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Eskifjörður

Strandgata 86b, 735 Eskifjörður, Eskifjörður, Iceland

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Overall Rating 90%

From 1 Review

Hostel rating (1)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 80%
Cleanliness 100%
Location 80%
Security 100%
Service 90%
Comfort 90%
Green rating 80%

Eskifjörður is the place where nature, tranquility and life go together. Located at the northern shore of the fjord Eskifjörður which is inlet fjord from Reyðarfjörður.

  • Dorm
    From $30.49
  • Private
    From $76.14
10 or more people?
eskifjordur

Eskifjörður Hostel

Hostel Eskifjörður

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Eskifjordur is the place where nature, tranquility and life go together. Located at the northern shore of the fjord Eskifjörður which is inlet fjord from Reyðarfjörður. It is built on a small sand spit and up the slopes of the mountain which rises above the town. Eskifjörður is home to approximately 1087 residents, who became an authorized trade post in 1786 and has been a commercial center since 1798. Eskifjörður have traditionally lived off fishing In recent years, however, tourism has grown rapidly.
Eskifjörður town faces the magnificent mountain Hólmatindur, from the top of which one can view some of the tallest mountains in the Icelandic interior.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • Additional tax of 300 ISK is payable at check-in.
  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 15:00 and 22:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 20:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 8 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 4 stay free.
  • Children under the age of 13 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of 11,11 % of rates quoted is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
From 08:00 to 14:00
Check-in:
From 14:00 to 16:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +354 476 1150

eskifjordur@hostel.is

Reviews

Reviews

The hostel is very nice (good position, shared space and room clean). The only problem is that there is not sign in the road to go to the hostel....it was a bit complicated to find it.

83%

Avatar for Valentina

Valentina,

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails (500m to 1km)
  • Golf course (2 to 3km)
  • Gym (500m to 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m to 1km)
  • Distance to Local market (500m to 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (500m to 1km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Ski area (3 to 5km)
  • Swimming pool (500m to 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m to 1km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Egilsstaðir 33 km away.
Bus
During the summer there are daily bus connections between Egilsstaðir and Seyðisfjörður
Ferry/Boat
The ferry Norröna comes once a week on Thursdays from Norway and the Faroe Islands.
Car
Parking at or near hostel
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Walking / Hiking

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