Book a relaxing stay at the Brim Hotel

Reykjavik’s Self-Check-In, No Reception Hotel

The Brim Hotel is in the East District of Reykjavik, and gives you the comfort and central location of a hotel, combined with the flexibility and freedom of serviced accommodation. You won’t find a reception here, which means no queuing for your room keys when you arrive. Instead, you use the codes we’ll securely send you before you arrive to access the hotel, pick up your key and get in your room. And we have rooms to suit everyone. Choose from Single, Double or Family rooms and enjoy the freedom of self-check-in and the convenience of having the delights of Reykjavik just a short walk from your room.

3 reasons to book your stay in Reykjavik at Brim Hotel


If you’ve stayed in serviced accommodation before, you’ll be familiar with the self-check-in, no reception format used at Brim Hotel. If not, don’t worry, it’s really easy to check in to Brim Hotel.


Brim Hotel is located just 4 minutes’ walk from central Reykjavik. So shops, bars, restaurants and entertainment are all within easy reach.



10% Off When You Eat Out In Reykjavik
Book a stay at Brim Hotel and enjoy 10% off all meals at the Potturrinn and Pannan restaurant, just 150 meters down the road. Simply tell the restaurant staff you’re staying at the Brim Hotel when you order your food.

Things to do and places to go in Reykjavik

Why not book a tour or your activities before you leave home, so you’ll know what you’re doing before you arrive.


The Golden Circle tour allows visitors to get in touch with some of Iceland’s most famous and exciting natural phenomena. Our first stop is at Þingvellir National Park, which is one of Iceland’s most significant historical sites. The Golden Circle tour allows visitors to get in touch with some of Iceland’s most famous and exciting natural phenomena. Our first stop is at Þingvellir National Park, which is one of Iceland’s most significant historical sites.


Traditional tastes at local farms and restaurants, Fontana Spa and Northern Lights This is a tour that combines the famous Golden Circle with visits to local farms and restaurants for delicious tastes made with pure Icelandic ingredients.

A word about the smell in Reykjavik…

If you’ve not visited the Icelandic capital before, you may wonder what that funny smell is all over the city. It’s nothing to do with any pipes, and is actually the smell of sulphur in the air. Nothing to worry about and something you’ll quickly get used to!

About Brim Hotel

Discover more about this smart and contemporary hotel with a shared kitchen and eating area, comfortable rooms – and no reception.


Why queue in a hotel reception area after a long journey just to get your key when you don’t have to?

At Brim Hotel, we’ll send you all the codes you need to access the hotel, grab your room key and enter your room. No more queuing up behind fellow guests who are asking reception staff every question under the sun!

Brim Hotel doesn’t have a reception. So when you arrive, you pick up your key from a secure lockbox only you can access and head straight to your room to settle in. Easy!

Double bedrooms at Brim Hotel

Whether you’re travelling as a couple or you’re a sole traveller who likes to spread out when you sleep, a double room at Brim Hotel is ideal for you.

Expect a perfectly presented room when you arrive, with plenty of storage space for your belongings. And, of course, a comfy double mattress to rest and relax on after a busy day.

Our double rooms come with ensuite or shared bathrooms with tubs and showers overhead, and towels will be provided, along with normal soap, shampoo and conditioner.

Family rooms at Brim Hotel

There’s plenty in Reykjavik and the surrounding areas to keep all of the family entertained. And booking a family room at Brim Hotel will give you all somewhere relaxing to come back to at the end of the day and make plans for what you’ll do tomorrow.

These rooms feature a double bed and bunk beds, to sleep up to 4 guests. Many also have a desk and chair.

Bathrooms are either ensuite or shared and feature a tub with shower overhead. As you can see from the picture, towels will be waiting for you at the end of your beds! Soap, shampoo and conditioner are also provided.

Single rooms at Brim Hotel

If you’re travelling solo, either for pleasure, work or a bit of both, a single room at Brim Hotel will give you a pleasant space you can call your own, and a comfy single bed to sleep in.

Find space to store your belongings, as well as a desk and chair that’s sure to come in handy if you’re a remote worker or a digital nomad with assignments to do.

Single rooms either have an ensuite or shared bathroom with a bath tub and shower overhead. Towels will be provided, along with soap, shampoo and conditioner.


Slightly smaller but no less comfortable than our regular Double Bedrooms, these popular rooms are ideal for 1 or 2 guests.

If you’re looking for an attractive space for a great value price, look no further. All economy doubles have an ensuite bathroom.
All offer you a relaxing place to stay just a few minutes’ walk from central Reykjavik


Other facilities


Brim Hotel is delighted to offer free parking right outside the hotel for all guests who bring a car. Spaces are allocated on a first come, first served basis.


Whatever time of day is coffee time for you, you can help yourself up on the second floor in the kitchen. Also in here, everything you need to store and cook your favourite food on those occasions you choose to eat-in rather than eat-out at one of Reykjavik’s many restaurants.


All rooms at Brim Hotel have free wifi for which we will give you the password before you arrive, so you can keep in touch with friends and family, as well as clients, colleagues and customers if you’re working during your stay in Reykjavik.

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Brim Hotel, Skipholti 27, 105 Reykjavík

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+354 789 2100

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