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Top tips for finding the perfect Greenland hotel
If you are looking for a Greenland hotel in a remote location with beautiful scenic views, why not try Hotel Nordlys. Overlooking the nearby ice flows, Hotel Nordlys offers a cosy, comfortable stay with stunning views of the surrounding area. Hotel Nordlys is located in Rode Bay Village, near the north-west tip of Greenland.
Travelling to Greenland on business? Hotel Hans Egede offers large-scale conference facilities with a beautiful backdrop of the nearby mountains. The hotel is also centrally located in Greenland’s capital, Nuuk.
If you are arriving late or catching an early flight out of Nuuk, you may want to be situated close to Nuuk International Airport (GOH). Hhe Express Hotel is an ideal option and is located roughly just a 10min drive from the airport terminal.
If you want a relaxing stay in Ilulissat, Best Western Plus Hotel Ilulissat is a great option for you. Best Western offers spacious and comfortable sleeping areas with adjacent living rooms and great views over the city. The hotel is located centrally, about a 5min walk from Ilulissat Harbour.
When wanting to enjoy a sailing cruise during a trip to Greenland, visitors to Nuuk can take a boat trip out from the shore to see local marine life, such as whales and seals. If you want to stay close to these facilities, Hotel Avannaa is located around a 5min drive away.
If you want to take part in Greenland’s famous Adventure Race, which happens each year at the end of March, you should book a hotel in Sisimiut, where the race starts and finishes. Remember that Sisimiut will be extremely busy with race participants during this period, so be sure to book well in advance. For a hotel in Sisimiut, try Hotel Sisimiut Somandshjem.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Greenland, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Greenland in January and May.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Greenland if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 8 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Greenland accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Greenland found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $203, while the most expensive was $486.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Greenland for 1 day.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Greenland
If you want to see the Northern Lights during your visit to Greenland, it is advisable to book your trip between the months of August and April, as it rarely gets dark at night during the summer. Hotels in remote locations offer a great vantage point to see the Aurora Borealis, as the effect can be slightly dimmed by electric lights in the cities. Nattoralik Bed and Breakfast, located on the island of Aasiaat, is an ideal option for this.
If you’re on a budget, consider booking cheap Greenland hotels such as Bed & Breakfast Oqaatsut/Rodebay or Hotel Angmagssalik. Bed & Breakfast Oqaatsut/Rodebay is located in Rode Bay, just off Ilulissat, while Hotel Angmagssalik is situated on Greenland’s east coast, in Tasiilaq.
Self-catered hotels are an option in Greenland, if you prefer to cook for yourself when you travel. The hotel Vandrehuset 2 og 3, offers private kitchen amenities. Meanwhile, Nuka Hostel also offers cooking facilities in a shared kitchen.
If you are interested in learning more about Greenland’s history and culture, it is a good idea to base yourself in Nuuk during your stay. There are plenty of Nuuk hotels available that will put you close to cultural exhibits, like Herrnhuthuset and Nuuk Art Museum. Nuuk City Hostel is located around a 5min drive from these attractions, while Hhe Express Hotel is roughly just a 3min drive away.
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Greenland. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Ilulissat (43% of total searches to Greenland). The next most popular destinations are Nuuk (43%) and Kangerlussuaq (11%). Searches for hotels in Qaqortoq (3%) are also popular.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular region to stay in Greenland is Sermersooq. Qaasuitsup and Qeqqata are also very popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Greenland for as cheap as $65 (Ilulissat) in the last 3 days. The average price is $226.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Greenland hotels for tonight for as low as $88 (Nuuk). Users have also found 3-star hotels from $198 (Nuuk) and 4-star+ hotels from $352 (Ilulissat).
Where to stay in Greenland?
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