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    Hotel Leifur Eiriksson

    Skolavoroustigur 45, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good47%
    • Average17%
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    “free hot drinks” (55 reviews)
    “no lift” (82 reviews)
    “great location” (266 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great location but short on amenities. Good for one or two nights. Desk staff was very pleasant and helpful. TV doesn’t work (only one channel). Good breakfast. Nice price. Good value considering the location. Grocery store next door.

    Thank Ed D
    Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Ed, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Unfortunately we have some issues on TV caused by works outside, hope anyway this would not affected your stay!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent location! If you cross the street and look down the street, you can see all the way down to the SOLFAR --about a 15 minute walk. In fact, all the major sights are within a 15 minute walk max. --even Harpa. Laugavegur was about...More

    Thank triptik123
    Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

    Hello triptik123, all we are happy you enjoyed your stay in Reykjavík! Happiness of our guests is our aim and you made us so proud to have you as our guests! Hope you will come back to visit us

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Just came back from a few days at the Leif Erickson Hotel & I must say we had a very pleasant stay. Rooms are on ‘a budget’ when it comes to facilities, but ignoring that, the hotel itself is in a great location, lying close...More

    1  Thank David M
    Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

    Hello David, We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope you will stay again, we will do our best to make you comfortable like at home :)

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Central location opposite to Hallgrimskirkja Church. Easy to find back to the hotel since you see the church tower from anywhere you go to in Reykjavik. The hotel rooms are in two different buildings. We didn´t stay in the main building but it was easy...More

    Thank Anneli1
    Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Anneli1, we are all happy you enjoyed your stay at our hotel! Yes, all our rooms are different, both in the main and in the annex building, all are very nice! Maybe you saw Braud&Co bakery, it's a very nice bakery! This is one...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    As others have said, there could not be a better location and friendlier staff. You are welcomed into the reception/breakfast room after a long flight and the hot drinks certainly hit the spot after a cold day's activities. My personal hellos are extended to the...More

    Thank rtsmiles901
    Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

    Hi rtsmiles901, thank you for having stayed with us! We are more than glad that you enjoyed your stay, we try to make our guests to feel like home. You will be more than welcome each time you would like to come back!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 136 - USD 308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    Car0lina73
    22 November 2017|
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    Response from Schonefeld | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Tel.: 00354 562 0800 Fax: 00354 562 0804 Hotel Leifur Eiriksson Skolavordustigur 45 101 Reykjavik, ICELAND info@hotelleifur.is
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    Response from Pooh16 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I stayed in Reykjavik in November, 2013 and just got back from staying here in August, 2017. The coldest it got in November when I stayed was about the high during the day 51 degrees and about 31 degrees at night... More
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    Runner_Oli
    10 August 2017|
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    Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
    Hi, we serve breakfast from 7-9.30 and limited selection early breakfast upon request the evening before from 4.30 onwards.
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    "Attic rooms have a magnificent view of the church and across to the harbour, however there is no lift so lots..."
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    "Ask for a view of the church. This is no lift and the rooms are over 4 floors. Be wary if there are walking..."
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    "Top floor building number two rooms can be a bit oddly shaped."
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    "Corner room on second floor has double aspect windows and balcony. The hotel is very quiet"
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