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Thank you so much Gareth for organising such a lovely holiday for us! We gave a basic outline of what we wanted from our holiday and Gareth organised everything. Everything ran very smoothly and what an amazing experience. Thank you for all your suggestions, so glad we took them on

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Hotel Hvolsvollur

The hotel has 55 double/ twin rooms and 8 single rooms all with private facilities.  Each room is equipped with a telephone, TV FLAT SCREEN and a hair drier. Hotel Hvolsvöllur is an excellent hotel, providing all the facilities and service that you would expect in a first class hotel. Great fly drive choice !

Hvolsvöllur is a lively little town located centrally in South- Iceland.     The driving distance from KEF airport is about 150 km. (2 hours) and its central location gives the opportunity to stay there and organize all kinds of exciting tours and experiences.

Many of Iceland’s best-known volcanoes and eruption sites are visible from Hvolsvöllur, such as Hekla, Eyjafjallajökull, Katla, and Westman Island including Surtsey. 

Lava centre, www.lavacentre.is an interactive, educational exhibition, explaining the volcanic activity and the creation of Iceland over millions of years, is located in Hvolsvöllur,  and gives the opportunity to learn about all the recently active eruptions sites nearby.    Visit Lava centre is an exciting experience for everyone interested in nature and the environment.

Hvolsvollur offers all normal services for its inhabitants and guests, such as a swimming pool, several small restaurants with good varieties of foods, a grocery store and pharmacy, as well as healthcare and emergency services. 

Among nearby attractions is Seljalandsfoss waterfall, (15 min. driving) and Skogarfoss waterfall (30 min. driving),  Thorsmork with Nauthusagil, and the black beaches of the south coast. 

Driving to Jökulsárlón takes about 3,5 hours, and gives the opportunity for an exciting day's tour, by visiting  f.ex.  Dyrholaey, Vik, Reynisfjara, Kirkjubaejarklaustur and Skaftafell.

Another option for a day trip from Hvolsvollur is going by ferry to Vestman Islands,  where there are available excursions by bus and by boat; and a visit to Eldheimar museum www.eldheimar.is is a must.    The ferry harbour is about 25 minutes’ drive from Hvolsvollur and the ferry is departing up to 7 times a day in the summertime.  

Two operators are offering Highland and glacier tours by super jeeps, with optional snow-scooters rides, ice-cave tours, buggy tours,    and as well private tailored tours. 


Hotel Hvolsvollur www.hotelhvolsvollur.is with its helpful staff, comfortable rooms and good restaurant, welcomes you and offers assistance in organizing your stay and making it exciting and memorable. 


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