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Eric the Red Guesthouse

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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
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All reviewshomemade breadother guestsloft apartmentfermented sharkporridgewelcoming hostsguest house ishome away from homehallgrimskirkja churchpacked breakfastbig churchprivate bathroomevery morningsingle roombed and breakfastfew minutes walkthe location is perfect
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Nice clean cozy room--I stayed three nights in a single with bath, downstairs. It's very quiet, off the main street but convenient to everything in town including a tour bus stop. Since my tours were scheduled before breakfast, Edda made me breakfasts to go which...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Stayed for 2 nights in September 2017. We couldn't have had a nicer experience. Runar and Edda are gracious hosts. The room was large and clean. The bed was comfortable. We were unable to eat breakfast because of our schedule but Edda made a huge...More

Thank ReyNardG
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you want a home away from home, this is the place to be. Runar and Edda were very warm and friendly. Edda even prepared our breakfast The location of the house was great as it is just a 2 minute walk from the Bus...More

Thank pressica77
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Spent 4 nights in triple room with private bath. Very clean, comfortable accommodations. Host Runar and Hostess Edda were very friendly. Made us feel welcome. Breakfast each morning included delicious homemade breads, fruits, meats and cheeses, as well as oatmeal and cold cereals. Edda even...More

Thank Eileen S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This guesthouse (which does not look like a guesthouse from the outside or have signage - look for the sculpture in the front garden) is half a block from the Hallgrimskirkja Church, so when the airport transfer dropped me off at the church late at...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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USD 159 - USD 396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 159 - USD 396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Debra P
23 May 2017|
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Response from jan h | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but the owner is a tour guide herself and has lots of contacts and knowledge.
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MandyWestSussex
13 August 2016|
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Response from WLS227 | Reviewed this property |
There were no safes but the rooms do lock and you must have a key to enter the building.
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Caroline T
6 August 2016|
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
Our room had a private bathroom with no windows- when we were upgraded to the holiday apartment it was the same. Great place to stay. 😃
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"Go for the attic apartment, should be quieter."
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