Attractions near the hotel


Whether you are in time for the long days of the midnight sun or here to witness the northern lights, many sightseeing opportunities abound near our hotel in Reykjavik, Iceland. The hotel is conveniently located in the west end district of ReykjavÝk and puts the city at your fingertips. Radisson Blu Saga Hotel is next to the University of Iceland and across the street from the popular National Museum. The neighbourhood is rich of attractions and easy to explore by foot as well as the historic city center in 10 minutes walking distance from the hotel.á


The famous library collects all printed works published in Iceland, by Icelanders and about Iceland. The library is a popular meeting point for university students.

The museum offers a variety of fascinating exhibitions and guided tours in English

The University cinema has a rich history and a great soul. The guests experience the unique atmosphere and enjoy watching good Icelandic films, artistic quality films or large popular movies as soon as they are released.

The university is Icelandĺs oldest and largest institution of higher education.

The Nordic houseĺs goal is to foster and support cultural connections between Iceland and the other Nordic countries. It organizes a diverse program of interesting cultural events and exhibitions.

The National Gallery of Iceland is a national museum and the main emphasis of the collection is on 19th and 20th century Icelandic art, but international art is featured as well.

  • Ice Cream Shop VesturbŠr - 1 km

The local ice cream shop in the west end district is something nobody should leave out during their ReykjavÝk holiday.á

The swimming pool in the west end district is definitely one of the most popular attractions in the neighbourhood. Offering a pool, steam bath, sauna, hot tubs and jacuzzis.

The museum offers international exhibitions of modern and contemporary art by respected artists. Many cultural activities take place in the museum every year.

  • Seashore access ľ 800 m

The beautiful seashore of ĂgissÝ­a is only five minutes walking distance from the hotel, offering the best romantic walk in ReykjavÝk to the lighthouse in Grˇtta.

  • Historic city center ľ 1 km

The historical city center is only ten minutes walking distance from the hotel and has numerous museums, galleries and restaurants. There you will find bars, pubs and the legendary nightlife of ReykjavÝk.