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Alda Hotel Reykjavik

Lifestyle hotel on Laugavegur

At Alda Hotel Reykjavik, we combine a fantastic location, on Reykjavik‘s main shopping street, Laugavegur, with a harmonious atmosphere.
Our boutique-style hotel, where rooms vary in shapes and sizes, offer a calm escape.

The idea of Alda Hotel Reykjavík is to provide tranquil space in the middle of the city to take in and process the expressions from the adventures experienced in Iceland. We are located on the upper end of Laugavegur (otherwise known as the quiet part), around a 15-minute walk from the center of the city.
We are close to shops, cafés, and restaurants but away from the central nightlife area.

Enjoy tasty food in a cozy environment at Brass kitchen & bar.
Check out our bar located on the ground floor.
Guest have free access to our Gym and Sauna which are located on the ground floor.
The hotel is certified as a Green Hotel and operates according to the international environmental management standard ISO 14001.
Accessible rooms are available upon request.
  • 90 Rooms 
  • Complimentary use of smartphones
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna
  • Barber - Barbershop

A Distinctive Experience

A Distinctive Experience

Brass Kitchen & Bar

Brass kitchen & bar is located on the hotel’s ground floor offering tasty food and drinks in a cozy environment.
Mon - Wed 15:00 - 22:00
Thursday 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thur: Kitchen closes at 21:30
Fri & Sat 14:00 - 23:00, kitchen closes at 22:00
Sunday 14:00 - 22:00, kitchen closes at 21:30

Happy Hour: 15:00 - 18:00


Located inside the Alda Hotel you will find three guys with a passion for cutting hair, shaving beards, and partying. They are the two-time winner of Best Barber in Reykjavik so you know that they will give you the best cut on the entire island.

Make sure to book your appointment in advance!

Complimentary phones

Instead of stationary phones in hotel rooms, we offer our guests an Android operated smartphone. All local calls are included as well as the 4G data. You are welcome to take the phone out of the hotel during your stay and use it to your advantages. There are some useful apps on the phone, you can use it to navigate, find restaurants close to your current location or even book day tours.

Gym, hot tub and Sauna

Our gym, hot tub and sauna are located on the ground floor. We offer top-of-the-line exercise equipment, including a treadmill, stationary bikes, free weights, and a dry sauna.

As a guest of the Alda Hotel Reykjavik, you enjoy complimentary towels.

The gym, hot tub and sauna are open daily from 06:00 - 22:00.


The hotel does not have specific parking spaces.
Public parking lots are in front of the hotel and the neighboring area. They have the following paying hours:

  • Mondays-Fridays: 09:00-21:00
  • Saturdays - Sundays: 10:00 - 21:00

Keep an eye out for the parking zones; P1 and P2.

P1 is the most expensive and charges 600 ISK per hour and you can only park in this zone for 3 hours. P1 parking spaces are located on the main street, Laugavegur, but you’ll find the P2 zones on the side streets out from Laugavegur, charging 220 ISK per hour.

There is also a parking garage 200m east of the hotel, at Laugavegur 94. The first hour costs 180 ISK, and the following hours are 120 ISK. The garage is open from 07:00 to 00:00 daily, but you can still keep your car inside overnight. Please note that you pay per hour overnight as well. 

Popular offers

Popular offers

Northern Lights Offer

  • Stay dates from November 1st
  • Stay overnight and save 15%
  • Stay two nights or more and save 20%
  • Non-Refundable
Popular offers

Midtown Mini Break

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Access to hot tub and sauna
  • Two-course dinner at Geiri Smart restaurant
Popular offers

Wedding night at Alda Hotel

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Sparkling wine and sweet bites
  • Late night snacks from BRASS

Nearby Attractions


450 m / 5 min walk

This church, known for both views and architecture, is one of the most visited places in Iceland. 

Hofdi House

1 km / 14 min walk / 6 min drive

A historically significant building, known for hosting the 1986 summit meeting of presidents Reagan and Gorbatsjov.

Sun Voyager

500 m / 6 min walk

A striking Reykjavik landmark, an ode to the sun created by Icelandic sculptor Jon Gunnar Arnason. 

Sundhöllin swimming pool

400 m / 5 min walk

The oldest public pool in Iceland. Renovated in 2017 with additions such as an outdoor pool,hot and cold tubs.