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Hotel Smari
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Kopavogur
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“highly recommended”
Reviewed September 15, 2008

Finishing a trip round Iceland all 3 of us were hit with illness(possible food poisoning) and couldn't face another night in the Camper. So got to Reykjavik found nearest hotel to Smaralind shopping mall on the gps and what a find!!

clean modern but cosy hotel
very reasonable rates (unusual for reykjavik!)
nice public/lounge areas beside a small bar
Spacious well equipped room
British TV (BBC ITV etc.)
Free and fast Wifi access
3 mins walk to Smaralind Iceland's best Shopping Mall IMHO

Reykjavik was busy as Iceland were playing a soccer match against Scotland. The friendly and efficient Mr Magnusson looked after us really well got us into some rooms as soon as possible (11.30 a.m) as we were all suffering. Extra pillows arrived within 5 mins of asking and tea and toast was no problem and no charge.

This hotel is great if you have a car as it is quiet at night time and there is lots of free parking.

Great little Hotel with great staff and management.

  • Stayed September 2008, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 28, 2005

A Great Place to Stay. Has Nice Friendly Front Desk Service and Good Buffet in the Morning. The Rooms are Modern and Clean. I think it is a better Place to stay then most the Top Hotels that charge much more.

The only unfortunate thing about this hotel is that it was a little bit hard to find if you do not know Reykjavik layout well. But it is worth the search.

I would stay here again gladly. No Worries*
Many thanks. Cynthia and Colin - England

  • Stayed October 2005
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Property: Hotel Smari
Address: Hlidasmari 13, Kopavogur 201, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Kopavogur
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Kopavogur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Smari 3*
Number of rooms: 47
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Smari is a three star hotel in the great capital area, Kopavogur, with well furnished rooms for business and leisure travellers who are looking for a comfortable stay in Iceland. We have 47 rooms with private bathrooms, TV, hot water kettle, coffee/tea, hairdryer and free WIFI. Free parking on site. Included is a continental breakfast served all mornings. The hotel is located in a business area with many shops and restaurants. The hotel staff is ready to assist guests with booking of excursions, rental cars and other travel arrangements. From Hotel Smari to Reykjavik center is 10 minutes by car and 20 minutes by bus. Our guests have free parking and easy access for buses. Our staff can arrange pick-up and drop-off from Keflavik International Airport and Reykjavik Bus Terminal on request. The hotel is located in a business area only 300 meters from Smaralind, the largest shopping mall in Iceland. ... more   less 
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