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Reviews of Reykjavik City Hostel Reykjavik Hostel

Sundlaugavegur 34, IS-105 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland

Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 84%

Location 61%

Safety 85%

Staff 87%

Value 74%

What's Included

  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • 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 22.42USD
  • Breakfast 13.00USD
  • Linen 11.21USD
  • Towel 3.59USD

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 sheets, blankets 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

Policies

  • 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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Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 84%

Location 61%

Safety 85%

Staff 87%

Value 74%

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91% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 80%
91% Overall Rating


14 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Liked: It was like a hotel, stayed in an ensuite room and everything was perfect. Kitchen fully equipped too

Disliked: Nothing, chose it knowing it was far from the city centre

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
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  • Value - 80%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: excellent facilities, friendly staff

Disliked: size of rooms are too tiny

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Friendly staff

Disliked: Far from city center

Customer would recommend this property

71% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
14 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Nice sized kitchen for use

Disliked: A little too far from the city center

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 100%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
03 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

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

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
15 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Relaxation / spa, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Eco ethos, really helpful reception, good facilities

Disliked: There were a lot of groups staying while I was and it was really, really loud at times.

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 80%
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97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
05 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Nice facilities, great staff and a great focus on being an environmentally friendly hostel

Disliked: Real lack of powerpoints in the dorm rooms. I could only find two for a 6 bed dorm

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Dec 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Relaxation / spa, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: The environment, the kitchen, the common place, the TV room, the restaurant.

Disliked: Nothing is bad, everything is awesome

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Nov 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Had envy thing

Disliked: Not much happening sociallly

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Sep 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Everything was fine. The location is good if you are travelling by car: easy to park and not too far (30 minutes walking) from the city centre).Free wifi and kitchen.

Disliked: No lockers in the room.

Customer would recommend this property

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