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“not very clean” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Brekkusel Guesthouse

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Brekkusel Guesthouse
Byggdavegur 97, Akureyri 600, Iceland   |  
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Ranked #19 of 23 Akureyri B&B and Inns
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“not very clean”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2010

We stayed two nights in Brekkusel. It was overall a nice place and would have been a nice stay if it was cleaner and more comfortable. The bed we had was very lumpy, and not only that, didn't appear to be covered with a real sheet. It looked almost as if it was just covered with a badly stained mattress cover. The shower area was also kind of dirty, and the towels were stained.
I think this could have been a really nice place if the rooms were kept up a little better.
I couldn't wait to leave.

  • Stayed June 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2009

This was a lovely self catering room, with en suite kitchen and bathroom. Spacious, warm ad tastefully decorated, we were a short walk away from the town centre. Very good value for money - highly recommended.

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Brekkusel Guesthouse

Address: Byggdavegur 97, Akureyri 600, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Northeast Region > Akureyri
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Akureyri
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We emphasize on a cosy and homely accomodation in a charming guesthouse situated in the heart of Akureyri. Brekkusel is within a walking distance from the town centre, the swimmingpool and local attractions. A minimarket is just across the road.Brekkusel guesthouse offers you a friendly and quiet hospitality all year around. The rooms are available with or without bathrooms and all our guests have access to a fully equipped kitchen. We do also offer sleeping bag accomodation. ... more   less 
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