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Hlíd Hostel

Mountain hostel in Myvatn

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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ZAR 2,992

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  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (Sleeping Bag Accommodation) - Shared kitchen
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Hraunbrún, Myvatn, 660, Northeast Region, Iceland
8,2.Very good.
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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 14 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Breakfast available
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry

Feel at home

  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities

What’s around

  • Myvatn Nature Baths - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Namafjall - 4.4 mi / 7.1 km
  • Hverfjall Crater - 4.5 mi / 7.3 km
  • Hverarondor Hverir - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km
  • Dimmuborgir - 7.9 mi / 12.7 km
  • Leirhnjukur - 9.6 mi / 15.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Family Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (Sleeping Bag Accommodation)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Myvatn Nature Baths - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Namafjall - 4.4 mi / 7.1 km
  • Hverfjall Crater - 4.5 mi / 7.3 km
  • Hverarondor Hverir - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km
  • Dimmuborgir - 7.9 mi / 12.7 km
  • Leirhnjukur - 9.6 mi / 15.4 km
  • Krafla Volcano - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Viti Crater - 10.1 mi / 16.3 km
  • Pseudo Craters - 13.2 mi / 21.2 km
  • Laugum Pool - 22.9 mi / 36.9 km

Getting around

  • Akureyri (AEY) - 66 min drive
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Hraunbrún, Myvatn, 660, Northeast Region, Iceland

At a glance

Size

  • 14 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 5:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Elda Guesthouse (Address: Helluhraun 9 GPS POINTS N65° 38' 25.53 If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
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At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Mountain biking on site

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities

Facilities

  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic

In the room

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Housekeeping - once per stay

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Bed sheets fee: EUR 11 per person, per stay

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 17.25 for adults and EUR 8 for children (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

  • Hot springs access available from 9:00 AM to midnight

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International and cash.

Also known as

  • Hlíd Hostel Myvatn
  • Hlíd Myvatn
  • Hlíd
  • Hlíd Hostel Myvatn
  • Hlíd Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hlíd Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Myvatn

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Hlíd Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Gamli Bærinn (11-min walk), Vogafjós Farm Resort (2.2 mi), and Café Kvika (3.3 mi).
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as mountain biking. Additional recreation onsite includes helicopter/airplane tours. Hlíd Hostel also has a picnic area.
8,2.Very good.
  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Tres p ropre grannde cuisine bien équipée et salle a manger. Belle vue.

    DOMINIQUE, 3 night trip, Oct 9, 2021

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Habitación pequeña pero compensa la buena ubicació

    CARME, 1 night family trip, Aug 12, 2021

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Great stay, easy access to kitchenware and lots of room for guests.

    Sebastian, 1 night trip, Jul 10, 2021

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Wenn man nicht für das Bett zeug bezahlen will Schlafsack selber mit nehmen. War ganz angenehm.

    1 night trip, Jun 1, 2019

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  • 6,0.Good

    Très bien situé joli véranda pour la cuisine, chambre petite pour 4 et peu de douche et WC

    Maeva, 2 night trip with friends, May 23, 2019

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  • 6,0.Good

    방이 너무 추웠습니다. 다른 편의 시설은 훌륭했으나 샤워 시설이 부족했습니다. 아침에 씻을 때 많이 기다렸습니다.

    1 night trip, Feb 12, 2019

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Shiran, 1 night trip, Sep 9, 2021

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    2 night trip, Jul 17, 2019

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