Style and Comfort in Iceland's Eastern Capital


Facilities & services

  • 60 guestrooms
  • Longe and bar
  • Restaurant featuring local produce
  • Outdoor terrace
  • WiFi (minimal charge)


  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Explore the nearby Selskogur woods which feature beautiful hiking trails and a playground

Situated within the peaceful and friendly town of Egilsstadir – Iceland’s Eastern Capital – the wonderful Iceland Air Hotel Herad puts the verdant and tranquil beauty of East Iceland at your fingertips.

The stylish three-story hotel houses 60 bright and cozy rooms, each en suite and well-equipped with comfortable furnishings. Attentive service is provided throughout, not least in the hotel’s first-class restaurant which is a favourite for locals and guests alike. The menu features fresh, local ingredients such as reindeer, wild game, goose, homemade jams and syrup. There’s also a bar/lounge and an outdoor terrace from which to enjoy the midnight sun if travelling in the summer or to scan for the Northern Lights in the winter.

Both conveniently located and picturesque, the Icelandair Hotel Herad offers guests the chance to enjoy the spectacular natural setting of East Iceland with hiking, fishing and bird watching opportunities right on its doorstep.

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