No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Hofn Höfn
Good location with a good place to eat great view from the rooms and friendly staff.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Hofn Höfn
Travel Blogs from Höfn
- arrêt au parc de Skaftafell pour voir la cascade de Svartifoss
- excursion en tracteur à Ingolfshofdi (monolithe accessible par une dune de sable noir)
- lagune glaciaire de Jokulsarlon (phoques)
... we want to be tonight. We stop at lots more isolated farms etc in the hope of a bed but are sent on our way. Deb almost talks a lady into letting us have a twin bunk room but in the end she says she feels the people who originally booked it may still turn up. We arrive in a town called Hella and there is a brand new, not quite finished hotel. I send Deb in once more and I'm more than happy to see her sodden body come skipping out of the hotel. I knew it would all ...
... but I had to get a closer look so down a steep embankment I went and it was worth all my effort. Svartifoss falls over a basalt opening that is a semi circle and the basalt looks like there are columns of various lengths it was pretty cool. Of course I took my 17 pictures which all look the same and then I had to face the climb back up to meet Cindy so we could start the walk back down the mountain. We got back to ...
... road was the fabulous and famous Jokulsarlon lagoon filled with icebergs which make their way out to sea & get washed ashore on the black sand. We did a boat tour of a small area of the lagoon & got quite close to some of the icebergs. The highlight for me was actually a walk on the sand to see the waves breaking up the ice & the beautiful contrast in colour in the late afternoon light. A truly magic day that had me ...
... in the middle of the road. We also start to get the hang of it later in the day and do likewise when it was safe.
As we continue our drive, we come across Öræfajökull, which is an ice-covered volcano at the southern extremity of the Vatnajökull glacier and overlooking the Ring Road between Höfn and Vík. It is the largest active volcano in the country, and is 2,110 metres at its highest peak.
The rest of the day is taken up with just viewing more of the same of the ...