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    Reykjavik Downtown Hostel

    Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    “bed dorm” (21 reviews)
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    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    The hostel itself was clean, good location, good amenities, and friendly staff. Considering most things seem a bit pricey in Iceland I opted to purchase food at a local grocery and cook my own meals at the hostel. Small grocery located 3 min walk from...More

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    Reviewed 28 May 2016

    Great experience!, It is a good, clean place with a super ubication. it's just 5 minutes walk from docks, to see northen lights and whales, and the staff is always glad to help, Maybe the only thing to go better is they don't have lockers...More

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    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    My 2nd stay at Reykjavik Downtown Hostel, the welcome was warm and friendly as my prior trip. My room perfect, the breakfast extrordinary. The location is perfect and close to my favorite things including the local pool. BUT what completely sets this Hostel Apart from...More

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    Reviewed 21 May 2016

    Exactly what it looks like the pictures. I stayed in a 10 bed female dorm which has tonnes of space. Reykjavik is small and this hostel is right in the heart of downtown. Easily walk to food places, the church and the harbour. Don't get...More

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    Reviewed 21 May 2016

    Great and low cost accommodations. The bunck room was clean and I loved the group kitchen! I arrived before check-in and the staff held my bags and gave me access to the kitchen space so I could rest.

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    Hlemmur Square
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 59 - US$ 241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Miranda A
    Hi there, was wondering about power plugs. Does each bunk in the dorms have their own?
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Thomas B | Property representative |
    Dear Miranda, Yes, each bed has one and we are also selling converters if you are not using a EU device. See you at our hostel. Greetings, Thomas - Reception Manager
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    foggydoggy168
    My flight won't arrive till 2330 hrs. Is there still a shuttle or bus that transports this late? Also, I will be solo so is the night guard always available to let me check in? I don't want to be a woman stranded alone at 2 am outside.
    18 March 2017|
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    Response from Thomas B | Property representative |
    Greetings from Iceland. We are open 24 hours, so it's not an issue to arrive after midnight. You can book your transfer to our hostel, at the exit of the airport. Please ask for the office of Airport Express Bus, by... More
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    AmiRamani
    It's mentioned in the booking confirmation that we should carry swimsuit for hot spring nearby. Is it accessible in January. We have booking for third week of January.
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from Thomas B | Property representative |
    Dear Ami, Apologies for the late answer. There are two thermal pools in a walking distance from our hostel, and they are open all year around, plus you will have the chance to use the swimming suit in Blue Lagoon or at the... More
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    "I've stayed in 10 buck dorm, single and 4 bed room. I think the 4 bed is the best."
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    "Book a private room if you can get one."
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    "Just do your homework"
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    "Carry your own duvet/bedding if you are taller than 5.5 ft since the duvet provided are not sufficiently long..."
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