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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were a party of 6 that stayed at Alex right before our flight. We got back from our tour around 10pm that night and had a flight out at 7:40 so we took a 5:30 and 5:45 shuttle. Tip: Shuttles only have room for 8 people and because we checked in so late others have already signed up for... More 

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Isle of Arran, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent one night at the end of a 7 day holiday. Both my wife and I really enjoyed our stay, reception staff were great, thanks for the pick up from car rental and the free shuttle to the airport - even got a heads up on Northern Lights right side window from the driver. Well stocked kitchen and spotlessly clean... More 

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was booking the triple room for a layover option for my friends and I for the next morning's flight to Amsterdam from Keflavik at 6 AM and they are nothing but helpful to us. We had to return our car to the car rental place and they are willing to pick us up from the car rental despite us... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place is a decent budget choice if you need to stay near the airport. The rooms are clean and comfortable and it is well equipped with self catering kitchen, free drop offs at the airport, decent showers, friendly staff, a small shop. Rooms are very good value and include breakfast.

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Orlando
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff. My room had a sink, window, desk, tile floors, desk lamp and bedside table, twin beds. Showers and w/c close by. Breakfast served starting at 4:30. Shuttle to and from airport. Busy street on one side, departure runway opposite.

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Brit in US
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Basic, clean and near airport. FYI: If they put in room #122 or #124 immediately ask for a different room these are a) next door to the guest kitchen, b) at the foot of a main staircase and c) angled so the outdoor spotlight near the main entrance shines right through the windows (the curtains are way too thin to... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I stayed in cabin 19 of Alex's guest house for 1 short night. My flight arrived at 1:40am and my connecting flight left a few hours later at 10:30am. They have a 24/7 shuttle service, a call is sufficient and they pick you up from the meeting point inside the KEF airport. The shuttle ride itself is only 5min, but... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Pros: The airport pickup was great (you meet him at big orange 'meeting place' sign). The room was clean and basic with a nice bed. And it turns out breakfast is epic -- there is meat and cheese and coffee and cereal... I'm surprised they don't advertise this more as it's good value. Cons: not a lot of walk-ability, but... More 

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Montreal
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34 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

My husband and I stayed here for an overnight in mid June after arriving on a flight arriving around midnight. Our plan was to leave early the next day with a rental car towards Vik. I was apprehensive about a shared bathroom down the hall. This place was perfect for our limited needs. Alex Guesthouse offers a free shuttle service... More 

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Chatou, France
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33 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed on night before a flight early in the morning. The place is convenient especially because it is near to the airport (5mn by car) and the guesthouse is providing free transportation from 4:30 to the airport. It is also close to restaurants outside. If needed à kitchen is available to prepare own meals. My quadruple room was basically... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Alex Guesthouse

Address: Adalgata 60 | Aðalgata 60, Keflavik 230, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Southern Peninsula > Keflavik
Price Range: $100 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Alex Guesthouse 1*
Number of rooms: 48
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“ground floor near reception desk, less distance to haul luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles davidcX6251LP, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you're a light sleeper, ask for a room away from kitchen, stairs and main entrance”
 of 5 bubbles Chilaili, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get one not in a shed if you want to risk it!”
  • Unclean Sheets
  • Hair in the bed
 of 5 bubbles 89emilyt, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go for the bungalows, very private!”
 of 5 bubbles 1SunLovingCouple, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“try to be near one of the washrooms”
 of 5 bubbles EEM88, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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