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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Hofn, Iceland

Published Mar 15, 2018

Looking for a perfect escape from the hustle of your daily life, and perhaps to soak in the unspoiled natural beauty and unique tranquillity? Then look no further than the scenic Icelandic town of Hofn. Hofn directly translates to “Harbour” and the name is quite fitting as the sea is the lifeblood of this quaint town. Not only does Hofn boast a booming fishing industry, it is also home to the most prominent glacier in Europe named the Vatnajokull. On a pleasant summer’s day, the town offers visitors plenty of opportunities to enjoy the splendors of nature. Take a leisurely stroll along the waterfront as you listen to the soft laps of the waves or simply find a quiet bend and watch the grandeur of the glaciers. Enjoy peace of mind and body when you book a stay at one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Hofn, Iceland today.

1. Cozy Room in the Center of Höfn (from USD 54)

Make yourself right at home in this charming apartment offering private rooms for guests to unwind and enjoy. The cozy rooms find its character in the warm tones and quirky décor that perfectly adds to the ambiance created. The masterpiece is the light fixutre that hangs in the room. When you flick the switch, the light creates a beautiful backdrop of shadows, giving the rooms a welcoming look and feel. Apart from the comfortable room, guest can unleash their inner Jamie Oliver in 1 of the 2 fully equipped kitchens. Guest have access to the small balcony in the living room where on a lucky night you can gaze upon the bright Northern Lights. When you opt to stay in this vacation rental, you will be residing just a short stroll away from the harbor, swimming pool, restaurants and grocery store. Enjoy convenience and comfort.

Cozy Room in the Center of Höfn
354 reviews
Private room 2 beds 4 guests

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2. Private Room in the Center of Höfn (from USD 50)

Located in the heart of Hofn, this quaint house offering private living arrangements for you and your loved one. The design and decor of the house and private room incorporates modern simplicity and encourages guest to relax and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. The house boast 2 fully stocked kitchen, comfortable living rooms, and 2 bathrooms. Within close proximity to the house are nature trails as well as a museum where guests can discover the history and culture of the town.

Private Room in the Center of Höfn
315 reviews
Private room 1 bed 2 guests

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3. A room in the countryside (from USD 77)

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Hofn by booking a stay at this homely apartment located in the countryside. Serving as a perfect base to explore the surrounding nature, guest can enjoy the fully stocked kitchen, private bedroom, spacious shared bathroom and cozy living room. Enjoy tranquil walks along the river, or perhaps strap on your hiking boots and head off on an adventurous trek through nature. Otherwise, you can choose to enjoy the views of the scenic mountains that surround the area.

H 17 Room in the countryside (shared bathroom)
202 reviews
Private room 2 beds 2 guests

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4. Family-friendly apartment with views (from USD 270)

Wake up to the picturesque views of the mountains and glaciers when you stay in this vacation rental that comfortably accommodates up to 5 guests. Perfect for a family getaway, the house is located near a golf course where guests are welcome to tee-off. If golf is not your sport, consider exploring the surrounding nature of the walking paths. The house is both cozy and welcoming, where each piece of furniture adds to the ambiance. Guest can enjoy the spacious living room, unwind in the comfortable rooms, or whip up a hearty meal in the kitchen. This house is the perfect accommodation for a blissful escape.

Family friendly by the golf course
148 reviews
Entire apartment 5 beds 5 guests

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5. Sunshine apartment (from USD 250)

Perfect for travelers of varying needs and expectations, find yourself at home in this quaint apartment. The soft peach undertones add to the overall ambiance while the modern décor and amenities encourages guests to relax. The apartment enjoys ample natural light that floods the space, and entire space exudes an air of warmth and comfort. If you choose to reside here, you are definitely situated within walking distance of everything you need for a pleasant getaway.

Sunshine apartment.
113 reviews
Entire apartment 5 beds 6 guests

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6. Draumaland, your dream apartment (from USD 180)

This delightful apartment has the character and charm of an old barn while having all the modern comforts to ensure you have a pleasant stay. Built in the 1930’s, the vacation rental is named Draumaland, which directly translates to “Dreamland” as a guest are transported to a world of peace and relaxation. On the ground floor, guest enjoys the comforts of the spacious living rooms and kitchenette. Climb the ladder to reach the cozy sleeping loft with its private bathroom. Draumaland is centrally located to restaurants, the swimming pool, and supermarket.

Draumaland, Miðtún 12, 780 Höfn, Iceland.
97 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 2 guests

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7. Sólhóll apartment (from USD 335)

To those in search of something out of the ordinary, whether it is breathtaking views, a sense of calm or homegrown hospitality, the Sólhóll apartment has it all. Ideally located in the harbor, this apartment boasts panoramic views of the coastline where the sky illuminates warm hues every morning and afternoon. Apart from its beautiful views, the Sólhóll apartment has been furnished and equipped with impeccable taste where with each furniture makes a statement; combined with the light tones, the apartment has an overall peaceful and serene ambiance. The rental accommodates a maximum of 7 guests, and is situated near restaurants, swimming pools, and shops.

Sólhóll apartment
82 reviews
Entire apartment 4 beds 7 guests

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8. Cosy, 2 bedroom apartment (from USD 260)

Perfect for groups up to 6 guests, find your little piece of heaven in this cozy apartment. Guest have access to the neat kitchenette where you can prepare hearty meals that can be enjoyed in the spacious dining room. Each of the 2 bedrooms has been designed to meet your comfort needs, and provides space to unwind after a day of exploration.

Cosy 2 bedroom apartment
44 reviews
Entire apartment 4 beds 6 guests

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9. Sigurhæð Apartment Room 4 (from USD 228)

Nestled on the hillside of Hofn, you will come across this family home offering a private room for up to 2 guests. Soak in the splendor of the Icelandic nature that surrounds the house. Let the chirps of the birds be your morning alarm, while the stillness of the night lull you to sleep. The apartment offers comfort and provides adequate space for guest to unwind after a long day out. Enjoy views of the harbor from home. If you love to make some friends, consider having a meal in the lounge area with the other residents who call this place their home.

Sigurhæð Apartment Room 4
41 reviews
Private room 2 beds 2 guests

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10. Sigurhæð Apartment Room 2 (from USD 323)

Enjoy a pleasant stay at this hillside apartment that offers a large loft style accommodation with stunning views of the nearby harbor. This vacation rental is the perfect base to explore the surroundings as it is within walking distance of restaurants, swimming pools, and the supermarket. Furthermore, the harbor is a stroll away, and the surrounding beauty is perfect for nature lovers. Guests can enjoy the comforts of the shared living and dining area, and if you have a tight budget - consider making your meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The rental offers a private room that sleeps four guests.

Sigurhæð Apartment Room 2
28 reviews
Private room 4 beds 4 guests

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Explore Hofn

Say yes to an unforgettable escape to Hofn! Experience the natural beauty and authentic hospitality of this region of Iceland. What are you waiting for? Just take a pick out of the 10 Airbnb vacation rentals listed above, and you are good to go!

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