Although not as central as you might expect from the "city" in the title, this hostel was comfortable, with good facilities. The staff were very friendly and happy to help, and we were particularly impressed by the common room area and kitchens. The rooms are basic, but clean and have everything you need. We also stayed at the campsite for one night, which was spacious and also had good facilities.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Newly renovated and comfortable HI Hostel in the green heart of the city, by Laugardalur Park, next door to the city largest Pool & Spa and national stadiums. Known for being the original Hostel in Reykjavik and the very first ECO Hostel in Iceland. The excellent facilities include 3 fully equipped guest kitchens, lounge areas, an outdoor patio and a Cafe. Laundry facilities and luggage storage on the site. Fast and free WI-FI across all areas. Free computer access. Movie Nights. Board Games. Ping pong. Foosball. Climbing Wall. Bike Rental. Big breakfast buffet includes homemade, organic & local options. A wide selection of great rooms! Budget 6 bedded dorm rooms with shared facilities. Access to lockers. Sleeping bags allowed or linen & towels to be rented upon arrival. Dorms/Family rooms for up to 6 persons with en suite facilities. Lockers included (bring own lock or buy at reception). Linen included. Towels to rent. Budget twin rooms with en suite facilities. Comfortable twin/double rooms with en suite facilities (including linen and towels). Reception / Tour Desk : Open 24 hours a day. Our hostel staff knows the city inside out and are on hand to help with anything you need, just ask. All the most exciting tours and excursions + the Airport transfer are bookable with complimentary pickup / drop off. Plenty of free Parking. Car Rental. Walking to center is around 30 min by the coastline. Public bus no. 14 Stops at the Hostel every 15-30 minutes, taking you to and from BSI and the center in 10 min. Airport transportation connects with every flight, and will drop you off at the hostel upon request. **Reykjavik City Hostel has been Eco Certified - Nordic Swan since 2004. The certification is a trusted ecological label in the Nordic countries, which demonstrates a well-considered and thorough sustainability policy. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Reykjavik City Hotel