Akureyri Hostel

Akureyri Hostel

Akureyri, Iceland - Stórholt 1
ISK 4,050 per night
ISK 4,050 per night


6 Total reviews

  • Exceptionally safe
  • Superb cleanliness
  • Excellent quality rooms
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Most recent review

A very eccellent youth ostel ... Room large, clean and confortable.
We vere very satisfied of our stay there.

Description - Hostel

The Hostel offers different types of rooms; mixed dorm rooms, single room, twin with and without bath, and group / family rooms for three to six persons.
Two fantastic summerhouses in the garden, each house has kitchen, living room and bathroom, each can accommodating eight persons (twin room, four person room and upstairs two beds) plus hot tub is included in the price. We also have a small cabin with three beds, toilet and a sink.
All rooms include; reading light over every bed, table and chairs, mirror, TV, hairdryer, free Wi-Fi and pillows & duvets.
We offer sleeping bag accommodation and bed linen can be provided but is not included in the price.

Akureyri H. I. Hostel is the perfect place to stay on to visit all the pearls that mother nature offers in the North, like Lake Mývatn which is known for its natural beauty – landscape, animals and bird life, Goðafoss one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland, Dettifoss the most powerful waterfall in Europe, Húsavík known as the whale watching town, Ásbyrgi an enclosed canyon, about 3, 5 km long and 1, 1 km wide, surrounded by cliffs which reach as high as 100 m. Skagafjörður where rafting can be done, Grímsey where people get the change to step over the polar circle line and see all the beautiful bird life. And many other pearls that north Iceland has to offer.

Akureyri HI Hostel is located in the center of the town, conveniently close to the city center. All places needed are in a walking distance; 10 min walk to the city center, 5 min walk to Glerártorg shopping center, 1 min walk to Bónus supermarket (the cheapest in Akureyri), 5 min to a bakery and 7 min to local’s favorite restaurant. Most of other main attractions of the town are within walking distance.
In Akureyri there are city buses that are for free.

The space
  • Property type: Hostel
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: ISK 4,050 (Iceland Krona)

Cottage Handicap facility Mixed Dorm Quad Single Standard Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Check-out: 11:00am

Hostel amenities

BBQ area Breakfast (extra charge) Children permitted Gay friendly Group services Handicap access Laundry/valet service Linen rental No curfew Parking (free) Tour/sightseeing assistance WIFI (free)

Room amenities

Backpacker facilities Cribs available Hairdryer Handicap facilities Iron/ironing board Lockers Non-smoking rooms Shared bathroom Television WIFI

Points of interest
  • Bónus Supermarket (1 min walk)
  • Shopping Centre - Glerártorg (3-5 min walk)
  • Bakery (4-5 min walk)
  • City Centre (10 min walk)

Food and drink
Eating out
Locals favorite
Dominos Pizza
Restaurant on 5th floor
Over 40 years in Buisness

Price details

ISK 4,050 - 25,650 per night (Iceland Krona)

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaVisa ElectronMasterCard

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

Cancellation policy is 24 hrs and should be done no later than 18:00 the day before arrival. If the cancellation is later than we charge for the room. We also charge for a no show.

Location - Hostel

Stórholt 1
NorĂ°urland Eystra (Northeast)
Iceland  603

Latitude: 65.69113, Longitude: -18.10617

How to get there

When driving along road no. 1 you drive through Akureyri and we are well marked from the main road which is Hörgárbraut. We have Hostelling International flags and signs.
Our address is Stórholt 1, you make a turn from the main road - Hörgárbraut to Stórholt