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Grundarfjordur Youth Hostel

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“great view”(8 reviews)
“bunk beds”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Stopped here for a night on the way around the ring road. We got here late ish so didn't get too much of a look around the town but it seems like a nice spot. Staff were remarkably friendly and very helpful, answering all our...More

Thank Jer D
Reviewed 28 September 2016

If you're planning to visit Kirkjufell, this is a great no-frills place to stay. Very basic accommodation, not even a TV in the room, and the rooms are in a separate location from the place you check in. Rooms are on the 2nd floor, and...More

Thank Eng Chuan F
Reviewed 18 September 2016

First, my wife and I are seasoned world travelers. We decided on this hotel, as the other option in town was a bit pricier. We were sold on this hotel, as it offered a private bath - a luxury on the north side of the...More

Thank Carey2016
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I spent two weeks in Iceland and stayed in six different guest houses/hotels. I've also stayed in other hotels/pensions in various western European and Scandinavian locations and this one is, by far, the smallest ever. As far as I'm concerned, this room (we had a...More

Thank Rheinhold F
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We actually stayed at the "Grundarfjordur Guesthouse & Apartments" which is the other component of this entity and which is located separately from the youth hostel. The Guesthouse is located on the waterfront in a converted warehouse with excellent views of Kirkjufell. The accommodations are...More

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US$94 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Cute cottage hostel in center of town"
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"Be sure you understand this is a Hostel"
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"Please ensure that you needs to check in Grundarfjordur Hostel where located 2 min drive"
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"Ask for a room facing Kirkjufell, the view is great."
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