To stay on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula itself, our top pick is
Hotel Budir, found right on the water's edge. The remoteness here
is bliss, and you soon get used to the faint whiff of sulphur in
Journey to the centre of nowhere... The Snæfellsnes
Peninsula, jutting into the North Atlantic, is
quintessential Iceland - starkly
beautiful, with dramatic coastline, moss-covered lava fields and a
brooding volcano sitting at its western tip.