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Blackout curtains, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Blackout curtains, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Blackout curtains, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Blackout curtains, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Selfoss HI hostel

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSelfoss Church11 min walk
    Popular LocationTurf House10 min drive
    Popular LocationLA Art Museum11 min drive

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About this area

Selfoss

Selfoss HI hostel is located in Selfoss. Selfoss Church and Turf House are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Geothermal park and Kerid Crater.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Selfoss Church - 11 min walk
  • Turf House - 10 min drive
  • LA Art Museum - 11 min drive
  • Geothermal park - 12 min drive
  • The Ghost Centre - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Skalli - 3 min walk
  • Nesti - 4 min walk
  • Kaffi Krús - 4 min walk
  • Hlöllabátar - 4 min walk
  • Tryggvaskáli - 6 min walk

About this property

Selfoss HI hostel

Hostel in Selfoss with free parking
This smoke-free hostel features a spa tub, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a garden, barbecues and a TV in a common area are on-site. This hostel has 25 rooms. Bathrooms are shared.
Selfoss HI hostel offers 25 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: ISK 1350 per person

Things to do

  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 10 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Late check-in fee: ISK 2000 for check-in between 10:00 PM and 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 4 PM - 10 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ISK 1350 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee: ISK 2000 for check-in between 10:00 PM and 4:00 PM

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Selfoss HI hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Selfoss
Selfoss HI hostel Selfoss
Selfoss HI hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Selfoss HI hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Selfoss
Selfoss HI hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Selfoss HI hostel Selfoss

Frequently asked questions

4.2
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 60 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 28 out of 60 reviews
4 - Good 47%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 60 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 60 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 60 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
great stay
nice people.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Central location with free parking.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
very good
very good
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good one night stay
Only stayed one night but enjoyed it. Kitchen is great, we had a double room, was a bit small but nothing really to complain about. Could probably do with another bathroom upstairs
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only spent the night here, I wish the hot tub was open past 10pm. Was a nice stay, I would stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019