The very cozy and welcoming place is located at the South Coast close to the Black Sand Beach. A great location for Aurora Borealis viewing among with magical scenery.
The very cozy and welcoming place located at the South Coast close to the Black Sand Beach is called Hotel Katla by Keahotels. It’s a great location for Aurora Borealis viewing among with magical scenery in the south. South Iceland is famous for its unlimited magnificent sceneries, with waterfalls, glaciers, black sand beaches, glacier lagoons, and many more! Staying at Hotel Katla is great to stay for a perfect vacation traveling in this part of Iceland or circling the island on a road trip.
At Hotel Katla, there are 103 spacious rooms, decorated in classic Icelandic country style. With 15 to 22 square meters per a standard room, it’s capable of allowing two to three adults to stay. There are also superior and suites, with more space and splendid views. Each room features a TV set, free Wi-Fi, bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer.
The restaurant at Hotel Katla is known for its tasty buffet dinners and hotel staff’s warm service. The dining lounge is open for hotel guests and passing travelers, serving food made with local ingredients. The hotel also features an outdoor geothermal pool filled with natural geothermal water of 38 degrees Celsius, and a sauna that’s open daily from 5 to 11 p.m. Nearby, gym area that’s convenient for working out during your stay, and you can ask for the key to the gym at reception.
Hotel Katla is located 5.5 km east of Vik i Myrdal, the country hotel has stunning views of the Myrdalsjokull glacier. Vik i Myrdal is a picturesque seafront town on the South Coast of Iceland, a region that’s famous for its many miraculous sights. To its west, you will pass two most famous waterfalls in Iceland, Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss, and the beautiful swimming amidst nature named Seljavallalaug ; to its east, you will find Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, Skaftafell National Park, and Iceland’s largest glacier Vatnajokull. Vik i Myrdal itself is also a scenic location. The world-class black sand beach Reynisfjara, Reynisdrangar basalt sea stacks, Dyrholaey promontory, and Mýrdalsjökull glacier. These attractions not only offer unique sightseeing opportunities but also create wonderlands for your adventures in Iceland.
It takes 2.5 hours to drive from Reykjavik to Hotel Katla, passing many tourism attractions. From the hotel, it’s more than 2 hours drive to Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon.
Hofdabrekka Road 1, Approx. 5 km East of Vik,
871 Vík, Iceland
Phone: (+354) 487-1208