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Reykjavik Downtown Hostel

Hostel

Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik, Iceland

Atmosphere 88%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 90%

Location 92%

Safety 92%

Staff 94%

Value 90%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 20.18USD
  • Breakfast 13.03USD
  • Luggage Room 2.52USD

Important Information

HI Membership is not required to stay at the hostel, but holders enjoy members benefits. The 1 year membership card can be purchased in our reception for 3000 ISK.

Bed Linen are included in the advertised price. Towels are complimentary for all our double rooms. However, in our dorms you will need to bring your own towels or you can rent from us for a small fee.

Check-in is any time after 14:00. Check-out is at 10:00. The reception is open 24 hours but if you are arriving after midnight is recommended to inform us.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Reykjavik?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

Keflavík Airport (50 km): FlyBus and Airport Express run to a schedule connecting with every flight, and will drop you off at the hostel upon request.

Driving from Keflavík Airport: Take Route 41/Reykjanesbraut into Hafnarfjordur town. After about 38km. Take the ramp onto Reykjanesbraut. Keep left at the fork. Continue onto Sæbraut. After about 10km it turns into Kalkofnsvegur and then to Geirsgata. Turn left onto Ægisgata. Take the 1st left onto Vesturgata. Destination will be on the right.

Parking: You will find metered parking directly outside the Hostel which is free after 18:00 and on Sundays. Otherwise, free parking is available a short walk away.

BSÍ Bus Terminal (1.5 km): Take bus #14 to Mýrargata bus stop. Also very close to Lækjartorg bus terminal, the stop of several other routes. The price for the bus is 350 ISK, a ticket can be bought on the bus (exact change needed) The schedules and routes of the local Reykjavik City Bus can be found on www.bus.is

Walking from BSÍ Bus Terminal: Once you exit the station, head north towards Gamla Hringbraut Road. Turn left at Gamla Hringbraut Road. Continue onto Soleyjargata Road. Continue onto Frikirkjuvegur Road. Turn left at Vonarstraeti Road and then turn right at Sudurgata Road. Once you reach Tungata Road, turn left and then take the first right at Gardastraeti Road. Continue along this road until you reach Vesturgata Road then turn left, the hostel is the third building from the corner.

Reykjavík Airport (2.8 km): Take bus #15 to Hlemmur, change to bus #14 and get off at Mýrargata bus stop.

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