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    Butterfly Guesthouse

    Ranargata 8a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
    011 354 894 1864
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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good25%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “quiet street” (15 reviews)
    “other guests” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 146 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We had a great stay at the Butterfly Guest House. It is conveniently located in the heart of Reykjavík, only a few blocks from Bus Stop No. 4 and many shops and restaurants. Our double room had twin beds with separate comforters, two chairs, and...More

    Thank eagle22017
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I have been in the guesthouse for 5 nights and the stay was great. Nice and clean room, kitchen stocked with milk, tea, cereals, biscuits and other food, and especially good location, 5 minutes walking to downtown Reykjavík, to the old harbour and to the...More

    Thank Elena F
    Response from Jon_at_Butterfly, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you very much Elena! I was abroad - so sorry that we did not meet. Anyway it is not worse to meet my family instead ! Hope to see you next time! best wishes Jon

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had rented out the top floor apartment. It was very quaint with one bedroom and full kitchen. Like all hotels in Europe, rooms and bath are small but I was not expecting anything otherwise. Jon is METICULOUS about cleanliness and he keeps the entire...More

    Thank Kay N
    Response from Jon_at_Butterfly, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guest! I am having my morning coffee, reading your review and smiling from air to air. Thank you very much! This was a good start to the New Year! best wishes to you and your family! Jon

    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    I highly recommend this comfortable charming and welcoming guesthouse which is minutes away by foot to the harbour and city centre. The house is clean large cosy with a great fully equipped kitchen and lovely dining room for morning breakfasts. The rooms and bathrooms are...More

    Thank 99Maria
    Response from butterflykvasir, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded 1 November 2017

    Good morning Maria Thank you - I will be smiling all day after reading your review. Hope to see you soon again! Jon

    Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

    Our flight got in very early so Jon the proprietor made sure our room was ready for us when we arrived. The room was basic but in a perfect location, very clean and comfortable. It was nice to have access to the kitchen and fridge...More

    Thank CT_Ed
    Response from butterflykvasir, Owner at Butterfly GuesthouseResponded 12 October 2017

    Thank you CT_Ed You are right - it is difficult to find a better location except if you like staying in the noise of the down town. Hope to welcome you again one day! Jon

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • Capital Region >
    • Reykjavik
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    Kevin D G
    11 February 2017|
    Response from Jon_at_Butterfly | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Kevin ! Our house is non smoking. For pricing please see our web site. There you can also fill in an inquiry form for your stay. Looking forward to your inquiry. best wishes Jon at Butterfly
    Room Tips
    "Dont be afraid to book one of the smaller units if it fits your needs. Everything is just as clean and nice!"
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    "I only saw my room on the 1st floor. It was on the street side, but I had no problems with light or noise."
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    "Take the second or third floor."
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    "Third floor apartment is best for more than 2 people. The guesthouse is on a quiet street. No worries about..."
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