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Reykjavik Hostel Village

Flokagata 1, Reykjavik 105, Iceland (Formerly Hotel Floki Guesthouse)
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only assume that the positive reviews of this place are from people who stayed in the main building. It's a very different story where I stayed. When we arrived at reception we were told that our room was 4 mins walk down the road. This was really inconvenient after arriving from the airport with a lot of luggage,... More 

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HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear KellyO818, Thank you for sharing your opinion about your stay. We try our best to have all of our guest happy so your comments are very valuable for us. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

Illinois
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very affordable for an accommodation in Reykjavik. It's very close the Church and restaurants and shops. The room was pretty basic and clean enough, though there was some mold around the windows. The shared bathroom is acceptable, but not great. There is a tiny kitchen and lounge. Parking is on the street.

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Thank amandainfrance
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Amandainfrance, Thank you for your review and for pointing out our good prices and the location of our place. We hope to see you again if you are back to Reykjavik. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location near central area, very clean and lots of free parking around. Lovely staff. They offer breakfast for extra charge in a little restaurant area however we decide to try something in town.

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Thank Kabdak
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Kabdak, Thank you very much for your review and the good note ! Happy to know that you had a good time at our hostel. We hope to see you again if you are back in Iceland. Thanks and warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Much more like a hotel than a hostel as far as we could tell the standard of the room was far more pleasant than the rest of the hostels we experienced both on this trip and previous. The beds were absolutely great really lovely pillows great mattresses and nice linens. Towels were also provided at no charge! The room a... More 

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Thank Leigh J
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Leigh J, Thank you so much for your good note and your really nice review. It is a great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay. It is an amazing reward for our team. Hope to see you soon. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here three separate times - 2 days, then 2 more days, and 3 days near the end of my trip. One of the people there really helped make my trip pleasurable by giving great advice and ideas and explaining everything really well, giving basically great insider tips that can only be given by someone who lives there. The... More 

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Thank blueberrybuddha
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Blueberrybuddha, It is so great for our team to read your amazing review. We can't be more happy ! Thank you for sharing your experience. We hope to see you again. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great! You can see the big famous church and walk to downtown and two pools. The room and kitchen was immaculate and the other guests very considerate. We even left a treasures Harry Potter book there and the management found it! We'll be staying again on our way back home.

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Thank marlisa c
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Marlisa, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is so great to read your satisfaction ! See you very soon. (the book is waiting for you :) ) Warm regards, Thomas Front Office Manager More 

1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly service. Nice cosy single room. The sheets are very clean and the bed was very comfortable. It's even got a little sink in there! Staff members are very friendly and helpful. Close to eat-outs. It is in a very good area.

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Thank Patience F
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Patience, Thank you so much for your great review. All our team is happy to read your comment. We hope to see you again if you travel again in Iceland. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The location is great - very close to downtown. The breakfast was amazing - one of the best we had during our stay in Iceland. The rooms (we stayed in 2) were clean and comfortable. The bathrooms were common/shared, but each room had a sink and mirror.

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Thank Emily T
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Emily, Thank you very much for your review. Happy to read that you have enjoyed the Breakfast. We hope to see you a next time. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

tallinn
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hostel is located near the city centre, very close to the Hallgrímskirkja church - good for the orientation / arriving - leaving possible any time of day/ friendly staff. No private shower room - it is located in the corridor, use by 2 rooms.

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Thank Helle K
HostelVillage, Front Office Manager at Reykjavik Hostel Village, responded to this review

Dear Helle, Thank you for sharing your comments and for pointing out the good location of our hostel. Thanks also for your notice about our team. We hope to see you again. Warm regards, Thomas, Front Office Manager More 

Ottawa, Canada
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Do not stay on the third floor of #83, it may be a death trap. It is accessed by a narrow, circular staircase, and there is no apparent exit from the floor except as one might throw a chair through a window. We know as there was a fire last night. Fortunately the fire was in a adjacent part of... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Reykjavik Hostel Village is a family owned hostel in Downtown Reykjavik. It consists of 5 former residential houses and therefore contains a lot of Icelandic cultural aspects. All of the houses have a big garden that is ideal for BBQs and outdoor recreation. Play Areas for kids are in two of the gardens and a green public park can be found in the next street. Reykjavik Hostel Village is ideal for single travelers and pairs, but perfect for families and groups as it offers Triple and Quadruple Rooms. Other accommodation option are Single, Double, Twin and Dormitory Rooms, and Apartment. Breakfast Buffet is served every morning. WIFI access is free as well as parking. Bathroom facilities are shared except for in the apartments, which features a private fully equipped kitchen and a large balcony. All rooms include tea/coffee facilities, a fridge and a working desk, and some do have balcony as well. The Tour Desk is at the Reception where guest can obtain tourist information, arrange car rental, tour excursions, airport shuttle, dining reservation, etc. The Reception is open 24 hours every day of the week. Reykjavik Hostel Village is situated only 100 meters (5 min walk) from Reykjavik's main shopping street (Laugarvegur) and 300 meters away from Hallgrismkirkja Church. Opposite of the road is Sundhollin, which offers an indoor swimming pool, steam baths and typical Icelandic outdoor hot tubs. Restaurants and Supermarkets can be found in the same street and close by. BSI main bus terminal is in a 15 min walking distance and the Domestic Airport only 5 min driving distance. The Airport Shuttles take you straight to Reykjavik Hostel Village from the International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Reykjavik Hostel Village

Address: Flokagata 1, Reykjavik 105, Iceland (Formerly Hotel Floki Guesthouse)
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: $54 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Reykjavik Hostel Village 2*
Number of rooms: 73
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