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Calgary, Canada
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great location, just less than 15mins walk from downtown Reykjavik. You have the option to buy breakfast or not. The kitchen is open to anyone to make meals throughout the day. Greyline bus does shuttle you to and from the airport, plus many tours do pick you up from this location. Beds are comfy. Each floor has 2 bathrooms shared... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Nice place with access to the kitchen. I ve been there with my 5 years old little boy and we werr well received. If I have an opportunity to go back to Iceland , I will certainly try to book this place again.

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This guesthouse was average, The price was good, but you get what you pay for. Many people share the same bathroom, which can make it difficult when you need to go! The shared kitchen is very close to the rooms, so it smells like food. Besides that, the wifi worked well, price was competitive, and the place was decently located... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Extremely good for family and cost-conscious travellers. Kitchenette ensures that you can make food of your choice and coffee available 24/7 walking distance from BSI bus station and downtown area. Cute little garden to relax nice weather in summers and chance to meet with fellow travellers from variety of places and above all responsive staff to help in case of... More 

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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I loved this hostel. The staff were so helpful, the guests were friendly and quiet, and everything was organized and clean. It's only a ~7-10 minute walk to the BSI bus terminal and extremely close to the church, phallological museum, a heated outdoor pool, downtown Reykjavik, and restaurants! We will definitely be staying here the next time we are in... More 

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

I was staying for just one night and had a rental car. Parking was handy, and it was close to the main roads. A short walk to Hallgrímskirkja church and some nice restaurants. My room was small, but it was clean and had a washbasin. The lady on reception was very friendly and helpful. There were facilities to prepare your... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed only one night, our room was nice but it was in the basement (only half a window, no views) and with no private bathroom, although we had a sink which was very convenient. TV in the room but it had only a few channels and quite blurry. The hotel is well located, close to the city center, 10... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had an apartments, it was really nice studio with a big TV, little kitchette - we had everything we need. The room was warm, bed large and comfortable. Very friendly staff, very good location - near oldtown. Good wi-fi.

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Hello Rūta, Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you again! More 

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Reviewed 27 April 2016

The location was perfect for us -- it was a short walk away from the bus station and the main attractions of Reykjavik. It was also quite affordable for Reykjavik standards. The rooms were basic but comfortable and clean. I especially loved the quaint dresser by the basement landing which had hairdryers and adaptors, and the well-stocked kitchen where people... More 

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We stayed at a Igdlo property closer to downtown, not the main guesthouse In ways it was fabulous - spacious room, great location, the staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. We were very comfortable there and the price was great! Other things were disappointing however - the room hadn't been well cleaned after prior guests. We wondered if the sheets had... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Igdlo Guesthouse

Address: Gunnarsbraut 46, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: RM309 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“If you are avoiding taxi from Airport (very costly) and using bus this is the place to be”
 of 5 bubbles manish1chandr, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“aks for a room in the upper floors!”
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“top floor is attic room with a slanted roof. second floor is on the kitchen floor but here are doors that separate the rooms from the active area. bottom floor is where the laundry is...”
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