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Fosshotel Vatnajokull

Lindarbakki 781, Hofn Iceland
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Fosshotel Vatnajokull is 3 star hotel with a restaurant & bar offering a panoramic view of Vatnajokull glacier. All guestrooms and restaurant/bar facilities are non-smoking.
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Great View
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Full view
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Egilsstadir Airport111 km
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All reviews modern hotel ring road northern lights excellent hotel heated floors remote location nice view beautiful location glacier view spent two nights coffee machine hotel restaurant included breakfast comfortable rooms tongue long drive road trip
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We stayed in this hotel for two nights. It was a very modern looking room and our first impression was that it was a great room. There is a separate room with a toilet and sink with a frosted door. The problem with that, is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kathy N
Response from AntonioN2852, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kathy, Thank you for taking your time to share your thought on Tripadvisor. I am thrilled to hear that your stay in Fosshótel Vatnajökull went as expected and that you liked the room in which you were allocated, the professionalism of our staff and...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

An amazing location , slightly out of town so has a really isolated feel to it , and the views in every direction are incredible particularly those of the glaciers. Love this style of architecture and the interior is just as good. A very welcoming...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from AntonioN2852, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 28 October 2018

Dear Nadenshadow, Thank you for the outstanding 5* review following your recent experience here at Fosshótel Vatnajökull. I am thrilled to hear how superb your stay was at our hotel. I would like to thank you too for all the compliments about the service, the...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Stayed at this hotel on the night of our wedding anniversary and was greeted by friendly professional staff on reception. Offered to book us a table for dinner which we did with it being a celebration at which point the gentleman on reception promptly upgraded...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from AntonioN2852, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 28 October 2018

Dear Japhew, Thank you for rating us the highest score and taking your time to write this fabulous review on Tripadvisor. It is always a pleasure to read these kind words about the staff, the hotel´s facilities, the restaurant, breakfast and also the surroundings! We...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

This hotel has great views all around. Perfect for sunsets/sunrise. The rooms are small but comfortable and very clean. I would stay again. I'm giving very good instead of excellent only because breakfast was kind of lacking. There didn't seem to be much choice and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ken3787
Response from AntonioN2852, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 25 October 2018

Dear Ken3787, Thank you for taking your time to share your thoughts on Tripadvisor. I am glad to hear that your stay in Fosshotel Vantajokull was pleasant. However, I regret that the breakfast did not meet your expectations. All staff from Fosshótel Vatnajökull hope that...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Arrived in Hofn after travelling the South Coast from Vik. It was early evening when we arrived and we were greeted warmly by reception and asked if we wanted to book a table for dinner in the hotel restaurant, which we did. The hotel was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank TheGupsters
Response from AntonioN2852, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel VatnajokullResponded 21 October 2018

Dear guest, Thank you very much for this fabulous review. I am very happy to hear that your stay could have not been better! And both the room in which you were allocated and also the restaurant met your expectations! Hope that your trip went...More

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kshep727
12 March 2018|
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Response from AntonioN2852 | Property representative |
Dear kshep727, I hereby inform you that all our rooms are equipped with hair dryers. Kind regards, Antonio Navas (Reception Manager at Fosshótel Vatnajökull)
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ZFrear
27 August 2017|
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Response from Thorgils G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served 7-10
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gpsjulie
9 May 2017|
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Response from gwenythh | Reviewed this property |
Laundry? Pack light and just bring extra under wear. On a trip like this you won't be worried about laundry, especially if you just went on a ice cave tour. This hotel and every other hotel we stayed at in Iceland had... More
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"our room was facing the glacier, but we did not have a good view because the hotel itself was in the way."
KathyN529
6 Nov 2018
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"room 215 is perfect for a nice quiet nights sleep"
TheGupsters
15 Oct 2018
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"Get a room with a view. "
abrusie
14 Sep 2018
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"See the title of this review..."
otto228
11 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$136 - US$596 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IcelandEast RegionHofn
NUMBER OF ROOMS
66
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