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Reykjavik City HI Hostel

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“free wifi”(21 reviews)
“drying room”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place if you need only to sleep. It has laundry, shared kitchen. As everything in iceland the prices are incredibly high for the quality they offer. Stayed in a private double room, two beds, if you are a fat guy, ask the hostel for...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

A great place for a school trip, or budget conscious family. Clean, friendly, but also a little more laid back than a hotel. I have stayed in some very basic hostels in the past, but the only thing that makes this a hostel is bunk...More

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Response from SigridurOlafsdottir, Manager at Reykjavik City HI HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey, , Thanks for your review! We certainly pride ourselves in creating a safe, clean and homely atmosphere here for groups of all shapes and sizes - and I'm delighted you found that to be the case. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent hostel, 3 kitchens, great family room sleeps up to 5. Next to swimming pool and near number 14 bus into town but only 25-30 minute walk to centre of town. Great communal area with lots of tables, games and chairs so fantastic for meeting...More

Thank les l
Response from SigridurOlafsdottir, Manager at Reykjavik City HI HostelResponded 1 week ago

Hey Les, Thanks for your feedback. I'm delighted that you were so impressed and comfortable during your time here. We do our absolute best to create a friendly atmosphere here and welcome all. I hope that you're met with the same standards throughout the rest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the private en suite rooms here and they are bunk beds, but still fabulous. It gives large groups the freedom to chill unlike hotels. There are 3 kitchens, 2 on ground floor and one on second floor. The basement has washing machines and...More

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Response from SigridurOlafsdottir, General Manager at Reykjavik City HI HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey, Thanks for your review. It's so great to hear you found our hostel to be comfortable and well equipped! You are right, it surely is ideal for groups of all sizes and families. And thanks for the mention of freezers. We actually have them...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Not a bad value for money, helpful and friendly staff and had all the amenities we needed. The hostel had a nice feeling to it, very laid back and we would definitely return. Perfect for anyone travelling solo or on a budget.

Thank Laura H
Response from SigridurOlafsdottir, General Manager at Reykjavik City HI HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Laura, Great hosting you and thanks for your feedback and review. Highly appreciated! Glad you enjoyed you stay and we look forward to hosting you again. Kind regards Sigridur - DOO, Reykjavik City HI Hostel

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
USD 43 - USD 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 43 - USD 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from poltor | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I doubt it.
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Miranda A
29 March 2017|
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Response from Eltoncook | Reviewed this property |
no as I was in a 6 bed dorm and only some of bottom bunks had a power socket just double check with hostel in case things have changed
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"Avoid fire door as they bump when closed"
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"the rooms are very confortabile and quiet"
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"Not sure only had one room in my stay, dorms so just bring ear plugs"
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"Single rooms or double is best. If you are in a dorm - try a bottom bunk unless you are a good climber!"
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