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Athena Guesthouse

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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • 29 Aug 2016
    “Super clean and quiet”
  • 3 Aug 2016
    “Tidy, good value, and includes breakfast ”
Vidimelur 40, Reykjavik 107 Iceland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Kitchenette
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Super clean. The guesthouse is near downtown 20 minute walking time. The rooms are small but you have access to a full kitchen shared with other guests. The owner of the guesthouse was very helpful and went out of her way to help us when...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 8 days. Operator was so helpful and cleaned the shared areas daily. New towels and sheets exchanged every few days. Bathrooms (2) were tight but functional...same as kitchen. Breakfast was not just some items laid out, but full access to meats, cheese,...More

Thank Janel W
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Stayed at the Athena for two nights before joining a tour round Iceland, the location is good being just a 15 minute stroll into Reykjavik old town where old harbour, restaurants and bars reside. The rooms are clean and big enough for a stop over....More

Thank Hryzko N
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Athena Guesthouse is in a quiet location about a 10 minute walk to downtown Reykajvik. The guesthouse is clean and the owner is very friendly and helpful. The room and bathrooms are small, but clean and quiet. I would recommend this for anyone searching for...More

Thank NancyK2
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing place. It had fast internet so I could FaceTime perfectly. It was extremely clean and a great location for many different visits to the city or connections to excursions. The breakfast was diverse so I could choose what I wanted. Truly...More

Thank Nick R
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Welcome to our lovely guesthouse one of the oldest parts of Reykjavik. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
4
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
4
Location
Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
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"Bathrooms and rooms are clean but tiny. Close to downtown."
802janices
29 Aug 2016
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"Being in a residential area, we think all the rooms are quiet, as ours was, on the street side. The rooms..."
lizzvancouver
8 Jun 2014
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"We had the front room with two single beds made into a double. We slept well and enjoyed sitting out on the..."
jiveen
26 Jun 2012
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"I've stayed in rooms on either side -if they don't have a balcony, they have a lovely view of the..."
iloveiIS
2 Aug 2011
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