We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

City Center Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
3.0 of 5
Hotel website
Austurstraeti 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
City Center Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Ranked #12 of 52 Hotels in Reykjavik
Certificate of Excellence
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Megan W Olathe, United States
Write a Review

397 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    214
    147
    25
    8
    3
See reviews for
50
190
46
11
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (125)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Finnish first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (397)
  • Mar-May only
    (104)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (107)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (86)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (100)
All months
Olathe, United States
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I loved this hotel. I stayed here with two of my friends. We reserved one room and paid extra to have a cot brought in. There was plenty of room for all three of us and our luggage. The breakfast was buffet style - they had breads, jams, eggs, bacon, sausage, cheese, tomatoes and some other stuff. Also the Micro... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dollar, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A change of flight times less than 24 hours before leaving left me with a dilemma, ' How can I get to Glasgow airport for 9.45 am, impossible my original flight was 14.05. Without a last minute offer by a friend I would have had to cancel everything. The City Centre Hotel was excellent, they were all so caring and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bend, Oregon
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We spent two nights here and maybe got a total of 6 hours of sleep. The hotel itself is fine - small European rooms with a small fridge, a hot water heater for coffee and tea, and a nice big shower - but if you can't get a night's sleep, what's the point. It is surrounded by bars including one... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
18 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is in a great location beside the shopping street and plenty of great restaurants. The front desk staff are friendly and very helpful. The room is clean and simple. The bed was a little on the soft side. The breakfast is very reasonable and had a great selection.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is right in the centre of town. Location perfect for shops, bars, restaurants and night life. The locals party on Friday and Saturday nights until 6 in the morning. No chance of a good nights sleep. Our hotel room was spacious, unlike some others. Bathroom clean. Beds soft. Hotel staff very helpful and courteous.They booked our trips out... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hertfordshire
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super location but 'you get what you pay for'! Fairly basic ambience, helpful reception staff (particularly the female receptionist - very knowledgeable, and the overnight guy) and coffee all day facility is a real bonus. Breakfast super if you arrive at opening time- later can be slow to replenish. One downside is the size of some of the double rooms... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Concord,california
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was fine and not as noisy as expected since we noticed that it was right above a bar. Modern fixtures in room, nice bathroom. We slept pretty well there. They did provide a breakfast for a nominal fee downstairs. The front desk staff was helpful except for putting us on the wrong bus line to shuttle back to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surprise, Arizona
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 3 nights here in early May. Hotel was centrally located in Reykjavik with many shops and restaurants around. Desk staff very friendly and helpful. Room was clean and cozy. Comfortable bed. We had a room on the 5th floor with a balcony. Great view. A lot of noise Saturday night as it is Party time. Loud music, motor cycles... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Centrally located, this little hotel is friendly and nicely appointed, but be sure to ask for more towels. There's a great bar on the main level, Micro Bar, with one of Reykavik's largest selections of microbrews.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cork, Ireland
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I organised this for a stag group - the hotel was really flexible as numbers kept changing. The location was perfect for going out and central to everything (Reykjavik is not very big so there's few bad locations). The hotel is clean, well specified, and comfortable. It may be a bit loud at night as it's in the centre of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

119 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (94)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (12)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (22)
Viewed
View from room (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (9)
Viewed
Other (34)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (25)
Viewed
Room/suite (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities