Address: Sudurlandsbraut 2, 108 Reykjavík
Hotel Rating: ****
The contemporary Hilton Reykjavik Nordica hotel (2014 Booking.com Award of Excellence winner) sits in the Icelandic capital's financial district and is a quick five minute walk from the outdoor park Laugardalur, home to the Reykjavik Botanical Gardens, zoo, the biggest geothermal swimming pool in Iceland, and other attractions. The Nordica has many features, including elegant Scandinavian design boasting a gorgeous fireplace and cocktail lounge in the modern lobby, superb business and conference facilities, and VOX Restaurant. The stylish and award-winning VOX Restaurant is the perfect meeting place for any occasion, wheather it's to enjoy an extravagant meal or a light one at the VOX Bistro. VOX is also known for its spectacular lunch buffet and now, for the first time in Iceland, VOX Bar's amazing High Tea. With 251 rooms and suites, Nordica is also one of Iceland's largest hotels, with wireless internet access, private bath/shower, hairdryer, telephone, radio, satellite TV, and a minibar in every room.
The Hilton Reykjavik Nordica hotel now offers priority check-in from 10am for North American arrivals coming to Iceland October 1 - April 30! For passengers arriving on Icelandair packages from May 1 - September 30, normal check-in is 2pm.
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.