Vagnsstaðir Hostel

Vagnsstaðir is in the Suðursveit area, about 50 km west of Höfn and 28 km east of Jökulsárlón. The house is in an attractive area surrounded by a beautiful ring of mountains. Attractive hiking paths invite one into the surrounding area, using a hiking map, you get at the Hostel.The hostel also offers 4-6 bed cottages that are located 10-15 meters from the main building where guests are welcome to use all facilities.

The shore, only 1500 m away, displays extensive birdlife as well as seals on the beach frequently, and occasionally whales in the sea.

From the Hostel there are jeep/snowmobile tours to Vatnajökull (Europa’s biggest glacier). You can choose among tours from 3-4 hours. It is also possible to combine a jeep/snowmobile tour and hiking. Please note that next grocery store is 50 km away. There is a gas station 1,5 km away from Vagnsstaðir but it does not have other provisions. 

GPS:  64°¨ 10,947 ‘N  –  15°¨ 48,592 ‘W
Please contact for prices and booking information.

Related Articles

    Kirkjubol

    Kirkjubol

    The Hostel in Korpudalur is in a nice old farmhouse which has been renovated into a Hostel. The Hostel is located innerm...

    Reykjavík Downtown Hostel

    Reykjavík Downtown Hostel

    Reykjavík Downtown Hostel has firmly established itself as one of the most highly recommended HI Hostels in the world, p...

    Galaxy Pod Hostel

    Galaxy Pod Hostel

    Enjoy the comfort and privacy of our futuristic space pods. Central location, only 15 minutes walk to the city cent...

    Reykhólar Hostel

    Reykhólar Hostel

    Reykhólar, at the southern edge of the Westfjords, is a bird-watcher´s paradise as it is possible to spot almost all bir...


Suðursveit 781 Höfn

478-1048, 892-7048

[email protected]

www.hostel.is


Open from 01/05/2009 to 15/10/2009


CATEGORIES

NEARBY SERVICES

  • Best of Iceland

    Best of Iceland