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Gjaargardur Guesthouse

Gjogv, Eysturoy FO-476, Faroe Islands
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Clare, sUffolk,England
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91 reviews 91 reviews
35 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights in the annexe-I think these were the superior rooms- and were very comfortable. The breakfast was very good as were the evening meals. Service was impeccable.The little commune is fascinating, and in a stunningly beautiful location.

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brisbane
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73 reviews 73 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Every visitor to the Faroe Islands needs to stay here... We stayed in the Alcoves and it was fantastic.. There was places to put our bags etc in a rollaway drawer and then the bed is in a little alcove that has sliding doors.. When in the alcove it is very comfy and has a window in the roof that... More

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Uppsala, Sweden
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stayed for two nights at the annex (which I suppose is the hotel part of this guesthouse). The landscape in Gjogv is very lovely and the weather couldn't have been better (which of course made the stay even more perfect). Breakfast ok with Faroese standards. Dinner was more or less the same price as other guesthouses and tasted good. They... More

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Darwin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

just visited the Faroes, beautiful and remote. Was supposed to stay in this hotel/guesthouse. Unfortunately the road up to the place is ridiculous. It may be ok for people that are used to driving in (my opinion) hazardous road conditions (very narrow with winding hairpin bends, no barriers and still going up and up). But I was not, after suffering... More

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Kapellen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed in the alcove. First we thought, it's so small, but it is big enough and very cosy. Very friendly people. We had a nice stay, diner was very good. The surroundings are amazing. We hiked up to the mountain and the sight was incredible.

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Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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109 reviews 109 reviews
71 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

The setting for the guesthouse is superb. The views of the sea, the village of Gjogv and the sea were stunning. Fjord cliff lines, mountains and rural life are all visible from the rooms. The evening meals, a set menu, were simple but very good. The rooms were clean with great bathroom facilities. My only complaint would be that the... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stopped in at the Guesthouse hoping for a bite to eat. THe kitchen had already closed (the bright nights had our times mixed up!) But they still made us yummy pancakes and coffee! Very friendly service!

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The location is very good for tours in Faroer. Quiet and beautiful scenery. The highest mountain with stunning view on the islands is just a view kilometers away. We stayed in the Annex building, so no noise from other rooms, but also no Wifi. Dinner was one day excellent local food (buffet), the other day ok cantine food. The staff... More

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La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Very nice place to stay. The host and his staff is very nice and smiling all the time. Breakfeast buffet is good and dinner was like if Mum has cooked it :) Location is very good with a beautiful view on the village and the sea.

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Melbourne
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

This is the second time I have stayed at this guesthouse in the beautiful little village of Gjógv. Both times it has been a relatively pleasant experience and the owner/manager has been very obliging. The guesthouse has a range of very different accommodation styles. Prospective guests should be forewarned and choose carefully. I booked the 'Viking style accommodation', which consists... More

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Address: Gjogv, Eysturoy FO-476, Faroe Islands
Location: Faroe Islands > Eysturoy > Gjogv
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14
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