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Reviewed 22 March 2015

The staff at the hotel were friendly and helpful. Our room was lovely,spacious and very clean. We found the food in the restaurant delicious, especially the langoustines. We were lucky enough to see the auroras during our stay and the views rom the tower and the front of the hotel were good, although we went out in our car and...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear LauraCox87, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and thank you for your nice words. We hope to have the pleasure of having you stay with us again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Bangor, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights from 9th to 13th March and had a grat time. from the moment we arrived until we left the owners and staff of this hotel could not do enough for us. They took us wherever we needed to go in their mini bus and picked us up again. The hotel is beautiful and very...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kimberlym962 Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us, and thank you for the nice words. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and hope to have the pleasure of having you stay with us again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2015

A charming hotel in a stunning location not far from Reykjavik - clean and well equipped room, lovely dining facilities and a grey breakfast. Visited as part of a tour with discover the world, visited volcanoes, lava fields, and gulffos waterfall before heading over a glacier! Perfect spot for blue lagoon - just 5 mins away by complementary shuttle; they...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear w4sssup, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay and hope to see you again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2015

This is a hotel in isolation, which is not far from the Blue Lagoon or the airport. It is also because it is a hotel on it's own, without much interference from other light sources, you have a good chance of catching the Northern Lights here. The hotel arranged pick up and drop off to the airport (which is about...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear icequeenling, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Boston, MA
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I stayed here my last night in Iceland because they have a Northern lights wakeup call and because it is next to the Blue Lagoon. I found this hotel to not be worth the price. I paid less then half on other nights of my stay at Hotel Berg and it was much nicer. The wake up call seems to...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear annakiwi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of you stay at Northern Light Inn. It is a shame that your experience was not as you had expected and for that we are sorry. We are however happy to hear that Rebekka did offer you good service and we will discuss this in our next staff...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 March 2015

If you plan on making the Blue Lagoon part of your Iceland trip, book it for the morning of your departure (which is hopefully late afternoon or evening) and stay at Northern Light Inn the night before. We stayed here two nights, but I would only recommend one as there does not seem to be much to do in this...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear Geoffrey B, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Northern Light Inn. We value your opinion and hope that you will visit us again, if traveling in Iceland. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Myself and some friends stayed at the hotel early Feb 2015. We loved every minute, the staff were so helpful and were always willing to help. Rooms were always clean and loved the areas throughout the hotel where you could relax. If staying at this hotel please talk the reception about eating at a local restaurant called 'salthusid' the owner...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gemma-nuttaz, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us, not so glad that you did not managed to see the northern lights but are looking forward to having you again with us in the future if you...

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Reviewed 6 March 2015

Stayed for one night at the end of a short tour and the obvious highlight was a remarkable display of the Northern Lights. But the hotel itself was superb too - much more spacious than it looked and beautifully decorated with several comfortable lounges. Staff were very friendly and organised our transfer to the airport on our last day. They...

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Dear TGBWorcestershire, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of you stay at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and hope to have the pleasure of having you stay with us again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Reviewed 5 March 2015

this is a special and somewhat overlooked hotel. most people go to the blue lagoon as a day trip or on their way to the airport. this is a hotel that is within walking distance to the lagoon and the owners will get you from or take you to the airport. (or from the lagoon if you can't make the...

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Dear abearfellow, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of you stay with us at Northern Light Inn and you nice words you are written. We are very glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future. Regards, Northern Light Inn

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We stayed one night here on our last night in Iceland. The hotel is much larger than we expected, and is spacious, warm, and has a number of very comfortable reception rooms for sitting and relaxing. We arrived late at night when the entire population of the Inn had rushed outside to see the Northern Lights which was lovely! Such...

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NLI-Iceland, Manager at Northern Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear moonwolf242, Thank you for taking your time to write a review of you stay with us at Northern Light Inn. We are glad that you did enjoy your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future, (even for a long travel :o) All the best, Northern Light Inn

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Northern Light Inn - just 1 minute before the Blue Lagoon - is a wonderful place to see the Aurora Borealis, discover Iceland, and enjoy your getaway vacation. 32 geo-thermally heated rooms, free wifi, Cognac Lounge with 24/7 honesty bar, a grand cozy fireplace, and family hospitality await you. Delicious foods from the fjords and fields of Iceland are served in Max's restaurant: ocean fresh fish, free range lamb, geo-thermal vegetables, home baked breads and cakes. 24/7 complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and home made cookies are always available in the lobby for guests, and make-your-own Icelandic waffles every day. We offer free scheduled International Airport transfers from 06:00 (05:00 from the hotel) until 21:00, and complimentary regular shuttles to the Blue Lagoon. The Northern Light inn and Max's Restaurant are 20 minutes from Keflavik International Airport KEF, 45 from Reykjavik, 3 hours from London, and less than 6 from New York. ... more   less 

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Address: Northern Lights Road 1, Grindavik 240, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Reykjanes Peninsula > Grindavik
Price Range: $276 - $630 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Northern Light Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Northern Light Hotel Grindavik
Northern Light Grindavik
Northern Light Inn Iceland/Grindavik
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