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Hotel Grimsborgir

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot tub”(145 reviews)
“golden circle”(118 reviews)
“dining room”(46 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at this hotel for two nights. The rooms are updated and fresh with more of a beach feel than a Scandinavian feel. I think the hotel was originally designed to be an adult community which is why it feels more like a housing...More

Thank funtraveler30
Reviewed 5 days ago

We especially liked the accommodations of 3 bedrooms, kitchen, living area, and hot tub. The furnishings were comfortable and the full kitchen was handy. We walked to the dining room for dinner and buffet breakfast. The food was plentiful and delicious. We only stayed one...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The location is a good one so that you can visit Thingvellier, The Original Geysir, Efstidalur for Ice Cream, Gullfoss beautiful water falls. This location is a nice one to fall back to and get rested up for the next day especially since you can...More

Thank HouTexRunner
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think in order to understand where this hotel is coming from, you have to understand Iceland’s tourism market. My understanding is that before the global tourist influx since the 2010 volcano eruption, the primary visitors to Southern Iceland would have been Icelanders themselves and...More

Thank Mohammedyu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Grimsborgir was a perfect distance to drive following a red eye flight from JFK, NY to Reykjavik. We were tired upon arrival to Iceland at 6:30 a.m. Once we picked up the rental car and drove to the Hotel Grimsborgir, we were delighted to...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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$411 - $940 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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lindaseidman
August 24, 2017|
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Response from Kbarrelle | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a hairdryer in the room
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LondonMumUK
January 19, 2017|
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Response from HotelGrimsborgir | Property representative |
Hello, The hotel is located in the countryside, 10 minutes from Selfoss the closest town. It is on the golden circle route so there are many activities and things to see and do around the area. You can do the golden circle... More
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Linda_Ron345
October 8, 2016|
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
We did not get dressed up. The dining room was filled with people who had been hiking all day. We wore jeans and sweaters to meals.
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"Request a room overlooking the mountains versus the parking lot"
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"If your able to rent the entire unit would be best so that your neighbors aren't slamming doors and being..."
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"Rooms 19 and 20 were quite small, not recommended for more than 2 people."
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"Rooms facing opposite side of restaurant"
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