Reviews of Gistiheimilið Árný

Illugagata 7, 900 Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland

#10 of 11 hotels in Vestmannaeyjar

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Review score

Based on 36 B&B reviews

7.5

Score breakdown

  • Cleanliness

    8.3

  • Comfort

    7.2

  • Location

    8.1

  • Facilities

    6.7

  • Staff

    8.3

  • Value for money

    6.5

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  • 19 July 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Couple
    • Double or Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 3 nights

    Poor WC and shower utilities. Very cheap breakfast, almost empty table, even though you have to pay extra.

    Nice garden in front of house. Reasonable WiFi.

  • 26 July 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Family
    • Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 2 nights

    The price was quite expensive.

    Location, quietness, service, all was good.

  • 20 July 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Family
    • Quintuple Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 1 night

    Nice stay at only 1 min from the swimming pool!

  • 19 July 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Couple
    • Double or Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 3 nights
    • Submitted via mobile

    No heat from the hestinn element.

    Quiet and piasfull house.

  • 2 July 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Family
    • Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 1 night
    • Submitted via mobile

    The hostess! And her personal story.

  • 18 June 2015

    • Leisure trip
    • Couple
    • Double or Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
    • Stayed 1 night

    The breakfast seems expensive for what is served, but it is in line with Island prices.

    It's a nice and clean place close to the city centre.

  • 14 June 2015

    • Couple
    • Bunk Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
    • Stayed 3 nights
    • Submitted via mobile

    none

    Its clean,and it's like you didnt leave home because of the place.

  • The following reviews were written more than 24 months ago. They no longer impact the property's overall review score – but may still be helpful when choosing the perfect place to stay.

  • 10 September 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Solo traveller

    Wonderful location. Breakfast was very basic, but sufficient and with a nice view. It was possible to leave the suitcase at the guesthouse after check-out. Very nice host! I had a two-bed-room for my own, even if i only booked a bed in a dormitory

  • 18 August 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    - furnishings a bit bare - 3 families sharing a kitchen - kitchen garbage not emptied daily

    - location - very friendly owner, helps you arrange outings - breakfast - near pool

  • 11 August 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Couple

    Slightly outside of the town center. Be prepared for a 15-20 min walk from the harbor if carrying heavy luggage

    Proximity to the swimming pool Cozy rooms

  • 19 July 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    The hostess was so nice to us - introduced us to all the Best places to visit at vestmanna and made the visit very special by telling her story about the vulcanic eruption in 1973.

  • 3 July 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    Wonderful local hosts. Served home-fished and smoked salmon with breakfast and other icelandic specialties. Lovely location. Reasonable price for Iceland

  • 24 June 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Solo traveller

    Well...for 35 Eur (cheapest bed) one could at least expect pillow and blanket.

    Hostel owner was nice, dorm room quite cozy and light, fantastic view through the window and good location.

  • 14 September 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Group

    was a bit expensive,but very nice place. Had a microwave and fridge, which was adequate. Very quiet. Excellent selection for breakfast.

  • 9 September 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    It was very comfortable on a spectacular island.

  • 4 September 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    The home was quaint and clean, the hostess was as sweet as can be!

  • 20 August 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Solo traveller

    Nothing at all..!!

    Lovely host in this lovely island.. Considering Icelandic prices it's value for money.. Good location..

  • 2 August 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Solo traveller

    All is good. Good stuff, good breakfast, good rooms and location.

  • 28 July 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Family

    Not close to the volcanoes, but still not far.

    good info från the host and very good beds. We slept well.

  • 25 July 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Solo traveller

    - nice owner - everything alright

  • 29 June 2014

    • Leisure trip
    • Group

    Good location for getting around town or going out for walks. Cute house with good guest kitchen.

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