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Reviewed 2 January 2017

I stayed at the cosy and quirky Kex Hostel for 4 nights over New Years (29 Dec - 02 Jan). It is located right across from the bay in Reykjavik, a stones throw away from the iconic Sun Voyager sculpture and Harpa concert hall. Its...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

I was very happy with the easy-going atmosphere at KEX hostel. Everyone was so nice, open and helpful. I was only staying for one night and everything was very easy to access and even the built-in bar is a nice place to spend some time...More

Thank GermanHanna
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Kex hostel with friends for 4 nights over Christmas. While nothing in Iceland can really be called 'budget' this is your best bet for a cheaper form of accommodation. The hostel itself is in a great location walking distance from town and...More

Thank Abbie Y
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Kex for one night while in Reykjavik. The outside of it isn't overly sign posted so we actually drove right passed it! When you go up stairs you immediately feel the chilled vibe. It has such a great set up with book...More

Thank kimrux
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Kex is really an incredible hotel with plenty of room on the floors, multiple bathrooms, and even a bar downstairs! (Which gets super busy) oh, and a barber 😂) great hostel, would highly recommend - everyone is super friendly and enjoyable

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26 May 2018|
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Response from Greg G | Reviewed this property |
100% safe. I would safe Iceland is probably one of the safest countries in the world. Very expensive, but extremely safe!!
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1 August 2017|
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Response from bnmotion | Reviewed this property |
Double and they do organise airport pickup plus many daily tours etc
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"OH and if you can score a room on the bay side as the views are spectacular and are a bit quieter as the..."
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"Try no pick a room close to toilet or kitchen."
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"4-6 bed dorms bedding & towel included"
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