About Us

Hótel Kría is a brand new hotel opened during the summer 2018 in the charming town of Vík in Myrdalur Valley.

The Hotel features beautifully decorated rooms in a prime location on the South Coast of Iceland. The hotel has 72 rooms and 1 suite. All Rooms have a modern interior design and are fully equipped with complimentary Wi-fi in all rooms and communal areas, LCD, Satellite TV, hairdryer, clothing rack, extra pillows, phone, soap and a kettle with tea and coffee. The rooms are fitted with a desk and a private bathroom.

The daily breakfast is included for guests with our cold and hot buffet. The Hotel offers continental and vegetarian breakfast options and consist of local products.

Among the various facilities are cocktail bar and in house restaurant.

Our bar is open daily from 15:30 until 22:30 with our happy hour from 15:30 until 18:00 with half price on draft beers and wines.


Taste Icelandic Cuisine at our in house restaurant and enjoy a stunning mountain view. Drangar restaurant is open daily from 18:00 – 21:00. Head chef David Örn has been creating a menu around Iceland and its regions uniqueness, putting an emphasis on regional ingredients. We pride ourselves in carefully selecting high quality seasonal products.


Amazing drive along the coast on the ring road (Road #1), central point to many South Iceland attractions. From Hotel Kria, guests will be able to discover all the major points of interest of the South of Iceland:

  •         3 min walk to the black sand beach
  •         10 min drive to Reynisfjara Beach
  •         15 min drive to Dyrhólaey (the arch with the hole)
  •         25 min drive to Sólheimajökull (perfect for glacier walk tours)
  •         30 min drive to Skógafoss (waterfall)
  •         50 min drive to Seljalandsfoss (waterfall)
  •         55 min drive to the ferry to Westman Islands
  •         1h45 drive to Skaftafell
  •         1h45 drive to Thórsmörk
  •         2h20 drive to Jökulsárlón (Glacier Lagoon) and Diamond Beach

Discover what it means to walk on a glacier, to visit an ice cave, see amazing northern lights or what it feels like after visiting  black sand beach to take ‘lava’ out of your shoes. These are all among the activities that guests can enjoy near Hótel Kría. Admire the most beautiful landscapes in relaxing town of Vik where just around the corner giant Katla volcano is sleeping under Mýrdalsjökull glacier.

Staff at Hótel Kría is more than happy to arrange and book tours and activities for ours guests. See the selection of available tours here: kria.tourdesk.is/Tour


Gaze at northern lights with the North Atlantic ocean in the background. Would you like us to wake you up when the magic of northern lights happens? Ask at the reception for northern lights wakeup call!


Hotel Kria will aims to provide guests with the highest quality service and comfort whilst continuously improving its environmental efforts and reducing its carbon footprint. The hotel and its team use cleaning products approved by the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.

Staff at Hótel Kría are always available to provide information at the 24-hour reception.