A map of Snaefellsnes


Located in the Budardalur area in western Iceland, Dalahyttur is a collection of charming and cozy country lodges that offers visitors a unique blend of comfort, personal services, and a short distance to natural beauty that will enchant you and make you fall in love with West Iceland. Dalahyttur is situated in an idyllic location, it's a short drive to the south westfjords and Snæfellsnes.


The country hotel Budir offers white sand beaches, crazy lava formations, good food, and rich history. Not far from Budir you have Arnastapi and Frodarheidi both of which offer beautiful hiking opportunities. You should at the very least stop for coffee just to say you have been there.

The Beach at budir
Arnarstapi view from harbour


Nestled along the rugged coastline of Iceland's Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Arnarstapi is a picturesque village that offers visitors a taste of traditional Icelandic culture and breathtaking natural beauty. With its dramatic cliffs, black sand beaches, and stunning sea views, Arnarstapi is a popular destination for hikers, birdwatchers, and nature lovers of all kinds. One of the most popular activities in Arnarstapi is hiking along the nearby cliffs, where you'll be treated to stunning views of the ocean and the surrounding landscape. The village also offers plenty of opportunities for exploring Icelandic history and culture, with several museums and historic landmarks located in the area.


Visiting the majestic Kirkjufell mountain in Iceland is an experience you won't forget. Located on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Kirkjufell is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. The mountain's iconic triangular shape and dramatic cliffs offer breathtaking views from every angle, making it a popular spot for photography and sightseeing. Whether you're an avid hiker, a photography buff, or simply looking to experience the beauty of Iceland's natural wonders, a visit to Kirkjufell is not to be missed. So grab your camera, lace up your hiking boots, and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in one of Iceland's most breathtaking locations.

Kirkjufell at summer
The northern lights above dalahyttur


Here at Dalahyttur you can experience the magic of the Aurora lights. Our location is ideal for witnessing this mesmerizing natural phenomenon as there is little to no light pollution. When the perfect conditions align, you can witness one of Mother Nature's most incredible shows. Please note that while we cannot control the Aurora lights, we can provide you with the perfect setting to witness them in their full glory.


You are always welcome to sit down and get insights into the locations we recomend you visit during your stay with us. We sure hope you start your journey from this gravel road - with the cool north wind in your face and the rising sun greeting you

Dalahyttur gravel road