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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Hofn, Iceland

airbnb Hofn, Iceland

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 51)

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 - Free Geothermal Pool Entrance
Höfn í Hornarfirði, #df1f1f, Iceland
501 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
many hosts provide wooden chairs which aren’t comfortable at all but these chairs were nice and plush
again very comfortable chairs
the cozy room had plenty of sleeping space and very comfortable
we rented two rooms so the review is the same as for the one below; thanks
lovely room great amenities (there was a second kitchen upstairs outside our room which was great) and fab location
very clean and cozy room
beds were clean and comfortable though we only had 2 towels for 4 beds
comfortable clean modern decor
a very clean and cozy place to stay at hoff
the place itself was clean and cosy as well
thank you for being our host
the host is very welcoming and even called us when the northern lights came out :)
the staffs are very nice and friendly
the host was nice enough to let us add an additional guest
great stay the host was very accommodating and everything was easy
great room location is walking distance to stores and a great sunset location
all meet our expectation and good location
great location in the center of town
perfect location for a stop nearby the glaciers
great location for a sleep stop during our several tours near the region
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2. Private Room in the Center of Höfn (from USD 41)

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 - Free Geothermal Pool Entrance
Höfn í Hornarfirði, #df1f1f, Iceland
463 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
there is a nice living room with a sofa and also a table to sit and eat
the cozy room is really comfortable and can fit up to five people
we saw the northern light from our room window :)
we were given free passes to the town pool which was an unexpected bonus
very lovely place just feel it’ll better if the the room can be a bit larger
the communication was excellent the space was tidy clean and stylish
the place was sparkling clean and the beds were extremely comfortable
our room was small but very clean as were the bathrooms and kitchen
most importantly clean bathroom rooms and kitchen
we had a perfect stay at the clean tidy and nice guesthouse
the host was very helpful
the host was very welcoming and pleasant
their caretaker was amazing
the host is very nice and helpful
thank you for being our host
a great location
great location at the heart of höfn
the location is great with lots of good restaurants in walking distance
good location to stay for a night on a round trip
perfect location definitely recommend this place :)
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3. A room in the countryside (from USD 42)

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)
Höfn, Eastern Region, Iceland
594 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the provided breakfast and coffee was very nice as well
it had all the comforts of home the best black-out curtains of our trip and breakfast included
there was a little breakfast included which was an added bonus
breakfast was included which was a nice touch
heida’s place was the most comfortable stay we had in iceland
super clean and comfortable
everything clean and well kept
very clean space the dog was cute and friendly
heida’s place is clean and cozy
very cozy apartment clean and comfortable
host was lovely and made us feel at home
the host is very kind
host is friendly and helpful
very nice host that answer to most our request
the hosts were wonderful and made us feel very welcomed
the location is just a great base camp
great location and lovely place to stay
good place to stay near hofn well located and clean
nice house very comfortable and well placed
such a charming stay in this place
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4. Family-friendly apartment with views (from USD 278)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, East, Iceland
242 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the place had all amenities and was very comfortable and clean
good apartment lot of space and easily reachable by car
the beds were very comfortable and we all slept well
comfortable beds and nice living space
the beds were soft and we definitely enjoyed our time there
very clean and confortable
the house was clean and spacious
the flat was very clean and cosy
the apartment was clean quiet and comfortable
the place was very clean and was great for our two day stay
the host was lovely and very helpful
the host's son was very helpful
nice place friendly and helpful hosts:)
guðbjörg is a friendly and helpful host
the host was very welcoming and gave us some great dining reservations
well located and easy to find
great location and easy to find
great house in a nice location
the house was located at an easily accessible location a short drive from the supermarket
location a short drive to natural attractions and within walking distance of restaurants and grocery store
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5. Sunshine apartment (from USD 180)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
358 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds somewhat lacking in kitchen amenities though
very nice space lots of room
all amenities in the kitchen is cool for us to prepare dinner and breakfast
a huge apartment with comfortable sleeping arrangements
best nights sleep of our ring road trip room darkening curtains and excellent mattresses
the space was very clean and very spacious
appartment was very clean and spacious
nice clean & cozy place to stay
very spacious clean and homely apartment
the house is clean and well-equipped
palmi was very nice host
pálmi was an excellent host as well
that said there are things the owner could do to improve the experience
it is a wonderful place and the host is terrific
palmi is a great host - understanding and easily contactable would definitely recommend staying here in höfn
good location in town
beautiful and spacious apartment close to stokksnes
really close to good local cuisine and grocery store
was a comfortable apartment in a very good location
palmi's place is really nice conveniently located and very tidy
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6. Draumaland, your dream apartment (from USD 100)

