Extreme adventure and timeless wellbeing

Silica Hotel and Highland Base

A four-night odyssey that takes you from the untamed highlands of Kerlingarfjöll mountains to the geothermal wonderlands of Blue Lagoon Iceland.

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From wilderness to wellness

Travel to Highland Base at Kerlingarfjöll for two unforgettable nights of cozy hospitality, hearty cooking, and extreme thrills. On day three, you’ll depart this remote mountain wilderness and journey to the geothermal wonderlands of Blue Lagoon Iceland, where Silica Hotel will become your gateway to a radiant world of relaxation, rejuvenation, and gourmet cuisine.

Price & essentials:

  • From ISK 221,100 per guest (for 2 guests)

  • Duration: 4 nights

  • Availability: All year

Silica Lagoon - Blue Lagoon Iceland

Inclusions for Highland Base

  • Accommodations at Highland Base in a Deluxe room for 2 nights

  • Complimentary daily breakfast

  • Dinner each night for 2 persons at Highland Base restaurant*

  • Unlimited use of Highland Baths

  • Transfer from Skjól Basecamp at 10:15**

* Beverages not included

** Winter only

Inclusions for Silica Hotel

* Minimum age for the Blue Lagoon and Silica Lagoon is 2 years

** Beverages not included

Suggested itinerary​

A world of adventure and wellbeing is yours to discover. We invite you to organize your time according to your desires. Here is an example of an itinerary for your stay. (Subject to change depending on season).

Recommended extras

To elevate your holiday, we recommend these guided adventures and luxurious experiences.

At Highland Base and vicinity

  • Mountain E-bikes*

  • Snowmobiling**

Travel to or from Highland Base

  • Guided Golden Circle tour in a 4x4 jeep

  • Snorkeling in Silfra fissure

  • Kayaking at Stokkseyri

At Silica Hotel

  • The Retreat Spa***

  • In-water treatments

  • Dinner at Moss Restaurant

* Summer only | ** Winter only | *** Minimum age for the Retreat Spa is 12 years.


Silica Hotel is a 10-minute walk from the Blue Lagoon. In addition, the hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the main Blue Lagoon complex.

Highland Base Hotel is located in the central highlands. Kerlingarfjöll mountains are at an elevation of 700 meters. Due to its remote location, the base can only be reached by a professionally-driven 4x4 vehicle in winter. Therefore, transfer is included during the winter season. In summer, Highland Base is accessible by car or a private transfer. You can explore transfer options here.

Reserve your winter transfer

In winter, reaching Highland Base in Kerlingarfjöll requires a transfer with a professionally-driven super jeep due to its remote location, therefore transfer is included in the wintertime. In summer, the base is accessible by car or through a private transfer.

Please see our transfer options here.

What is Highland Base?

Opened in 2023 and located in the majestic frontiers of Iceland’s central highlands, this warm and welcoming hospitality outpost is a year-round staging ground for epic adventures.

About Highland Base

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Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime?

Book your holiday now and prepare for a spectacular journey into a world of extreme thrills and radiant wellbeing.

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Norðurljósavegur 9 240 Grindavík Show on map Offices: Urriðaholtsstræti 2 210 Garðabær Show on map

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