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Sel Hotel Myvatn

Skutustadir, Lake Myvatn 660, Iceland
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel is at the south end of Lake Myvatn right opposite the pseudo craters. The hotel is a little faded and feels a bit dark in the public areas. The rooms were a reasonable size, not huge, but quiet, and with nice views. Bathroom...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I lead photography workshops for Muench Workshops. We booked our group into Sel Hotel in March of 2017. Fantastic EVERYTHING! The staff was very attentive to our needs and very friendly. The rooms are clean, comfortable and large by Nordic standards. The beds are very...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights and enjoyed it very much. The staff is very friendly and helpfull and it is in a beautiful location. The breakfast was very good with a lot of choice. We loved the wafflemaker and the English breakfast. The room was...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed here for 4 nights as it's a good spot to watch the aurora borealis away from city lights. We could actually see them from our bedroom window which was a bonus. We could also see the pseudo-craters from our bedroom. We decided to...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice hotel at myvatn area. Room was spacious and clean for a triple. Shampoo conditioner provided. Reception guy was really helpful when we needed help. Hotel also offered optional tours like snow mobile. Breakfast spread was good and delicious. Worth the price to stay. There's...More

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    Globerunner12
    Hi Can anyone who has stayed at this hotel in December please tell me how you got from the hotel to Akuyeri airport? I tried to ask the hotel staff but they can't seem to answer my question and keep referring me to a travel agency. Surely there must be a taxi they can call? How is it possible that there is no easy form of paid transport to get back to the airport to leave ??? Thanks in advance
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from julcas | Reviewed this property |
    We holidayed in Iceland last year from end Sep to early October.The only way to get around in Dec is by 4x4 wheel drive because it is winter with wind and snow.And with the snow it will take you more than an hour. You... More
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    Arthur G
    Hi, does the hotel have lifts to the rooms? I have some knee problem. Thanks
    9 February 2017|
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    Response from AlanCotswoldsUK | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there are lifts to all floors. 😀
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    redtraveller25
    What time is breakfast served from and until?
    14 August 2016|
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    Response from drcolin | Reviewed this property |
    can't fully remember, I think it was 7-10 but not sure. I went out photographing early [6ish and they were getting it ready] We usually had ours at 9 but they were serving way later than that
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room facing the pseudo-craters"
    quickchick2015, 27 days agoRead review
    "We did request a top floor with view of the lake in the new section."
    maiczm, 3 months agoRead review
    "324 or 322 have the most beautyful view."
    timacra2016, 3 months agoRead review
    "some rooms can be very warm, avoid rooms that you can see the tin roof of the lobby. If it rains it will be a..."
    Muli N, 6 months agoRead review
    "Rooms on the main road side have the best views overlooking the 'Pseudo-Craters'"
    skynet45, 7 months agoRead review
    "North facing rooms cooler and have great views"
    drcolin, 8 months agoRead review
    "Take an eye mask in summer as the curtains do not darken the rooms completely."
    Seasaidhm, 8 months agoRead review
    "Try for a room facing the craters since there might be better air flow."
    jhedrick, 8 months agoRead review
    "Try to get one in the front."
    ajt13sun, 8 months agoRead review
    "Go to somewhere else"
    Travelfan066, 9 months agoRead review
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