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    Reykjavik Backpackers

    Laugavegur 28, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    Reviewed 16 May 2015

    Let me just start off with the main positive: LOCATION. Reykjavik Backpackers has a seriously incredible location. You're located on the main shopping street with restaurants, bars, shops, grocery stores, city landmarks etc right outside your door. I could not have asked for a better...More

    1  Thank Alexandra A
    Response from Reykjavik B, Receptionist at Reykjavik BackpackersResponded 5 June 2015

    Hi there and thank you for staying with us at the Reykjavik Backpackers! Thank you very much for your kind and honest review. We are terribly sorry about that mistake with a man in your female dorm, that should definitely not have happened. We are...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

    The accommodation was alright. The 4 person room was small without really enough room for 4 persons 'stuff' but acceptable nonetheless. The toilet and shower facilities were good and the wifi worked alright on level 2 though better in the bar downstairs (which is also...More

    Thank Tim H
    Response from Reykjavik B, Receptionist at Reykjavik BackpackersResponded 5 June 2015

    Hi there and thank you for staying with us at the Reykjavik Backpackers! Thank you very much for your kind review. We here at the Backpackers hostel hope to see you again sometime in the future! - Reykjavík Backpackers team

    Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

    We stayed on the 4th floor and the noise is unbearable. It comes from a nightclub called "boston" which is a first floor noise factory. It is right next to the hostel and made it impossible to sleep, I'm not exaggerating I'm a young student...More

    1  Thank Nicholas C
    Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

    really nice and clean place in the center of the reykjavik. during the night it can be noisy bec of the pubs around but they give free airplugs. they give free pillows, pillowcase and sheet but for cokd nights you have to bring your own...More

    Thank kubraso
    Response from Reykjavik B, Receptionist at Reykjavik BackpackersResponded 5 June 2015

    Hi there and thank you for staying with us at the Reykjavik Backpackers! Thank you for your pleasant review. We hope to see you sometime again here at our hostel. - Reykjavík Backpackers team

    Reviewed 12 April 2015

    I stayed here once back in 2010 and again in 2015. The check-in area is now a bar/restaurant so that was a big change, otherwise the other aspects are the same. Still a great location, still has decent service and rooms are still reasonable hostel...More

    Thank Aaron C
    Response from Reykjavik B, Receptionist at Reykjavik BackpackersResponded 5 June 2015

    Hi there and thank you for staying with us at the Reykjavik Backpackers! It is great to hear about your good experience with us! We are trying our best to improve the wifi reception in the back building but as you mentioned, the wifi is...More

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    sophie_watson
    13 April 2015|
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    Response from Vilhjalmur101 |
    Hi Sophie. I think you may be directing your question the wrong way. We have no family rooms. Only double rooms with shared bathroom and dormitories for either 4, 6 or 8 people.
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    "2nd and 4th floors have wifi- third floor does not."
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