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    Forsaela Apartmenthouse

    Grettisgata, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 86 reviews

    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    Great apartment centrally located in Reykjavik. We stayed in one of the apartments inside the blue house. It was neat, clean, cozy, and very warm! Best of all, it was central to everything we needed. If you turn right, it was one block from a...More

    Thank dpwarrior24
    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    Just a wonderful and original early 1900's apartment house exactly in the area you need to stay .....Great for a short break or even a business trip! Main street just 1 minute away yet you feel you are staying in a quite sleepy suburb. So...More

    Thank 82Roryb
    Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Rory, Thank you for your wonderful words of appreciation, emphasising the quality of Forsaela environment and location. "Great for a short break or even a business trip!" We will be looking forward to welcoming you again! With kind regards, Hlin and Siggi

    Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

    Beautiful, cosy apartment in central Reykjavik. Hiln and her partner waited up to greet us at 1.30am after our late flight. They couldn't do enough to help. Recommended routes and places to visit on our trip round Iceland. Delightful hosts. Would definitely stay here again...More

    Thank mrtribbings
    Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 15 January 2017

    Dear friends of Forsaela, Thank you for taking time to write a wonderful review. Me and Siggi are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciated our recommendation on routes and places to visit on you tour around Iceland....More

    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    Despite our arriving at midnight our hosts waited up and kindly welcomed us to the apartment, they could not have been more helpful and welcoming. The apartment is right in the centre of town, very warm and comfortable and has everything you would need including...More

    Thank Ruth N
    Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 15 January 2017

    Dear Ruth, It was a pleasure to welcome you and to have you as our guests. Thank you for your kind words of appreciation. We will be looking forward to welcome you again. All the best, Hlin and Siggi

    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    We (the two of us) had a truly wonderful stay here, in our little, cute, authentic apartment, at the beginning of November 2016. Hlin is a gracious host, incredibly helpful, also thanks to her extensive experience being a tour guide. You really get the impression...More

    Thank Harald W
    Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 15 January 2017

    Dear Harald, Thank you for taking time to write a review that is both detailed and concise. I truly appreciate your words "You really get the impression you're getting a quite authentic Icelandic experience staying in one of her comfortable apartments." These words together with...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$218 - US$576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Miõborg
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    14 March 2016|
    Response from kasper07 | Property representative |
    I'm sorry for replying late to your request. We provide a baby crib and high chair for children staying in our one bedroom apartment. With kind regards, Hlin
    11 July 2015|
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    Response from Hlin G | Property representative |
    The one bedroom apartments of Forsaela, are completely independent. There are three apartments in the house, each of which has a private bathroom and a private well equipped kitchen. In another house next door within the... More
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    "I understand their are 3 apartments which vary by number of beds so chose accordingly"
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    "Visit the local swimming pool a two minute walk from Forsaela with its steam room and outdoor 42C hot tub."
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    "All apartments are great and they are surprisingly quiet for downtown Reykjavik."
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    "be on time with your reservation"
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