Set in central Iceland’s highlands, surrounded by hot springs, this property is 5.6 mi off Kjalvegur Route F35. It features an on-site petrol station and restaurant with bar.

The basic accommodations at Kerlingarfjöll Mountain Resort includes an in-room toilet. Some rooms have a private shower, while others have access to shared facilities in the bathing house.

Traditional Icelandic cuisine and vegetarian dishes are served in the restaurant. Guests can enjoy access to Kerlingarfjöll Resort’s communal guest kitchen.

Hiking in the surrounding canyons and mountains is a common area activity. Gullfoss Waterfall is 44 mi away and the Great Geysir is 52 mi from the resort.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll has been welcoming guests since Dec 27, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Property questions and answers
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  • Hi do you have wifi or cell service? Thank you
    Hi! We have Wifi in the main building and hotel. We have bad cell phone service. Best regards Gerður
    Answered on 28 July 2021
Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
Amenities of Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll
Most popular amenities
Non-smoking rooms
Free parking
Family rooms
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
No internet access available.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Packed lunches
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM


From 7:30 AM to 10:00 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.

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 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 Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive after 21:00 please inform Kerlingarfjöll Mountain Resort in advance.

FAQs about Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll

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

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Hot spring bath
    • Open-air bath

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

  • Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll is 5.6 miles from the center of Kerlingarfjoll.

  • Check-in at Highland Base Kerlingarfjöll is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.