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Reviewed 13 July 2016

This B&B is simply great. The hospitality and accommodations are simply amazing. It is clean, stylish, and the breakfast food is plentiful and delicious. The one draw back is that its about 30 min walk from downtown Reykjavik. However, the majority of the walk is down the coastline so it makes it for a nice walk after dinner and drinks....

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

The room was nice with everything you need. Totally like the pictures. No problem to park and easy check-in / check-out. Also the breakfast until 11h30 with lot of choice and homemade bread was excellent. The host knows very well the needs of the guests and gives you very useful tips and recommandations.

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Equality, Illinois
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I booked a room in the Blue House but ended up in the green garage, the room was nice, just two rooms in the Green House, very comfortable but still you needed to go to the main house for the complete breakfast, and the bathroom in the garage was really tiny. Staff was nice enough. but I was still a...

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BlueHouseIceland, Owner at Blue House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review. In your case you booked a category which does not guarantee you an exact room. We understand you are surprised and with your experience we will update our information on the website. Thank you for your feedback.

Inverness
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We chose this accommodation after reading all the good reviews from other customers. We must say that we are really surprised by such an enthusiasm. There are several issues that we think are important to raise: -First we never actually met the owners and judging by many other reviews they do not show up very often which you would expect...

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BlueHouseIceland, Owner at Blue House, responded to this review

Dear Ninou, we are sorry to hear you have had a bad experience. Please let me clarify: -Selfcheckin: it is impossible for us to attend the door 24 hours with 10 rooms and guest checking in any time of the day. Therefore we write you a message with the door code and are always available in the morning to help...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It's a nice place in a quiet neighborhood outside of Reykjavik. The house is a bit small, so it might be a bit crowded when fully booked. The continental breakfast was nice and included home-baked bread. Our room had a nice view of a lighthouse and the sea. The upstairs bathroom has its bathtub located under a sloping ceiling, which...

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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I and another couple are visiting Iceland for the first time. We are all extensive travelers and we can be described as people who "go with the flow". We booked our stay at the Blue a House's detached cottage for 3 nights. The cottage is a comfortable little accommodation with two small bedrooms; a kitchen area with...

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BlueHouseIceland, Owner at Blue House, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, thank you for your review. Please note when staying at the Green House you share the cottage with another room. In this case they were using the fridge so we can not throw away their food for other arrivals. We did investigate regarding your phone troubles and luckily your case seems to be an exeption. However we want...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This guest house consists of the main blue house, as well as a cottage with 2 bedrooms, one bathroom and kitchen and lounge area. This is known as the green house. We stayed in the latter and also had a Japanese couple staying with us. The single bathroom posed a bit of planning, because 4 people takes up a lot...

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London
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We arrived late at night, found the main blue house ok, although our room was in the yellow house, which was a little difficult to find initially. Anyway we got in ok, nice authentic little apartment. Quite, comfortable, clean. Well located, will give you an opportunity to explore the peninsula and old harbour, which you may not get to see...

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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Great place to stay in a quiet neighbourhood just a quick bus ride from Downtown Reykjavik. Rooms were cosy and clean with a very comfortable bed, shared bathroom and kitchen. Staff were very friendly and welcoming on arrival and the free wifi was fast. Would stay here again without a doubt! Lovely!

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The house is nice, the rooms also and they are very clean, there are shared bathrooms and in the kitchen there is always tea, coffee and some cereals. If you are in the house next door, breakfast with fresh bread is at the blue house. Free wifi is also provided. The location is great, a small park just behind the...

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BlueHouseIceland, Owner at Blue House, responded to this review

Dear Cani, thank you for your review. I am happy to announce we installed new door locks and it is improved now :)

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peacefully set on Seltjarnarnes Peninsula, Blue House B&B with it's surrounding properties is a 5 minutes' drive from central Reykjavik. Renovated in 2015, it offers free high speed Wi-Fi, a shared kitchen and bright, simple tastefully decorated rooms with a Smart TV. This B&B is particularly popular amongst individual travellers hunting northern lights in the capital area due to it's location, which is far away from mass turism but yet close enough to downtown Reykjavik A desk, a wardrobe and a Netflix TV are standard in Blue House's rooms. Toilets and showers are shared, except for our Apartments. Additionally we have an apartment and the Yellow house close by. The views of the rooms can include: Esja Mountain, Snaefellsnes Volcano/Glacier, Valhúsabraut Park, Grotta Lighthouse and the peninsula's Seaview with beach. After office hours guest are provided with self check-in information which enables you to arrive at any time. We provide a daily self-service continental Breakfast with home baked bread if included in your rate. Upon request we will meet you for breakfast and help you with your further travelplanning. Popular nearby leisure options include northern light/bird watching, cycling and hiking. The public outdoor geothermal swimming pool is only a 5 minutes walk away and highly recommended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue House

Address: Valhusabraut 19 | Seltjarnarnes, Reykjavik 170, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: ₹ 7,173 - ₹ 35,595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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