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Lyngas Guesthouse

Lyngasi 5 - 7, Egilsstadir 700, Iceland
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Ranked #2 of 11 Egilsstadir B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Austin, Texas
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96 reviews 96 reviews
11 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit to the Guest house. The first time my mother and I were all alone on the second floor. This time it was full to the gills. We still had a great time and were grateful for a super clean facility, well appointed kitchen and nice linens. It is nice when traveling with mixed company to... More

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119 reviews 119 reviews
38 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

1 night in this guesthouse in a not a so nice building but all 1st floor has been fully fitted for receiving visitors (kitchen, showers, lounge ...) It is very clean, and staff is ready to advise, support ... You will have the choice to ask for bed linen or to sleep in your sleeping bag according to your budget.... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

this was easily the best guesthouse or hostel we used across iceland. Large rooms, spacious common areas, excelleng kitchen and dining area, spic and span, very helpful staff. It was by far better than all other hostels.

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I enjoyed staying here. We stayed in a room with one bed and a bunk bed. It was very comfortable and the room was nice and spacious. Theres a kitchen with everything you need to cook and a fridge/freezer to store your items. The dining area is great and everything was really clean. You even have to take your shoes... More

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Salinas, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I really liked the guy running this place. We drove through some nasty weather, and stopped here before taking on "the gnarly road" in the morning that connects the east coast to the north. Our room had a queen bed and a bunk bed, which was nice, because i got the queen and got to spread out. The common areas... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Used this place just for a night for a stop over whilst doing the ring road. It was immaculate inside and looked recently refurbished and rooms were of a generous size. Also good amenities for self catering (cooker etc). In the centre of town and easy to find. We ate in the gas station across the road from it and... More

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've made our booking through booking.com and noticed that the check-in time is between 4pm and 9pm. The fine print also states that guests expected to arrive beyond 10pm are requested to inform the management in advance. To be safe, I had informed the management in advance of the possible late check-in at 9.30pm. However, no one was there when... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Centrally located in the "big city" of the east: bank, supermarket and a gas station nearby. The guesthouse is clean, roomy and modern. The rooms are large enough with large windows and good heating. Well equipped kitchen but a bit small if you are not the only one in the mood for some cooking. They don't provide breakfast but you... More

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75 reviews 75 reviews
36 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

The first thing you MUST know is that check-in is 4PM. We can't recall seeing that anywhere. We thought the place had gone out of business and almost left to find other place to sleep. They need to state check-in time on their site and on their front door because no one is there to let you in before 4PM..... More

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Fresno, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

We were pleasantly surprised at how modern Lyngás Guesthouse is. The rooms are huge and would qualify as a hotel if not for the shared shower and washroom facilities. There’s a huge kitchen facility and nice dining area. The staff was pleasant and everything was spotlessly clean. No problems with parking since the property has a large lot. If we... More

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Address: Lyngasi 5 - 7, Egilsstadir 700, Iceland
Location: Iceland > East Region > Egilsstadir
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