You're eligible for a Genius discount at Hótel Valaskjálf! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

Enjoying a spectacular position in a peaceful and quiet part of the town, is Hótel Valaskjálf, offering comfortable and fresh en-suite guest rooms with free Wi-Fi access.

Valaskjálf is located on the banks of River Lagarfljot and close to the Hallormsstadur forest. Remember to take advantage of the stunning natural landscapes and visit the waterfalls, forests and lakes or take a tour to the interior highlands.

Activities that can be enjoyed in surrounding areas include rafting, horseback riding, golf, hiking, Jeep safaris and boat tours.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

Hótel Valaskjálf has been welcoming guests since Jul 23, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American

Free parking available at the hotel


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
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
  • Do you have a room available from 10:00 am on the 11th of August - I only need the room for a few hours rest. Thank you
    Hi, Check in time starts at 16.00, and check out is at 11.00. Best Regards!
    Answered on 29 April 2022
  • Good day, do you have laundry service or is laundry service available nearby? Thanks!
    Dear guests, We do not provide laundry service.
    Answered on 29 April 2023
  • Do you have a reservation for Robert Plutt for Jul 25-26.
    We do not seem to have a booking under this name. If you happen to have any confirmation please send it to our email address and we can double check.
    Answered on 31 July 2021
  • Hello, we are family of 4 (2 adults & 2 kids age of 12yo & 9yo). Can we have an extra bed for our 9yo in the triple room with an additional surcharge? Thanks in advance. Regards, Anastasia
    Unfortunately, Extra beds are not available.
    Answered on 25 May 2023
Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      American • International • European
    • Open for
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free
Amenities of Hótel Valaskjálf
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Free WiFi
Non-smoking rooms
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Happy hour
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Carbon monoxide detector
    • Heating
    • Soundproof
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Icelandic
    Sustainability initiatives
    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    Hótel Valaskjálf takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


    From 7:30 AM to 11:30 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 7 and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 6 years
    Crib upon request

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

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Hótel Valaskjálf accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that the rates are quoted in EUR on the website. However, charges will be made in ISK based on the exchange rate from EUR to ISK on the day when the charge is made.

    Guests need to be aware that in case the bill is settled by credit card, there might be a difference in the room rate due to changes in the currency exchange rate.

    Card holder must be present at check-in and present credit card and ID.

    When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    FAQs about Hótel Valaskjálf

    • Hótel Valaskjálf offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Pool table
      • Fishing
      • Darts
      • Horseback riding
      • Happy hour

    • Hótel Valaskjálf has 1 restaurant:

      • Skálinn Diner

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

    • Guests staying at Hótel Valaskjálf can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free
      • American

    • Room options at Hótel Valaskjálf include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Twin
      • Triple

    • Check-in at Hótel Valaskjálf is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

    • Hótel Valaskjálf is 1,650 feet from the center of Egilsstaðir.