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Room type

Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Family Room, Shared Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Single Room, Shared Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly ski guesthouse with a restaurant


Located near the slopes, this Akureyri guesthouse is within 6 mi (10 km) of University of Akureyri and Akureyri Botanical Garden and close to winter sports such as cross-country skiing and skiing lessons. Hlidarfjall and Sulur are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Property Features

After a day on the slopes, return to Skjaldarvik Guest House to dine at the restaurant, drink at the bar/lounge, and take a dip in a spa tub.

Room Amenities

All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Conveniences like ski storage and ski passes allow you to spend less time with logistics and more time on the slopes. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the guesthouse's bar.

The guesthouse offers a restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Skjaldarvik Guest House is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Ski passes available 
  • Ski storage 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 27 
  • Year Built 1965 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Shared bathroom with sink in room 
  • Shower only 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Skjaldarvik Guest House has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Playground on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 8:00 AM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 6 years old stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ISK 4000 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: ISK 4000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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