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Hotel Skogar

Skogar, Iceland
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Skogar
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
BackinBracknell Bracknell, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a brilliant location within a couple of minutes of Skógafoss waterfall. Didn't get a very friendly welcome though. Admittedly we arrived before the check-in time but as it was raining and cold we decided to ask if the room was ready. The manager/owner? was very abrupt and just said "no" and basically told to leave and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't let the hotel's plain exterior fool you! This was our fourth of five nights in Iceland; Hotel Skogar was by far the most tastefully decorated hotel we stayed in during our travels and a very friendly staff. The rooms were large and clean by European standards. Our room had a balcony and a distant view of the waterfall. We... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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49 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Our guide booked us at the cottage property of Hotel Skogar. The house had 4 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. Decoration was spot on farmhouse chic. Plenty of towels and comfortable sofas. But the mattresses were terrible and broke this stay. Even the view of the peaceful sheep grazing in the meadow in front of us could not redeem the stay.... More

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Northern Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We travelled as a camera club group on a 7 night trip around Iceland staying in a different hostel each night, and had our fourth night here. We were made to feel very welcome, the hostel was clean and modern. Only gripe was that the toilets/showers were at one end of teh building and the bedrooms at the other end.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

What a lovely treat...we booked only a one night stay (as we are travelling around the 1 ring road) but wish all our hotels were like this, and will be sad to go, plus we managed to get a lovely en-suit room with breakfast for a very good and fair price, especially compared to many places in the area. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My fiancé and I had a very nice and romantic trip to the South last weekend and stayed at Hótel Skógar. We absolutely loved the hotel, its cozyness, atmosphere, location and service. We had dinner at the hotel's restaurant (by the fireplace!) and it was really delicious and well served. Very beautiful location by the waterfall Skógarfoss and great nature... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Skogar 1 night last week. The room was nice, bright and clean. Food was delicious, portions were ample and service was prompt and cheery. For dinner we had the house recommended 3-course meal which consisted of an appetizer sampler platter(reindeer, goose and I can´t remember what the third thing was), lamb fillet for... More

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

If you are travelling East on your Icelandic adventure, then this small hotel is a great 1/2 way stop. Right next to the Skogafoss waterfall, in a small settlement. The food was limited but good and breakfast was varied enough but there was nothing hot. Staff were friendly and helpful. Unfortunately there was a problem with the hot tub being... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Stayed here on the 2nd night of our self-drive trip. Being virtually under the Skogarfoss waterfall meant it was super easy to find, and the view in the morning was sensational. No tourist hoards to ruin the sense of isolation. We got the large apartment room, which had a private balcony overlooking the mountains. Ate at the restaurant, and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Skogar for one night last week and really enjoyed our stay. We paid a small extra cost for a "luxury" room as I think we got extra room. Our room was north facing so would have been perfect if the Northern Lights showed up but unfortunately nothing Hotel Skogar could do about that. One criticism- the... More

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Address: Skogar, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Skogar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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