the right hotel for you as the mountains are just nearby.

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4. Puffin Hotel Vík (from USD 238)

Welcome to Puffin Hotel Vík! This hotel gives a homely feel for everybody: the rooms are modestly furnished but more than comfortable. The rooms feature cozy beds and a private bathroom with a shower and toiletries. If you want to explore the beauty of Vik, Puffin Hotel has got you covered! They arrange jeep tours of the panoramic surrounding. What’s more, the black sandy beaches of southern Iceland are accessible, found just a 10-minute walk away.

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Apartments

5. Black Beach Suites (from USD 340)

South Iceland Region is one of the gems of the country, and thanks to Black Beach Suites, you can now experience the beauty of the region. If you want to be away from the hustle and bustle, this hotel is a good choice. The accommodation offers a relaxing view of farms and the ocean; perhaps watching the Icelandic horses all day can make your day complete. They have comfortable rooms equipped with a satellite flat-screen TV, while selected rooms have a kitchen, a dining area, and a terrace. If you want to be close to the water, Reynishverfisvegur Beach is just 4 km (2.49 mi) away.

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6. Vík Apartments (from USD 666)

Situated in the middle of town, where almost everything is nearby, Vik Apartments offers modern rooms to make your Vik escapade a blast. It encourages you to try the delicious Vik culinary scene, as plenty of restaurants are just around the corner, from Ice Cave to Berg Restaurant to Restaurant Ströndin and more. All the rooms are furnished with parquet floors and are equipped with a flat-screen TV, WiFi, a living room, kitchen, and a balcony - a good spot to relax.

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7. Puffin Apartment Bakkabraut (from USD 460)

Views which are good for the soul is what Puffin Apartment Bakkabraut offers. From views of spectacular mountains to the waves splashing on the black beach - you sure are about to witness the beauty of Icelandic nature. This self-catering apartment is near attractions like the black sands of Reynisfjara Beach and Skaftafell National Park. Meanwhile, the comfortable rooms are equipped with a TV, a seating area, and kitchen facilities like an oven.

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8. Ground-floor apartment near the beach (from USD 142)

Situated in south Iceland, right at the Ring Road, Aslaug’s Apartment will make your dream Vik adventure come true. Aslaug’s Apartment features rooms which are comfortable and modern, equipped with a cozy bedroom, a living room, a kitchenette, and a bathroom, plus amazing little add ons like homemade muffins are also available. Surrounded by beauty, this accommodation is a good starting point to explore wonderful shops and restaurants - all are just a five-minute stroll away.

Aslaug´s apartment
Vik, South, Iceland
279 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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9. Bright and comfortable apartment (from USD 214)

Bright, modern, comfortable - that’s what this cozy apartment is all about. Situated below the church in Vik, this apartment was built in 1925. Plenty of attractions like the black beach, Reynisdrangar, wonderful restaurants, nice shops, and the swimming pool are all accessible within a short walk. This apartment offers everything you need, from a king-size bed to a kitchen to a living room, and a relaxing balcony. This accommodation is suitable for a small group or family.

Háigarður Vik, bright comfortable apartm
Vik, Myrdalshreppur, Iceland
389 reviews
Entire apartment 3 beds 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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10. Studio apartment in Vik (from USD 140)

In the charming village of Vik, you’ll find this wonderful studio apartment, which is situated in the middle of the town - a walking distance to everything you need and the beauties of Vik. The black beach is just a short walking distance away, you can even hear the sounds of the waves from the apartment. It features one adorable bed, a TV, WiFi, a well-equipped kitchen, to name a few. Plus, there are also plenty of little extras like coffee, cream, spices, spare blankets, and even chocolate bars.

Studio apartment in Vík
Vík, Iceland
14 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 4 guests 0 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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Icelandic scenery at its finest

Northern Lights, Puffin, mountains, black beach - Ah, Vik in Iceland, the place where wonderful feelings start. Plenty of travelers’ bucket lists have been crossed out in Iceland, from seeing Aurora Borealis to sky paragliding to snowmobiling, and more. Do you want to be one of them? Book now!

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