Vatnsholt

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30-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV, foosball
30-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV, foosball

Overview of Vatnsholt

Vatnsholt

3.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Vatnsholti 2, Villingaholt, Selfoss, 801

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNesjavellir44 min drive
  • Popular LocationThingvellir National Park45 min drive
  • Popular LocationSeljalandsfoss57 min drive

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About this area

Selfoss

Located in Selfoss, Vatnsholt is in a rural area and on a lake. Turf House and Selfoss Church are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Urridafoss Waterfall and Geothermal park. Swimming offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails, mountain climbing, and horse riding nearby. Guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Tre Og List - 7 min drive
  • Turf House - 16 min drive
  • Nesjavellir - 44 min drive
  • Thingvellir National Park - 45 min drive
  • Seljalandsfoss - 57 min drive

Getting around

  • Reykjavik Domestic Airport (RKV) - 64 min drive

About this property

Vatnsholt

Family-friendly guesthouse with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free guesthouse has a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a meeting room, dry cleaning, and tour/ticket assistance are onsite.
Vatnsholt offers 33 accommodations with hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 30-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include showers. This Selfoss guesthouse provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided daily.

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

Languages spoken

English, Icelandic, Polish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

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

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (EUR 1 per stay)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: EUR 15 for adults and EUR 7.5 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Restaurants on site

  • Blind Raven
  • Summer Restaurant

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Ecotours
  • Evening entertainment
  • Foosball table
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Playground

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Dock
  • Firepit
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 hot springs

More

  • Books
  • Communal living room
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 30-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Recycling

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 15.0 per day

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 buffet breakfast: EUR 15 for adults and EUR 7.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 1 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 15.0 per day

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, rollaway/extra beds, and high chair
Tax ID - 630493-2349
This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Parties and events are allowed on site
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
One child 5 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, 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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Vatnsholt
Vatnsholt Guest House
Vatnsholt Guest House Villingaholt
Vatnsholt Villingaholt
Vatnsholt Guest House Selfoss
Vatnsholt Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse
Vatnsholt Selfoss
Vatnsholt Guesthouse
Vatnsholt Guest House
Vatnsholt Guesthouse Selfoss

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 176 out of 384 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 152 out of 384 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 41 out of 384 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 384 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 384 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.5/5

Eco-friendliness

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The room is very small, if you are travel with huge luggage , very hard to put things in the room. The surrounding is big but I am not sure why the room build into so small for the price I paid ..
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This property was incredibly cute and a comfortable stay. The main area had a restuarant, bar and a recreation room with a pool table that we enjoyed using in the evening.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
more electrical outlets will be better.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Nice basic hotel, situated amidst green fields and surrounded by quiet. Great place to spend the night
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, quiet stay, convenient to amenities and sites
Stayed 1 night in May 2022