Your Iceland honeymoon will be something utterly unique. You can find beaches and mountains anywhere. Iceland, however, is the land of fire and ice, and it will give you the experience of a lifetime that no other destination can.

This island nation is not only surrounded by water, it is ruled by water. Iceland, with its distinctive geothermal power, has one of the most dramatic landscapes in the world, with volcanos, waterfalls, working geysers, and lava fields.

If you are looking to heat up your romance, look no further than the many hot springs. Immerse yourself in local culture and jump in.

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360 Boutique Hotel

The 360 boutique hotel is a luxurious hotel situated in southern Iceland. This boutique hotel has the most astonishing 360 views of mountains and volcanoes.

They offer large rooms with ac, a private balcony, minibar, private bathroom, and many complimentary items. Also, they provide property amenities, including free parking, an outside pool, spa, taxi service, and so on.

Enjoy your complimentary breakfast, coffee and tea. This 4-star hotel serves the most amazing dishes. Moreover, explore nearby attractions and enjoy some fun activities. In addition, they also have some healthy exercises planned for you, such as skiing, hiking, diving, snorkeling, bicycle tour, fishing, and board games.

Their warm hospitality and service will surely comfort you. Thanks to the vast array of features, it’s perfect for your upcoming vacations. So, let your dream of a romantic getaway or ideal honeymoon come true. Make some great memories with the 360 boutique hotel.

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Average Price Range: $216 to $770

All Inclusive: Yes

Adults Only: Yes

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 13

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Reykjavik Residence Hotel

Situated in Reykjavik, Iceland, the Reykjavik Residence hotel is highly recommended by travelers. This residence offers a brand new apartment with some unique features. Making travelers feel at a new home far away from their nest, thanks to the service and warm hospitality.

Each residence room has a microwave, minibar, kitchenware, kitchenette, and much helpful staff. In addition, it provides wi-fi, paid parking, street parking, and 24 hours service.

Moreover, this hotel serves mouthwatering dishes and two types of breakfast. You can also choose from their breakfast basket or can have your breakfast in your room.

Besides, many restaurants and attractions are nearby. Explore them in your free time. As Iceland is full of natural beauties, this place attracts travelers the most.

Reykjavik Residence hotel is waiting to make your romantic getaway or honeymoon comfortable and memorable. So, let your dream of a perfect vacation come true at this peaceful escape.

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Average Price Range: $107 to $339

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: Yes

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 47

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Siglo Hotel

Offering a luxurious and relaxing environment, Siglo Hotel rests near northern Iceland.

Siglo Hotel serves many property amenities and room facilities. Here in these non-smoking rooms, guests can enjoy the breathtaking views of the ocean while relaxing. In addition, they offer free parking, wi-fi, a bar, a meeting room, a spa, and other services.

In the morning, a buffet breakfast is waiting for you. And the unique, mouthwatering dishes are ready to blow your mind. Moreover, you can visit nearby attractions and restaurants. Take a stroll around and explore the life of the locals.

Siglo Hotel’s super clean surroundings and warm hospitality keep the travelers coming back again and again. Also, this beautiful secluded area is perfect for a romantic getaway and honeymooners. So experience luxury and make memories in Siglo Hotel.

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Average Price Range: $134 to $268

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: No

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 67

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UMI Hotel

Surrounded by natural beauties and equipped with first-class services, Umi Hotel is one of the most famous hotels in Iceland.

Here they offer many facilities, including property amenities and room service. You will also find free parking, wi-fi, restaurant, bar, coffee shop, and 24 hours desk service in their favor.

Besides, enjoy the breathtaking views of the ocean and the mountain from the comfort of your room.

In addition, the staffs are always ready to help you, and they are experts in many languages. So you should not find any communication difficulties in this hotel.

Moreover, many restaurants and attractions are also nearby. Explore them in your free time.

Everything here sets the mood for a romantic getaway and for those who want private time together. If you are planning for your honeymoon surrounded by natural beauties, try Umi Hotel.

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Average Price Range: $274 to $419

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: No

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 28

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The Retreat At Blue Lagoon Iceland

Located in Grindavik, The Retreat At Blue Lagoon Iceland provides first-class services. It’s a beautiful hotel surrounded by luxury and nature.

