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Gista.is

Granufelagsgata 43, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Gista is located just a short walk from the center of Akureyri (5 min) and from a supermarket (10 min). Just 15 minutes walk to the mall. Our apartment was on the top floor, 2 bedrooms (5 beds and a sofa bed) and fully equipped. There was a laundry in the ground floor to use and a nice back garden... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

We had a 1 bedroom apartment on the ground floor. There was also a fold out couch in the living room. The kitchen was fully equipped. There was a laundry in the back porch. It was very clean and comfortable. The bay and center of town was a short walk. A full grocery store was about 1 mile away. We... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

The Gista.is hotel actually appears to be a converted small apartment buildng. The "room" we had was a bedroom with 2 single beds, a living room with fold-out couch and big screen tv, and a small but functional kitchen with all the necessary dishes and cooking items. The place was clean and quiet. There is access to a free washer... More 

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Akureyri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Beds were good, appartment was small. Washing machine room just beside our appartmenr, we heard the machines allways when we were in. It was situated on walking distance of center of A, which is a nice town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2011

Gista is a a great apartment within walking distance to everything in the city centre, and the airport is around 2km away. The apartments were very clean, and have cable tv. There is information about the surroundings in the apartment and a map. Make sure the owner know's what time you arrive.

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