With the sea on three sides and Vatnajökull, the biggest glacier in Europe to the northwest, Höfn is a lovely fishing town with 1500 inhabitants. Hostel Höfn can be found in its centre, just 7km from the airport.

The hostel offers a range of dorms and private rooms, with a range of facilities to make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible. It includes a kitchen so you can practise your cookery skills, Internet access so you can check your emails and research your trip, and a common room so you can chill-out and chat to other travellers.

The Höfn hostel makes a great base for visiting the Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, the Vatnajökull glacier or the Lónsöræfi wilderness area. The location also allows you to choose from a variety of activities including boat tours, glacier tours on jeeps or snow mobiles, and jeep and hiking tours.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Nature-lovers
  • Sports & Activities
  • Relaxing

Green rating

77%

Reviews

Une auberge qui au premier abord à l'air agréable mais des lits peu confortables , les chambres en sous sol qui ne sont pas du tout lumineuse et une propreté de la salle de bain catastrophique ! Mais un très bon accueil très aimable.

70%

Avatar for Justine

Justine,

Sun 26 Jul 2015

Excellent. Very impressed.

100%

Avatar for Jill

Jill,

Sat 25 Jul 2015