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Skjaldarvik Guest House & Restaurant

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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29 Apr.30 Apr.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved staying at the Skjaldarvik Guest House. When we booked we were quite nervous to stay in lodging without a private bathroom (especially traveling with our 2 kids). After arriving all our fears were put to ease. The rooms are nice, the bathrooms...More

Thank Aweaton
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and had a great time! The guesthouse is a bit outside Akureyri in the countryside. The whole guesthouse is well decorated, many lovely details all around. Our room was modern and reasonably large, with a little sink in the...More

1  Thank Simon K
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

From the upscale hotels in reykjavik to small but beautiful cabins in Kalda, this guesthouse still beat them all! What made this place so special were the extremely warm and helpful attitudes of the staff(from employee who met us at the door to give a...More

1  Thank Brooke Z
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Skjaldarvík provided exactly the calm, relaxing atmosphere we were looking for after a long day's drive, and the friendly welcome that put us at our ease at once. I particularly appreciated the quick tour of the guesthouse that Dísa gave when we arrived, as it...More

1  Thank Karin M
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We booked a couple nights at this guesthouse based on the reviews I read on trip advisor, and it was a great move on my part. The staff are friendly and accommodating, the rooms are comfortable and the morning breakfast is plentiful. The guesthouse sits...More

Thank PatrickNYC2014
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 99 - USD 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Thanks for asking, but I am not the innkeeper. My wife and I were simply guests at Skjaldarvik. We are familiar enough with Akureyri to say that if you are coming from Reykjavik, you will pass by Skjaldarvik before you reach... More
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"I think rooms 107 and 109 have the best views"
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"Views from the fjord facing rooms are excellent. The rooms also seem to vary in size quite a lot. Ours (110..."
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"Bring earplugs and ask for one not looking at the hot tub!!!"
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"Try to get a room with a fjord view."
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