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Guesthouse Vellir

Vellir, Vik 871 Iceland See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair access
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Great place to see the northern lights if you are lucky - we weren’t. Quaint log cabin - very rustic in stay but very comfortable. It was extremely windy during our stay so not the cosiest stay but good. All you need to self cater...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank skifans
Reviewed September 23, 2018

After the other hotels we'd stayed at during our trip, we were disappointed with this guesthouse. The room was adequate, but nothing special. If you don't want to drive into Vik, they also offer dinner but you must reserve a place so they know how...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Carol L
Reviewed September 13, 2018

There is no signals to guide you to this place in the middle of nowhere. The lady that manages the place was rude and T, like she was making us a favor.... The room with deteriorated furniture. The breakfast the poorest we received in 7...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Roberto B
Reviewed September 5, 2018

We booked this place very last minute after walking away from a terrible Airbnb...so with that in mind, we were happy to be here! It is such an expensive area, it's hard to know what it right to pay but we had two good nights,...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

There is no sign to find this place, even if you have to access it through a small road in the middle of nowhere. You have to take off your shoes when you go in.... We paid around 200€ per night, the room is very...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Newly renovated guesthouse in beautiful surroundings by Pétursey mountain. Beautiful view to Mýrdalsjökull glacier, Dyrhólaey and to the ocean. 3 double rooms and 2 triple rooms with private facilities. Also 4 More double rooms with hand basin and shared facilities. Dinner and a breakfast buffet offered in a bright dining hall with a nice view.Breakfast: is between 8:00-9:00.Coffee: open all day.Dinner: We offer three course meal. From 19:00-21:00. Hot and cold drinks for sale. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$202 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Iceland > South Region > Vik
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$202 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Iceland > South Region > Vik
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"Don't choose the 3 bedroom apartment, it's just too small."
Sep 20, 2017
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"The rooms with private bathrooms are at the end of the building nearest to the animals and have windows on..."
Sep 26, 2016
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"Sea view recommended"
Jul 31, 2016
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"Be sure you know whether you're renting a room with it's own bathroom or a shared bathroom"
Jul 5, 2016
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