They offer many facilities, including airport transportation, gym, spa, meeting room, golf course, yoga room, free parking, and so on. In addition, rooms have marble floors, minibar, private balcony, ac, walk-in-shower. Enjoy volcanic horizon from your window while relaxing.

A complimentary breakfast is waiting for you. Also, you can have a buffet breakfast and many excellent dishes. Here many attractions and restaurants are nearby. You can also visit them in your free time.

Offering many facilities, The Retreat At Blue Lagoon Iceland has a dedicated space for adults. Honeymooners can experience their dream vacation here. So, let your dream of a romantic getaway or ideal honeymoon come true. Make some great memories with The Retreat At Blue Lagoon Iceland.

 

 

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Average Price Range: $1223 to $1435

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: No

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 62

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Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre welcomes the guests cordially. This hotel stands near Reykjavik, Iceland.

They provide room services and property amenities, including free wi-fi, taxi service, rooftop, meeting room, gym, and bar. In addition, you can do many healthy exercises here. Besides, explore the area with two wheels, as they provide the bikes as well.

Have your complimentary breakfast and coffee. Also, a breakfast buffet is available, and their dishes are simply mouthwatering.

Staffs are always ready to serve you whenever you need them. Their warm hospitality will also comfort you and help you to have a peaceful vacation.

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre provides the best facilities to make your vacation memorable and enjoyable. If you are craving relaxation, romance, and a place for your dream honeymoon, try Reykjavik City Centre.

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Average Price Range: $198 to $369

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: No

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 112

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Hotel Ranga

Luxurious Hotel Ranga represents south Iceland as it stands in the countryside. This hotel has been holding an excellent reputation for many years.

Hotel Ranga offers many facilities, including free parking, wi-fi, a meeting room, spa, bar, and restaurants. You can also experience many healthy exercises and fun activities here. Enjoy fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and board games.

A variety of foods are also available here. Have your complimentary breakfast or have a buffet breakfast. Besides, you can have your breakfast in your room as well. Try foods from their special diet menu. Besides, many attractions and restaurants are nearby.

From September to April, you can also experience the spectacular northern lights.

Hotel Ranga is a celebrity hot spot. People want their dream vacations here. Also, this famous hotel is among the top honeymoon destinations in Iceland. Make your honeymoon romantic, memorable, and secured at Hotel Ranga.

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Average Price Range: $312 to $656

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: No

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 52

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Laxhus

Offering the most luxurious views of nature, Laxhus is one of the best hotels in Iceland.

They offer many helpful facilities, including free parking, wi-fi, a private balcony, a kitchenette, and other stuff. Also, they serve delicious dishes.

Rooms are perfect for relaxation as they are clean, comfortable, and beautifully decorated. You can enjoy incredible views of the landscape from your balcony while having a nice cup of coffee. Also, you may experience the outstanding beauty of the northern lights at night from September to April.

Moreover, many attractions and restaurants are nearby. Explore them whenever you are free.

Clean surroundings and warm hospitality will please you the most. People who crave relaxation, love nature, and want private time together visit this hotel recurringly. Also, Laxhus is perfect and famous as a honeymoon destination. Try Laxhus, experience luxury and make your vacation memorable.

 

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Average Price Range: $111 to $190

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: Yes

Villas Available: Yes

Number of Rooms:

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Hotel Borg by Keahotels

Hotel Borg stands at the heart of the city center of Reykjavik, Iceland. The Borg has become one of Reykjavik’s landmarks.

This hotel provides many facilities to the guests. They offer many property amenities, including paid parking, wi-fi, gym, nightclub, spa, bar, and currency exchange.

They are famous for excellent and mouthwatering meals as well. Also, enjoy your buffet breakfast and complimentary coffee. Besides, they serve incredible drinks and cocktails in their bar.

Moreover, many local attractions and restaurants are nearby. The friendly staff will help you explore them. Their warm hospitality and first-class service will undoubtedly please you.

Hotel Borg can be an excellent choice for your honeymoon destination. Let your dream of a romantic getaway or ideal honeymoon come true and also make some great memories.

