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Guesthouse Galtafell

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jelly belly”(13 reviews)
“tower room”(5 reviews)
“the main house”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsjelly bellytower roomthe main househelpful ownershelpful in every wayother guestsshared bathroomguest housespacious apartmentten minute walkheated floorsclose to townstay there againstreet parkingdowntown reykjavikenjoyed our staysmall kitchen
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We booked this hotel in late August for a stay in November. This was to be a long layover to give us a taste of Iceland. The hotel seemed expensive in comparison with Europe these days, but I decided it would be a way to...More

1  Thank philandcarol
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is in a quiet location yet near to the city centre and to the bus station. Our stay here was very enjoyable, beds were very comfortable and the apartment was warm. The shower worked well and there was a very good hairdryer.

2  Thank busybee60
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Galtafell is a small guesthouse in a great location needed for exploring Reykjavik. It was easy walking to most tourist attractions, restaurants and shopping and in a great neighborhood where the American Consulate was only a block away. The accommodations were clean and the owners...More

2  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The beds were really comfy.....however......our room was accessible only by a *very* narrow staircase which was not fun even without heavy bags after several hours of travelling. The room itself was fine...spacious and relatively clean, however the closest toilet and tap was back down the...More

2  Thank saffronb796
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

All we wanted: quiet, comfortable bedding, clean. 5 min walking from bus station and 10 min from shopping / dining / bar area. Recommendable breakfast is served in an historic building; seating at one big table.

2  Thank EZRiderGhent
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
USD 166 - USD 411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
USD 166 - USD 411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (90)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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tunsh
15 October 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is
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tunsh
15 October 2017|
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Response from kansasrod | Reviewed this property |
Yes. And you can ask for more if needed.
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Mayangelo007
7 January 2017|
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Response from Galtafell | Property representative |
Hi, Yes there is a small refrigerator in the rooms best regards Thorey
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"Each room is a little different and should ask -- read Pros and Cons above"
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"One with en suite facilities."
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"1 bedroom apartment"
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