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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the second floor, in a large double room. It was airy. large with a basin (handy as bathroom is shared), fridge and facilities to make tea and coffee. The central heating was pleasant as it was cold - Winter. Breakfast - a large variety of breads, crackers , cereal, plus there was cheese, honey, jam, savoury spreads,...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The prospect of shared bathrooms didn't fill me with optimism but in fact the bathroom of our 'basic room' was shared by only two rooms. Unexpectedly our two rooms also had a large well equipped kitchen available, very useful given Iceland's eye-wateringly expensive food. Breakfast was self service but an excellent spread. The location is about 10 minutes' walk from...

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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Simpele guesthouse, not a hotel. Can make use of kitchen. Refrigerator on the room. Helpful host. Simple bathroom. Close to the city center. On an easy access way. Breakfast was fine. Hot water smells...

1Thank Rob B
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This was a fantastic Icelandic experience. Magnus, the operator was extremely nice and friendly. When I would be waiting for my excursion bus or taxi outside, he always popped his head out to see if I was ok. His knowledge of the area was also very helpful. The location was my favourite part of my stay. A very short walk...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great place to stay. Very pretty place and garden. Clean, modern, comfortable. Good location- only a few minutes walk to Hallgrimskirkja. Good wifi and breakfast. Friendly and helpful owner. Room with private bathroom was quiet and spacious.

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Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 14 October 2016

a good place in a location not very nice but very easy from airport and to visit the centre. the single room is very little but familiar and the service is clean and useful. the breakfast is excellent

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Russell, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Spent 3 nights on our way home from Germany to Canada. We stayed in family room with private kitchen & bathroom .... it was a great space to stay. The owner was very friendly and helpful , and the breakfast served in the morning was very good. The location of this home is a very easy walk to the main...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I stayes in this guesthouse for three nights on both ends of my trip to Greenland. I loved my little room at the top floor - the bed was very comfortable, the bedding sparkly white, and the room had the view of the main church. I appreciated coffee in the room, since I am early riser. Breakfast was abundant. Magnus,...

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St Andrews, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stayed here for three nights as part of a trekking holiday. This simple guesthouse was clean, comfortable with a friendly owner and staff. Nothing was to much trouble. The bedroom was clean and tidy and the breakfast was really good as was the breakfast room. I will stay again when I next return and wood recommend it to others.

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Nice, France
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a night in this guesthouse conviniently located near the center of the city. Our room on the top floor was very small and had a low ceiling and was very noisy. There was only one toilet on our floor and the showers were in the basement 3 floors down ! Breakfast was OK but nothing special (no waffles...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Snorri???s Guesthouse is in 101 Reykjavik, Iceland, conveniently located in the city center, only few minutes from the Fly-Bus, coach and bus terminals. Snorri's Guesthouse is near the main shopping street in Reykjavik where one can also find many of the city's best restaurants and pubs. Snorri's Guesthouse is a member of the Icelandic Travel Industry Association and has all the necessary operation permits. We have two stars classification from the Icelandic Tourist Board. ... more   less 

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Address: Snorrabraut 61, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Number of rooms: 6
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“No views really, except of back garden or at the front , one can see parts of the city, Any room should be fine”
 of 5 bubbles 1sati, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street are not quiet, sclose your windows. Also, it is a 3-4 story walk up.”
 of 5 bubbles MashaZ, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We have found that rooms on the first floor up are good”
 of 5 bubbles alanatdyce, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We like 3-D; ensuite bathroom, quiet, overlooking the garden and a side street”
 of 5 bubbles patriciaC188, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor as there are some underground rooms by the kitchen.”
  • Our amazingly spacious room with fridge, kettle, sofa and dining table
  • Nice to have a dining table in the room with a view of the beautiful snow fall in winter
 of 5 bubbles RTWMagazine, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
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