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Set on Lake Myvatn’s northern shore, this property is 5 minutes’ drive from Myvatn Nature Baths. On-site facilities include a communal kitchen, small convenience store and bicycle rental.

Spread over 3 buildings, the simply furnished rooms at Hlid Bed and Breakfast all have a private bathroom with a shower.

Guests can enjoy a daily breakfast buffet and BBQ equipment at Hlid B&B. A laundry room is also available. Staff arranges Icelandic horseback riding tours in the surroundings.

The village of Reykjahlid, with restaurants, cafés and bars, is 0.6 mi away. Area activities include hiking and Krossdalur Golf Course, just 1,650 feet from the B&B.

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

Hlid Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests since Mar 22, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
2 twin beds
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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have some kitchen facilities?
    you will be able to get access to hlid hostel for kitchen use Lilja
    Answered on 10 July 2022
  • Hi. What time does breakfast start? I'm looking to check out at 6.30am. thank you!
    Hi you will be able to have some breakfast this early Lilja
    Answered on 14 February 2022
  • Hi - do you have self service laundry? Thanks.
    We have laundry service for our customer. It costs 2 400 isk for washing and drying (1 200 isk for each) for one regular plastic bag. You can get the bag in our reception, fill it up, bring it back and we will take care of your laundry.
    Answered on 9 June 2021
  • Hi, Do you have laundry facility on-site? Is it a coin operated self service. Or around your hotel.
    We have laundry service for our customer. It costs 2 400 isk for washing and drying (1 200 isk for each) for one regular plastic bag. You can get the bag in our reception, fill it up, bring it back and we will take care of your laundry.
    Answered on 9 June 2021

Managed by Hlíð Ferðaþjónusta

Company review score: 8.6Based on 2,325 reviews from 7 properties
7 managed properties

Company info

Hlíð Ferðaþjónusta is a complex of accommodation on the northern shore of lake Mývatn, right beneath the airport. We are situated about one kilometer away from the lakeside, in the middle of a 300 years old lava field and with a fantastic view over the lake. We offer: 🚍campground. The electricity is accessible and warm showers are free of charge for guests. 🛏 sleeping bag accommodation or Family Rooms with bedlinen included in our Hostel, 🥞 Bed&Breakfast option, 🏠 fully equipped summerhouses with a wonderful view over the lava field. You can rent bikes for either one day or ½ a day. Maps with hiking and bike routes are available from our service center. A wonderfully scenic 37 km long country road runs around the lake, ideal for biking. You can book a riding tour on an Icelandic horse with us and we will take you through the stunning surroundings of lake Mývatn, ranging from one and up to several hours.

Property info

Double rooms with private bathroom We offer hotel-accommodation in nine double rooms with made up beds and private bathrooms, breakfast is included. The rooms are in three buildings in a cluster. Two of the buildings have four bedrooms and the third building has one bedroom and a breakfast room. The rooms are small (12m2) but cosy and with all basic facilities. The paved area between the houses offers an excellent site to relax outdoors with garden chairs and tables. The breakfast room is available as a living room during the day or at night.

Languages Spoken

Area info *
Amenities of Hlid Bed and Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Executive lounge access
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

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5:00 PM - 8:00 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 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 11:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform
Hlíd Bed and Breakfast in advance.

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.

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

FAQs about Hlid Bed and Breakfast

  • Hlid Bed and Breakfast is 4.3 miles from the center of Myvatn.

  • Guests staying at Hlid Bed and Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

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

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

  • Check-in at Hlid Bed and Breakfast is from 5:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Hlid Bed and Breakfast include:

    • Twin

  • Hlid Bed and Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Bicycle rental
    • Horseback riding
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Yes, Hlid Bed and Breakfast is popular with guests booking family stays.