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AR Guesthouse

61 reviews
Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (4)
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good27%
  • Average35%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
21 Jan 2016
“Kicked out in the middle of our stay”
18 Aug 2015
“Messy with reservations and not tidy enough”
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 January 2016

We were woken one morning by the police. We were told that we needed to leave immediately as there was not a proper license for the establishment. The owner did not offer an apology. I would not recommend anyone I know to stay here.

Thank Keely S
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We stayed there on two occasions, at the beginning and at the end of our trip. Both times our reservation was changed and we where upgraded to a private apartment. However, in the first one there where a lot of tools and stuff in the...More

Thank virear1981
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Booked AR Guesthouse for 7 nights as our base in Iceland. Everything was going fine until we got a knock on the door from a police officer at 7:30 am on our 4th morning staying there. We instructed that we had to leave immediately as...More

25  Thank Hugh O
Reviewed 19 June 2015

The positive side is that it's about 10 minutes walk from the city centre and the staff is very friendly. Rooms are in two different building. The building we were in was a repurposed student flat and the bathroom was of average cleanliness.

Thank coccomatt
Reviewed 14 June 2015

If you get a cheap deal for this guesthouse, it's perfectly fine for a night or two. Good: - 5 minute walk to the nice harbour and a good location in the old part of Reykjavik - friendly and helpful reception staff - a nice...More

1  Thank Anna R
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"Some rooms are terrible and others are quite good. It's a lottery. Complain if you're not satisfied."
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"Make sure you get a room on the top floor. ours was beside reception and was very noisey with people coming..."
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"Put up a big sign that says 'Reception' so we know where to find it, good system for late arrivals..."
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"We had a room in the first house, the reviews on the second house seem bad so maybe try and get one in the..."
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