This family-owned hotel features a wellness spa, fitness centre and a fireplace lounge with panoramic views. Free shuttle buses run to and from the Blue Lagoon, just 1 km away. There is also an Exclusive Airport Taxi service at an additional charge to Keflavík International Airport, 22 km away. Modern décor, down comforters and wooden furnishings decorate all rooms at Northern Light Inn. Each has a Smart TV, electric kettle, seating area and free WiFi. The bathrooms include a hairdryer and toiletries. Views over the Reykjanes Penisula’s moss covered, lava field can be enjoyed from the floor-to-ceiling windows in Northern Light’s restaurant. It serves Icelandic dishes, such as fresh fish, free-range lamb and homemade specialities. Staff can arrange horseback riding tours and bicycle rentals on site. Central Reykjavík is 45 minutes’ drive from the property.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

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

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.4
Facilities
9.0
Cleanliness
9.2
Comfort
9.3
Value for money
7.9
Location
8.9
Free WiFi
8.8
High score for Grindavík
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Yulduz
    France France
    Amazing view and very kind personal and free hot chocolates !
  • Hannah
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Food was lovely, staff friendly and rooms were lovely. Free parking. Free taxi to the Blue Lagoon, which was right around the corner. It was great, that they offered a wake up call if the northern lights were out. We were lucky enough to see...
  • Michael
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very comfy and cozy hotel close to Blue Lagoon. It's next to a Power station but don't let that put you off as it doesn't impact on the hotel and is quite dramatic at night when its lit up. Restaurant was excellent and honesty bar was a nice...

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Max's Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      American • Seafood • Local • International • European • Grill/BBQ
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Northern Light Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular facilities
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Landmark view
  • Garden view
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Snorkelling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Games room
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
    Additional charge
  • 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
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Wellness
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Full body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Hot spring bath
    Additional charge
  • Hammam
    Additional charge
  • Massage
  • Spa and wellness centre
    Additional charge
  • Solarium
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
    Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Icelandic
  • Polish

House rules

Northern Light Inn takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 00:00

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

Check-out

Until 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
€ 37 per child, per night
Cot upon request
Free
2+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 37 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.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash Northern Light Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Exclusive Airport Taxi service needs to be booked in advance. Please contact the property for more information.

The neighbouring Blue Lagoon geothermal spa highly recommends advanced booking, as entrance is limited. Please contact the spa directly for further details.

When ordering rooms for 10 or more guests, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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.

Please inform Northern Light Inn in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

FAQs about Northern Light Inn

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

  • Room options at Northern Light Inn include:

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

  • Northern Light Inn is 2.6 miles from the centre of Grindavík. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Northern Light Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hammam
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Games room
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Solarium
    • Foot massage
    • Walking tours
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Bicycle rental
    • Fitness
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Spa facilities
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Hand massage
    • Happy hour
    • Back massage
    • Hot spring bath
    • Fitness classes
    • Bike tours
    • Horse riding
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Head massage
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Yoga classes
    • Steam room
    • Full body massage
    • Neck massage

  • Northern Light Inn has 1 restaurant:

    • Max's Restaurant

  • Check-in at Northern Light Inn is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.