We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Glymur

Save
Share
Traveler (436)
Room & Suite (358)
Dining (81)
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“hot tub”(92 reviews)
“northern lights”(116 reviews)
“whale fjord”(25 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Aug 26Aug 27
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $161.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Akranes hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4e77d126a4f5420a87c9d67763dba415", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":311188,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[45971220],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":26,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":161,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"4e77d126a4f5420a87c9d67763dba415","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":161,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":161,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"hotelName":"Hotel Glymur","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjRlNzdkMTI2YTRmNTQyMGE4N2M5ZDY3NzYzZGJhNDE1IiwiQUlLIjoiOTQ1N2RlODQwY2JmNGMwZmJhNmRhZjA2ZWM5MzQ3ODAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "08/26/2018", "checkOut": "08/27/2018", "lowestPrice": "$161", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"45971220":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (583)
Filter reviews
500 results
Traveler rating
327
111
36
17
9
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
327
111
36
17
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviewshot tubnorthern lightswhale fjordgolden circlevilla romancewake up calllambthe main hotelgreat viewsitting areabreakfast and dinnerfjord viewunderfloor heatingself cateringblue lagoonenjoy the viewboth nights
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 500 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I expected to love Hotel Glymur and was surprised and disappointed to find a hotel that doesn’t appear to have had any serious attention for many years. Much of the decor is dated; ‘eclectic’ would be a kind definition. The kitchen is of average quality...More

Thank L A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night here (5 travellers) and were quite unprepared for the excellent dinner we had. Between us we had 4 different mains and all were of extremely high standard....delicious and well presented. Breakfast also was very good. Service was very helpful and pleasant....More

1  Thank LesleyAT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for a wedding of a family friend and it was absolutely amazing. It’s an hour outside of the city so it wasn’t a bad drive to get to and the wedding was at a church right at the bottom of the hill....More

Thank Kyra H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early as the weather was terrible and were welcomed with a cup of coffee and told we were being upgraded to a villa - this was spacious and extremely comfortable. The views are tremendous - even better without cloud. Not a lot of...More

1  Thank yaxley90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a night in one of their villas and was not disappointed. The villa is very spacious and comfortable and the view is amazing. Great staff and service and a special thanks to Sigríður, who took care of everything we needed and made sure we...More

3  Thank Jóhann G
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
$166 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$166 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (436)
Room & Suite (358)
Dining (81)
Pool & Beach (12)
Amenities (49)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kreber668
April 8, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 282andyn | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you could do most of those in a long day, but not Kirk Mountain, I think you would not have time to do that as well. It also depends on when you are going as the roads will be different depending on the... More
1
Vote
hxb155
February 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Ovi1306 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for room facing fjord"
Read review
"Try for a villa"
Read review
"Stay in the villas not the main hotel"
Read review
"YAsk for a room overlooking the fjord."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing