Storu Tjarnir Edda Hotel

The area around Hotel Edda Storu Tjarnir has some of the most popular tourist attractions in northern Iceland, including Dettifoss, Europe's most powerful cascade. Sleeping bag accommodation is also available. The hotel restaurant offers a breakfast buffet at a reasonable price. 

The hotel is superbly situated for the Three Ws: Whales, Woodlands and Waterfalls – including Godafoss and Dettifoss, Europe’'s most powerful cascade. Other “water features” include whale watching cruises from nearby Husavík and the splendour of Lake Myvatn with its unique birdlife, magnificent fjords and volcanic craters. Then there’ is the enchanting Vaglaskogur woods and Asbyrgi, a rocky, horseshoe shaped canyon– legendary home of Viking gods.

Hotel features:

  • Total rooms 41
  • 20 Edda PLUS rooms with en-suite bathrooms, TV and telephone
  • 21 with in-room washbasins
  • Sleeping bag accommodation available
  • Restaurant with scenic views
  • Outdoor pool and hot tub
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Children’s play area
  • Meeting rooms
  • Opening dates: 6 June - 24 August 2017
  • On closing day we close at noon, last guests check in the day before.

Activities nearby:

  • Whale watching from nearby Húsavík, 40 min drive from the hotel
  • Lake fishing
  • Thermal bath at nearby Lake Mývatn (60 km)
  • Puffin colonies
  • Bird watching
  • Waterfall walks (6 km)
  • Hot springs