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    Hotel Skaftafell

    Skaftafelli 2 | Freysnesi, Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park 785, Iceland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$315
          US$307
          US$312
          US$306
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          Overview
          • Excellent12%
          • Very good34%
          • Average40%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “gas station” (18 reviews)
          “national park” (24 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Wheelchair Access
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
          462 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Vatnajokull National Park
           
          Hof 1 Hotel
          296 reviews
          #4 of 4 hotels in Hofn
           
          Solheimahjaleiga Bed & Breakfast
          39 reviews
          #7 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Vik
           
          Lindartun Guesthouse
          23 reviews
          #3 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Hvolsvollur
           
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          1 - 5 of 257 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          This was the most expensive place I stayed. It looked like a motel and is absolutely overpriced for what it offers, but they can charge this price because this is the only hotel in the area. We had a small, fairly spartan basic twin room,...More

          Thank Mateja P
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          It doesn't look like much, just a hotel alongside the roof. But, inside you have the most friendly staff. The rooms are typically small, especially for two adults and a teenager. Our room faced the snow topped mountain. Dinner was very good with preparations unusual...More

          Thank Robert C
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We arrived earlier than expected and happily the room was ready. This is a big hotel catering for large groups. However we received good individual service with a welcoming smile. Our room was large in the main building (I noted there were other 'maybe smaller'...More

          Thank Granny-Mae
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I've read the reviews saying this is a 'basic' hotel. I don't think so! For a start, we have black out blinds, paper hankies in the room and a kettle. The radiator works and the windows open. There is also a TV in the room...More

          Thank Angelichris
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We booked here because it is the ONLY hotel close to Skaftafell National Park. The room was ok, though the exterior looked like a penal colony. Wonderful view of the glacier. Good breakfast. Dinner was adequate especially given that there are no other restaurants nearby....More

          Thank Metsfan08
          Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
          462 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Vatnajokull National Park
           
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          296 reviews
          #4 of 4 hotels in Hofn
           
          Solheimahjaleiga Bed & Breakfast
          39 reviews
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          Lindartun Guesthouse
          23 reviews
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$189 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 63
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          • Vatnajokull National Park >
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          Bathroom (6)
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          AEGdaddy
          do you have availability for 4 adults on 5/24- 5/25?
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from MorHalimi | Reviewed this property |
          I think you should refer you Q to the hotel. TA community can't help you with that. Contact the hotel :)
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          Robert H
          I am traveling in April with my wife and 16 year old daughter am I able to book a room with just a double bed? (Double bed room is all you have available during our days)
          10 March 2017|
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          Response from Ingimar Á | Property representative |
          Hi just send me a request to info@hotelskaftafell.is and I will see what I can do
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          "Ask for the 300 rooms. Exterior is uninviting, Rooms are quiet, and modern with radiant heat in the..."
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          "ask for the 300 zone, with views of glacier"
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          "don't stay here"
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          "Our room was in a newer section in the back in a separate building where it was quiet and had a view."
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