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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I wasn't staying at this hotel, but got into a tough spot one evening and entered to hopefully receive some help from reception. The woman behind the desk, Karina, was nothing short of amazing. She went so far above and beyond the minimum of what her job required her to do and individually salvaged what could have been an incident...

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review! Our staff is always more than happy to help.

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Small but good rooms, all night noise from the pubs and bars. If you are in Reykjavík for the nightlife this hotel is perfect. Personaly i would not recomend it because untill 6 in the morning we had NO sleep.

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We apologise about our neighbours, we're already talking to them and the city council to solve the problem.

Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The hotel was near everything the rooms were nice, well appointed and had all of the conveniences that a traveler would need. I loved the people who worked at the hotel they were so friendly and gave me many tips for travelling to see sights, made arrangement for the shuttle to the airport. Even when people did not stay there...

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Our staff is always more than happy to help. We already talked with our new neighbour and the speaker outside is no longer on use by them.

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Karina really helped us out. We booked our pick up spot for our Northern Lights tour to be at this hotel and upon getting there we realized there was miscommunication between us and the tour. Karina helped us out immediately. She dug up all the numbers that we needed to call to fix our situation. She was very knowledgeable and...

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Our staff is always more than happy to help!

Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Did not even stay at this hotel, but was supposed to meet a tour here. Karina the AMAZING receptionist went above and beyond to help us out once our tour had cancelled (and not informed us). Karina made an unpleasant situation so much better, and we can not thank her enough for basically saving our trip. THANK YOU KARINA (she...

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Our staff is always more than happy to help!

Tadley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

As the name suggests, the hotel is very conveniently located in the city centre, among some very pretty streets and quaint little buildings. Coming into the reception area of the hotel the impression was of a very basic facility however we were very impressed on first sight of our room. It was big and attractively furnished. There were two comfortable...

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Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The desk help was super helpful with directions and arranging airport transfers, and getting me another key whey I lost mine The hotel is centrally located near bars, maybe not great if you have little ones. The windows sealed out the street noise at night, but the drunks can get annoying. Really easy to walk to the bus pick ups...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I was a bit wary when we arrived as the outside of the hotel is rather scruffy but everything changes once you are inside. The lobby is small but stylish and one end doubles as a bar. Our room was actually a bit larger than I expected with plenty of room for the two leather armchairs and a table. We...

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Arni S, Owner at City Center Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! I'm glad you enjoyed your time at the City Center Hotel Reykjavik.

EL DORADO SPRINGS
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This hotel has the most comfortable beds! Even the rollaway we got to supplement our party was comfortable. The location was ideal for the night life, and the daytime. The staff are friendly and helpful, and a parking lot is not too far away.

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Anaheim
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Hotel is centrally located. Friendly staffs especially Laura. She is very friendly, very nice, accommodating. She was the one who checked me in when I arrived last Oct 17'16. Assisted me in booking the NL tours that night. Explained how to go around the landmarks I want to see. I have a problem with the smell of the water from...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City Center Hotel is a new hotel located in the heart of Reykjavik, Iceland's capital. Standing 6 floors on one of the oldest streets in Reykjavik, Austurstraeti. City Center Hotel is a 3 star accommodation with individuality, location and personal service for all its guests to enjoy Reykjavik and Iceland. City Center Hotel has 30 rooms, with modern and classic amenities such as: free high speed wireless internet access, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, mini-bar, telephone, LCD TV with satellite and Pay-TV, radio, alarm clock, coffee & tea maker. All rooms have bathrooms with a shower or a bathtub. The hotel has handicapped facilities. Some rooms have great views over parliament square and some have balconies. City Center Hotel seafood restaurant "Wine and Shell" specialises in Icelandic mussels and seafood. ... more   less 

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Address: Austurstraeti 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: RM848 - RM1,662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Center Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
#5 Green Hotel in Reykjavik
#10 Family Hotel in Reykjavik
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