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    Vatnsholt

    Vatnsholt 2, Selfoss 801, Iceland
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    Savings alert: 21% below average rate
    US$ 128
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 145 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our group of 10 stayed here last night with reasonable comfort. We got in late, around 8:30pm. Check in was ok. We were in a house that was 5 minutes of driving away from reception. Once we got there one can see there is a...More

    1  Thank eco4fam
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We loved to stay our first night in Iceland here surrounded by the farm atmosphere and all the friendly animals. Breakfast was included for us as well, with free access to refreshments throughout the day. The staff was overall very pleasant towards us, so our...More

    Thank EduSnacker
    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    Tiny room but in general OK. The common facilities are pretty run down and dirty. The worst part is they keep a wild fox and raven caged on the property. These animals looked unwell, no surprise since meant to run wild in nature. Behind the...More

    Thank Edda A
    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    This guesthouse is average. The breakfast was ok, except the pancakes they were delicious. The staff was friendly. Since we didn't spend hardly anytime at all in our room it worked out well. All in all I would stay here again and pray that the...More

    Thank Sierra S
    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    We've stayed two nights in a cottage and it was really great. Although the cottage was really small, there was a comfy bed, a table and a small bathroom with a shower. The view from the window while waking up was amazing. Breakfast was good,...More

    Thank Joannnnnaaaa
    Hotel Borealis
    202 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Selfoss
     
    Stracta Hotel Hella
    480 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Hella
     
    Guesthouse Bitra B&B
    137 reviews
    #5 of 26 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Selfoss
     
    Frost and Fire Hotel
    609 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Hveragerdi
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 81 - US$ 235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • South Region >
    • Selfoss
    • Also Known As
    • Vatnsholt Hotel Selfoss
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    Room & Suite (25)
    Dining (6)
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    Lyndilou69
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from amda85 | Reviewed this property |
    We had our own bathroom in our room.
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    Hilary M
    1 March 2016|
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    Response from louh332 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I don't remember if there was an ATM. We never had trouble using debit and credit cards in Iceland except at a remote lodging place in the west.
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    Deborah F
    13 August 2015|
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    Response from Miriahm D | Reviewed this property |
    Without question no. They do have a bar however and served a very good beer. This may be one of the oddest places I've ever stayed. We kept asking ourselves, now why did we book here? I would consider staying here to see... More
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