Less than an hour’s drive from the cultural landmarks of Reykjavik and set against a backdrop of majestic mountainous lava fields, ION promises to provide an unforgettable experience tailored to fit your travel aspirations. Whether guests are seeking a quiet, soulful soak under the Northern Lights, a challenging trek on volcano Mt. Hengill a day of fly-fishing or dangling between the two continents – at ION, they are only a wish away. ION Hotel offers everything from gourmet restaurant with selection of organic lamb, arctic char from the lake and slow food concept, four star accommodation, spa with massage and beauty treatments as well as a glamorous bar ideal for afternoon high tea Icelandic style. The hotel’s location relative to the “Golden Circle” route makes ION the perfect base from which to explore Iceland’s rich heritage, diverse flora and fauna, and opportunities for extreme adventure. Adjacent to Þingvellir National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Thingvallavatn (the largest lake in Iceland), ION provides easy access to all the essential attractions in “the land of fire and ice”. Guests can enjoy Hengill volcanic area, Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Station, the river Öxará, Gullfoss waterfall, the hot springs area of Geysir, the Kerið crater and many other natural wonders; just to name a few.
Nesjavellir 801 Selfoss
Open all year round.