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Fosshotel Vatnajokull

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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“modern hotel”(27 reviews)
“deluxe room”(10 reviews)
“ring road”(38 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After having stayed at the amazing fosshotel glacier lagoon we had quite a let down at this location. The rooms were smaller and far inferior in ambiance, as well as noisy. The shower head was broken and the refrigerator wasn’t plugged in. The breakfast was...More

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Thank I'mPedro
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the third hotel on our tour and was I was told It did not exist a year ago. It appears concrete was pored and furniture placed in. Our room was nice on the second floor. I was able to have a adult beverage...More

Thank ml_lookingforgolf
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is just outside of Hofn and is a beautiful facility. The rooms are very spacious, bathrooms modern and very nice, and the bar/entry/dining area is lovely. The breakfast was great - a nice spread with a huge variety of food. The staff were...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was right next to the ring road which is a great location! The rooms were very clean and big enough. They had a great bar with a fantastic view! Every evening they have happy hour until 7pm where you can enjoy a drink...More

Thank Ams0001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was efficiently and nicely set up. We stayed on the first floor. It was private enough but I do not think they gave us the best view (which I requested for). They have tour buses arriving. It seems like they get busy when...More

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Thank gaweyhe
Response from Antonio N, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gaweyhe, Thank you for taking you time to share your thoughts on Tripadvisor. We are really glad to have hosted you on our hotel. All employees fosshotel vatnajokull hope you had an amazing trip in Iceland. We are looking forward to having you in...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$129 - US$569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$129 - US$569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (335)
Room & Suite (144)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (1)
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kshep727
12 March 2018|
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Response from Antonio N | Property representative |
Dear kshep727, I hereby inform you that all our rooms are equipped with hair dryers. Kind regards, Antonio Navas (Reception Manager at Fosshótel Vatnajökull)
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ZFrear
26 August 2017|
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Response from Thorgils G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served 7-10
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gpsjulie
9 May 2017|
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Response from Gwenyth H | Reviewed this property |
Laundry? Pack light and just bring extra under wear. On a trip like this you won't be worried about laundry, especially if you just went on a ice cave tour. This hotel and every other hotel we stayed at in Iceland had... More
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Room Tips
"If you want to look out your window to see aurora then have one on north side."
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"Both sides of the hotel have amazing views! We did not get to see the Northern Lights, so I am not sure..."
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"The hotel was nice and clean. Would have liked to have gotten a better view."
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"Bathroom facilities are separated"
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