Sleeping bag accommodations are affordable and available in numerous locations throughout the Vatnajökull region. Some have bedrooms with beds, cottages in camping areas or mattresses in larger dormitories. Some even have access to a kitchen. Though the exact layout and amenities will vary, you will find them clean and comfortable.
Bölti in Skaftafell
Bölti guesthouse in Skaftafell National Park offers made up beds and sleepingbag accomodation for 18 people. Breakfast available.
Tel: +354 478-1626begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 478-1626 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, email@example.com
Svínafell in Öræfi
Svínafell in Öræfi offers sleepingbag accomodation in six cottages and 6 rooms. Each cottage housing 4 people in two bunk beds. Each cabin contains a basin with running water, cutlery and crockery for up to four people. All Guests have access to the Campers Service Building facilities next to the cabins. Where there are minimal cooking facilities, showers and toilets, a dining room with enough tables and chairs to seat 80-90 people. We also offer three double rooms in the Main Farmhouse and other three in the Campers Service Building. In Svínafell we also offer camping ground for 100-150 and Laundry facilities.
Tel: +354 478-1765begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 478-1765 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.svinafell.com/
Vesturhús in Öræfi
Hrollaugsstaðir in Suðursveit
Vagnsstaðir in Suðursveit
Vagnsstaðir is in the Suðursveit area, about 50 km west of Höfn and 28 km east of Jökulsárlón. The house is in an attractive area surrounded by a beautiful ring of mountains and Vatnajökull glacier. Vagnsstaðir hostel offers six rooms with the total of 28 beds. Sleepingbag accomodation is available as well as linen rental. Well equipped kitchen and a meeting room for guests. We also offer 4-6 bedded cottages with WC. Campground with good sanitary facilities.
Attractive hiking paths invite one into the surrounding area, using a hiking map, you get at the Hostel. The shore, only 1500 m away, displays extensive birdlife as well as seals on the beach.
From the Hostel there are jeep/snowmobile tours to Vatnajökull (Europe's biggest glacier). You can choose among tours from 3-4 hours. It is also possible to combine a jeep/snowmobile tour and hiking.
Tel: +354 4781048begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 4781048 end_of_the_skype_highlighting,, or +354 8927048begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 8927048 end_of_the_skype_highlighting | email@example.com | www.glacierjeeps.is
Lambleiksstaðir in Mýrar
At the farm Lambleiksstaðir in Mýrar (30 km west of Höfn) are 4 new cottages with sleeping bag accommodation. In three cottages are double bunkbeds for four persons. In one cottage are six beds, four in a double bunkbed and two on a sleeping couch. It is possible to have an extra mattress. Total number of beds is 18.
Cooking facilities and WC is in each cottage but no shower.
At Lambhús there is also a camping site with toilets, one shower and a barbeque.
English, German and French speeking hosts
Information and booking:
Tel. +354 662 1029begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 662 1029 end_of_the_skype_highlighting | Lambleiksstaðir 781 - Hornafjörður | firstname.lastname@example.org | lambhus.is | Facebook: Lambhús
Hótel Jökull in Nes
Camp site SKG Höfn
SKG service center in Höfn offers a spacious campground with good sanitary facilities. Service for caravans, internet access and a playground for the children. Scheduled bus to Reykjavík and Egilsstaðir. Trips to Vatnajökull glacier, Jökulsárlón (glacier lagoon) and Lónsöræfi available. Open from mai 25th to september 15th.
Tel: +354 478-1606begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 478-1606 end_of_the_skype_highlighting email@example.com www.simnet.is/ca
Nýibær in Höfn
Youthhostel Nýibær offers accomodation in 33 beds in double to family (six persons) rooms. Tvo double rooms have a private bathroom but the others share two bathrooms. Sleepingbag accomodation is available as well as linen rental. Made up beds available by advance order. Kitchen, TV room, storage and laundry facilities for guests. Breakfast is available for groups. Good location in the heart of Höfn.
Tel: +354 864-2159begin_of_the_skype_highlighting +354 864-2159 end_of_the_skype_highlighting firstname.lastname@example.org www.hostel.is/
Stafafell in Lón