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    Eldsto Art Cafe / Bistro / Pottery / Guesthouse

    Austurvegur 2 | Highway, Hvolsvollur 860, Iceland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the kitchen” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 57 reviews

    Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

    Good service and the food was fantastic, right down to the salad dressing! Smallish place but with reasonably spaced tables it felt intimate not cramped. Possibly a little over priced otherwise it would have been 5*

    Thank Caroline C
    Reviewed August 26, 2017

    Driving through the rain for hours from Jokuslaron, the glacial lagoon, we were cold, wet & hungry. We passed many uninspired places on the road, unwilling to get out of the car for them. When we saw the Eldsto Art Cafe, we were intrigued and...More

    Thank lizstack117
    Response from Guðlaug I, Manager at Eldsto Art Cafe / Bistro / Pottery / GuesthouseResponded August 28, 2017

    Thank you so much for your awesome rate about us and welcome back. So happy you liked it

    Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

    We drove through Hella in the morning on our way from near Selfoss to see various waterfalls and then ended up back in Hella right when we were getting hungry for dinner. Eldsto was quite busy but we were able to get a table within...More

    Thank Matt S
    Response from Gudlaug Helga I, Manager at Eldsto Art Cafe / Bistro / Pottery / GuesthouseResponded July 25, 2017

    Thank you so much, happy you enjoyed it. Just one thing, Eldstó Art Café is in town Hvolsvöllur, 13 km from Hella Kind regards Helga

    Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night, travelling around Iceland. The room was clean but small and warm, maybe because it was above a very busy kitchen, where the food for many people was prepared. As well as warm, the room was noisy, in part because...More

    Thank Arthur L
    Reviewed July 10, 2017

    The rooms are very small (you need to get out the way for another person to get around you). The shared areas are right outside the door of the room, so there is little privacy. There are often no staff on site. Not a great...More

    Thank Char B
    Response from Gudlaug Helga I, Manager at Eldsto Art Cafe / Bistro / Pottery / GuesthouseResponded July 12, 2017

    Hi, it is strange to describe the Guesthouse like it is a supprice for you, because there are pictures of everything, the size of the hall and WC, aswell as the bedroom you booked. Nothing should supprice you. About no staff begin around I don´t...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • $89 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • South Region >
    • Hvolsvollur
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    Traveler (23)
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    Room & Suite (19)
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    Questions & Answers
    September 17, 2016|
    Response from Guðlaug I | Property representative |
    Hi we can not know if Northern lights will show up - but if there is you don´t have to go far, you could just walk out the door and there it is.
    Gudlaug Helga I
    June 5, 2015|
    Response from Gudlaug Helga I | Property representative |
    I would like to correct about one thing, our vegetable pie and lasagna is not done in a microwave, it´s homemade and baked in a real oven.
    February 1, 2015|
    Response from Gudlaug Helga I | Property representative |
    Hi Johnny, it dose not open until in Marsh and will be open from 11 am - 6 pm until May, then we will expand the opening ours Best regards - Helga
    Room Tips
    "Rooms 1 and 2 are in the shared kitchen"
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    "We didn't stay at the guest house. We ate in the restaurant."
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    "No comment and won't recommend at all!!"
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    "nothing special"
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