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Central Guesthouse Reykjavik

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for four nights. It's in a great location for all the major sights, harbour and restaurants in Reykjavik centre. The front door has a keypad entry then each room has a key. The bathroom/showers are shared but the bedroom had a sink. The kitchen had everything you would need for cooking and each room had its own...

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County Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great guesthouse in the middle of everything, Step outside the door and you have the heart of Reykavik, The room was big, views from our double windows over the lake blackout blinds and beds were comfy.Kitchen was good shef in fridge oven and and rings to cook on,we were lucky the people in the guesthouse while we were there respected...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. I'm not a fan of hostels etc but I was more than comfortable here. It can be noisy however our neighboring guests have been very quiet so it hasn't mattered. Our room was warm and cosy and it still felt very private. We could even see Harpa hall from here! The lovely girl working...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Stayed here for one night, very clean, easy check-in (remember to read your email for instructions). The toilets are very clean too even though it's shared. Location is awesome, so do not miss out the restaurant across the street starting with the letter M.

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Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed April 5, 2017

This is the place in Reykjavík. It is in the ultra center close to the parliament and where all the action is. We love to stay here. The staff was very friendly and the location perfect for us. The rooms were nice and cozy and very clean.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed March 18, 2017

The location could not have been better and the guesthouse was spotless. Nice bathrooms although shared and comfortable beds. Full kitchen available to guests allowed us to save money by getting food from the nearby market. Quick and easy check in and check out no matter what hour and absolutely lovely hosts. Only downside is that for some reason you...

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Reviewed March 16, 2017

Just back from spending 4 nights at the Flying Viking Guesthouse in Reykjavik. The location could not be more perfect. The central and main shopping area is literally on the doorstep. It is more like a classier hostel than a gueshouse, with 5/6 rooms per floor and a bathroom on each floor. Our double room consisted of 2 single beds...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Lovely guesthouse, comfortable and cozy. I loved the kitchen/common area: clean, nice, you find all you need to cook your meal. We had a very pleasant stay. Recommended. There's no parking, however you can park right outside (street parking is free from 6 pm until 9 am)

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here one night on our first night of being in Iceland and we were impressed! It's not luxury but it's pretty damn nice for guesthouse. The only issue was the noice coming from the road as it was frontwards facing, and the curtains weren't thick enough so it did let in the light. However when...

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Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

This place couldn't be nearer the city centre. It's in a great location. In the basement is a well equipped kitchen. Each floor has 5 or 6 rooms with one bathroom so we had to be patient from time to time. There's parking on the street outside which is free from 6pm to 9am then 150ikr per hour during the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central Guesthouse Reykjavik is a small family run Guesthouse. We have accommodations in three locations. We have a hostel in downtown Reykjavik. Our downtown location is only about 3 minutes walk from downtown Reykjavik and other attractions such as: Whale watching, Theaters, Museums, Art Galleries, Restaurants and public swimming pools. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Guesthouse Reykjavik

Address: Laufasvegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland (Formerly Flying Viking Guesthouse)
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Miõborg
Price Range: $106 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room overlooking lake was beautiful”
valeofhoney, 6 days ago | Read review
“I recommend the rooms with view over the pond ....”
hans849, Apr 5, 2017 | Read review
“if you have little ones ask for a ground floor room.”
  • My boys messed up the beds!
  • Shared bathroom, but sink in your room (room1). I am stood in the doorway; a cupboard is to my l
MrsV_00, Nov 10, 2016 | Read review
“Studio A is a great choice for up to 4 folks on a budget.”
TiptreeGirl, Oct 1, 2016 | Read review
“The studio apartments are great. In the back of the guesthouse with their own courtyard.”
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dutchamericanfamily5, Aug 14, 2016 | Read review
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