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Featured Hostels in Mosfellsbaer

Kex Hostel Reykjavík
2 out of 5
28 Skúlagata, Reykjavik
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $24 per night

Located in Downtown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Laugavegur and Hallgrimskirkja. Reykjavik City Hall and Reykjavik Harbour are also within 1 mile ...

4.2/5Very Good! (128 reviews)

"Only checked in to sleep between flights on a stopover. But seemed pleasant enough."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2020

Kex Hostel Reykjavík
Vibrant Iceland Hostel
1.5 out of 5
Kaplahraun 9b, Hafnarfjordur
The price is CA $49 per night

Situated near the airport, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ishestar Riding Tours, Hellisgerdi Park and Hafnarfjordur Free Church. Elf Garden and Hafnarborg ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (116 reviews)

"Excellent place. Good atmosphere. Good location. Friendly staff. Clean room."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 26, 2019

Vibrant Iceland Hostel
Selfoss HI hostel
2 out of 5
Austurvegur 28, Selfoss
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $74 per night

Situated in Selfoss, this hostel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Selfoss Church and within 9 miles (15 km) of Turf House and LA Art Museum. Geothermal park and Hveragerdi ...

4.3/5Excellent! (55 reviews)

"Central location with free parking."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 8, 2020

Selfoss HI hostel
Pávi Apartments
1 out of 5
Brautarholti 4, Reykjavik
The price is CA $56 per night

Located in Hlíðar, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Laugavegur and Hallgrimskirkja. Perlan and Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool are also within 1 mile ...

2.7/5 (262 reviews)

"had to wait an hour to checkin.... no checkin desk... basic nice place with privat bathroom was fine.... I can see why others wouldnt like the shared bathroom."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 30, 2019

Pávi Apartments
Loft HI Hostel
2 out of 5
Bankastræti 7, Reykjavik
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $106 per night

Located in Downtown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Harpa and Hallgrimskirkja. Sundhollin and Perlan are also within 2 mi (3 km).

4.5/5Wonderful! (329 reviews)

"Really nice place to stay! Great location in dowtown Reykjavik. Perfect atmosphere and awesome staff!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Loft HI Hostel
Hostel B47
2 out of 5
Baronsstigur 47, Reykjavik
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Located in Downtown, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sundhollin and Laugavegur. Hallgrimskirkja and Harpa are also within 1 mi (2 km).

3.6/5Good! (248 reviews)

"Very informative and polite restrooms and showers very clean. New game room had virtual reality. Very cool"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 30, 2020

Hostel B47
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel
1 out of 5
Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik
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Located in Downtown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Reykjavik Harbour, Reykjavik City Hall and Laugavegur. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (122 reviews)

"The accommodation was lovely, clean and located brilliantly for Reykjavik central. Reykjavik is very cold but beautiful. we all had a fantastic time"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2020

Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel
Bus Hostel Reykjavik
2 out of 5
Skogarhlid 10, Reykjavik
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $168 per night

Located in Hlíðar, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Perlan, Laugavegur and Hallgrimskirkja. Reykjavik University and National Museum of Iceland are also ...

4/5Very Good! (195 reviews)

"Room was nice and clean, location was great, just a fifteen minute walk and you are downtown. Kitchen was one of the worst I’ve seen in a hostel. 3 forks, 5 spoons and very limited plates/bowls. I know the hostel can not control how people leave the kitchen how we maybe If everything wasn’t broken ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2019

Bus Hostel Reykjavik
Refurinn Reykjavik Guesthouse
2 out of 5
26 Ægisgata, Reykjavik
The price is CA $116 per night

Located in Vesturbær, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Landakotskirkja, Reykjavik Harbour and Reykjavik City Hall. Laugavegur and National Museum of ...

4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"I liked that the check in process was very quick and easy. Instructions for check in were very clear. The washroom and room were clean. Our stay was quiet and safe."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 19, 2020

Refurinn Reykjavik Guesthouse
Reykjavik Hostel Village
2 out of 5
Flokagata 1, Reykjavik
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This family-friendly Reykjavik hostel is located in the shopping district, within a 10-minute walk of Sundhollin, Laugavegur and Hallgrimskirkja. Reykjavik City ...

