Set a 10-minute drive from Jökulsárlón Glacier, this farm hostel offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and mountain views. Iceland’s Ring Road is right next to the property. Guest rooms at Skyrhusid HI Hostel have an in-room sink. All have access to shared bathroom facilities. Bed linen and towels are included. Two restaurants are found onsite that serve lunch and dinner, while hot drinks and juice can be enjoyed in Skyrhusid HI Hostel's dining area. A kitchenette is available. Thorbergssetur Historical Museum is also located onsite. A restaurant serving breakfast is 820 feet from Skyrhúsid. Höfn town center is 40 mi away. Skaftafell National Park is a 50-minute drive from the guest house.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
2 bunk beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Hali
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Raelyn
    United States of America United States of America
    I was nervous about the shared bathrooms but our fears vanished immediately once we saw how clean and well kept the entire place was. Pristine conditions, very welcoming and cozy decor, we felt right at home.
  • April
    Philippines Philippines
    - they have all you need - they have welcome treats, the cake is good! - they have many free food in the pantry - nice staff - good ambiance and clean - all the places, rooms, bathrooms, lobby smells so good - name it and they have it - near in...
  • Joey
    United States of America United States of America
    Location was great for our glacier cave tour the next day. The welcome cake was yummy.

Area info

Amenities of Skyrhusid HI Hostel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Linens
  • View
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Hiking
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

Skyrhusid HI Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM


From 7:00 AM to 10:00 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

0 - 3 years
Crib upon request
4 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
17+ years
Extra bed upon request
ISK 3,500 per stay

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Skyrhusid HI Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

If you expect to arrive outside check-in hours, please inform Skyrhúsid Guest House in advance.

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

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 07:00:00.

FAQs about Skyrhusid HI Hostel

  • Skyrhusid HI Hostel is 500 feet from the center of Hali. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Hiking

  • Check-in at Skyrhusid HI Hostel is from 5:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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