Hotel Holt Team shares its favorite places to enjoy Reykjavik to its fullest. Satisfy all your senses & get a local feeling. We will guide you through some of Reykjavik’s hidden gems:
Located just 5-minute walk from Hotel Holt Listasafn Íslands invites you for a journey through a collection of Icelandic art. The gallery features artwork of famous Icelandic artists and artwork that helps explain the traditional Icelandic culture.
An Icelandic tradition since 1958. Mokka Kaffi is one of the oldest cafés in Reykjavik and the first one to make coffee with an espresso machine - espresso, cappuccino, and café latte. Mokka also serves hot chocolate, and some say the best waffles in Reykjavik. From the time of opening the café has doubled as an Art gallery and the walls have been covered with new art for sale. Seats are usually filled by loyal customers. The exhibitions change every month."
Fischersund is a space and place that exists at the intersection of a shop, a gallery, a venue, and an art installation in and of itself. Fischersund sells fragrance products inspired by the clean, unique nature of Iceland using herbs and oils harvested in the Icelandic wild via the most environmentally friendly solutions and materials for the modern lifestyle.
Trendy, eco-minded boutique stocking edgy house-brand & other designer apparel for men & women.
The restaurant Þrir Frakkar, was opened on March 1. 1989 and has been run by the chef Úlfar Eysteinsson and his family since then. The chef Úlfar Eysteinsson and his son Stefán Úlfarsson, have continuously placed emphasis on fish courses and the restaurant has become well known for its delicious fish fare. Other specialities on the menu include whale meat and sea bird entrees.The restaurant seats 44 guests and prides itself on its fine service. Prices are in the moderate range and the restaurant offers an inexpensive lunch menu.
Offering nourishing English-speaking yoga classes, Reykjavík Yoga is a unique, inviting space for everyone to cultivate their practice. Our classes are a well-balanced mix of meditation, nourishing asana practice and relaxation, all designed to help you connect inwards and stay present. The classes are open level, and no booking is needed. Everyone is always warmly received!
Listval is a hip art gallery and consultancy, established in 2019. "Through their established relationships with artists, curators, non-profits and other art institutions, they ensure access to the highest quality works.
Small unique and surprising museum showcasing the works of Iceland's first sculptor, with a sculpture garden in back.
Our favourite outdoor geothermal swimming pools, including one for kids, plus a steam room, sauna & hot tubs.
Hafnartorg is a new lifestyle destination for shopping, food, wine and culture in a new urban area in the old harbour area in Reykjavík, close to the old city centre and the Harpa culture house.
Orrifinn Jewels is an Icelandic jewelry brand owned by Helga Friðriksdóttir and Orri Finnbogason. Helga and Orri design and make all the jewelry together at their studio in Reykjavík.
Inga's most interesting design is without a doubt the Veltibollar cups. She's made around two hundred unique decorations over the last 34 years and keeps on expanding her vast collection each year.
The cups are hand-painted, made of the finest porcelain available and designed so they don't get hot on top. They are dishwasher and microwave safe, all except the ones painted with 24 karat gold paint.