3.6/5Good! (674 reviews)

"It was my second time staying there and Ill stay there again"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 10, 2019

Reykjavik Hostel Village
Reykjavík City HI Hostel
2 out of 5
Sundlaugavegur 34, Reykjavik
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $93 per night

Located in Laugardalur, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Laugardalsvollur and Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool. Laugavegur and Reykjavik City Hall are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (22 reviews)

"It is a great hostal Very clean Confortable areas Very organize People working there very friendly and helpful Specially on the front desk a girl speaking Spanish Excellent service and acomodations"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 12, 2019

Reykjavík City HI Hostel
Lækur Hostel
2 out of 5
Laugarnesvegi 74a, Reykjavik
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Located in Laugardalur, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool and Sigurjon Olafsson Museum. Laugavegur and Harpa are also ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Everything is perfect!

"The room and bed were clean and comfy, the staff was helpful and gave us advice for the tour. The only thing that could be concerned is that it is not located near downtown. Fortunately, there is a bus stop just cross the road and it took only 5mins to downtown. It is a great experience to stay near ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2020

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Hotel Laxnes
Hotel Laxnes
3 out of 5
Haholt 7, Mosfellsbaer
The price is CA $102 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (532 reviews)

"Cosy, clean.. friendly staff.. great location. Public transport is close by."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

Hotel Laxnes
Designers Villa - Near Alafoss Waterfall
Designers Villa - Near Alafoss Waterfall
4 out of 5
Hafravatnsvegur – Hamrabrekkur 5, Mosfellsbaer, Capital Region
Designers Villa - Near Alafoss Waterfall
Northern lights villa v/hottub 10 minutes to Reykjavik.
Northern lights villa v/hottub 10 minutes to Reykjavik.
Hafravatnsvegur, Mosfellsbaer, Capital Region
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Wonderful in every way.

"We had the most amazing experience in Island, and Hafsteinn was very friendly and helpful. It is a really nice house, with an incredible view. The house has all you need, and is very beautiful decorated. It’s very tasteful. We were staying 4 adults, and the house was large enough for a couple more. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 29, 2018

Northern lights villa v/hottub 10 minutes to Reykjavik.
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Hostels and More in Mosfellsbaer

Mosfellsbaer has 11 accommodations, so if you have a hard time finding many hostels in town, you can still choose something that meets your needs. With the affordable options here, you can cut down your spending on overnight costs and save more money for exploring during your vacation. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the mountain views create an appealing natural setting.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Mosfellsbaer?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 41° F and nighttime temperatures average 28° F
  • April-June: 55° F is the daytime average and 32° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 57° F and nighttime averages are around 40° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 48° F during the day and 29° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 30.71 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Mosfellsbaer?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Skalafell Ski Area
  • Laugavegur
  • Perlan
Natural Features
  • Alafoss Waterfall
  • Ulfarsfell Mountain
  • Grasagardur Botanical Garden
Cultural Attractions
  • Laxnes Museum
  • National Museum of Iceland
  • Harpa

Generally, Mosfellsbaer is known for its:

  • Northern lights
  • Mountain views
  • Tours
  • Shopping

How to Get to Mosfellsbaer and Around the Area

You can fly into the closest airport in Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), located 10.8 mi (17.3 km) from the city center. Another option is Reykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.), which is 33.3 mi (53.6 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the seasonal weather like in Mosfellsbaer?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 50°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 33°F. Average annual rainfall for Mosfellsbaer is 32 inches.
What is there to see and do in Mosfellsbaer?
Overall, Mosfellsbaer is known for its: mountain views and local tours. Major attractions include Laugavegur, Reykjavik City Hall, and Reykjavik Harbour. Get out into nature with places like Alafoss Waterfall, Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach, and Reykjavik Pond. Cultural attractions include Laxnes Museum, Harpa, and National Museum of Iceland.
What's the best way to get around Mosfellsbaer?
You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Reykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.), 33.3 mi (53.6 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), which is 10.8 mi (17.3 km) away.

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