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Situated on western Iceland’s Snaefellsnes Peninsula, this former fish processing factory has been converted into a professional theatre and artsy hostel. Free WiFi access is available throughout. With views of the surrounding countryside, dormitories come with simple retro-style furnishings and each shares a bathroom. Guests can have a drink at the bar and relax in the shared lounge area. They have access to the communal kitchen. During summer, the property offers a weekly schedule of performances and events. Guests can benefit from complimentary tickets to events such as theatre, live music and game nights. A variety of activities, including hiking and fishing, can be enjoyed on site or in the immediate surroundings.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Breakfast info

Breakfast to go

Free parking available on-site


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Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 single bed
and
1 bunk bed
1 single bed
and
1 bunk bed
1 single bed
and
1 double bed
1 single bed
and
1 double bed
1 single bed
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1 double bed
1 single bed
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1 double bed
and
1 bunk bed
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.3
Facilities
8.2
Cleanliness
8.5
Comfort
8.2
Value for money
8.4
Location
8.4
Free WiFi
8.9
High score for Hellissandur
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Giovanni
    Italy Italy
    Welcoming environment and the staff has been really kind at my arrival.
  • Deirdre
    Ireland Ireland
    Easy late check in, couldn't do laundry after a certain time (around 5-6pm) so worth knowing if anyone was planning on that. Comfy beds, good common room with lots of games. We were there in April so no gigs or anything on
  • Georg
    Switzerland Switzerland
    Very Special location and very friendly team. We‘ve enjoyed our stay and would for sure come back.

Property surroundings

Facilities of The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Happy hour
  • Movie nights
  • Stand-up comedy
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Horse riding
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Table tennis
  • Games room
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • CD player
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
General
  • Minimarket on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Wellness
  • Full body massage
  • Head massage
  • Back massage
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 16:00 to 20:00

Check-out

From 06:00 to 10:00

 

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.

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Cot and extra bed policies

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 Cash is not accepted The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

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

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

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

FAQs about The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center

  • Guests staying at The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 2.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Breakfast to go

  • Check-in at The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Games room
    • Table tennis
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Evening entertainment
    • Back massage
    • Happy hour
    • Horse riding
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Full body massage
    • Live music/performance
    • Head massage
    • Movie nights
    • Entertainment staff
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • The Freezer Hostel & Culture Center is 1.9 miles from the centre of Hellissandur. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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