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Northern Light Inn

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I was really pleased with this hotel and the staff were amazing. Transfers to and from the Blue Lagoon and even to our next hotel in Kefkavik (we would have stayed at the Northern Light but unfortunately it was fully booked that night) were included....More

Thank KellyPickles
Response from NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light InnResponded 15 August 2016

Dear KellyPickles, Many thanks for your review and nice words. We are very happy to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us and we hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again, some day.

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We spent our last night of a six week European vacation at this lovely hotel, and it was, without a doubt, the cleanest! We arrived to Iceland at midnight, and arrived to an extremely friendly, and helpful front desk manager,and shown to our rooms. We...More

Thank Marie M
Response from NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light InnResponded 12 August 2016

Dear Marie M, Many thanks for your review and nice words. We are glad to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us. We hope to see you again, some day.

Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was the last night of our trip to Iceland and turned out to be the best hotel of the trip. Modern. We came in the middle of the afternoon and had missed lunch and were too early for dinner but we were seated in...More

Thank jccgtown
Response from NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light InnResponded 10 August 2016

Dear jccgtown, Many thanks for your nice words and review. We are glad to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us and we hope to see you again with us, some day.

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We booked our last night here thinking that we'd be a the Blue Lagoon. Couldn't get in, but we were still happy with the location, room, service, and especially food. Plus, after a long trip of driving, we were especially relieved to be close to...More

Thank betacitizen
Response from NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light InnResponded 10 August 2016

Dear betacitizen, many thanks for your nice words. As you rightly point out, we are not associated with the Blue Lagoon and staying with us does not get you tickets to the Blue Lagoon. It is therefore important to pre-book the blue lagoon if our...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

If you have a late arrival or early departure at Keflavik airport this is ideal. Rooms are very comfortable and spacious. The blinds block the nearly midnight sun very well. The restaurant is very good with lovely view over a lava field. The public lounges...More

Thank Rod G
Response from NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light InnResponded 10 August 2016

Dear Rod G, Many thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us and we hope to see you again with us in the future.

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$251 - US$501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$251 - US$501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sophie A
24 January 2018|
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Response from izzyandmabel | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any such service while staying there. However as the other contributors suggest, contact hotel direct as staff are very pleasant and keen to help if at all possible.
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Scottish19
6 October 2017|
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Response from BarbaraSkoda | Reviewed this property |
No problem, it is not far, easy to go by rent car. Nice trip!
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Lori G
23 April 2017|
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Response from NLI-Iceland | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for our late answer. Our Max's Restaurant is open for last order at 21:30 every day except Sundays when we close at 21:00 Kind regards, The NLI Team
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"terrible Staff -rude"
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"Picking a lava-field room (outer looking) was great, you will see the geo-thermal plant or at least steam but..."
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"be sure to check out the northern light viewing area."
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"Don't pick the lowest level room"
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