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  • Excellent21%
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  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“northern lights”(102 reviews)
“room facing”(6 reviews)
“glacier lagoon”(19 reviews)
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Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
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3 Star Hotel
Fosshotel Nupar is at highway 1 about 25 km east of Kirkjubaejarklaustur. The surroundings is known for its spectacular views. The hotel offers friendly, good service and a still atmosphere in a beautiful surroundings of Vatnajökull National Park. All of our rooms have private...
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| Nupar, Kalfafell, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 880, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A nice hotel; we booked well in advance, given the lack of hotels near Jökulsárlón glacier that was smart as it was full when we were there. A few notes of warning: it really should be called Fosshotel Nowhere. It is 100 kms from anything....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

For a 3 Star hotel, this was very spacious and comfortable after a long day. The beds were great, the shower had strong pressure and the service was solid. Note that the Wifi was barely usable. There’s no conditioner (in a lot of hotels in...More

Thank Veronica G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The hotel room is basic and abit dated, the beds are ok but the bathroom is small and the shower area only had a shower curtain. It’s expensive for the price but it’s Iceland and there’s a shortage of quality hotels. Service at the restaurant...More

1  Thank Angel A
Response from hannahelgudottir, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel NuparResponded 2 days ago

Dear Angel A, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is great to hear that you had such a wonderful dining experience, thank you for your kind comments. We...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed here with the family in July 2018. We stayed one night during our Ring Road tour. The hotel is in the middle of nowhere...what that affords one is expansive views and we looked out into the distance at a glacier. The hotel itself is...More

1  Thank TooshMan
Response from hannahelgudottir, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel NuparResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the time taken to write a review. I am happy to hear that you had an overall pleasant stay with us. It is great that you enjoyed the location and had the time to explore outside. We have taken note...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel looks out onto a lava field that has a vast moon-like landscape that is inviting and beautiful. The hotel itself meets basic needs. The food was good, dinner was very good and the employees were very nice. Considering that this is Iceland, creature...More

Thank Mrr07
Response from hannahelgudottir, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel NuparResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad to hear that you had an overall enjoyable stay with us. It is great that you had a pleasant dining experience and thank you for your kind comments regarding our staff. Please note that your...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$136 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$136 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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TAT613
September 3, 2017|
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Response from Jesse A | Reviewed this property |
I remember it ended at 10am. But we weren't rushed to leave, which was nice.
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katiehadd
August 6, 2017|
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Response from sabasuki | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a triple room last month and there was a hair dryer in the bathroom.
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flnurse
July 18, 2017|
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Response from kenty | Reviewed this property |
Difficult to know but as others have said, very little interference from the work. Only inconvenience is parking near the temporary entrance for unloading cases etc.
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"Get rooms with glacier view on backside...although front side rooms also have great views, but may be a bit..."
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"Get a superior room!"
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"Rooms expensive, smaller than usual, bathroom good, too large corridors. No high floor."
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"Try to get one of the newer rooms."
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