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    Reykjavik Backpackers

    Laugavegur 28, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good41%
    • Average27%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
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    Grettir Guesthouse
    165 reviews
    #30 of 110 B&Bs / Inns in Reykjavik
     
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    390 reviews
    #4 of 106 Speciality lodging in Reykjavik
     
    Oddsson Hostel
    82 reviews
    #18 of 106 Speciality lodging in Reykjavik
     
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    1 - 5 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed 31 May 2016

    They charge you 12€ extra for a blanket. I brought my own sheets, but that was not enough. They charge 1€ more than they show on booking.com "It is the fault of the site". The dorm is above a noisy bar with a door that...More

    1  Thank Robert937
    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    Reykjavik Backpackers is in the centre of the city and very easy to find. Staff were really helpful and rooms were clean and tidy. Loved the downstairs area, bar and restaurant very quirky and always a great atmosphere, plus the food served downstairs was lovely...More

    Thank Shannon R
    Reviewed 28 May 2016

    I chose this hostel because of the location and the price, and I got so lucky. You are right in the heart of Reykjavik (keep in mind the city is small), with lots of bars and restaurants within walking distance. The rooms are minimalistic, but...More

    Thank Kelly J
    Reviewed 27 April 2016

    The location of the hostel is great, right on Laugarvegur (the main shopping street), however you pay the price with the noise. There is a busy social area downstairs open to the public which you have to walk through to get to your room. The...More

    Thank RTWMagazine
    Reviewed 21 February 2016

    The staff seemed very knowledgeable about everything. The hostel however is on Laugavegur and my room faced onto a smoking area of a bar and was extremely loud. When I checked in my key was put into an envelope with all the information about the...More

    1  Thank Bronagh K
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    Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel
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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (10)
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    sophie_watson
    13 April 2015|
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    Response from Vilhjalmur101 |
    Hi Sophie. I think you may be directing your question the wrong way. We have no family rooms. Only double rooms with shared bathroom and dormitories for either 4, 6 or 8 people.
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    "2nd and 4th floors have wifi- third floor does not."
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    "Rooms at the back are apparently quieter"
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