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Milk Factory - guesthouse

Recently renovated, Milk factory guesthouse offers you the choice of 17 comfortable, stylish rooms. The Milk factory is an attractive guesthouse in the coastal town of Höfn southeast Iceland, with a breathtaking panoramic view of the mountains and the majestic glacier Vatnajökull, the biggest glacier in Europe.

Many Southeast attractions are in the vicinity, such as Jökulsárlón Glacial lagoon, Vatnajökull Glacier, the National Park in Skaftafell, Lónsöræfi and several other natural wonders.

The Milk factory is an ideal stop-off point in South east Iceland for hiking, exploring, ice caving, northern lights chasing, snowmobiling, sailing on the Glacial lagoon, horseback riding, playing golf and more; this cozy guesthouse is just what you need at the end of an active day.

Milk Factory - guesthouse

Dalbraut 2

GPS Points N64° 15' 48.762" W15° 12' 11.970"
Telephone

+354 4788900

Opening period All year
Categories Guesthouses

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