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Gistihus Joa

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  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Located above a coffee shop in a fishing village. Spacious room with a glimpse of the harbour from our balcony. 3 single beds with space around them to move, plus room for bags. Super clean shared bathroom plus extra toilet. Quiet location. Lovely linens including...More

Thank SydneyKazdi
Response from GistihusJoa, Owner at Gistihus JoaResponded 9 June 2017

Dear guests, thank you for the kind review, we are pleased that me made is so pleasant. Best regards Ida and staff

Reviewed 4 June 2017

I stayed at the Olafsfjordur campsite which is next to the town's activity center. Payment is not collected at the campsite, but at this guesthouse. The campsite is very basic, no showers in easy access for campers, just a toilet house. It was an ok...More

Thank angelfish28
Reviewed 22 March 2017

very cozy guesthouse, the cafe downstairs offers a very nice breakfast with coffee, juice, home-made bread, eggs and much more. The owner and staff was very welcoming and informed us about events in the town. The town is a perfect starting point for ski-tours and...More

Thank julianpilz
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Lovely Village/Town on a Fjord, but that is as far as it goes... The Guesthouse was nice, great rooms, warm and lots of hot water from Shower. Even had dressing gowns! The Outdoor Swimming Pool was just down the road and was nice to sit...More

Thank JetsetZoom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Found this little cafe - Kaffe Klara- out front of this guesthouse and stopped for coffee and cake. A real surprise in a part of Iceland that can seem a bit sleepy and deserted at times! Warming vegetable soup and home baked bread. If you...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Room with a view of the harbour"
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"One room has two twin beds and the little more expensive one has one king"
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