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Vatnsholt

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30-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV, table football
30-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV, table football

Overview of Vatnsholt

Vatnsholt

3 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Vatnsholti 2, Villingaholt, Selfoss, 801

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNesjavellir44 min drive
  • Popular LocationThingvellir National Park45 min drive
  • Popular LocationSeljalandsfoss54 min drive

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About this area

Selfoss

Located in Selfoss, Vatnsholt is in a rural area and on a lake. Turf House and Selfoss Church are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Urridafoss Waterfall and Geothermal park. Take some time off to enjoy the hot springs in the area, or get some fresh air with adventures like hiking/biking trails, mountain climbing and horse riding nearby. Guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Tre Og List - 7 min drive
  • Turf House - 16 min drive
  • Nesjavellir - 44 min drive
  • Thingvellir National Park - 45 min drive
  • Seljalandsfoss - 54 min drive

Getting around

  • Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic) - 64 min drive

Restaurants

  • Blind Raven — 1 min walk
  • Summer Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

Vatnsholt

Family-friendly guesthouse in Selfoss with free parking
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free guesthouse has coffee/tea in a common area and a meeting room. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer WiFi and hairdryers. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include coffee makers and electric kettles.
Vatnsholt offers 33 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 30-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Selfoss guest house provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 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
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (EUR 1 per stay)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: EUR 15 for adults and EUR 7.5 for children
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Canoeing
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Ecotours
  • Evening entertainment
  • Table football
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic
  • Polish

Business services

  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Dock
  • Firepit
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 hot springs

More

  • Books
  • Communal living room
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 30-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Recycling

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 10:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child aged 5 years old or younger stays free per registered adult when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 15.0 per day.

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: EUR 15 for adults and EUR 7.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 1 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 15.0 per day

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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds and high chair
Tax ID - 630493-2349
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Parties and events are allowed on site
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
One child aged 5 years old or younger stays free per registered adult when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Vatnsholt
Vatnsholt Guest House
Vatnsholt Guest House Villingaholt
Vatnsholt Villingaholt
Vatnsholt Guest House Selfoss
Vatnsholt Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse
Vatnsholt Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guesthouse
Vatnsholt Guest House
Vatnsholt Guesthouse Selfoss

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 131 out of 310 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 130 out of 310 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 35 out of 310 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 310 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 310 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
It was quiet, restful and the staff were very helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place that is has a great out-in-the-middle-of-nowhere feel without being too far out of the way. I loved the horses nearby. We didn’t end up eating at the restaurant at the hotel but it smelled amazing. We loved staying here!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is SUCH a lovely place with a wonderful staff, gorgeous views and good food. What a delight. Would return again for SURE.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021