The perfect location
The Vatnajökull region offers diverse possibilities for business as well, ranging from meetings to large conferences. The facilities can meet every need of your company.
Transportation is very good even in winter; driving is possible all year around and the airline Ernir flies every day but Saturday. (see here)
When people attend conferences and long meetings it's refreshing to take a break and enjoy the wonders of the Vatnajökull region by getting out, take a sightseeing tour and exploring the beauty of Vatnajökull, the largest glacier in Europe. In the evening its relaxing to bathe outdoors in the geothermal baths or organize engaging tours for groups of every type. (see here)
Meetings and conference facilities
Hótel Höfn, 3 star hotel
Hotel Höfn puts emphasis on providing the best amenities for its conference guests, not only regarding technical facilities, but also food, comfort and activities. They offer first class facilities for meetings and conferences for 10-100 people on-site. Moreover, they can cater for up to 400 delegates using their local network of meeting and conference rooms.
Many possible activities can be arranged for guests, including adventure tours on Vatnajökull glacier and trips to the glacier lagoon, Jökulsárlón – one of Iceland's most stunning attractions.
You would benefit greatly from the increased focus gained by the peace and serenity given by our unique location, far from city life. The hotel organises each day's facilities and activities according to your needs, and aim to ensure each day is successful and enjoyable for all.
Nýheimar, knowledge centre of Hornafjörður. A field for creative collaboration between education, culture, innovation and pioneers. At Nýheimar there are conference facilities for 120 people, a good library, computer facilities and Wi-Fi, plus an excellent cafe-restaurant.
Country Hotel Smyrlabjörg
Smyrlabjörg has two well-equipped meeting and conference facilities. The larger provides 80-100 seats, the smaller gives 20-50 seats. Along with standard equipment, there is a piano and accordian.
The facilities are also suitable for myriad other pursuits, such as choirs, handcrafts and other workgroups. Ideal if you seek a quiet environment and a perfect location to enjoy good company and beautiful natural surroundings.
Thorbergssetur, Centre of culture
Conference room for up to 60 people with fully licensed restaurant – located in the cultural heritage centre at Þórbergssetur.
Daily menu, offering specialties such as locally raised arctic char (trout-like fish) as well as other traditional Icelandic foods. Thorbergssetur offers ideal facilities for both corporate meetings and smaller groups.
Accommodation for up to 60 persons can be provided at Hali and Gerði. A cultural and inspirational environment, set in magnificent nature close to the glacier lagoon. A local guide and a variety of outdoor activities can be provided on request.
Fosshótel SkaftafellThere is a fully equipped conference facilitiesat Fosshotel Skaftafell. The conference room can accommodate conventions and private parties for about 80-100 persons.
The lobby features a TV and sitting lounge, internet station and a small gift shop. Free parking available. All guestrooms and restaurant/bar facilities are non-smoking.