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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the butterfly guesthouse in Feb in the triple room with a small bathroom. The room itself was spacious, warm and very clean. We ended up using the main common bathroom as it was just outside our room and not crowded. Jon was the most helpful host and made sure all his guests were comfortable. The bathrooms are...

1Thank shanzta
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at the Butterfly. The owners were very responsive and helpful during our planning for the trip, answering questions even unrelated to housing. They were helpful around our arrival and departure schedules for which we are really grateful. Parking can be a challenge. (Do Not try to park there even for a few minutes without paying...

Thank Janet M
Torshavn, Faroe Islands
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Jon the host was very kind both before and during the stay. The place was clean and nice, and the room was spacious with good beds. The breakfast could be of a higher quality, but it was ok. The city center is within a short walks distance.

Thank Marluffa
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This was our first visit to Iceland and we would recommend this guesthouse as it was just a short walk to the town centre. We had a studio (no. 9) being a large room with a shower room and all kitchen facilities. The staff were very friendly, Jon replied to all our emails very quickly and gave us plenty of...

Thank Joannetumelty1
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I spent a long time trying to decide where to stay, and am so glad I selected Butterfly. The location was great-- on a neighborhood block, but just seconds from downtown, coffee, food, shopping, attractions. We were there late November- cold and snowy- but still walked pretty much everywhere when in town. We got lucky and always found parking right...

1Thank Kristen M
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Great little place to stay in Reykjavik. Centrally located with good privacy and friendly staff. I would stay once when I return to Iceland. The house was quiet and although I shared a bathroom I never actually saw the other person I was sharing with... great experience! Thank you Jon!

1Thank julie s
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Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed at Butterfly. It was homely and warm and the staff friendly and helpful. Jon provided travel advice and kept in touch with us throughout our stay. The location is central and we managed to park outside the Guesthouse. We would definitely come back.

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

I loved staying here so much! I've traveled to Reykjavik a few times and now the Butterfly will always be my go to. The guesthouse is cozy, SO beautiful and in a convenient location by the harbor. Jon was so helpful and accommodating, this was my Moms first visit to Iceland and it was the best start to our trip....

1Thank Michelephants
Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I recommend to people travelling do visit Reykjavik it is very clean and beautiful city and for staying I recommend to stay at butterfly guest house it's very cheap and very clean near from main high street very convenient morning breakfast is free the owner name MrJohn is very nice and polite person please do visit it .

1Thank yokookayoko
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We arrived friday evening. With a welcoming note. The house was clean and nice. We went up to our apartment (8) and felt welcome at once. Super place. The location of Butterfly is right next to main street and downtown. The place is easy to find.

Thank Steinar V

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Address: Ranargata 8a, Reykjavik, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are great. For privacy and your now kitchen, choose the apartments. All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles lisafK1466GQ, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“South side rooms may be more quiet”
 of 5 bubbles V4802DImartins, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“# 6 is tops”
 of 5 bubbles SueD963, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“apartment on the lower level is nice”
 of 5 bubbles 775kathiea, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The third floor apartment with the north facing balcony was exceptional.”
 of 5 bubbles judrose182, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
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