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“A wonderful place to stay” 5 of 5 stars
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Guesthouse Borg
Borgarhraun 2, Grindavik 240, Iceland   |  
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Ranked #1 of 5 Grindavik B&B and Inns
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“A wonderful place to stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

We only spent one night but I will testify that the room was spotless, the bathrooms clean, the linen was freshly laundered and sented, and the kitchen was well supplied. When in Gindavik, this is a great place to stay.

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2011

I stayed at the Guesthouse Borg for a night before heading for a remote part of the Reykjanes peninsula in very cold and windy weather. It was a cosy house, surprisingly busy for the time of year, and it clearly enjoys a great reputation among travellers. A few days later I checked in for another couple of nights, just before some cold and wet weather moved in. Basically, guests get the run of the house, not just their bedrooms. They can use the TV lounge, washing machine and kitchen, and some of the food in the kitchen is available if you fancy something to eat or drink during the day. At breakfast time, you simply help yourself to whatever you want, and you're only asked to put the dishes in the dishwasher. There is also a computer with internet access on the top landing of the house. The people who run the place are very friendly and helpful and live in the basement of the house. I'm hoping to visit the place again later in the summer, and I really wish that there were more guesthouses as good as this, and at this sort of price, more widely available around Iceland.

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Borgarhraun 2, Grindavik 240, Iceland
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Location: Iceland > Southern Peninsula > Grindavik
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Grindavik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We have 5 double rooms and 2 single rooms with made up beds and 1 of my rooms is perfect for a family up to 5 persons, Guesthouse Borg is also perfect for mini groups up to 16 persons. We have a sitting room where you can read or watch television, internet access, washing machine, baby bed,a fully equip't kitchen and a breakfast bar that is included in the price. We provide a friendly service to make your stay comfortable and memorable, we are looking forward to see you so welcome to Guesthouse Borg we are open all year winter, spring, summer, or fall. ... more   less 
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