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Fosshotel Hekla

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Overview
Brjansstadir Skeidum, Selfoss 801 Iceland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located in a rural area near Selfoss. It is a good location to stay after a busy day touring the Golden Circle. Plan on eating dinner at the hotel, or otherwise plan a trip into Selfoss for dinner. (We ate before we...More

Thank hikersfromVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel looks nice from the outside and the restaurant is quite good - but the service is not great. We actually had desk staff tell us they were not interested in helping us in any way - which was so shocking we literally had...More

Thank 334Traveller
Response from Gabriela U, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel HeklaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 334Traveller, First of all I would like to thank you for taking your time to leave a feedback on our property. At the same time, I would like to offer my sincere apologies regarding our staff´s attitude and your unfortunate experience here at Fosshótel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wonder if Njal himself stayed here on his way to the All Thing? I don't mean that its ancient. No, just nice, clean and modern. The kind of place I can imagine Njal would have liked a lot and think you will too. We...More

Thank Robert A
Response from Gabriela U, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel HeklaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Robert, Thank you for your kind words and for taking your time to write a review on Fosshótel Hekla. I am really glad to hear that you found our hotel nice and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are always doing our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two very nice hot tubs out behind the Hotel; all to ourselves. Nice breakfast and comfortable rooms. reminds one of farmland in the US or Canada. We really enjoyed the hot tubs and the quiet ambience.More

Thank Thomas S
Response from Gabriela U, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel HeklaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Thomas, It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us and I would like to thank you for taking your time to write a review on our property! We hope to welcome you again to Fosshótel Hekla! Best regards, Gabriela...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018

You could imagine you were in Austria, or Canada... Right beside the Hekla volcano, this property is like staying in a modern converted farmhouse. Very friendly and a hot tub to boot. Also easily accessible but... Once again we're glad we ate elsewhere for dinner...More

Thank rougepierretc
Response from Gabriela U, Front Office Manager at Fosshotel HeklaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rougepierretc, Thank you for taking your time to write a review on Fosshótel Hekla. I am happy to hear that that you enjoyed the location, the views and our hot tubs. I would like to apologize for the unfortunate experience at breakfast. We are...More

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Description
Fosshotel Hekla is a 45 room hotel in South Iceland, only a 45 minute drive from Reykjavik, and a 15 minute drive from Selfoss. The hotel has a good restaurant, lounge with fine bar selection, outdoor hot tub, free ...More high speed Wi-Fi internet and a large garden around the hotel. The hotel is situated close to Mt Hekla and is surrounded by some of the country's most stunning sights including: Eyjafjallajokull volcano and Fimmvorduhals; beautiful hiking trails along the Golden Circle destinations; the highlands of Landmannalaugar, Kjolur, and Sprengisandur; historical sites from the Viking era; volcanic craters; a Hydroelectric power plant, and - depending on the season and weather permitting - the spectacular Northern Lights. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
46
Price range
$136 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hotel Hekla
Location
Iceland > South Region > Selfoss
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
46
Price range
$136 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hotel Hekla
Location
Iceland > South Region > Selfoss
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Traveler (133)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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maggieCirencester
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Miguel B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have them in the vestibule oitside the rooms.
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Ann C
September 5, 2017|
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Response from mldsherman | Reviewed this property |
rent a car at airport because Reykjavik is about 50 km away. plus if you plan to go to blue lagoon it is out by airport and was 100isk to take bus trip from Reykjavik. lots of things to see and so much better if you have... More
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Bob G
September 13, 2016|
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Response from mldsherman | Reviewed this property |
And hot chocolate mix too.
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"Choose a room in the back."
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"Get a room with a front view of Hekla"
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"Interleading family suite was a good option for parents with children."
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"Room 11 - very near to parking"
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