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Alex Guesthouse

1.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Adalgata 60 | Aðalgata 60, Keflavik 230, Iceland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

This is a practical option for those wanting a place close to the international airport. The owners operate a shuttle to the airport and we felt very confident we would get there in time for our flight. We had a cabin - it was pretty basic with quite a small double bed. The curtains were not really sufficient to keep... More

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Strathroy, Canada
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22 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Alex Guesthouse is about a 3 minute drive to the airport so no time is wasted trying to get there. The guesthouse offers free transport and free breakfast that starts at 4 am! The rooms are small but clean and tidy. The shared bathrooms are close by and convenient. There is a small sink in the room. There is a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Perfect place to stay over last night. 5 minutes drive to airport. Nice polish receptionist - really helpful. Basic breakfast but wooden house is stunning! Add more 10 quids and take the bungalow - it's worth it!

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Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We (2 adults) booked the cabin because we thought it would be nice to have a private bathroom, but after we walked past the main hall (one of the empty rooms have the door left open), we thought it would be so much better to stay in the shared bathroom rooms, because: 1) cabin is further away. So without a... More

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Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We got picked up by a very friendly staff at Keflavik airport (included in the price). We got picked up fifteen minutes after we called. Since we booked a little off tourist season, we got a free upgrade and got a private bathroom. We were positively surprised by the room, it was spacious and functional. The breakfast was simple but... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

This is a good place to stay if you want simple, clean accommodation close to the airport. The rooms are very clean, but simple. Breakfast was fine, but again pretty simple fare. The internet connection was good, but be careful if you are in one of the huts, as you have to go to the main building to use the... More

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Akureyri, Iceland
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30 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

My two children and I stayed at the Alex before taking an early morning flight and had primarily chosen it because of its location, which is indeed good (and so was breakfast, by the way). But we got precious little sleep because of noise from the hallway. People arriving at all hours, chatting, laughing, dragging suitcases... all of this could... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We stayed here for a night recently upon arriving late at night at Keflavik. They were very slow to pick us up despite us calling ahead earlier in the day - it took almost half an hour and two additional phone calls, even though they are a two minute drive away - and they weren't particularly friendly when they did.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

I arrived in Keflavik from Boston near midnight. There was no phone number in my confirmation email but the airport tourist information area had an easy to find flier. I called the motel and within five minutes I was picked up (well I got a return call from the driver because I was standing in the wrong place for pick... More

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Milan, Italy
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

When you land in Iceland or when you are sadly saying goodbye it's the best time to go to Alex guesthouse! Easy to reach by car and bus. 4 to 5 min to the terminal, the shuttle is for free at any time and you can have a good breakfast also at 4.30 am. If you want to relax it... More

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Also Known As:
Alex Hotel Keflavík
Address: Adalgata 60 | Aðalgata 60, Keflavik 230, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Southern Peninsula > Keflavik
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 7 Specialty lodging in Keflavik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Alex Guesthouse 1*
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