Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Hella, Iceland - Updated 2021

airbnb Hella, Iceland

Hella is a small town that’s located in southern Iceland, on the shores of the River Ytri-Rangá. It is a small town with only 781 inhabitants but is an important regional centre for the area. The town’s economy mainly consists of industry, commerce and services, but the tourism sector is ever-growing. The River Ytri-Ranga is one of the most well-known rivers in the area and Hella is located on its eastern bank.

The town also has sightseeing tours, horseback riding, dog sledge tours, fishing, and excellent lodging. It’s located near Hekla, which is an active volcano, and as such is an area of geothermal activity. If you are planning a trip to Hella, take a look at this list of top Airbnb vacation rentals so you have somewhere lovely to stay to match the superb scenery.

1. Cosy, private cabin (from USD 106)

This is a great place to stay for tourists visiting Hella, Iceland. The cottage space is spread across 30 square meters (322.9 square feet) and has a private bathroom and a private shower room. There is a double-sized sofa bed and a queen-sized bed in the cottage, so a maximum of four individuals can stay here. There is free parking outside the cottage.

This is an ideal place for resting and enjoying the beauty of the nature of Hella and there are many beautiful places nearby. Among the amenities in the cabin, there is air conditioning, room-essentials, heating, room darkening shades, and room safety features.

Cosy private panorama cottage with nice terrace.
Hella, Capital Region, Iceland
374 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and all basic amenities
comfortable beds hot shower coffee and a kitchen with microwave hot plate and coffee maker
please keep in mind that they don’t have wi-fi
this cabin was very cute and cozy with plenty of windows and a lovely deck and patio
please make sure you’re ok with no wi-fi
very clean and cozy cabin
the house was clean and cozy
it was very clean
it was clean and super cozy
very clean and nearly organized
kind host happy to help
the host is very friendly and nice
asta is a nice host
warm welcome by the host
she was quick with communication and gave helpful directions
the cabin is located at a very beautiful place near a river bank
the house is located in a lovely place
the location was perfect right outside town
quaint and in a wonderful location just outside of town but close enough to everything by car
everything was perfect nice location cozy place
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2. Double room in a private room (from USD 97)

This rental is for a private room in a home that is clean and well maintained. Ideal for couples, it is located close to popular restaurants and eateries. The room is small but has a double bed and guests have access to a tidy bathroom and a kitchen. The common area has a sofa and the rental also comes with household essentials, heating, Wi-Fi, a TV, and free parking on the premises.

Latina (habitacion con 2 camas separadas)
Hella, South, Iceland
189 reviews
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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we also had breakfast included which was very nice
the bedroom itself is quite small but with the most comfortable bed you can imagine
the beds and comfy and she provides a light breakfast in the morning to enjoy
the stay was very comfortable all around
beautiful home with a stocked kitchen
the house was clean and comfortable
clean and nice breakfast
room was very clean albeit a bit small
the room was very clean and tidy
the house is very clean and spacious
veronica was the perfect host
veronica was a superb host
the host is very nice
veronica was such a gracious host
veronica was very kind and nice host
check in instructions and location were clear
great place to stay good location
well stacked kitchen perfect breakfast great location fresh and clean
good breakfast quiet residential area
great place and very well situated for travels on the eastern side of iceland
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3. Brand-new, modern house (from USD 190)

This rental features self-check-in and is renowned for its cleanliness. It has two bedrooms and is located within close proximity to supermarkets, bus stands, swimming pools, as well as restaurants. Amenities include a dryer, TV, room essentials, heating, and a laptop-friendly workspace. Smoking is prohibited in this rental property.

Brand new modern house downtown Hella for family
Hella, Iceland
118 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
large patio and nice kitchen
the beds were very comfortable including the sofa bed
we appreciated all of the amenities especially the laundry room
wifi service was excellent and there was a tv with 1-2 english language channels
we had a lovely stay at petur’s very modern apartment
very clean and beautiful
very clean and well equipped
very clean comfortable and nice
nice and clean with good beds
it was very clean and easy accessible
pétur was a fantastic host
great host thank you so much
petur was an outstanding host
petur was a very responsive host and we enjoyed staying at his apartment
besides petur is a great host who answers our queries promptly
location was convenient and easy to find
the location is really good for northern light
a wonderful stay and a great location
we were within a three minute walk to a great restaurant
great place to stay it's centrally located in between reykjavik and most attractions
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4. Brekkan apartment (from USD 189)

This entire apartment is charming and cosy and ideally suited for tourists visiting Hella. The home is sparkling clean and well equipped with all essentials. There is a separate double bedroom, as well as a sofa bed and a travel baby cot, if needed, so the rental can accommodate up to four guests. Amenities include air conditioning, kitchen essentials, heating, a washer, TV, laptop-friendly workspace, Wi-Fi, free parking on the premises, and various safety features, including fire extinguishers. Smoking is prohibited in the house.

