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Akureyri Backpackers

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Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri 600 Iceland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Golf course
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It would have been a good stay if it wasn't for the fire alarm going off at two in the morning. As no staff work in the night, one of the guests had to call the emergency services. The fire alarm seemed to have been...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

It was all straight forward during our stay. Check in was quick into our dormitory on 2nd floor (no lift) and they explained where everything was and how it worked. Mixed dormitory with 8 others but that was fine. No one snored 😊 The beds...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not the most luxurious nor the more refined but it was comfortable and the food better than expected. I always say you get what youmpay for but in this case we got a good deal. Nice window table to watch the winter world...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and central. Good welcome and easy check-in/out. Check-in was very hectic as the reception staff have to double up as breakfast staff - not good. However, they managed very well. Showers are in the basement - no good if you are on 3rd floor....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, right in the heart of many shops and bars. Great bar/restaurant downstairs, free Gull beer/coffee/tea when you get there. Comfortable and quiet rooms, nice bathroom area with large sink. Nice kitchen. Must rent towels/duvet, but I think the duvet was only about 500...More

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Akureyri Backpackers hostel is a budged accommodation in Akureyri. The hostel is in down town Akureyri surrounded by restaurants and recreation. If you are looking for cheap accommodation or just to meet people More you will be at the right place. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$53 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Northeast Region > Akureyri
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$53 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Northeast Region > Akureyri
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Traveler (130)
Dining (36)
Room & Suite (29)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Unique Social Hostel"
ZacharyF204
May 20, 2018
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"street view"
AJICE
Feb 21, 2018
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"choice a room that is not with a street view, so you dont get interupted by party and cleaning cars in the..."
Sveinnvidarsson
Jul 10, 2017
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"great for groups of people"
403lorrainel
Jul 6, 2017
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