Reykjavik Downtown Hostel

Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik, Iceland, Distance from city centre: 0.3km

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Rating: 83%from 8 reviews

  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 87%Location
  • 77%Value for money
  • 85%Facilities
Downtown Reykjavik. ***Award winning, ECO labeled hostel, modern, comfortable and welcoming***

• Downtown Reykjavik. ***Award winning, ECO labeled hostel, modern, comfortable and welcoming***
• Fantastic, helpful staff available 24 hours a day.
• FREE WIFI. Surf in bed or in our lounge.
• Ecological and fair-trade drinks from our Café, served to both locals and travelers.
• Excellent facilities, fully equipped guest kitchen, cozy lounges, laundry and large, shiny showers.
• Spacious 4 and 10 bedded dorm rooms, with lockers and private facilities. Family rooms for up to 5 persons and double rooms with shared and private facilities.
• Bookable local excursions at our tour desk including free pick up.
• Bike and car rentals, movie nights and special events.

Check out events, photo galleries, discounts and special offers on our Face book Page!

Prices shown are HI membership prices.
Membership cards can be purchased upon arrival.

Linen is not included, can be rented though.
Use of own sleeping-bag is allowed.


Opening hours:
The hostel is open 24 hours, all year around.
Reception open: 08:00 - 24:00. Night security.

Check in is any time after 14:00.
Check out is before 10:00.

FREE luggage storage on arrival and departure.
Long-term storage available.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport transfers
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Card phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Not Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non Smoking
  • Parking
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Prices shown are HI membership prices.
Membership cards can be purchased upon arrival.

Linen is not included, can be rented though.
Use of own sleeping-bag is allowed.

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Airport: Transportation from the airport is via the FlyBus, a service which connects with every incoming flight and delivers you to our doorstep. A return service is available as well, and can be arranged the day before your departure from the hostel reception.

Bus Central Station: 10-15 min by foot along the lake.
From \'Hofudborgarstofa\' - the Information Center downtown: 100m walk up the street.

Located Near

The Hostel is located in one of the city's most historically rich neighborhoods, a short stroll from the old harbor, and in the heart of the old 'village.' All of the city's major attractions are easily accessible by foot, including it's museums, galleries, shopping, restaurants, pubs and music venues.

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