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Sel Hotel Myvatn

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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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All reviewspseudo cratershot waternorthern lightssouvenir shopthe hotel offersnature bathscomfortable hoteltea and coffee making facilitiesbuffet dinner and breakfasthorse ridingmany optionstroutlamb chopsbeautiful locationacross the roadblue lagoonpleasant stay
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The hotel is situated at the end of Lake Myvatn with fabulous views over the lake and pseudocraters. The hotel is very dated, rooms clean but very bland and basic. Reception area and dining areas reminiscent of a youth hostel or school canteen. We ate...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful location for this lovely hotel. Little did I know that when I booked this hotel it was right across the street from volcanic topographical terrain which had walking trails and beautiful views of gorgeous Lake Myvatn. To our delight we got up...More

Thank MindyHuskey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can’t fault the setting and pleasant staff, but while neat and clean, the hotel reminds me of a hostel or college dorm. Very dated and old-fashioned and not in a charming way. The hallways and room were very hot and only one small window...More

Thank laikador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect stay along the ring road. New, clean lobby and well appointed room. Great breakfast included. They view across the street to the pseudo craters is very unique. Not much as far the the “town” goes, but there is a gas station and small store...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel has old-style furniture. It is clean and tidy and the meals are reasonably priced. The major attraction is the idyllic scenery. It is inspiring to walk on the crater and lake trails. Really beautiful. A fantastic stay.

Thank Peter T
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
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Price range
$129 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$129 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Otisbelly
January 6, 2018|
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Response from staffselhotel | Property representative |
Hello, Yes there is a blow dryer in every room, Regards,
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Globerunner12
February 21, 2017|
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Response from julcas | Reviewed this property |
We holidayed in Iceland last year from end Sep to early October.The only way to get around in Dec is by 4x4 wheel drive because it is winter with wind and snow.And with the snow it will take you more than an hour. You... More
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Arthur G
February 8, 2017|
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Response from staffselhotel | Property representative |
Dear Arthur Sorry for the late reply, but yes there is a lift to the rooms. Best regards, Staff at Sel-Hótel Mývatn
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