TeHusid Hostel is a budget-friendly, inviting place to stay in the town of Egilsstadir in East Iceland. Any looking to immerse themselves in this remote region looking for something affordable and sociable will find it to meet their every need. Women looking for all-female dorms will find the facilities here particularly inviting.
Location and Nearby
Located in the capital of East Iceland, Egilsstadir, TeHusid Hostel is an excellent base for those immersing themselves in the Eastfjords or encircling the ring road. The surrounding town has many traveler services and plenty of places to stock up on essentials such as groceries and gas. It also has several fantastic attractions, positioned by Lake Lagarfljot and just a five-minute drive south of the Vok Baths.
In around 30 minutes, you will be able to reach the spectacular fjords of Seydisfjordur and Reydafjordur. From the latter, you can set out on one of the country’s most spectacular coastal drives. In an hour, you can reach even more magnificent destinations such as the bay of Borgardfjordur Eystri, and in an hour and a half, you can get to Snaefell, the tallest freestanding mountain in Iceland.
Facilities and Amenities
Guests staying at TeHusid Hostel can elect to either book private rooms, which accommodate between two and six, or beds in one of the dormitories, which can accommodate between six and twelve. Women will find female-only dorms if they would rather. The mattresses are very comfortable, and the guesthouse will provide you with all linens and towels. The clean, spacious bathrooms and the fully-furnished kitchen are communal.
The terrace outside has plenty of seating areas for hunting the aurora borealis in winter and marveling over the midnight sun in summer. There is also a trendy bar with a popular happy hour. As a final fun bonus, the lounge in this hostel has karaoke equipment guests can use.
Free WiFi is accessible throughout the building.
Why Choose TeHusid Hotel?
TeHusid should be the first choice of hostel for any traveler to east Iceland looking to save money or meet some new friends. Check availability by choosing a date.