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Hotel Gullfoss

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is located 3 minutes drive from the gullfoss waterfall and around 15 minutes drive from the geysirs. It is said to be a wonderful located to see the northern lights, but this also depend on the weather. So when I went I did not see much due to the cloud. But the you would be able to see...

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Thank Kelley C
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We headed here our 2nd day in Iceland with the main intent of seeing the waterfall Gullfoss. The falls are about an hour hike upstream. (We were taking our time). I would highly recommend the hike if that is your thing. The room we had was in the new section, so I can't speak for that part of the hotel....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly, quiet, calm, clean. Amazing base to explore south west Iceland. Great breakfast, dinner and bar area. Staff couldn't have been friendlier. So close to Gullfoss falls and the geysirs. Easy access to beautiful scenery, Reykjavik and the lagoons

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London
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hotel Gullfoss is the perfect spot for enjoying an Icelandic break in the heart of the most amazing countryside. A very clean, well run hotel, friendly team for whom nothing is too much trouble. The hotel is an hours drive from Reykjavic past some of the most interesting attractions to visit. 5 minutes from The Geysir, 2 minutes from Gullfss...

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Ancona, Italy
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very convenient quiet location in the middle of nowhere near Geysir. Friendly and helpful staff. modern hotel and rooms. TV and WiFi Good breakfast - much needed to combat the cold outside. clean. Dinner good as well with usual Icelandic choices but the salmon was of a good standard.

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This remote hotel is perfectly situated if you want to see the three Golden Circle attractions. Easily found off the road between Geysir and Gullfoss. There is a reasonably-sized car park. Make sure you look out for the resident black dog who is quite excitable and runs to greet moving vehicles! The hotel looks brand new. It is modern and...

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Thank PierreMalmaison
United States
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Very clean rooms and staff are friendly. Great view of the outdoors. Restaurant onsite and run by owners. Breakfast included. Nice stay. Rooms all on 1 level. Near several attractions. Dark enough to see the Northern Lights.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

From the exterior look of the hotel and the location, u won't expect much. But the rooms ( new wing ) and the restaurant are nicely done. About dinner, nothing much to shout about and the food took ages. And rather expensive and average quality but there doesn't seem to be other location choices besides the gullies waterfall restaurant which...

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Thank MarcusSemba
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Stayed here in the hope of seeing the Northern Lights and it did not disappoint. Good hotel with comfy beds and substantial continental breakfast. It has a restaurant and is licenced. The bonus was seeing the aurora very little light bleed.

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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Hotel Gullfoss is a nice hotel especially if you want an isolated place to watch the nothern lights. The rooms are quite big and new. The bathroom is big enough. Breakfast is limited but decent. A very good choice for the area.

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Additional Information about Hotel Gullfoss

Address: Brattholt | Blaskogabyggd, Selfoss 801, Iceland
Region: Iceland > South Region > Selfoss
Price Range: €125 - €207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gullfoss 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Front of the hotel as you can lie in bed and look out of the window at the Northern Lights if you're lucky!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Tsorg, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are ground and suitable for disabled. If you want to see the lights from your room choose the north side.”
 of 5 bubbles fussytravellers, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the new section”
 of 5 bubbles peterhK1272EY, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the new wing”
 of 5 bubbles doctorlon, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have outside views due to the elongated design of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles MartinR208, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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