Iceland is one the most visiting European countries. There are many reasons for travelling there. Natural beauty of Iceland is super magical, but the food has its own taste. Travelers are welcomed by best guesthouses, hotels and lodges to stay. The services are different from hotel to hotel, but they are very hospitable and don’t let you feel that you are away from your home. Here is a listing of 6 of the best bed and breakfast and romantic inns for those who are traveling to Iceland;
1. Heydalur Guesthouse in the Westfjords of Iceland
If you seeking winter adventure, the Heydalur Guesthouse in the Westfjords region of Iceland offers the perfect location to enjoy romantic getaway for two. The Bed and Breakfast provides access to numerous activities including: guided horse-riding trips with professional guides, sea-kayaking, hiking in the fjords, fishing and bird watching. If that doesn’t peak your fancy, between September to April the nearby thermal springs provide the perfect spot to experience the northern lights without getting cold. The guesthouse boasts an indoor swimming pool and delicious home cooking with meals prepared from local ingredients by the owners.
2. Blábjörg Guesthouse in Eastern Iceland
For an authentic Nordic experience, the Blábjörg Guesthouse is housed in a beautifully renovated fish factory in a unspoilt traditional fishing village. The guesthouse is a haven for hiking enthusiasts, offering access to twenty seven hiking excursions in the surrounding hills where you can observe puffins and numerous species of fascinating seabirds. After a long day of exploring the incredible surrounding scenery and wildlife, guests can spend the evening utilizing the Guesthouse’s spa facilities including indoor and outdoor hot tubs, infrared sauna and wooden barrel sauna.
3. Hotel Berg, Keflavik
For a more luxurious winter retreat, Hotel Berg is an artfully designed guesthouse set within stunning coastal surroundings. The boathouse fuses modern and traditional elements with effortless Scandinavian style. Just a fifteen-minute drive from the famous Blue Lagoon and positioned only forty minutes away from Reykjavik, the town of Keflavik is a convenient location to explore Iceland’s diverse landscape and attractions.
4. Arcturus Guesthouse, Reykjavik
Located in central Reykjavik, the Arcturus Guesthouse provides easy access to all of the incredible attractions the capital has to offer. Experience Reykjavik’s vibrant culture, with nightlife, art galleries, museums, shops and world-class restaurants all located within easy walking distance. This newly renovated guest house is family owned and provides exceptional Icelandic hospitality, perfect for a romantic city break for two.
5. Silfurberg, Breiðdalur Valley
This converted barn offers first-class, deluxe accommodation with outdoor spa facilities and home-cooked meals by arrangement. Located in the heart of the Breiðdalur Valley, Silfurberg is the perfect location for couples to explore the local area, enjoy magnificent mountain scenery and retreat from the hustle and bustle of city living in perfect serenity. After a long day of hiking, take a long soak in Silfurberg’s hot tub with a glass of wine.
6. HjarðarbólGuesthouse, South Iceland
Conveniently positioned just one hour from the airport the Hjarðarból Guesthouse provides cosy, family run accommodation and is the perfect first stop on your romantic Icelandic getaway. Nestled in gorgeous countryside and surrounded by farmland, this Bed and Breakfast provides a welcome place to unwind and relax after a day exploring the local surroundings and wildlife.