Fosshotel Eastfjords, ICELAND
|Hafnargata 11-14, 750, Fáskrúdsfjördur, East, ICELAND.|
Description: Fosshotel EastfjordsThis charming hotel is located on the shores of the Fáskrúðsfjörður, in the village of the same name, and is set in a carefully restored and renovated historic property. Originally built in 1903, the house was used for many years as a hospital for French fishermen. After previously being moved to another location, it was returned to its original site in 2008, and since 2014 offers luxurious boutique accommodation and fine cuisine in a spectacular lakeside setting.
Perfect for visiting this spectacular corner of Iceland, famous for its magnificent nature and landscape, Fosshotel Eastfjords is especially recommended for hikers and other outdoor sports enthusiasts. It is also ideal for observing the Aurora Borealis, and Fosshotel organise exclusive Northern Lights tours and packages.
Featuring many periood details, including the cosy timber flooring and wall cladding so typical of the region, rooms at Fosshotel Eastfjords are spacious, light and airy, and are elegantly appointed with custom-designed furniture and cosy fabrics. The hotel also boasts a French inspired restaurant, L'Abri, and a museum devoted to the French fishermen.
Type of rooms: Fosshotel EastfjordsStandard Single Room:
These charming little rooms feature a flat-screen TV, work desk and private bathroom with shower and hair-dryer. One single bed. Room size 15 sq m.
Standard Double/Twin Room:
These large rooms come with a flat-screen TV, work desk and private bathroom with shower and hair-dryer. One large double bed or twin beds.
Room size 16 sq m.
Superior Double Room:
These more spacious rooms feature a flat-screen TV, work desk and private bathroom with shower and hair-dryer. One large double bed or twin beds. Room size 23 sq m.
Number of rooms: 26
Official category: 3 stars.
Languages spoken: Icelandic, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, Discover.
How to get here: It is possible to reach Fosshotel Eastfjords from Reykjavík by taking either the north or south route on road no. 1.
When you reach Egilsstadir on the east coast of Iceland, take road no. 92 (Norðfjarðarvegur) and drive further east.
When you come to the Reyðarfjörður fjord, turn left at the crossroads (before you reach the village of Reyðarfjörður) and take road no. 96 (Suðurfjarðarvegur) all the way to Fáskrúðsfjörður.
GPS Coordinates: 64° 55' 34.96'' N 14° 0' 3.85'' W
Nearest airport: Egilsstaðir Airport - 51,9km.