The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland

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Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland

UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge

The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland

5.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
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Norðurljósavegur 9, Grindavik, Southern Peninsula, 240

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBlue Lagoon8 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrimketill Lava Rock Pool16 min drive
  • Popular LocationHópsnes Lighthouse20 min drive
  • AirportReykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.)21 min drive

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About this area

Grindavik

The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland is located in Grindavik. Reykjanesviti and Bridge between Continents are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Reykjanes UNESCO Global Geopark and Brimketill Lava Rock Pool. Viking World Museum and The Icelandic Museum of Rock 'n' Roll are also worth visiting. Explore all the area has to offer with horse riding, cave exploring, and mountain climbing.

What's nearby

  • Blue Lagoon - 8 min walk
  • Útsýnissvæði - 15 min drive
  • Brimketill Lava Rock Pool - 16 min drive
  • Hópsnes Lighthouse - 20 min drive
  • Bridge between Continents - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Reykjavik–Keflavik Intl. Airport (KEF) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lava Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Spa Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • In-Water Bar - 7 min walk
  • Blue Café - 7 min walk
  • Snack Bar - 8 min walk

About this property

The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland

5-star luxury hotel, walk to Blue Lagoon
3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a 24-hour fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a sauna, a rooftop terrace, and massage/treatment rooms.
The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland offers 61 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. This Grindavik hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include phones; local, long-distance, and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Retreat Spa has 2 treatment rooms and outdoor treatment areas. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Languages

English, Icelandic

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–11:00 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • Moss Restaurant
  • Lava Restaurant
  • Spa Restaurant

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Hot springs/mineral springs
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free international calls
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 12 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 101 out of 117 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 117 reviews
4 - Good 10%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 117 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 117 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 117 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.9/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.9/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
An amazing experience.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Our so-called suite was tiny with a bathtub in the room. Our (reconfirmed!) dinner reservation was lost, though they honored it after I threw a fit. Restaurant was crowded with bused-in tour groups. Bed was very soft. Spa treatments were interesting but overall a disappointment.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Spectacular!
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Dream property. We did not want to leave. This is one place I would return to again without a doubt. The staff is super attentive and kind. Comfort of rooms is over the top. Best ever
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022