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sydney
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is a 'tour group' hotel so the basics are all met but nothing very exciting on offer. Fairly small rooms ( but many are in Iceland), fits 2 single beds, hanging space & a small desk. Ensuite bathroom with only shower curtain surrounding shower so whole bathroom floor gets wet. The view from the hotel is lovely and...

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is set up for large groups and tours. The hotel does not have style. The rooms are functional. The front desk staff was grumpy. They did not smile or offer help. The breakfast was good and we especially enjoyed the gravlax. The wifi was not strong enough for FaceTime or Skype.

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Timbuktu, Mali
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Nice, European, clean and tidy on the water in Hofn. Rooms are small but comfortable and many have views of the bay and glaciers on the other side. Quiet location though restaurant can get busy with tour groups. Good, full breakfast included, dinner in hotel restaurant is good, try the Lobster trio - lobster soup, roll and broiled lobster tails.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel overall is ok. In a Scandanavian style with good sized rooms, plenty of parking and ok breakfast. The service is below average (e.g. the person at reception was on the phone talking to someone while she checked us out). But the price is just ridiculous. Almost double what we are paying for similar hotels elsewhere in Iceland, and...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 June 2015

This is certainly acceptable for a small town in Iceland. Nothing fancy but clean and comfortable. No elevator which is a pain if you are above level one. Food was above average. Staff friendly but distant. Not a bad option for this part of the world.

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Sydney
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I thought that this hotel was really nice - very clean and in a good location. Apparently everyone wants a glacier view - in reality, they are still a fair way off, but still beautiful. On the first we couldn't see much as it was a bit hazy, but when it cleared, the views were great. I think we counted...

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2015

A comfortable hotel situated in a quiet area with some beautiful countryside,a varied range of birds and wildlife,excellant area for walking.As expected the staff are friendly and efficient and good English speakers,the rooms are spacious and clean,ideal for a nights sleep,a very enjoyable place to stay.A very nice restaurant with a wide selection of food for all meals.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Its a little bit out of town so enjoy the walk to the harbour. As with other hotels there was no lift so we had to lug luggage up and down stairs. The restaurant was okay. I had the Lobster (Langoustines) as they are supposed to be the speciality of the area. Must admit I had better at other hotels...

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Leiden, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 June 2015

The hotel is a good spot if you want to visit the glaciers and the Jokursarlon lake. The rooms are clean and beds very comfortable. Staff is very friendly and helpful. The breakfast is good value and cater for most Western taste. The hotel has a restaurant and reasonable prices. Hofn is a small town but they have some good...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Stayed overnight as part of a self drive circular tour of iceland - nice comfortable room. Enjoyed a nice breakfast and they even had rice milk. Fab views, but unfortunately our room wasn't sea facing

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Hotel Hofn

Address: Vikurbraut | Hornafjorour, Hofn 780, Iceland
Region: Iceland > East Region > Hofn
Price Range: €124 - €175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Hofn 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Hofn Iceland
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“Ask for a room on the end, away from the stairs.”
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“Make sure to get a room on the 1st floor. Ensure that you get a room in the main building, not the annex”
 of 5 bubbles tluehr1, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“My room was at the end of a long corridor and the door at the end of that corridor was always open which meant the corridor was very cold.”
 of 5 bubbles GeraldineC794, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors will provide better view of the little town”
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