Discover a selection of 30 vacation rentals in Reykjavik, IS that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and parking. Prices start at $54 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Reykjavik. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The friendly city of Reykjavik awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Reykjavik. Well-liked for its local tours, cafes and northern lights, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Reykjavik

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Reykjavik a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elding Reykjavik Whale Watching (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Sky Lagoon (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Viking Village (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Skalafell Ski Area (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Vesturbaejarlaug Swimming Pool (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Reykjavik

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Reykjavik is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Reykjavik Pond (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Sky Lagoon (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Alafoss Waterfall (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Geothermal Area of Krysuvik (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Reykjadalur Valley (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Reykjavik

Fly into Reykjavik–Keflavik Intl. Airport (KEF), the closest airport, located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Reykjavik Domestic Airport (RKV), which is 1.2 mi (2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Reykjavik?

Whether you're in search of a cozy escape for you and your sweetheart or someplace roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Reykjavik. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • Take advantage of amenities including golf and a nearby hospital at "Luxury Apartment In Central Reykjavik 2 Bedroom". Situated around 1 mile from Reykjavik, this property has 2 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Reykjavik Apartment - Perfect Location In Heart Of Downtown". Located around 1 mile from the heart of Reykjavik, it has 3 bedrooms and comes with a toaster and a nearby beach.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Reykjavik vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Reykjavik?

Forget about catching up on chores, because weekends were made for fun. Make your way to one of these weekend getaways in and near Reykjavik and experience all the fabulous things to do close by:

  • "Luxurious Villa Includes Free Car" is a top-rated option around 0.1 miles west of central Reykjavik. You'll never have to wander far to find something fun to do around this retreat. Pull out your map and head for Ulfarsfell Mountain and Reykjavik City Museum. Activities like golf and basketball will add a nice touch to your mini break.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a rejuvenating getaway at "Central Downtown Apartments". Stay in and relax, or head out and try your hand at some ice skating and rafting. When you're ready to explore some nearby attractions, visit Hlioavollur Golf Course and Oskjuhlid Hill. This popular vacation rental is around 0.1 miles northwest of Reykjavik.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Reykjavik?

Immerse yourself in the culture and energy of Reykjavik from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're eager to get away on your own or paint the town red with pals, we'll help you find the perfect studio apartment in or near Reykjavik:

  • Put your bags down and your feet up at "Luxurious Villa Includes Free Car". Amenities including cable/satellite TV services and on-site car rental services will help you feel at home here.
  • Another awesome option is "Modern Downtown Harbour Apartment". Make use of a washing machine, a free nearby fitness center and other convenient amenities during your vacation.

When you're ready to step out of your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's loads to keep you on the move around Reykjavik. Interested in culture? Pencil in a visit to Kjarvalsstadir and Þjóðmenningarhúsið.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Reykjavik?

Every once in a while, you just need to get away from it all, even if it's only for a few days or so. Enjoy the ideal combination of relaxation and adventure at one of these short-term rentals in or around Reykjavik:

  • Close to the heart of Reykjavik, "Art Collectors Downtown Apartment By Parliament Sq" is ideal for a quick getaway. While you're around, don't miss top sights like Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool and Reykjavik City Museum.
  • Leap out of bed, make a strong coffee and then begin planning what to see around "Amazing Central Apartment Close To The Harbour Area And The City Center". Laugardalsholl and Varmarlaug Swimming Pool should be on your list if you choose to stay at this appealing rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Reykjavik?

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to say "I love you." Whisk your sweetie away for a couple of relaxing days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Reykjavik:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Luxury Apartment In Central Reykjavik 2 Bedroom". Located approximately 1 mile from Reykjavik, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including skiing facilities and outdoor furniture.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few dreamy days together is "Reykjavik Apartment - Perfect Location In Heart Of Downtown". Located 1 mile from Reykjavik, a nearby bay and a nearby marina add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Reykjavik?

Share your trip and have more fun. Whether you're planning an adventurous escape with buddies or a family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Reykjavik:

  • Providing comfort, space and privacy, you'll get everyone's nod of approval at "B14 Unique Apartment Down Town". Up to 18 people can stay at this retreat which has 5 bedrooms, a kitchen and a balcony. You'll discover it around 0.1 miles to the southeast of Reykjavik.
  • "B14 Luxury Penthouse Down Town For Groups" is another fantastic option. It's around 0.1 miles to the southeast of Reykjavik, has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 17 guests. A fireplace and a kitchen are among the things designed to make your group vacation even more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Reykjavik?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay, especially if you're traveling with kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Reykjavik and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Get your vacation on at "Stunning Two - Floor House In Downtown Reykjavik", where your highest priority will be lounging by the pool. Amenities including free toiletries and a dining table help make this retreat a favorite with guests.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Apartm. In A Family House With 2 Bedr. And A Living Room With 2 Beds". Along with a refreshing pool, you can also make use of coffee and tea making facilities and a dishwasher.

Reykjavik has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 50 ºF and 55 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Reykjavik vacation rental and plan your escape for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Reykjavik?

A family get-together should be a memorable one. Whether you're planning a break with the kids or a reunion with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in or near Reykjavik offer a comfy home away from home with enough space for everyone:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Reykjavik Apartment - Perfect Location In Heart Of Downtown" is the ideal place to vacation with the family. This top-rated escape is 1 mile to the east of Reykjavik and has amenities that include coffee and tea making facilities and a nearby bay.
  • "Art Collectors Downtown Apartment By Parliament Sq" also has the space you need to make memories with loved ones. This option is around 0.1 miles to the southeast of central Reykjavik and accommodates 8 guests in its 4 bedrooms. A kitchen and childrens activities will help keep everyone comfortable and happy.

When you want to explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. Laugavegur, Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool and Sundlaugin Versolum Swimming Pool should be top of your agenda.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Reykjavik?

Spending time with family is important, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Book one of these family cabin rentals in or near Reykjavik and make memories with the people you love:

  • "Cabin - Tiny House For 2 Persons At Town's End" - Approximately 8 miles east of central Reykjavik, this family-friendly escape comes with a kitchen and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Cozy Cabin With Hot Tub And Great View" - Another fabulous option, this vacation rental comes with free toiletries, a kitchen and more. You'll find it around 15 miles to the northeast of Reykjavik.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Reykjavik vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Reykjavik?

Romantic retreats, work trips or adventures of the solo kind — a single-bedroom vacation property is an ideal solution for all sorts of occasions. One of our options in or near Reykjavik is sure to impress:

  • Take a look at "Loftium | Delightful 1 Bedroom Guest Suite In Westwood", a great centrally located one-bedroom property. A garden and a kitchen are just two of the amenities here.
  • Or perhaps "Modern Downtown Harbour Apartment" is a better match. Another central one-bedroom option, this place has a kitchen, an ocean view and more.