Travel search
Can't find it? Try searching for it :)

Hrífunes Guesthouse

Hrifunes Guesthouse offers homely and welcoming accommodation in a dramatic landscape of glaciers, black sand and green pastures. Surrounded by the unspoiled farmland of the Skaftartunga region, it offers the perfect base for exploring the natural wonders of south Iceland.

With our cosy rooms and gourmet cooking, we want you to end your stay feeling rested and well fed.

The guesthouse has a history rooted in the local community, and has been lovingly restored by Hadda and Haukur.


We have twelve cosy rooms (ten with private bathrooms) offering accommodation for up to 30 people. Breakfast and free Wi-Fi are included in the price of your stay.

Our rooms offer wonderful views of the surrounding scenery, including two of Iceland's largest lava fields, divided by the Tungufljot River.


Mealtimes are a very popular part of life at Hrifunes. They offer a chance to sample local produce, enjoy gourmet Icelandic cooking and share stories with other guests and locals.

While breakfast is included, you can also book a place at our daily dinners in advance - which is highly recommended! Sharing a table with people from around the world, and sampling three course set menu - made from local produce - is an unmissable experience. Don't just take our word for it.

Hrífunes Guesthouse


GPS Points N63° 38' 29.663" W18° 30' 21.737"
Opening period 01/02 - 30/11
Service Dogs allowed Open year round Home catering Sleeping bag acc. Hotel / guesthouse Restaurant Internet access Washing machine
Categories Guesthouses

Travel directory for Hrífunes Guesthouse

The official travel index of Iceland

South Iceland

Towns & Villages

The south of Iceland has several towns and villages, each with its own style, charm and points of interest. Selfoss is the largest town and has a variety of shops, services, many restaurants and fast food places. Most towns are close to the main route, making them accessible and enjoyable.

Explore map by categories

Map Höfn Kirkjubæjarklaustur Vík Vestmannaeyjar Hvolsvöllur Flúðir Laugarvatn Reykholt Laugarás Borg Brautarholt Hveragerði Árnes Selfoss Hella Stokkseyri Eyrarbakki Þykkvibær Þórlákshöfn