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Located on the 3rd and 4th floors, the Reykjavik Hostel offers upscale dormitory style accommodation. The beds are custom made to be absolutely noise free and feature the colors of Reykjavík with their colorful corrugated iron underside. The spacious rooms offer ample space with seating areas, large lockers for every guest and black out curtains to help ensure your good night sleep during Iceland’s famous midnight sun. The beds are made up with quality linens, bed sheets, duvets and pillows. We do not accept sleeping bags. Hostel guests have access to all the facilities such as food service, bar with a happy hour and lounges. Two guest-kitchens provide a place to cook, relax and meet other travelers.


  • Free wireless internet throughout the building
  • Restricted access for your added security
  • Large lockers under every bed
  • Breakfast menu from 7:30am till 10:30am
  • Happy hour daily from 4pm till 8pm
  • Knowledgeable staff is available 24 hours a day
  • Tour booking and reservation with pickup from the front door
  • International phone calls from the reception
  • A comfortable dormitory bed, made up with fresh linens
  • Fully stocked kitchens with a dishwasher
  • Free luggage storage for as long as you like
  • Free soap and shampoo in the showers
  • Personal cleaning of your clothes provided at a charge
  • Towels are available at a charge




We are located in downtown Reykjavik’s East side, a short stroll from just about everything.

Transportation to and from the Reykjavik International Airport (in Keflavik) is quick and easy. By airport shuttle or by private taxi, it will take you about 50 minutes to reach the downtown area. Both the shuttle and the taxi can be arranged prior to your visit by letting our booking department know of your needs at If you are booking from our website, be sure to choose the Airport Express extra during checkout.

Parking is available via paid street parking, or in a nearby parking garage.

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