Ytra Lón Hostel

At Ytra Lón you will find yourself alone with mountains, the ocean, the wind, sheep and birds…countless birds.

Ytra Lón is situated on the road nr. 869, 14 km northeast of Þórshöfn. There are flight connections between Akureyri and Þórshöfn Mondays – Fridays, bookable at Bus transfers from Akureyri to Þórshöfn are available by booking, every Sunday, Wednesday and Friday. Note! Bookings have to be made at least 4 hrs in advance, tel. + 354 540 2700., Route 79. Guests are picked up from Þórshöfn for a reasonable fee. When you arrive with your own transportation in Seyðisfjörður by Smyril Line itʼs a 3 hour drive to Ytra Lón.

Accommodation for up to 46 people in: 9 studio apartments 30m2 each, fully equipped with bathroom and kitchenette. Double- and family rooms with private- or shared facilities. Sleeping bag accommodation with shared use of kitchen and living room also available..Situated in the middle of Langanes peninsula it is the ideal starting place for exploring the northeastern corner of Iceland. It is remote, that is part of its charm. Once you are there ʻbeing thereʼ is really worth the while. You will find yourself alone with mountains, the ocean, the wind, sheep and birds…countless birds.

We offer:
Sleeping bag accommodation and made beds
Breakfast with fresh home made products
Sightseeing on the farm
Hot tub / Jacuzzi
Trout fishing
Collecting eggs in the cliffs of Skoruvík 15/5-10/6
Bird watching Daytours to Langanes peninsula from 2 1/2 upp to 5 hours

Langanes 681 Þórshöfn


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Open all year round.



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