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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great and plentiful breakfast. Rooms a bit tired but warm and clean with nice hot powerful shower. Close to restaurants and shops. The theatre is close too. Great location but could do with a little upgrade

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We were assigned a room with a great view overlooking the ocean. The staff at the reception were extremely knowledgeable & gave us some good tips for our Golden circle tours etc. They had some great recommendations on the local restaurants & things to do & see in Reykjavik... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I traveled to Iceland with my 3 years old son and wife. We stayed at Baron for 5 nights and 6 days. Pros: Location is very nice Very friendly and helpful staff Breakfast is nice Far cheaper then other similar options Bar is good :) Con: Location: Confused ? .. the point is if you have to explore Iceland then... More 

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two separate nights - one each at start and end of my trip. The first night was in a beautiful room on second floor. Sloping ceiling, tastefully decorated, carpeted, TV, etc. Very comfortable. When I returned I was given a room on the first floor. This appeared to be normally used as a family type room I think as... More 

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here Oct for 4 nights, room spacious warm and comfortable. Fridge, Tea and coffee in room. Bathroom good and clean, plenty of hot water. There is a sulphur smell with hot water but you get used to itt. Could do with some more storage for clothes in the room. Breakfast was very good, the waffle maker was very popular,... More 

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Following very disappointing Foss Hekla experience, we gave Foss (based on Foss Eastfjords) another chance. Hmm, nod bad, nod excellent......... Very friendly staff, good beds, again too little space in the bathroom for amenities; guess for true comfort in a Reykjavik Hotel, one has to go high end pricing, i.e. 200 euro+ Comfortable was the possibility of free parking, even... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

location: right by the seaside, could see the famous fish-bone sculpture by walking, very silent neighborhood, free parking. room: very big, one living room, one bedroom, hot water, tea and coffee inside the room. breakfast: so many types of bread, yogurt, meat... to choose from. early time, the disadvantage is having so many people.. have to go early. others: stay... More 

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

When we arrived at the Fosshotel Baron I was surprised to hear they were awarding us with an extra large room due to the fact it was our honeymoon. The room was fantastic. It was large with a separate sitting area and a kitchen. The bathroom was updated with a large shower, and the view of the harbor was unspoiled.... More 

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very good location, right in front of 24/7 shop. Beautiful views. 5 min walk from the center. The breakfast was great! Staff were very accommodating - advised us on many trips and could book it through reception. Its old fashioned but we didn't have any issues - we felt very safe and warm. Would recommend.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a cheap hotel located in the centre of Reykjavik, this hotel is the right option. Friendly staff, decent breakfast just next to main bus station and the Main Street for bar and restaurant. It's only a 3 stars and that's what is worth Old bathrooms, tired room furniture... Not the best place for a romantic... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fosshotel Baron with its 120 rooms and apartments is a official 3 star hotel down town Reykjavik, open all year. Located only few steps away from the main shopping street and other interesting attractions in Reykjaviks city center. All rooms and apartments are equiped with shower/WC, TV and WIFI which is free in the bar and reception area. Fosshotel Baron is a family friendly hotel and offers special features for families and children. All guestrooms, restaurant and bar are non-smoking ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fosshotel Baron

Address: Sigtun 38, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: ₹ 7,780 - ₹ 20,576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fosshotel Baron 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Fosshotel Baron Reykjavík
Fosshotel Baron Hotel Reykjavík
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Reykjavik
#15 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
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“I have no idea”
 of 5 bubbles 280AnnB, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“harbour views rooms”
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“Ask for a suite with a sea view..or don't bother”
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“Rooms quiet, ask for room on the front to see the mountains.”
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“Rooms at the front have views over the harbour towards the mountains.”
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