Centrally located in the town of Isafjordur, Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla offers rooms with shared facilities. Some have free Internet access. All rooms at Guesthouse Gamla have access to a shared bathroom with WC, a communal kitchen and a guest lounge with a guest computer. Private rooms at Guesthouse Gamla have an in-room TV and wash basin. Guests enjoy discount prices in the restaurant at Hotel Isafjördur, 350 metres from the guest house. There are also restaurants and cafés in the nearby area. Isafjordur Airport, with regular flights to Reykjavik, is a 10-minute drive from the guest house. Please note that reception and breakfast is located at our main hotel, Hotel Torg, in only 400m distance.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Free parking available on-site


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Guest reviews


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  • Guðrún
    Iceland Iceland
    Fantastic breakfast with gluten-free options and a great location. Really loved the house and the old interior, exactly what we were after.
  • Jessica
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Check in was easy at Hotel Isafjordur. Kitchen was well equipped and there were plenty of tables to eat at. Location was great, close to shops and the high street. Beds were comfortable with the added bonus of a sink in the room which we loved.
  • Jessica
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Our stay at this guesthouse was simply wonderful. The beds were comfy, the bathrooms were spotless, and the kitchen was well-equipped. Check-in was a breeze at Hotel Isafjordur and the guesthouse was a short walk from there with plenty of free...

Managed by Gamla Guesthouse

Company review score: 8.6Based on 1,932 reviews from 5 properties
5 managed properties

Company information

Hótel Ísafjörður hf. is the owner. We have three Hotels in Isafjordur and this guesthouse. During the summer we have more then 140 rooms in operation and can bed 400 persons per night.

Property information

This house has a lot of history. It was build as a hospital and later it became an home for the elderly. Around 2000 it was renovated and changed to a guesthouse. In 2007 Hótel Isafjörður hf. bought the guesthouse and now we run it.

Neighbourhood information

The guesthouse is in a private area. The neighbours are private homes and a one other guesthouse. We offer you also service such as a 24h open lobby at Hotel Isafjordur which is 400 m away.

Languages spoken


Property surroundings

Facilities of Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free WiFi
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Slippers
  • Shared toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Linen
  • Inner courtyard view
  • City view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in some rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
Entertainment and family services
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 19:00


From 07:00 to 11:00



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 2 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

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

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

Guests arriving later than 19:00 are kindly requested to collect their key at the reception of Hotel Isafjordur, Silfurtorgi 2, which is located 400 metres away.

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.

Please note, reception is at the main hotel, Hótel Ísafjörður - Torg where breakfast is also served.

FAQs about Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla

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

  • Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Walking tours

  • Room options at Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla include:

    • Twin
    • Triple

  • Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla is 400 yards from the centre of Ísafjörður. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Guesthouse Ísafjördur - Gamla is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.