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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a private room with a friend and it was clean and comfortable. Didn't break the bank. The Free Coffee and free parking were life savers. Met lots of people in the communal kitchen, and the walk wasn't too far from downtown. Wish there was more around. It was a little exhausting having to walk 25 min every time we...

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Sandpoint, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

Conveniently located, clean and the nicest people running the place. Was a great way to save on accommodations and use that money for great meals around town! Book early to get a nice private room with shared bath!

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are stairs up to the front door and the guesthouse has no elevator. Because Reykjavik uses hyrdo-thermal heat, our room was toasty to the point of opening a window, even though it was winter weather. The room, on the first floor, had 2 twin beds, a closet, sink and a mirror. The bathroom was located directly across the hall....

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L'Orignal, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Two nights in Reykjavik at the igdlo. Room on 1st floor, next to bathhroom. Very clean, quite and felt welcomed. No luxury here, small single room, no cable on TV, shared bathroom ( but sink in rooms), so relatively inexpensive for the superb location. Less than 10 minutes walk from bus station and the cathedral. Basic but good buffet breakfast...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

So, Igdlo. I had no idea what to expect, and the photographs I saw didn't really do this place a lot of justice. As a couple with a small amount of disposable income, my girlfriend and I had to think realistically when it came to booking accommodation in this incredibly expensive country. After browsing for a few nights after work,...

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3Thank Gregofdeath
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to stay at a reasonable price, Iceland can be expensive and I was worried when we booked here that it may be cold or uncomfortable. Not the case, the rooms aren't with frills but nothing beats coming to a lovely cosy room after exploring in Iceland countryside. There are cooking facilities which are great because eating out...

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1Thank Natalie G
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Just 5 walk away from the church on the hill . My room was perfect for one and the bed so comfortable . I really need a coffee in the morning .They had free coffee , tea and hot chocolate etc . The kitchen is very well stocked so you can prepare , cook and refrigerate food . Shower room...

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1Thank fawkey1
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Clean, friendly and always had parking outside. You would assume it would be very loud being beside a busy road. I barely heard any cars. The bathrooms were always very clean. There was free shampoo and body wash in the shower room which was so helpful- as I had forgot to bring some and it is very expensive to buy...

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1Thank Blonde2014
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I liked that there was a espresso maker and community kitchen with fridge space and a small dining room available. The rooms were clean and fresh. My son liked the bunk beds. The location is walking distance to the main church, but close to a busy street, not that we heard the traffic. Our room was in the basement, which...

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1Thank Justinkleinman
St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Excellent place to stay! Very good location - 15 min on foot from bus terminal, 10 min to the city center , 30 min on foot to the highway for hitchhiking ! Good signal of WiFi in each floor. Very convenient kitchen. Also there are free tea and coffee - it's AWESOME! Very friendly staff. Nice interior design. Good price...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Igdlo Guesthouse

Address: Gunnarsbraut 46, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: €77 - €176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Try and avoid the 2nd floor where the kitchen is because it gets loud”
 of 5 bubbles 648giselles, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Had a balcony - but it was too cold and wet to use”
 of 5 bubbles Blonde2014, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“On the second floor, not basement.”
 of 5 bubbles Justinkleinman, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you are avoiding taxi from Airport (very costly) and using bus this is the place to be”
 of 5 bubbles manish1chandr, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“aks for a room in the upper floors!”
 of 5 bubbles Jrondelle, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
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