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Vatnsholt 2, Selfoss 801 Iceland See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Pool
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Price and quality was really great! We had the best breakfast here in our trip in Iceland. Rooms were nice and clean, and the scent was pleasing in every place. Nothing to complain about! Staff was very polite.

Thank ronja m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there only for one night but was pleasantly surprised by how big the hotel was - We had a room with private bathroom and it was clean and fairly quiet. Breakfast was complimentary and plentiful. We got to the hotel late (close to...More

Thank zenuws
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very nice location from which to see the south coast. Great views from there. On a clear day you can easily see the Westman Isles. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Great breakfasts. Wifi is good as well. Would definitely stay here again.More

Thank Jimshelton60
Response from Vatnsholt, Guest Relations Manager at VatnsholtResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jimshelton60, thank you so much for taking time to write down such a lovely review! We are so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for such kind words about our place and its restaurant, it is really kind of you!...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed here to continue our journey towards Vik and it’s a farm located off the main road, abt 16 mins drive from Selfoss. Our room is at the basement, a few stairs down and it’s small - 2 singles bed combined and a bunk...More

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Response from Vatnsholt, Guest Relations Manager at VatnsholtResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear SDior, first of all, we would like to thank you for taking time to write this nice feedback, we truly appreciate it! We are so happy to read, that you enjoyed your stay at our place and liked our breakfast! It is so nice...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

As previous reviewers have said, the cottages are "cozy" for which you can read tiny! Our cottage was well laid out and efficient however and the beds were very comfy - I would suggest darker drapes however - when we were just there, it was...More

Thank chrisandpeterCanmore
Response from Vatnsholt, Guest Relations Manager at VatnsholtResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear chrisandpeterCanmore, first of all, let us thank you for taking your time to write down this feedback, we truly appreciate it. We are very happy to hear, that you enjoyed our breakfast, it is very nice of you to write such a kind words...More

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Vatnsholt is a newly renovated country lodge in a beautiful setting above the lake of Villingarholt. From Vatnsholt you will enjoy a magnificent view where you can easily spot the Westman islands ...More (Vestmannaeyjar), the glacier of Eyjafjall (Eyjafjallajökull), the Tinda Mountains (Tindfjöll), the famous volcano Hekla and the slopes of Hella. Vatnsholt is conveniently located 70 km from Reykjavik with an easy access from the main highway, only 16 km from the nearest town of Selfoss where you will find all the modern comforts a town has to offer. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$95 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vatnsholt Hotel Selfoss
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Vatnsholt Iceland/Selfoss
Location
Iceland > South Region > Selfoss
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$95 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vatnsholt Hotel Selfoss
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Vatnsholt Iceland/Selfoss
Location
Iceland > South Region > Selfoss
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Lyndilou69
14 January 2017|
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Response from amda85 | Reviewed this property |
We had our own bathroom in our room.
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Hilary M
1 March 2016|
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Response from louh332 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember if there was an ATM. We never had trouble using debit and credit cards in Iceland except at a remote lodging place in the west.
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Deborah F
13 August 2015|
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Response from Miriahm D | Reviewed this property |
Without question no. They do have a bar however and served a very good beer. This may be one of the oddest places I've ever stayed. We kept asking ourselves, now why did we book here? I would consider staying here to see... More
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"Great views, AMAZING common room with comfy couches and a killer kitchen. Room #7 is by far the best and..."
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