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    Reykjavik Backpackers

    Laugavegur 28, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (27)
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good38%
    • Average27%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
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    All reviews great location staff were really helpful visit reykjavik hostel nightlife
    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    You can't beat the location - on the main tourist street with easy access from the bus terminal. Check in easy and smooth but it is located in the back of the main floor restaurant; we stayed for 3 nights (and did not have any...More

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    Reviewed 16 July 2015

    This place was great, very clean and bright. On the week ends there was a little bit of noise because of the bars in the area but it was fine ones the window was closed. The service was very good. The people wire very nice...More

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    Reviewed 4 July 2015

    The location of this hostel is ideal. Unfortunately nothing else was. It was dirty, loud, disorganised and staff were unhelpful. Due to system errors on their part I was moved twice, once without notice, so I came back late one night after a day out...More

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    Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here in July with my father and sister on a dive trip. Don't get me wrong the place is clean enough, the staff are nice but the place is just run like a disaster. We booked 4 nights a month in advance. When we...More

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    Reviewed 29 June 2015

    I've stayed here two years running for short periods while in Reykjavik. This is a wonderfully central location on the main drag, Laugarvegur with lots of nearby bars and restaurants. Unless you dont mind frenetic partying and lots of noise, try and stay here on...More

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    Response from Reykjavik B, Receptionist at Reykjavik Backpackers

    Hi there and thank you for staying with us here at Reykjavík Backpackers. Thank you for your kind and honest review! We completely agree with you regarding the common rooms that are not in use at the moment but they are scheduled to re-open soon....More

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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    sophie_watson
    Hi, Hope someone can help? We have just booked a swim up family room but are confused as to how it is set up as the floor plan looks different to the gallery pictures. Is the sleeping arrangements a double bedroom then sofa beds in the living room or is it all one room?
    13 April 2015|
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    Response from Vilhjalmur101 |
    Hi Sophie. I think you may be directing your question the wrong way. We have no family rooms. Only double rooms with shared bathroom and dormitories for either 4, 6 or 8 people.
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    "Enjoy yourself"
    Rocken100, over a year agoRead review
    "2nd and 4th floors have wifi- third floor does not."
    Katie B, over a year agoRead review
    "Rooms at the back are apparently quieter"
    Phil C, over a year agoRead review
    "If you're on the top floor expect other guests in the kitchen and balcony until about midnight. Not..."
    flijten, over a year agoRead review
    "4th floor has good wifi and the kitchen"
    Alexandra A, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay in the main building if you want good wifi"
    Aaron C, over a year agoRead review
    "probably higher floors are better as the noisy bar would not disturb then so much"
    mopsik111, over a year agoRead review
    "if you have a lot of baggage, ask for the second floor!!!!!!!!"
    Rafa V, over a year agoRead review
    "There isn't much to be gained from staying in a larger room apart from cost savings - they're too..."
    MOK_MOK_MOK, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for a room at the back and take your own towel, maybe a bikini for a private shower."
    jjd23, over a year agoRead review
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