Laugarvatn Hostel boasts private rooms and shared dorms and sits in the middle of Golden Circle, allowing guests to enjoy the wonders of one of Iceland’s best sightseeing routes from accommodation that best suits them. It should not be missed by those on a budget looking to stay in nature, close to the sites.
Location & Nearby
Laugarvatn Hostel is just 15 minutes driving from Thingvellir National Park, 25 minutes from Geysir hot spring area, and half an hour from Gullfoss. Each of these sites boasts incredible nature and fascinating history, making them must-sees for all travelers.
More specifically, it sits in the area of the village of Laugarvatn, famed for its geothermal baths at the Fontana Spa and beautiful lakes. This village also has amenities such as shops and gas stations to meet the needs of all travelers.
Though the Golden Circle is the most accessible sightseeing route in the area, you can also explore the South Coast and the west sites within a day from the hostel. Furthermore, there are plenty of little-known hiking trails within the vicinity.
Facilities & Amenities
Laugarvatn Hostel offers both shared or private rooms; it can accommodate up to 140 people in single, double, or family rooms and its dorm-style rooms and apartments. The hostel is equipped with shared cooking facilities, a shared lounge, and an on-site hot tub to relax. As such, it is perfect for those on a budget or who simply wish to self-cater.
A high-speed WiFi connection is available for all guests, and parking is free on the premises. The cafe bar on-site has a gorgeous terrace and is great for admiring the Northern Lights or Midnight Sun.
Laugarvatn Hostel features laundry facilities and offers luggage storage, and guests can ask for recommendations for activities at the front desk.
Why Choose Laugarvatn Hostel?
An ideal location close to the Golden Circle area attractions makes Laugarvatn Hostel an attractive option for travelers looking to make the most of their holiday in Iceland while spending their nights in comfortable accommodation. Check availability by choosing a date.