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Skógar

Skógar, Skógar, Iceland

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Overall Rating 81%

From 85 Reviews

Hostel rating (85)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 80%
Cleanliness 80%
Location 93%
Security 85%
Service 78%
Comfort 72%
Green rating 77%

Hostel Skógar is a perfect place to enjoy great and varied nature - glaciers, mountains, waterfalls and green areas.

  • Private
    From €86.10
10 or more people?
skogar

Skógar Hostel

Hostel Skógar

Welcome to our hostel

Hostel Skógar is situated in an old school, close to Skógafoss, one of the best known waterfalls in Iceland. Skógar is a popular place surrounded by great and varied nature - think glaciers, mountains, black beaches, green acres, forested areas, waterfalls and good hiking routes.

At the hostel you will find a common room to meet other travellers in, a TV room to chill out and watch a movie, a garden so you can sit outside when the weather’s good and a self-catering kitchen to cook your meals in – alternatively Anna’s Café nearby is the most favoured restaurant.

Skógar Hostel is a great stop over for those who are hiking over Fimmvörðuháls, which is one of the most popular routes in the country. The nearby Skógar Museum is also one of the most frequently visited of its kind in Iceland.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • 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 ISK 700 - 1400 per person per night 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

  • TV room

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 01/02/2016 to 31/12/2016

Reception:
From 16:00 to 22:00
Check-in:
From 16:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +354 487-8801 / 899-0850

Fax. +354 487-8955

skogar@hostel.is

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Skógafoss (Less than 500 m)
  • Landmannalaugar (More than 10km)
  • Eyjafjallajokull volcano (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Die Lage direkt am Wasserfall ist toll. Uns war allerdings nicht klar, dass wir einen Aufpreis für Bettwäsche bezahlen müssen.

80%

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Tanja,

Sat 28 May 2016

Better wifi, in hostel there was no reception

90%

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Liesbeth,

Fri 27 May 2016

The place was clean upon arrival. The kitchen and common area was busy but everyone was respectful. The kitchen has alot to offer, but could use some upgrades.

83%

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Amit,

Mon 23 May 2016

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (5 to 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Bus
Summer: From Reykjavík to Skógar twice per day. From Höfn to Skógar there is a bus going daily. Winter: 3 times per week
Car
Onsite parking

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