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Average Price Range: $193 to $331

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: Yes

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 98

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Black Pearl – Reykjavik Finest Apartments

As the name suggests, Black Pearl is the pearl of the city, standing at Reykjavik, Iceland.

This hotel feels like a new home far away from home. They welcome guests warmly and offer many facilities. Besides, soundproof rooms with a bed, wardrobe, kitchenware, dining area, minibar, private bathroom, private balcony are some of their vast array of facilities.

In addition, the meals they serve are mesmerizing, and the drinks are excellent. You can also have your breakfast in your room while enjoying natural views.

Moreover, many attractions and restaurants are nearby. You can explore them or learn about the life of locals.

Black Pearl is at the center of Reykjavik, and guests love to stay here because of the facilities. Aso, the unique design attracts travelers the most. Black Pearl promises a beautiful time for newly married and honeymooners to start a new life together. Experience peaceful luxury and make memories in Black Pearl.

 

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Average Price Range: $208 to $483

All Inclusive: No

Adults Only: Yes

Villas Available: No

Number of Rooms: 16

About Iceland

There is a good chance that you will end up in Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, during your Iceland honeymoon. Iceland is a very expensive country, and a dinner out will not be cheap. However, it is all part of your Iceland experience, so don’t miss out. It is well worth it.

Reykjavik has a lively nightlife and a number of great upscale restaurants and bars. Check out which bars offer happy hour goodies; this will help you offset some of the meal and drink expenses. Don’t imbibe too much, because life in Iceland requires a certain amount of sobriety. During the summer months, you will enjoy 24 hours of daylight. The winter months bring 24 hours of darkness. It gets confusing.

Iceland is a solitary island it the midst of the North Atlantic. Everything about the country is sheer wild and untamed beauty. No matter where you look, you will be treated to nature at its most majestic. The landscape can get so alien, it feels you’re in a sci-fi movie set. Fire and ice combine for some powerful magic.

To get to Iceland, you can take a flight to Keflavík International Airport, located 30 miles from Reykjavik. Or, bring your car on the Norröna Ferry from Denmark. There are also a myriad of cruises that have discovered this incredible place.

The country has a remarkably low crime rate. Police officers are unarmed. With so much daylight, most crimes really are not an issue.

Life in Iceland is extremely active below the surface. The island has approximately 125 volcanos, and some of them are still quite active. A volcano erupts around once in four years. This continuous eruption accounts for the many lava fields. The surface of the country is constantly changing due to all this activity.

Sadly, there are no forests in Iceland, so don’t count on a refreshing stroll through the woods. Glaciers have pretty much gutted all trees, and the ones the glaciers left, the Vikings destroyed. The lack of trees actually is notable and very strange. The good news, however, that your Iceland honeymoon will also lack any mosquito, snakes, spiders, and most crawly things. They just don’t exist here. Just watch out for the biting sand flies. As an aside, another thing you won’t find in Iceland is a ubiquitous McDonalds. It is the only western country where you can’t get a Big Mac.

Most Icelanders speak Icelandic, which is an ancient language. Like the island itself, it is absolutely unique and left unchanged over time. While most of us find medieval English difficult to read, an old Icelandic bible dating back to 1500 AD, located in a museum in Skógar, is still read by the natives to this day. The language has not changed. Iceland has moved slowly through time.

No place in the world has sunsets like Iceland during the summer. The days stretch out forever, leaving Iceland included in the enchanted phenomenon known as the Land of the Midnight Sun. Imagine a romantic stroll at midnight as the sun is still shining above. In June, the sun rises at 3:00 am and doesn’t set until midnight – 21 charming hours. During the summer solstice, dance with the native at a solstice music festival. The light shines brightly, and it never gets dark.

For an unparalleled view of the Midnight Sun, go to the Grotta lighthouse in Reykjavik. You will not only marvel at the sun slowing dropping beyond the horizon, you’ll enjoy one of the best views of surrounding mountains and glaciers. Icelanders take full advantage of this sunlight and engage in all kinds of activities during the evening, from running to taking photographs. Or grab a glass of wine and slide into one of the many hot water spas.

Best Time to Visit Iceland

The best time for your Iceland honeymoon depends on what it is you wish to experience. Iceland is unique year-round but will provide you with totally different encounters depending on the season.

