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Hotel Leifur Eiriksson

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“free hot drinks”(61 reviews)
“no lift”(84 reviews)
“great location”(291 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The hotel is actually two buildings across the street from Hallgrimskirkja. My room was not big but a little larger than other rooms I've booked in Europe. Very good free breakfast served in a dining room next to the reception desk. Excellent location and, while...More

2  Thank Jonathan B
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 9 April 2018

Hello Jonathan, thank you for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Hótel Leifur ! And we are glad you enjoyed our breakfast! Although is not a big breakfast you can find a lot of things to eat to stop your...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We stayed 2 nights in a double room. It was very cosy with a view of the Cathedral. The room was basic but that is all you want when adventuring round Iceland. The beds were comfortable and had plenty of room to put our bags/etc....More

1  Thank WillKirk21
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 9 April 2018

Hello WillKirk21, thank you for the positive review! We all are happy you had a great stay at our hotel! Our position is our strong point, close to everything in the city's heart! Hope you will stay with us again once you will come back...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in a twin room. It was very cosy with a view of the Cathedral. The beds were comfortable. Our room above the communal area but there wasn't any noise. Breakfast was great. A range of cereals, toast, fruit, waffles and some...More

Thank Deborah S
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 9 April 2018

Hello Deborah, Thank you for you positive feedback! We hope you will come back soon visit us, our Icelandic waffles are waiting to be eaten! :)

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here on our visit to Reykjavík, the main hotel where reception is located has some rooms and a little cafe then we were in a separate building across the road. The staff were very friendly and helpful, you can book tours/trips at reception....More

Thank Chloe2410
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 4 April 2018

Hello Chloe2410, thank you for you positive review! And thank you for the useful tips! They will be particularly useful for next guests :) We will be more than happy to have you back in our hotel once you will decide to coma back!

Reviewed 29 March 2018

This hotel provides a buffet breakfast every morning in the warm and cozy bar/dining area by the check-in desk. Everything you could want, and fresh - waffles, cereal grains, oranges, grapefruit, boiled eggs, bread for toasting (different kinds), crackers, ham, salami, cheese, fruit cup, coffee...More

1  Thank LoriJan19
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 4 April 2018

Hello LoriJan19, thank you for the positive and accurate review!! WE are happy you enjoyed your stay with us! And we appreciated you liked our warmth! Hope you will consider to visit us again once you will be back in Iceland for your next trip!...More

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Bar/Lounge
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US$164 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$164 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Arfles1949
7 May 2018|
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Response from Jean H | Reviewed this property |
No just breakfast. I think you can get beer in the evening. But, you are in the best spot ever for walking around to a nice place to eat.
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Deborah S
24 March 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
We don't provide fridges within the rooms but our guests can ask the reception to store their medicines in the staff´s fridge
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Traveler20141026
10 March 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
There is one dry-washing site you can go nearby. Its name is Úðafoss
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"Great views, ask for renovated room"
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"Since there is no elevator, travellers with heavy luggage should opt for lower floor rooms."
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"Keep in mind that there is no elevator."
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"If you have difficulty with steps, be sure to request a first floor room."
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