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The following hotels offer special rates to participants of the Arctic Circle Assembly, subject to availability. Follow the links below to book your accommodation. We recommend booking the hotels as early as possible due to high demand.

The Reykjavik EDITION brings the first 5-star modern luxury experience to one of the world’s most sustainable capitals. Located in the historical, scenic heart of downtown Reykjavik by Old Harbor port, the hotel is a 45-minute car ride from the airport and just steps away from Laugavegur Street, the city’s vibrant shopping district, and the Harpa Concert and Conference Center.

Capturing the EDITION’s approach to laid-back luxury, each of the 253 rooms and suites, including a spectacular 6th-floor Penthouse with panoramic views, have been designed as cozy retreats.

The Reykjavik EDITION has over 502 sqm of private meeting and events spaces, that can be adapted to host anything from intimate meetings and conferences to lavish gala dinners.

The Reykjavik EDITION further boosts the Icelandic capital’s lively nightlife scene with an impressive line-up of restaurants and bars. Among these is a rooftop destination with scenic views, a vibrant lobby lounge, an intimate cocktail bar, a nightclub, and a first-of-its-kind social spa.

Breakfast is not included and can be additionally booked through the reception. In cases of interest in booking suites at the Arctic Circle Assembly rates, please contact

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KEA Hotels is one of the largest hotel chains in Iceland operating eight hotels; six in Reykjavík, one in Akureyri and one by Vík in Mýrdalur. The company's Head Office is located in Akureyri and the Sales office is in Reykjavik. Together the hotels provide over 700 rooms and service travelers, locals and foreign, all year round.

Kindly note that the special rates offered by KEA Hotels are valid throughout September 15, subject to availability.


Dignified and imposing, Hotel Borg overlooks the beautiful square of Austurvöllur, in the heart of Reykjavík, across from Althingi, the Icelandic parliament and the cathedral. The Borg, which has become one of Reykjavik’s landmarks, is conveniently located within walking distance of a variety of restaurants, businesses, souvenir shops, art galleries and specialty shops. The hotel's 99 rooms and suites, with Art Deco style throughout, are elegantly appointed yet offer an extensive array of modern amenities.

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Sand Hotel is a luxury property located in the heart of downtown Reykjavik. The hotel's relaxed atmosphere and boutique-style design make it a desirable place to stay, with the bustling city life and rich culture just around the corner.

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Iceland Parliament Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

Artistic sophistication in the heart of Reykjavik. Iceland Parliament Hotel is located in the city center, next to the Parliament Alþingi and across from Austurvöllur. Reykjavik Cathedral, Reykjavik City Hall, and the Arctic Circle Assembly Area are within a five-minute walk. Enjoy first-class dining at the restaurant and indulge in a trip to the spa.

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Hilton Reykjavík Nordica

Set in central Reykjavik, the stylish Hilton Reykjavik Nordica hotel is one of the city’s most popular destinations for tourists, business travelers and locals alike. Enjoy Hilton style, service and quality, with the comfort and amenities you expect, and the extras you deserve. Our central location provides a great base from which to discover the capital and makes it easy to travel further afield and explore Iceland’s unspoiled natural landscapes.

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Center Hotels is a family-owned hotel chain in Iceland with more than 25 years of experience. Their 8 hotels are all centrally located in Reykjavík and each offers a distinct experience and atmosphere.

Grandi Hotel

At the center of Reykjavik’s booming creative quarter, you’ll find the stylish, industrial Grandi Hotel. More than just a great place to stay, the hotel is a quite lively gathering place for those in the know, with a bar and a restaurant that are always full of life. The spacious rooms offer classic comfort with modern frills.

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Center Hotels Laugavegur reflects the spirit of Reykjavik. The quirky, urban vibe that makes this city so distinctive comes alive throughout the building. When you stay at Center Hotels Laugavegur, every day in Reykjavik has a perfect beginning and an end.

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Miðgarður by Center Hotels is positioned at one end of the city’s main shopping street. On Thursday nights the ever lively Jörgensen Kitchen & Bar celebrates both local produce and talent with live music performances. For a real treat check out the hotel spa and take a dip under an Icelandic sky in the thermal-water hot tub.

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Right in the middle of downtown Reykjavik, Center Hotels Plaza overlooks the city’s oldest square, the central venue for cultural events and performances. Surrounded by shops, restaurants and the harbor, when you stay at Plaza, the buzz of central Reykjavik is always on your doorstep.

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You’ll find the boutique Þingholt by Center Hotels just off Reykjavik’s main shopping street. Small in size but big on style, the hotel has an intimate, cosmopolitan vibe throughout. If you’re looking to wind down, take a load off at the hotel spa or at the cozy bar in the hotel's lounge.

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At the harbor end of the city, overlooking the bay and mountains, Center Hotels Arnarhvoll offers some of the best views in Reykjavik. From the lobby to the rooms, everything feels welcoming and Scandi. The hotel’s rooftop SKÝ Bar is a must-see for guests and locals. Did we mention that view? Center Hotels Arnarhvoll is right across the street from the Arctic Circle Assembly Area.

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Center Hotels Skjaldbreið occupies one of Reykjavik’s oldest and most striking buildings. Small in size with a big heart making every guest feel like family. Right in the center of the city’s main shopping street, the location also makes Skjaldbreið a tough one to beat.

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Check into a room with all the creature comforts you need and then head straight out into the bars, cafés, boutiques and the nightlife of central Reykjavik. Klöpp is your sanctuary in the heart of the city.

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