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Hótel Laxá

Hótel Laxá

Lake Mývatn, North Iceland

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Escape to the wild landscape of the Lake Mývatn area at Hótel Laxá

Hótel Laxá is a modern and elegant hotel located just south of the famous Lake Mývatn. Not far off from the Ring Road, you’ll enjoy a quiet stay here amidst the natural landscape of North Iceland.

At Hótel Laxá you can expect your room to be comfortable with a modern décor. All rooms have a flat-screen TV, kettle, hairdryer and free toiletries.

Don’t forget to make a reservation at the in-house restaurant, Eldey, which serves delicious food made with care. Eldey serves Icelandic cuisine for a range of tastes, including excellent vegetarian and vegan options. Breakfast is served here each morning.

There is also a bar on-site with some great views towards Lake Mývatn. Have a drink with your fellow travellers before enjoying a restful night.

  • Good to know: Your personal travel consultant at Nordic Visitor will book you into a room at Hótel Laxá that’s suited to you. Don’t hesitate to speak to them about any preferences you may have.

Hótel Laxá is your ideal base to explore the stunning Lake Mývatn area and the greater region of North Iceland. A few minutes away you’ll find the pseudocraters of Skútustaðir, formed by lava flow. Continue north of the lake to see the hot spring of Grjótagjá and the volcanic crater of Hverfjall.

Or take some time to relax in the geothermal pools of the Mývatn Nature Baths. You’re also not very far from the northern coast where you could go whale watching at Húsavík.


Facilities and services

  • In-house restaurant
  • Cosy bar
  • Breakfast
  •  Excellent vegan options
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Dogs welcome

Why you'll love it

  • Quiet location
  • Near all the Lake Mývatn attractions
  • In-house restaurant serves delicious Icelandic food
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