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Image for Laugarvatn Hostel
£52
per night
2 Oct-3 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (158 reviews)

"The location is great, the hostel is clean and large. There are ample kitchen facilities, a small bar, and a good breakfast (not included). The room was on the small side but that did not matter for us."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2019

Laugarvatn Hostel
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2 out of 5
Austurvegur 28, Selfoss
Free cancellationPay later
£56
per night
23 Sep-24 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (34 reviews)

"The staff was super friendly and very helpful. This hotel had very convenient parking and a great kitchen. My bed was very comfortable with a convenient outlet."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2019

Selfoss HI hostel
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4 out of 5
Suðurlandsvegur, Rangárþing ytra, South Iceland
£247
per night
8 Oct-9 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (57 reviews)

"From check in to check out this hotel pays attention to the little extras. My only "complaint" is we only booked this hotel for one night and they didn't "turn on" the Northern Lights for us!!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr 2019

Hotel Rangá
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3 out of 5
Free cancellationPay later
£68
per night
24 Sep-25 Sep
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Spacious, clean, basic hotel in Hella.

"Stayed one night arriving late from driving. The hotel looks very run down from the outside, but so nice inside. Looks like they are in the middle of an upgrade. Though nothing that bothered us. Check-in/check-out at the restaurant bar. Enter the hotel area through restaurant. Very nice staff. Very ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2019

Hotel Kanslarinn
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3 out of 5
Brattholt, Blaskogabyggd, Bláskógabyggd, South Iceland
Free cancellationPay later
£129
per night
29 Sep-30 Sep
4.6/5Wonderful! (247 reviews)

"Great location and dining. Seems silly but the pillows were not good at all."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2019

Hotel Gullfoss
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3.5 out of 5
Hverhamar, Hveragerdi
Free cancellationPay later
£141
per night
23 Sep-24 Sep
4.6/5Exceptional! (551 reviews)

"Great place to stay and take in the beautiful views and the warm thermal waters of the area. The hotel has a pool and two thermal hot tubs, one of which was conveniently located just outside our door. Bathrobes are provided for each guest to use.The room was a little on the small size, but I think ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2019

Frost and Fire Boutique Hotel
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3.5 out of 5
Rangárflatir 4, Rangárþing ytra, South Iceland
Free cancellationPay later
£104
per night
8 Oct-9 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (525 reviews)

"Very nice place with good service and free breakfast. Large parking is also a plus."…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

Stracta Hotel
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3 out of 5
Hlidarvegur 7-11, Hvolsvollur, Rangárþing eystra
Free cancellationPay later
£82
per night
8 Oct-9 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (206 reviews)

"Clean and quiet rooms, friendly hosts, and a private setting."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

Hotel Hvolsvöllur
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4 out of 5
Nesjavellir, Selfoss, South Iceland
£289
per night
18 Oct-19 Oct
3.9/5Good! (182 reviews)

"Beautiful setting! Friendly service, very cute rooms, and the whole place was modern and well curated. The warm pool and sauna are a great place to relax after a day of exploring."…"

Reviewed on 11 Sep 2019

ION Adventure Hotel
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4 out of 5
Breidumork 1C, Hveragerdi
£87
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (257 reviews)

"We had an older room that was a little dated, but it was clean, comfortable and very reasonably priced. We enjoyed our short stay. Convenient location, lovely hot pots and pool, comfortable beds. Only suggestion would be to add some yogurt and ripe bananas to breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2019

Hotel Örk
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Visiting Golden Circle

Travellers to Golden Circle give high marks for the northern lights views and riverfront. Scenic and cosy, this city also attracts tourists with its sightseeing tours. Top sights in the city include Geysir Hot Springs, Thingvellir National Park and Gullfoss.

  • There are 276 hotels and other accommodation options in Golden Circle
  • The closest major airport is in Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), 41 mi (66 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Golden Circle

Cultural venues in the city include Geothermal park, The Cave People and Tre Og List. The city is notable for landmarks like Skalholt Cathedral, Skalholt Historical Site and Selfoss Church. The waterfalls, hiking trails and hot springs highlight the city's natural beauty, and Geysir Hot Springs, Thingvellir National Park and Gullfoss are worth a visit.

In Selfoss, there are 276 hotels and other accommodation choices so you can easily organise your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable rate. Here are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Spói Guesthouse - This 3-star guesthouse features free WiFi, free parking and a terrace. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its room size and location.
  • Blue Grove Guesthouse (Fagrilundur) - Our customers like the breakfast and helpful staff at this guesthouse. This 3-star guesthouse features free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.
  • Brekkugerdi Guesthouse - This 2.5-star guesthouse features free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.

One of the popular sights outside the city is Skalafell Ski Area, 31 mi/49.8 km from the heart of the city.

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