Overlooking Höfn harbour and with views towards the Vatnajökull Glacier, this environmentally friendly hostel features a guest kitchen and laundry facilities. The staff can help arrange glacier tours and well as boat and snowmobile trips.

The simple rooms at Höfn Hostel come with shared bathroom facilities and access to a shared TV lounge. Some rooms are suitable for guests with disabilities.

Höfn Hostel has a spacious dining hall, while guests will find the village’s shops, restaurants and cafés within a 5-minute stroll. Breakfast is available from mid-May to mid-September.

The Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon is 49.7 miles from Höfn, and Skaftafell National Park is 81.4 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Höfn Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 31 May 2013.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

FREE parking!


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
1 single bed
and
4 bunk beds
1 single bed
and
1 large double bed
2 bunk beds
and
1 large double bed
1 single bed
and
4 bunk beds
2 bunk beds
and
1 large double bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Linen and towels included in price.
    Answered on 12 October 2019
  • Do you have laundry and drying facilities?
    Yes, we have. Only from 16.00 till 21.00
    Answered on 21 July 2022
  • Do you have a private rooms
    Yes. You are welcome.
    Answered on 14 October 2022
  • Hi, we would like to stay in Economy Quadruple Room with Shared Bathroom. We are 4 adults and a child 6 years old, but he sleeps with us in big bad. D..
    No problem. You are welcome.
    Answered on 11 September 2022
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    No, we do not offer sleeping bag accommodation.
    Answered on 12 October 2019
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Facilities of Höfn Hostel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Outdoors
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Tumble dryer
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Höfn Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

16:00 - 21:00

Check-out

10:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 aged 6 years and above are considered 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
Free

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

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

If you expect to arrive later than 21:00, please note that Höfn Hostel charges up to 10 EUR for late check-in.

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.

FAQs about Höfn Hostel

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

    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 3 km)

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

  • Höfn Hostel is 0.7 miles from the centre of Höfn.

  • Check-in at Höfn Hostel is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.