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Set on the island of Heimaey, Aska Hostel features free WiFi access in public areas. Guests have access to a lounge area and a small, shared kitchen.

With views of the surroundings, the bright rooms and dormitories all come with heating. Each shares a bathroom.

Cafes and restaurants can be found in the immediate surroundings. Hiking is one of the activities that can be performed on the island. Guests can also receive one free entry ticket per person and stay, to a nearby swimming pool.

Vestman Islands Golf Court is a 5-minute drive from the Aska. Vestman Islands Harbor is 1,650 feet away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Aska Hostel has been welcoming guests since May 28, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

FREE parking!


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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Gott
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  • Cafe/Bar The brother brewery
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  • Cafe/Bar Stofan Bakhús bakery
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  • Restaurant Fiskibarinn
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant 900 Grillhús
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Pizza67
    0.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Eldheimar museum
    0.7 miles
  • Mountain Heimaklettur
    1.1 miles
  • Mountain Helgafell
    1.2 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantic Ocean
    1.2 miles
  • Mountain Eldfell
    1.4 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Sæheimar museum (Aquarium)
    0.2 miles
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Amenities of Aska Hostel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Shared kitchen
  • Aerobics Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Water park Off-site
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Car rental
  • Express check-in/out
  • Laundry
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic
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House rules Aska Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


1:30 PM - 11:00 PM


8:00 AM - 11:00 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 16 and above are considered 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

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
€ 20 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
€ 40 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 40 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 10 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

The fine print

Please note that guests need to be at least 10 years or older to stay in a dormitory room. Guests traveling with children under 10 years need to book a private room.

FAQs about Aska Hostel

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

  • Check-in at Aska Hostel is from 1:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Aska Hostel is 1,500 feet from the center of Vestmannaeyjar.

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

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Walking tours
    • Aerobics
    • Horseback riding
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Aska Hostel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking