Tourists by Goðafoss waterfall, North Iceland.

Nearly 2.2 Million Tourists Expected 2021

News Tagged with “Airbnb”
From Keflavík International Airport.

Number of Tourists in Iceland Down by 20 Percent

15 Jul 2019 The number of tourists in Iceland in May was 173,000, representing a 17 percent decrease from the same period last year,

From Ljubljana, the city in Slovenia where the real Urha Polona lives. She, too, is a victim of the fraud.

European Rent Fraud Reaches Iceland

7 May 2019 “This is fraud. Don’t book, buy or rent anything!”

You can't heat up the car but you can use Wifi states the ad.

Sleep in a car trunk in a driveway in Reykjavik for £21 per night

20 Jun 2017 Airbnb users now have the option to spend the night in a parked jeep in a driveway in Grafarvogur, a suburb of Reykjavik for the "mere" price of £21, including WiFi.

Airbnb’s “harmful” Iceland ad campaign

1 Sep 2016 Airbnb could be using Iceland as a testing ground for an active Google advertising campaign – with negative social repercussions for locals, says a tourism studies expert.

80 percent of the apartments were without necessary permits.

Police raid illegal Airbnb's in Reykjavik

21 Jul 2016 Officials from the Reykjavik Metropolitan Police as well as the State Tax Department visited 40 - 50 Airbnb apartments and guesthouses last night in central Reykjavik following tip-offs that the owners did not have permits to rent them out.

Room for 10,000 Airbnb guests in Reykjavik

24 May 2016 New reports from consultancy firm Expectus and Icelandic bank Íslandsbanki show the current size of the Airbnb accommodation market in the Icelandic capital of Reykjavik.

The picturesque coastal town of Vík in Mýrdalur county.

Airbnb banned in Vík, South Iceland

5 May 2016 The district council of Mýrdalshreppur county, where the popular tourist spot of Vík lies, has decided to put a ban on all short-term rental within the community.


Airbnb rentals on the increase in Iceland

26 Jan 2016 Apartments for rent on rental site Airbnb have increased by 124 % in Iceland in the space of one year.

3,400 Airbnb offers in Reykjavik

6 Nov 2015 The report shows that the number of hotels rooms in the Iceland has not kept up with rising tourist numbers and visitors have had to find other forms of accommodation.


Light rain


10 °C



9 °C



9 °C