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Butterfly Guesthouse

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Ranargata 8a, Reykjavik 101 Iceland See on map
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews quiet street other guests shared kitchen highly recommend this accommodation fridge space common kitchen bread top floor b bs free street parking paid parking sitting room stay there again own bathroom old harbour perfect location a couple of minutes walk
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We were in Room 8 which is an one bedroom apartment. It’s spacious for 2. Bed is comfortable, kitchen has everything we needed. Bathroom is not small but the shower and the vanity were small, but still functional and no problem. We really like the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank shirley c
Response from Butterfly G, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you very much Shirley C. Welcome back any time.

Reviewed September 25, 2018

We really enjoyed our two-night stay here. John (or Jan?), the host, was really friendly and accommodating, and the other guests were great company as well. The bedroom was clean and well lit, the common sitting area was really spacious with tons of seating, and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Butterfly G, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you very much Emily T. We are big smiles here! Welcome back any time and many times! Best wishes The Butterfly family

Reviewed September 19, 2018

Clean, quiet, with well appointed kitchen available for the guests' use. Our room was fairly spacious with luggage stands available.The comfortable twin beds were pushed together which was somewhat inconvenient. We appreciated the information provided in the kitchen. Communication with the Butterfly House Family is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Butterfly G, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded September 20, 2018

Dear Simone B. Thank you for staying with us and for your nice review. Sorry - you are a bit wrong. The beds are not pushed together - the lower parts are hooked together so they do not move. We need to be able to...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Five stars for the location (in a quiet area very close to the town center) and ambience plus the kitchen available for cooking and DIY breakfast. Our room 3 had such a tiny bathroom that the shared one is better. Nice clean beds towels and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank BeatriceH561
Response from Butterfly G, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded September 18, 2018

Dear Beatrice H.! Thank you for staying with us and reviewing us. Of course the common bathroom in front of your room is better than the one in your room. The common bathroom there was the only bathroom in the house when we bought it....More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

We stayed at the Butterfly Guesthouse 17-23 May 3018, Our room was small and cozy with a firm comfortable bed and a thick comforter. Very basic: no TV or phone, but excellent WIFI. A modest breakfast is provided - coffee, tea, milk, sliced cheese, bread,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Eric H
Response from Olafia_at_butterfly, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded August 21, 2018

Dear Eric H.! Thank you for staying with us and the review from the future! I hope you are right - that our guesthouse still will be run a thousand years from now! And I also hope it still will attract a lot of nice...More

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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$109 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$109 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
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Leigh C
January 8, 2019|
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Response from Butterfly G | Property representative |
Arriving at Butterfly guesthouse from Keflavik international airport if you do not have a rental car - option A and B are equal: A) Grayline (Iceland excursion): They take you close to our guesthouse (within 3-4 minutes... More
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Bethan J
December 14, 2018|
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Response from Butterfly G | Property representative |
Of course we have hairdryers.
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Brooke_Collett
November 8, 2018|
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Response from Butterfly G | Property representative |
Hello Brooke! Reykjavik city center is about 55 km from Keflavik airport. So it is the same distance to us. Best wishes The Butterfly family
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Room Tips
"Private rooms on top floors. Ours was on 1st floor with 2 shared bathrooms. Could hear street noise in..."
918JessicaC918
Feb 18, 2018
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"I'm sure all the rooms are great! We had room number 4 with a private bathroom. It was perfect for us."
975eg
Feb 14, 2018
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"Dont be afraid to book one of the smaller units if it fits your needs. Everything is just as clean and nice!"
kayn2013
Jan 2, 2018
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"I only saw my room on the 1st floor. It was on the street side, but I had no problems with light or noise."
G7126UBthomasb
Sep 19, 2017
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