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.
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
285 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
bonus: the wifi worked great which isn’t always a given
showering is quite difficult but if you like baths this was nice after a long dayyou
it is exactly as described with plenty of space but please read the bathroom description carefully
note: if you plan to use the kitchen the local grocery store closed at 7 pm :)
very clean toilet and love the stairs and upper deck enough room in the down stairs nice neighbourhood around
what a spotlessly clean apartment
very homey feel clean and large space
very nice clean and hospitable
very básic house clean & cozy
clean spacious and romantic/cozy
the host was very friendly and welcoming
the catch of the day was memorably good the service attentive
the host recommended otto for dinner which we really enjoyed
the owners went to great pains to manage expectations
great host and cute husky
great location within walking distance of shopping and dining
great location for the glaciers
well located and perfectly quiet
good location only a few minutes walk to shop and restaurants
good location for stop-over when traveling away from the golden circle
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7. Sólhóll apartment (from USD 230)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
314 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the place looks better than the pictures its really warm cleand and comfortable for big groups of people
the sólhóll apartment is the perfect place to stay in höfn
very clean and comfortable
and it clean and tidy
house clean warm and cozy
a spacious extremely clean and comfortable apartment
the house was very clean nice and lovingly furnished
lovely apartment and very nice host
stefania was the perfect host
stefania anna is a super host
the host is very welcoming
nice owner offered helpful information
the location is great
good location close to restaurants
cosy place very well located
within walking distance of restaurants and attractions
nice apartment and good location
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8. Cosy, 2 bedroom apartment (from USD 167)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
144 reviews
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
great wi fi and tv
had good wifi and was nice and warm and comfortable
the furniture and beds were comfortable ans the shower was modern
we appreciated the supplies in the kitchen
such a lovely space very cozy and inviting
very nice and clean house
it was also very clean and comfortable
the place was clean spacious and comfortable
the apartment is clean and comfort
silverstreet place is very clean and cosy as it described
our host was very nice
host was super helpful
our host was responsive to any questions or emails
the host is welcoming and accommodating
ölof was very kind and adapted to our schedule
located in peaceful neighbourhood
it is within walking distance to town and very close to a nice walking path
good location and easily accessible
this was a cute place in a great location
great location right outside of town
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9. Sigurhæð Apartment Room 4 (from USD 62)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
204 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
kitchen was great teas and coffee available
plus it had all the amenities -- bedside lamps great shower clean and well-stocked kitchen
the kitchen had a nice view looking outside towards the city and the decked boats
with a view of the harbor really sweet cozy apartment
a lot of space and a great kitchen
clean and comfortable
modern design very clean and welcoming
very nice and clean room
rakel's place is very clean and modern
rakels’ place is very clean and comfortable
rakel is a wonderful host
the host is very friendly
rakel and sævar were such wonderful hosts and provided amazing hospitality
the host gave us so many useful advises
attentive hostess willing to answer questions and help out with questions about the town and country
great location and beautiful place
close to great restaurants and supermarket
great location to everything downtown and the water
plus its super close to the bar its definitely walking distance so thats a perk simple house
everything you could ever need in a great location
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10. Sigurhæð Apartment Room 2 (from USD 83)

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
Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
162 reviews
Private room in apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable with a large bedroom and a complete kitchen
nice view and very clean and complete kitchen
great place with a wonderful view of the port from the big kitchen windows
we shared the kitchen common space and the bathroom with a half bath with the other families
a large sofa and table provide a seating area inside the room which is great
clean and modern space
the space was spotless and very chic
clean room kitchen bathrooms
very clean place in a beautiful port town
this is a beautiful and clean house
the host was lovely and welcoming
the host is very friendly
wonderful hosts beautiful place overlooking the harbor
rakel is a great host
rakel and her husband are wonderful hosts
close to restaurants and interesting information center
great location and really beautiful
this guest house is located in a beautiful town walking distance to restaurants and close to a great supermarket
sitting right on the sea this property is in an ideal location
really close to all the great restaurants
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