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Metropolitan Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has an excellent location in the center of Reykjavik and is very conveniently located close to the shops and restaurants. It makes for an easy pick up point for tourist buses and sightseeing tours. Yes, the hotel is very basic but it does have everything you need - clean bed, hot shower, TV. Considering the general prices in...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Getting into the hotel took a while, we arrived at the pre-determined time. Pushed the button multiple times, no response. Finally called and heard someone answer, they could clearly hear us in the lobby but waited til we called (on our international plan, thanks) before coming down. Got in the room, it was fine until we went into the bathroom....

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Nice, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very basic and very well located in the city center. Poor and expensive breakfast. Don't take it. You'd better go for a coffee nearby. I wouldn't recommend this hotel unless you don't find another alternative as it was in my case.

Thank Andres74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very basic hotel. Even if you may not like budget hotels you are almost forced to book a budget hotel in iceland as it is a very expensive country. This hotel has a very small elevator that holds you and your suitcase only. Its very rickety and felt a bit unsafe. The hotel had a bit of...

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I can't possibly say this strong enough. This is an awful place to stay. Perhaps if you're 18, don't mind bad service, horrible hotel rooms, noise and broken beds then fine. No one was there when we turned up even though we had said what time we were coming. We waited for 30 minutes, called the phone, searched the hotel,...

1Thank Katie S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

There's a reason why the pricing on this hotel is very low-- it's a very basic hotel. This worked out for my group as we were out and about for most of the days anyways and just needed a room to sleep and shower. We arrived early and the front desk was able to get us our rooms early. Upon...

Thank Christine T
United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We have just come back from staying here for 4 nights. Reading all the reviews from previous people I was a little anxious on what to expect. However I was pleasantly surprised! The hotel is basic (isn't no Hilton) but it is all you need for lapping up the sights of Iceland. We stayed with an infant too and they...

2Thank aaaaa70
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

like 5 minutes walking to the center, very basic, we had tv, didnt have breakfast included but for the price you can get the same outside. Iceland is very expensive and this hotel was a bargain so couldnt be happier. Clean and warm room.

1Thank Eli J
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Firstly, the water in the bathroom is spring water and is quite smelly which makes the whole room smell. We noticed that room service opened the bedroom window everyday to attempt to air out the room, however in the middle of March when there's snow on the ground the last thing you want to come back to is a freezing...

Thank del002014
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

A friend and I had a reservation for a week and we only stayed 1 night. When we arrived there was no one at the reception. We waited for 20-30 minutes until the receptionist opened the door. We got a tiny room (supposed to be a double room), dirty pillows and an old TV. The worse part was the humidity...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Metropolitan Hotel lies on a quiet street, just a 2-minute walk from Ingolfstorg Square (city center). It offers free in-room Wi-Fi and functional rooms close to Reykjavik’s shopping, restaurants and cultural attractions.A TV, work desk and radio can be found in each guest room. All have a private bathroom with either a shower or bath.Every morning Metropolitan serves a continental breakfast. Staff will gladly recommend area restaurants for other meals.The popular Kolaportid Flea Market is a 5-minute walk from the hotel. The harbour, where whale safaris depart regularly, is located 400 meters away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Metropolitan Hotel

Address: Ranargata 4A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland (Formerly Fosshotel City)
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik
Price Range: $194 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Metropolitan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Stayed on the 4th floor, lovely and quiet”
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