Located in a historic house in central Húsavík, Árból Guesthouse offers free parking and free WiFi access. Whale watching trips depart from Húsavik Port, only a 5-minute walk away. All rooms at Árból Guesthouse have access to shared bathroom facilities and a garden. Húsavik Whale Museum is 500 metres from the guest house.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Kosher

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
2 single beds
3 single beds
1 single bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Giorgiana
    Austria Austria
    The hotel is very nice and cozy (you have to leave your shoes at the entrance, but there are slippers available). In the room, you will find a bottle to fill with water, a kettle, glasses, and cups... even a small dark chocolate 😍. The beds are...
  • Kim
    Netherlands Netherlands
    The lady at the check-in was very nice and gave us some amazing tips for our whale watching trip, which we also got 10% off on by staying here!
  • Shannon
    Australia Australia
    Super convenient location with the harbour and most locations in Husavik within easy walking distance, the room was very spacious for 3 adults and beds were super comfy. This accommodation is more B&B style with multiple rooms within a house,...

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Property information

A cozy family run guesthouse in a historic building, located by the bank of a small stream in the heart of Húsavík, the whale watching capital of Iceland.

Neighbourhood information

Húsavík is the Whale Watching Capital of Europe with all the main attractions of the North Eastern part of Iceland within 100 km radius

Languages spoken


Property surroundings

Facilities of Árból Guesthouse
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Shared toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Linen
  • City view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Horse riding
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Living Area
  • Dining area
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Reception services
    • Invoice provided
    • Private check-in/check-out
    • Luggage storage
    • Express check-in/check-out
    Entertainment and family services
    • Kids' outdoor play equipment
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Books, DVDs, or music for children
    • Board games/puzzles
    Cleaning services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • Pet bowls
    • Pet basket
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Estonian
    • Icelandic

    House rules

    Árból Guesthouse takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 16:00 to 19:00

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


    From 07:00 to 10:30



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    Children 6 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

    Cot and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Cot upon request

    The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cots are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in

    Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card JCB Diners Club Cash Árból Guesthouse accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed

    Quiet hours

    Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 06:00.


    Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    When booking 3 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 06:00:00.

    In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

    FAQs about Árból Guesthouse

    • Árból Guesthouse is 350 yards from the centre of Húsavík. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Árból Guesthouse offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking
      • Skiing
      • Golf course (within 3 km)
      • Horse riding

    • Check-in at Árból Guesthouse is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

    • Room options at Árból Guesthouse include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Triple
      • Single

    • Guests staying at Árból Guesthouse can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Halal
      • Gluten-free
      • Kosher

    • The prices at Árból Guesthouse may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.