Destination guide

Travel to friendly Laugardalur

Enjoy the museums and other features of Laugardalur. Revered for its local tours, restaurants and shopping, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Hallgrimskirkja and Perlan are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Laugardalur

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Laugardalur a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skalafell Ski Area (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Reykjavik Park and Zoo (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sundhollin (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Vesturbaejarlaug Swimming Pool (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Arbaejarlaug (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Laugardalur

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Laugardalur is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grasagardur Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Oskjuhlid Hill (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Reykjavik Pond (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Ulfarsfell Mountain (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hellisgerdi Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Laugardalur

The nearest airport is in Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Reykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.), which is 25.1 mi (40.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Laugardalur?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 199 holiday rentals near Laugardalur. From 21 Houses to 163 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Laugardalur is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Laugardalur?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Laugardalur:

  • Old West Side: 155 holiday homes
  • Norðurmýri: 170 holiday homes
  • Miðborg: 203 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 233 holiday homes
  • Grafarvogur: 20 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Laugardalur?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Laugardalur. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Reykjavik Park and Zoo: 415 holiday rentals
  • Laugardalsvollur: 415 holiday rentals
  • Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool: 401 holiday rentals
  • Grasagardur Botanical Garden: 401 holiday rentals
  • Reykjavik Free Church: 413 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Laugardalur listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Laugardalur?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Laugardalur. Our other popular types of Laugardalur holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 163 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 166 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Laugardalur?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Laugardalur. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.