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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We have slept in the basement without view and dark room. Very dangerous in case of fire. Very expensive room with out breakfast and with shared bathroom. Sorry! But I can't recommend you this guesthouse.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice view of the harbor The rest is not worth a penny Our room was in a different building than the main guesthouse, and located in the attic. One bed was ok, but the other had only 1' clearance from the ceiling. Bumped into it a few times. The room is very small, about 9'x8'. There are only the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Rooms are clean and beds are comfy. The shared toilet is in a separate room from the shower. There is a kitchen available. This guesthouse consists of at least 2 buildings. Quiet. Has view of the harbor.

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Room adequate but small, no sink. Only one plug in room so charging a problem had to unplug tv and let power bar swing Shower communal and soap empty. Bathrooms clean. Built on a hill so u have to carry bags up for some rooms. Breakfast was good. This room ok for a night on your travels but could be... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

the location was great, just by the harbour and very close to the brilliant restaurant Pakkhus. We found the appartment spacy, not up to date and not very good looked after. It was also expensive, but free parking.

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Thank Stine A
Quebec City, Canada
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

We appreciated the location, however we found it was expensive for what we had. The place is ok, but there is nothing special as to say ´´ you must go there !´´ It would be better if we could had access to a kitchen or something.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

(+) Convenient location. (-) Paper thin walls, you hear everything in the house. Breakfast is not included (extra 1700) for an expensive rate. Toilet seat broken. Electric wires hanging out of the wall.

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Thank PopsEtVince
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Twin rooms shared bathroom no meal option. Had a TV and watched some Jimmy Falon. My wife was concerned about the security of the bathroom. It was large and spacious with two stalls coming out of a common area with two sinks. About $120 Cnd. Not a whole lot of customer attention. Too much time being spent on cell phones... More 

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Thank scarborough39
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Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

The apartment we got is beautiful. 6 beds. A living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. The view is absolutely stunning. But the entire apartment smells like an outdoor water closet. It won't go away and I think it is getting worse. 2/5. Would find a different place to stay in Höfn next time.

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We chose this small guesthouse because we'd seen it had a pretty nice view of the harbour. We got it right on the part, but other than that this place is the definition of a disappointment. The guy that received us clearly didn't want to be there, the rooms and beds are below average and boy are those walls thin.... More 

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Additional Information about Guesthouse Hvammur

Address: Ranarslod 2 | Hvannabraut 3, Hofn 780, Iceland
Region: Iceland > East Region > Hofn
Price Range: $114 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Find something else”
 of 5 bubbles F0urPs, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you expect privacy this is not the place for you.”
 of 5 bubbles jewels09, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Just avoid this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles SalCan66, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not pay before you see your room and the toilet / shower”
 of 5 bubbles alhcookboy, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Nice simple place.”
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