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Kriunes Hotel

Vatnsenda, Reykjavik 203, Iceland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in Kopavagur which is a 10 minute drive from Reykjavik city center. We visited Iceland during a cold and windy March but were thrilled to stay at this hotel. The service is warm and friendly and remember to take the room with a lake side view. It was completely frozen when we visited but it's apparently... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights. It was clean, comfortable and cosy. Yes, the location is outside of Reyjavik city centre but there are buses to get there if you didn't hire a car. The bus stop is about 10-15 min walk away where you will have to catch two buses to get into town. For us, it... More 

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Jarrow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here with my husband and two of our friends we've all had a fantastic time, the hotel is clean comfortable and quiet with good home cooked meals an all round good place to stay, The staff are extremely helpful and friendly and it's very reasonably priced. We were very lucky to see the Aurora Borealis and because the... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This family run hotel is in an idyllic position, overlooking the lake. Beautiful at any time of the year. A relaxing environment with very helpful staff, Nothing is too much trouble. The home cooked food was good value and beautifully cooked. Just remember to let them know in the morning if you wish to eat there in the evening, as... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Why quirky? Well this hotel had a really unusual layout - it works well and the rooms spread out on both sides of the communal areas which are very comfortable with great views. There are also hot tubs and a sauna for guest use. The food is home cooked and very good - definitely recommended - but give them warning... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We arrived at the hotel late afternoon and checked in by a lovely blond girl ,,, the owners daughter. The room we were given was good with en suite. The hotel is a bit out of the center of the city but with a little help from the receptionist we made a 10 minute walk to the bus stop and... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Can't be more complimentary about this hotel; lovely location, very helpful and friendly staff who cant do enough to help, even knocked on our door to tell us The Northern Lights were out so we could see them for free from our hotel whereas some tourists pay a fortune for trips with no guarantee that they will see them! Supposedly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The hotel is on the outskirts of Reykjavik beside a beautiful lake, very attractive surroundings. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and I would most definitely recommend this hotel any time of the year

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights before heading off to explore south iceland. We were looking for something that was close to the city but far enough out to be in a scenic location and have a chance of seeing the aurora. This place was perfect - the comfortable room had a nice view over the lake to the mountains... More 

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Province of Zaragoza, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Perfect place to stay and enjoy the Nothern Lights. The hotel is very near from Reykjavik. The staff are very friendly and you´ll be able to relax in the outside hot tub, even in winter while it is snowing!

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