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Canterbury Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The host rescued us at 10pm after we were snowed out of our Air BnB accommodation! Although we disturbed him he was only too happy to help and directed us via telephone to the 'Yellow House' a few doors down. We had a lovely triple room, kitchen facilities and we enjoyed the location on the peninsula a bit away from...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Our room was Snæfellsnes (Twin Room) with a great view to the sea. The room was well equipped and there was a variety of breakfast for us to choose, apart from this, we could also do it ourselves in the kitchen, such as fish oiled scrambled eggs. Located 5-10 mins away from Downtown and 4 mins away from 24h Hagkaup...

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I really loved it. We were 4 friends traveling to Reykjavik for a couple of days. It was good breakfast, great bedrooms and it was also a fine place to meet other travelers. The host was really helpful with everything. i would definitely recommend it.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We had an excellent time at the Blue House in Reykjavik. Everything was carefully planned and great for our 7 year old daughter. Easy and quick bus ride to downtown and plenty of choice for breakfast. Couldn't be happier with the accommodations and hospitality. Thanks for everything!

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 12 December 2016

House is a very short drive outside of Reykjavik city center in a quiet neighborhood. I recommend a rental car, although you can take a shuttle, cab, or bus. Zeno sends directions to let yourself into the house to allow for flexible check in times. We saw Zeno during breakfast in the morning, but there is a chance you wont...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Loved it. The location might actually be a negative to a few, as it is out of the city center, but it is nestled out near the tip of the peninsula in a residential area and is quite cozy. The number 11 bus takes you within like a 10 ish minute walk though (or if you have a car) so...

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The Blue House B&B was very nice and easy to get to from Reykjavik- only about 10 minutes from downtown. I stayed for one night and although I booked extremely last minute, the price was very reasonable and my room was quite nice, clean and spacious. I will say, the check-in and checkout process was a bit confusing at first,...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

I can only recommend renting a room at Blue House if you're planning one or a few days around Reykjavik. Zeno seems to be a really nice guy, unfortunately we did not get to meet. Well, maybe next time! It's located right on the Seltjarnarnes peninsula, a perfect spot for jogging or quiet morning / evening walks with a beautiful...

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Very clean and nice rooms. Really good breakfast and close to lots of amenities. I would defiantly recommended staying here. The owner is very interesting and gave us lots of good recommendations of places to see.

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here before taking off on a Road Trip around Iceland. We never met the owner but thr instructions were perfect how to get in, find our room, all was ready, drinking water waiting for us, spacious and nice rooms. Bathroom and kitchen shared with a feeling like at home or visiting friends or relatives. They have 2 houses...

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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 )
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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: RM472 - RM2,371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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