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    Hotel Glymur

    Hvalfjorder (Whale Fjord) - Northern Shore, Akranes, Iceland
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    Room & Suite (331)
    Dining (81)
    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “northern lights” (114 reviews)
    “hot tub” (90 reviews)
    “whale fjord” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 470 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We recently stayed at this quirky hotel and we were most pleasantly surprised. The rooms are a bit strange layed out, but we heard that this used to be a school and maybe that has something to do with is. We were there for the...More

    Thank Sigrún
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Loved our time here. First trip to Iceland and really did not know what to expect. Hotel is a good drive from the airport (almost 2 hours from Keflavik airport and an hour and 20 mins from Reykjavik). The drive is spectacular, so it really...More

    Thank Gaynor H
    Reviewed November 8, 2017

    Our best hotel of six in Iceland. Nice location, staff very kind and helpfull, room very nice decorated, hotel interior charming, restaurant perfect. The hotel isn't cheap, but comparing with others, worth to pay more.

    Thank Stt161
    Reviewed October 12, 2017

    I must preface this review by saying that we spent 2 nights here, just after spending 2 nights at another top quality hotel in the South, so this may be a bit harsh on them ... The location is well away from any main attractions,...More

    Thank 282andyn
    Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

    Hotel is a great location away from city lights. Hotel room was clean and staff was friendly. Breakfast spread was good. Bar staff seemed a little inexperienced but staff was friendly and helpful. Hotel has great views and located a few miles off route 1.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $158 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • West Region >
    • Akranes
    • Also Known As
    • Glymur Hotel Akranes ,
    • Hotel Glymur Iceland/Akranes
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    Traveler (413)
    Room & Suite (331)
    Dining (81)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (261)
    Bathroom (14)
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    hxb155
    February 7, 2017|
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    Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
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    suzieFortCollins
    February 16, 2016|
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    Response from Vilhjálmur S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, beautiful surroundings, walking paths. Nice to stay at Hotel, hot tube, nice place for visitors to to sit down and read books and so on. I hope you like if you choose to stay there.
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    January 25, 2016|
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    Response from Dianne D | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Not sure what you mean? Great property. Just lovely
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    Room Tips
    "Grab a drink and sit in the hot tubs and watch over the Fjord."
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    "Would avoid the main building and stay in the Villas"
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    "Our room was not handicap accessible."
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    "Get a room facing the fjord, Wonderful view."
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