I generally felt like being just walking wallet full of Euros in the eyes of people in Reykjavik and this guesthouse was not an exception, even though it was one of the cheapest places to stay in this city. It is better to stay at camps, it is much more cheaper and they even provide more facilities.
This guesthouse was run by one guy only, he was supposed to be there all day, as a receptionist, as a cleaner and he was quite tired, pissed of about his work and fed up with travellers. As I read in reviews before, he is not there all the time, he is running away to take care of his other business and dont care about the arriving travellers. We have substituting him couple times too, advicing to the newcoming what to do.. Our friends were supposed to arrive around midnight, we told the guy in advance at our reseravtion and then personally too, but he did not care, he just went to sleep and turned the bell of.
And, of course, they won´t give you anything extra for free - you pay for the breakfast, even for a tea, you cannot use the kitchen, even thou there is one. The only thinng you can use is microwave.
I am giving this place 4* anyway, because we got what we wanted, the rooms and bathrooms were simple, but more or less clean. And the guy - he was very strange, but we became kind of friends, thanks to our efforts, and he was interesting to watch. NICE THING - he gave us a present at the end (the barbecue kit someone left there) and we could have left ou baggage there for the whole day after check-out.
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