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Overview of Butterfly Guesthouse

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Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board

Butterfly Guesthouse

2.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationReykjavik Harbour4 min walk
    Popular LocationReykjavik City Hall6 min walk
    Popular LocationLaugavegur8 min walk
    AirportReykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.)45 min drive

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About this area

Reykjavik

Located in Reykjavik, Butterfly Guesthouse is in the city center. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Laugavegur. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Laugardalsvollur or Laugardalsholl. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Landakotskirkja - 4 min walk
  • Reykjavik Harbour - 4 min walk
  • Parliament House - 6 min walk
  • Reykjavik City Hall - 6 min walk
  • Laugavegur - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 45 min drive

Restaurants

  • Micro Bar — 3 min walk
  • MAR — 3 min walk
  • Burro — 4 min walk
  • Shalimar — 4 min walk
  • Kopar — 4 min walk

About this property

Butterfly Guesthouse

Reykjavik guesthouse in Vesturbær, walk to Reykjavik Harbour
This smoke-free guesthouse features coffee/tea in a common area and free WiFi in public areas. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and showers. Refrigerators, stovetops, and free toiletries are among the other amenities available to guests. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Butterfly Guesthouse offers 10 accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Free offsite parking
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (once per stay)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic
  • Norwegian

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 20

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions and lockbox information prior to arrival; access will be through a private entrance

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between September 01 and May 31.

Access methods

Lockbox, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

Butterfly Guesthouse Reykjavik
Butterfly Reykjavik
Butterfly Guesthouse Reykjavik
Butterfly Guesthouse Guesthouse
Butterfly Guesthouse Guesthouse Reykjavik

Frequently asked questions

4.7
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 36 reviews
5 - Excellent 75%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 36 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 36 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 36 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 36 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
We came to Reykjavik so I could run the marathon. The location was superb, the guesthouse was spotless and the owner was terrific. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The apartment we stayed in was cute and quaint. The owner was very helpful and attentive. This place felt like home.
Stayed 8 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location and accomodation
Excellent host, very thoughtful in providing whats needed for our short stay; great location to check out most active central areas of the city. Very clean and well maintained
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The Butterfly Guesthouse was a great place to stay, well located for walking as well as bus routes. It was clean, well kept, and quiet; the owner was available and responsive to guest's needs. I really enjoyed my stay and highly recommend it.
Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2019