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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The bus hostel - yes, it’s not directly downtown, so you have to walk. I didn’t mind it because I’m active. There isn’t many restaurants/ pubs around though, so plan your outings accordingly. Used the luggage storage. Checked in around 3 pm. Room had four...More

Thank callieq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Bus Hostel is excellent value for money, particularly in Reykjavik. The rooms and communal areas are very clean and the staff are very helpful. I disagree with reviews saying that you need a taxi to the centre of town or it takes an hour...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun place to be. Can be loud at night, and fairly distant from Reykjavík if you are walking. Staff is awesome, the Golden circle tour picked us up right outside the door, and a grocery is only 1.0km away. Overall clean as...More

Thank John L
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Seriously this place looks like its in a parking lot on the wrong side of the highway. My sister and I had to take a cab to the city center because the walk would have been over an hour and we would have had to...More

Thank Sophie M
Response from Dagmar V, Manager at Bus HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

dear Sophie We are very sorry that you didn't like Bus hostel. It states clearly in the information that we are not in the city center and we cant change that that is why you get better price then in the city center, also if...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We were moved to this hostel after our original hostel made a mistake and overbooked. It turned out to be a great place to stay and better than our original place! The rooms themselves were very clean as were the shared bathrooms. Everyone at front...More

Thank Nicole L
Response from Dagmar V, Manager at Bus HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Nicole for your kind words. I will let the staff know and hope you will come back and stay with us next time you're in Iceland.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
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$61 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$61 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Travel_escape_1
January 15, 2017|
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Response from Dagmar V | Property representative |
it is mixed
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Sonja11
January 31, 2016|
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I think so. They charge for quilts. I payed for one but didn't really use it as the rooms were really warm
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andalusian422
January 30, 2016|
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Bike rental?
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"all the rooms are clean, but none with ensuite bathrooms. Book on a lower floor as there is no elevator"
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"Worth the money for a private room"
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"Room nr24, in nice and clean"
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"Bit out of the way so I recommend you drive to the location vs walk"
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