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Reykjavik Downtown Hostel
YHA

Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik, Iceland

92%Rating

  • 87%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 95%Staff
  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 90%Facilities

Property Information:

Offering comfortable and classy accommodation and excellent service at an affordable price, Reykjavik Downtown Hostel is one of the most highly recommended HI Hostels in the world. It is nestled a stones throw from the lively harbor area, in the heart of downtown Reykjavik, Iceland, yet in a quiet residential street. Most of Reykjaviks attractions are only minutes away, including Harpa concert hall and conference center and Hallgrmskirkja church. Reykjavk Downtown Hostel has been an Eco certified place to stay since 2010.

Facilities include free WiFi in all rooms and lounges, free computer access, book exchange, a coffee bar and a fully equipped kitchen and lounge. Our mostly organic breakfast buffet is a good start to the day. Free movie nights and music events are hosted in the lobby on a regular basis.

The hostel team is happy to give local advice on services and attractions and arrange your tours for free, including the Golden Circle, the Blue Lagoon, horseback riding, whale watching and all kinds of adventure tours. We also arrange car rentals with free pick up, bike rental and all local transport. Great specials and package deals available. We look forward to welcoming you.

Please note: Prices shown are HI membership prices. Membership cards (2000isk per person - valid for 1 year all around the world) can be purchased upon arrival. Rent of linen is 1250 ISK.

Opening hours: The hostel is open 24 hours, all year around. Check in is any time after 14:00. Early Check In can be requested. Check out is before 10:00.
FREE luggage storage on arrival and departure. Long-term storage available.

Please make sure you book before 6 pm if you arrive the same day you make your booking.

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  • Latest Review

    The hostel was brilliant but to be a hostel,i reckon very expensive,since our room wasn't made and breakfast doesn't come included.Iceland should change prices if they want more customers.
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      Anonymous, Spain, Female, 31-40
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Not Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


Hostel Awards

  • 2012 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Iceland
  • 2011 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Iceland
  • 2012 1st Country Winners Iceland
  • 2011 1st Country Winners Iceland

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Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Things to Note

Important: Prices shown are HI membership prices. A one year international HI membership card can be purchased at the hostel for 2000 ISK. While purchasing a HI membership is recommended, it is not required: Non-members are required to pay a surcharge upon check-in, which is ISK 600-1200 (or after the 15th May 2014: ISK 700 / 1400) per person per night, depending the type of room. Please make sure you book before 6 pm if you arrive the same day you make your booking.





Reykjavik Downtown Hostel Located at Vesturgata 17, , Reykjavik.
Reykjavik Downtown Hostel
Iceland
Reykjavik 101 Vesturgata 17
92% 396
64.1497097 -21.9440531
Reykjavik Downtown Hostel
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