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Guesthouse Vellir

Vellir, Vik 871, Iceland
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Ranked #5 of 7 Vik B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Midlands UK
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly a beautiful location. Very remote with lovely views of the ocean, farmland and the snow covered mountains. The place appeared to have been recently renovated. The rooms were nice; ours had a nice view of the mountains and the sea. The bathrooms was a good size and in good order. Bedding and towels were nice and clean. Room was... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Guesthouse Vellir for one night in September. This is a fairly newly renovated establishment, the rooms are of good standard and the breakfast was excellent. The best sellingpoint of Vellir is the view, which is gorgeous, as well as the quaint and quiet farmyard feeling you get with nearby grazing sheep. I recommend stopping here if you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Guesthouse Vellir, on our 2 weeks trip around iceland. We were very pleased with our choice of this guesthouse and enjoyed our stay. Here are what we liked about this guesthouse! S - Great location! Its on a farm but only 15min drive from small town Vik, it's close to waterfall Skogafoss and Dyrholey. -... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I have been all over the world and this is on of the best i have been to. The service was great and the food was out of this world. The room was very clean and the location was great. It was a beautiful place to stay at and i like it was in the country side but still just... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

When we checked in we were told that we were in one of the "holiday cottages", not the hotel, which sounded great but actually meant that we were in a scruffy hut away from the main hotel. Our first concern was the appearance of the cottage from the parking space. The door was actually round the back, and the front... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is a small not fancy, but new, clean and comfortable. The bathroom was well equipped. There were toys for children. The driveway is a bit rough. The view is great. It is nice and quiet and the restaurant is more like a big farmhouse kitchen. The family is preparing the meal while you watch and the food was delicious.... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I really enjoyed this guesthouse. The room was a good size with nice big windows with a picture perfect view of the sunset (that lasts until midnight!). The guesthouse serves dinner with a reservation and was very willing to meet dietary preferences. I'd recommend it for friends.

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Lugano, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Guesthouse's owners are a lovely and charming family, very kind and do everything to feel you at home. Very nice and clean room. In the lovely family restaurant you eat like a king! everything is great and good, also breakfast was super! thank to the husband who cooks waffles we had something special ! : ))) beautiful landscape and... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were a little concerned as we drove up towards a rather dilapidated farm building and then it was strange to take your shoes off at the door but.... The owner was very welcoming and friendly and our rooms and ensuites were clean, modern and a very good size. We chose to eat in Vik in the evening (an easy... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The family that runs the Guesthouse left a 'passive' impression (The lady jumped up from the couch at the reception, after we had gotten back in for a forgotten invoice). We could not leave our impression behind that this overly expensive B&B (run besides the farm) is just 'about the money'. Breakfast was okay, however no interaction with the man... More 

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Address: Vellir, Vik 871, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Vik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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