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Eric the Red Guesthouse

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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We've spent 4 nights here with our 5 year old daughter. Lovely, cosy and clean place. Location is great pretty much in the city center. Breakfast is a great addition as prices are crazy high in Iceland. You must try Eddas home made bread, it's...More

Thank marta w
Reviewed 21 October 2017

It was welcoming and comforting to have stayed with Edda and Rúnar being a new solo traveller. Their heartiness and good cheer made me feel like I was home away from home especially with a cat that roams in and out the house as it...More

Thank Amelia T
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this bed and breakfast twice. Once when we first arrived in Rekyavik for one night and then for three nights a week later. We had different rooms for each stay, both were comfortable, clean and well appointed. Breakfast each day was lovely....More

Thank Susanlam2015
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Arrived 7:30 am to the aroma of baking bread. Despite interrupting her preparation, Edda insured that we received a warm welcome. After breakfast and a quick nap, we were off to explore. Edda was extremely helpful in departure by printing boarding passes and arranging transportation...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Wonderful guesthouse with two gracious and helpful hosts. Had a quiet room with a nice view. Breakfast was yummy especially Edda's homemade bread.It was a nice way to start each day meeting and talking with fellow travelers. Great location to town and harbor areas as...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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USD 140 - USD 349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 140 - USD 349 (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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"Make sure to choose a room on the upper floor and, if possible, with a view to the church."
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"We were on the first floor which was quiet and we were happy with the room."
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"Room #3 looks out the back of the house, can see the chickens in the backyard coop!"
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"Go for the attic apartment, should be quieter."
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