Fitjabraut 6b, Njardvik, Iceland
Both houses offer cooking facilities, breakfast, living rooms, TVs, showers, internet access, washing facilities and a hot tub.
Please note that non-members of YHA must pay600ISK per person per night upon arrival. We offer breakfast for1200 ISK per person and you can rent bed linen for 1000 ISK.
The area of Reykjanes has many recreational options for people of all ages.
Hiking around the area is a good way to enjoy the nature as well as finding more about Icelandic culture on many historical sites.
Here in Reykanes we have two outdoor swimming pools with warm water, the famous Blue Lagoon, exellent area at Garskagi for birdwathing, hot springs, bridge across continents, two companies that offer whale wathing and sea angling. Golf course, gokart and museums.
The three towns of Njar�v�k, Keflav�k and Hafnir were joined together in the municipality of Reykjanesb�r in the year 1994. These towns were built up around the fish industry but today has mostly been replaced by tourist related and service jobs.
Iceland is forming on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (since volcanoes in Iceland are still active).
Landscape in the area of Reykjanes is distinguishable by volcanic activity in the forms of mountains maid of palagonite that were formed under ice or water and many layers of lava.
We are only 5 minutes away from the airport, 15 min. from the Blue Lagoon and 45 min. from Reykjavik.
check in time in summer between 10am and 4am, the rooms are ready 4pm, often before 2pm, ask the desk.
check in time in winter is between 12 am and 12pm.
Transport to and from airport is easy since there are two taxi stations located in the vicinity and costs only3000 ISK (15 EUR) for 1-4 people travelling together.
The center of Reykjanesb�r is only twenty minutes away by foot and buses to and from Reykjavik are scheduled five times a day.
For 2013,Please note that non-members of YHA must pay600ISK per person per night upon arrival. We offer breakfast for1200 ISK per person and you can rent bed linen for 1000 ISK.