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Akureyri Backpackers
2 stars

Akureyri Backpackers

Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 571 9050

rate per night


based on 1 160 reviews

Akureyri Backpackers
Thu 30/5
Fri 31/5
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
Double room
R1 522
Deluxe room
R2 508

About Akureyri Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Situated in central Akureyri, Akureyri Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi and rooms with access to shared bathroom facilities. A swimming pool and hot tubs are a 1-minute walk away. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed in Backpackers Akureyri’s on-site bar and café. A buffet breakfast is served each morning. Cars can be rented on site. Staff can help arrange activities like horseback riding, rafting and various sightseeing trips. Coffee shops, bars and restaurants are found in the surrounding area. Akureyri Botanical Garden is 1 km from the hotel and Akureyri Airport is a 5-minute drive away. Public parking spaces are available nearby on weekdays for free, from 16:00 until 10:00 and on weekends (There is a fee during the hours of 10:00 - 16:00 on weekdays). The One-Bedroom Apartment is next door to Hafnarstræti 100, check-in via Akureyri Backpackers main property.

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Thu 30/5
Fri 31/5
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Standard Room
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Deluxe room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Akureyri Backpackers

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Laundry facilities

Things to do

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

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • 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
  • Dustbins


  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen


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


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Packed lunches
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Dining table

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Disabled access


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Spa
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Laundry facilities

Reviews of Akureyri Backpackers

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Hafnarstraeti 98, Akureyri 600

What's nearby

  • Akureyri Church136 m
  • Akureyri Art Museum140 m
  • Botanical Garden Akureyri0.5 km
  • Akureyri Botanical Garden0.7 km
  • Akureyri Museum1.6 km
  • Hlidarfjall5.9 km
  • Sulur10.1 km
  • Artun25.1 km



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


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FAQs when booking at Akureyri Backpackers

  • Where is Akureyri Backpackers located?

    Akureyri Backpackers is located at Hafnarstraeti 98, 0,3 km from the centre of Akureyri. Akureyri Church is the closest landmark to Akureyri Backpackers.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Akureyri Backpackers?

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

  • Does Akureyri Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Akureyri Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Akureyri Backpackers from the airport?

    Akureyri Backpackers is 2,6 km from Akureyri. Akureyri Backpackers is 148,2 km from Vopnafjordur.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Akureyri Backpackers hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Akureyri Backpackers in Akureyri and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Akureyri Backpackers and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Akureyri Backpackers.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

0,3 km

Nearest airport


Distance to airport

2,5 km