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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location - On the suburb area of the center of Reykjavik, perfect location to watch northern lights, parking within the property Breakfast - starts at - anytime, until 10:30, homemade bread, eggs, jams, juices, coffee, ham, salami, cheese, cereals etc. perfect to start the day, everything very well organized & always fresh Rooms - very comfortable, quaint and original style...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for our first night in Iceland - very warm and cosy. Nobody to greet us on arrival but an email was sent beforehand with the code to the front door to let ourselves in. Room was clean but just a little tired - broken picture frame, bit of fresh paint here and there wouldn't go amiss, nothing that...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful house, great location – only 10 minutes to the city center by car, in a nice residential area –, very nice host and clean rooms with comfortable beds! We spent two nights in the Sina room at the ground floor and could have not been more satisfied. The house also has a very well equipped kitchen and a spacious...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on our first night in Iceland. Location good, easy to find and clear communication and instruction from the owner which was helpful, prior to arriving. We stayed at the Yellow House which is just up the road from the main Blue House...literally metres. We were in the triple room. Bed was very comfy, Apple...

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Thank Zoe L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The inn was easy to find and instructions were very clear. The bed was comfortable. I was excited to see the breakfast options! Everything was clearly marked and the choices were outstanding! There were assorted cereals, fresh bread, meats, cheese, and of course coffee and tea.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A really wonderful stay. We stayed for 5 nights. Easy to find and although no check in as such all the information was provided. Loads of info available, free wifi available. Definitely recommended. Very quiet area. Only 10 mins to Reykjavik centre and great links for the N1 route to everywhere.

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Thank Richard M
Monasterevin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Where to begin ,the blue house is an absolute gem of a find ,the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in ,which is a must after a busy day sightseeing.The host Zeno was fantastic his invaluable advice saved us a fortune and he gave us a fabulous insight in to the Icelandic way ,highly recommend it a delicious breakfast...

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Thank Susanhiggins7
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Cozy & lovely b&b with amazing host(Zeno).. Stayed there for 5 nights.. Zeno even upgraded our stay to a room in the yellow house with private bathroom.. Complimentary breakfast provided during the stay.. Zeno was very helpful & even a phone is provide in the house for local use.. Was pleased with the service & wonderful view at the peninsula.....

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Thank JoycefulLand
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We enjoyed the comfy beds, small attention to detail that we notice in the house which made us feel at home. The beds in the rooms with Netflix (came very handy when the bad weather hit Reykjavik). Overall we really enjoyed our stay :)

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed one night. The host was very communicative and provided all sorts of information about what was in the area and provided recommendations about what to see, eat, etc. We stayed in the Yellow house and the room was spacious and clean. Everything was as listed and we enjoyed a self-serve breakfast, including homemade bread, in the morning.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peacefully set on Seltjarnarnes Peninsula, Blue House B&B with it's surrounding properties is a 5 minutes' drive from central Reykjavik. Renovated in 2015, it offers free high speed Wi-Fi, a shared kitchen and bright, simple tastefully decorated rooms with a Smart TV. This B&B is particularly popular amongst individual travellers hunting northern lights in the capital area due to it's location, which is far away from mass turism but yet close enough to downtown Reykjavik A desk, a wardrobe and a Netflix TV are standard in Blue House's rooms. Toilets and showers are shared, except for our Apartments. Additionally we have an apartment and the Yellow house close by. The views of the rooms can include: Esja Mountain, Snaefellsnes Volcano/Glacier, Valhúsabraut Park, Grotta Lighthouse and the peninsula's Seaview with beach. After office hours guest are provided with self check-in information which enables you to arrive at any time. We provide a daily self-service continental Breakfast with home baked bread if included in your rate. Upon request we will meet you for breakfast and help you with your further travelplanning. Popular nearby leisure options include northern light/bird watching, cycling and hiking. The public outdoor geothermal swimming pool is only a 5 minutes walk away and highly recommended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue House

Address: Valhusabraut 19 | Seltjarnarnes, Reykjavik 170, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: RM477 - RM2,367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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