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Laugarvatn Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most warm friendly hosts, so very accommodating. With a great view of the lake, and a short walk to the geothermal bath. The rooms were small but very cozy, and the beds were very comfortable. Had a nice big kitchen and dining room. And some of the best coffee I've had. There is a piano and a guitar available...

Thank islandshane
Runar G, General Manager at Laugarvatn Hostel, responded to this review

Dear islandshane We are very glad to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future :) Regards, Rúnar G

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a campervan for this trip but decided that we would stay in a hostel for one of the nights as the weather was really bad. We chanced upon this hostel and it was one of the best decision made to stay with them. It is a nice and clean place, kept us warm and toasted, friendly staff as...

Thank touya2902
Runar G, General Manager at Laugarvatn Hostel, responded to this review

Dear touya2902 We hope we see you again some day in the future and hope the air will not be in such a hurry then is it was the other day :) Thank you very much for your good review :) Regards, Rúnar G

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Practical, on the golden circle. Nice view of the lake. Friendly personnel. There's a restaurant but we haven't used it. On our floor (top floor) there was the public use kitchen, clean and well equipped. Room was cold even with the temperature regulator on maximum but no problem to sleep under the covers.

Thank TallWildTraveller
Runar G, General Manager at Laugarvatn Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Steve04TS Im glad you enjoyed your stay with us and will look into the temperature regulater problem. The batteries of the regulator probably need to be "juiced up". I hope we will see you again in the future :) Regards, Rúnar G

Voorburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The Hostel is well heated and has kitchen facilities on each floor. The room although small was comfortable and the beds as well. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We got a mini excursion in the hostel about the working of the geothermic heating. The rooms at the back have beautiful views on the lake. The other side is...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Excellent stay for 2 nights, one post flight from London and one pre flight to Canada. Easy to find after leaving the airport and was a welcome sight at 2am arrival. Bit weird as it was fully light (summer time) at 3am but the room had great blackout blinds, not that a wife needed them. Host was very helpful and...

Thank Hallcottage
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 20 November 2016

If I were to choose a hostel out of the seven I tried during my one-week stay in Iceland I'd definitely go for this one. The hostel is located in the village of Laugarvatn between a mountain and a lake, and not far from two of Iceland's main attractions -Gullfoss and Geysir. A few meters away there's a hot spring...

Thank irenkabcn
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Was surprised how few people staying here despite the close proximity to several attractions. 4-bed dorm room was very spacious with single beds and a bathroom. Kitchen adequate and reasonably well supplied. A very comfortable stay and good value for money

Thank Loosenz
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel is well taken care of and run by a very sweet couple who are extremely helpful, kind, and accommodating. Private room was a good size and had a good washroom. Hostel is located off a major roadway in between 3 popular tourist attractions. The hostel is located next door to a gas station, grocery store and to nearby...

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Skudeneshavn, Norway
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This is my 6th time to this hostel, and I must just say that this place cannot be a better place to stay in the world, the staff is very kind and very helpful, the rooms are very clean and comfortable, beds are amazing, the floor in the room and bathroom and kitchen is so clean that you can almost...

Thank NorwegianTourist1
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

A very good rapport price-quality. The owner is very friendly and helpful. Rooms are comfortable and clean,some with private bathroom,some with shared toilet and shower room. Breakfast is provided under the cost of 10€. Wifi is provided around the hostel. A well equipped kitchen is available for guests. Check-out is at 10am. Excellent choice for one night or even for...

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Additional Information about Laugarvatn Hostel

Address: Dalbraut 10, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
Region: Iceland > South Region > Laugarvatn
Price Range: €73 - €195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Comfortable bed, clean ensuite toilet and room.”
touya2902, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for lake view”
Haelen, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All ground floor in x2 houses next door to each other.”
Hallcottage, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They Haslam They had lake side and street/mountain. Side. Both sides are nice and quiet.”
katetmatts, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rear rooms: amazing lake view but warm in summer. No fans or air-conditioning. Front rooms are cooler with mountain view beside quiet road.”
N8177GXbenb, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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