Keahotels acquire Hotel Katla

Hótel KatlaKeahotels have acquired Hotel Katla, located on the south Icelandic coast, just minutes away from Vík in Mýrdalur. The hotel's name and management will mostly remain unchanged.

Hotel Katla is a three star property with 103 rooms and a restaurant that can seat about 200 guests. The hotel stands in the farmland of Höfðabrekka in about 5km distance from the small village of Vík in Mýrdalur. The surroundings include unique natural wonders which have been featured in movies and shows such as Game of Thrones. 

The area around Vík in Mýrdalur is a popular destination which has evolved and blossomed in the past years.

“Hotel Katla is uniquely placed in wonderful environment and we see a lot of potential in further development in the area.” says Páll L. Sigurjónsson CEO of Keahotels ehf.

Hotel Katla will be the tenth hotel in the Keahotels chain who currently manage six hotels in Reykjavik and three in north Iceland with the total of 794 rooms.