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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

Was booked into this hotel by our agent for two nights. Luckily they were too busy for our first night and we ended up staying in a fantastic guesthouse in Vogar. Our last night was spent here and what an appalling experience. On arrival the male receptionist, who had a right face on him and a personality bypass dealt with...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Michelle m, Thank you for your stay in hotel Cabin. We apologies if the hotel didn't meet you expectations. I'm very sorry to hear about the beds and pillows, just a tip you can ask for more pillows in the reception and also if there is something wrong with the bed there is no problem to change it or...

Stratford-upon-Avon, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

Looks the part, room clean etc BUT: no wifi. No hairdryer and minus 5 degrees outside with a windchill that could kill you. Bread was stale at breakfast. Who are you kidding Hotel Cabin? Get your act together.

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5Thank Shirley A
Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Shirley A, Thank you for your stay in Iceland. We apologies if the hotel didn't meet you expectations. There is free Wi-fi in the hotel and it has been fixed so it should be working fine now. I know there are no hair dryers in the standard rooms but you can get one in the reception, you just have...

Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 February 2015

My first visit in Iceland it was this hotel that I stayed in for a week. I booked a single room and it was tiny, I mean TINY. The interior could benefit from a renovation but it was clean and tidy, both things that matter to me. Breakfast was plenty and of great variety, more than I expected to be...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Rolf S, Thank you for your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to hear that you liked hotel Cabin and what it has to offer. I agree the standard rooms are small but the are fully equipped and include a free breakfast. The hotel since your stay has been updated and the rooms are more modern. And also...

kingston upon hull
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Hotel Cabin has rather small rooms (you can upgrade) but we found it immaculate, cleaned and new towels every day. the buffet is good value for money with lots of choices including fresh fruit and vegetables. the town is only a 20 minute walk away and can be accessed via sea front which is very picturesque. there is an excellent...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear JeanKingstonUponHull, Thank you for the review and your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed hotel Cabin and everything it has to offer. I agree, no free Wi-fi is irritating and that is why we now offer free Wi-fi in hotel Cabin. I will have to try Cafe Loki and see what all the...

Reviewed 18 February 2015

We had booked at Arctic Comfort Hotel and when we got there they had erased our booking and transferred us to another one of their hotels, Hotel Cabin. The room was small and there was a fresh stain on my bed sheets. The school groups were loud and running up and down the hotel corridor. Our room was in the...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Emma S, Thank you for your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to hear that you liked hotel Cabin and everything it has to offer. I'm sorry to hear that your room wasn't clean and we will make sure that this doesn't happen again. Also sorry to hear about the noises from our other guests and I hope...

Derbyshire
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Last week my sister and a friend of ours went to Iceland, we stayed at Hotel Cabin. It was billed as a budget hotel but we were delighted with it. We were in a triple deluxe room, the only difference between our room and a superior room was a hairdryer!! We borrowed one from reception so no problem. The buffet...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear JJacuzzi, Thank you for the kind review and your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to know that you enjoyed hotel Cabin and everything that it has to offer. I'm glad to hear that you liked the breakfast and dinner buffet in the hotel. Your trip sounds amazing, but I hope you come again and see the Northern...

Reviewed 18 February 2015

this hotel although isn't luxury doesn't have the customer satisfaction awards it deserves. The staff are incredible friendly, diligent and always willing to lend a helping hand. The food - its local and delicious (I'm not a fan of tomatoes or cucumber for breakfast but it's locals choice) The facilities are minimal but come on if your in your hotel...

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Helga J, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Samael W, Thank you for the kind review and your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay in hotel Cabin and everything the hotel has to offer. I'm happy that you liked our staff and they where helpful to you. :) Hope to see you again in hotel Cabin. Best regards, Helga

Reviewed 17 February 2015

Came here on a school trip, the room we stayed in first was a 'single' room in which we had 2 people, there was no space at all, the suitcases wouldn't fit under the bed and the TV didn't work. The next night we were in a "deluxe" room, in which we had FOUR beds, all cramped together with hardly...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear lonmeh, Thank you for your stay in hotel Cabin. We apologies if the hotel didn't meet you expectations. When school groups come to hotel Cabin the rooms are already booked and that we are told how many people are in each room so if there was little space than it was because the organizers of the trip put two...

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We booked "Hotel Cabin" as part of a package deal from Travel Zoo. Flights with three nights in a budget option hotel. We noted that the trips and excursions around Iceland were quite expensive. Hotel Cabin is a good budget option. Its warm and clean. When we arrived there was a bit of a wait to check in and the...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear Crouchy545, Thank you for your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to know that you liked hotel Cabin and everything it has to offer. I agree with you the rooms are small but they are fully equipped and include a free breakfast in our budget price. Just a tip you can go to the reception and ask for...

Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Booked this hotel as part of a 3 day break sightseeing (trying to see the northern lights) – did not expect much due to the deluxe room costing £50 a night for the two of us. Read reports that the rooms were small here. Location - Hotel is very easy to find. We hired a car at Kef airport used...

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Helga J, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Cabin, responded to this review

Dear HirsuteBuddha, Thank you for the kind review and your stay in hotel Cabin. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay in hotel Cabin and everything that the hotel has to offer. Just a tip you can ask the reception for a kettle and they will provide you one. :) I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Cabin is a modern hotel designed for the modern traveler and equipped with all the facilities that a modern traveler needs. Our main policy has always been, to offer travelers visiting Reykjavík comfortable and economic accomodation right in the heart of the city. The standard rooms are the cheapest accommodation we have to offer and as the name implies they are very basic but comfortable. The Deluxe rooms are bigger and come with a bathtub with a shower and refrigerator. The Superior rooms are all on the hotel´s 7th floor and offer a magnificent view of the city or the ocean. They come with a free wireless internet, a refrigerator, a tea- and coffee maker and a hairdryer.The hotel is excellently located within a walking distance from the city center as well as the Laugardalur area.Laugardalur (Hot Spring Valley) is a centre for sports and recreation in the capital. In Laugardalur you will find the Botanical Gardens and the largest outdoor thermal pool in Reykajvík, Laugardalslaug. The facilities there include a water slide, hot tubs and a geothermal sauna. Also located in laugardalur are Laugardalsvöllur Sport Stadium and Laugar fitness spa. The popular family park and Zoo in Laugardalur is open all year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cabin

Address: Borgartun 32, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Laugardalur
Price Range: $145 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Cabin 2*
Number of rooms: 252
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Also Known As:
Hotel Cabin Reykjavík
Reykjavík Hotel Cabin
Hotel Cabin Iceland
Cabin Hotel Reykjavik
Cabin Hotel Iceland
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Deluxe Room on 5th floor was good had Fridge Tea/Coffee making facilities”
 of 5 bubbles W54OSkarenm, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back would be quieter. If space is important, upgrade to a deluxe room”
 of 5 bubbles Jackeyp, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms to rear are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles barkubird, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“one at the front - as there are some in the middle with no window and the back view isn't very good”
 of 5 bubbles jbr1041932, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Bring earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles IanGIanG, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
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