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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lodging is very basic but would be perfect for those who just wants a neat and accessible place to sleep. I have a reserved a single room but was given a room with two beds across the kithcen/dining room and bathroom. The bus hub is on the corner side. This hub is for public and tour buses. Laugavegur street...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The location of this guesthouse is great, right in the center of Reykjavik, just around the corner from the main street. We had requested a twin room, we were given a double with 2 single blankets. The room was pretty spacious and always nice and warm. We had a sink in the room but were across the hall from 2...

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Toronto,Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This was my second stay at a hostel. We booked the 12 bed mixed dorm as we were staying in Reykjavik for one night and just needed a place to rest our heads. The location and the outside of the hostel look nice but do not be fooled. The bathrooms, kitchen and common areas were dirty. When we got to...

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Thank shammystar101
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Very basic accomodation in good location near to the city center. The rooms are small but clean. We had a double room without bathroom. The toilet and the shower were in the floor. We didn't have breakfast. The service is good we arrived in the middle of the night and everythingh was OK.I think it's good for a short stay.

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Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

More than a dozen rooms share 3 toilets and 2 showers... It gets crowded and dirty quickly in the evening... The showers are in poor repair as well. The room are small, not well clean and extremely noisy. Each room is separated by the next one by a plastic partition that doesn't muffle the sounds. Our one was next to...

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Thank BlueBoyTX
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The accommodation is basic if you want a central base in Reykjvick and just need a place to crash for a sleep. Staff were helpful and the 3rd floor was kept clrean and tidy. The common area ok and the lift to the floor a bonus. Its a pity the locals & visitors treat the path outside the building for...

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Thank AussieDiver53
Wien, Österreich
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The guesthouse is situated in central Reykjavík in the shopping street. Since hotels in Iceland are really expensive, this one is no exception. For 90€ a night you get a small, clean room with two beds. Showers and toilets are outside in the hallway. It's okay if you just want a clean place to sleep but if you want something...

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Thank lilla2212
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Kitchen for making light meals; accessible with elevator and some rooms have private bath. Extremely helpful staff. Deal on breakfast buffett in restaurant downstairs. Many visitors from all over the world. Safe, convenient and welcoming.

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 25 July 2016

For the money, my friends and I thought this place was totally fine. The bathrooms were always clean, the kitchen area as well. The room was plenty big for four people and the sink was a bonus. This is very hostel like, but considering the price of things in Reykjavik - we were pleased. We stayed four nights in total...

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Cloquet, Minnesota, Usa
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I can't say enough about the guest services here! So helpful and accommodating! They emailed me 2 days before arriving to confirm everything and gave me a final price, which was lower than what I booked for, score! We were a group of 16 traveling together and had 4 rooms and all the rooms were clean, with plenty of space...

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"Guesthouse 101" is located in the City Center of Reykjavik. We offer friendly and personal atmosphere with modern, fresh, and spacious rooms. Choose from single, double, triple or family sized rooms, all with wash-basins and comfortable beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 101 Guesthouse

Address: Laugavegur 101, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Miõborg
Price Range: €75 - €135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — 101 Guesthouse 1*
Number of rooms: 16
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