West Iceland Escape at Hotel Husafell

from £349
excluding flights *
3 nights May-Sep

Overview

Discover spectacular West Iceland on this flexible self drive break based at Hotel Husafell, located close to Langjokull glacier just 90 minutes drive from the rugged Snaefellsnes Peninsula. With your own car, you'll have complete flexibility to explore the wealth of natural wonders around the south and west - from rugged coastal features to characterful villages, captivating waterfalls to striking lava fields. Armed with iDiscover, our exclusive digital travel guide, you can be sure not to miss any hidden gems as you travel around.

Highlights

  • Stay at a stylish new countryside hotel with plenty of contemporary flair
  • Visit the nearby glacial falls, Hraunfossar & Barnafoss
  • Drive the magnificent coastline of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula
  • Discover historicThingvellir and scenic highlights of the Golden Circle
  • Explore the ice cave of Langjokull, Europe’s second largest glacier.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • Daily breakfast
  • Car rental throughout
  • Unlimited mileage
  • No charge for additional driver
  • Exclusive use of iDiscover app
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection

Full description

Reaching dramatically westward, the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, is in many ways a microcosm of Iceland as a whole. With its own fjords, ice cap, volcanoes, fishing and farming communities it is one of the country's must visit areas. The north shore is dotted with fishing villages and is home to one of Iceland's most asthetically pleasing mountains Kirkufell. On the south side of the peninsula, the cliffs of Arnarstapi are famed for their rock arches and blow holes.

To the south of Husafell, the Golden Circle route also provides a full day of scenic wonders, while heading further into the interior, you have the chance to explore Inside a Glacier.

Dining at Hotel Husafell is another highlight. The menu is rich in local produce and flavours offering sophisticated dishes that include imaginative creations using seafood, local beef, lamb and wild game. The restaurant’s picture windows frame stunning views of the surrounding fells and woodland.

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Prices & Dates *

Airfares are quoted separately to the holiday price and start from around £120 per person with Icelandair (with higher fares during peak times). When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

From prices per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom, including car hire. Prices for other combinations of passengers and rooms available on request. Other vehicle types also available.

Departure Duration Car Category Original Twin Price Special Offer Twin Price
Jun-Aug 2019 3 nights B - VW Golf £583 n/a
Jun-Aug 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £631 n/a
Jun-Aug 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £682 n/a
Sep 2019 3 nights B - VW Golf £453 £349 (save £114)
Sep 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £492 £378 (save £114)
Sep 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £509 £395 (save £114)
May 2020 3 nights B - VW Golf £479 £365 (save £114)
May 2020 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £519 £399 (save £114)
May 2020 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £527 £413 (save £114)
Jun-Aug 2020 3 nights B - VW Golf £684 n/a
Jun-Aug 2020 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £734 n/a
Jun-Aug 2020 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £787 n/a
Sep 2020 3 nights B - VW Golf £617 £497 (save £120)
Sep 2020 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £651 £531 (save £120)
Sep 2020 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £665 £545 (save £120)

 Note Other variations such as single rooms, rooms without facilities, three or four people sharing a vehicle, will be quoted on request.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • Daily breakfast
  • Car rental throughout
  • Unlimited mileage
  • No charge for additional driver
  • Exclusive use of iDiscover App
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection »

Itinerary & Accommodation

Itinerary & Accommodation

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The itinerary shown is an example of this self-drive holiday. We have many other hotels and route recommendations which can be tailored to your requirements. Please discuss with our Travel Specialists who can put together a bespoke itinerary for you.

Day 1: UK - Keflavik - Hotel Husafell

Fly from the UK to Keflavik. Collect your rental vehicle at the airport and enjoy a scenic drive, perhaps taking a fjord-side route along Hvalfjordur (Whale Fjord), into West Iceland, where you can visit the Settlement Centre at Borgarnes, en route to Hotel Husafell, your accommodation for the next few nights. After checking in, head to the bar for your complimentary welcome drink.

Day 2: Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Explore the scenic Snaefellsnes Peninsula, walking among the fantastic coastal formations at Arnarstapi and visit the fjords and fishing villages along its north side. With good weather you may have views of the mystical cone-shaped volcano and Snaefellsjokull icecap.

Day 3: Golden Circle

Travel the famous Golden Circle route: Thingvellir National Park with its lake of the same name, the ancient assembly site and Law Rock, which is also known for its flora and geological features; Gullfoss the thunderous two-tiered waterfall; Finally, the hot springs and geothermal wonders of Geysir.

Day 4: depart Iceland

Make your way back to Keflavik Airport, possibly making a stop at the Blue Lagoon (at additional cost, pre-booking recommended). Return your vehicle to the Europcar depot (at the airport) before your afternoon flight home.

Hotel Husafell

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Grade: Superior

Type: Hotel

A stunning property full of contemporary flair, Hotel Husafell nestles in the magnificent landscape of Borgarfjordur, about 90 minutes’ drive northeast of Reykjavik.

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Excursions

Enhance your holiday by pre-booking a selection of excursions and activities. View or download the pdf below and then talk to our Travel Specialists about how best to fit these into your holiday.

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Choice of Vehicles

We offer a wide range of rental vehicles for this holiday provided by the local Europcar franchise. Our long-standing relationship with them means that our clients enjoy many exclusive benefits including priority on the newest and best appointed vehicles available on the day.

Alternatively, consider renting a motorhome and use this itinerary as a route outline. You'll have complete flexibility on where you overnight.

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Our next generation iDiscover app is here! Free to download for all Iceland holiday bookings before you travel, iDiscover is our innovative and exclusive digital travel guide that has been designed by us to enhance your holiday experience and to allow you to use your own smart device whilst on holiday. Personalised with your full itinerary, this easy-to-use app is packed with useful features such as a guide of must-see sites, local hikes and places to eat that you can add to you daily itinerary.

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