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Hostel Hvoll

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Initially it was difficult finding a place with occupancy near Skaftafell, however I came across the Hvoll Guesthouse which ended up being a great option. Staying there for two nights it was a nicespot not too far from Skaftafell where we could take some day...More

Thank CharlieBD225
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We stayed here for one night in Dec '16. It was not difficult to find it as there were sign posts. The location is beautiful, it's surrounded by mountains and a lake. A nice retreat for people who like to get away. However, make sure...More

Thank Demet K
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Our stay at this hostel was great. The road was easily accessable with a 2w drive. The welcome was very friendly, we forgot our oil to cook and were able to lend some. Everything looked tiny and clean. Quiet neighbourhood, but a hostel we can...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night here, facilities are really great but service was unusually unfriendly compared to what I've been used to at hostels in Iceland. Still a beautiful setting in the lowlands and not a bad choice.

Thank Jukka S
Reviewed 30 July 2016

A seriously overpriced accommodation. The only place we stayed in Iceland with a grumpy, unhelpful proprietor, furnishings in need of an upgrade (ie. torn sofa with tape to hold it together), and no breakfast. It had a large, institutional feel and catered to groups who...More

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Response from Demet K | Reviewed this property |
They don't serve meals there but they have a big kitchen so you can cook your own stuff. Be warned, the closest place to shop for food is a service station +20 km away or so. You can buy ready-made burger meals/Hot dogs here... More
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Response from ichbinkreativ | Reviewed this property |
I recommend to write the owner an email, since a hardly doubt that he's reading this on trip advisor. Just google Hvoll Guesthouse for the website, since it's not allowed to post links here ...
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"A nice hostel, close to Skaftafell national park, in the middle of nowhere, with good facilities."
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"Ideal for a night during a roadtrip"
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"Do not hesitate to bring your own breakfast if you want to reduce the bill. Same for linens."
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"Remember that most of the bathrooms are downstairs."
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