Located along the coastline, Við Hafið Guest house offers simple accommodations in Ólafsvík. Guests here can benefit from free WiFi and the fitness center on site.

Rooms feature either a view of the sea or mountains. Bathrooms are private or shared.

You will find a gift shop at the property.

Guests can enjoy various activities in the surroundings, including golfing and horse riding. If you feel like exploring more of the area, entry into Snaefellsjoekull National Park is located 6.2 mi away from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Við Hafið Guesthouse has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 21, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • I am traveling by public bus. how far away from the bus stop are you located? Raymond Kieffer
    Hello the bus stop is next to our guesthouse. Best regards Við Hafið guesthouse
    Answered on 13 August 2021
  • How many shared bathroom facilities are there for guests to use?
    We have 2 bathrooms each with two showers, and 3 toilett rooms one have 3 wc and anothers have 2 wc.
    Answered on 3 May 2022
  • Do u have a washer and dryer on-site? If I book twin bedroom with private bathroom. I will have the bathroom all by myself, right? Thanks
    Yes we have washer and dryer on-site it is on second floor, room with private bathroom is on first floor. Yes you will have the bathroom all by yourself.
    Answered on 9 May 2022
  • Does quadrupal room have three beds in one room ? Does it have shared bathroom with other guests or my family
    quadrupal room have two beds and one bunk bed, have shared bathroom with other guests.
    Answered on 3 May 2022
  • How many dryer and washing machine do you have on site? Are there time restrictions for using the laundry machines? Do you offer breakfast if we order..
    Hello We have one washing machine and one dryer, using time is to 21:30. We do not offer breakfast.
    Answered on 25 May 2022
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Amenities of Við Hafið Guesthouse
  • Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Shared kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Walking tours
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Desk
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Tour desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Public Bath
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

House rules

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4:00 PM - 9:00 PM


8:00 AM - 11:00 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.

Children 6 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

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa Við Hafið Guesthouse accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive later than 21:00, please inform the property in advance to arrange check-in.

FAQs about Við Hafið Guesthouse

  • Við Hafið Guesthouse offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Walking tours
    • Public Bath

  • Við Hafið Guesthouse is 1,150 feet from the center of Ólafsvík.

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

  • Check-in at Við Hafið Guesthouse is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Við Hafið Guesthouse include:

    • Quad
    • Twin
    • Bed in Dorm

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Við Hafið Guesthouse.