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Hotel Leifur Eiriksson

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
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“free hot drinks”(60 reviews)
“no lift”(84 reviews)
“great location”(286 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree hot drinksno liftgreat locationmain buildingopposite the churchnorthern lightscoffee and hot chocolatewaffle makerbeautiful churchtop floorblue lagoonshort breakbreadwet roommake your own wafflesbreakfast roombig church
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We stayed 2 nights in a double room. It was very cosy with a view of the Cathedral. The room was basic but that is all you want when adventuring round Iceland. The beds were comfortable and had plenty of room to put our bags/etc....More

1  Thank WillKirk21
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded April 9, 2018

Hello WillKirk21, thank you for the positive review! We all are happy you had a great stay at our hotel! Our position is our strong point, close to everything in the city's heart! Hope you will stay with us again once you will come back...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in a twin room. It was very cosy with a view of the Cathedral. The beds were comfortable. Our room above the communal area but there wasn't any noise. Breakfast was great. A range of cereals, toast, fruit, waffles and some...More

Thank Deborah S
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded April 9, 2018

Hello Deborah, Thank you for you positive feedback! We hope you will come back soon visit us, our Icelandic waffles are waiting to be eaten! :)

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here on our visit to Reykjavík, the main hotel where reception is located has some rooms and a little cafe then we were in a separate building across the road. The staff were very friendly and helpful, you can book tours/trips at reception....More

Thank Chloe2410
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded April 4, 2018

Hello Chloe2410, thank you for you positive review! And thank you for the useful tips! They will be particularly useful for next guests :) We will be more than happy to have you back in our hotel once you will decide to coma back!

Reviewed March 28, 2018

This hotel provides a buffet breakfast every morning in the warm and cozy bar/dining area by the check-in desk. Everything you could want, and fresh - waffles, cereal grains, oranges, grapefruit, boiled eggs, bread for toasting (different kinds), crackers, ham, salami, cheese, fruit cup, coffee...More

1  Thank LoriJan19
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded April 4, 2018

Hello LoriJan19, thank you for the positive and accurate review!! WE are happy you enjoyed your stay with us! And we appreciated you liked our warmth! Hope you will consider to visit us again once you will be back in Iceland for your next trip!...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018

We stayed 5 nites and loved this hotel! The staff were amazing, especially Faroog, Robert and Matori (sp?). All so helpful with reservations and information. Simple and very clean. We requested a room with a view of the church and had room 202. Awesome! Great...More

Thank Kathy7862
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded March 28, 2018

Hello Kathy, thank you for your positive review!! We are more than happy that you enjoyed your stay at hotel Leifur! We always try to meet the guest's needs. We will be more than happy to have with us next time you will decide to...More

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#14 Romantic Hotel in Reykjavik
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Arfles1949
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
No I don’t think they do any food other than breakfast, but there is a bar their and there are some great restaurants with in 100 metres of this place !
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Deborah S
March 23, 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
We don't provide fridges within the rooms but our guests can ask the reception to store their medicines in the staff´s fridge
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Traveler20141026
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
There is one dry-washing site you can go nearby. Its name is Úðafoss
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Room Tips
"Theres no lift. The hotel has 2 buildings the main building is manned 24/7, breakfast is served here as is..."
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"Request second or third floor looking at the church."
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"Great location but no lifts. Close to Bus stop 8 for tour pickups"
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"Rooms in main hotel are quieter. Cathedral bells switch off at 11 p.m. and start at 8 a.m."
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