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Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

We tried to stay here in mid Dec, booked through booking.com and when we arrived in the dark (5.30pm) and snow we found no one home and had to ask a neighbour to find out the owner had gone away for 2 wks with no notice. Luckily we managed to find another guest house nearby which is when we realised...

3Thank dhodgso
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Calling a place in the middle of nowhere might not be nice, but i mean this in a good way. Eyrarbakki is a small place, but a nice place to be. It has two restaurants and is close (10 min drive) to the place called Selfoss. Also pretty close to the beach. We stayed at Rein Guesthouse for 3 nights...

1Thank KvBerloo
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 July 2014

The Rein-Guesthouse in the charming village of Eyrarbakki offers the quintessential B & B experience! The home is newer and honors the architecture of the original homes of Iceland. All of the rooms are exceptionally clean and fresh. The linen is white, spotless and smells as fresh as the sea air. My husband and I slept soundly and without a...

1Thank humbledbyexperience
Rochester, New York
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Our first night out of Reykjavik we found our selves staying with Hlin at Rein Guesthouse. The warm greeting we received was the exact same tone we experienced the whole time. Just lovely and completely worth it. The small town of Eyrarbakki was cute and perfectly Icelandic and we enjoyed a fabulous meal at the Red House seafood restaurant. This...

1Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Wonderfull village directly at the sea with an extraordinary restaurant, the Red House. The guesthouse is really beautifull with a lot of atmosphere. Clean and quiet room with a very good breakfast. Hiln helps you and is an extraordinary person. A great place to stay for single travellers, couples or people who wants to get a deep insight into the...

1Thank Monika B
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 10 July 2014

I stayed 2 nights at Rein Guesthouse when nasty weather made it impossible to continue my bike trip. It was a completely relaxing sleep therapy with absolute quiet + peace, I got deep insight into Icelandic culture + history in endless conversations with the creative host Hlin, quite a caracter who made my stay like feeling at home and prepared...

3Thank Ruth F
Copenhagen Region, Denmark
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We were two couples staying at Rein Guesthouse from 28th-29th May 2014. We were welcomed by the owner who in a friendly and open way showed us the house and our rooms upstairs. Small but very neat and clean rooms. Between the rooms was a little relaxing area with sofa and chairs. A big bathroom with toilet was also at...

3Thank Kirsten_Lykke61
Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

Very pretty place with a lot of atmosphere. As a guest you are being well looked after by landlady who makes you feel at home and at ease. Specklessly clean rooms and a delicious breakfast! Cute little doggie also looks after the guests;-).

Thank Antje M
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Soffia is the perfect host at a clean, bright and characterful guesthouse. It has everything you'll need: shower & bath, comfy beds, breakfast and the all-important wi-fi. A great little B&B! Also, make sure you give Maya the dog a fuss.

Thank Phil R
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 10 September 2012 via mobile

Thisnice guesthouse offeres a warm atmosphere for your stay. The entire house is docorated with personal pictures and lovely stuff. The rooms as well as the bath are clean and spacious enough. Our host Soffia is a very friendly and warm person. Also her dog Maya is very cute. We've enjoyed our stay there.

Thank vincenz

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer you a pleasant stay in a beautiful wooden house, built 1997 in the spirit of the original architecture typical for this little village. The surroundings are unique, best described by the quiet atmosphere and mysterious light blending in with the refreshing ocean air, mixed with the immense variety of bird life. In the distance you may hear a dog bark, as well as the appearance of an Icelandic horse and its owner trotting the streets of the village.You will enjoy the amazing evening light in the hot-tub after a busy day, and fall sound asleep into the restful silence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rein Guesthouse

Address: Thykkvafloet 4 | Eyrarbakki, Eyrarbakki 820, Iceland
Region: Iceland > South Region > Eyrarbakki
Number of rooms: 3
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“There are three rooms ...!!”
 of 5 bubbles Kirsten_Lykke61, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles DorotheeP, 17 Oct 2011 | Read review
“Call to say hello to Soffía; reasonable rates”
 of 5 bubbles Harpsinger, 5 Jun 2011 | Read review
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