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Grettir Guesthouse

Guesthouse | Laugavegur 28A, Reykjavik, Iceland 101 Reykjavík

76.0% Overall Rating

8 out of 13 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/11/2013)

"This place is great! The guesthouse is on the main street of Reykjavík, so the location is perfect. In the weekends the sounds of the street can travel to the guesthouse, but personally it didn't bother me at all. The…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room
  • Infant bed

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 108.87

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

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: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Grettir Guesthouse is a family run Guesthouse in the heart of Reykjavík. The charming wooden house was built in 1901 and has been home to a countless number of families. If it’s walls could speak they would have thousand tales to tell! Of course the house has been fully renovated and is equipped with all modern comforts. Read more

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Double (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Drinks included, Self-catering

Double (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Drinks included, Self-catering

Double (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Selected drinks included, Self-catering

Single (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Drinks included, Self-catering

Family Room Garden View (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Selected drinks included, Self-catering

About Grettir Guesthouse

With its central location, Grettir Guesthouse is within easy reach of most tourist attractions and business addresses in Reykjavik. Numeral attractions are within comfortable walking distance; coffee shops, theatres, cinemas, a swimming pool with Iceland’s famous “hot pots”, green areas like the old and beautiful Hljómskálagarður, the city pond, the sculpture garden Einarsgarður and Austurvöllur

Accommodation Information

At the Guesthouse Grettir we offer one family room for 4 adults, four double rooms of different sizes, and one single-occupancy room. Three of our double rooms can be converted to twin rooms on request. All rooms have a sink and wireless internet connection is available throughout the house. There is one shared bathroom in the house, located on the first floor. Guests enjoy access to a fully equipped kitchen. Tea / coffee is free of charge and breakfast is self service, consisting of cereal and milk.

Location Information

We are located right on Reykjavík’s most famous and legendary Laugavegur, you should not have any trouble finding your way back home should you get lost strolling around town. All the services and attractions that a traveler could need or want are located within walking distance. Reykjavik’s famous nightlife is also centered on this area and all the best pubs, clubs, bars, theatres and restaurants are only a few steps away.