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Guesthouse Galtafell

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Pets Allowed
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsjelly bellytower roomthe main househelpful ownershelpful in every wayshared bathroomperfect place to stayguest housespacious apartmentten minute walkclose to townstay there againstreet parkingdowntown reykjavikthe busenjoyed our staysmall kitchen
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We could not have been more comfortable, great location near all the main attractions and importantly in an area that was quiet at night. Our apartment had everything we needed and was well serviced each day( we stayed 5 nights).

2  Thank Carl B
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Guesthouse is only a 10-minute walk to central Reykjavik's restaurants and other attractions, and that's what we spent most of our time doing. The owner goes out of his way to make you feel welcome and contribute to making connections at the breakfast table...More

3  Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 25 June 2017

If you read kansasrod's review, he lists many of the same PROs that I would list as well. We had an outside room with an en suite bathroom. The room was small but clean and bright. The cat came to greet us when we arrived...More

2  Thank mavricktoo
Reviewed 20 June 2017

For us the Pros far outweigh the Cons and we SHALL return. But... PRO -- compare the price and find this to be a good deal PRO -- this goes for breakfast; purchased for 1750 ISK (about $17.50 when we visited) which seems expensive until...More

3  Thank kansasrod
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent location, fresh Cosy bedrooms, would be excellent if it was not for a very bad breakfast offer. Recommend staying here but having breakfast somewhere else. The hosts were very welcoming and we even got smaller pillows when requested.

3  Thank Anna L
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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
US$151 - US$410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$151 - US$410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
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tunsh
15 October 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is
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tunsh
15 October 2017|
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Response from kansasrod | Reviewed this property |
Yes. And you can ask for more if needed.
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Mayangelo007
7 January 2017|
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Response from Galtafell | Property representative |
Hi, Yes there is a small refrigerator in the rooms best regards Thorey
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"One-bed suites are very roomy and ours had two bathrooms (Room4)"
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"Maybe stay in the basement apartments. No cutting through breakfast room when you shower!"
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"Each room is a little different and should ask -- read Pros and Cons above"
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"One with en suite facilities."
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