Kviar Ski Lodge


Explore the vast, breathtaking slopes of Iceland by day and relax in a cozy, rustic farmhouse by night on this one-of-a-kind adventure!

"Haven for adventurers that want a ski vacation"

The Kvíar Ski Lodge in the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve of Iceland is the perfect rugged haven for adventure lovers that want to ski some of the world’s best slopes during the day and relax in a cozy lodge each night. Kvíar is a rustic, yet beautiful abandoned farm built between 1921 and 1948. This remote destination offers the ideal setting for a getaway, far from the crowds and chaos of the big cities and resorts.

"Iceland’s most wild and beautiful skiing slopes"

At Kvíar Ski Lodge you’ll rest in an inviting bed and be treated to delicious homemade meals before being whisked away each morning by a speed boat, taking you to some of Iceland’s most wild and beautiful skiing slopes. At the end of the day, the boat brings you back to the simple, quiet farmhouse Kvíar.

You can enjoy an epic 6-day backcountry skiing adventure at Kvíar Ski Lodge including all accommodation, meals and transportation from Bolungarvík. Throughout your trip you’ll travel by a combination of speedboat and Zodiac transportation, and though the itinerary may vary based on the best conditions, you can be sure you’ll have an unforgettable adventure in this remote land.

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5 reasons to choose Kviar Ski Lodge:

  1. Experience the wild and beautiful places of Iceland!
  2. Great choice for a late-season trip when the snow is still dumping up North.
  3. All-inclusive trip, so leave your worries behind!
  4. Excellent choice for adventurous skiers!
  5. Stay in a rustic farmhouse to experience a truly unique way of life.
  • Western Europe
  • Northern
  • Iceland
Mountain Range
  • None
  • None
Ski Resort
  • None
  • Ski Touring
  • Boat Trips
Accomm. Type
  • Lodge/Chalet
Suited For
  • Families
  • Groups
  • $ - Budget
Meal Plans
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • None
Services offered
  • Guiding
Ability Level
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Pro
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Cliffs
Average Annual Snowfall
  • 10 meter/year - 15 meter/year
Snow Pack
  • Maritime
Crowd Factor
  • Low
Explorer Level
  • High
PP/Night from US$ 205