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Hotel Borgarvirki

Vesturhópi, Hvammstangi 531, Iceland
+354 583 5000

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7.8/10 Good
based on 423 reviews

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  • 9.4
  • 8.5
  • 8.2
  • 4.4

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  • Friendly service
  • Good management

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    Hotel Borgarvirki is a friendly and spacious country hotel in north west Iceland located 230 km from Reykjavik, mid way to Akureyri. The hotel is 20 km. from the ring road between the towns Hvammstangi and Blndus.We are a true country hotel, with 15 rooms, 8 of them with en-suite bathroom. The hotel is a member of the Icelandic Travel Industry Association (SAF).The hotel is ideal for individuals, groups, conferences and incentive travel. At Borgarvirki you will find conference facilities for up to 100 persons. The hotel is comfortable, and here we serve gourmet dinner every evening, using the best available ingreadients from the local lakes. We also specialise in grilled lamb and lobster soup. The surroundings are rural and beautiful with mountain, ocean and 3 large lakes very close by, and endless possibilities of enjoying nature. Icelands biggest seal habitant is very close to the hotel, which draws many curious traveller to the area. The famous rock formations "Hvtserkur" give the area a special attraction for travellers. The peninsula Vatnsnes and Vesturhp is one of Icelands "hidden places" and is also a paradise for birds and thereby birdwatchers.The name Borgarvirki stems from historic ruins close by, a fort build by nature on a hilltop with ancient ruins, there are stories of it being used from the Viking era and is a very special place to visit.At the hotel you will find free Wi-Fi access and TV in every room.Our GPS location is: 65 31,309'N, 20 38,902'WWe'll help making your stay in Iceland unforgettable.

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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    based on 423 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.5 "Food is delicious."
      8.9 "89% loved the menu selection."
      9.5 "Yummy desserts, said 95%."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.3 "Good location."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.8 "58% said the view was so-so."
      5.7 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 57%."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      4.3 "57% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were small."
      3.3 "67% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.2 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      0.0 "100% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 296 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.4 "Good location."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
      5.4 "54% said the view was so-so."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 4.1 "Internet is poor."
      4.0 "60% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.1 "Horrible vibe."
      0.8 "92% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 122 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.4 "Good location."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      3.2 "68% thought it was too noisy."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 3.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.6 "94% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 4 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
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