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Akureyri Backpackers

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free beer”(12 reviews)
“the kitchen”(38 reviews)
“private room”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree beerthe kitchenprivate roomburger and beergood vibeswelcome drinkbathrooms and showersthe main streetbar downstairsnice atmospheretop floorshared toiletsfellow travelerslocated rightrecommend staying hereperfect locationfree wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The breakfast is nothing to get excited about. The beds were terrible. The bar next door was SO loud. The staff was friendly but there was no consideration taken for the room request I made, The sauna was off and needed a half an hour...More

Thank AJICE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited 29.1.18 early evening 1st night in Akureyri. Ordered a beef burger and a chicken burger, at first the food looked fine but soon discovered the chicken in the burger was raw in places. Told the staff and they cooked another chicken burger and the...More

Thank LJPatterson2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't stay here but I ate here while I was in Akureyri. The food is really great and moderately priced and the happy hour deals are also fantastic. Staff were very friendly and the place had a great atmosphere.

Thank Elli_Traveling
Reviewed 15 December 2017

This is one of my all-time favorite hostels. The bar is one of the most popular in the city, and always provides a great place to socialize. The hostel is located right in the center of town on a beautiful street. I would highly recommend.

Thank Taylor K
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Iceland can’t really disappoint and this hostel in a quaint town definitely didn’t. The staff was friendly, bedding clean and really enjoyed the bar on the 1st floor. There’s an outrageous nightlife here so it gets loud at night, depends if you’re into that but...More

Thank SoozeQ83
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
USD 53 - USD 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 53 - USD 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"street view"
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"choice a room that is not with a street view, so you dont get interupted by party and cleaning cars in the..."
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"great for groups of people"
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"Private rooms are available, but if you're willing to risk sleeping with strangers to save a few bucks..."
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