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    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good23%
          • Average7%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “northern lights” (110 reviews)
          “hot tub” (86 reviews)
          “golden circle” (22 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Multilingual Staff
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

          Really disappointing hotel. Once you enter the place, there is a disgusting smell of fried oil...disgusting...it smells up to the room. Unfriendly and rude staff, as if you were bothering them...the restaurant is really expensive and not great. Apparently potatoes and mushrooms are vegetables...wouldnt recommend...More

          Thank vaneCH
          Reviewed 6 January 2017

          Drive 45 mins from Reykjavik, and through a rather impressive tunnel, and you end up at Hotel Glymur. The surroundings are beautiful, remote, quiet and quirky. Great choice at breakfast (although porridge would have been a great addition!). We had dinner two nights - also...More

          2  Thank Lucy M
          Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

          Such a disappointing experience: Staff: had the impression to bother them, for example the woman at the bar, waiter in the restaurant is rude Food ok but nothing vow as seen in other reviews Breakfast is good and varied Room : so so and as...More

          Thank duduvoyage
          Reviewed 1 December 2016

          We stayed in one of the modern, spacious and stylish self catering villas, a very comfortable and well equipped property with hot tub on the deck. Great views of the fjord during daylight from the deck and of the stars from the tub at night!...More

          1  Thank BarcroftM
          Reviewed 29 November 2016

          We absolutely loved this hotel. It was very remote and isolated, but quite well maintained. The in house chef was very good. The breakfast brunch was excellent. We truly loved our stay at this hotel. The concierge was extremely helpful and nice. We were able...More

          Thank Jackson H
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$219 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 22
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          • Location
          • Iceland >
          • West Region >
          • Akranes
          • Also Known As
          • Glymur Hotel Akranes ,
          • Hotel Glymur Iceland/Akranes
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          Traveller (394)
          Room & Suite (331)
          Dining (80)
          Pool & Beach (10)
          Hotel & Grounds (243)
          Bathroom (14)
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          Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          hxb155
          Do the hotel rooms have a hair dryer?
          7 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
          16 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.
          25 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
          "Get a room facing the fjord, Wonderful view."
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          "Get a chalet!"
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          "A view over the fjord."
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          "May be the only place in this part to the country!"
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