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Northern Light Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Northern Lights Road 1, Grindavik 240, Iceland
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Grindavik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

5 mins from Blue Lagoon with a free shuttle bus. 15 mins from Keflavik airport. Perfect location backed up by really excellent friendly staff, spacious clean rooms, excellent lounge facilities and a very good restaurant. Good value for money. A lovely find.

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39 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fourth time we have been here, consistently good, large well appointed rooms in a great location close by the Blue Lagoon and other sight seeing opportunities. Also very handy for the airport with an early morning transfer and breakfast. The restaurant has a simple menu with well cooked dishes, try the langoustine, fairly priced and delicious. The wine list is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Certainly among the most unusual locations for a small luxury hotel with views of the geothermal plant and lots of rocks! What an oasis though. We were a family of four and the family room was spacious and comfortable with a nice sized bathroom. While the key attraction was the Blue Lagoon which was a few minutes away by car... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights in February and The NLI was a charming alternative to central Reykjavik Hotels. Situated just five minutes from the Blue Lagoon, with arranged tours, this is an excellent hotel for an authentic Icelandic Experience. Arranged with Discover The World, we had a Quad Biking Excursion, a Golden Triangle Tour and a Blue Lagoon visit planned... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, close to International Airport and Blue Pools. We only stayed one night on our arrival. Staff friendly and welcoming. Buffett breakfast was good. Good room for family of 4 and good start for Iceland adventure.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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161 reviews 161 reviews
24 hotel reviews
352 helpful votes 352 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here before and liked the hotel very much. It is modern, clean, adjacent to the Blue Lagoon - should you want to brave the crowds and queues - has very friendly and helpful staff and the restaurant is excellent, too. It is also only 15-20 minutes from the airport, which at 5am makes a big difference! Our room... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful room, very helpful and friendly staff, highly recommended it. I spent two nights here and loved it. The hotel was great about shuttling me back and forth to the Blue Lagoon (which is nearby by not easy walking distance). There is not too much else nearby, but the scenery is breath-taking, other-worldly. The entire hotel looked brand new; there... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on our last night in Iceland. It was expensive, but nice because it's right next to the Blue Lagoon and they'll shuttle you there and back for free, and to/from the airport for free. They have a complimentary breakfast and the restaurant there is expensive but delicious. They have free tea and coffee, and hot chocolate and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for our last night in Iceland and were very happy with the hotel. The family room was large and spacious with a double bed and two twins, and a good-sized bathroom. The beds were very comfortable, and the room was very clean and seemed brand new. There are a two public lounge areas with big comfy sofas... More

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Park City, Utah
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been exceptional, not a single complaint. Possibly the bed is a little soggy, but everything is wonderful! The only place in Iceland with scrambled eggs. Great food, wonderful staff. I actually enjoyed looking at the steaming plant and thought it gave character to the charm. We also ate in the restaurant for dinner and the food was... More

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Address: Northern Lights Road 1, Grindavik 240, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Southern Peninsula > Grindavik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Northern Light Inn 3*
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Also Known As:
Northern Light Hotel Grindavik
Northern Light Grindavik
Northern Light Inn Iceland/Grindavik

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The Northern Light Inn - a wonderful place to see the Aurora Borealis, discover Iceland, and enjoy your getaway vacation. 32 geo-thermally heated rooms, delicious food, a panoramic restaurant, cozy fireplace, free wifi, and family hospitality await you. We're 20 minutes from Keflavik International Airport KEF, 45 from Reykjavik, 3 hours from London, and less than 6 from New York. We offer complimentary scheduled International Airport transfers and free shuttles to the Blue Lagoon - NLI is the only hotel nearby. ... more   less 
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