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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If I could rate this more highly, I would. It was the PERFECT stop for the first night of our family’s trip. We rolled into the site, exhausted and with fairly low expectations. But our girls spotted the playground and the sign, “Troll walk here...”...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank 842aimeel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night. Couldn't come during the check in hours (until 7pm) but the keys and duvet package (costs ISK1300 per person if ordered in advance) were left in the pod itself. That was very convenient for us. The pod itself is...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Ieva R
Response from Steinar B, General Manager at FossatunResponded 1 week ago

We clean once a day so if you come late evening as you did kithen will be as the other guests left it, and so will bathrooms. But mind you there are 6 bathrooms all around the service house and you checked one.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fossatun Country Hotel is a charming place to stay in a stunning setting. The lodgings range from motel rooms to camping pods, and there are hot tubs and a communal full kitchen available to all guests. There is a restaurant on site with great food...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank happywanderer856
Reviewed April 29, 2019

I stayed in the guesthouse and it was very nice, clean and quiet. I did not have dinner here so I cannot speak to that. The breakfast was good, standard fare for an Icelandic breakfast. There are many large troll statures about which are both...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank jswTraveler
Reviewed April 2, 2019

We had a relaxed stay here in the central/west region of Iceland. Was a cheap budget-friendly wooden pod which was warm, cozy and very comfortable. We got to see a glimpse of the northern lights from the hot tub whilst drinking a local beer brewed...More

Date of stay: March 2019
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Description
Fossatun is situated by Troll Falls, a beautiful cascade of small waterfalls and Grímsa, one of Iceland’s premier salmon fishing rivers. We offer variation of affordable accommodation, such as More camping, hostel bunks, rooms with bathrooms and without. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$69 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > West Region > Borgarbyggd
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$69 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > West Region > Borgarbyggd

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Traveler (276)
Room & Suite (72)
Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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November 12, 2018|
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June 25, 2018|
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Duvet is easy to hire there. The guys are so warm as well. Very comfortable place. PP was same as other hostels but FAR nicer and better quality (accom, food, service etc) - best place we stayed in ten days. You need a... More
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Yes you do, I can’t remember the price but it wasn’t much and they’re lovely and thick. You need a car really to access this location as It’s out of the way and I’m not sure if a bus passes it and I can imagine a taxi there... More
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Room Tips

"Stay in a room overlooking the Falls, Room 4 is the best."
966williem
Feb 7, 2019
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"All rooms seemed to be quiet"
Dee_in_DE
Sep 29, 2018
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"Camping Pods are awesome."
Sonielsony
Sep 29, 2018
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"Some rooms have a view of the river"
1987porsche944
Sep 15, 2018
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