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Guesthouse 1x6

Vesturbraut 3, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer 230 Iceland
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
3.5 Star accommodation
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Guesthouse 1×6 is a unique family-run boutique bed&breakfast overlooking the ocean and surrounded by museums, restaurants and much more! Yukiyo and Andi – a binational couple from Japan and Switzerland – are More now owning and running Guesthouse 1×6. Our little gem has just received the Traveller’s Choice Award from TripAdvisor. Guesthouse 1×6 is a perfect base if you want to see Iceland on day trips and stay in paradise. Attention to detail is paramount and the wellbeing of our guests ensured by the singular choice of building material, 1×6 is the size in inches of the timber used to create the unique interior. You are invited to enjoy the one of a kind thermal bath in the garden with a temperature of around 40° Celsius. We offer a total of 6 guest rooms - all of which have access to a shared bathroom. There are 3 rooms on each floor sharing one bathroom. Transfers from/to Keflavik Airport can be ordered at extra charge and we are happy to book excursions and tickets for the Blue Lagoon. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$90 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Reykjanes Peninsula > Reykjanesbaer > Keflavik
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Only amazing things to say about Guesthouse 1x6!! Andi and Yuki were the sweetest hosts, and truly go the extra mile. A quiet sanctuary that feels like home right by the ocean. Free coffee in the morning, a homemade breakfast for only $20, if desired, free hot springs tub in the
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Just like everyone else says.... It’s great...
Andy and Yuki welcoming with a great sense of humour.
Great welcome, great breakfast, great coffee!
Make sure you get in the hot tub/pool especially if snowing/freezing outside.
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We only had 19 hour layover in Iceland so we looked online for a place near the airport. Wow, did we get lucky! Andi and Yuki were both outside waiting for us and we immediately felt so welcomed. We share lots of stories and we felt like we've been friends for years. We wil
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Response from Yukiyo-Andi, Owner at Guesthouse 1x6
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Rich & Ramona Thank you so much for your warm words. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us despite the short time. We would have loved to chat more - but that's life! It was such a pleasure meeting you. Hope you will be able to come back again soon! In the meantime, please send us all your friends and family. And remember: There's always 2 times in life to meet! All the best to both of you. Warm wishes from cold Iceland Andi&Yuki
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The decor in this quirky guesthouse is hard to describe. Let’s just say the “1x6” refers to the size of wooden boards used as decorative features all over the house! The house itself is fairly standard Iceland, which is to say pretty boring double storey box (built in 1942 we wer
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Response from Yukiyo-Andi, Owner at Guesthouse 1x6
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your lovely review and comments (especially regarding the coffee maker). We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us here at 1x6 despite the rather rough weather. It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope you will be back again one day! We wish you safe travels and all the best! Warm regards Andi&Yuki
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On our 2 week recent road trip through Iceland with my twin sister Gonnie we spent our last night in this treasure.
The host's were wonderful and we had some great conversations about Iceland, Sigur Ros, and life in general.
The place was cozy and clean. The hot tub was fantasti
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Response from Yukiyo-Andi, Owner at Guesthouse 1x6
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much to both of you for your lovely words and your 5-star-review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will get the chance to come back soon! It was a great pleasure hosting you - the doors are open if you wish to stay again! We wish you all the best. Warm regards Andi&Yuki
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Cold, fresh water available in the fridge 24/7.
Nice size, comfortable beds, good lighting. Couldn't be happier.
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Hello, Is your hotel near any tour pick ups? Thank you
Hi, yes, there are several tour operators that are providing a free pick up from our guesthouse. You can go on the Golden Circle Tour, the South Shore Adventure, the Reykjanes Peninsula Tour and many more just to name a few. Also, we provide free transfer to the pickup bus station for the Blue Lagoon Bus if you book it through us. Feel free to contact us directly by e-mail so we can give you the best advice for your travel plans.
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How far is it from the airport? Is it difficult for four of us to get transport from and back to the airport if we do not have a car? If not, how much is the fee? Thank you so much.
Hi Dee, Which airport are you arriving? As described on our website, we are offering free pick-up and drop-off service from/to KEF international airport. However, all transfer services are subject to request and confirmation by the property. Please send us an e-mail with your flight information for further information, booking request and transportation details. We prefer direct bookings, so don't hesitate to send us your request by e-mail. Best regards Andi&Yuki
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Does the stay include breakfast? If not, how much extra does it cost?
We do offer rates including breakfast and rates excluding breakfast. Also, the rates vary according to the travel dates. Please check our official webpage 1x6 (dot) is, which is accessible through trip advisor to see the all prices for the date you would like to stay. Best regards from beautiful 1x6 Andi&Yuki
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We are in group of six or seven. What do you recommend? Do you have kitchen with utensils? We are vegetarian. Is therev a super Market nearby. We are planning to visit in October. How many rooms we need. All six can share bathroom. What will be cost per night?
Hi there, thank you for your message. All our room availability is on our website. Please use the "book now" button. No, we don't have a guest kitchen to use. But there are nearby restaurants to have both lunch and dinner. We are serving breakfast every morning. If you are 6 persons, you need to book 3 rooms. On the ground level we do offer 1 twin, 1 double and 1 triple room. On the first floor, we do offer 2 double rooms and one twin room. The description of all rooms is also available on our website. You can see each room by clicking into the pictures. The cost is changing with each room type. Please check the prices by clicking on the "book now" button. Please don't forget to inform us about your travel plan and arrival time and please note that our check-in times are from 16:00 to midnight the latest. Best wishes Andi&Yuki
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Hi there, in regards to the shared bathrooms, can you please confirm how many people you will be sharing with please?
Hi there We do have 1 bathroom on each level. Each level has 3 bedrooms. So the maximum of 7 guests are sharing one bathroom. As most of the time the guests are arriving and leaving at different times, the availability of the bathrooms has never been an big issue. Best regards Andi&Yuki, owners of 1x6
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"All rooms were lovely."
"Be sure to communicate with Andi/Yuki ahead of time! They are great with making adjustments and ensured we had enough space for our family."
"Room 2 had a nice view on the pool"
"Each room is separate and uniquely decorated with a lot of attention to wood"
"great hot tub, fantastic hosts, all rooms very comfy and yet stylish"
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