Lava Hostel

Rental with Free Wi-Fi

1 star

Hjallabraut 51, Hafnarfjordur 220

+354 565 0900

based on 55 reviews

mar. 6/18
mer. 6/19

About Lava Hostel, Hafnarfjordur

Value for money
This hostel in Hafnafjordur, a town which is built on lava, is 15 minutes’ drive from central Reykjavik. It provides a well-equipped guest kitchen, communal dining area and BBQ equipment. WiFi access is free. Sleeping bag accommodation is featured at Lava Hostel, which means that beds include a mattress, pillow and bed linen. Bathroom facilities are shared, and some come with an in-room washbasin. A laundry room with a washing machine and dryer is available at Hostel Lava. Vidistadatun Sculpture Park is just 200 metres away, while Keilir Golf Course is a 4-minute drive from the hostel. Other area activities include Hidden Worlds Tours, hiking trails in the surrounding nature and the Viking Village, 2 km away.

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Golf
  • No smoking
  • Smoke alarms
  • Private parking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Heating
  • Trash cans


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Key card access

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Golf

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Shared kitchen

Family friendly

  • Playground

Lava Hostel Reviews

OkayBased on 55 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Lava hostel has excellent staff! (in 3 reviews)
  • Good hostel with reasonable prices (in 1 review)
  • The beds were very comfortable and the facilities were clean (in 1 review)
Cons -
  • Heating in our room was turn off all day. (in 2 reviews)
  • Uncomfortable bed. (in 1 review)
  • Extremely small room - nowhere to put luggage or hang anything. (in 1 review)

Lava Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Lava Hostel compare to other 1 star hotels in Hafnarfjordur?

    In Hafnarfjordur, 1 star hotels have average nightly rates of $115. Lava Hostel is $70 cheaper than the city average at just $45/night.

  • How far is Lava Hostel from Reykjavik Domestic?

    Lava Hostel is 3.8 mi away from Reykjavik Domestic. You can typically expect your drive time from Lava Hostel to Reykjavik Domestic to be 11min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Lava Hostel from Reykjavik Domestic?

    With parking available at Lava Hostel, you could always rent a car for as low as $69/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Hafnarfjordur. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Reykjavik Domestic to Lava Hostel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Does Lava Hostel have a pool?

    Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Lava Hostel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Lava Hostel is +354 565 0900.

  • What is the phone number for Lava Hostel?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Lava Hostel, call +354 565 0900.

  • Does Lava Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Lava Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Lava Hostel?

    For Lava Hostel, the required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Check-in may be available from 3:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Lava Hostel?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Lava Hostel at the moment between $44 and $122 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

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Places of interest near Lava Hostel

Attractions in Hafnarfjordur, Iceland curated by momondo

Lava Hostel location: Hjallabraut 51, Hafnarfjordur 220

Top landmarks

Museum of Hafnarfjordur0.4 mi
Hellisgerdi Park0.4 mi
Hafnarborg0.6 mi
Oddur Golf Club2.3 mi
Kopavogur and Gardabaer Golf Club2.5 mi

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