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Located in central Reykjavik, 500 feet from Laugavegur Shopping Street, is Fosshótel Rauðará. It offers free parking upon availability, a 24-hour reception and rooms with WiFi access.

All rooms at Fosshótel Rauðará include private bathrooms with bath or shower facilities. Each room has a satellite TV and tea and coffee facilities.

A continental breakfast is served every morning. The hotel bar and cocktail lounge is the perfect setting for a relaxing drink in the evening.

The Church of Hallgrimur is located less than 0.6 mi from the hotel. Klambratun Park is a 5-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Reykjavík, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Fosshótel Rauðará has been welcoming guests since Dec 24, 2005

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Reykjavík, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.7

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Fosshótel Rauðará

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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
  • We. Will bring a car, can we reserve a parking space ?
    Dear guest, Our hotel has a private parking lot for guests. Best regards, Oskar Niewiadomy Front Desk Reception
    Answered on August 21, 2021
  • We are a group of six people. Can we store our luggage at your hotel till 3.30pm after checking out ?
    Yes. We have a luggage store where you can store your luggage after checking out.
    Answered on April 21, 2022
  • Hi, my flight arrives at 23.40 so I would expect to be will you around 1am. Can we check in at that time and is there parking for the hire car? Many...
    We are open 24/7 so always is someone at reception, We have a parking garage for guests to use free of charge (based on availability), otherwise, the...
    Answered on September 13, 2022
  • Are there possibilities of early check in.
    Dear Guest, Thanks for the question. We unfortunately cannot guarantee an early check-in as it depends on availability. If a room is ready early, we...
    Answered on March 4, 2021
  • Hi i like to know is it possible to stall my luggage when I out for 3 day tour. I will stay 1 night when arrive and 4 night before i leave. Thanks
    Hi, thank you for your message. Please talk to our reception staff when you arrive about storing your luggage, as our luggage storing room is not lar...
    Answered on April 24, 2022
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Amenities of Fosshótel Rauðará
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Fosshótel Rauðará takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM


6:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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 6 and above are considered 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 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


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

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Fosshótel Rauðará accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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

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

FAQs about Fosshótel Rauðará

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

  • Fosshótel Rauðará offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at Fosshótel Rauðará can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Buffet

    • Fosshótel Rauðará is 0.9 miles from the center of Reykjavík.

    • Check-in at Fosshótel Rauðará is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • Room options at Fosshótel Rauðará include:

      • Single
      • Triple
      • Twin/Double
      • Family
      • Double