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    Eric the Red Guesthouse

    Eiriksgata 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (130)
    Room & Suite (52)
    Dining (18)
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “homemade bread” (21 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Airport Transportation
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    Edda & Runar made you feel like you was part of their family and were helpful in always to make your stay perfect. Located close to everything for walking distance. The breakfast was good with lots of nice things to eat each morning. All the...More

    1  Thank Phil A
    Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

    My son and I simply loved this guesthouse located in a very convenient and quiet neighborhood in Reykjavik. We were delighted by the room, comfortable beds, cozy and art filled home and best of all, wonderfully friendly hosts (including a truly charming cat we fell...More

    3  Thank Jane T
    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    I stayed in this guesthouse as a solo traveller and I really liked it. The location is ideal beside the big church, it is easy to find a short stroll to the main shopping street. The cat was cute, the breakfast was nice and the...More

    1  Thank navangirl86
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    Warm house with interesting art work and extremely warm welcome from hosts, Edda and Runar. Extremely comfortable bed and room; great shower (with geothermal hot water!); tasty breakfasts with wide range of items offered including home baked breads (Edda is a fantastic cook). Centrally located...More

    1  Thank sallywk
    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    It's close to the center of Reykjavik without being so close you get all the noise. In fact, it's right across the street from the famous church, Hallgrimskirkja. Within walking distance all the great restaurants, budget and high-end. The hostess, Edda, is so nice! And...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$117 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Reykjavik
    • Also Known As
    • Erik The Red Guesthouse Hotel
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    Traveller (130)
    Room & Suite (52)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (77)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Questions & Answers
    Debra P
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from jan h | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure but the owner is a tour guide herself and has lots of contacts and knowledge.
    13 August 2016|
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    Response from WLS227 | Reviewed this property |
    There were no safes but the rooms do lock and you must have a key to enter the building.
    Caroline T
    5 August 2016|
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    Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
    Our room had a private bathroom with no windows- when we were upgraded to the holiday apartment it was the same. Great place to stay. 😃
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