During my trip in October, My stay was easy and hassle free, a little hard to find at first because of the inner city traffic and foot traffic for the shopping district, but once found, it was simple to remember. The Staff was warm and friendly, helped me book my Blue Lagoon trip w/ bus trip round fare. (ps: not far from BSI terminal) Great location for food, shopping, sights and more. Rooming was simple, i stayed in a bunk style room with four bunks which slept 2 people. had my own safe storage (bring a lock) while you go out on the town. I enjoyed the ease of use to charge my electronics/ batteries, the headboard had its own little light, with switch, and plug in outlet. (dont forget your conversions/adapters!)
I confidently recommend this hostel, whether your flying Solo, or with a small group.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Loft, recently voted by guests as the best HI hostel worldwide for 2014. Loft is located downtown Reykjavik, on city's main street, next door to all the major attractions and buzzing nightlife. Loft boasts one of the finest views in town with its large top floor balcony cafe overlooking the center - a great spot to people watch or catch a glimpse of the northern lights in winter. Loft Cafe & Bar offers top quality Cemex coffee, beer from local breweries as well as some homemade sweet and savory treats. The famous (often vegetarian/vegan) Coocoo's Soup is served Mon-Fri from lunch. Fast and free WiFi throughout all areas. Facilities include guest kitchen with BBQ terrace. Free luggage storage during stay. Free Computer access. Board Games. Book Exchange. Children's Corner. Selections of great rooms! All rooms have complementary linen. All rooms are en suite. All 4-8 bedded rooms have lockers for valuables (bring your own lock or buy at the reception). Spacious 6 - 8 bedded dormitories (mixed / female only). Private 4-5 bedded rooms. Deluxe Double or budget Twin/Double rooms. Loft is an ECO certified HI Hostel. Inspiring events every week: live music, DJ's, movie nights, markets, art collaborations and unmissable hostel events featuring the best local talents. Foosball tournaments. Reception / Tour Desk / Cafe & Bar is open 24 hours a day. We are there to help you out with anything; give you the local scoop on bars, restaurants, music-scene, the way out of town - and more. We arrange all excursions with complimentary pickup & drop off. Loft Team awaits you! ... more less
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