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Glacier World - Hoffell

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Triple Room, Private Bathroom | Blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of Glacier World - Hoffell

Glacier World - Hoffell

3.5 star property
9.0 out of 10 Wonderful
9.0/10 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Hot Tub
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
Hoffell 2B, Hoffell, Southern Region, 781

Explore the area

  • AirportHornafjordur (HFN)12 min drive
  • Popular LocationSilfurnes Golf Course17 min drive
  • Popular LocationHornafjordur Art Museum18 min drive
  • Popular LocationHuldusteinn Stone Museum18 min drive

Room options

About this area


Glacier World - Hoffell is located in Hoffell. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Hornafjordur Art Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Vatnajökull National Park and Vatnajokull.

What's nearby

  • Silfurnes Golf Course - 17 min drive
  • Hornafjordur Art Museum - 18 min drive
  • Huldusteinn Stone Museum - 18 min drive
  • Vestrahorn - 23 min drive
  • The Thorbergur Center - 42 min drive

About this property

Glacier World - Hoffell

3.5-star guesthouse
A terrace, a bar, and 5 hot tubs are just a few of the amenities provided at Glacier World - Hoffell. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), luggage storage, and meeting rooms
  • Tour/ticket assistance, smoke-free premises, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the helpful staff and overall condition
Room features
All 13 rooms include comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to perks like free WiFi and sound-insulated walls. Guests reviews say good things about the comfortable rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Free infant beds, heating, and limited housekeeping


English, French, Icelandic, Polish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee: ISK 1,300 per person
  • A bar/lounge
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Things to do

  • 5 spa tubs
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • Free crib
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage

Guest services

  • One-time housekeeping
  • Tour and ticket assistance

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • In-room accessibility
  • No elevator
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes
  • Free crib


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Soundproofed rooms

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Check-in from 3 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age: 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 11 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for continental breakfast: approximately ISK 1300 per person

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Glacier World Hoffell Guesthouse
Glacier World Guesthouse
Glacier World Hoffell
Glacier World Hoffell Hoffell
Glacier World - Hoffell Hoffell
Glacier World - Hoffell Guesthouse
Glacier World - Hoffell Guesthouse Hoffell

Frequently asked questions

Is Glacier World - Hoffell pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at Glacier World - Hoffell?

As of May 29, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Glacier World - Hoffell on Jun 1, 2023 start from $145.6, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Glacier World - Hoffell?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Glacier World - Hoffell?

Check-in is from 3 PM - 9 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Glacier World - Hoffell?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Glacier World - Hoffell located?

Situated in Hoffell, this guesthouse is 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from Vatnajokull and within 12 mi (20 km) of Vatnajökull National Park and Silfurnes Golf Course. Hornafjordur Art Museum and Huldusteinn Stone Museum are also within 16 mi (25 km).




Rating 10 - Excellent. 38 out of 57 reviews" "
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Rating 8 - Good. 14 out of 57 reviews" "
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Rating 6 - Okay. 3 out of 57 reviews" "
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Rating 4 - Poor. 0 out of 57 reviews" "
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Rating 2 - Terrible. 2 out of 57 reviews" "
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10/10 Excellent


Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very nice place! Clean and great breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The host was amazing! Views were amazing of the glacier out our window!!!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

10/10 Excellent

Rebecca, Brooklyn

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

2/10 Terrible

Verified traveler

We paid extra for the geothermal spa amenities that were not operational..,.. the room and location was overpriced and under served
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice and clean geusthouse woth friendly staff. Great location . Close to Glacier.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

8/10 Good

Verified traveler

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

6/10 Okay

Verified traveler

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location was nice, a little outside of Hofn. The hot tubs are a 2 min drive away. The room and towels smelled weird.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great views, geothermal hot tubs and good included breakfast.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021