Akureyri Backpackers

Akureyri Backpackers

Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 571 9050

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Akureyri Backpackers
Tue 19/10
Wed 20/10
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About Akureyri Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Located in City Center, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Akureyri Church and Akureyri Botanical Garden. Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn) and Jon Sveinsson Museum are also within 1 mile (2 km).

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Rooms available at Akureyri Backpackers

Tue 19/10
Wed 20/10
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Amenities at Akureyri Backpackers

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Night club
  • Spa
  • Laundry facilities

Health and safety

  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Ski school
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Diving
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Night club

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Car hire
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Private check-in/check-out


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Newspapers
  • City view
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available


  • Packed lunches
  • Shared kitchen
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • No smoking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Picnic area


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Spa
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities

Reviews of Akureyri Backpackers

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Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri 600

What's nearby

  • Akureyri Church137 m
  • Akureyri Art Museum144 m
  • Botanical Garden Akureyri0.6 km
  • Akureyri Botanical Garden0.7 km
  • Akureyri Museum1.6 km
  • Hlidarfjall5.9 km
  • Sulur10.1 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Akureyri Backpackers

  • Akureyri Backpackers is located at Hafnarstraeti 98, 0.3 km from the centre of Akureyri. Akureyri Church is the closest landmark to Akureyri Backpackers.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Akureyri Backpackers.

  • Yes, Akureyri Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Akureyri Backpackers offers free parking.

  • No, Akureyri Backpackers does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Akureyri Backpackers is 2.5 km from Akureyri. Akureyri Backpackers is 148.2 km from Vopnafjordur.

  • No, Akureyri Backpackers does not have a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

0.3 km

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