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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 months. Payed 85 000ISK/month. No warm water in the basin and broken lamp bulbs in some of the rooms. The kitchen area was blocked with a wooden wall because the owner wanted to have two more paying guest. It was not like the pictures at all. The bed was crooked from being used too many years....

Thank Amanda N
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It was very close to the downtown part of the city, literally a 2 minute walk. The host was absolutely kind and made me and my friend feel very welcome since the moment we met, he was very helpful at all times. The place was comfortable and clean, would definitely recommend this to any one who's looking for a cozy...

Thank Mariana C
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Overall not a good stay. We arrived from USA after a red eye at 9am - owner said room wasn't ready and to come back later. We came back at 3pm - he was out and said he'd be back soon. We waited in the street over an hour, called again - he said he was sorry, picking up daughter...

Thank mark k
Hamptons, New York
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We landed quite late and by the time we reached the guesthouse it was almost 2am. We were on the third floor which made carrying suitcases up two flights of stairs a bit tricky. We tried to be very quiet! The room was adequate and the bathroom very small. I was a bit worried because the friends I was traveling...

Thank _lightkeeper656
Grande Prairie, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Very good location, only a couple of minutes walk from the downtown centre; pubs, restaurants, shopping, harbour front. Very friendly and easy going owner, whom we saw when we went down for the breakfast every morning. Small but clean basic rooms, and the shared bathroom/shower room was clean. No negatives! !

Thank Neil J
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Room comfortable. No TV but v good WiFi, free. Only negative was shared bathroom. Proved not to be a problem. Great shower. Breakfast fine for me. Sky, bread, jam, ham, cheese, hardboiled eggs, coffee tea. It is very close to centre of town. 5min walk. Loads of restaurants nearby.

Thank Gearoidmuar
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 September 2015

It was a pleasant surprise to find this guesthouse last minute, with excellent location and only about 5 minutes walking from city center. I was walking towards another guesthouse when I noticed the sign for this one. So, I entered and the owner was there. I spoke with him, and he had availability and showed me the rooms. My room...

Thank Outdoorsy2014
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Great location, 5 minutes walking from city center, nice rooms with tween or double beds towels and soap in the room and Washbasin and a small Chest of drawers. There is a shared bathroom, but clean and new. There are also a lot of towels in the bathroom for the gusts to change. and there is a liquid soap. .The...

Thank 808yasmin
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We had room number 10, next to the kitchen were the breakfast is....so early wake up by the other guests. The room is ok, with ok beds and bathroom. Really missed good curtains to make the room dark. The breakfast is really the simplest we had during our trip in Iceland, only toast, cheese and ham and cornflakes. Good coffee,...

Thank JochenB1980
Ellensburg, Washington
Reviewed 16 July 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here at this little B&B. Kristjan was so helpful and accomodating. He arranged all the bus services for trips to the airport, the Golden Circle tour, and the Blue Lagoon adventure. He really helped make our stay in Reykjavik very enjoyable. The rooms are basic as is the breakfast, but the reasonable price was much...

Thank Betsy B

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Additional Information about Alfholl Guesthouse

Address: Ranargata, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: ₹ 9,720 - ₹ 18,836 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“It is quieter when the room doesn't face the street.”
 of 5 bubbles _lightkeeper656, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Pick another guesthouse”
 of 5 bubbles KathyP990, 13 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Rooms near the kitchen can get noisy in the morning....”
 of 5 bubbles MisterClock, 28 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Krisjan will help you find what you are looking for if you do not ask too many questions in one email.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidT913, 7 Jun 2012 | Read review
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