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    Kex Hostel

    Skulagata 28, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good34%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bed dorm” (41 reviews)
    “free earplugs” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    Loft HI Hostel
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    1 - 5 of 666 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I spent 4 nights in Kex Hotel with my family. Good point : sanitaries and showers are clean. But so many bad points : - Few showers and many people = a long line each time to take a shower - Everything is noisy :...More

    Thank Thomas J
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I stayed at KEX for one night in June in a 16 bed dorm. There weren't enough lock boxes, so I had so sleep with my backpack in my bed with me. I realized too, that there was no top sheet, so I slept with...More

    Thank llilly20
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    With a cool bar in the reception area you would think this hostel is going to be fun. Kex is the same as every other hostel in that it has huge dorms without individual charging points by beds and shared bathrooms. Unfortunately it does not...More

    Thank Rosie R
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed in a 10-bed mixed dorm, which was quite minimalistic, there were some strange food items left over on the table in the room from previous travellers, infact mold!! This scared us a lot, but the rest of our stay was great. The reception...More

    Thank MaudEple
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a very popular hostel. It was booked out , we couldn't stay but went to have a drink there and some food. Very cool place. As previous reviewers said it was an old biscuit factory. The reception restaurant and bar are all in...More

    1  Thank Jackie C
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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Location
    • Iceland >
    • Capital Region >
    • Reykjavik >
    • Miõborg
    • Also Known As
    • Kex Hotel
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    Traveller (372)
    Room & Suite (193)
    Dining (87)
    Hotel & Grounds (327)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Bathroom (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Miranda A
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from chpridmore | Reviewed this property |
    When i stayed there, there was one socket per double bunk bed. But there were other plugs around the room by the desk too
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    wlke
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Nonstop4 | Reviewed this property |
    Please contact Kex Hostel directly since I do not know the rates for the hostel. I know there were rooms with private bathrooms unfortunately those were booked when we where there. The rooms had locks and also individual... More
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    katkyy
    24 January 2017|
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    Response from Hannah M | Reviewed this property |
    Of course, any accommodation will usually let you do this and if your room is ready when you do get there early, a really good accommodation provider will let you into the room too.
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    Room Tips
    "Don't take the 319 room !!"
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    "4-6 bed dorms bedding & towel included"
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    "Cook dinner early unless you want to wait 1 hour to boil your pasta water"
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    "Great location."
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