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Overview of Galaxy Pod Hostel

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Lobby Lounge
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Galaxy Pod Hostel

2 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHofdi House9 min walk
  • Popular LocationLaugardalslaug Geothermal Pool19 min walk
  • Popular LocationHallgrimskirkja19 min walk
  • AirportReykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.)42 min drive

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About this area


Located in Reykjavik, Galaxy Pod Hostel is in the business district and near the airport. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are cultural highlights and Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool is a popular area attraction. Sundhollin and Reykjavik Park and Zoo are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Hofdi House - 9 min walk
  • Kjarvalsstadir - 14 min walk
  • Laugardalsholl - 17 min walk
  • Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool - 19 min walk
  • Hallgrimskirkja - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 42 min drive


  • Reykjavík Roaster — 7 min walk
  • Devito's — 7 min walk
  • Yummi Yummi — 7 min walk
  • Hamborgarafabrikkan — 7 min walk
  • Fylgifiskar — 8 min walk

About this property

Galaxy Pod Hostel

Reykjavik capsule hotel in Hlíðar, walk to Laugavegur
This smoke-free capsule hotel features a bar/lounge, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite. All 56 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and stovetops. Guests will also find dishwashers, ceiling fans, and safes. Bathrooms are shared.
Galaxy Pod Hostel offers 56 accommodations with safes and shared/communal kitchens. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided.

Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Reykjavik property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

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
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Galaxy Pod Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Galaxy Pod Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Galaxy Pod Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Galaxy Pod Hostel?
As of May 10, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Galaxy Pod Hostel on May 11, 2021 start from $80, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Galaxy Pod Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Galaxy Pod Hostel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Galaxy Pod Hostel?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 11 PM.
What time is check-out at Galaxy Pod Hostel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Galaxy Pod Hostel located?
Located in Hlíðar, this capsule hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hofdi House, Laugavegur, and Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool. Hallgrimskirkja and Perlan are also within 1 mi (2 km).