We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
     4 people are viewing this hotel
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$135US$170
    View Deal
    Traveller (413)
    Room & Suite (331)
    Dining (81)
    Fosshotel Hellnar
    505 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Hellnar
     
    Icelandair Hotel Hamar
    366 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    Hraunsnef Country Hotel
    255 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Bifrost
     
    Hotel Hafnarfjall
    191 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot tubs” (98 reviews)
    “northern lights” (114 reviews)
    “whale fjord” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Multilingual Staff
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Fosshotel Hellnar
    505 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Hellnar
     
    Icelandair Hotel Hamar
    366 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    Hraunsnef Country Hotel
    255 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Bifrost
     
    Hotel Hafnarfjall
    191 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    Rooms
    5 Nov6 Nov
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$135.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Akranes hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "186f775f2b1f4a7eae8e160dbed3f078", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":311188,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32486587],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":11,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":11,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":135,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"186f775f2b1f4a7eae8e160dbed3f078","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":170,"lowestMetaPrice":135,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":170,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":170,"lowestMetaPrice":135,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":170,"hotelName":"Hotel Glymur","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjE4NmY3NzVmMmIxZjRhN2VhZThlMTYwZGJlZDNmMDc4IiwiQUlLIjoiOWFkMzFmOGI5ZmRjNDE5ZGE4NDY2ZGE5Y2EwZTU2N2IifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "05/11/2017", "checkOut": "06/11/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$135", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32486587":"BookingCom","45971220":"Expedia","110801315":"HotelsCom2IB","54292822":"TravelocityEWS","79027774":"OrbitzEWS","79623138":"CheapTicketsEWS","76563631":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (541)
    There are newer reviews for Hotel Glymur
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    21 - 25 of 467 reviews

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    People seemed kind but were not at all concerned that our TV never worked. They claimed that they were doing all they could, but nothing was ever done. Room tiny so much two people could not walk around at the same time. Food very good.

    Thank Charlotte S
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    During our partial island round tour we stayd three days at this hotel and it was the bet place during our whole holiday. Everthing is clean and neat. Nice rooms with spectacular sea view. The breakfat buffet is great. Location is very good overlooking the...More

    1  Thank BenschF
    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    The Hotel Gymur is a shining northern light in itself. The staff and location are excellent. Ragna and Arna were welcoming, efficient and professional in all aspects, delivering attention and care to every need (including meeting with the florist on our behalf and driving me...More

    1  Thank Robert J
    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    On a recent visit to Iceland we did not book one night. On our travels we happened across Glymur Hotel and Restaurant. The best meal in Iceland from one of the top chefs celebrating 10 years. The hotel is an art gallery of exciting items,...More

    2  Thank cstewake
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    For the price, I wanted to like this place more than we did. The drive to the hotel was probably the most treacherous of all our legs throughout the entire 1600km drive, but this was a few days after a big snow storm hit the...More

    2  Thank ValentinaVH1
    Fosshotel Hellnar
    505 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Hellnar
     
    Icelandair Hotel Hamar
    366 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    Hraunsnef Country Hotel
    255 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Bifrost
     
    Hotel Hafnarfjall
    191 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Borgarnes
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Travelocity and Hotwire so you can book your Hotel Glymur reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • West Region >
    • Akranes
    • Also Known As
    • Glymur Hotel Akranes
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (413)
    Room & Suite (331)
    Dining (81)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (261)
    Bathroom (14)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Icelandair Hotel Hamar
    366 reviews
    21.40 km away
     
    Hraunsnef Country Hotel
    255 reviews
    42.02 km away
     
    Hotel Hafnarfjall
    191 reviews
    17.18 km away
     
    Fosshotel Hellnar
    505 reviews
    103.58 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Skemman Kaffihus
    24 reviews
    17.97 km away
    The Settlement Center Restaurant
    838 reviews
    19.60 km away
    Fossatun
    38 reviews
    20.09 km away
    Gamla Kaupfelagid
    96 reviews
    24.29 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Glymur
    232 reviews
    17.94 km away
    The Settlement Center
    576 reviews
    19.59 km away
    Laxnes Horse Farm
    545 reviews
    25.64 km away
    Borgarnes Swimming Pool
    31 reviews
    19.93 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    hxb155
    8 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 6 answers
    Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
    0
    Votes
    suzieFortCollins
    17 February 2016|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    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.
    0
    Votes
    TRav100
    26 January 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Dianne D | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Not sure what you mean? Great property. Just lovely
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Grab a drink and sit in the hot tubs and watch over the Fjord."
    Read review
    "Would avoid the main building and stay in the Villas"
    Read review
    "Our room was not handicap accessible."
    Read review
    "Get a room facing the fjord, Wonderful view."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing