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    Guesthouse Skalafell

    Route 1, Hofn 781, Iceland
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    1 - 5 of 121 reviews

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    The Guesthouse Skalafell is nestled in a tiny village near the scenic waterfall of the same name. A surprisingly large and very cool outdoor sauna and hot tub are available on an outdoor deck. The bathroom is small but functional.

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    Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

    The guesthouse is located near jokulsarlon and easy to find. The owner/manager of the guesthouse is nice and friendly. Our cabin is quite spacious and cozy. Breakfast is ok but limited variety. Although the place is located out of town but if you plan to...More

    Thank Gift_piyada
    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    Beautiful log cabins. Spacious, good shower, parking right outside the chalet. Excellent home made food for evening meal and breakfast. Very helpful staff, and voted the best place we stayed on our whole trip on the circular drive around Iceland by all members of th...More

    Thank Katharine54
    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    This was perfect for us. The cabin was comfortable and cozy and the meals delicious. But our favorite was the hike. Five mile loop that starts right on the property and we were completely alone. We passed through so much different terrain and amazing beauty.......More

    Thank Gernsey
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    We stayed here one night while driving the ring road around Iceland. It is surrounded by national park and just across the ring road from the ocean - a beautiful serene setting. Our room was in the main house. It was very clean and both...More

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    • US$ 139 - US$ 233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    • Iceland >
    • East Region >
    • Hofn
    • Also Known As
    • Skalafell Guesthouse And Cottages Hotel
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    nd2trvmore
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from Jonathan C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, breakfast is included.
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    16 January 2017|
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    Response from Bupuffy | Reviewed this property |
    I am not quite sure as I was there in August. Please check with other sources or the guesthouse. As far as I could remember, the guesthouse is right next to highway. One doesn't need to go off road to get to the... More
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    "Ask for a room facing the waterfall"
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    "Chalets were a good choice, rather than inside the main building"
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    "Get yourself a private cabin with the waterfall view"
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    "No tip needed"
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