With the sea on three sides and Vatnajökull, the biggest glacier in Europe, to the northwest, Höfn is a lovely town with 1500 inhabitants. Höfn is a bustling fishing and fish processing port as well as a commercial centre, with considerable farming in the neighbouring areas.

The Hostel is to be found in the city centre and all necessary services are close by. The location of Höfn allows you to choose from an unusual variety of activities. Boat tours, glacier tours on jeeps or snowmobiles, riding tours, jeeps and hiking tours in Lónsöræfi.


Close to Vatnajökull, the biggest glacier in Europe.

Opening times:
Opening times (over the year): Open all year

Nearest hostels:
Vagnsstaðir 53 km (ca. 40 min) – Berunes 142 km (ca. 1 hour 40 min) – Reyðarfjörður 180 km (ca. 2 hours 15 minutes)

Distance from Reykjavík
457 km (ca. 5 hour 15 min)

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