• Sea view
  • Pets allowed
  • Free WiFi
  • Balcony
  • Free parking
  • Bath
  • Air conditioning
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon offers luxurious accommodation in Hnappavellir. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and hotel bar. Fjallsárlón lagoon is 20 km from the hotel and the glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón and the diamond beach are 29 km 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 29 km away from Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon. Skaftafell national park is 28 km from the hotel.

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

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


Free parking available at the hotel


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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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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property has told us they’re making considerable investments and efforts towards sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Hnappavellir
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Michael
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent staff and very comfortable hotel able to deliver breakfast in bed which was very good.
  • Maria
    Great facilities, nice rooms although not very spacious. Good restaurant.
  • Lorraine
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very clean, spartan but stylish. Views from our rooms were very good. Restaurant was a lovely treat - food was imaginative, breakfast was plentiful. Good to have a mini fridge and coffee maker. Good that could but sandwiches and snacks at...
  • Liana
    Great location. Clean and comfortable. Great hot tubs. Wonderful restaurant and food. Staff were excellent.
  • Danielle
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The room was lovely and cosy. It was so lovely aesthetically round the whole hotel. The staff could not have been any more friendly. We had a lovely breakfast which had lots of choice. Big car park and easy to find. The hot tubs outside were a...
  • Louise
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Fabulous location, great room with every thing we needed. Dinner delicious and good choices. Breakfast brilliant. Sauna, hot tubs and gym good.
  • Daniel
    Great location, excellent hotel. Our one night stand was comfortable, with excellent staff and various breakfast, and tasty dinner. It exceeded our expectations! :)
  • Anastasia
    Amazing hotel, very good restaurant, very good breakfast, very good spa to relax after the trip. Located in amazing location in Iceland to visit and explore
  • Michaela
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, very tasty food, modern decor and I’d definitely recommend using the spa which is included.
  • TaiwanTaiwan
    The breakfast: Many choices and delicious. The room: Stylish, modern and cozy. The sauna: Enjoyable.

Property questions and answers
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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • for laundry service: Do you have washers/dryers for guests to do their own laundry or does the hotel do the laundry for the guests?

    Hello, Yes, we do , we are doing the laundry for guests.
    Answered on 5 February 2023
  • Hello! Is there a free parking spot around? Thanks in advance!

    Hello, Yes, there is a parking for free next to the hotel. If there is anything else we can do for you please let us know Best regards, Borja
    Answered on 9 November 2021
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Hotel surroundings *

2 restaurants on site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Open for
  • Glacier Lagoon Restaurant
    • Open for

Facilities of Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Free parking
  • 2 restaurants
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • 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
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • 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
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

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


From 16:00 to 23:00

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


From 07:00 to 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

0 - 3 years
Cot upon request

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

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 Cash 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.

FAQs about Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

  • Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon has 2 restaurants:

    • Glacier Lagoon Restaurant
    • Restaurant

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

  • 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.

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

  • Room options at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon include:

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

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon on this page.

  • Guests staying at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

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

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Happy hour

  • Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon is 600 yards from the centre of Hnappavellir. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.