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Akureyri Backpackers

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free beer”(12 reviews)
“the kitchen”(38 reviews)
“private room”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree beerthe kitchenprivate roomburger and beergood vibesclean toiletswelcome drinkthe main streetbed dormbar downstairsnice atmospheretop floorlocated rightrecommend staying hereother travelersperfect locationfree wifi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely relaxed atmosphere, full of travellers and locals of all ages. Happy hour (17-1900) beers are some of the cheapest in the city and they look after it well, it can get busy around this time! Never had a bad meal, and I had...More

Thank Vicky A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I traveled alone to Akureyri and stayed at this hostel for 2 nights. It was standard bunk-bed room, clean toilets and it even has a sauna downstair! They do not provide towel so you have to rent it from the hostel. I love the coffee...More

Thank Bertha A
Reviewed 6 March 2018

If you are looking for a sweet place, with positive vibes and cosy accommodation look no more. The place is great, with nice rooms, good chill area and a wonderful mixture of locals and travellers to hang out if you are in a mood. We...More

Thank Антон К
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The breakfast is nothing to get excited about. The beds were terrible. The bar next door was SO loud. The staff was friendly but there was no consideration taken for the room request I made, The sauna was off and needed a half an hour...More

Thank AJICE
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Visited 29.1.18 early evening 1st night in Akureyri. Ordered a beef burger and a chicken burger, at first the food looked fine but soon discovered the chicken in the burger was raw in places. Told the staff and they cooked another chicken burger and the...More

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US$ 54 - US$ 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 54 - US$ 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"street view"
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"choice a room that is not with a street view, so you dont get interupted by party and cleaning cars in the..."
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"great for groups of people"
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"Private rooms are available, but if you're willing to risk sleeping with strangers to save a few bucks..."
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