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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The rooms are big, confortable and clean. Great bread and fruit jams at breakfast. We also had dinner and the food was quite good. The landscape is quiet and nice. Perfect to rest after days of walking around.

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Vancouver, Washington, United States
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168 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Spacious rooms with comfortable beds, extra pillows in the closet. Our hostess was very welcoming when we arrived. While we didn't have time (or energy after staying up late two nights in a row to see the Aurora) to partake in the hot tub, it was definitely something we would have done. Breakfast is a nice European continental buffet with... More 

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Reykjavik
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This hotel is very nice. It is located in the country with a view over the valley. As we were on a bus trip, we had the group menu, that was ordered in good advance. We had the Icelandic traditional Meat soup (kjotsupa) and it tasted well. The rooms are in small houses, each with 6 or 8 rooms. They... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Only one night at this hotel and it was wonderful. We stayed in one of the individual cabins just behind the main reception building. It was quiet - unfortunately, wifi is very weak. Clean room, great breakfast and helpful staff. An easy drive to Husavik to access local amenities.

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Short Hills, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

One of our favorite hotels during our 2 week vacation. Very charming, clean hotel. Nice staff. We stayed in one of the cabins. We had a beautiful view of the meadows. Nice breakfast. It is close to Husavik so we had dinner in Husavik. highly recommended.

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United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our one night here. The room was away from the reception building in a new outbuilding purpose built for tourists. The bedroom was large and well laid out, good facilities and a great view. The main building offered both breakfast and dinner. We didn't have dinner, but we would suggest that visitors to this hotel either eat... More 

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Port Townsend, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I went on a short birding trip based at this wonderful hotel in northern Iceland, and had a glorious time! The hotel is indeed in the middle of nowhere (on road 85 somewhat near Husavik), but the amenities, and especially the restaurant, are very up-town. My room was comfortable and quiet, and had a gorgeous view out over the valley... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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54 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stayed 3 nights at the Hotel and Guesthouse Raudaskrida as we made our way around Iceland. It was easily our favorite stay of our two week trip. The accommodation at Raudaskrida is very nicely done. Our room was large, bright, comfortable, and attractively decorated. There was plenty of space for 2 weeks worth of luggage. In addition to a... More 

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4 reviews
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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in one of the rooms. The family that owns the guesthouse is extremely kind. We were the only ones staying who were having breakfast and they put out the entire buffet just for us! It was amazing. The rooms are cozy, the bathroom was spacious. They're an eco-friendly accommodation. Love that! The grounds are lovely to... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I stayed in one of the cottages in August for one night. It was lovely and quaint and had everything that we needed. There was even a tv! The kitchen was functional with the basic equipment with a dining/kitchen area. The bathroom was clean. Lovely scenery.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Raudaskrida is a family run 3 star country Hotel, at road 85. Its location offers suitable daytrips to several places of interest, like Akureyri, Eyjafjordur, Tjornes peninsula, Lake Myvatn, Dimmuborgir, Dettifoss, Asbyrgi, Hljodaklettar and Godafoss. We are also only a 20 minutes drive from the whale-center at Husavik.Our guests can also enjoy short or longer cycling and hiking trips (free bikes available at the Hotel) in the near surroundings of the Hotel and be informed about the nature and relations of the area to the Icelandic Saga´s. We will also have available a birdwatching house soon to enjoy the birdlife to the utmost. We at Hotel Raudaskrida can offer angling license (trout and salmon) and horseriding upon request.We are rated as 3 star Hotel on the international standard used by the Icelandic Tourist Board and we have also been recognized as eco-friendly by the Nordic Swan. We offer 25 double/twin rooms with or without bathroom. Our rooms, including bathrooms, are also equipped with coffee/tea making possibilities, satellite-TV, radio and a hair dryer. We also have hot tubs at the hotel. We offer breakfast buffet in our restaurant and traditional Icelandic meals for dinner, f.i. lamb and arctic char. Upon request, we prepare lunch bags for out guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel & Guesthouse Raudaskrida

Address: Raudaskrida I | Adaldalur, Husavik 641, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Northeast Region > Husavik
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel & Guesthouse Raudaskrida 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“WiFi in the lobby only.”
  • shower
  • beds for kids
  • kiddie beds
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 of 5 bubbles naturenutNJ, 6 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a new room.”
 of 5 bubbles KoenIceland, 1 Sep 2013 | Read review
“The wooden huts are beautiful-zimmers”
 of 5 bubbles reliwitz, 15 Jul 2013 | Read review
“No special recommendation, but be aware that some rooms are in the main building, others are single cottages, or in buildings with several rooms, partly next to the main building, partly 50-100 meters down the hill.”
  • Inside a 2 persons cottage with shower/WC
  • Inside a 2 persons cottage with shower/WC
 of 5 bubbles AndreasK884, 16 Sep 2012 | Read review
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