Thorshofn HI Hostel
Thorshofn HI Hostel is on the Arctic Coast Way driving route and has shared or private rooms to suit different travelers. Those looking for comfortable accommodation in a gorgeous remote area with nearby amenities should book their place here now.
Location & Nearby
Thorshofn HI Hostel is in Thorshofn fishing village in Northeast Iceland. It is on the harbor, where fishing boats bring in their daily catch of fresh seafood.
Thorshofn boasts a picturesque setting in Thistilfjordur bay on the northern coast of the Langanes peninsula. Around 400 people live in the village, and it’s an excellent place to relax, go hiking, and enjoy spotting animals such as birds, seals, sheep, and horses.
Travelers will find kayak rentals just across the street, offering the perfect opportunity to enjoy the calm waters and pristine beauty of the fjord. Other basic amenities, such as a grocery store and gas station, are nearby.
Thorshofn is on the Arctic Coast Way, a driving route that winds through breathtaking fjords and fishing villages. Independent travelers can enjoy driving part or all of the 560-mile (900-kilometer) route to get a taste of life in this remote area. If you prefer tours, there are many to choose from.
Thorshofn HI Hostel is a great place to enjoy solitude off the beaten track. When you feel like visiting attractions, the Arctic Henge stone formations in Raufarhofn village offer a unique photo opportunity 43 miles (69 kilometers) away. The turn-off to Asbyrgi canyon is just under 62 miles (100 kilometers) from the accommodation.
Facilities & Amenities
Thorshofn HI Hostel is a beautifully restored home, originally built in the 1920s. Guests will appreciate the tasteful design and beach-inspired artwork throughout the building.
The accommodation has a range of room types for different travelers. You can opt for a shared room in a four-bed mixed dorm. Or, choose a private double, twin, or quadruple room.
Each room has a unique charm. Some rooms have a private bathroom, such as the quadruple rooms, which are ideal for families or friends traveling together.
A common area offers a warm and welcoming space for everyone to relax, and guests can stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property. The hostel has good amenities, including a water and coffee bar in the front room.
Baran restaurant is across the road from the accommodation, managed by the same people. Guests can go here for breakfast or enjoy a delicious three-course meal for lunch or dinner, complete with friendly vibes and a homey setting.
Why Choose Thorshofn HI Hostel?
Thorshofn HI Hostel offers clean and cozy shared or private rooms in beautiful Northeast Iceland. Check availability now by choosing a date.