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Solid hostel, cheaper than the downtown one, staff very friendly and helpful.
Rooms were clean, facilities fine, nice en suite shower.
My only small criticism is that I wouldn't have the sink in the same room as the beds with no door, hearing people brushing...More
A great place for a school trip, or budget conscious family.
Clean, friendly, but also a little more laid back than a hotel.
I have stayed in some very basic hostels in the past, but the only thing that makes this a hostel is bunk...More
Response from SigridurOlafsdottir, Manager at Reykjavik City HI HostelResponded 4 January 2018
Thanks for your review! We certainly pride ourselves in creating a safe, clean and homely atmosphere here for groups of all shapes and sizes - and I'm delighted you found that to be the case.
We look forward to welcoming you back again...More
We chose this location because it is a short drive to downtown. There's ample free on-site parking at the hostel. It is also next door to the local pool and a campsite for those who want to pitch tents or sleep in camper vans.
this place is beautiful and the staff are friendly and it is just around the corner from the hot spring pools and you get a discount if you are staying at the hostel. I will stay here every time I come to Iceland !!
After missing our connection in the states we arrived in Reykjavik a day late. I informed management immediately (via email) and they graciously did not charge us for the night we missed staying there.
Upon our arrival, which was before check-in time (3pm), we were...More