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    Vik HI hostel

    Nordur-Vik Sudurvikurvegur 5 | Mýrdal, Vik 870, Iceland
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    Traveller (67)
    Dining (14)
    Room & Suite (8)
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good38%
    • Average23%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible2%
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    “top floor” (8 reviews)
    “smoked trout” (2 reviews)
    “single room” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 2 October 2015

    I don't want to be unfair, so I'll start with this. I don't mind sharing a room with strangers, and I don't mind a shared kitchen or bathroom. However, I would always prefer a private room if I had the choice. I'm not a big...More

    Thank Jimi H
    Reviewed 7 September 2015

    This hostel is up on the hill overlooking the southern coast and Vik. Beautiful surroundings and a very clean, welcoming building. Great breakfast and even better coffee (does cost extra). We loved Vik and this great little hostel. Note: the roosters that roam the property...More

    Thank jackson a
    Reviewed 23 August 2015

    this is a charming old building with friendly, acommodating staff. There is a nice lounge with books, games and a box of giveaway stuff, the kitchen is okay, the eating room is good. Some things are in a bit of a disrepair. We told the...More

    1  Thank eti_erik
    Reviewed 17 August 2015

    I stayed in this hostel in August 2015 and I really liked the hostel. The atmosphere was wonderful; I met very friendly people. Yes, the guesthouse is not in the town centre, but it is worth the walk. The view from the hostel is fantastic....More

    1  Thank elma2424
    Reviewed 6 July 2015

    This was the first hostel my father and I stayed at during our Iceland stay and being so, we had to purchase a Hosteling International membership card. We had booked the reservation online but when we came in to pay the girl at the counter...More

    Thank Dawson J
    Response from Æsa G, Owner at Vik HI hostelResponded 10 July 2015

    I am sorry about this trouble we are facing and I am trying to get to the bottom on this. As I said in the e-mails between us there is nothing wrong with the booking and I know you did stay at our hostel, sorry...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Price range
    • US$180 - US$418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • South Region >
    • Vik
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    "If booking off-peak, it might be better to book the 6-bed dorm rooms as they would not be full."
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    "Ask for a room upstair"
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    "Maybe ask for a room on the first floor where the kitchenettes are located?"
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    "Nice hostel but expensive for what it offers."
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