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Hestheimar

Family-friendly guesthouse in Selfoss with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
NZ$300

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8.6.Fabulous.
  • Amazing! We stayed for 3 nights - Staff very friendly and helpfull. Free coffee and tea.…

    Sep 4, 2019

  • Pillow and blankets literally dont smell clean. Did not use the pillows since smell like…

    Aug 17, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Quiet
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 20 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Spa tub
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace

Feel at home

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Playground on site
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Separate dining area
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden

What’s around

  • Urridafoss Waterfall - 7.2 mi / 11.5 km
  • Hella Golf Course - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km
  • Hekla Volcano - 26.8 mi / 43.1 km
  • Kerid Crater - 26.9 mi / 43.2 km
  • Seljalandsfoss - 29.2 mi / 47 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Cottage
  • Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, Mountain View

Location

  • Urridafoss Waterfall - 7.2 mi / 11.5 km
  • Hella Golf Course - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km
  • Hekla Volcano - 26.8 mi / 43.1 km

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Urridafoss Waterfall - 7.2 mi / 11.5 km
  • Hella Golf Course - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km
  • Hekla Volcano - 26.8 mi / 43.1 km
  • Kerid Crater - 26.9 mi / 43.2 km
  • Seljalandsfoss - 29.2 mi / 47 km

Getting around

  • Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 108 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 20 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Sunday: 8 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Spa tub
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Playground on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • One meeting room

Services

  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 8
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes

Things to enjoy

  • Separate dining area

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave (on request)

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.

Small print

Also known as

  • Hestheimar Guesthouse Selfoss
  • Hestheimar Selfoss
  • Hestheimar Selfoss
  • Hestheimar Guesthouse
  • Hestheimar Guesthouse Selfoss

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 24 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 18 for adults and EUR 9 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Hestheimar does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Grillskálinn Landvegamót (3.5 mi), Bakarí Konditori (8 mi), and Quiznos (8.1 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as horseback riding. Additional recreation nearby includes spelunking. Relax in the spa tub or enjoy the use of other amenities, which include a picnic area and a garden.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Wake up fresh

    Great place in the country side view to mount hekla hoses around you just great

    gunnar, 1 night family trip, Aug 15, 2019

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  • 4.0.Fair

    This was certainly the low point of our journey around West and South Island. We stayed at guest houses and luxury cottages and smaller cottages. This place left a terrible impression. This place is a fair distance from both Selfoss and Hella so not convenient. As a previous reviewer commented, we entered the reception area and a young man in a small office brusquely pointed to a map indicating where our unit was and that the key was on the table inside. He asked if we wanted breakfast for a large additional fee, and when we hesitated he asked “is that a yes or no?” That was it. We also did not experience the hospitality others had. I would have preferred a polite email indicating the unit number and instructions rather than this terrible exchange. The unit was spacious but not well equipped and the mattresses were past their prime. There are so many amazing places to stay in Iceland, with pleasant and engaging hosts. Spend your money elsewhere.

    1 night romance trip, Jun 19, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Everything perfect!The cottages are the perfect choice!Delicious breakfast! Only internet connection was a bit poor.

    Kyparissia, 1 night trip, Apr 1, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    i prefer the cabins but the guest house is nice,typical size hotel type room, nice outdoor jacuzzi and friendly horses. the property is easy to find.

    1 night trip, Mar 31, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Not Worth the Money

    Lots of snow to go through and climb a hill with luggage. Lots of snow at front door. No shower gel in bathroom. No one at the horse Ranch for riding horses. It was misleading and ranch is operated by a different company. Not worth the money we paid. Didn’t feel very safe in remote location.

    1 night family trip, Feb 16, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Romantic gateway

    We had an amazing experience at this guesthouse. Excellent service, nice room. Hot tub with awesome view. Hosts we more than friendly.

    Filip, 3 night romance trip, Jan 31, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Cozy welcoming cabin

    Great place to stay and visit. Easy check in, friendly service. Highly recommend this place!!!

    Mark, 1 night trip with friends, Dec 15, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Amazing staff, looks a ton better in person, very spacious

    1 night trip with friends, Nov 24, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    See northern lights on bed!

    1 night romance trip, Nov 4, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Our family of four stayed in one of the individual guest houses. The location is close to many of the golden circle sites. The view from the guesthouse is FANTASTIC!!!

    Neil, 2 night family trip, Oct 13, 2018

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