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    Heradsskolinn Boutique Hostel

    Laugarbraut 2 | The Golden Circle, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
    011 354 537 8060
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “old school” (35 reviews)
    “golden circle” (68 reviews)
    “northern lights” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 230 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Found this by lucky accident while driving the golden circle. A converted boarding school decorated with vintage furniture and books. Great views of the nearby lake and hot springs from the rooms and Cafe.

    Thank Nick L
    Response from Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Boutique HostelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Nick ! Thank you for such a beautiful review. Hopefully we get the change to welcome you again in the nearby future. Best regards

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

    My husband, I and our 2.5 year old son visited Iceland at the end of July 2017. We spent one evening at Fontana spa and dropped into the inn for a late dinner after the spa. Even though the restaurant manager was trying to close...More

    Thank Alice L
    Response from Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Boutique HostelResponded 19 September 2017

    Dear Alice ! Thank you so much for such a beautiful review. It really warms our hearts to read it and makes us feel that we are doing something right here at Heradsskolinn. Hopefully we get the change to welcome you again in the nearby...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the best hostel I have ever stayed in. It's near the great Fontana and is beautiful inside. It's cosy and enyoable. You feel right at home at the very entrance. Would definitely recommend this place.More

    Thank Juan David V
    Response from Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Boutique HostelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Juan David ! Thank you so much for your really kind words. They mean a lot for us and we are extremely thankful. You have a home away from home here at Heradsskolinn and hopefully we get the change to welcome you again in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is an renovated school, very nicely decorated. It almost looks like a museum. We loved the interior a lot. The room was comfortable and the shared facilities were very clean. The restaurant was a bit pricy, but the food was good. It is...More

    Thank Nina V
    Response from Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Nina ! Thank you so much for reviewing our hostel. We are so happy to read your review and really thankful when we hear about our guest´s experience being good. We wish you a happy new year and hope to see you again. Best...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here for one night while making our way around the Golden Circle. It’s a nice picturesque building next to the lake and the Fontana Spa is down the street. We loved that you had to take off your shoes at the door and...More

    Thank Lamont R
    Response from Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Lamont ! Thank you so much for reviewing Heradsskolinn. It really mean a lot for us to hear about our guest´s experience. We wish you a happy new year and hopefully we get the change to welcome you again here in the nearby future....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • South Region >
    • Laugarvatn
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    brooklyntruman
    17 January 2017|
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    Response from bronteremsik | Reviewed this property |
    The toilets and showers are both private with stalls. The bathrooms are very clean and the shower stalls were huge! There's two curtained sections so you can change and keep your clothes dry & private while also keeping them... More
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    MelindaW6
    16 August 2016|
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    Response from Laaahmp | Reviewed this property |
    Journey from the airport is a little over an hour, but I'd say give yourself about two, purely because you're going to want to stop and have a look around on the way. We saw the lights about a 10 minute drive away from the... More
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    gdwtch
    7 June 2015|
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    Response from Sverrir S | Property representative |
    Dear friend, It is the only bus you can reach but if you check out: Reykjavik Excursions website then you might jump on board with Golden Circle sight seeing tours - they come by 3-6 times each day during summer :) Best... More
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    Room Tips
    "No noice, great views from all rooms."
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    "Family room for six offered good space; No noise issues; Nice views of the lake"
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    "Request a bathtub in advance"
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    "If available choose the lake view, and get a private room and bathroom"
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