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Hotel Borg by Keahotels

Hotel Borg by Keahotels

Posthusstraeti 11, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (381 reviews)
Great locationPerfect for enjoying old Reykjavík. No parking though if you’re hiring a car so you’ll have to pay for meters.
  Oct 22, 2017

$223

$223
Reykjavik Residence Hotel

Reykjavik Residence Hotel

Hverfisgata 45, Reykjavik
3.5 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (516 reviews)
Excellent ExperienceNicest and most helpful staff I have ever encountered. The location was great to walk to everything in the city.
  Oct 22, 2017

$189

$189
Hotel Holt

Hotel Holt

Bergstadastraeti 37, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (247 reviews)
Hotel HoltBeautiful inside, the decor is dated, but that just adds to the charm. Wonderful staff, great food.
  Oct 23, 2017

$251

$251
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina

Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina

Mýrargata 2, 101, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (402 reviews)
Very good quality Close to city center and marina Highly reckomend
  Oct 22, 2017

$173

$173
Room With A View - Apartment Hotel

Room With A View - Apartment Hotel

Laugavegur 18, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (360 reviews)
Amazing deck and view! We had a wonderful experience at Room with a View! We were fortunate to upgrade to the penthouse suite and it was phenomenal! What a view and spacious room! The overall lobby and hallways feel a bit dated, but our room was lovely. The steamroom is a must too!
  Oct 18, 2017

$163

$163
CenterHotel Plaza

CenterHotel Plaza

Adalstraeti 4, Reykjavik
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (437 reviews)
Great location. Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent and a great way to start each morning, particularly in a city where food isn't cheap.
  Oct 3, 2017

$144

$144
Hotel Reykjavik Centrum

Hotel Reykjavik Centrum

Adalstraeti 16, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (589 reviews)
Great hotel and great locationLovely room in a great hotel and the room was fantastic. The hotel is right at the heart of the city in an area with lots of bars and restaurants but it is still fairly quiet. The room was spacious and comfortable and very clean. Very pleased with our stay here.
  Oct 16, 2017

$211

$211
Hotel Viking

Hotel Viking

Strandgotu 55, Hafnarfjordur
2.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (79 reviews)
A Wow experience!!!!!We felt in love with the hotel since the moment we saw the pictures online, when the bus driver announced the hotel and we heard the WOW from the rest of the guest in the bus we felt so blessed. The pictures are not able to describe the property it is even prettier!!!!! The reason in am not giving ...
  Oct 20, 2017

$134

$134
Fosshotel Baron

Fosshotel Baron

Baronsstigur 2-4, Reykjavik
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (254 reviews)
Good location in Reykjavik.Just an overnight stay on our last night in Iceland. Clean enough, smallish rooms and shower. Breakfast was good.
  Oct 8, 2017

$130

$130
Draumholl Apartments

Draumholl Apartments

Laugavegur 86-103, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (18 reviews)
Convenient locationBus stop no.10 is just outside the apartment's entrance. The location is convenient and on the main shopping street. You can have plenty choices of restaurant nearby. The apartment provides you with sufficient cooking utencils to make your meals.
  Oct 7, 2017

$178

$178
Loki 101 Guesthouse

Loki 101 Guesthouse

Lokastígur 24 A, Reykjavik
2.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (41 reviews)
Great deal for a great location! Wonderful location close to the church and a short walk from all shops and restaurants. Having a kitchen and fridge space was very helpful and helped save us some money on days we didn't want to eat out. We got in at 7am and the owners let us check into our room because it was available which was ...
  May 10, 2017

$123

$123
Luna Apartments

Luna Apartments

Laugavegur 44, second floor, Reykjavik
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (104 reviews)
Excellent location Loved this quiet, modern apartment in the perfect location in central Reykjavík. We had the penthouse which had two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Parking in the street outside was free. Fantastic bakery round the corner and a supermarket two mins walk away was ideal. Our only gripe was that the huge ...
  Oct 23, 2017

$146

$146
Kvosin Downtown Hotel

Kvosin Downtown Hotel

Kirkjutorg 4, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (162 reviews)
Lovely, gorgeous hotel; perfect locationWe loved our stay here! The hotel itself is gorgeous and brimming with charm -- big beautiful windows, trendy tiled floors, marble countertops in the kitchenette, and lovely, minimal, industrial-chic Nordic design. The small touches made this place feel so special, like fresh flowers in the lobby ...
  Sep 29, 2017

$273

$273
Planet Apartments

Planet Apartments

Aegisgata 5, Reykjavik
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (103 reviews)
Nice break from European small hotel roomsWe were a senior couple doing a month long Scandinavian tour. This place was as advertised, a 1 bedroom apartment conveniently located near the city centre. It had a washing machine but couldn't get it to work but prop mgr was right there and gave us a key to the main laundry facilities so after ...
  Oct 6, 2017

$236

$236
Apartments Aurora

Apartments Aurora

Hverfisgata 78, Reykjavik
3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (93 reviews)
My stay at this apartment was excellent. Location is right in the middle of Reykjavik, and everything was available in the apartment when we arrived. Modern Place with all the basic amenities
  Oct 15, 2017

$168

$168
Freyja Guesthouse & Suites

Freyja Guesthouse & Suites

Freyjugata 39, Reykjavik
2.5 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (31 reviews)
Fine, good location. Shared bathroom was not ideal and hallway was noisy. Room was comfortable.
  Oct 15, 2017

$163

$163
Nupan Deluxe

Nupan Deluxe

Adalgata 10, Keflavik
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (107 reviews)
Great base in KeflavikLocation is ideal for late arrival to, or early departure from Keflavik airport, or as a base to explore southwestern Iceland. Walking distance to a number of restaurants and shops. Easy check in and out process, good sized rooms and comfortable beds. Staff was friendly and helpful - went out of ...
  Sep 14, 2017

$85

$85
Reykjavik Harbour Apartments

Reykjavik Harbour Apartments

Tryggvagata 18A, Reykjavik
3.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (9 reviews)
Apt in wonderful ares and close to bus stop #4Great manager. We made a mistake about our check out day and the manager calmly worked it out for us. Perfect kitchen if you want to prepare some meals and eat in. Nice balcony to sit outside if weather permits.
  Oct 12, 2017

$417

$417
Reykjavik Marina Residence

Reykjavik Marina Residence

Mýrargata 14-16, Reykjavik
4.5 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)
Great location, roomy, excellent serviceGreat service. Service like a b&b, but also with full hotel amenities. Walking distance to all city highlights.
  Jul 30, 2016

$542

$542
Castle House & Embassy Luxury Apartments

Castle House & Embassy Luxury Apartments

Skalholtsstigur 2a & Gardastræti 40, Reykjavik
3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (259 reviews)
Fantastic place to stay and convenientCastlehouse Apartments. Excellent location to wander around downtown. Close to bus stops for city buses and Greyline tours bus stops. Fantastic kitchenette to utilize during your stay. Highly recommend to anyone that is looking for a place to stay. Upon booking hotel staff gave excellent recommendations ...
  Oct 11, 2017

$109

$109
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Historic Reykjavik Hotels Information

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