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This hotel is located 200 metres from Reykjavik’s main shopping street, Laugavegur. Private parking, WiFi are all free. Each room has satellite TV and a Kettle. Classic décor and furnishings are featured in all guest rooms at Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel. Some offer lovely city views. All walls are decorated with works by Icelandic artists from Iceland’s largest private art collection. Guests can relax in the spacious lounge with leather sofas. Staff will gladly assist with restaurant recommendations or booking of tours in the area.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel has been welcoming guests since 1 Dec 2008.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Reykjavík, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel

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Room type
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
1 sofa bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 sofa bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Helen
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Location was excellent for walking into town. Breakfast was excellent
  • Ya
    Friendly staff.(Always wearing a smile and willing to offer assistance and engage in a chat.) Cozy little suite. Desk in room. 10-minute walk to tourist and business districts. Classical-style lobby and artwork. Scenic balcony.
  • Maria
    Excellent location. Nice comfortable room and beautiful art throughout. Good breakfast with a variety of choices in the buffet.
  • Matthieu
    Nice charming hotel. Car park from hotel. Great location.
  • Pravin
    Exceptional staff. Comfortable bed. Few minutes walk to central restaurants and entertainment. Few minutes walk to and from Reykjavik Bus terminal
  • Chantal
    the painting in my room and corridors and breakfast room
  • David
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Easy access to city centre. Nice well maintained property.
  • Justina
    Nice staff, breakfast was simple, but very enjoyable!
  • Donal
    We loved the paintings. They had more meaning for us the more we toured Iceland. We loved the breakfast. Plenty flavours and food to satisfy the whole group.
  • Janet
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The location was more central than we realised once we became familiar with our location. Good choice at breakfast. The staff were extremely helpful and provided useful information with regards to booking tours. The art work was splendid and...

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, please advise if parking is available onsite and if it is complimentary. Thanks.

    Thank you for contacting us. Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) as we have available to our Guests two parking lots...
    Answered on 11 April 2022
  • In the junior suite .. is the sofa bed in a separate room?

    Yes, there is a sofa bed in separate room, however there is no door between the rooms.
    Answered on 24 October 2019
  • Hi,May I ask how can we get o your hotel from airport? And how far from hotel to city center? Thanks! Ning

    Flybus, is an airport bus transfer that leaves the airport regularly and in sync with arrivals. This bus takes you to the main bus terminal called BSI..
    Answered on 2 October 2022
  • I am going to book July 19-20 then July 26-27. can I leave my luggage in your hotel? since I am going to hike 6 days. how much do u charge for that? thx

    We can store your luggage free of charge.
    Answered on 11 July 2021
  • Do your suites offer a balcony?

    Hello, unfortunately only our Junior Suites, Double rooms & Single rooms have access to the balcony. Kind regards, Hotel Holt Reception Team
    Answered on 19 June 2021
  • I have a reservation and will be in town around 9am. only have the day this trip and would like to book an afternoon excursion. can you hold my luggag..

    Dear Guest, Thank you for contacting us. We have a luggage storage that is free of charge. We hope this information helps.
    Answered on 17 February 2023
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Hotel surroundings *

Facilities of Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional toilet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • City view
  • View
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Reception services
    • Invoice provided
    • Concierge service
    • Luggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    Cleaning services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Dry cleaning
      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 access
    • Safety deposit box
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Wake-up service
    • Heating
    • Car hire
    • Carpeted
    • Lift
    • Fan
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    • Upper floors accessible by elevator
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Icelandic
    • Polish

    House rules

    Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00


    Until 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 6 years and above will be charged as 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
    12+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 55 per person, per night

    Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

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

    All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

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    The fine print

    Please note that the rates on this website are quoted in EUR but that guests are charged in ISK based on the official exchange rate.

    When booking 5 or more rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    FAQs about Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel

    • Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Golf course (within 3 km)
      • Happy hour
      • Temporary art galleries

    • Guests staying at Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free

    • Check-in at Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Room options at Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Suite

    • Hotel Holt - The Art Hotel is 600 yards from the centre of Reykjavík. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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