Egilsstadir Edda Hotel

This Edda hotel centrally located in the East of Iceland and a good option for family and small group travel. It offers large split-level family rooms with en-suite bathrooms and Egilsstadir's excellent geothermal swimming pool and sauna across the street. Other guest rooms have a panoramic view of Lagarfljot Lake which is famous for its legendary aquatic monster believed to be lurking in the waters since olden times. The onsite restaurant offers daily dinner and breakfast buffets.

There are also numbers of activities in the vicinity. Egilsstadir has a great 25 metre open air swimming pool and for those interested in golf, there‘s a superb 9-hole golf course. If you are in more adventerous mood you can find and go on various mountain and glacier excursions. Nearby is also Hallormstadaskogur forest, one of the biggest forests in Iceland, where you can go on a hike or birdwatching. You can also go on a hike along the shores of river Lagarfljót and see if you spott he famous monster that, according to myth, lives there.

Hotel features: 

  • Total rooms 52
  • All rooms are en-suite
  • Split-level family rooms 
  • Restaurant with marvelous river views
  • Conference/meeting rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Opening dates: 2 June - 18 August 2017
  • On closing day we close at noon, last guests check in the day before.