Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon offers luxurious accommodation in Hnappavellir. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and hotel bar. Fjallsárlón lagoon is 12.4 miles from the hotel and the glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón and the diamond beach are 18 miles away from the hotel. Free WiFi access is available throughout the hotel. On-site parking is free.

Deluxe Rooms and Suites have a seating area where you can relax. Suites also feature a large panoramic window and a bathroom with a bath tub or a walk-in shower. Executive suites feature a balcony with a private hot tub and a king size bed.

All rooms have a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. Room service, laundry service and a dry sauna are available for guests. Access to spa area is complimentary for all guests.

You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Svartifoss waterfall is 18 miles away from Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon. Skaftafell national park is 17.4 miles from the hotel.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon has been welcoming guests since 17 Dec 2015.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

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

Breakfast info

Continental, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room type
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom ::
1 extra-large double bed
1 sofa bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
2 single beds
1 sofa bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you provide shampoo and conditioner
    Dear guest. All of our rooms provide shampoo and conditioner.
    Answered on 4 November 2019
  • Can I extra 1 bed for this Room ? We have 4 people (2 adults &2 kids)
    Dear guest. Due to the fire regulation under Icelandic law, we are unable to provide extra beds in any room type other than suite. Children under 6 ye..
    Answered on 21 October 2019
  • Hello! We will be arriving at the hotel quite late; is it possible to check- in around 1am?
    Dear guest. We have a 24 hour reception so that's no problem. Please let us know directly with your reservation number. Drive safe!
    Answered on 20 January 2020
  • Hi on the executive suite, is this a private hot tub or is this shared between the hotel ? Thanks, Kris
    The hot tub is located on the balcony as part of the executive suite; and private for the guests booking that room type.
    Answered on 3 October 2020
  • What gluten-free items do you offer for breakfast? Specifically, do you offer oatmeal? GF breads?
    We do offer an extensive breakfast buffet from 06:30 - 10:00 that does indeed include gluten free options such as gluten free bread, fruit, cereals etc.
    Answered on 28 January 2020
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Hotel surroundings *
2 restaurants on site

    Restaurant #1

    Open for: Dinner

    Glacier Lagoon Restaurant

    Open for: Lunch

Facilities of Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon Great facilities! Review score, 9.1
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Sauna (Temporarily closed)
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon takes special requests - add in the next step!


16:00 - 23:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


07:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card JCB Diners Club American Express Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Views the mountain or ocean are subject to availability. Please contact the property for more information.

Please note that extra beds are not available.

Please note that GPS coordinates are not always accurate for this area. You should contact the property for directions.

This property operates a strict no-smoking policy and if violated there will be a EUR 500 fine.

All room payments from non-Icelandic bank cards will be charged in EUR.

When booking 4 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

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

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Glacier Lagoon Restaurant is closed from Sun 23 Aug 2020 until Fri 01 Jan 2021

Sauna is closed from Sun 23 Aug 2020 until Fri 01 Jan 2021

FAQs about Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

  • Guests staying at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Yes, Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon has 2 restaurants:

    • Restaurant
    • Glacier Lagoon Restaurant

  • Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon is 600 yards from the centre of Hnappavellir.

  • Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Happy hour

  • Room options at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Suite
    • Double
    • Family

  • Check-in at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon by:

    • Car 5h