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Grundarfjordur Youth Hostel

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
Great View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Talknafjordur Airport30 km
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

We booked an ensuite room. While we GPSed to the red building - Grundarfjordur Hostel HI where we checked in, we were given a map that directed us to Solvellir 13, which was a 2 storey building grey and white near the sea. Getting there...More

Thank KayaToasted
Reviewed September 29, 2018

We were needing a place to stay after a full day of travelling. We checked in and got the last private room available with a private bathroom. There was a huge lineup of people checking or trying to check in after us. It was kind...More

Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed June 16, 2018

The hostel itself was very basic, and there's not too much to do around it. There are a couple bars within walking distance (basically the whole town is walking distance), but it's essentially a base for exploring the kirkjufell area. We saw the north lights...More

Thank Neha G
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The price was the biggest factor in this place. Overall, the place is clean and well located. The rooms are not super big as well as the bathrooms/showers. We were there during the winter, so the building was not crowded. However, if you are just...More

Thank Leila M
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Pros------ - Location is great, right in the center of this tiny town couple miles from Kirkjufell - Reception lady was friendly and warm - Place is clean and tidy - Cottage-y vibe, tiny place with cute little fence and homey decor - Our dorm...More

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"If staying in the building on the water, ask for a room on the side with the view."
SeaExplorer95
Sep. 29, 2018
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"Cute cottage hostel in center of town"
TenaciousTrekkers
Feb. 4, 2018
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"Be sure you understand this is a Hostel"
heathermU5236UD
Jun. 17, 2017
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"Please ensure that you needs to check in Grundarfjordur Hostel where located 2 min drive"
rexh902
Nov. 6, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$77 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IcelandWest RegionGrundarfjorour
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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