Magma Hotel

Top choice hotel in Kirkjubæjarklaustur
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Winning hearts with its beautiful design, peaceful surrounds and friendly staff, this intimate new hotel is a gem. It's just a few kilometres south of Klaustur on Rte 204, by a lake and looking onto lush views. Individual turf-roofed chalets (named for volcanoes) are an ode to good taste, and each features a fridge, coffee machine and bluetooth speaker, plus a patio.

There's a stylish on-site bistro for guests.

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Quick description

Located within 3 km of Kirkjugólf and Systrafoss twin waterfalls, Magma Hotel offers accommodation in Kirkjubæjarklaustur. Rooms are modern with Nordic design and free WiFi. Views of the lava-fields, black sand river and even Vatnajäkull Glacier can be enjoyed from the hotel. Rooms come with a flat-screen TV and private bathroom. Some room feature a patio looking out towards the impressive South Iceland nature. Vik is 72 km from Magma Hotel. Skaftafell and Svartifoss waterfall are about a 50-minute drive away.

Important information

This property operates a strict no-smoking policy and if violated a 200 EUR fine will be charged.


  • Soundproof rooms
  • Terrace
  • Family rooms
  • Internet services
  • Free parking
  • Garden
  • Children television networks
  • Lockers
  • Parking
  • Smoke alarms
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Sun terrace
  • Kid meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Happy hour
  • Wifi
  • Fire extinguishers

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar


  • Free WiFi available


  • Heating
  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service