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Hrifunes Guesthouse

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Lafayette, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

At Hrifunes there is a great sense of community. It is in a beautiful location just a bit off of the ring road. There is a great common area with tea and coffee. It was great to sit and chat with other travelers about their journeys. Breakfast is all around a big community table and everyone was very friendly. The...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the guesthouse twice and both times were excellent. The rooms are lovely, the food is amazing. Hadda Bjork Gisladottir is the best of hosts - the guesthouse is exactly what it would be if it were mine. I highly recommend the guesthouse- it is in a great location for visiting the east, south and center of...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was on a solo trip and was welcomed by the host very warmly. Had a great stay and managed to catch the northern lights right outside the house (the host announced it and all of us rushed out)! I also paid for dinner.. it was some lamb with sauce and it was tasty! Highly recommend the place although it might...

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a treat! I stayed here for 2 nights, and thoroughly enjoyed the community farmhouse type of setting, and excellent breakfasts and dinners. I stayed in one of the rooms in the main building, sharing a bathroom with one other room. What a great bathroom! This guesthouse is out in the countryside, on a gravel road, which adds to the...

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

By far the best guesthouse we stayed at in Iceland. Arna was so helpful, kind and accommodating. When you think of a cozy place to call home base, this is your go-to. Cozy and relaxing are the perfect words to describe our experience here. Thank you to the whole staff for just an awesome, icelandic experience. Great breakfasts, clean rooms,...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This B&B is a great place to stay for a couple days. The location is exceptional with great views down a hilly area overlooking a large body of water. Lots of day trips within reach. This B&B also has a great common living and dining room with an awesome atmosphere. Everyday you can meet others that are exploring the region,...

Thank krmesserdfw
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We loved it for it's uniqueness; as the name implies it's a small guesthouse, which is being expanded - hopefully losing none of it's charm. The rooms were small, clean and comfortable, the doors don't fit, and the furniture and decor would best be described as individual - I liked the flying Geese! It's as far away from a chain...

Thank Mike K
Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Haukur and Hadda had it all in there hands, fabulous dinner, dance music from original vinyl records and breakfast you will not forget. Stunning view to Katla ready to erupt, what more can you ask for ?

Thank Guðjón E
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We loved staying at the Hrifunes Guesthouse. We booked a 4-person room but they had an empty room and let us take that as well! The guesthouse is warm, cozy, and welcoming. You MUST participate in the Hrifunes dinner, it is a really nice communal meal, and the food is the best you will eat in Iceland. Make sure to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We made a last minute booking and couldn't have been happier. We stayed in a double room with shared bathroom but it is only shared by two rooms and when we stayed the other room was vacant. The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful giving us advice on driving routes, the weather, and where to go. There is a family...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cosy and rustic accommodation in South-Iceland. Hrifunes Guesthouse is located in the heart of South Iceland, close to Landmannalaugar and the highlands, Vatnajokull National Park, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and the towns; Kirkjubaejarklaustur and Vik. A romantic and rustic guesthouse with a personal service and unique atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hrifunes Guesthouse

Address: Hrifunes | Kirkjubaejarklaustur - Vik, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 880, Iceland
Region: Iceland > South Region > Kirkjubaejarklaustur
Price Range: ₹ 9,795 - ₹ 20,492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“It is a guesthouse so some of the rooms are in the house, some are outside en suite, they are in the process of adding 6 new rooms”
19Patricia42, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Check to what the status is of their current expansion for room type and availability”
Triciaukus, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the new rooms with a view. They are not finished yet but should be in April or May 2017.”
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krmesserdfw, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I'd recommend one with a view out over the inlet below, rather than in the main house or the other outer building that doesn't have a view.”
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rrroww, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Moroccan lamb was fabulous!”
jlh1455, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
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