Holaskogur - Highland Accommodation

Near the Golden Circle and Landmannalaugar - South Iceland

highland accommodation

Holaskogur Highland Accommodation

Holaskogur is a cozy cabin in the highlands of Iceland, between the Golden Circle and Landmannalaugar. Accessible by any type of car. Cheap sleeping bag dormitory accommodation, with beautiful hiking routes nearby.

Price: from 6 000 ISK per adult per night.

Sleeping bag rental fee: 2000 ISK per night

Groups: Contact us for a price quote.

Included: dormitory sleeping bag accommodation, access to kitchen.

Not included: Meals.

Bring with you: Sleeping bags (can also be rented) and Food (you have access to a kitchen).

Holaskogur location: 64.16895, -19.67553

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Holaskogur Cabin is close to both the Golden Circle and Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve. A great accommodation option when driving around the area. If you have a small rental car that you cant use for F-roads, then we recommend staying at Holaskogur and doing this day tour to Landmannalaugar: Highland Adventure to Landmannalaugar.

The Cabin

You can book single sleeping spaces, but booking the whole cabin is also possible, just contact us. Pricing for the whole cabin varies between seasons, so contact us for a quote. The cabin features 66 sleeping spaces, on two floors. There are also two closable rooms.

The cabin has a common kitchen area, available for guests.

Situated approximately 130km from Reykjavik. It is located between two power plants, Sultartangi and Búrfell in a barren region near the highlands. The cabin has two floors and can accommodate 65 people, with a kitchen area located on both floors. Cooking facilities in Hólaskógur are quite good, so cooking for a large group should not be a problem. The cabin features a bright, spacious living room, along with complete bathroom and shower facilities. The cabin also has full electricity and heating.

Nature pearls nearby

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There are beautiful waterfalls and hiking routes nearby.

Hólaskógur is located a stone’s throw away from amazing natural pearls, including Háifoss waterfall, Gjáin and Hjálparfoss. The view from the cabin is also quite amazing, giving a good view of the volcano Hekla.

Hólaskógur is also equipped to accommodate horses. There is a fenced area where you can keep horses and hay is available for purchase.


Holaskogur GPS coordinates: 64.16895, -19.67553

Holaskogur location

The location of the cabin, click to enlarge.

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Holaskogur Cabin, during winter.

highland accommodation

There are beautiful waterfalls and hiking routes nearby.

Holaskogur location

The location of the cabin, click to enlarge.



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