Reykjavík Downtown hostel is nestled in a quiet street just a stone’s throw from the lively harbour area, in the heart of downtown Reykjavík, and minutes from most of Reykjavík’s bars, clubs, cafes and restaurants.

The hostel boasts spacious 4 and 10 bed dorms, family rooms for up to 5 people, and double rooms with shared or private facilities. There’s free Wi-Fi in all rooms and lounges, free computer access, a book exchange, coffee bar and free movie nights and music events on a regular basis.

Whether you want to go glacier walking, lava caving, do the Golden Circle tour, visit the National Museum of Iceland or see the majesty of the northern lights, Reykjavík Downtown hostel is the perfect place to stay.

What travellers think...

Green rating



Very friendly and helpful staff. Good location, walking distance to city center, yet in a quiet neighborhood. Great value. Would recommend.


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Wed 09 Apr 2014

I really enjoyed my stay. The room was very clean and secure. The staff was exceptionally helpful and efficient. The location was perfect; so close to shops, restaurants, and attractions. The price was reasonable and the coffee was excellent.


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Thu 03 Apr 2014