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This property is remotely located in Thorsmork Nature Reserve, 19.9 miles from Seljalandsfoss waterfall. The Volcano Huts ONLY accessible by special regional buses or 4x4 super jeep transport (modified vehicles) or by hiking.

All cottages feature a kitchenette, a seating area and a private terrace.

All accommodation options have shared toilets. The shared showers are in a service building next to the main house. Hiking to the property is also an option as Laugavegur and Fimmvörðuháls hiking trails lead here. On-site facilities include a sauna. Reykjavik is about 80.8 miles way.

Lava Grill Restaurant & Bar serves up a menu of Icelandic cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Tea/coffee and snacks are offered throughout the day. Staff are happy to help arrange jeep safaris and other activities.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Volcano Huts Þórsmörk has been welcoming guests since 23 Mar 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast info

Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Volcano Huts Þórsmörk

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property questions and answers
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  • I would love to stay here but the vehicle I have reserved will not make it. How do we arrange transport from near hwy 1 to the hotel and is there a pl...
    You can see info on how to get here on our site
    Answered on 28 April 2021
  • We are hoping to stay June 25 and June 26 at the huts. We have a 4x4 F road approved vehicle. Can we drive to the huts ourselves?
    Hi, 4x4 is not the same as a modified 4x4. Please take the transfer service from Brú Base (on road 249) bookable online (Volcano Trails).
    Answered on 28 March 2022
  • Hi, where do you recommend to leave the car if we decide to stay at your place? Regards Timo
    The recommended location is where you will be taking the highland bus to us. Some of the options are: Reykjavík BSI bus station, Hvolsvöllur (N1 stati...
    Answered on 10 June 2022
  • Can I drive to the Volcano Huts with my rental car and park it on site?
    Hi, it depends on which type of rental you have. We recommend taking the highland bus as it is the safest option for you.
    Answered on 3 May 2022
  • if we will be staying on the night we arrive, when can we check in. if not until afternoon, is there a place we can store our luggage?
    Check in is between 14:00-23:00. We have a guest kitchen were luggage can be left behind.
    Answered on 5 August 2022
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Host Information

Host review score

Volcano Huts are located in Húsadalur Valley in the Þórsmörk Nature Reserve in Iceland, right next to the Eyjafjallajökull Volcano & Glacier. The unique nature of the Þórsmörk area make this an ideal place for any nature and hiking enthusiast. We offer accommodation, local food, tours and activities for groups and individuals. You can even host your event, meeting or conference here. You can stay in one of our private bedrooms, small cottages, mountain hut dormitories, glamping and camping grounds.
Þórsmörk Nature Reserve (pronounced Thorsmork in English) has one of Iceland’s most dynamic and beautiful landscapes, where active volcanoes and towering glaciers rise above the lush valleys below. The Þórsmörk area has endless hiking trails and is connected to the Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve via the Laugavegur hiking trail. Travelling to Þórsmörk is part of the adventure and to get here you will have to cross multiple rivers and drive past the Eyjafjallajökull Volcano and glacier. We advise everyone to read information about how to get here when planning their trip.
Languages spoken: Danish,German,English,Spanish,French,Icelandic,Polish
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
1 restaurant on site


Facilities of Volcano Huts Þórsmörk
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Foot bath
  • Steam room
  • Hot spring bath
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Children's playground
  • Sauna
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
Business facilities
  • Business centre Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • Danish
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Icelandic
  • Polish

House rules Volcano Huts Þórsmörk takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 23:00


08:00 - 10:00


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 3 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

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 08:00.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

The Volcano Huts Thorsmork is in a remote location, only accessible by hiking or special buses during 1 May to 30 September.

During winter from 1 October to 30 April, transportation by super jeep is required and guests can be picked up from Seljalandsfoss waterfall or Reykjavik. There is a car park at the Seljalandsfoss pick-up point.

After booking, please contact the property via e-mail for directions and additional arrival details.

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.

Bed linen, duvets, pillows and towels are not included. You can rent them on site or bring your own. Please note that the former items are included when booking a room package.

Please inform Volcano Huts Þórsmörk in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Volcano Huts Þórsmörk

  • Guests staying at Volcano Huts Þórsmörk can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Volcano Huts Þórsmörk is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Volcano Huts Þórsmörk by:

    • Car 4h

  • Room options at Volcano Huts Þórsmörk include:

    • Bed in Dormitory
    • Twin/Double
    • Holiday Home
    • Tent
    • Double

  • Volcano Huts Þórsmörk offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Children's playground
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Steam room
    • Live music/performance
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Hot spring bath
    • Foot bath
    • Walking tours
    • Horse riding

  • Volcano Huts Þórsmörk has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

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

  • Volcano Huts Þórsmörk is 3.1 miles from the centre of Thorsmork.