Address: Hafnarstraeti 87-89, 600 Akureyri
Hotel Rating: ****
Located in the heart of Akureyri, gateway to the rich natural splendor of northeast Iceland, Hotel Kea has been welcoming guests since 1944 with the same high standards of elegance, quality, service and comfort which would be expected of one of Iceland’s well-established hotels. Comfort, rest and relaxation come easily in all of the 104 bedrooms with private bathroom, coffee and tea, making facilities hairdryer, telephone, radio and satellite television included in each. The hotel also offers their guests free Wi-Fi access, use of the lobby computer, and discounts on admission at a nearby gym and spa.
Hotel KEA is also home to the Mulaberg Bistro & Bar, located on one of the most scenic corners in central Akureyri where the finest Icelandic ingredients meet bistro cuisine with French, Italian and Danish influences.
1 Hotel KEA exterior 2 Standard room 3 Outdoor patio at Hotel KEA's Mulaberg restaurant
ICELANDIC TOURIST BOARD HOTEL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM
Five star | *****
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, movie channel, radio, desk and safe compartment. Luxurious interior decor & furnishings, including bathrobes at each bedside. Room & turndown service, a restaurant and laundry services are available, as well as an indoor swimming pool and/or exercise facilities.
Four star | ****
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, movie channel, radio and desk. There is room service, a restaurant and laundry services available.
Three star | ***
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, TV, radio and desk. There is a breakfast room and service counter to buy snacks and small items.
Two star | **
Bar & dining room facilities (including breakfast), public telephone access and 24 hour check-in available. Rooms may be equipped with a private bathroom, but this is not a condition.
More information on the Tourist Board Hotel Classification System can be found here.