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Reykjavik City Hostel

Hostel | Sundlaugavegur 34, Reykjavik, Iceland -

76.7% Overall Rating

34 out of 38 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (07/05/2014)

"Excellent value for money, the double room even had a private bathroom, although it was promoted differently here."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 18.60
  • Breakfast USD 10.79
  • Linen USD 9.30
  • Towel USD 2.98

What's Included

  • Luggage Room

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 2000 ISK. Linen + Towels are complimentary for all our double rooms. However, in our dorms you will need to bring own your sleeping bag or Linen, or you can rent from us for 1.250 ISK (paid once per stay). Towels are 400 ISK. Check-in is any time after 14:00. Check-out is at 10:00. The hostel is open 24 hours but if you are arriving after midnight is recommended to inform us.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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The award winning, eco labelled Reykjavík City offers comfortable budget accommodation and excellent facilities, both indoors and outdoors. It is located right in the heart of Laugardalur Park next door to the national sport stadiums and Iceland´s biggest Pool & Spa. It It is within 30 minute walking distance from the city center, along the scenic Reykjavík coastline, or 10 minutes by bike or bus. It has been an Eco certified place to stay since 2004. Read more

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About Reykjavik City Hostel

Facilities include free WIFI in your room and all lounges, coffee bar, three fully equipped guest kitchens, dining area and laundry facilities. Our breakfast buffet is a good start to the day. Ample lounge areas and an outdoor patio and garden. Computer access, free movie hire and social events. Supermarket nearby open 24hrs.

The reception team will help you organize your visit to this exciting City; bus passes, bikes, rental cars and all recommended day tours and excursions, including Northern Light tours, The Blue lagoon, Husky and Glacier tours, hiking and biking. Guests enjoy complimentary pick-up service for most tours. Great specials and package deals available.

Opening hours: The hostel is open 24 hours, all year around. Check in is any time after 14:00. Early Check In can be requested. Check out is before 10:00. Free luggage storage on arrival and departure. Long-term storage available.

Accommodation Information

A wide range of comfortable accommodation is available. Our 4 to 6 person rooms all have a private bathroom and free lockers in the room. The 6 bed rooms with shared bathroom come with access to lockers for a small fee.

Comfortable double/twin rooms are all with private bath and come with linen included. However, in our dorms you will need to bring own your sleeping bag or Linen, or you can rent from us for 1.250 ISK (paid once per stay). Towels are 400 ISK. One of the best thermal pools of Reykjavik, Laugardalslaug is next door. Don’t forget to bring also a swimming suit + pool towel to enjoy one of the hot tubs there.

Location Information

Located in Laugardalur Park. 3 km east of downtown, close to swimming pools, spa and gym, campground, skating hall, the national football stadium, sport facilities, botanic garden and petting zoo?.