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Reykjavik City Hostel Hostel

Sundlaugavegur 34, IS-105 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland

78% Overall Rating 39 out of 43 customers would recommend this property based on 43 reviews

Atmosphere 74%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 83%

Location 62%

Safety 83%

Staff 85%

Value 73%

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What's Included

  • Luggage Room


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Not Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 21.90USD
  • Breakfast 12.70USD
  • Linen 10.95USD
  • Towel 3.50USD

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. Our budget option 6 bedded shared bathroom dormitory is designed for sleeping bag accommodation. You can bring your own sleeping bag or rent a duvet -blanket- set for 1000 ISK (paid once per say). Towels are 400 ISK per piece. Bed sheets and pillows are included in the advertised rates. Towels are complimentary for all our double / twin rooms. Check-out is at 10:00. Check-in is any time after 14:00. The hostel 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


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

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Reykjavik?

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Map and 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: You head on the road Reykjanesbraut towards Hafnarfjörður. After a 40km drive turn off Reykjanesbraut onto Fjardarhraun. After 1 km turn right onto Hafnarfjardarvegur. Stay on this road for the next 8 km while it changes the name into Kringlumyrarbraut. Now turn right onto Sundlaugavegur. You have found our hostel when you reach the roundabout.

Parking: Plenty of free parking at the hostel

BSÍ Bus Terminal (3km): Take bus no. 14 to Laugarásvegur bus stop. For local bus routes and timetables, check 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

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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