Modern Adventure Thingvellir, Iceland

Modern Adventure Hotel, Thingvellir, Iceland | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
  • Hotel
  • Units 46
  • from ISK 42000 nt
What we like about this property

An astonishing landscape provides the backdrop for this bold and strikingly designed hotel. An imposing architectural achievement, we love the fascinating juxtaposition of cool Scandinavian style and bold environmental design. Come see what chic modern luxury looks like at the ends of the earth!

Description

Set against a backdrop of majestic mountainous lava fields and natural geothermal hot springs in a stunning primeval landscape, this unique award winning hotel is the collaborative creation of Los Angeles based designers and architects and native Icelanders.

A former inn for local plant workers, the abandoned buildings have been repurposed and completely transformed from their humble beginnings into an inspired and luxuriously modern hotel. Employing innovative and recycled materials and sustainable environmentally responsible practices, this chic installation was inspired by the raw beauty and unique features of the land. Jutting out from the base of the mountain atop a series of giant angled pillars, the design was positioned specifically to capture and showcase the Aurora Borealis. A stylish synthesis of contemporary Scandinavian minimalism and warm natural materials, it’s both a statement in design and how we live in the natural world. 

With a total of forty five rooms, each is a slight variation in back to basics modernism earthy ambience and understated sophistication. Expansive and spacious, most have sweeping views, floor to ceiling windows and charming photographic murals of Icelandic ponies. 

The restaurant serves farm-fresh locally sourced cuisine while the Northern Lights Bar and lounge will treat you to panoramic views and chic spot to enjoy the company of friends.

The natural geothermal hot springs provide the waters for the lap pool length hot tub with a lava rock sauna to warm your bones. An unforgettable experience with round the clock light in summer and spectacular northern lights in winter, this land of contrast allows you to enjoy the fire and ice that is Iceland.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

A full service, fully staffed luxury hotel. Wifi throughout. Organic fair-trade linens and toiletries. Spa, fitness center, meeting/conference room.

AROUND

Set among the lava fields at the base of Mount Hengill, you’re less than an hour’s drive from the cultural and urban center of the capital of Reykjavik. Part of the “Golden Circle” route, this is where Eurasia meets North America with some amazing natural destinations. Adjacent to Þingvellir National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Thingvallavatn (the largest lake in Iceland), Lake Pingvallavatn, is also just 10 minutes away. Hengill volcanic area, the river Öxará, Gullfoss waterfall, the hot springs area of Geysir, and the Kerid crater are all nearby and offer both winter and summer attractions. 

LOCATION

Thingvellir, Iceland. Nearest Airport: Keflavik, Reykjavik International Airport (92 km)

BEST TIME TO VISIT:  From September to April for the northern lights and summers for the midnight sun. 

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Modern Adventure

from ISK42000/ nt
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Quote Details

$260 x 4 $1,040
Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $140
Taxes Not included
TOTAL $1,280
Refundable Damage Deposit $500
TOTAL (with Deposit) $1,780
Notes
Payment Terms:
  • $1,280 due now
  • Balance due
Cancellation Policy:

100% refund for cancellations request by at (property’s local time). No refund if less than 14 days priors to arrival day.

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Info & Rates
Rooms / Houses46 Rooms: 24 Deluxe (double/twin), 18 Standard (double/twin), 4 Standard (single)
Accommodate88 Total Occupancy
Restaurant / self cateringSilfra restaurant and bar
KitchenNo
Bed Typedouble/twin
Kid Friendly
Pet FriendlyNo pets allowed
InternetFree WiFi
PoolOutdoor hot tub
ViewLake or volcano views
RatesStarting at 42000 ISK. See rates table below.
Minimum Stay1 Night
Notes

Check-in: 16:00

Check-out: 12:00

 

Cancellations For Individual Reservations

Cancellations must be reported no later than two days prior to guests arrival.

Cancellations made later than two days prior to the arrival date will be charged 50% of reservation.

If no cancellation is made in writing the reservation will be charged 100%.

 

Group Cancellations

Cancellations for a full group must be reported no later than eight weeks prior to guests arrival.

Cancellations made less than four weeks prior to guests arrival date will oblige to pay 50% of reservation.

 

Cancellations of Rooms Within a Group Reservation

Cancellations for rooms within a confirmed group must be reported no later than four weeks prior to arrival.

Cancellations made less than two weeks proir to groups arrival date will oblige to pay 50% of guests booking.

Rate Table

Seasonal Dates Single Sub-Parterre Room Standard Double or Twin Room Deluxe Double or Twin Room Suite
June - September  53,000 63,000 73,000 133,000
October, 2019 - May 31, 2020 42,000 52,000 62,000 112,000
December 18, 2019 - January 5, 2020 53,000 63,000 73,000 133,000
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Reviews

5 Reviews

  • Lawrence, October 3, 2018

    The design and decoration style “hygge” of the hotel is very successful! The room and bathroom very nice, excellent bedding. The bar is absolutely amazing with an amazing view. Finally, for a restaurant “at the end of the world” the freshness and quality of the products was remarkable!

    Lawrence

    USA

  • Camille, September 3, 2018

    A beautiful design hotel, with beautiful architecture, planted in the middle of nowhere but not far from the golden circle. Very good bedding and neat decoration. Beautiful bathroom.

    Camille

    France

  • Julie, July 23, 2018

    The location / the outdoor hot pool / bar cocktails and view. Architecture of the hotel especially at night wander around the hotel when the sun begins to set himself sleep.

    Julie

    France

  • Marine, September 12, 2017

    Beautiful hotel in the nature.
    I loved the spa and heated outdoor pool. The very well appointed room and bedding, the decor and the cleanliness was great.

    Marine

    France

  • r, June 24, 2016

    we loved this place

    r

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