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Hotel Leifur Eiriksson

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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“free hot drinks”(61 reviews)
“no lift”(84 reviews)
“great location”(296 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree hot drinksno liftgreat locationmain buildingopposite the churchnorthern lightscoffee and hot chocolatewaffle makerbeautiful churchtop floorblue lagoonbreadshort breakwet roommake your own wafflesbreakfast roombig church
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent five nights here in July and loved the central location. You can always find your way back because it's across from bus stop 8 and the National Cathedral, the rooms are small but the beds were comfortable. The bathrooms are small as well...More

Thank steve r
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Room was small and not noted for its decor. Breakfast was available but limited choice. As for the wifi only in the main building. The only thing that made our stay more pleasing was the reception staff were friendly and very helpful. Hotel directly across...More

Thank AngryAxes
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 3 days ago

Hello AndryAxes, thank you for having being our guest! We hope that you enjoyed your stay even if the room wasn´t so big: the hotel is in a historical building so our rooms cannot be so big! About the wifi I guess there was a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I stayed here after a long and adventurous hike. This hotel has a superb location i.e. close to the bus stop and to downtown. The staff was very helpful and the most friendly. The hotel is family owned and the staff takes...More

Thank Thomas C
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

Hello Thomas! Thank you for your positive review! We are more than happy that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Leifur! We are waiting for you next time you would like to come visit us :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

I totally agree with Jeremy C 's comment! I looked at the pictures of this hotel and booked this hotel, however, when i stayed in there, i found out it is a problematic hotel! First of all, when we ask the staff to keep our...More

2  Thank Ken K
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ken, We are sorry that you didn't enjoyed your stay by us! Just I want to say some words on this: we keep luggage in the place you had your luggage stored too because it is safe and always looked by a reception staff....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is in the best location in Reykjavik. That being said, the rooms are mediocre. They need updated. The bathroom in our particular room was very small and neither of us liked it. The bed was pretty basic and the room itself was pretty...More

1  Thank Jeremy C
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jeremy, thank you for having being to our hotel ! We are sorry that you didn't liked too much your room. We were all the time available to talk about this and find a solution if possible. We are waiting for you next time...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$157 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Arfles1949
6 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
23 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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Room Tips
"choose a bigger hotel with at least a lift"
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"There is no elevator so keep that in mind when choosing a room."
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"Low floors if climbing stairs are a problem."
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"a room on the first or second floors to avoid climbing the stairs"
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