You're eligible for a Genius discount at Seljavellir Guesthouse! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

Set just 0.6 mi from Hornafjördur Airport, this guest house offers guest rooms with a flat-screen TV and free WiFi access. The Route 1 Ring Road is right next to the guest house. A seating area and work desk feature in all guest rooms at Seljavellir Guest house. Each room has a private bathroom with shower. Some rooms offer mountain views while others feature glacier views. Höfn town center is an 8-minute drive away. Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon is 45 mi from the guest house.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

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

Free Parking Available On Site

genius property image
Sign in, save money
You could save 10% or more at this property when you sign in


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
Number of guests
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Travel Sustainable Level 3
This property told us they’re making large investments and efforts toward sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Select topics to read reviews:

See what guests loved the most:

  • Suraj
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very nice modern room with great views! The staff was very helpful; the road to Höfn was closed the night before and I was worried it wouldn't be open the next day for me to make it in. When I contacted the guesthouse they assured me it should be...
  • Catherine
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very clean, modern design with a wet bathroom, good location with nice views, easy self check in/out especially after hours, good communication, saw the northern lights!
  • Natalie
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Spacious room with a sink in it. Soundproofed room! Equipped kitchen. which included coffee to serve yourself from the machine that makes all kinds. Everything looked new and spotless. Got to see the Northern lights!

Host Info

Company review score: 8.9Based on 1,545 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property info

Family bussniess

Languages Spoken


Area info

Amenities of Seljavellir Guesthouse
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Walking tours
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Kid-friendly buffet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Strollers
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Private check-in/out
    • Tour desk
    • Car rental
    • Express check-in/out
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Soundproof rooms
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Icelandic

    House rules

    Seljavellir Guesthouse takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:30 AM to 12:00 AM


    From 5:00 AM to 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 3 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

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Payments by takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

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

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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

    It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

    Medical monitoring is available for guests quarantined due to coronavirus (COVID-19). This may be provided in person or virtually, depending on the property type and location.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Seljavellir Guesthouse

    • Seljavellir Guesthouse is 3.1 miles from the center of Höfn. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Check-in at Seljavellir Guesthouse is from 4:30 AM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Room options at Seljavellir Guesthouse include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Triple
      • Double

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

      • Walking tours
      • Live sports events (broadcast)