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Arnarstapi Cottages is located in Arnarstapi, Snæfellsbær. The property also has a terrace. Each room is fitted with a patio with views of the mountain. All rooms in the guest house are equipped with a kettle. With a private bathroom, rooms at Arnarstapi Cottages also feature free WiFi. All cottages will provide guests with a microwave.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Arnarstapi Cottages has been welcoming guests since Nov 28, 2016

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Free Parking Available On Site

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Room Type
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Arnarstapi
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  • Marianfb
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The cottages are truly in a magical setting. They are clean and spacious.
  • Brenda
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Breakfast was great. Fantastic location with amazing views.
  • Susan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This place was a wonderful surprise. Smack dab in the middle of nowhere it was like an oasis. The view was spectacular and you shouldn't miss taking a walk to see the rocky coastline. The restaurant across from our rooms was fabulous. Not only was...
  • Salina
    beautiful property with great views! large comfortable bed.
  • Dcdechen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    WiFi was spotty but then at reception, they helped us get connected. I think it's because of the remote location, the WiFi is poor. But hey, you came for the view. It was amazing: hills on back and ocean in the front. Room was cozy with small...
  • Kirsten
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Beautiful location and a special way to stay in the area. At night you can look outside and see so many stars and possibly Northern Lights. There are a few restaurants very close by that we recommend.
  • Valerie
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    love the architecture of the lodging and the pizza restaurant. beautiful
  • Yan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    it’s small but clean, good location and restaurant onsite.
  • Apphia
    Comfortable bed, spacious cottage, close to arnastapi cliffs which were beautiful
  • Igor
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    the location is amazing and the cottage is really cute with a lot of amenities and comfortable bed. very cozy.

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  • Kæri viðtakandi mig langar að koma á Arnarstapa kanski í páskafríinu ég er með fötlun en á lítinn sætann chihuahua hund get eg fengið undanþágu til að vera með hann með mér? Er mjög þrifin hvað hann og allt varðar bestu kveðjur Jóhanna

    Dear Jóhanna, I am sorry, we have a strict "no pets policy" :( Best Regards, Ivana
    Answered on 17 March 2021
  • If I book a cottage for 1 night august 13 u only have for 1 adult, 1 child. We co-sleep. Can I book and have 2 children with me?

    Hi there, Yes, you can book the cottage for 1 adult and 2 children. The bedroom has one double bed and sleeping sofa is available for a child up to 12 years old. Please note that there is baby crib is available on request. Best regards, George
    Answered on 9 August 2022
  • Hi there, we are a group of e looking to book for 19th Oct, check out 20th, are we able to get our cottages side by side to each other? Does the rate include breakfast? Thank you!

    Yes, the cottages are close each to other, all cottages are on the ground floor/1st floor. Breakfast is optional, you can book with or without breakfast.
    Answered on 14 August 2023
  • Hi available for February for rent

    Hi, Are you interested in booking with us on February 2024? We want to inform you that our property is not available for any reservations in February 2024. Best regards,
    Answered on 29 June 2023

Host Info

Company review score: 8.7Based on 75,219 reviews from 139 properties
139 managed properties

Company info

Arnarstapi is a collective of three properties, Arnarstapi Hotel, Cottages and Guesthouse. We enjoy providing accommodation for you and hope that you enjoy your stay with us.

Property info

9 small cozy cottages, with one large double bed and a nice large bathroom with shower. The restaurant Snjófell, located next to the cottages, is open until 31 Oct 2022.

Neighborhood info

Arnarstapi is in West Iceland, Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Our area has beautiful surroundings that will capture a travelers mind and heart. We are located near to the magnificent Snæfellsjökull a 700,000-year-old stratovolcano with a glacier on top, perfect for exploring and it is possible to enjoy a lovely day in the national park area. It is safe and this pristine nature reserve is definitely one of Iceland's most beautiful destinations.

Languages Spoken


Area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Snjófell Restaurant (available for lunch until 31 Oct 2022)
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience

Amenities of Arnarstapi Cottages

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Free parking
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

Arnarstapi Cottages takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Arnarstapi Cottages accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

When booking 5 rooms or more, special conditions and additional policies may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Arnarstapi Cottages of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Arnarstapi Cottages

  • Room options at Arnarstapi Cottages include:

    • Double

  • The prices at Arnarstapi Cottages may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Arnarstapi Cottages offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking

  • Arnarstapi Cottages has 1 restaurant:

    • Snjófell Restaurant (available for lunch until 31 Oct 2022)

  • Check-in at Arnarstapi Cottages is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Arnarstapi Cottages can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Arnarstapi Cottages is 150 feet from the center of Arnarstapi. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.