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Albany, NY
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The location is close enough to the ferry to make it an easy walk. It IS a little funky to look at the streets as you leave the ferry area. The hotel is adequate. Not much around it but who spends time near the hotel anyway. When we tried to check in, there was no at the reception desk. Us...

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Bordentown, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The guesthouse is centrally located, right by the harbor and in close proximity to several supermarkets, cafés, restaurants, and shops. For people travelling without a car it would be reasonable to roll your suitcase from the ferry to the guesthouse. Our room with private bathroom was quite large, very clean, recently renovated, bright, and comfortable with a good view of...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Great location adjacent to the ferry terminal and local supermarkets and restaurants. Very quiet. Very clean. Big rooms. Good buffet breakfast with lots of selection. Helpful receptionist. No complaints.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stayed for one night early August 2016 and it was definitely the best accommodation of our Iceland trip. Large rooms, very quiet yet very central. The breakfast was generous and delicious. Highly recommended

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for three nights. Our room on the second floor was quite large, clean, and very pleasant. We also saw that they have a large number of Japanese-style "compartment hotel" beds, but we didn't try these out! (They are apparently imported from China). The service is very friendly and helpful, and the prices reasonable for Iceland (that is, expensive)....

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Tall Timbers, Maryland
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stayed here for two nights and were pleased with all aspects of the guesthouse. The staff were pleasant and efficient, offering to help in all aspects of our visit. The included breakfast buffet was ample with fresh-baked breads, juices, fruit, meat cheese, cereal and other foods all available. the rooms were large with comfortable beds and bedding. We could...

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Perfectly located in the middle of the town near all the bars and restaurants. Very helpful staff Big spacious rooms. Would definitely stay here again if visiting Westmann islands again Great breakfast to start the day

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing location, just a 2 minute stroll from the harbour.. lovely rooms , comfy beds and really friendly staff perfect point to check out the island.. highly recommended , free breakfast which my girlfriend said was lovely.. my stay here was warm relaxing just what we needed

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

4 minute walk from the ferry, clean, accommodated the four of us easily. Good breakfast. Perfect place for a visit to the magnificent Westman Islands. Staff very helpful guided us to great hikes, restaurants and boat tours. Highly recommended!

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Lehi, Utah
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This guesthouse was very clean, attractive, and centrally located. The host was very nice, and the breakfast was a typical guesthouse breakfast which we enjoyed. The only struggle was getting our very heavy suitcases up the stairs, but the cute gals cleaning the rooms pitched in and helped us! So very friendly!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Guesthouse Hamar

Address: Herjolfsgata 4, Vestmannaeyjar 900, Iceland
Region: Iceland > South Region > Westmann Islands > Heimaey Island > Vestmannaeyjar
Price Range: ₹ 5,946 - ₹ 14,699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Guesthouse Hamar 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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