Brekkan - a very charming and cozy apartment
Hella, Iceland
78 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
2 seperate beds and a fold-out bed which worked good and slept nice
lots of spices good coffee and teas very nice beds linens plenty of towels
beds were very comfortable and the space was cozy but worked fine for a family of 4
the apartment has lots of homey details a nice yard for those rowdy kids while you cook dinner
good tv netflix and all which was great for the kids
clean with homey comforts
very warm clean and tidy
spacious clean apartment in hella
it was clean and tidy and everything we needed was there
very nice place cosy clean and well equiped
great host and very nice appartment
narfi was very responsive with all of our questions and the hospitality was superb
narfi is a great host thank you recommend to everyone
narfi the host was always on hand to help and the beds and decor was very nice
easy to find with the information from the owner
close to gas station and super market
great location and easy checkin
it was a good location from our excursions and a cute little town to stay in
this house is at a very good location
apartment was easy to navigate to and location was prime
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5. Cosy cottage

This cosy cottage with a private bathroom is a great place for tourists to spend some quality time. The cottage offers visitors a superb check-in experience, as there is self-check-in. The wooden cottage offers a panoramic view of the surroundings and has a double bed, a sofa bed, and two extra beds.

The various amenities that are present in the house include home essentials, Wi-Fi, a dryer, heaters, a washing machine, laptop-friendly workspace, hot water, and free parking on the premises. Smoking is prohibited in the cottage.

Cozy cottage with private bathroom
31 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds

6. Home by the road

This is an ideal resting place for tourists visiting Hella, Iceland. It is a clean cabin that is cosy with three bedrooms and one kitchen. Tourists can enjoy the hot tub on the deck outside and enjoy the enchanting view of the glaciers, mountains, and volcano Hekla. Each bedroom contains two single beds and the house includes a TV, kitchen, and free parking on the premises.

Located by the road 1 near the village of Hella
74 reviews
Entire cabin 6 Beds

7. The Cosy House

This cosy house in Hella is a cherished resting place for tourists visiting Iceland. It offers self-check-in and features four meticulously clean bedrooms. Amenities include air conditioning, room essentials, heating, cable TV, an iron, and a dryer. Smoking is prohibited in this rental.

The Cozy house
63 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds

8. Beautiful surroundings of Hella

This is an entire house that offers a superb stay to tourists and visitors. Tourists staying in the home can enjoy the stunning sights of the nearby surroundings of Hella. The various tourist attractions, like the mountains, glaciers, volcanoes, green areas, walking paths, and horseback riding, are all close at hand.

The kitchen and bathroom of the home are well-maintained and clean and there are acclaimed eateries within close proximity to the home. Other amenities include room essentials, a TV, heating, free parking on the premises, a kitchen, and a hot tub.

Beautiful surroundings of Hella
Hella, South, Iceland
219 reviews
Entire house 16 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Home away from home in Hella

This is an ideal tourist resting place in Hella. It has self-check-in and the house is well maintained, clean, and very tidy. The house is 95 square meters (1,022.6 square feet) in size and is ideal for an entire family. It offers three bedrooms, a bathroom, and a kitchen. There is lots of parking space and the home has plenty of amenities that include kitchen essentials, heating, a TV, a washer, a laptop-friendly workspace, a private entrance, and safety features. Smoking in the house is prohibited.

Home away from home in Hella
Hella, Iceland
92 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. A cozy little studio, close to a geothermal pool

Unwind at this cozy little studio that is within walking distance to a geothermal pool, something magnificent you must try in Iceland. The studio is equipped with two comfortable beds, making it ideal for no more than four people. Other facilities that are available to you include a bathroom, heating, hot water, a cable TV, and household essentials.

Cozy Little studio in Hella South Iceland
30 reviews
Entire in-law 2 Beds

11. A comfortable house in the old village of Hella

Enjoy a nice and relaxed stay at this comfortable house that is tucked away in an old village, promising a tranquil atmosphere. The house comes with two spacious bedrooms and one bathroom, to accommodate four people only. The living room makes a great place to sit back and relax in the morning or at night. Feel free to use the kitchen to prepare a delicious breakfast.

zentral gelegene wohnung für 4 in hella HG-4060
Hella, Iceland
28 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

12. Bungalow in Hella

This is a beautiful and quiet resting place for tourists visiting Hella, Iceland. The bungalow has one bedroom, containing three single beds. It also has a common living area with a sofa bed. The bungalow has a beautiful, clean, and tidy bathroom and various amenities, including household essentials, central heating, a TV, free parking on the premises, a hot tub, dining space, and a kitchen. There is a 48-hour cancellation policy with this property so you can change plans, if you need to.

In walking distance from Hella.
Hella, South, Iceland
169 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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my one critique is that the bunk bed mattresses are pretty stiff
cozy and quiet cabin with great views
the pros of this place were that it had a hot powerful shower wifi and good heating
the beds were tiny but comfortable
it's spacious has a lot of beds and the kitchen is good
nothing fancy here but it is clean and quiet
the cabin was very clean and cozy
olga's place is clean and family-friendly
quiet area cute cabin very clean inside
bedding was lovely and clean
olga is a great host
the host was really helpful and welcoming
olga was a great host and answered all our questions promptly
olga is very kind and good person
olga was helpful and the description true
nice place close to hella
olgas place was a very cute cabin
easy to find and great location
the location was very good about an half our drive to the city
you can easily walk to hella in a few minutes
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Escape to Hella

Hella, Iceland, is an ideal place to relax your mind. Pack your bags and stay in one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals during your visit to Hella.

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