Why book the hostel & car combo with HI Iceland?


The hostel & car combo is a unique product that includes car rental and overnights at HI Hostels in Iceland. Be part of our community and meet other guests at our hostels to share tips and experiences.


  • We offer personal service and local, expert advice. 
  • Direct contact with one person once the booking process starts. 
  • Our packages are not fixed, but tailor-made. You can create your own plan using our sample itineraries for inspiration and choose which hostels to stay at and how many nights you want to spend at each hostel. We are happy to advise you if you need any assistance. 
  • HI Hostels are located all round Iceland; our hostels offer a variety of rooms and all HI Hostels have guest kitchens where you can store food and prepare meals. 
  • Bed linen is included at all HI Hostels when you book through the Central Booking Office. 
  • Complimentary breakfast is included at the Reykjavík HI Hostels when stay is included in the package. We can book breakfast at many other HI Hostels. Please contact us if you require further information on which hostels serve breakfast. 
  • We can book extra services for you, such as day tours, and include them in the package. 
  • Free HI membership cards included in the package. 
  • Easy payment procedure.
  • No hidden fees.
  • Detailed road map with app for two mobile devices included. 
  • Reliable car rental partner, highest standard of customer service all round the country. Pick-up is available 24/7 at Keflavík International Airport when you book through us. Our car rental partner is the first and only car rental in Iceland to claim certification according to the ISO14001 environmental standard; every year, they set new goals to reduce emissions. 
Hostelling International is a non-profit organisation with long history, both in Iceland and abroad. HI Iceland participates in Responsible Tourism in Iceland and sustainability is very important in all our daily operations. When you book with us, you support the wonderful work carried out at HI Hostels all round Iceland. See more information and take The Icelandic Pledge.  
Please note that we also offer the service of pre-booking the car only or accommodation at our hostels only. Please send an email to bookings@hostel.is if you want further information.