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    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent64%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “northern lights” (110 reviews)
    “hot tub” (86 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 August 2014

    Stunning location overlooking fjord. Spent some time in evening lazing in the hot tub just gazing at the view. Just wish we had obtained a room facing that way. Friendly, helpful staff and unobtrusive service. Food was exceptionally good and exceptionally expensive. We had the...More

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    Reviewed 30 July 2014

    If you live in Iceland Hotel Glymur is one of those close by nature hotels that you can choose to spend 2 or 3 days just relaxing. The price is average thinking about other offers around. You have a nice view of the bay and...More

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    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    We stayed for thee nights, so glad the hotel was excellent as the weather wasn't. A beautiful view over the fjord, which was covered in snow. Excellent food, although a bit expensive, although expected that in Iceland. Very warm and comfortable, we enjoyed the hot...More

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    Reviewed 20 July 2014

    I had read that Hotel Glymur was top end, and they don't exaggerate. Set on a hillside with commanding views of the fjord, it is quite lovely. The weather was just picking up after a previous storm, so we probably didn't actually see it at...More

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    Reviewed 16 July 2014

    We stayed here on the last night of our Iceland trip after a very long drive from our previous hotel via the F338 under the Langjokull glacier. The rooms are quite small and the beds and bedding really uncomfortable - not traditional Nordic bedding and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$199 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Room & Suite (331)
    Dining (80)
    Pool & Beach (10)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    hxb155
    Do the hotel rooms have a hair dryer?
    8 February 2017|
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    Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
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    suzieFortCollins
    Can this hotel accommodate a family of 4 to 2 adults and 2 teenagers
    17 February 2016|
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    Response from Vilhjalmur S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, beautiful surroundings, walking paths. Nice to stay at Hotel, hot tube, nice place for visitors to to sit down and read books and so on. I hope you like if you choose to stay there.
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    TRav100
    Do you have the managers villa details please.
    26 January 2016|
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    Response from Dianne D | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Not sure what you mean? Great property. Just lovely
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    Room Tips
    "The views are wonderful to the front but all are comfortable and the cabins are excellent."
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    "Suites with a loft are super!"
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    "Half of the rooms have great views facing the fjord."
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    "Ask for a room with fjord view"
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