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Eric the Red Guesthouse

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Overview
Eiriksgata 6, Reykjavik 101 Iceland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a lovely, quiet guest house not too far from it all. (But still a 10 min walk.) The hostess was very accommodating and the house warm and cozy. Breakfast was fabulous! My complaint..and no one's fault..is it is in the lower level of...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this place for a number of reasons: - Location: Everything is within walking distance. Right opposite one of the bus stops which all the main tour operators and flybus picks up/drops off from. - Rooms: Spacious rooms which are very clean and...More

1  Thank lanaalshami
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Edda the owner was very welcoming! The breakfast was delicious and such a great location next to the central church and main streets! I would stay here again. Bonus is a friendly cuddly kitten. 10/10.

Thank Ellie B
Reviewed August 18, 2018

First off. the location is a block away from the largest Lutheran church and bus station for every tour and drop off. You cannot get lost.. as you can see the church from everywhere! The downtown area is only a couple of blocks away.. Comfortable...More

Thank KSBCompany
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I just finished a four night stay at the "Eric the Red Guesthouse" in Reykjavik, Iceland. We chose this guesthouse based on its exceptional reviews on Trip Advisor, its prime location, and the reasonable price (Iceland is a very expensive country no...More

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Description
Guesthouse in the heart of Reykjavik City Center. This is a perfect home away from home guesthouse with personal atmosphere and service. We have reasonable prices, delicious breakfast buffet, offer free ...More internet access and tours with the hosts into the countryside. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$149 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Erik The Red Guesthouse Hotel
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$149 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Erik The Red Guesthouse Hotel
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
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Traveler (139)
Room & Suite (56)
Dining (18)
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Questions & Answers
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Debra P
May 23, 2017|
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Response from jan h | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but the owner is a tour guide herself and has lots of contacts and knowledge.
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MandyWestSussex
August 13, 2016|
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Response from WLS227 | Reviewed this property |
There were no safes but the rooms do lock and you must have a key to enter the building.
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Caroline T
August 5, 2016|
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
Our room had a private bathroom with no windows- when we were upgraded to the holiday apartment it was the same. Great place to stay. 😃
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Room Tips
"All rooms I've been in have been nice, but the top floor is brighter and quieter."
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"Make sure to choose a room on the upper floor and, if possible, with a view to the church."
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"We were on the first floor which was quiet and we were happy with the room."
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"Room #3 looks out the back of the house, can see the chickens in the backyard coop!"
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