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    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
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    “northern lights” (114 reviews)
    “hot tub” (90 reviews)
    “whale fjord” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 October 2014

    If you want to get away from crowds, noise, lights, distractions then this is the perfect place. Don't be fooled by the hotel's functional exterior, ( it has to resist the harsh Icelandic weather after all!), the hotel is warm, comfortable and an oasis at...More

    Thank YorkshireDeb
    Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

    We treated ourselves to the villa romance for the last two nights of our Icelandic travels. It was so romantic and clean and lovely. We had our own hot tub with an amazing view. Own kitchen for making meals. Very quiet which meant peaceful nights...More

    Thank Gemma W
    Reviewed 20 October 2014

    We spent a week in villa romance, one of the private cabins of Hotel Glymur. The villa was beautiful. One bedroom (with the only king size bed of our 4 hotels in Iceland), good sized bathroom, open living/dining space with full size kitchen and a...More

    1  Thank Jennifer M
    Reviewed 19 October 2014

    Perched on a hill with outstanding views across the Fjord - this hotel was, from our perspective, not what we expected from a 4 star. The standard room was small, worn in places, the design felt very dated and lacking real finesse; beds were very...More

    Thank DK63
    Reviewed 19 October 2014

    Hotel Glymur was our “indulgence stay” at the end of a long holiday. Situated overlooking the Hvalfjorur and out of town it is a little resort of self-contained comfort. The rooms are two level, having a mezzanine floor for the bed and a sitting area...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Hot Tub
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    • US$ 159 - US$ 401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • West Region >
    • Akranes
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    • Glymur Hotel Akranes
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    hxb155
    8 February 2017|
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    Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
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    16 February 2016|
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    Response from Vilhjálmur S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, beautiful surroundings, walking paths. Nice to stay at Hotel, hot tube, nice place for visitors to to sit down and read books and so on. I hope you like if you choose to stay there.
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    Response from Dianne D | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Not sure what you mean? Great property. Just lovely
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    "Grab a drink and sit in the hot tubs and watch over the Fjord."
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    "Would avoid the main building and stay in the Villas"
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    "Our room was not handicap accessible."
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    "Get a room facing the fjord, Wonderful view."
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