A number of rooms in different categories have been pre-booked for GLAC participants, since Reykjavík could be quite crowded during the conference period. To secure the accommodation of your choice, we recommend that you submit your registration with hotel booking as early as possible. Bookings are made directly via the registration form that will open (with a link here) on November 1st.
Full hotel payment is required upon booking, but individual accommodation bookings will be refunded if cancellations are made no less than 48 hours (working days) before the arrival date. Full payment for the first night will be charged if cancellation is not received in time.
All hotel reservations, especially after 24 March 2016, will be subject to availability.
There will be no organized bus transport provided to and from the conference venue. All listed prices are per room per night and include breakfast as well as taxes. Breakfast is normally served at hotels between 07:00 and 10:00 every morning. All hotels have 24 hour lobby service. The check-in and check-out times at hotels are mostly as follows: check-in time from 14:00 and check-out time before 12:00. Please note, however, that this can vary from one hotel to another.
Radisson BLU Saga Hotel, Reykjavík **** is in Reykjavík city center. It offers exceptional service and stunning views of the city, sea or glaciers from all 209 rooms. With a history of hospitality that dates back nearly 50 years, the Radisson BLU Saga Hotel Reykjavík is a true Icelandic landmark and provides modern accommodation based on the timeless traditions of quality, service and excellence in hospitality. All of the rooms in this hotel are equipped with a mini bar, as well as a satellite and pay-per-view TV. To see the exact location and distance between the hotel and conference venue click here. Free wireless internet. Address: at Hagatorg, 107 Reykjavík.
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavík Marina **** 108-room hotel located in the up-and-coming downtown harbor district, the Icelandair Hotel Reykjavík Marina is not just another hotel in Reykjavík. Instead, this hotel delivers a more authentic Reykjavík experience, by synthesizing the city’s rich maritime history with its, vibrant present-day culture. The hotel is probably the only hotel in the world where you can almost touch the huge vessels in the dry dock, but the main entrance of the hotel is on the north side of the hotel facing the dock. To see the exact location and distance between hotel and conference venue click here. Free wireless internet. Address: Mýrargata 2, 101 Reykjavík.
Alda Hotel **** is located on the main shopping street, Laugavegur, in the center of Reykjavík. Have a good night’s sleep in Alda Hotel’s Nordic-designed, spacious rooms and start your day with a healthy, hearty breakfast. You’ll find plenty of perks when you’re turning in for the night after a day of exploring Iceland. Meet and mingle with friends and the locals in the hotel lobby at our Barber Bar, grab a sweet or healthy snack from our 24/7 Grab-n-Go station or relax in the lounge. The atmosphere in the rooms at Alda Hotel is calm and relaxed, underlined with a warm color scale and high comfort. The ocean and mountains can be seen from the rooms or a view of the colorful city and our own garden. To see the exact location and distance between the hotel and conference venue click here. Free wireless internet. Address: Laugavegi 66–68, 101 Reykjavík.
City Center Hotel *** is located in the heart of Reykjavík. Standing six floors on one of the oldest streets in Reykjavík, Austurstræti. All rooms have bathrooms with a shower and/or a bathtub. Some rooms have a great view over parliament square and some also have balconies. City Center Hotel offers its guests as a small gym, a coffee house on the ground floor and a souvenir shop in the reception area. To see the exact location and distance between the hotel and conference venue click here. Free wireless internet Address: Austurstræti 6, 101 Reykjavík.
Guesthouse Sunna *** is well located in the old city center. Across the street from Hallgrímskirkja church and the beautiful sculpture garden of The National Einar Jónsson Gallery. The Flybus from Keflavik airport stops right by our doorstep. Only a few minutes’ walk away from the busy streets with popular cafes and restaurants, and good variety of shops, museums and art galleries. To see the exact location and distance between the hotel and conference venue click here. Free wireless internet Address: Thorsgata 26, Reykjavík.
Loft Hostel is located on Reykjavík’s main shopping street and within 5 minutes walking distance from Hallgrímskirkja (the City Cathedral), the City Pond and Harpa Concert Hall. Loft Hostel literally has the best of the city on its doorstep. Loft also boasts one of the finest views in town with its large top floor balcony café over-looking the city center—a great spot for people to watch or catch the Northern Lights in winter. Free Wi-Fi in lounge. To see the exact location and distance between the hotel and conference venue click here. Address: Bankastræti 7, 101 Reykjavík.