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    Skolabru Guesthouse

    Skolabru 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good35%
    • Average18%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “guest house” (18 reviews)
    “shared bathroom” (10 reviews)
    “fridge space” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 119 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Large room with comfy beds, cleaner was constantly coming through doing the floors and bathrooms so everything was spotless. The shower curtain mentioned in other reviews has clearly been replaced as new ones in all bathrooms. No issues whatsoever except guests tend to gather in...More

    Thank Daniel C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed one night in the guesthouse to save money on our Icelandic adventure. It’s an older property that feels a little run down. Check in must be arranged before arrival – at a physical location about a 3 minute walk or call them to...More

    Thank S W
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    As there is basically no open parking nearby, we were nervous about getting our room key from another hotel, but by email I learned that if one person stays in the car while the other goes in for the key, it's ok to idle the...More

    1  Thank kelly053
    Reviewed September 9, 2017

    Iceland is extremely expensive and we found this guesthouse to be centrally located and perfectly fine for a 2 night stay. It is definitely a no-frills experience, we checked in at a different hotel and they gave us directions to the guesthouse where we let...More

    Thank debbied4763
    Reviewed August 26, 2017

    Modest, no-frills guesthouse, twelve rooms, four baths. No reception desk, but the staff makes access very convenient. Kitchen facilities are nice, bathrooms are in need of upgrading. Most everything in Old Reykjavik and Old Harbor are within walking distance. Shopping and dining options are endless,...More

    Thank Brent D
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • $122 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • Capital Region >
    • Reykjavik >
    • Miõborg
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    S W
    June 6, 2017|
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    Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
    Yes but it's a 5 min walk to the hotel that will give you the keys
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    Turtle3779
    May 30, 2016|
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    Response from S W |
    What was the answer for this? I will be in a similar situation. Thanks!
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    Room Tips
    "Maybe ask for a room on first floor to avoid smell from drains?"
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    "Ask for bathroom if they have them. Two sets of keys."
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    "If possible try to avoid the street facing rooms at the weekends."
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    "We had 202 on the 1st floor & found everything wonderful, good wifi connection there too (make sure to..."
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