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Fosshotel Baron

4.0 of 5 Sigtun 38, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dartford, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a hotel that is close to the main charming shopping area and to the harbour which makes it easy to get to restaurants and trips in the area. It is clean, the breakfast is varied and there is plenty of it to set you up for the day. The bar has a happy hour every day which is... More

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Bedworth, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in April 14 as part of a very special birthday surprise. The room was lovely and clean, bed was comfy and the bathroom was spotless. Breakfast was great with plenty of choice which is what was needed for the long days of exploring. Lovely hot soup available in the evening to warm you up after... More

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've just returned from great 5 days staying here. Staff lovely & helpful. Breakfast great & again staff good. Room lovely & clean with great view- bed v comfortable & I'm hard to please when it comes to a comfy bed ! Yes some areas look a bit tired but it's immaculate & a very busy place so they do... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are helpful and enthusiastic and our suite was large. Location good, but rooms and landings need updating. Stained carpets and chairs not great, it wouldn't take much investment to improve it. Apart from that it felt clean. Reception gets crowded at peak times and checkin can be slow. There's a good choice at breakfast, but again, gets v... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this hotel for 2 night, and wasn't disappointet at all. The room wad actually quite big, for a cheap 2-person sleepover, the breakfastbuffet was very good and we also enjoyed the happy hour in the bar :-) Very friendly staff, nice and clean rooms and all in all recommendable.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

just had 5 days in Iceland,the hotel was good ,the staff extremely helpful,the one girl on the desk even got my tablet sorted out for me ,its a continental style breakfast, also on the menu are herrings ,what else do people expect ,its Iceland for goodness sake,really good location for the town centre, but be aware the wind chill is... More

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Iceland for 4 nights in October. Hotel is good, tidy and clean. It is well placed, only five minutes walk from the centre of town, even for my wife who requires a stick to walk. My teenage son had a separate room and was very happy with it. The staff are very courteous and helpful. I will use... More

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Manchester England
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of pluses, location is excellent - five minutes walk from the City Centre, but right on the coast road and convenient for Old Harbour area. Breakfast fine, our room was fine and beds comfortable, very helpful reception staff. One negative - the shower in our room had curtains not glass surround, very difficult to turn in without getting shower... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a long weekend staying at floss hotel baron an ideal long weekend break hotel every thing you need in a central location within walking distance of all the sights Lovely warm room clean if a little tired and very good breakfast had a small issue with our first room but was changed at once with no fuss... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the Baron for a long weekend in Reykjavik booked as part of a package with Icelandair. The location sold this hotel to me, as I thought, with its views of the seafront, if the Northern Lights were to appear, we might see them from our window more readily here. They didn't appear for us, nor on our... More

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Kristbjorn G, Manager at Fosshotel Baron, responded to this review

Dear BrummieWanderer, I appreciate you taking the time to post your thoughts on your recent stay with us at Fosshotel Baron. Happy to read your kind comments about our breakfast and glad the location was suitable for your needs. You are right about the wind and in November it can be relentless and cold. Glad you enjoyed your break in... More

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Address: Sigtun 38, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Miõborg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Fosshotel Baron 4*
Number of rooms: 120
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