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1 room, 2 adults

Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland

1.5-star1.5 stars
Hraunbrún, Myvatn, Northeast Region, 0660, Iceland

Mountain hostel in Myvatn
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • It was cool. Warm room and comfy bed. Good value for the priceOct 15, 2018
  • This was a great location for where I was, but keep in mind that there isn't much around.…Sep 28, 2018

Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland

from NZ$281
  • Family Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (Sleeping Bag Accommodation)

What’s around Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland


  • Myvatn Nature Baths - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Namafjall - 4.4 mi / 7.1 km
  • Hverfjall Crater - 4.5 mi / 7.3 km
  • Hverarondor Hverir - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km
  • Dimmuborgir - 4.7 mi / 7.6 km
  • Leirhnjukur - 9.6 mi / 15.4 km
  • Krafla Volcano - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Viti Crater - 10.1 mi / 16.3 km

Getting around

  • Akureyri (AEY) - 66 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 14 rooms


  • Check-in time 5:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Elda Guesthouse (Address: Helluhraun 9 GPS POINTS N65° 38' 25.53 If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. 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

Travelling with others


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

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

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Icelandic

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Housekeeping - once per stay

Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland’s small print

Also known as

  • Hlíd Hostel Myvatn
  • Hlíd Myvatn
  • Hlíd
  • Hlíd Hostel Myvatn
  • Hlíd Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hlíd Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Myvatn


  • Hot springs access available from 9:00 AM to midnight.
  • This property does not have elevators.

    Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. Guests can rest easy knowing there's 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.

    Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

    Mandatory fees

    You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

    • Towels/sheets: EUR 11 per person, per stay

    Optional extras

    Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 17.25 for adults and EUR 8 for children (approximately)

    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 for Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland

    • Does Hlíd Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, Hlíd Hostel 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.
    • Is parking offered at Hlíd Hostel?
      Yes, there's free self parking.
    • Are pets allowed at Hlíd Hostel?
      Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hlíd Hostel?
      You can check in from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.

    Hlíd Hostel, Myvatn, Iceland

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