The beautiful landscape around Reykjavik lends itself to innumerable outdoor activities. Visitors to Reykjavik will be impressed by the city’s proximity to nature and struck by the cleanliness of the city itself. There are plenty of possibilities when planning outdoor activities and excursions during your stay at the Capital-Inn.

Locals love to spend time outdoors and pursue a wide variety of sports all year round.  Icelanders are keen swimmers, horse-riders and skiers (when there is enough snow), while the two most popular spectator sports in Iceland by far are handball and football (soccer). 

Planning your holiday? 
Holiday activities don't have to be an added expense. Not only do we offer "Great Prices, Rest Assured" we also offer you more out of your stay at the Capital-Inn. Read about all the holiday activities available to entertain you and your group. Check out the free things to do during your stay with us:

Extensive walking and bicycling paths run along Reykjavík’s southern shoreline, where Ægisíða and Fossvogur are two of the most popular areas with excellent views over the sea and Reykjavík’s surroundings. These paths connect two of Reykjavik's out-door recreation areas of Elliðaárdalur and Fossvogur. 

The Capital-Inn Bike Rent
New service for our guests! During your stay you can rent a bicycle to explore Reykjavik.This new service brings the city centre even closer to us. All brand new city bikes at aresonable price for our guests.  


No less than eight golf courses are to be found within a 20-minute drive from the Capital-Inn. Playing golf in Iceland is an adventure you´ll remember for the rest of your life. Do you think playing golf at midnight surrounded by lava fields sounds too strange to be true? Not in Iceland! Midnight golf is available in summer due to Iceland’s northerly location, and one-tenth of Iceland’s surface is adorned with lava. Sweeping mountains and majestic ocean views characterise Icelandic golf courses, which follow the contours of the naturally dramatic landscape, a popular trend in golf course design today. For further information please visit:

The Bowling Palace offers 18 high quality bowling lanes, with automatic scoring system. The restaurant serves light meals and drinks.

The Pearl 
When you visit the Pearl you should step outside to enjoy one of Reykjavik´s best views. On the viewing deck you will find panoramic telescopes at each of the six corners of the platform with recorded descriptions in Icelandic, English, Norwegian, German and French.

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“We would stay here again!!”
We arrived earlier than expected but this was not a problem. Solon gave us a different but equivalent room that was ready for us. Because it was so early he made sure we knew breakfast was being served. Solon works the front desk and is a wealth of information. Read More


“Fabulous staff - made a trip into a holiday”
Clean & tidy premises, good location for shopping centre and easy to get into city centre. But the best thing is the staff who so clearly know their country, are polite & courteous and are very happy to help. They went way beyond our expectations & made a short trip an extremely enjoyable holiday. Read More


“A Good Choice”
I was made very welcome, the staff were helpful the food very good and the room clean and comfortable. It is a nice place to stay and I returned there for my last night in Iceland before flying home. Read More