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    Eric the Red Guesthouse

    Eiriksgata 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    Excellent stay @ Eric the Red, really helpful owners who could not do enough for us. Great location - in the shadow of the cathedral, 200yd walk to the town centre, but set in a really quiet neighbourhood. Good breakfast and set in a lovely...More

    Thank ronab27
    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here in June for four nights, left for four days and then came back for one night before leaving. We could not have been happier with the location, the guesthouse and the owners. The location was very central, within walking distance of all...More

    Thank Loheff
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    We stayed at Eric the Red in June 2017, doing the "stay over" thing with Icelandair from Western Canada. Overall we gave it a 5. Only down-sides might be the high price but that is Reykjavik for you. Value --- Price was equivalent to Cdn$225...More

    Thank energizer090
    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    The apartment was perfect for four of us: location close to everything, well equipped kitchen to prepare own breakfast and meals, comfortable bedrooms and and living area. Had everything we needed. As a big bonus we had the kindest and most helpful hostess and host....More

    1  Thank Aila K
    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    good B&B with interesting artwork on the walls, decent sized-rooms, comfortable beds and good en suite bathroom. The young lady welcoming the guests was extremely helpful and nice. Perfect location right behind Hallgrimur church, 5 minutes from main street and restaurants. Breakfast was OK. Good...More

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    • US$139 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 7
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    Debra P
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from jan h | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure but the owner is a tour guide herself and has lots of contacts and knowledge.
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    MandyWestSussex
    13 August 2016|
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    Response from WLS227 | Reviewed this property |
    There were no safes but the rooms do lock and you must have a key to enter the building.
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    Caroline T
    6 August 2016|
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    Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
    Our room had a private bathroom with no windows- when we were upgraded to the holiday apartment it was the same. Great place to stay. 😃
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    "we were on top floor which would recommend as soundproofing between flats was apparently not great - although..."
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    "Book directly with Eric the Red for the best available rates and you'll also be directly liasing with the..."
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    "We stated in back of house which was extremely quiet"
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    "room with en suite bathroom facing garden"
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