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Top 10 hotels in Rif

Grundarfjördur Hostel
2 out of 5
Hlíðarvegur 15, Grundarfjordur
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$58
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18
16.03 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (163 reviews)
Iceland short visit

"Amazing,quiet place where we were accommodated, the view is magnificent, a nearby restaurant is a plus, we learned to leave our shoes at the doorsteps in other countries although I was born with this cultural practice,I was still surprised."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Grundarfjördur Hostel
The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center
2 out of 5
Hafnargata 16, Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Rif
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0.55 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (7 reviews)

"It is an old building, clearly not renovated lately, the guy of reception is really friendly, though."…"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center
Arnarstapi Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Arnarstapi 350, Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Arnarstapi
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$66
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
11.49 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (145 reviews)

"Very comfortable rooms with beautiful views of ocean right out of the window! Great location to see Northern Lights. Hospitable hosts. We enjoyed our dinner in hotel restaurant. Fish and chips were delicious!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Arnarstapi Hotel
Arnarstapi Cottages
2.5 out of 5
Arnarstapi, Arnarstapi
$119
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
11.54 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (113 reviews)

"Cabin was clean and comfortable Great location in small coastal village."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Arnarstapi Cottages
Kirkjufell Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Nesvegur, Grundarfjordur
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16.13 mi from city center
3.3/5 (37 reviews)

"The hotel is at good location but is a bit overpriced for what it is offering"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

Kirkjufell Hotel
Hótel Búðir
3.5 out of 5
356 Snaefellsnes, Budir, Western Region
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$112
per night
Apr 22 - Apr 23
13.96 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"This is a beautiful and friendly facility in a stunning location. The food and drinks were excellent! Right out the door is an otherworldly walk through a lava field. It was a lovely stay and a highlight of our visit to Iceland"…"

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Hótel Búðir
Dis Cottages
3 out of 5
Þórdísarstaðir, Eirarsveit, Grundarfjordur, Western Region
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$157
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
18.31 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (129 reviews)

"Would be a great location for the Northern Lights, and to explore the local area. Property was in good condition and well equipped for a couple of nights. Was very windy when we stayed, which was very noisy, but the kids didn’t seem to mind!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Dis Cottages
Kast Guesthouse
3 out of 5
Lýsudalur, Stadarstadur
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$95
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
18.29 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (125 reviews)

"Very relaxing location, just note once you get off the main road it's gravel/dirt. The bathrooms were shared among 3 other rooms, but since we traveled off season (Sept/Oct), we were just sharing with 1 other couple. The bedrooms are very small, so FYI if you are traveling with large luggage. The ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Kast Guesthouse
Fosshotel Hellnar
3 out of 5
Brekkubaer, Hellnar
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$77
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21
12.21 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (218 reviews)
Getting away from it all

"They have a northern light knock on door service. Which was great not having to stand outside in the cold for hours hoping to see them. The lights were faint due to the bright moon but still awe-inspiring specially with the beautiful glacier mountain as the backdrop."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2019

Fosshotel Hellnar
North Star Apartments in Rif
3 out of 5
Hafnargata 11, Rif
$74
per night
May 1 - May 2
0.54 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (51 reviews)

"This place was clean and had a comfortable bed. The TV had less than 5 channels, of which some did not work all the time. But there are plenty of beautiful sights to see in the area!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2019

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Visiting Rif

Visitors to Rif are sure to find plenty to explore and enjoy. In Rif, there are 2 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Sightseeing and Staying in Rif

Places to visit in the larger region include Snaefellsjoekull National Park, Snaefellsjokull, and Djupalonssandur Beach. In the area, you'll also find Lighthouse Krossnesviti and Kirkjufell Mountain.

This is a top accommodation based on our user reviews:

  • North Star Apartments in Rif - Amenities at this 3-star apartment include free parking and an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and clean rooms.

Dressing for Rif

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 38°F during the day and 28°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 54°F, while the average at night is 30°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 55°F with nighttime averages of 39°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 46°F and nighttime averages of 29°F
  • Rif gets about 1.10 inches of rain per year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 54°F, whereas January and March are often coldest, averaging 29°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Rif?
The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This property offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. North Star Apartments in Rif is another good option for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rif, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Rif.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Rif?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Rif, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation near Keflavik International Airport (KEF)?
Airport Hotel Aurora Star is a popular 3-star hotel featuring free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located a short 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Keflavik Intl. Airport. Other accommodations within close proximity to the airport include Sunset H20 Apartment or Rooms by Keflavík Airport and B&B Guesthouse Keflavík.
How is it to stay in Rif?
Visitors to Rif are sure to find plenty to explore and enjoy. In Rif, there are 3 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Rif?
Places to visit in the larger region include Snaefellsjoekull National Park, Snaefellsjokull, and Kirkjufell Mountain. You’ll also find Djupalonssandur Beach and Kirkjufellsfoss in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Rif?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 54°F, while the coldest months are January and March with an average of 29°F. Average annual rainfall for Rif is 31.68 inches.

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