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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Guesthouse Pávi

2.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLaugavegur1 min walk
    Popular LocationHofdi House8 min walk
    Popular LocationHallgrimskirkja14 min walk
    AirportReykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.)42 min drive

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Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom

  • 269 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Bunk Bed

Double Room, Private Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Double Room, Shared Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Room for 6 people with Private Bathroom

  • 323 sq ft
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Twin Bunk Beds

Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

3.8/5 guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Twin Beds

About this area


Located in Reykjavik, Guesthouse Pávi is in the city center. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are cultural highlights, or if an activity is on the agenda, check out Reykjavik Harbour. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Laugardalsholl or Laugardalsvollur.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Laugavegur - 1 min walk
  • Hofdi House - 8 min walk
  • Kjarvalsstadir - 11 min walk
  • Hallgrimskirkja - 14 min walk
  • Harpa - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 42 min drive


  • Devito's — 4 min walk
  • Yummi Yummi — 4 min walk
  • Mai Thai — 5 min walk
  • Restó — 6 min walk
  • Hamborgarafabrikkan — 6 min walk

About this property

Guesthouse Pávi

Reykjavik hostel in Hlíðar, walk to Laugavegur
This smoke-free hostel features express check-out and free WiFi in public areas. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
Guesthouse Pávi offers 22 accommodations. This Reykjavik hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

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 COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Free offsite parking


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Icelandic


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Shower
  • Towels



Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to Economy rooms are located 3 minutes of walking from the entrance
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

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

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 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; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

Guesthouse Pavi Hotel
Pávi Apartments
Pávi Apartments Reykjavik
Pávi Reykjavik
Pávi Apartments
Guesthouse Pávi Reykjavik
Guesthouse Pávi Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Guesthouse Pávi Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Reykjavik

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 23 out of 260 reviews
5 - Excellent 9%
Rating 4 - Good. 54 out of 260 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 66 out of 260 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 58 out of 260 reviews
2 - Poor 22%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 59 out of 260 reviews
1 - Terrible 23%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Horrible! Bad manager!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Dirty crook swindler place.
This room, beds, pillows, sheets are dirty, even has bugs on matters, also the room smell kind of like rotten eggs, We had no choice to stay one night because cold raining storm outside. We moved out early because of the unhealthy condition. We left key on door key hole, the place want charge us ISK$8429 for missing key. Even The service guy himself smell odor. This place is complete a crook, a swindler
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
had to wait an hour to checkin.... no checkin desk... basic nice place with privat bathroom was fine.... I can see why others wouldnt like the shared bathroom.
Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
very recommendable place to stay in Reykjavic
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Room comfort
Good stay
It's a good and clean place although very small and depressing room. The bathroom was weird but clean and nice.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019