Hotel Edda Skogar

Hotel Edda Skogar
Hotel Edda Skogar location

Under the Waterfall 

The hotel is surrounded by stunning south coast scenery rising from the remains of an ancient settlement stretching back more than 1000 years. Giant glaciers, black sand beaches contrasting the green beauty of Skógar. While Skógar is home to one of Iceland's best heritage museums, nearby attractions include the magnificient Skógafoss waterfall, the notorious Eyjafjallajökull glacier and Dyrhólaey sea arch.

Facilities on site:

  • Total rooms 37 w/ in-room washbasins
  • Restaurant
  • Excellent conference and meeting facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Opening dates: 3 June - 28 August 2016
  • On closing day we close at noon (last guests check in the day before)

Activities nearby:

  • Snowmobile thrills
  • Glacier hiking
  • Bird watching
  • Horse riding
  • Folk museum
  • Skógafoss waterfall
  • Seljavallalaug hot spring pool

An Evening Walk:

Walk to the top of breathtaking Skógarfoss waterfall. There are 183 steps up to the top. This is a good evening activity and nice to bring along some refreshments to enjoy with the spectacular view from up there.

Please contact us for further information and ideas for activities.

Old School Hospitality since 1961

Dorms become quality hotels

This year we celebrate the 55th anniversary of Hotel Edda. It is a unique story of practicality and hospitality towards travellers in Iceland as boarding schools in the countryside, vacant during summer breaks, would assume a new role as hotels offering a good place to stay while enjoying the spectacular nature. Read more.

Great locations

Wherever you are in Iceland there is always a Hotel Edda nearby, ready to serve either as a pit-stop or a comfortable basecamp on your adventure tour of discovering Iceland’s wonders of natural beauty. The location of each and every Hotel Edda offers endless possibilities for outdoor activities, both on and off site.

Hotel Overview

Hotel Edda Skogar 861 Skogar/Hvolsvöllur
Phone: (+354) 444 4830 Booking center: (+354) 444 4000
GPS Coordinates: 63°31'40.59"N 19°29'46.85"W Open map
Opening hours: 3 June - 28 August 2016