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Hotel Hvolsvollur

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hlidarvegur 7, Hvolsvollur 860, Iceland
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a small hotel that has obviously received some recent renovations. That being said, some of the rooms are spacious, have updated bathrooms fitted with a tub/shower, toilet and sink, double or triple room, chairs, wardrobe and nightstands. At the same time, other rooms have yet to be updated, with older looking linens, and some dated bathroooms (our shower... More

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New York City, New York
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41 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 1 night on our tour of Iceland. They have free parking and free wifi in the room. The room was huge, the staff super friendly and the breakfast buffet was O.K. As there were several groups staying at the hotel, we avoided the dinner buffet and went to a near by restaurant.

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge rooms. No really huge. So much room both suitcases could be opened simultaneously. Beautiful bathroom. Hip bath / shower combo. So spacious and clean. Loved it. Did not eat there in evening as many large groups staying and we are no fans of the buffet! Breakfast more than adequate. Reception staff very helpful Highly recommend this place.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Accommodation is basic but acceptable, the dinner buffet should be avoided at all costs. Starter course (we did not realise there was one until we found the dessert course) consisted of various smoked animals (beef, lamb, puffin etc), no problems with this except that it was all very smoked to the same brown colour. The main course had a choice... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Clean, quiet rooms but quite dated. Perfectly acceptable. Dinner buffet: The fish served was decent but the carving selections (lamb and smoked pork) were dry and had little flavor. The salad was of the chopped iceberg variety and the tomatoes in it tasteless. The roasted vegetables were either previously frozen or terribly overcooked. The creme brulee should have been called... More

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This hotel is the best if you want a comfortable relaxing place to stay when travelling in south or south west Iceland. Our family stayed there for a week. The staff is nice - always helping and caring. They rooms are very clean and comfortable with very good beds giving the best sleep and rest. The dinner buffet offers varying... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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37 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We stayed here as part of a tour. The bedroom was large with the usual 2 singles together to make a double plus an extra single. Bathroom had pump soap but no other toiletries or hair drier. There was free wi-fi, a TV and friendly staff. I gather upstairs rooms don't have a lift to access but we were on... More

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This is the first time for over 20 years, I stay at an Icelandic hotel. I am mostly travelling abroad and my and my wife were invited to a wedding close to Hvolsvöllur, and spent the weekend at this old hotel,. we had a very nice room , with good beds, but a small but clean bathroom. A young lady,... More

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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

I guess there is not much choice around if you don't want to pay 260 euros a night at the Ranga hotel in Hella! But by looking at their very professional website and the fact that it is a three star hotel, I was expecting a lot better than this. At first the receptionist hardly gave any information about the... More

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Norwich, Connecticut
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16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed here for the night and had no complaints. Our room was clean, well furnished, tastefully decorated, and the bathroom and shower were a decent size. The beds were comfortable. We also had a lovely breakfast of a full spread of Meats, cheeses, cereal, breads, and fruit. The staff was friendly and helpful, we certainly would have no problem... More

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Address: Hlidarvegur 7, Hvolsvollur 860, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Hvolsvollur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Hvolsvollur 3*
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Hotel Hvolsvollur is a 3 star hotel located on the South Iceland.We are well located in close proximity to the great natural wonders of the South Iceland; Eyjafjallajokull, Thorsmork, Landmannalaugar, Seljalandsfoss, skogafoss, Vestmannaeyjar and last but not least the setting of the famous Njal's Saga. The hotel has 64 rooms in total, all with private facilities. Each rooms is equipped with tv, alarm clock, hairdryer and free wi-fi. Two outdoor jacuzzi are located on the rooftop. Hotel Resturant and bar. ... more   less 
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