If you are planning on a road trip on the Ring Road to take in all of Iceland’s wonders, your optimal time is from autumn to early spring. But you want to avoid driving when it snows, as the roads can become hazardous. Also, keep in mind that the cost of gas is sky-high. If you do drive, understand that it can take hours for help to arrive in the event of an emergency. Always have water and extra food in your car. Winter is also best if you want to revel in the magic of the Northern Lights. Of course, the winter landscape, filled with snow, is totally different than the summer.

Do you dream of endless sunlight? The Midnight Sun, with its non-ending sunlight, happens in the summer. Summer is also the best time for hiking through some of Iceland’s greenery. Of all the seasons, summer draws the most crowds. It is also the most expensive time for a honeymoon in Iceland.

Do you have a yen to see some puffins? You’ll see them throughout Iceland, and they arrive to nest in the month of April. These make an adorable photo opportunity.

For the least crowds and best travel, hotel, and car rental prices, visit Iceland during the spring and autumn months instead of winter and summer.

Top Things to do in Iceland

For a fairytale land, there are many earthly activities in Iceland.

The Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon is surely Iceland’s most famous and popular heated pool. Located a mere 10 minutes from the airport, it is easy to reach and can get a bit crowded. The mornings are the quietest times, so bring some coffee and let the waves of relaxation and heated water flow all over you. If you are enjoying an Iceland honeymoon in the winter, sink into the thermal waters and catch the sunrise. It’s not too early to bring champagne.

Northern Lights

The Northern Lights, also called aurora borealis, attract more visitors to Iceland than anything else. This is no ordinary stargazing. The Northern Lights are an incredible phenomenon of nature. The night sky is lit in dazzling colors such as green and red. The heavens truly come alive. It can be difficult to predict when these lights will be at their most vibrant, but a dark night and no clouds are needed. This phenomenon only occurs during the winter – summer visitor get the Midnight Sun.

It is difficult to predict the best (and darkest) place to catch the Northern Light, but the trusty Grótta lighthouse, so highly recommended for the Midnight Sun, might be your best option. Another option would be a boat tour from either Akureyri or Reykjavik. A boat tour might coincide with a whale sighting as an extra bonus.

A bottle of champagne would be entirely appropriate for the occasion.

Iceland Waterfalls

As mentioned, Iceland is ruled by water. Don’t visit this island without seeing at least some of its magnificent waterfalls. These waterfalls are the results of Iceland’s many glaciers melting their way through the rocks. Some of the more famous ones are:

  1. Kirkjufellsfoss can be found in west Iceland by the Snæfellsnes peninsula. The drama of the surrounding mountains makes for an enchanting photo opportunity.
  2. Hraunfossar is in West Iceland is one of the most dramatic Icelandic waterfalls.
  3. Bruarfoss can be found in South West Iceland by the Brúará river is another photographic opportunity gem.
  4. Svartifoss in Skaftafell National Park is known for the contrast of gushing white water and black lava columns
  5. Godafoss is the only waterfall on Iceland’s great tourist route, the Diamond Circle. It is known as the “Waterfall of the Gods,” referring to the Vikings’ transition to Christianity.

Glacier Caves

These caves are created inside of actual glaciers. You can visit these between October and March. These caves can shift and might be unstable. A guided tour is undoubtedly best.

Whale Watching

Tours for whale watching leave Reykjavik on a regular basis. Most tours last between three and four hours.

Weather in Iceland

Thanks to its high latitude, Iceland can get cold and windy, even during the summer month. The cold is mitigated by a mild Gulf Stream current. The weather can change rapidly, so bring clothing for any occasion. In addition, the northern coast of Iceland is colder than the rest of the country because the Gulf Stream does not reach it.

The amount of snow you get depends on where you are. Reykjavik gets approximately 30 inch of snow and rain each year. The southern portion of the mountains frequently get more than 155 inches of snow. Without any trees to hold off storms, the winds can be quite forceful.

Even during winters, the temperature usually remains around 32 degrees Fahrenheit, although it can get colder up north.

Summer temperatures rise to a height of merely 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Perhaps for a happy cuddle under a blanket.

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