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Discover Kerlingarfjöll in comfort

Your staging ground to explore the Icelandic highlands. From our riverside campsite to comfortable private lodges, we offer accommodations for every traveler.

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Map of Kerlingarfjöll

Highland Base Lodges

Private residences designed for supreme comfort. The ultimate in Highland Base accommodations.

Highland Baths

Highland Base Restaurant

80-seat restaurant with bistro comfort food, buffet dining, and a lounge.

Highland Base Hostel

Standard twin and family rooms offer coziness and warmth in a rustic atmosphere.

Highland Base Hotel

Deluxe rooms and luxury suites provide elevated comfort for lavish explorers.

Highland Base Huts

A-frame huts with sleeping bag accommodations. Summer only.

Highland Base Campsite

A spacious riverside campground. Summer only.

Campsite Service House

Shared facilities—kitchen, toilets, and showers—for campsite and huts. Summer only.


Activity Calendar

Throughout the year, we present a thrilling lineup of events, offers, and activities in the heart of the Icelandic highlands. Join us for expert-led ski courses, exhilarating downhill adventures, night sky stargazing, or scenic snowmobile journeys—and that's just the beginning.


Easter special

Family Adventures

Special offers on accommodation and a family-friendly Easter program for all guests! Join us for an Easter egg hunt, refreshing outdoor activities, and leisurely walks in the heart of the highlands.


Bistro comfort food

Highland Base Restaurant

Hearty cooking. Alpine-style seating. Amazing views. Our restaurant will keep you cozy and fueled up for your next adventure.


A snow-covered wonderland


Kerlingarfjöll is the ultimate winter wonderland for adventure-seekers. Cross country skiing. Backcountry skiing. Snowmobiling. Hikes on demand. A world of adrenalizing thrills.


An edge-of-your-seat journey

Getting here in winter

The highland routes are not serviced during wintertime. We can only be reached with a 4x4 super jeep driven by a professional.


All travelers welcome

Highland Baths

Relax in geothermal warmth as you enjoy the breathtaking views. Opening in 2024.


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An otherworldly escape

Highland Base gift cards

Give someone special a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. From monetary amounts to multi-night holidays, our gift cards unlock the door to an extreme wilderness.

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Your next adventure is just around the corner. Join our team at Highland Base.

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