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City Center Hotel
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Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

Myself and my son stayed for 3 nights for the marathon here in a twin room , beds are narrow and comfortable same as the rest of Iceland. No worries. Again as in other reviews rooms can be small , but why would you want to stay in your room when there is so much to do. Staff lovely and friendly , great location. With regards outside noise, have a couple of pints and enjoy a fab country and have a great holiday .

Stayed: August 2013
2  Thank Seanomah
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Reviewed December 1, 2013

The City Center Hotel is right in the center of town, and it has easy transport to and from the airport. It is expensive, but they have a fantastic buffet breakfast that will keep you going all day long. I found it rather fun to just look out the window at various times of day and night to watch the scene in the square below. There's a hotdog stand on the side, and skateboarders occasionally show up to practice. Outside the hotel, they are continually running movies on a big screen. But really, you need to be walking all over Reykjavik, taking in the weather, the shops, the nearby opera house, Harpa, the walking path along the sea. Then get out and see Iceland!

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled on business
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1  Thank AK69
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Reviewed November 10, 2013

We stayed here for one night at the end of September. The hotel is perfectly situated – right downtown, in the middle of the hustle and bustle, with everything within walking distance: shops, cafes, restaurants, harbour/marina, the Harpa and shoreline walk, Culture House, City Hall, etc.

The hotel is clean and modern, boutique-ish. Our room was on the top floor (6th), with a nice view of Austurvöllur Square and the Parliament House. There’s a small dining area where a delicious breakfast is served. On the Saturday night we were there, it was full of locals and tourists having drinks.

There’s a small elevator that’s a little quirky – you just have to make sure the second door is closed properly, or it won’t operate – no big deal.

The staff here is amazing - everyone was so friendly and helpful, from the servers at breakfast to the general manager who apologized for not responding within 24hrs to our email request (he included breakfast with our stay). Dodi especially deserves a special mention – he walked with my husband to show where to park the car for free, helped us with our luggage, showed us how to use the elevator, pointed out places on the map, and gave us great suggestions on where to eat (we wanted Italian or Indian that night). It really made for such a pleasant stay!

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 5, 2013

We were attracted by the location in the middle of the city, with easy transportation from the airport. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The staff, Farouk in particular, should get 5 stars for being accommodating. We arrived hours before check-in. He went out of his way to get our room ready. He cheerfully made all reservations for us, suggested restaurants, drew us walking maps, etc. The breakfast which is an extra, was quality and given the low price of the rooms, not a problem.
Would strongly recommend this to anyone staying a short while in Iceland.

Room Tip: Since Reykjavik is a partying city, I would suggest requesting a room in the back of the hotel on an upper floor is you like quiet. This is what we did, and it fine.
  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Trisha T
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Reviewed November 4, 2013

I recently stayed in this hotel for two nights. It is perfectly located right in the middle of the main walking street in Reykjavik, which is great encouragement to get out and walk around to see the town. The hotel staff were very warm and friendly, and the breakfast is probably the best value meal you can get in town. I will definitely be staying here again if I return.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled solo
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