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Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir
3 stars

Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

Egilsstaðir 1-2, Egilsstaðir 700, Iceland
+354 471 1114Official website
From
$150
Cheapest

rate per night

8.8
Great

based on 1,132 reviews

Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir
Thu 4/18
Mon 4/22

About Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Set in a renovated farmhouse, this guest house is located by Lake Lagarfljót in Eglisstadir village. It offers bright and modern rooms with a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom with shower. All guest rooms at Lake Hotel Egilsstadir have a seating area, tea/coffee making facilities and wooden floors. Some rooms offer lake views. International dishes are served at Lake Hotel Egilsstadir's in-house restaurant. Guests have access to a communal lounge with a computer and newspapers. The village of Egilsstadir is named after this old farm. Egilsstadir Airport is 1.7 km away.

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Latest deals for Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

Thu 4/18
Mon 4/22
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

General

  • River view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lake view
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Mountain view
  • City view
  • Storage available

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Private entrance

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Game room
  • Golf

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

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8.8
Very goodBased on 1,132 verified guest reviews
8.7Couples
8.9Solo
8.7Friends
8.8Families

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Location

Egilsstaðir 1-2, Egilsstaðir 700

What's nearby

  • Lagarfljot7.2 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

Low season

October

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

$176

Average price (weekend night)

$192
Cheapest month to stay with an average 24% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 104% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

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Top tips for your stay at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in October and December.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir, plan to stay on a Saturday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $221, while the most expensive was $221.
  • How long should you stay at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir

  • What’s the best way to get to Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir from the airport?

    The best airport to fly into if you book a stay at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir is Egilsstaðir Airport (EGS), approximately 1.3 miles from the hotel. Taxis are the most convenient transportation option from the airport to the hotel. You’ll find them outside the main terminal, and you can also book in advance. The journey time from the hotel to the airport is around 5 minutes. You may also consider the local public bus service Strætisvagnar Austurlands (SVAUST), which gets you to Egilsstaðir Bus Station from the airport. From the bus station, you can take another bus or a taxi to the hotel. Different car rental agencies are also available at EGS.

  • What does Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offer in its spa?

    Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir features a Baðhúsið – SPA located on the ground floor of the facility. It features an indoor hot tub and a mild sauna. You can enjoy the comfort of a steam room, a dry sauna, and a cool sitting pool. Baðhúsið – SPA has indoor and outdoor relaxing areas with stunning views of Lake Lagarfljót. The spa has a special menu featuring a special pool service at your convenience. You’ll find bathrobes and towels in the dressing rooms. The Baðhúsið – SPA is open to day guests, including groups, couples, social clubs, staff, or friends.

  • What dining options does Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offer?

    Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir features the Eldhúsið Restaurant, which serves traditional Icelandic and international cuisines. You’ll enjoy a personalized service with meals prepared using fresh and local ingredients. The restaurant can accommodate up to 120 guests. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning from 7 am to 10 am. A children’s menu featuring chicken, fish, or lamb with potatoes and mini pizzas, salad, hamburgers, French fries, and ice cream is also available. There is a light-flooded lobby bar, a perfect relaxing spot for wine and cocktails. A special menu comprising various vegan and vegetarian dishes is also offered at the Eldhúsið Restaurant.

  • What’s the best room to stay in at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir?

    You can choose from a variety of rooms at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir. The hotel has over 50 furnished rooms with earthy and muted tones. Some of the best rooms to stay in at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir are the Superior rooms, which are more spacious and comfortable. They feature en-suite bathrooms with showers, complimentary Wi-Fi, a telephone, satellite TV, wooden floors, and a seating area. Some of the rooms offer stunning views of the mountains and Lake Lagarfljót. Consider the twin rooms with a lake view for the best views of the lake.

  • What activities can I engage in if I book a stay at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir?

    You can engage in a wide range of activities if you book your stay at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir. The hotel has cross-country skis for rent and has partnered with the local skiing club Snæhéri to allow guests to access a skiing track laid close to the hotel. Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir is close to Hallormsstaðaskógur forest, with several hiking trails and staked paths. The forest also features an arboretum with several tree species. You can head to Ekkjufellsvöllur golf course, a short distance from the hotel, to enjoy a relaxing round of golf surrounded by stunning Icelandic landscapes.

  • Where is Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir located?

    Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir is located at Egilsstaðir 1-2, 0.6 miles from the center of Egilsstaðir. Lagarfljot is the closest landmark to Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir.

  • Does Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offer free parking?

    Yes, Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir offers free parking.

  • How far is Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir from the airport?

    Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir is 1.5 miles from Egilsstadir. Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir is 34.1 miles from Vopnafjordur.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir in Egilsstaðir and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Lake Hotel Gistihusid Egilsstadir.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.1

Distance to city center

0.6 mi

Nearest Airport

Egilsstadir

Distance to airport

1.5 mi