Location & Nearby
The Husey Hostel is located on a horse farm, with no other buildings in sight. Within walking distance are a black sand beach, a glacial river, and unspeakably beautiful rural bliss against a backdrop of mountains. Plentiful hiking routes will allow you to enjoy these at your leisure.
Travelers staying at the Husey Hostel will likely want to use it as a base to marvel over the wildlife and landscapes of the Eastfjords. They will particularly appreciate its proximity to the fjord region of Borgarfjordur Eystri, one of the region’s most breathtaking places, which you can get to in less than an hour and a half.
The nearest town is the capital of the East, Egilsstadir, which you can drive to in 50 minutes. From here, you can easily access popular attractions such as Lake Lagarfljot, which boasts an abundance of folklore; Hallormsstadaskogar, the country’s largest forest; and the Vok Baths, a magical geothermal spa.
Facilities & Amenities
The Husey Hostel offers twin rooms and family rooms for two and three guests each, respectively. Their furnishings are comfy and bright, providing a welcoming and cozy ambiance, and all boast incredible views of the mountains from their windows. The bathrooms and kitchen are clean, modern, and communal.
You are welcome to explore the farm around the hostel to meet the friendly Icelandic horses.
Why Choose Husey HI Hostel?
Husey Hostel is an excellent choice for travelers to the Eastfjords who want to escape the modern world and retreat to a guesthouse immersed in the wilderness. Book your stay in the heart of East Iceland’s nature now.