Hotel Edda Hellissandur ***


This modern hotel commands splendid views of the Snæfellsjökull glacier and the striking surrounding landscapes of volcanic rock.

The hotel??s facilities were opened in 2001 and the hotel offers modern, comfortable, en suite accommodation in a beautiful location in the Icelandic countryside. On the west coast of Iceland the hotel is a great base for exploring the region and its beautiful Icelandic landscapes and fjords.

Children older than 12 year are considered adult for room occupancy.
Children no older than 12 year can stay for free.


Breakfast is served from 07:30 until 10:00.
Dinner is served from 19:00 until 21:00.
Price of Breakfast Buffet (if not included in Price of Room: 10 EUR).


Reservations must be cancelled one day in advance of your arrival date.
In the event of a no show or a cancellation in breach of this policy, an amount equivalent to one night average cost of accommodation will be charged.
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

Hellissandur is a part of Ólafsvík, a fishing town on the western end of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. The town is just north of the Snæfellsjökull National Park, which has some spectacular volcanic rock formations, long sandy beaches and caves. The park is ideal for a challenging walk or hike, and is also great for observing wildlife or bird watching. The area can also be explored by car, by bicycle or on horseback.

The fishing villages along this part of the coast provide a fascinating glimpse of Iceland??s seafaring history. At Gufuskálar there are shacks where, in the past, fish were dried for export. Tours of the Hellissandur freezing plant provide an insight into modern Iceland??s key industry.

Both Ólafsvík and Hellissandur have maritime museums. The museum at Hellissandur is located in a reconstruction of an old seaman??s shack, as was used for centuries in this region.

There are many fascinating places of interest within easy reach of the hotel. Extinct volcanoes can be seen in Rauðhóll, Saxhólar, Öndverdarneshólar and Purkhólar. Caves can be found in the lava fields at Eyvindarhólar, Brugghellir, Sönghellir at Arnarstapi, and at Saxhóll and Purkhólar.

Places of beauty along the shore include Skarðsvík, Keflavíkurbjarg, Djúpalónssandur and Dritvík. Djúpalónssandur is an easy walk from the road, while Dritvík is another 15 minutes?? walk away, along the coast.

There are various boat trips available in the area, from sightseeing cruises to whale watching.

The area??s many lakes and rivers are ideal for angling and the coastline has many spots suitable for sea angling.

Ólafsvík has an indoor swimming pool, while the nearest open-air pool is at Stykkishólmur. There is a naturally spring-fed spa pool at Lýsuhóll.

The church at Ingjaldshóll is believed to be the oldest concrete church in the world that is still in its original form. It was built in 1903 and is a listed building.

Total number of rooms: 20

Hotel address: Iceland, 360, Hellissandur, Klettsbúð 9.


Room type
Double room with bath
Single Room with Bath


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 Hotel Edda Hellissandur (Iceland, 360, Hellissandur, Klettsbúð 9)
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Hotel facilties

General
 Parking
 Restaurant
 24-hour front desk
 Non-smoking rooms
 Facilities for disabled guests
Location
 
The hotel has a lounge/bar and a restaurant with a seated capacity of 70.

Check-In and Check-Out

Check-In time: 14:00:00-00:00:00
Check-Out time: 12:00:00-12:00:00




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