We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kriunes Hotel

Traveller (189)
Room & Suite (231)
Dining (27)
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“northern lights”(93 reviews)
“hot tub”(29 reviews)
“beautiful lake”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Air Conditioning
3 Star accommodation
All hotel details
Additional information
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Aug. 28Aug. 29
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$138.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kopavogur hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "7c655dbecec840fc9d1866ebea7ce73c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1886743,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65773075],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":138,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"7c655dbecec840fc9d1866ebea7ce73c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":179,"lowestMetaPrice":138,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":179,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":179,"lowestMetaPrice":138,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":179,"hotelName":"Kriunes Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjdjNjU1ZGJlY2VjODQwZmM5ZDE4NjZlYmVhN2NlNzNjIiwiQUlLIjoiZGJiY2JiYzRhMTIyNDBlY2FjNjM4MWQwNzBkZmU0YjMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "28/08/2018", "checkOut": "29/08/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$138", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"65773075":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (329)
Filter reviews
282 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsnorthern lightshot tubbeautiful lakethe ownersoupfrozen lakewake up callsitting roomlounge arealovely locationa family run hotellambhome cookedtea and coffeethe buspacked lunchcomfortable room
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 282 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The way things are supposed to happen: I lost a credit card at the Hotel Kríunes near Reykjavik, Iceland. Two days later, the hotel emailed to say they had the card and would mail it back to me. A guest from Switzerland found the card...More

Thank Tharwat A
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Wow, what a great place to stay. We picked the hotel after reading all the great reviews on Trip Advisor and we weren’t disappointed. We arrived late and were welcomed and checked in quickly by some of the amazing and friendly staff. The room was...More

1  Thank Ian O
Response from Kriunes, Guest Relations Manager at Kriunes HotelResponded January 31, 2018

Dear Ian, Thanks for taking the time to write us a positive review. We value all our guest´s feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you again as our guest.

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend took me here for my 30th and we had an amazing stay. The room was spacious, clean and the decor was quirky but lovely. We must have got an upgrade because the room was enormous. We rented a car and it was easy...More

3  Thank Harriet G
Reviewed April 8, 2018

The hotel has a very good location, close to all the main tourist attractions. I find it easier to reach with a rented car because it is outside the city, but this gives you a high chance to see the Northern Lights. We had a...More

2  Thank Bundiloi
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here from March 22-26. It is family owned and operated place overlooking the mountains and lake. I had such a wonderful stay. Stefan picked me up from the bus station. I arrived early but no worries they were able to prep me a...More

4  Thank Blahblahteacher
View more reviews
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Hot Tub
Price range
US$117 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$117 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (189)
Room & Suite (231)
Dining (27)
Amenities (18)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
January 12, 2018|
Response from Kriunes | Property representative |
Dear V. Albano, To drive without stop to vatnajökull glacier will take you 4 1/2 to 5 hours. Would you like us to drive you or you want to drive yourself? There are lots of companies that do glacier hike on Vatnajökull... More
Paislie P
January 12, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
This hotel is away from main towns: its charm is in the surrounding lake, quiet area and wildlife. Because you are away from the lights, you could get a decent view of the aurora from here so it's well worth it. I'd advise... More
August 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Valentin O | Reviewed this property |
By far, the easiest solution is to rent a car. The hotel is in an isolated location, which makes it perfect as a setting, but public transportation doesn't really go there. You can call the hotel if you don't rent a car and... More
Room Tips
"The lake view is lovely with a great sunset"
Read review
"You can ask for a room with a view of the lake!"
Read review
"We enjoyed the view from the lake side room."
Read review
"everything was perfect"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing