Romantic Places in Iceland
Viking heritage, volcanoes, geyers, steamy pools and Northern Lights.
Snaelfellsnes PeninsulaThe drive around Iceland’s coast is one of the great scenic drives of the world. Start off by driving two hours northwest from Reyjavik, passing wildlife, broad bays and beaches, and the Snæfellsjökull glacier.
T: +354 435 6700. US$ 160-
The hotel was recently rebuilt after a fire. Sitting on a ocean bay below the Snæfellsjökull glacier, this is a good place for watching the northern lights.
ReykjavikIceland’s capital city. Encircled by volcanic wilderness, Reykjavik has a busy nightlife, coastal trails, and geothermal heated pools for swimming.
T: +354 551-1440. 56 rooms. US$ 200-
Hotel Borg combines old-time elegance with modern style in the heart of Iceland’s capital. Built in 1930 and restored to its original Art Deco style in 2006, this stylish romantic hotel overlooks the city’s main square.