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Forsaela Apartmenthouse

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Overview
Grettisgata, Reykjavik 101 Iceland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We were 6 friends who stayed in the Little House at Forsaela. We had a great stay and th house met all our needs. It's very cozy and historic. We found it clean, comfortable and excellent value for money. It was a bonus that there...More

Thank Natalie W
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking time to write a wonderful review and for sharing you appreciation of your stay at the Little House of Forsaela. The Little House was build in 1906 and even it was at that time the home of a family...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I only just realized that I left a review on another site but not here. This was a lovely, extremely clean and sweetly comfortable stay. My two young daughters and i loved the traditional home but the best part were the owners. We loved the...More

Thank agesenior
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 5 January 2018

Dear friends of Forsaela, Thank you for the thoughtfulness and for taking time to write a review to share with TripAdvisor followers. It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and both me and Siggi feel rewarded by your words of appreciation. We...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Ohhh what a great first experience with Iceland/Reykjavik this was! Hostess Hlin and her husband were superfriendly and helpful, staying up late to hand us the keys to the little appartment and showing us around. The appartment itself was so very cute. Perfectly located in...More

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Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 8 December 2017

Dear friends of Forsaela, Thank your for taking time to write a wonderful review and for sharing your appreciation. We value the warmth and grace we encountered during your stay with us. We will be looking forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Forseala apartment. The apartment was cosy and with all the facilities we needed. The location was fantastic - no more than 15 mins to the harbour area and everything else much closer.

Thank Andrew B
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 September 2017

Dear Andrew, Thank you for sharing a wonderful review. It was a pleasure for us to welcome you for the celebration of your anniversary. We look forward to welcoming you again. Hlin and Siggi

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great apartment centrally located in Reykjavik. We stayed in one of the apartments inside the blue house. It was neat, clean, cozy, and very warm! Best of all, it was central to everything we needed. If you turn right, it was one block from a...More

Thank dpwarrior24
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 September 2017

Dear friends of Forsaela, Me and Siggy truly appreciate your wonderful review and apologise for not replying earlier. The long everlasting days of summer are behind. Now at the changing of the season we have again turned on the lights of the courtyard creating the...More

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Description
Located in a lovely private garden with patios and green spaces in a quiet residential area next to Laugavegur, Reykjavik's main shopping street. Surrounded with Cafes, restaurants, museums, art ...More galleries and other sites off interest. A perfect "home away from home" for families and friends as well as for the reunion of the greater family. By staying in Forsaela you will experience the atmosphere of the past combined with modern comfort. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 259 - USD 394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Miõborg
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Traveller (48)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (2)
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Questions & Answers
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NomadJo
14 March 2016|
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Response from kasper07 | Property representative |
I'm sorry for replying late to your request. We provide a baby crib and high chair for children staying in our one bedroom apartment. With kind regards, Hlin
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jhilsman
11 July 2015|
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Response from Hlin G | Property representative |
The one bedroom apartments of Forsaela, are completely independent. There are three apartments in the house, each of which has a private bathroom and a private well equipped kitchen. In another house next door within the... More
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"I understand their are 3 apartments which vary by number of beds so chose accordingly"
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"Visit the local swimming pool a two minute walk from Forsaela with its steam room and outdoor 42C hot tub."
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"All apartments are great and they are surprisingly quiet for downtown Reykjavik."
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"be on time with your reservation"
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