Árbót hostel is located at a horse and cattle farm in Aðaldalur, only 40 minutes away from the Mývatn area
The hostel at Árbót in Aðaldal is surrounded by diverse bird life and beautiful nature. The hostel is located at a farm where both horses and cattle are bred and guests have a unique opportunity to experience real Icelandic farm life.
The nearest town is Húsavík and there you find various service and interesting activities. In Húsavík is the nearest shop to Árbót hostel, so travellers have either to bring food with them or drive to Húsavík to get supplies.
Árbót hostel can be reached from road nr. 85. If you drive north on road nr. 85 (in the direction to Husavik), you will find the gravel road to Árbót clearly marked on the right handside
Opening times (daily/weekly): The reception is open 16:00 - 22:00
Opening times (over the year): June 1st - September 15th
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Distance from Reykjavík
468 km (ca. 5 hours 30 min)