New York Times
An Art Deco Grande Dame in Iceland Takes a Star Turn — Again
New York Times
This iconic Art Deco grande dame was opened in 1930 in downtown Reykjavik by Johannes Josefsson, a wrestler in the 1908 London Olympics. As the first luxury hotel in Iceland, the Hotel Borg drew luminaries such as Marlene Dietrich, William Faulkner and ...
Family from Singapore to open luxury country hotel near Reykjavik
The family, who own a hotel chain and a shipping company amongst other things will be emphasising sustainability and environmental protection in their Iceland venture. The hotel is to be a luxury hotel for wealthy travellers. This information was ...
Is this the hippest design hotel in Reykjavik?
Having entranced visitors to Iceland with the sleek, minimalist ION Adventure Hotel in the lava fields surrounding Thingvellir National Park, home-grown brand ION Hotels has launched its long-awaited urban outpost in downtown Reykjavik. The hotel has ...
Ion City Hotel, Reykjavik, Iceland
For many hotels, it can sometimes be difficult to follow up on a splashy debut, but not for the Ion Hotels group, which has just opened its follow-up to the Ion Adventure Hotel. While the latter is set in the lava fields of the Thingvellir National ...
TRAVEL: Iceland - home of wellbeing
NW Evening Mail
I think about it as I sit in the glass-fronted Northern Lights Bar of ION Adventure Hotel - an hour out of Reykjavik – looking out at the almost lunar landscape. Sure enough, a feeling of cosy contentment washes over me and in that moment, I know that ...
Check it out: Ion City Hotel, Reykjavik
Iceland's acclaimed Ion Adventure Hotel has opened a city outpost on Reykjavik's main avenue, Laugavegur, with 18 Scandi-chic guestrooms offering moody views and ready access to the city's cafes, bars and restaurants. Housed in a retrofitted building ...
Police called out for a woman who refused to leave hotel staff quarters
... on the scene, the woman had eaten food from the staff's refrigerator as well as stealing candy and crackers and hiding it in her purse. The woman will likely be charged with breaking and entering and stealing, according to the Reykjavik ...
Over 200 new hotel rooms for Laugavegur this month
The new hotels opening on Reykjavik's central shopping street, Laugavegur, means that over 200 new hotel rooms will be available in this popular shopping street. ... The hotel is luxurious and features paintings by renowned Icelandic artists in all its ...
My addresses: chef Aggi Sverrisson on Reykjavik
New York Post
Iceland welcomes a new millennial-perfect hotel
New York Post
The Canopy by Hilton brand is a new enterprise for the hotel giant, meant to attract younger travelers to urban areas. The inaugural property in downtown Reykjavik, which celebrated its grand opening in November, hints at a design-forward ethos with ...
The Only Guide to Reykjavík, Iceland, You'll Ever Need—And, Yes, Go to the Penis Museum
There are hundreds of restaurants in Reykjavík, so you are spoiled for choice. Three of the best are Matur og Drykkur ("Food and Drink") in the Hotel Saga (Grandagarður 2, 101 Reykjavík, 571 8877; maturogdrykkur.is); Kol (Skólavörðustígur 40, 101 ...
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