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Offering free WiFi, Giljanes Hostel is located in Sandavágur. The property has a shared kitchen and a shared lounge for guests. The nearest airport is Vágar, 6.2 miles from the hostel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Free Parking Available On Site

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Room Type
Number of guests
1 twin bed
3 futon beds
4 twin beds
1 full bed
6 futon beds
1 futon bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Sandavágur
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  • Justina
    United States of America United States of America
    Kristian (I hope I’m spelling that right) was an amazing host. Had recommendations for sights and restaurants. Beds and linens were comfortable. Shower and bathrooms were clean. Kitchen was spacious and had everything you may need. Bonus was the...
  • Alan
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    i love the orange cat. I love the fact that theres a bus stop just 2 minutes away and i can get around faroe with just bus and hitchhike (its located near the main road) I love the fact that there are plenty cooking facilities and save us from the...
  • Benjamin
    United States of America United States of America
    This hostel was a great choice for backpacking. It’s close to the airport and Trælanipa Lake, and has a bus stop a couple minutes away to easily get to Torshavn and beyond. The facilities are nice and there is a big kitchen and rest area so you...

Area info

Amenities of Giljanes Hostel

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Shared kitchen
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Vending machine (snacks)
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Baggage storage
      Additional charge
    • Car rental
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Safe
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • Danish
    • English
    • Norwegian

    House rules

    Giljanes Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 11:30 PM


    From 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 2 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa JCB Cash Giljanes Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Please note that bed linen are not included. You can rent them on site or bring your own.

    FAQs about Giljanes Hostel

    • Yes, Giljanes Hostel is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Giljanes Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • The prices at Giljanes Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

      • Check-in at Giljanes Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

      • Giljanes Hostel is 0.6 miles from the center of Sandavágur. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.