Hotel Valaskjálf

Located in a peaceful and quiet part of Egilsstaðir

Fully licensed travel agency & tour operator

Get comfortable and relax at Hotel Valaskjálf. The accommodation is in a dated and cozy building. They are well known for having a very accommodating staff and tasty breakfast. Excellent stop for those who are driving the East Coast.

Free Parking

Free WiFi




What's Around:

  • Heart of Egilsstadir
  • East Iceland Heritage Museum
  • Fardaga Waterfall
  • Lagerfljot
  • Seydisfjordur Harbour
  • Icelandic Wartime Museum
  • Hengifoss
12 734 per night

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Skogarlondum 3, Egilsstadir, 0701, Iceland

248 km from Akureyri

39 rooms

Check In: From 15:00 - 24:00

Check Out: From 08:00 - 11:00

Hotel Valaskjálf - East Iceland

Hotel Valaskjalf is a beautiful accommodation located in East Iceland, right opposite of the East Iceland Heritage Museum, and very close to the local park, and several recreational spots. East Iceland is always seen as a remote part of the country since it’s so far away from the most populated area, which makes traveling to the East exceptional as you will see the untouched wilderness, impressive natural attractions, and carefree wildlife.

The Rooms

The hotel has 369 rooms and all have private bathrooms, TV sets, and free internet access. The rooms are decorated in an authentic Nordic style with contemporary-themed furnishings. Every room is refurbished with hardwood floors and comfortable beds. The hotel was newly refurbished to accommodate travelers from all over the world. There are also wall-mounted flat-screen TVs in all rooms. There's a wide range of options available including singles and twins, or doubles and triples. Every room has a private bathroom.

Hotel Information

The hotel facilities that are capable of hosting meetings and gathering of all kinds in rooms here for 30, 50 and up to 300 people. There is also one restaurant is found at the hotel serving quality and delicious food, and a nice cafe & bistro for hanging out. The restaurant is famous for its impressive menu in which you can choose a variety of Icelandic seafood including cod ceviche sided with fresh ginger, chili peppers, red onions, and coriander. It also offers a breakfast buffet every morning, and in the evenings an a la carte is offered.


The hotel is located at Skogarlond 6, 700 Egilsstadir, within a popular region of Fljotsdalsherad, the capital of East Iceland. Its peaceful, cultural-rich surroundings are one of the highlights of the stay. The location is perfectly situated on the banks of Lagarfljot River and very close to the Hallormsstadur forest - rare in Iceland due to its harsh weather - making staying the hotel a perfect choice when you want to go out to visit nearby natural attractions. There are many stunning waterfalls in East Iceland, Hengifoss and Litlanesfoss being on top of the must-visit list, especially for a Ring Road trip touring around Iceland. Here is also a great starting point for many types of adventurous activities, such as sea-angling for salmon and trout, Icelandic horse riding, hiking, and swimming.

Hotel Valaskjálf

Skógarlönd 6,
700 Egilsstadir, Iceland
Phone (+354) 471 1600