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Hermiston, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Stykkisholmur is a quaint little town on the north side of the Snaefellsness penninsula on the western side of Iceland. A scene in the Movie "Secret Life of Walter Mitty" was filmed here by the little harbor. We were at the end of tourist season (last of September), so the Hring Hotel had rooms with no reservation needed and we... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2015

This hotel is located on the hill overlooking the area so that it gives a pretty good view. Room and the bathroom were just ok but too small for the room rate we paid compared to other hotels we stayed in Iceland. Breakfast was simple but good enough. It is ok overall if you don't expect too much when you... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

We stayed here one night as part of our escorted Iceland tour. This hotel located on a small hill in a quiet residential neighborhood. The main building looked like a factory compound from a distance. Our group were assigned rooms down the hill in an apartment complex. We had to walk up the hill to the main building for both... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

It looks like the rooms have recently been renovated and they look nice. The beds were comfortable but the comforters and pillows were not good at all compared to hotels in Iceland in general, it was like there was a blanket in the cover. The cover was out dated. Shower was nice, and the room in general had plenty of... More 

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Mumbai
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

It's large hotel on small hillock overlooking the tiny town and harbour. The reception area nd resturant are spacious, but the same cannot be said about the rooms. Though neat they are small. The bathroom could have been better planned. Besides being small, the shower area is rather troublesome with its semi-circular half door. Water splashes and flows all over.... More 

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Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

We booked this hotel as part of our South-West region trip. We were greeted by a nice gentleman who gave us our room. Room was quite small and the two single beds were very narrow, with a too small blanket. Room was clean and tidy. Shower was ok, very bad planning. Breakfast was nice, good selection of cheese, ham, vegetables... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

Overall, this is a pretty average place. Exceptions are that the wine pours were generous, the hotel is quiet and the wi-fi was free. When I checked in, the bellman delivered my luggage and I saw that the handle was broken off. "Oh", I exclaimed, "the handle is broken!" He looked at me blandly. I said, "Well, it wasn't broken... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Overlooks the town and the harbor, both of which are within easy walking distance. Small, quainter than some of the bigger hotels you find in Iceland, such as the Hilton in Reykjavik, which is nice. Good spread for breakfast.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

With few options that are reasonably priced, we opted to stay here. This is a hotel that caters to tour large tour groups. The location is okay and is near to the marina by car where the ferry to the Westfjords operates. The rooms are very small as compared to the rooms throughout the rest of our trip. Tiny shower... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights on a fishing trip. The hotel is comfortable and the reception staff were very friendly. The breakfast was good with nice coffee. The dining room can be rather busy if there is a coach party in. Lovely views over the town and the fjord.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fosshotel Stykkisholmur is a recently renovated 3-star hotel in a lovely little fishing village of Stykkishólmur, sometimes called the town of thousand islands. This beautiful town's atmosphere is set by old houses that make you feel like a time traveller. Stykkishólmur is the center for service, trade, and transport for the whole Breidafjordur area. The hotel restaurant has a warm atmosphere, a modern bar and a superb conference room that welcomes up to 300 guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fosshotel Stykkisholmur

Address: Borgarbraut 8, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
Region: Iceland > West Region > Stykkisholmur
Price Range: ₹ 7,160 - ₹ 19,501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fosshotel Stykkisholmur 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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