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Arnanes Country Hotel

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Toulouse, France
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Very nice area and surrounding. Chalets are clean, cosy, quiet and well equipped. Excellent breakfast with big choice and quslity. Warm welcome. Natural nice hot tube 15min by car away. Easy accessible.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed two nights here at the guest house and loved our stay. We were received warmly by the proprietors of Arnanes and they explained everything well. Accommodations are bright and clean -- we really enjoyed the warm wood paneling. The bathroom is spacious with a towel heater to boot! It would be nice if the rooms were a bit... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival at the hotel was a little strange - on introducing ourselves at the reception the manager was reluctant to impart any information on dining times etc but stated that we needed to read the information in the cabin! Accommodation in cabins is basic but clean and uncomplicated. Dinner in the restaurant was average and over-priced, even for Iceland. Breakfast... More 

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Asmundur, Owner at Arnanes Country Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Thank you for review. I will for sure stop being reluctant to impart information to my guests. It´s good that dinner was at least average. But the thing about our pricing, it´s difficult for me to explain the prices. I like to believe that we are somewhere in the middle. Concerning our breakfast, I do not agree with... More 

Bordeaux, France
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

New rooms are noisy because of lack of sound proofing between following rooms. Very bas speed of wifi the evening. Breakfast standard Notting new to discover. Then good place to sleep but nothing really interesting. Moreover it is very far from the departure of trip of skaftafel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Pleasant room, comfortable bed and good location. Pump action soap seems to be pretty standard around Iceland so we didn't mind it. It was cold and wet so a walk up to reception for hot drinks was a pain, a kettle in the room is always appreciated. Breakfast, while not fabulous, was perfectly reasonable with everything you could need.

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129 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. Good bedside lighting and plenty of electrical outlets. The units - part of a quite new single floor motel-like building - each had outside entry with parking in front of each door. Breakfast was ample to start the day. We would have appreciated a kettle, cups and coffee supplies in the room. That... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I think this hotel is over priced for the standard they seem to be setting for themselves. Whilst it is clean and comfortable the only toiletry provided was pump action hand soap. We had to ask for hot water to make coffee and were given a kettle for the room but no coffee, the television was not working at all... More 

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Asmundur, Owner at Arnanes Country Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lydia. Thank you for your review. I would like to mention few things from your text. - Your husband asked me hot water and I handed to him a kettle to boil it in your room. I do not remember him talking about coffee, I would have made new coffee if he had asked. I thought he wanted water... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

This us one of the guesthouses that had really clean and spacious rooms. The room was really spacious for 3 of us and had a front patio if you want to go for cigarette. Breakfast was basic and simple which almost met the need. Another good thing about this place is that its close to hofn.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

We stayed a night in one of the cabins which was warm and comfortable. It is in a beautiful location down a lane off the main road. The restaurant serves good food - delicious cod cooked with butter and herbs. The resident dog is happy for you to throw stones for him to chase!

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Iceland
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Views were great of the glaciers. Very clean and comfortable rooms. Excellent supper. Great location to explore from. Close to Hofn and the main highway and yet very quiet. Nice staff and reasonably priced.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Arnanes Country Hotel

Address: by Road 1, Hofn 781, Iceland
Location: Iceland > East Region > Hofn
Price Range: $138 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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