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Grettisborg Apartments
Ranked #45 of 110 Specialty Lodging in Reykjavik
Reviewed September 16, 2011

This place is the best accomidation I´ve been in all my life. It´s quiet, close to everything (buses, restaurants, shops). The most important thing of all, there is no fuss! If you arrive late, or early, or need some advice, the hosts, Rósa (Rose) and Snæbjörn (Icebear) will take care of all of your needs.

Although I think the best quality of this place is the peace; You can sleep, there are no other guests waking you up with door slammings, maids doing work and so on! You are close to all the nightlife, but can´t hear any of it.

In one sentence; it´s home away from home :)

  • Stayed: August 2011, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 15, 2011

Our family of four stayed in Reykjavik for four days during a two week trip around Iceland and these apartments were the best of our stay! The apartment was nicely refurbished, clean, good sized (with a balcony), had fast Internet access and very lovely service. It is also a two mins walk from downtown Reykjavik. In all we had a very comfortable stay!

  • Stayed: June 2011
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Reviewed April 28, 2011

We were 4 adults in one appartement, wich had a dobble bed and a sleeping sofa. It worked great. It was clean and had a very modern look. I believe much of the furnishing and art is also for sale, it works kinda like a showroom. Lokated right above laugavegur wich is the main shopping street. Exellent.

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank mikael_ofeigur
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Reviewed March 7, 2011

Loved it. Great location. Very sleek modern apartments. Highly recommended.

The apartments are in a very quiet location. However sound proofing between apartments isn't great. But it wasn't a problem. Oh and they have standard freeview English tv channels.

Rosa and her husband were great and made some fantastic recommendations.

Loved Iceland.

Would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed: February 2011
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1  Thank JonNYC-UK
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Reviewed January 12, 2011

i've been in iceland many times and this apt hotel was a great find. Good location, short distance to really everything downtown Reykjavik.

  • Stayed: December 2010, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank olibjorn
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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: March 2016, traveled with friends
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Reviewed January 9, 2016
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  • Stayed: October 2015, traveled as a couple
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Thank Alexander M
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Additional Information about Grettisborg Apartments

Address: Grettisgata 53b, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Location: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #45 of 110 Specialty Lodging in Reykjavik
Price Range: $429 - $439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grettisborg Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Grettisborg Apartments are 2 self-catering apartments and one private house in the best location possible in Reykjavik. Tucked away next to the main shopping street you have peace and quiet but yet the close proximity of the shops, restaurants and night life. The fully equipped apartments are suitable for 2 - 7 guests. The private house is suitable for a family of 6 or a 5 single adults. The larger apartment and private house have a private parking. ... more   less 
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