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Guesthouse Egilsborg Guesthouse

verhoult 20, 101, Reykjavik, Iceland

This property is in a quiet part of central Reykjavík, 500 metres from the main street, Laugavegur. It offers a TV lounge and tour booking service. Please only use the Grayline bus when you arrive to us from the Airport, it is the only bus that drops you off at our entrance. Gueshouse Vikingur’s functional rooms with access to shared bathrooms. In summer, guests can sit outside and relax in the sun. Discounted rental cars with unlimited mileage can also be arranged. Please advise us off your approximate time of arrival, so that we can organize your stay more efficiently. Check in only between 14:00 and 22:00. The property does not have a 24 hrs reception. Early and late charges apply when arrival is outside these hours. Yes! we have late check out, it is subject to availability and charges are applicable hourly. Read more

78% Overall Rating 30 out of 40 customers would recommend this property based on 40 reviews

Atmosphere 70%

Cleanliness 76%

Facilities 70%

Location 87%

Safety 80%

Staff 87%

Value 78%

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What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Hair Dryers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Meals available
  • Towels Not Included"

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 8.61USD
  • Towel 8.61USD

Important Information

Hours of check in entry is only between 14:00 and 22:00 .The property does not have a 24 hrs reception.
Early or Late Check it is only possible at an additional cost of 2000ISK. Please inform guesthouse in advance if you wish to avail of this service.
Hotel policies:
- Not included is a city tax: of 0.7euros, per person, per night.
- Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible and costs 1000isk per day. Off street parking is free and customers park at your own responsibility.
- Wifi is available in all areas and charges are applicable.
- The total price of the reservation will be preauthorised and charged at least one day prior to arrival.

There is 'No cancellation period' for August 2015. It is a non refundable period as It is very busy and we cannot accommodate cancellations at short notice.

Special conditions apply for the following events:

Secret solstic: Thursday 30th June - 3rd July
Multicultural festival: Thursday 7th July - 10th July
ATP festival: Thursday 14th July - 17th July
Fasion walk: Thursday 21st July - 24th July
Keflavik Festival: Thursday 28th July - 31 July

Rock Festival: Thursday 4th Aug - 7th Aug
Marathon: Thursday 11th Aug - 14th Aug
Manniganott: Thursday 18 Aug - 21 Aug
Night Festival: Thursday 25th Aug - 28 Aug

The bookings made for this period are non-refundable, in case of late cancellation or no-show, the total amount of the booking will be kept. The balance may be charged in advance after the booking was made.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Reykjavik?

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This property is in a quiet part of central Reykjavík, 500 metres from the main street, Laugavegur. It offers a TV lounge and tour booking service. Please only use the Grayline bus when you arrive to us from the Airport, it is the only bus that drops you off at our entrance. Gueshouse Vikingur’s functional rooms with access to shared bathrooms. In summer, guests can sit outside and relax in the sun. Discounted rental cars with unlimited mileage can also be arranged. Please advise us off your approximate time of arrival, so that we can organize your stay more efficiently. Check in only between 14:00 and 22:00. The property does not have a 24 hrs reception. Early and late charges apply when arrival is outside these hours. Yes! we have late check out, it is subject to availability and charges are applicable hourly. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Guesthouse Egilsborg

We are a very small guesthouse with only 17 rooms, so we only offer shared bathrooms, and toilets.
The Vikingur Guesthouse 17 rooms consist of single, double and family sizes to suit all holiday makers.. There is a bathroom and a shower on each floor.
If the office is unattended please ring the reception.

Payment of booking: The total price is pre-authorised and charged at least one day prior to arrival.

There is a Reykjavik city tax of 0.7 euro, per pax - per night.
There is a surcharge of 10: euro, pounds or dollars, if you decide to pay by foreign currency.
There is a surcharge of 5% per Credit Card Transaction.

Please note: WE DO NOT allow - pets, candles, lanterns, drugs, parties, and smoking indoors.
As we cater for families and a quieter crowd, we have a curfew of 22:00, where the public areas are off boundaries. IE:- Dining common room and TV area.

Thank you for understanding.

Please note:

There is 'No cancellation period' for August 2015. It is a non refundable period as It is very busy and we cannot accommodate cancellations at short notice.

Accommodation Information

Please, Let us know when you are arriving! - Check in only between 14:00 and 22:00. The property does not have a 24 hrs reception.
Early and late charges apply when arrival is outside these hours.
Yes! we have late check out, it is subject to availability and charges are applicable hourly.

Guests have access to the Gray-line Bus, that picks you up at the airport and drops you off exclusively at our guesthouse and vice versa. 2500 isk per pax-per trip.
Guests have access to free city maps, brochures and information.
Guests have access to a Dining and TV lounge.
Kitchen ie: is closed: stove and oven, is not open for guests.
Only fridge and microwave facilities. Kitchen is for food prep only, doors closes at 22:00
Guests have access to High speed WiFi, charges are applicable.
Guests have access to private parking at the premise (1000isk per car per day), however there are free off street parking outside the premise, customer park at your own risk.
Guests also may wish to rent cars with us at arrival. This allows you to be flexible to travel without delay.
The cars are all manual, compact, economical, clean, tidy and environmental. They are subject to availability with the best price.They are NOT 4X4, NO off-roading.
Guests have access to tours exclusively with Iceland Excursion that picks you up from the convenience of our door step.
Guests have access to laundry services at a cost of 3000 isk per load (wash and dry)-if needed after your trekking and hiking tours! :)
Guests have access to camping equipment for rent, gas, tent, stove, clothing etc.
Guests have access to our house library and DVDs.

Guests have access to Continental Breakfast between 08:30 - 1000, but it is not included with the room. If is only 1500 isk per pax - per night.
If you are having your own private breakfast, please be advised to have it in your room or outside during Guests paid service. Thank you.
Guests can be eco-friendly here, we encourage everyone to recycle everything. =)

Location Information

Egilsborg guesthouse is only a 2 minute walk from the main shopping street Laugavegur.
We are also 5 mins walk from the swimming pool, bus, taxi terminal, restaurants, city attractions, cafes bonus and 1011 supermarkets.
Klambratún Park is only 300 meters from Vikingur Guesthouse providing you sun, exercise, rest and tan during the summer.
The famous Church of Hallgrímur is 10 minutes walk away. Don´t forget to climb the tower.
We are also 10 minutes walk from Kringlan, the biggest shopping mall.

In summer, guests can sit outside and relax in the sun. We also have a lovely garden.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 7 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.