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Hotel Dyrholaey

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Brekkum 1, Vik IS-871, Iceland
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Ranked #5 of 8 hotels in Vik
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A tourist hotel with traditional low buildings set high above the Dyrholaey headland. A walk behind the hotel gives you great views in land. A very well organised hotel providing a well supplied breakfast buffet and a set evening meal with a vegetarian option. The bedrooms were simply furnished but large and comfortable. The beds were also very comfotable. We... More

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77 reviews 77 reviews
14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I went on a photo safari for 6 days and we stopped over for three nights here. wonderful views for photography and placed very well for all you photo enthusiasts. They get lots of groups staying for one or two nights and cope with these changeovers extremely well. The staff don't smile too much but I don't blame them -... More

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This hotel was a very good hotel for a night or two's stay becuase the rooms are very nice and the veiw is amazing the actual rooms are lovely and big and the beds are very comf this gave us a very good impression of the hotel but the hotels restaurant let it Down as we went as a school... More

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This hotel is little more than a jumped up hostel run by cheap labour from abroad. We were out of season, so it was quiet and the vast cafeteria style dining room was mostly roped off. There was very little choice for dinner and nothing worth remembering at breakfast. However the room was clean and serviceable.

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Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
64 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

A good, functional and friendly hotel with good food and service. Good clean bathrooms, great evening meals and the rooms have lots of space and are spotlessly clean. The location is excellent with access to all the geological splendours of the south coast.

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Romford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

this was another one of the holtes we stayed at, it was very nice, the room was big enough, their was a hair dryer in the bathroom which was good as some of my friends forgot theres. there is not much about so if you are one of those people who likes to bee near the shops i would stay... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Stayed at this hotel in September 2013. Was there one night, then left and came back two days later and stayed another night. Loved my room, had a shower and hot water. The room was nice and the view was great. I was especially appreciative of the hotel staff and especially the manager who was very helpful and accommodating. I... More

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TLV
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

The man at reception was very nice, and really went out of his way to help us. In a very cute, maybe a little small, but nice atmosphere. We ate at the hotel restaurant dinner, which was the most expensive and delicious. Breakfast was a wide range of options and very delicious. Somewhat isolated location, but that suited us, just... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

This hotel was one of many other hotels/guesthouses booked for us by Icelandic farm Holidays and for me this was the worst of the lot in the terms of experience. The good things were that the view from the front of the hotel was very good and we could escape to Vik for a meal. The hotel is a long... More

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Tonsberg, Norway
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The hotel is family run, but almost all staff are from Poland or Russia. This is cheaper for the owners but when you go to Iceland you want to meet the lokals. In this case you get nice service without getting the impression of really staying in the "Saga Island". The rooms are clean, the beds are good but there... More

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Address: Brekkum 1, Vik IS-871, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Vik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Dyrholaey 3*
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