Located along the Ranga River, this property is just off Iceland’s Ring Road. It offers an on-site restaurant with a bar and terrace, as well as basic cottages with an electric kettle.

Guests at Cafe Arhus Hellu can choose accommodations with either private or shared bathrooms. All include views of the surrounding nature, some feature cooking hobs and a fridge.

BBQ equipment and a children’s playground in the garden are available. Arhus Hellu’s service building has a communal kitchen and dining area. Guests can also enjoy free WiFi in public areas.

The Great Geysir is a 45-minute drive from the cottages, while Hekla volcano is a 30-minute drive away. Central Reykjavik is 56 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Cafe Arhus Hella has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 12, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Asian, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Managed by Arnar Freyr Olafsson

Company review score: 8.3Based on 3,955 reviews from 1 property
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Company info

The staff of Árhús are familiar with the hiking trails in the South, especially those that are nearby. We know of trails that few people know about and therefore you can hike in solitude. We can also help you find a guide who will ensure your safety.

Property info

Árhús is located along the Ranga River,100 km east of Reykjavík on Route 1. Set in idyllic fields on the banks of the river, we offer cottage and sleeping bag accommodation, in addition to a campsite. On site there is a popular restaurant!

Neighborhood info

Hella is an ideal base camp in the South of Iceland for travelling to the most beautiful sights Iceland has to offer: It also used as a stop for before and after the two most famous hikes in Iceland. Þórsmörk to Skógar and Laugevegur.

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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Natural Beauty
  • River Rangá
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Closest Airports
  • Reykjavík Domestic Airport
    51 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Árhús Restaurant

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Cafe Arhus Hella
  • Linens
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Horseback riding Additional charge
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Playground
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • Danish
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Norwegian
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House rules Cafe Arhus Hella takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 9:00 PM


7:00 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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Although all rates are quoted in EUR, please note that charges will be made in ISK according to the exchange rate on the day that the charge is made.

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Cafe Arhus Hellu in advance.

Please inform Cafe Arhus Hella of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Cafe Arhus Hella

  • Guests staying at Cafe Arhus Hella can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Asian
    • Buffet

  • Cafe Arhus Hella has 1 restaurant:

    • Árhús Restaurant

  • Room options at Cafe Arhus Hella include:

    • Vacation Home
    • Triple

  • Cafe Arhus Hella is 1,000 feet from the center of Hella.

  • Cafe Arhus Hella offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Horseback riding

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Cafe Arhus Hella by:

    • Car 1h 40min

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

  • Check-in at Cafe Arhus Hella is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.