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Borgarnes Hostel

Borgarbraut 9 - 13, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
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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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Aachen, Germany
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Borgarnes Hostel is definitely among the top tier hostels in terms of comfort and amenities. It is not the party hostel, it is not the nicest hostel but to their defense, it is also not the city where you go backpacking for these things! But it for sure is one of the best hostels in terms of locations: close to... More 

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Amsterdam, Nederland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff, good kitchen and big living room. We had a nice private room and good shower. Very nice proces, so Great value for money. Centraal situated, nice place to start an evening stroll along THE water

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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stayed here for one night without a reservation. The staff was friendly upon arrival and despite being more or less fully booked, they managed to sort us out and get us a bed each. Good kitchen facilities and common areas.

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Dublin, Ireland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
39 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

- very new, family friendly - polite, warm and friendly reception staff - 3 kitchens with small dining rooms, discourageing loud behaviours - ensuite double bedroom, extra large spacious - plenty of games for children playing - free internet corner with pc - many kitchen utensils (3 kitchens), but most were used and worn out

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Girona, Spain
11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

we stayed two nights in this hostel. We booked one night online and it turned more expensive than what the hotel charged to guest without reservation. Hostel is clean and have 3 guest kitchens and big common areas. wifi is not good in the rooms just in the common area. Reception desk not the most friendly ever. i will not... More 

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Grenoble, France
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The first impression we had if this hostel was "it is well situated and it seems nice"...until we talk to the receptionist. Welcome more than icy (I mean we visited the Vatnajökull glacier and it was warmer than this guy), he gave us a form to fill (without looking at us) and showed us our room but that's it, no... More 

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Borgarnes, Myrasysla, Iceland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Am so thanksful to the hostees of this hostel. Got lost in this town and they explained all surroundings with remarkable places like the cave of "Viðgelmir" in Fljotstunga, and "Barnafossar" what a beutiful places and nature? Am sure coming here again. If like camping go to "Fossatun" with all their troll camping :)

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We felt flashed back to the 70-ies. Rooms could use a make-over... Although the room was VERY clean, the bed comfy and the hospitality very warm we don't think this is a cosy hotel. For a hostel it is very equipped (for example there are several guest kitchens). But they could make more out of this. It are such nice... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I cannot judge the hostel itself, but I implore you not to give them your custom. We arrived late on Boxing day on a romantic trip to see the northern lights. Our booked hotel had gone under and been taken over by the owner of the hostel - it had closed for refurbishment, despite no post online. We got in... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

- clean rooms - cheap for 2 bed rooms (same price as 8 bed in reykjavik) - no hot water in the showers and they're pretty gross anyway. - decent kitchen supplies - wifi in the rooms didnt work - noone ever at the front desk It was fine I guess but I rate hostels based on shower/bed/kitchen/wifi so this... More 

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Address: Borgarbraut 9 - 13, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
Location: Iceland > West Region > Borgarnes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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