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Icelandair Hotel Herad
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Egilsstadir
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Typical iceland air hotel, very helpful staff, especially the manager, who went to great lengths to ensure all needs were meet. Lovely breakfast as usual, hotel very busy with lots of coach trips but very friendly for our overnight stay.

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a night before heading to lake myvatn. Located in the town centre there are 2 supermarkets (bonus and discount store), a couple of souviner stores, a coffee house, a bank. Very convenient!

We are a party of 3 on a group tour and were supposed to share a room, however turned out we have a connecting room instead of a triple occupancy room!

Wifi is only provided free within the lobby area and the restaurant.

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Thank Jacqueline A
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Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

Like most hotels in Iceland, this is not a luxurious hotel. The exterior is quite plain but the interior decor is bright and cheerful. It would s in the commercial centre of Eggilsstadir. There are two supermarkets within a few minutes' walk. The room is not large. We had breatfast, lunch and supper in the hotel and the food was good. One can have a cold beer from the tap before supper and all drinks are half priced at happy hours. Internet service is provided free both in the lobby and in the room.

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Thank Wun Tong L
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Reviewed 16 September 2013

Totally didn't expect such a personal service in a hotel like this. But we were WOWed. Room is comfortable and clean, we were on 3rd floor with nice sunset view. Restaurant is outstanding and service is also great. The hotel manager made us feel like we were her friends visiting Iceland! She recommeded us to find hotpots up in the highlands, we chatted about aurora and she planned our drive from the town to the next destination. We asked our agent to change one hotel to another Icelandair Hotel simply because of the experience at this hotel!

Room Tip: 327 had a great sunset view and very quiet
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  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank samandjet
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Reviewed 16 September 2013

The rooms were nice and large.

Our room was on the main floor near the elevator and next to the men's bathroom. We were a little concerned but felt relieved when I ran a few tests flushing urinals and toilets and not a peep was heard.

The lamb at dinner was tough and barely edible. Seems strange to have a bad cut of lamb in Iceland. The other items were okay.

It took about half an hour to get the bills for my three rooms due to a computer glitch. Hopefully that was a rare occurrence.

We would probably stay here again but definitely eat elsewhere.

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Thank MikeInPennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 September 2013 via mobile

Spacious modern hotel, large area and bar.
Bedroom modern and nicely furnished. Tea making facilities but no fridge or safe in bedroom. Walk in shower in bathroom , face flanels even provided. Pay wifi in bedroom, Disappointing that connection cost approximately £5 per 24 hours , however free in lounge. Meals of a very high standard (although as we were on a tour it was a fixed menu). A lovely hotel located in a lovely area! Even saw the Northern lights!

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Thank wonderfree41
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

Stayed here for a week recently for work and wasn’t sure what to expect as I saw pictures of a white box online and also noted it was associated with an airline. Getting to it was nice though, all of 5 minutes from the domestic airport, the hotel is very welcoming and warmly designed inside, with mostly friendly staff. English was very well spoken as it is in the country generally and the lobby was nicely colored and laid out. The rooms were simple but nicely done with clean furniture and shapes – not as well designed as the public areas but still felt nice and modern. Good storage space and OK beds (bit soft for me personally).

The restaurant was good although mostly meat of course; can get busy if tour groups are passing, as they were some nights. Breakfast was good and included; wifi was about £6 per day, although was free in the lobby area at least.

Very nice comfortable stay – not the best for views perhaps, since it is in the town, but many great open places are easily reached with a drive.

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled on business
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Address: Midvangur 5-7, Egilsstadir 700, Iceland
Region: Iceland > East Region > Egilsstadir
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Egilsstadir
Price Range: £80 - £142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Icelandair Hotel Herad 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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