Akureyri Backpackers

Akureyri Backpackers


Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri, Iceland

ExcellentBased on 458 reviews


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Reviews for Akureyri Backpackers

ExcellentBased on 458 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.8
  • Comfort8.4
  • Location9.6
  • Services8.4
  • Staff9.0
  • Value for money8.5
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About Akureyri Backpackers

Set in Akureyri, the hostel is a short walk from Akureyri Junior College and offers a sauna. It is moments from the Akureyri Art Museum, eateries and nightlife options.

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Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.2 mi

Location rating




2:00 PM


10:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+354 571 9050

Amenities at Akureyri Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Packed lunches
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Sauna
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Trash cans
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Coffee shop
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Night club
  • Storage available


  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Diving
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding


  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Ski equipment rental (on site)
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Ski school
  • Tour desk
  • Spa
  • 24-hour security
  • Ski storage

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FAQs when booking at Akureyri Backpackers

  • Is pricing at Akureyri Backpackers comparable to 2 star hotels in Akureyri?

    There is a 35% difference in the average nightly rate of 2 stars hotels in Akureyri and the average nightly rate at Akureyri Backpackers. The rate at Akureyri Backpackers is just $109/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Akureyri.

  • What is the Akureyri Backpackers phone number?

    You can reach the front desk of Akureyri Backpackers at +354 571 9050.

  • Does Akureyri Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Akureyri Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Akureyri Backpackers?

    Akureyri Backpackers check-out time is 10:00 AM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Akureyri Backpackers, Akureyri, Iceland?

    Usually Akureyri Backpackers room prices are around $109/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $30/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

  • Is there a restaurant at Akureyri Backpackers?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the Akureyri Backpackers restaurant. Opening times may vary. A bar is also available on-site.

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