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    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
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    “northern lights” (111 reviews)
    “hot tub” (91 reviews)
    “whale fjord” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 February 2013

    We stayed for 2 nights in one of the villas. The villas was excellent plenty of space for 3 of us, the private hot tub is really worth it. It would be nice if tea and coffee were provided in the villa. Breakfast is excellent,...More

    2  Thank Bernard K
    Reviewed 12 February 2013

    We enjoyed everything - the cosy room, our excellent dinner, the best breakfast buffet in Iceland, attentative service and the perfectly placed hot tubs. It's definitly worth staying here for one or better more nights.

    1  Thank Pleasant16
    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    Stayed in early Feb 2013 for Northern Lights trip. The location of the hotel can't be faulted - on a stunning fjord, just set back from the road. The building is functional in the Icelandic style, and inside well decorated and cosy feeling. Welcome was...More

    1  Thank Steve'sBird
    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    We stayed here for 2 nights as part of an arranged tour of Iceland. The hotel is in the middle of nowhere, which gives you a great chance to get a good view of the northern lights - if they put an appearance in! The...More

    Thank SaffronHouse
    Reviewed 9 February 2013

    We stayed at the Glymur for 5 nights in February. We had a water facing room in the main building and loved the large panoramic windows overlooking the sea. Service was good and unobtrusive. We signed up to be woken up if the Northern Lights...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$182 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • West Region >
    • Akranes
    • Also Known As
    • Glymur Hotel Akranes ,
    • Hotel Glymur Iceland/Akranes
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    Traveller (412)
    Room & Suite (331)
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    Bathroom (14)
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    hxb155
    7 February 2017|
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    Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
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    suzieFortCollins
    16 February 2016|
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    Response from Vilhjalmur S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, beautiful surroundings, walking paths. Nice to stay at Hotel, hot tube, nice place for visitors to to sit down and read books and so on. I hope you like if you choose to stay there.
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    TRav100
    25 January 2016|
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    Response from Dianne D | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Not sure what you mean? Great property. Just lovely
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    "Would avoid the main building and stay in the Villas"
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    "Our room was not handicap accessible."
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    "Get a room facing the fjord, Wonderful view."
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    "Get a chalet!"
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