Fosshotel Vatnajokull

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Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing
TV with satellite channels
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing

Overview of Fosshotel Vatnajokull

Fosshotel Vatnajokull

3 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Lindarbakki, Hofn, 781

Explore the area

  • AirportHornafjordur (HFN)8 min drive
  • Popular LocationSilfurnes Golf Course13 min drive
  • Popular LocationVatnajökull National Park21 min drive
  • Popular LocationVatnajokull80 min drive

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About this area

Hofn

Located in Hofn, Fosshotel Vatnajokull is near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Vestrahorn and Vatnajokull.

What's nearby

  • Silfurnes Golf Course - 13 min drive
  • Hornafjordur Art Museum - 14 min drive
  • Huldusteinn Stone Museum - 15 min drive
  • Vatnajökull National Park - 21 min drive
  • Vatnajokull - 80 min drive

About this property

Fosshotel Vatnajokull

3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a business center. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a meeting room, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and showers. Guests will also find satellite TV, phones, and desks.
Fosshotel Vatnajokull offers 66 accommodations with blackout drapes/curtains. Televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

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
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: EUR 16 for adults and EUR 8 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Icelandic
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between December 18 and January 18.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 16 for adults and EUR 8 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Fosshotel Hotel Vatnajokull
Fosshotel Vatnajokull
Vatnajokull Fosshotel
Fosshotel Vatnajokull Hotel
Fosshotel Vatnajokull Hofn
Fosshotel Vatnajokull Hotel
Fosshotel Vatnajokull Hotel Hofn

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 284 out of 500 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 155 out of 500 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 25 out of 500 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 22 out of 500 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 500 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Liked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
Staff need to learn to be more service oriented. It’s a hotel for leisure not a prison
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Everything was fantastic. We ate dinner here which was also good, but don’t be hungry as the portions are very small
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is really new and spacious enough. The breakfast is great.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel. Staffs were great. Restaurant was closing when we arrived to the hotel but they still accommodated us. Food was amazing. Would highly recommend this hotel!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020