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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The house is nice, the rooms also and they are very clean, there are shared bathrooms and in the kitchen there is always tea, coffee and some cereals. If you are in the house next door, breakfast with fresh bread is at the blue house. Free wifi is also provided. The location is great, a small park just behind the...

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BlueHouseIceland, Owner at Blue House, responded to this review

Dear Cani, thank you for your review. I am happy to announce we installed new door locks and it is improved now :)

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff and good value for money in Reykjavik. The place was very clean and the breakfast excellent. Great location and bus stop nearby for easy access to main parts of Reykjavik. Would definitely stay here again and would recommend to anyone.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I booked my three-night stay at the Blue House B&B when I saw the great reviews on TripAdvisor, and I was absolutely not disappointed. The house is really cute and well taken care of. The owner, Zeno, wasn't there to greet me when I arrived, but left detailed instructions on how I could get into the house. Once he did...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at the Blue House B&B, I pretty love this place. Started with the owner entertained his guest with a key and room hunting game, was surprised that my 'Interpol' room was so lovely and comfy, a shared bathroom was clean and well equipped, the most I loved was kitchen and D.I.Y. breakfast. It allowed flexibility with variety...

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Planned to stay here for one day upon arriving in Iceland. Stayed in the Bungalow and immediately felt right at home. This converted garage is quite warm and cozy and we immediately hit it off with some fellow travelers staying in the other Bungalow room. Our host made sure we had everything we needed to ensure we knew where we...

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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

The biggest thing that I liked about it because we booked it the day of was one, the super flexible check in time (everywhere else has a strict check in time of after 2pm) and the how laid back it is. Awesome house, also the owner is super nice. Definitely cheaper than the ones closer to town and you can...

Thank Daric G
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

This 2 part guesthouse is a little outside of the city center but is walking distance to the beautiful seaside and a field that offers a panoramic view of the city and water. I watched the norther lights on this field! Zeno is a wonderful host and does amazing work making the guesthouse look stylish and cozy!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We stayed in the Blue House for 5 nights and had an enjoyable stay. Really nice breakfast with freshly baked bread,selection of jams and meats. Bedroom was modern and nicely decorated,bed very comfy. The owner and staff were most welcoming and took time to chat to us and recommend places to eat and things to see. The local swimming pool...

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Reviewed 23 February 2016

We stayed here our last night in Iceland. It was short but sweet. We arrived late at night and left early in the morning. It was very nice and cozy. The room was warm when we walked in which was really nice after a long day of driving and site seeing in cold, very windy conditions. The beds were very...

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

My friend and I stayed 4 nights at the start of February and had a lovely stay. Owner and staff were very friendly and helpful and the room was comfortable. Lovely freshly baked bread for breakfast everyday and the location was perfect for us just outside of the tourist hub of Reykjavik. There is a bus that takes you in/out...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peacefully set on Seltjarnarnes Peninsula, Blue House B&B with it's surrounding properties is a 5 minutes' drive from central Reykjavik. Renovated in 2015, it offers free high speed Wi-Fi, a shared kitchen and bright, simple tastefully decorated rooms with a Smart TV. This B&B is particularly popular amongst individual travellers hunting northern lights in the capital area due to it's location, which is far away from mass turism but yet close enough to downtown Reykjavik A desk, a wardrobe and a Netflix TV are standard in Blue House's rooms. Toilets and showers are shared, except for our Apartments. Additionally we have an apartment and the Yellow house close by. The views of the rooms can include: Esja Mountain, Snaefellsnes Volcano/Glacier, Valhúsabraut Park, Grotta Lighthouse and the peninsula's Seaview with beach. After office hours guest are provided with self check-in information which enables you to arrive at any time. We provide a daily self-service continental Breakfast with home baked bread if included in your rate. Upon request we will meet you for breakfast and help you with your further travelplanning. Popular nearby leisure options include northern light/bird watching, cycling and hiking. The public outdoor geothermal swimming pool is only a 5 minutes walk away and highly recommended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue House

Address: Valhusabraut 19 | Seltjarnarnes, Reykjavik 170, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: €102 - €503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Personally, the triple room (where I stayed) provided some of the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles Foodiealwaysandever, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Call if you have questions. He was very responsive and helpful. I plan to visit again.”
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“Best views, rabbits”
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“The "Green House" is perfect for a little group of friends traveling together.”
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“Stayed in Grotto which had double bed plus small lounge area which had sofa bed”
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