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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Classic Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Kitchen (Basement)
646 square feet
1 Queen Bed and 4 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 7 guests
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Other room types
Family Room, Private Bathroom (for 6 people)
Room with view
301 square feet
1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Family Room, Private Bathroom (for 4 people)
Room with view
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Cabin
Room with view
194 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Double or Twin Room, Private Bathroom
172 square feet
2 Twin Beds 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
140 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Basic Triple Room, Private Bathroom
215 square feet
1 Twin Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Deluxe Double Room, Private Bathroom
Room with view
269 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly guesthouse in Selfoss with free parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Multilingual staff

With a stay at Vatnsholt in Selfoss, you'll be 6.2 mi (10 km) from Urridafoss Waterfall and 11 mi (17.7 km) from Selfoss Church. This family-friendly guesthouse is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from The Ghost Centre and 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from Skalholt Historical Site.

Make yourself at home in one of the 33 individually decorated guestrooms. Rooms have private patios. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected.

Enjoy recreation amenities such as bicycles to rent or take in the view from a terrace. This guesthouse also features complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 8 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from November 11 2020 to February 5 2021 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Vatnsholt features a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This family-friendly guesthouse also offers multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and a picnic area. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Vatnsholt is a smoke-free property.

  • Walkway to water
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Firepit
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Evening entertainment
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Books
  • Smoke-free property
  • Foosball
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Dock
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 33
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic
  • Polish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Vatnsholt offers 33 accommodations with hair dryers. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

  • Hair dryer
  • Patio
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Heating
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Recycling

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required.

Blind Raven - This theme restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Summer Restaurant - This restaurant serves brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open select days.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Horse riding nearby
  • Ecotours on site
  • Playground on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Canoe on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hot springs nearby

Spa Services

  • Number of hot springs - 3

Accessibility

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

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 25.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and high chair

Tax ID - 630493-2349

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Parties and events are allowed on site

Long-term renters welcome

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system

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. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and high chair. The tax ID number is 630493-2349. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Parties and events are allowed on site. Long-term renters welcome. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

One child stays free

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

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

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Long-term renters welcome

Security system

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Staffed front desk

Events/parties allowed

LGBTQIA friendly

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Masks are not compulsory at the property

Contactless food service / room service is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Mobile key entry is not available

Gloves are available to guests

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

State tax ID - 630493-2349

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Debit cards

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

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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 15 for adults and EUR 7.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 1 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 25.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Vatnsholt
  • Vatnsholt Guest House
  • Vatnsholt Guest House Villingaholt
  • Vatnsholt Villingaholt
  • Vatnsholt Guest House Selfoss
  • Vatnsholt Selfoss
  • Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse Selfoss
  • Vatnsholt Guest House Guesthouse
  • Vatnsholt Selfoss
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  • Vatnsholt Guesthouse Selfoss

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

One child 5 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

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

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly).

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