Fosshotel Húsavík is situated in the heart of Húsavik, the famous whale-watching capital of Europe and charming harbour town in northern Iceland. After opening its new annexe in 2016, Fosshotel Húsavík is now the largest conference hotel in North Iceland.
Húsavik is an incredible location for exploring the history of Iceland, including the site of the first house ever built in Iceland. Húsavik is also the perfect starting point for completing the Diamond Circle, an incredible sightseeing trail in northern Iceland.
The Fosshotel Húsavík enjoys an incredibly convenient location, close to the harbour where the sensational whale watching tours embark year-round. Húsavík is a great place to enjoy stunning marine life, including Orcas, Bottlenose Whales, Minke Whales and more. Whale watching is a stunning activity for the whole family or a fantastic break from a conference in northern Iceland.
Fosshotel Húsavík is a well-equipped hotel in the heart of Húsavík, just walking distance from the harbour. The harbour makes for stunning views of the fjord, as well as a great spot for Húsavík sightseeing. Visit the Húsavík Museum, where you can explore the fascinating history of the settlement of the area, including ancient fishing equipment, boats, and other cultural artefacts.
To fit with the winning reputation of the town, the interior design of the hotel is specifically designed around the local wildlife. The surroundings are the perfect way to get guests excited before jetting off on a fantastic whale-watching trip from Húsavík harbour.
Comfort and style awaits you at Fosshotel Húsavík.
We believe travelers deserve the best, wherever they are. Although Fosshotel Húsavík is in North Iceland, you will find the same class of quality and style as in the captial area of Reykjavík. All rooms are spacious, modernly furnished and come with free parking, satellite TV, mini fridge, WiFi and more.
Meetings and Events
The perfect location for your business event or meeting in North Iceland.
Fosshotel Húsavík offers 6 modern conference and meeting venues for all types of events. The flagship, Skjálfandi venue features a multi-color LED lighting in the ceiling, with a special Aurora Borealis lighting feature.
Interesting places and scenery near Fosshotel Húsavík, North Iceland
Whale watching and the GeoSea
Dettifoss - Europe’s largest waterfall
The Ásbyrgi canyon
Standard check in time is 3pm local hotel time and check-out time is 12pm local hotel time.
You can contact the hotel and request an early check in and/or late check-out for additional charge. This is based on availability and possible to request via the welcome email guests receive shortly before arrival.
If you arrive earlier, the reception will gladly store your baggage in the baggage area until your room is ready.
Guests can enjoy free parking.
Yes, dogs are allowed at the hotel. To request a dog friendly room when booking, it is important that you inform us in the comment box. To guarantee the room, you'll have to contact the hotel.
More about our furry friends. See our pet policy.
Bookings made on the website can be changed or cancelled via link in the booking confirmation email.
Yes there is a charging station in front of the hotel.
Fosshótel Húsavík offers 6 modern conference and meeting venues for all types of events.
Breakfast is served from 7am-10am.
The hotel is open all year except for 10.Dec – 1.March.
To request housekeeping services, please inform the front desk upon check-in or the day prior to the desired service. Additionally, feel free to request fresh towels, linens, and other amenities, as necessary.
At Íslandshotel we are committed to both sustainability and the privacy of our guests. As part of that commitment our housekeeping team will only enter your room to clean and change towels upon request, effectively reducing the amount of water and chemicals used. However, if you prefer daily cleaning or require a restock of amenities, we're happy to accommodate your needs.
To request housekeeping services, please inform the front desk upon check-in or on the day prior to the desired service. Additionally, feel free to request fresh towels, linens, and other amenities, as necessary.
We hope that this endeavor allows us to provide you with a more personalized and comfortable stay, while also contributing to a more sustainable future.
At Íslandshótel, we prioritize the comfort and peace of mind of our guests. In certain situations, our staff may need to enter rooms, even if a 'do not disturb' sign is displayed. This is typically for essential maintenance, safety checks, security procedures, or other valid reasons. To ensure a respectful and minimally disruptive experience, our team will always knock on the door and announce their presence before entering. We understand the importance of privacy and strive to maintain a welcoming environment for all.
If you have any concerns or questions, please don't hesitate to contact our friendly staff.
Learn more about our sustainable practices and our Green Key Certificate here.
The Government of Iceland approved 15. December 2023 that a lodging tax would take effect 1. January 2024. This tax was abolished for the period 1. April 2020 to 31. December 2023 due to the corona virus pandemic.
The lodging tax takes effect 1. January 2024.
The lodging tax will be ISK 600 plus 11% VAT.
The lodging tax is per room, per night.
The lodging tax is charged on arrival.