Welcome to our hostel
Hafaldan HI hostel offers great value accommodation in two historical buildings in Seydisfjordur; Hafaldan old Hospital and Hafaldan Harbour. In 2015 it was rated the best HI hostel worldwide and we keep on doing our very best to make our visitors feel welcomed in the spectacular town in the east.
Hafaldan Harbour Hostel was established in 1975 and is nestled on the north side of the Seyðisfjörður fjord with amazing seaside view. The rooms are small and cozy with ply- wood walls and antique furniture along with a wash basin in every room. There we offer great common facilities; kitchen, washing machine and free Wi-Fi. Note that Reception service for this hostel is in the Hafaldan "old hospital" building during high season. Reception from 1st april - 15.april is in the harbour building. From 15.april - 10.september it is in the old Hospital building and then again from 10.sept to 31.oct in the Harbour building.
Seyðisfjörður is a perfect destination for those who love the outdoors with beautiful natural setting that allows for some great activities such as hiking, sea angling and kayaking. Art lovers can visit the Center of Visual Arts Skaftfell and excellent restaurants/cafés can be found in the picturesque town where the locals strive to offer an authentic experience to its visitors. The Hi hostel membership card will include a discount for restaurants, bars and shops in the area.
We look forward to seeing you!