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4.6 of 5 guest rating
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Single Room
24 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Double Room
34 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Akureyri hostel in Akureyri City Center

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Concierge services

With a stay at Hafnarstræti Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Akureyri, just a 3-minute walk from Akureyri Church and 10 minutes by foot from Akureyri Botanical Garden. This hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn) and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Jon Sveinsson Museum.

Stay in one of 62 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms feature showers with rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries.

Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hafnarstræti Hostel features a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This Akureyri hostel also offers laundry facilities, a safe deposit box at the front desk, and an elevator.

Hafnarstræti Hostel is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Distance from property (meters) 100
  • Free parking nearby
  • Elevator
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Shared microwave
  • Street parking
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Total number of rooms - 62
  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-free property

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of living rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic

Parking

Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

Hafnarstræti Hostel offers 62 shared accommodations with safes and shared/communal kitchens. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries. This Akureyri hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Microwaves, refrigerators, and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Dishwasher
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Number of living rooms
  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • Shared accommodations
  • Shared/communal kitchen access
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Oven
  • Toaster

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. 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; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Masks are not compulsory at the property

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is not available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Mobile key entry is not available

Debit cards not accepted

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Protective clothing is not available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Online Penalty Collection

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 8 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hafnarstræti Hostel Akureyri
  • Hafnarstræti Akureyri
  • Hafnarstræti
  • Hafnarstræti Hostel Akureyri
  • Hafnarstræti Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hafnarstræti Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Akureyri

We should mention

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; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

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

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

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