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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A fantastic location close to Vik, in the farm land. The room was comfortable and we had access to a kitchen to make food and drinks. The staff were friendly, even coming out in the night after we locked ourselves out.

Thank Cat P
Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located outside of Vik with beautiful views and lots of open space. You will be greeted by two beautiful dogs who are very friendly. Room are nice and clean. Dinner was good and had a home made feel to it. Very quiet area.

Thank Debbie S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Reviewed November 13, 2016

No frills, but new and spotlessly clean. Friendly service. The guesthouse includes a small kitchen if you prefer to self-cater, or it's 20 minutes from Vik. The distance from Vik was only a small inconvenience when we went to dinner and had to drive up and down a steep hill between the restaurant and the guesthouse.

Thank turbolaa
Poway, California
Reviewed November 12, 2016

My husband and I were able to stay at Guesthouse Steig for 5 nights. Our room was spacious and comfortable with a nice bathroom included. The breakfasts were amazing with everything you could want in a Icelandic buffet style. The common kitchen for guests was well stocked and we were able to prepare our own nice evening meal. All the...

Thank Bruce and Lela J
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Spent one eventful night after a long drive from Reykjavik, and this charming guesthouse was the perfect rest stop for the day. Surrounded by farmland and grazing sheep, it was a well-run family property with very friendly and hospital staff. They served a wonderful dinner, albeit pricey, and the breakfast selection was good too. We stayed in a spacious double...

Thank applie_bleu
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed October 20, 2016

When we arrived at Steig, the power was out due to the terrible weather happening in the area. One of the owners invited us in to the dining area and said that we could make ourselves comfortable which the power was restored (which happened within 20 minutes). Our rooms were small with a shared bathroom. Unfortunately, the beds were fairly...

Thank Lisa V
Haifa, Israel
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is located in a farm, 15 min drive from Vik. It is beautiful and cosy. Rooms are spacious and fully equipped. There is a kitchen for personal use, no oven though but the owner was kind enough to let us use their oven. Breakfast is standard. You can even see the northern lights from your room! Overall recommended.

Thank snorka2
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

From the guesthouse, there is a beautiful view of the country and surrounding mountains. We climbed the hill behind the guesthouse and could see the ocean. The fact the driveway is long means you really feel that you are in the country. The staff were friendly and accomdating. We were lucky to be housed in the newer section in a...

Thank Fiona B
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed September 20, 2016

A charming guesthouse, with big clean rooms, great breakfast, a perfectly equipped kitchen and very friendly staff. The location is great as well, as nearly everything exciting in the green south of Iceland can be explored from there by car. We will definitely come again!

Thank JMX8
Liberty, Missouri
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Absolutely as nice as a good hotel: TV, wing-back chairs, modern bathroom, comfortable queen bed, view of the sheep grazing and the North Atlantic. Delicious breakfast. Just before you arrive in Vik to the north.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This guest house is situated on a farm in Steig, 5 km from Dyrholaey Cliffs. It offers a communal kitchen and TV lounge, plus traditional Icelandic food in the restaurant. Guesthouse Steig’s rooms are decorated in light tones. Guests can choose rooms with either private or shared bathrooms. Some rooms offer views of the Eyjafjalla Glacier and Atlantic Ocean. A free internet computer is found at reception. Outside, children can see sheep, hens and ducks up close. Skogar Museum is 20 km from Steig Guesthouse. Shops, a swimming pool and Vik's black, basalt sand beach are 10 minutes’ drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guesthouse Steig

Address: Steig, Vik 871, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Vik
Price Range: $96 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“Front rooms have vista views.”
 of 5 bubbles O9500LXdebbies, 6 days ago | Read review
“Rooms facing out to the farm gave awesome views of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles applie_bleu, Oct 22, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get as far away from the office and breakfast room as possible. Phone ringing in late evening was heard.”
 of 5 bubbles trevelord, Jun 12, 2016 | Read review
“Not much traffic there, but if you're a light sleeper, I may rec. a room not facing parking (may get some noise/headlights in window).”
 of 5 bubbles 345DavidK345, Mar 13, 2016 | Read review
“The fully-equipped kitchen is a real plus.”
 of 5 bubbles MisterPG, Sep 24, 2015 | Read review
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