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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“northern lights”(741 reviews)
“hot tub”(206 reviews)
“wake up call”(86 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hidden just off the main road this hotel has a rustic charm an character. The rooms are perfect the location is incredible by the river and the food exemplary.The staff are very welcoming and friendly and the manager also came round to say hi in...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Ranga for two nights in July on a trip to Iceland to celebrate our anniversary. Our stay in Ranga was one of the highlights of our trip. Our room was comfortable and had pretty views looking out on...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hotel Ranga was a good, central base for visiting the sites of Southern Iceland. Very creative, comfortable and clean rooms, including themed suites. Courteous, friendly, helpful service. The owner was present, engaged and very helpful. Good restaurant. Overall, a very pleasant experience, We will return.

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Thank Russell P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed here for two nights. Our two rooms overlooked the river which was unbelievably peaceful and serene. The rooms are a bit dated but spotless. The food at this hotel was excellent. The breakfasts and dinners were all fabulous! Service was also excellent. I...More

Thank funtraveler30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Title says it all. Our room overlooked the parking lot. Rooms on other side had view of a river and an outside seating area but also hot tubs with noisy folks. Have a have open window or too warm in room. Food for breakfast and...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$360 - US$1,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$360 - US$1,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1198)
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Dining (159)
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Family and Play Areas (10)
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thereadbaron
9 August 2018|
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Response from kansaskayaker | Reviewed this property |
Suites have balcony river view and are lovely. It is difficult to fish in Iceland, if you email the hotel they can send you the name of the outfitter they recommend for fishing. While it looks like it would be easy to just... More
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Caymangirl8
17 January 2018|
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Response from Monica C | Reviewed this property |
The hotel does have an observatory with two working telescopes (not sure the type) that are pretty large - they looked a little larger than the type of telescopes that the astronomers use for the star parties in Marfa, TX... More
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Jodie L
17 August 2017|
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Response from Goantaff | Reviewed this property |
A hire car is essential for this hotel, do make sure you make best use of it and see at your own pace the South coast and what this wonderful Island has to offer. Do hire a 4 X 4
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Room Tips
"Choose a room overlooking the river and if possible at the end of the hall which will be quieter."
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"We had room 59 which is the Asia themed room"
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"All rooms are on the one single floor - ranch style."
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"I always ask for a quiet location away from the lobby, stairs or lift (not applicable here)"
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