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Hofn HI Hostel

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.Wheelchair access in twin and quadruple rooms.We have limited reception hours and check-in is from 16:00 to 21:00. Please contact us in advance if you are planning to arrive outside reception hours. A late arrival fee of 1000 ISK is charged for those checking in after 22:00. Getting to the hostel: Airport 7km from Hostel. During summer there are direct flights from Reykjavík and other places to Höfn every day Buses from Egilsstaðir Reykjavík and Skaftafell stop at Höfn. On request buses drive guests to and from Hostel Onsite parking and parking in close proximity of hostel
  • Geolocation longitude : -15.211912
  • Geolocation latitude : 64.26249
  • Address line : Hvannabraut 3, HöfnIceland