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Welcome Apartments

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   Vatnsstigur 11, Reykjavik 101, Iceland (Miõborg)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

These apartments are good value for money ($65 one night), more than sufficient accommodation for any traveller happy to go without the full service facilities of a hotel. Very clean and spacious rooms, including a kitchen area containing the basic equipment necessary (microwave, sink, kettle, eating utensils, etc.). With regards to the room, there's only one down side to point... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for five days in March. Apartment well situated for shops and tourist attractions. Good clean room, with all the necessary requirements for self-catering. Only disappointment was that I booked a one bedroom apartment and ended up with a studio (but perhaps that's what they call one bedroom)! Would definitely stay here again!

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London, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I keep coming back to Reykjavik and this is now my place I stay in Reykjavik. I stayed in room 201 this year, where I also stayed two years ago (for the first time). It's an okay, room, but one of the power sockets didn't work and there was no adaptor or extension lead so the lighting was rubbish, which... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in March in a one bedroom apartment. Simply decorated (Ikea style) and very clean. The apartments are brilliantly located - the main street is a block away one way and a bit more to the water front the other way. Many people were jogging along the wide seafront pavement. Supermarket 5 minutes walk along the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for a week in February, and absolutely loved it! it was a short walk from the main street, with all the bars and restaurants, just great! We had a ground floor studio that was spacious and clean, and even had a little terrace. The only thing we didn't like was the wifi that was available in certain... More

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Astoria, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location was PERFECT! You are one block away from the main shopping street where there are many stores, coffee shops, restaurants, bars, clubs etc. People keep complaining about the internet, but we were on the first floor, so it worked perfectly for us. We were barely at the apartment, so luxury was not important for us. I would definitely... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My wife and I were booked to stay for 3 nights in March but our flight was unable to land at Keflavik airport due to extremely bad weather and returned to Manchester. We were unfortunately forced to abandon our holiday. I emailed the apartments on my return home, explaining what had happened and they promptly agreed to refund all our... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The location was good and it was very convenience to get to the high street and the harbour. If Internet is important to you, as I'm sure it is, AVOID this hotel. For the lies: free WiFi? We cannot maintain a connection for more than 2 minutes on our mobiles, and it's a weak connection at that. Our iPad could... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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117 reviews 117 reviews
35 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Stayed in this apartment for a week, certainly great value for money as it is centrally located. Rooms are spacious and clean. Water had an eggy smell but not major issue. Despite all positive, there were no wifi connection anywhere above the ground floor after day 2. There are many guest sitting around the stairs on ground floor to use... More

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Seattle, Washington
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65 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We booked 3 nights here in March - hoping to see the Northern Lights. We had a rental car, so the 5 parking spots behind the building were a blessing. Although when we first got there, we did find on street parking at no cost. Coded entry and a key in the lock box. We arrived at 2:30 PM and... More

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Also Known As:
Welcome Apartments Hotel
Address: Vatnsstigur 11, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Miõborg
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #25 of 55 Specialty lodging in Reykjavik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Welcome Apartments 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The ideal location for business and leisure at unbeatable addresses. Step outside your door and you are minutes away from the main museums, art galleries, cinema, coffee houses, restaurants, bars, swimming pool and the main shopping streets, Laugavegur and Skolavordustigur. The apartments range from studio, to one, two or three-bedroom apartments. These modern and minimalist rooms are some of Reykjavik’s best self contained & serviced apartments. At Welcome Apartments you can look forward to an unforgettable stay in our vibrant Reykjavik. ... more   less 
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