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Hotel Hofdabrekka

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hofoabrekku, Vik 871, Iceland
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment I contacted them I found the warm welcome atmosphere from the staff that you look for when travelling away from home. Located few km. from the nearest town has disadvantage for those that want to walk around town but for those that like to be in the quiet countryside, this is the place. The rooms were clean... More

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222 reviews 222 reviews
28 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first appearance might be deceiving and often is. Inside the buildings there are comfortable rooms decorated in knotty pine paneling with comfortable beds and a good WIFI. Outside it was rainy and windy. The staff was very helpful. Breakfast was hearty including make it yourself waffles which always involves pouring too much batter into the iron. Even in cold... More

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Norfolk
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed here after hiking Fimmvordehals - we wanted a hot shower, a hot pot, and a soft bed. We got all three. The highlight was the hot pot for sure, beautifully situated outdoors, and a great place to swap travel tips with other guests. You can have a drink there if you like too. The room we had (#39)... More

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Vienna, Austria
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92 reviews 92 reviews
67 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We chose this because it was one of the more affordable options between Vik and Skaftafell Park, and we enjoyed the onsite hot pots (with a drink from the bar in hand, gazing out at the sea). The dinner and breakfast were excellent, and the rooms were comfortable enough. The only downside to this place is that it's built for... More

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hotel Hofdabrekka is a good place to stop along the east coast. The hotel staff is helpful and pleasant, the breakfast brunch is a fantastic, filling and tasty way to start the day and the spa tub and sauna are relaxing. The room was clean and had the conveniences you'd expect. However the room was a little musty with wood... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Nice hotel a few kilometers out of the town Vik. Good rooms. A beautiful hottub. A member of staff even asked us if we would like to have a drink there. I can't hardly remember a better place to have been drinking my beer after a good day of hiking. The view from the hottub was phenomenal. They serve a... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

Front desk was friendly and informative. Even though our room was facing the road it was still so quiet and we still had a great view of the hills and landscape. The new hot tub is crazy clean and has showers and and change rooms right next to it so you don't have to make a mad dash from your... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The rooms in the Hotel Hofdabrekka are scattered around several different buildings and that can be a little inconvenient as you must go outside to get to the restaurant, but you don't go to Iceland to stay indoors in the warm! The rooms were open, light and modern; generally quite nice however lacked a duvet and the pillow was awfully... More

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173 reviews 173 reviews
45 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

Most of the hotels on our trip in iceland had super nice down comforters. This hotel had poly covered stiff covers and horrible pillows. Other than that a standard breakfast that was good and pretty decent wifi

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Boca Raton, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

After trekking around all day this was a great stop. Really cute rooms. very sweet staff. We sat in the lobby and they poured us a whisky as we unwinded and warmed up. Then we went in the hot tub which was awesome. Perfect end to our day. Breakfast was great!! I would stay here absolutely again..and probably stay longer.

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Address: Hofoabrekku, Vik 871, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Vik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Hofdabrekka 3*
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