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    Hotel Skaftafell

    Skaftafelli 2 | Freysnesi, Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park 785, Iceland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$364
          US$352
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          US$353
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          Overview
          • Excellent12%
          • Very good34%
          • Average40%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible3%
          3 days ago
          “Booked by agent as part of a self drive tour”
          1 week ago
          “Location, Location, Location”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
          456 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Vatnajokull National Park
           
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          23 reviews
          #3 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Hvolsvollur
           
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          It doesn't look like much, just a hotel alongside the roof. But, inside you have the most friendly staff. The rooms are typically small, especially for two adults and a teenager. Our room faced the snow topped mountain. Dinner was very good with preparations unusual...More

          Thank Robert C
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          We arrived earlier than expected and happily the room was ready. This is a big hotel catering for large groups. However we received good individual service with a welcoming smile. Our room was large in the main building (I noted there were other 'maybe smaller'...More

          Thank Granny-Mae
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I've read the reviews saying this is a 'basic' hotel. I don't think so! For a start, we have black out blinds, paper hankies in the room and a kettle. The radiator works and the windows open. There is also a TV in the room...More

          Thank Angelichris
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We booked here because it is the ONLY hotel close to Skaftafell National Park. The room was ok, though the exterior looked like a penal colony. Wonderful view of the glacier. Good breakfast. Dinner was adequate especially given that there are no other restaurants nearby....More

          Thank Metsfan08
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The room and bathroom were quite small and basic, but clean. However, the room was very hot and muggy. There is no way to adjust the temperature and there is no fan in the bathroom, so after we would shower the room would get very...More

          Thank Tara S
          Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
          456 reviews
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          39 reviews
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          Lindartun Guesthouse
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$191 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 63
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          • Also Known As
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          AEGdaddy
          do you have availability for 4 adults on 5/24- 5/25?
          24 May 2017|
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          Response from MorHalimi | Reviewed this property |
          I think you should refer you Q to the hotel. TA community can't help you with that. Contact the hotel :)
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          Robert H
          I am traveling in April with my wife and 16 year old daughter am I able to book a room with just a double bed? (Double bed room is all you have available during our days)
          10 March 2017|
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          Response from Ingimar Á | Property representative |
          Hi just send me a request to info@hotelskaftafell.is and I will see what I can do
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          "Ask for the 300 rooms. Exterior is uninviting, Rooms are quiet, and modern with radiant heat in the..."
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          "ask for the 300 zone, with views of glacier"
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          "don't stay here"
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          "Our room was in a newer section in the back in a separate building where it was quiet and had a view."
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