The Barn Hostel - Vik i Myrdal

The Barn Hostel - Vik i Myrdal

$$$$|View on mapVik i Myrdal, Iceland|Reservation: +44-160-073-8777|
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The Barn Hostel - Vik i Myrdal
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Overview

The 2-star Barn Hostel is placed 10 minutes by car from Voyage and within 10 minutes' drive of Dyrholaey Promontory. A car park on site is provided.

Location

This Vik i Myrdal hostel is set within 3.6 km of Vik Lutheran Church.

Rooms

The hostel offers 56 rooms. For your comfort, you will find a separate toilet and a shower.

Good to know
Check-in/Check-out
from 15:00-23:30
from 05:00-11:00
Amenities
Private parking is possible on site for free.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.
Other information
Children & extra beds
There are no cots provided in a room. 
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Languages
English, Italian, Romanian, Polish, Russian, Icelandic, Latvian
Building
Number of rooms:56
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Rooms and availability

Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max:
    3 persons
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed
Private Bathroom Double Room
  • Max:
    3 persons
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed
Dormitory Room
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Bed options:
    1 Bed in shared room
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Facilities

Main facilities

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site car park

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Facilities for kids

Cots

Luggage storage

Locker room

No pets allowed

Dining

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Children

  • Cots

Room view

  • Mountain view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
  • Curtains
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Essential information about The Barn Hostel

💵 Lowest room price 34 £
📏 Distance to centre 3.3 km

Location

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Northurfoss, Vik i Myrdal, Iceland, 871
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Northurfoss, Vik i Myrdal, Iceland, 871
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Reviews of The Barn Hostel

8.8 /10
Great176 reviews
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  • Perfect
    9.0

    The property is conveniently located on the main South coast road, close to the black sand beach and needles. It offers great value for money with stylish and modern rooms. The kitchen facilities are excellent, allowing guests to save money with self-catering options. The bathrooms are clean and there is plenty of hot water. Guests also appreciate the cozy common areas and the bar available on site.

    The shared rooms can be quite crowded, with multiple bunk beds and limited space.

    Jimmy United Kingdom, 
  • Very good
    7.0

    Very nice and modern space. Large and comfortable room. Clean bathrooms

    It was very hot in the kitchen. The shower was fixed (not very practical) and had little pressure.

    Spencer United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.8

    Conveniently located near black sand beaches, this hostel offers hotel-like amenities and a clean, cozy atmosphere. Comfortable beds with privacy curtains and blackout curtains ensure a good night's sleep. The kitchen is spacious and well-stocked with cooking essentials. Friendly staff provide excellent service. Perfect for a short stay in the area.

    Barbara United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.4

    The overall look of the hostel is really good, they've done their best to make it look nice. The view is beautiful and the kitchen is quite big. Showers are also very spacious. Perfect for a solo traveler.

    Felt very welcome, nothing to complain about.

    Robin United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.2

    Lovely decor and relaxed vibe. Private double beds in shared rooms, clean facilities including amazing bathroom and kitchen. Nice seating area, bar for hot drinks and Icelandic beers, and board games.

    Alex United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.8

    We had a fantastic stay at a lovely location near Vik. The new building provided plenty of space and beautiful views across the bay. The double and single beds in separate dorms were comfortable, and the privacy curtains added a nice touch. The large, well-equipped kitchen was a bonus. I highly recommend this hostel for its great location and comfortable accommodations.

    Michael United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.6

    Modern, well-equipped kitchen. Spacious, comfortable dormitory with double beds. Quiet location near black beach. Lovely views.

    Isabel United Kingdom, 
  • Very good
    7.6

    The kitchen at this hostel is absolutely amazing! It's large and clean, making you feel like a gourmet chef ready to whip up a delicious feast. The showers are clean and have great water pressure, providing a refreshing experience. I also appreciated the fact that they have a no-shoes policy, keeping the entire property clean. the location is fantastic, just a short 5-minute walk away from a stunning black beach.

    One downside of this hostel is that it can feel a bit crowded and overwhelming, especially during peak times when there are many people using the facilities. The open plan layout and shared washbasin area can get crowded and make it hard to find your own space.

    Joan United Kingdom, 
  • Great
    8.4

    Amazing facilities, including a well-equipped kitchen and great showers. Dorm beds with curtains. Beautiful view and black sand beach nearby.

    Felt home care, nothing to complain about.

    Arthur United Kingdom, 
  • Great
    8.2

    The amenities at the hotel were beautiful and well-maintained. The rooms were clean and comfortable, with lovely bedding that made for a good night's sleep. the location of the hotel was ideal, as it was situated close to the breathtaking black beaches of Vik. It was a short walk away, allowing for easy access to explore this natural wonder.

    The lack of ventilation in the rooms was a major drawback. The rooms were exceedingly warm, and there was no opportunity to open windows for fresh air.

    John United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.2

    Great location near a beautiful black beach. Clean and friendly atmosphere. Well-equipped kitchen with separate fridges. Superb view from the canteen and bar. Comfortable beds and clean bathrooms. Easy access to supermarkets and gas stations in Hofn and Vik.

    Felt very at home, no complaint.

    Wally United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.6

    I recently stayed at The Barn in Vik and had a fantastic experience. The hotel exceeded my expectations with its clean and spacious kitchen and shower room. The abundance of toilets was also a plus. It felt more like a suite with bunk beds than just another hostel. The insulation was so impressive that I found myself sweating in my sleep. The dark design of the hotel was unusual but added to the overall charm. The stunning views and clear air were a breath of fresh air. The proximity to the Black Beach and puffins was a major highlight. The availability of parking space was a relief. I loved the huge, fully equipped kitchen and the bar, where I got to try some Icelandic beverages. The piano in the main hall was a delightful addition. The hotel was perfectly organized and had a unique ambiance that made it stand out. It was definitely a great place to stay.

    I would be happy to recommend this hotel.

    Jordan United Kingdom, 
  • Great
    8.6

    I recently stayed at a hostel in a perfect location near a beautiful black sand beach. The accommodations were stylish and modern, exceeding the typical hostel standards. The dorm was equipped with double beds and curtains for privacy. The kitchen was well-stocked and the common area was comfortable. The bathrooms and showers were spacious and clean. The hostel even had a designated area for blow-drying hair. The view from the kitchen was stunning, especially during sunset. I had a great experience at this high-standard hostel.

    Although there were lockers available, I found it inconvenient to have to go through multiple areas of the building to access my belongings. It would have been more convenient if the rooms could be locked for added security.

    Kate United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect
    9.4

    driving to the lake was even better than our previous stay in vik i myrdal. the views and clean air were refreshing, and the fully equipped kitchen and bar were a pleasant surprise. barn exceeded expectations, a great place to stay!

    Joanne United Kingdom, 

FAQ about The Barn

Which payment methods does The Barn Hostel accept?
At The Barn Hostel guests can pay only with cash.
What are the room types offered by this Vik i Myrdal hostel?
This Vik i Myrdal hostel offers such room types as Double Room provides parquet floors and wine/champagne, Double Rooms come with a shared bathroom, some present a view over the nearby mountains, and Double Room features parquet floors and wine/champagne.
Does the hostel have a kitchen?
Yes, the hostel does have a communal kitchen along with a refrigerator and a stovetop.
What kind of bathrooms does The Barn Hostel feature?
Private bathrooms with a hairdryer and a separate toilet are provided in some of the rooms at The Barn Hostel.
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