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Overview of Vagnsstaðir hostel

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Blackout curtains, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
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Vagnsstaðir hostel

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Thorbergur Center10 min drive
  • Popular LocationJokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon15 min drive
  • AirportHornafjordur (HFN)36 min drive
  • Popular LocationHornafjordur Art Museum39 min drive

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Twin Room, Private Bathroom

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Family Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • 269 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Bunk Bed

Triple Room, Private Bathroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

About this area


Located in Hofn, Vagnsstaðir hostel is in a rural area. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Vatnajökull National Park and Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. Guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Thorbergur Center - 10 min drive
  • Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon - 15 min drive
  • Hornafjordur Art Museum - 39 min drive
  • Silfurnes Golf Course - 41 min drive
  • Huldusteinn Stone Museum - 41 min drive

About this property

Vagnsstaðir hostel

3-star guesthouse near Vatnajökull National Park
This smoke-free guesthouse features a garden, free breakfast and free self-parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All 15 rooms offer free WiFi, showers and free toiletries.
Vagnsstaðir hostel offers 15 forms of accommodation with free toiletries and blackout curtains. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and hairdryers can be requested. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Vagnsstaðir hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Vagnsstaðir hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Vagnsstaðir hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Vagnsstaðir hostel?
As of 9 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Vagnsstaðir hostel on 10 May 2021 start from £91, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Vagnsstaðir hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Vagnsstaðir hostel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Vagnsstaðir hostel?
Check-in is from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Vagnsstaðir hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Vagnsstaðir hostel located?
Situated in a rural location, this guesthouse is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Vatnajökull National Park and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Vatnajokull. Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Fjallsárlón are also within 25 mi (40 km).