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. The building has 4 floors and there is no elevator.

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

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Eco-tourism
  • Culture
  • Socialising

Green rating



Suggest to Include breakfast in the price. Liked that wifi was available in the room. Signal was strong. Like common mini fridge available on floor. Very convenient.


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Wed 07 Oct 2015

Travel tips...

Where next?

Shopping area and the meeting point of day tour.

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Thu 08 Jan 2015

Where next?

Ring Road! Thorsmork

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Sun 21 Jun 2015