Guesthouse Hvítahúsid

Guest house in Akureyri
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In an elevated, hidden residential pocket behind Kaupvangsstræti, the 'White House' shines with the personal touch of its stylish owner, Guðrún. There are five rooms, plus a kitchen with free tea and coffee. (Note: no breakfast served.) Attic rooms are the pick – one has a balcony.

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Quick description

This family-run guest house is about 5 minutes’ walk from Akureyri town centre and the Eyja Fjord. It offers free WiFi, a fully equipped guest kitchen and a communal lounge. Each bright, simply furnished room at Guesthouse Hvítahúsid feature wooden floors and includes a hairdryer. Bathroom facilities are shared. A small garden surrounds Hvítahúsid Guesthouse. Restaurants, bars and a public swimming pool can be found in the surroundings. The Botanical Garden and the Hof Cultural and Conference Centre are both within 800 metres, while Húsavík and Mývatn are 90 km away. Akureyri Airport is a 5-minute drive away.

Important information

Please inform Guesthouse Hvítahúsid in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.


  • Free WiFi available


  • Library
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ski storage
  • Hiking
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Shared kitchen
  • Free parking
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Internet services
  • Water slide
  • Skiing
  • On-site parking
  • Ski equipment hire (on site)
  • Parking
  • Smoke alarms
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Ski school
  • Wifi


  • Golf course (within 3 km)


  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating


  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge service