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Guesthouse Galtafell

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jelly belly”(13 reviews)
“tower room”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
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All reviewsjelly bellytower roomconverted garagethe main househelpful ownersother guestshelpful in every wayquiet neighborhoodshared bathroomprivate bathheated floorsten minute walkclose to townguest housestay there againdowntown reykjavikenjoyed our stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked (at an exorbitant rate) at Galtafell instead of an AirBNB as we were going for Christmas and wanted a more communal atmosphere than a solo apartment, and we looked forward to the shared area of the guesthouse as well as the breakfasts. We...More

Thank Katelyn H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time here. Great location,Hosts very helpful, superb WiFi. The 1 bedroom apartment was ideal for our family of 4. We would certainly recommend this place. Couldn’t ask for anymore. We will be back!

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So having booked a twin with shared facilities on the basis of the traditional, light and spacious rooms advertised online I was rather disappointed to have been assigned one of the plain ensuite rooms in the garage renovation next to the main house, no views,...More

Thank Just_Timothy
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

The guesthouse is a nice hotel. You are welcomed by a paper on the door stating where you'll find the place where you'll be staying. Not very warm, but for me no problem. The room was nice, is the old garage. Small but just enough....More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in the guesthouse and overall the positives outweighed the negatives. The house is full of character and was an old artists house so wooden floorboards, high ceilings and plenty of character. Luckily, we booked it for this reason, and we...More

Thank Andrew M
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
$149 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Suites
Details
Price range
$149 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Suites
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Traveler (84)
Room & Suite (68)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (75)
Bathroom (9)
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tunsh
October 15, 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is
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tunsh
October 15, 2017|
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Response from kansasrod | Reviewed this property |
Yes. And you can ask for more if needed.
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Mayangelo007
January 6, 2017|
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Response from Galtafell | Property representative |
Hi, Yes there is a small refrigerator in the rooms best regards Thorey
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