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About Geirland

Hótel Geirland is the perfect choice for nature lovers who like to walk, hike, or simply enjoy the beautiful surroundings and the Northern Lights.


7 reviews


  • Mountain view
  • Beautiful surroundings
  • Near top attractions
  • Near the "Bieber Canyon"

Hótel Geirland offers a total of 40 rooms. Cozy and comfortable with great views over the mountains where the northern lights appear on beautiful nights. In the main hotel building as well as in the restaurant complimentary WiFi for the guests is provided.


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  • Quiet
  • Safe
  • Easy parking
  • Convenient
  • Dining options
Parking Free Parking
Internet Free Wifi
Food & Drink Breakfast
General Non-Smoking Rooms
Great for couples
Facilities for disabled


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Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 40 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops/newsstands
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

For families

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping

What’s around

  • Stjórnarfoss - 22 min walk
  • Kirkjugólf - 29 min walk
  • Systravatn - 34 min walk
  • Systrafoss - 42 min walk

Awards 2019-2021 Award 2021 2021 Award Clean & Safe 2021

Our Rooms


Hotel Geirland in South Coast of Iceland

Hótel Geirland surroundings provide beautiful walking routes along with hiking routes with a level of difficulty for everybody.

The famous “Kirkjugólf” (church floor) is just west of the river. There you can see incredible forms of columnar basalt stone slabs, a wonder of nature´s endless possibilities. According to the late geologist Sigurður Þórarinsson the slabs are from 1065. The church floor was preserved in 1987 as one of Icelandic nature´s wonders. Nearby is Kirkjubæjarklaustur, a nun monastery from 1186-1550. Many historic places and names are a reminder of the monastery, e.g. Systrastapi, Stjórnarfoss, Fjarðárgljúfur and Systrafoss.

It takes only 50 minutes to drive to Skaftafell National Park and one and a half hours to glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón.

2 Twin Beds or 1 Double Bed

This room offers 2 single beds (set as double or twin), private bathroom and tea & coffee facilities.

Room Facilities:

Satellite Channels, Flat-screen TV, Desk, Heating, Bathroom with shower, Hairdryer, coffee/tea stations

2 Twin Beds or 1 Double Bed

This room offers 2 single beds (set as double or twin), private bathroom and tea & coffee facilities.

Room Facilities:

Desk, Heating, Bathroom with shower, Hairdryer, coffee/tea stations

3 Twin Beds or 1 Double Bed and 1 single bed
This room offers 3 single beds (set as double with single or 3 single beds), private bathroom and tea & coffee facilities.

Room Facilities:

Satellite Channels, Flat-screen TV, Desk, Heating, Bathroom with shower, Hairdryer, coffee/tea stations

This room offers 1 bunk bed and 1 single bed, private bathroom, kitchenette, and tea & coffee facilities.

Room Facilities:

Heating, Bathroom with shower, Hairdryer, cooking plates, regfrigerator

Our main goal is to provide fresh ingredients. We offer an A'la carte Menu and a wine list with a great variety of wines and Icelandic beer.

Our bar offers an extensive selection of Icelandic beer, gin, vodka, schnapps, and liqueur, as well as the world's best-selling spirits brands. 

At our front desk, we strive hard to assist the guest to organize their trips, give information about the weather forecast, bus and trips schedule, and other important travel details.

Check the Adventure Hotel Geirland restaurant menu.


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Based on 7 reviews

Adventure Hotel Geirland

1- of 7 reviews

Simple and Clean

Reviewed on August 15, 2021 by S8550IBkaris Review from Tripadvisor

We stayed here for 2 nights on our trip to Southern Iceland. We stayed in the main building which reminded me of college dorms - hallway of rooms and a small common area. The rooms were simple but very clean and comfortable. Worked great for our family of 5 because we could get a double and triple room. Sits right up against the mountains and there's a waterfall within walking distance. They serve breakfast at the hotel and there is a great restaurant in the nearby town for dinner. Highly recommend this delightful place.

Clean and Comfortable

Reviewed on March 19, 2021 by Alangon Review from Tripadvisor

We stayed here part of an Arctic Adventures 3 day tour. The rooms were clean, comfortable and had great wifi connections. The restaurant was fantastic for dinner with delicious food and great presentation They even had happy hour with surprisingly good red wine. One of the nights we saw the Northern lights in the back of the hotel and didnt even have to go anywhere. So convenient.

Comfortable room and good dinner

Reviewed on March 12, 2021 by HilaryJA Review from Tripadvisor

We stayed here for 2 nights as part of a small group tour. Our room was in the main accommodation block and was comfortable and spacious but simply furnished. The menu in the dining room was good and the cod, Atlantic char, lamb fillet and lava chocolate cake were especially good. Breakfast was continental style and also good.

Near to explore Glaciers - foodwise very good

Reviewed on November 19, 2020 by efCologne Review from Tripadvisor

Strategic point to explore the region and to relax with excellent food in the evening. This place was a very good discovery. More used by groups, as under management of a travel organisation.
Very friendly staff, great breakfast, clean large rooms. Some bungalows have a very nice view.

Reviewed on March 10, 2020 by Lisa Rathod Review from Google Reviews

Wow! Food was amazing!! I got the pasta and my husband got the fish. Garlic bread was so good!

Reviewed on February 27, 2020 by Eun Ji Lee Review from Google Reviews

Northern lights after delicious food

Reviewed on February 23, 2020 by Matthew Hurst Review from Google Reviews

Pleasant straightforward accommodation with a lovely restaurant and skies clear of light pollution


Check-in time is from 16:00, and check-out time is by 11:00.

Check-in is up until 22:00. If you’re arriving later than 22:00, you’ll find your key together with an explanatory letter on the reception desk.

Breakfast is served in the restaurant from 07:30 to 09:30 every day.

The restaurant opening hours are from 18:00 to 21:00.

No. The hotel does not provide kitchen facilities to our guests. However, we do have a restaurant on-site open between 18:00 and 21:00.

Hotel Geirland is a great place to hunt the Northern Lights as there isn’t much light pollution.

There are several sights in the area perfect for photo opportunities. Here are a few that we can recommend:

Stjórnarfoss is a scenic waterfall and a true hidden gem known only to the locals. Find the cascade on your way to Adventure Hotel Geirland, not far from road 203. 

Skaftáreldahraun is a huge lava field from Laki eruption, which is believed to be one of the greatest lava flows in history. The lava field is just 5 minutes away from the hotel.

Kirkjugólf is an odd expanse of columnar basalt that once was mistaken for an old church floor. The site is located on the way to our hotel, close to road 203. 

Dverghamrar (Dwarf Rocks), located 13 minutes away from the hotel, are a protected natural monument and one of the most remarkable rock formations in Iceland. 

Systrastapi Rock is a photogenic steep rocky hill located just 11 minutes from the hotel.

Systrafoss Waterfall, located 7 minutes away from Hotel Geirland, is a beautiful double cascade. Nearby you’ll find a few short hikes in the gorgeous forested area where Iceland’s tallest trees grow.

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