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Reviewed 1 week ago

our fourth getaway to Reykjavik and second time seeing in the new year, decided on a central location as last years 12;10am blizzard made it interesting getting lost on way to hotel!! We choose the Metropoltian based on price,location and ensuite bathroom. We got a week over the new year for a fantastic price and were impressed by what we...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walls of the room were musty due to humidity. Cleaning was very poor. No refrigerator is in the room. Only advantage of the hotel is it's location. The location is close to all touristic places in the center.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel and breakfest were nice but it was situated far away from citycenter, i cannot recommend it. Noisy small airfield nearbuy. The " biggest"shopping center nearbuy. But it was good for short walks around the residential area.

Thank Pekka B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very basic hotel excellently located just off the main tourist areas in Reykjavik. The hotel was well serviced by all the main tour guide companies. Rooms were small but adequate. Towels were changed once in a four night stay and room service did not stretch to cleaning. Items like shampoo or soaps were not provided. Double bed had a typical...

1Thank Pat E
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I was pleasantly surprised when staying here as I had read a number of reviews saying that the rooms were not clean (after I had already booked). The rooms were quite basic, but no more so than other hotels I have stayed at for around the same price, and the room was clean. The location is fantastic, and I would...

2Thank 195ameliah
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Metropolitan is a fine place to stay for a visit to Reykjavik, but it's very no-frills. It's a good base of operations or place to crash if you're going to be out and about all day, but don't expect a luxury experience. On balance I would recommend it for travelers looking for a good value. Pros: - Great location, short...

2Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The hotel was clean but very very basic. Beds comfy. Hotels location is right in the centre of the city. The rooms are very small with a tiny bathroom. Tele, small table but nothing else. No where to get a coffee. Breakfast was expensive for what it was. Cold boiled eggs, toast. Ham and tomatoes. Weak bottled cordials. Warm coffee....

Thank mybonnybee
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very good location wise but it was uncredibly small. Our room was booked as a double room but when we arrived we found that it was no bigger than a small box room. It had a bed and a desk and chair that took up most of the space which left little to absolutley no room to...

Thank Rob F
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I don't understand the negative reviews. My room and bathroom were clean and although small, big enough for me. Lovely and warm. Very quiet. Helpful lady on reception. Great location near to the centre and restaurants. Recommended.

1Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I am currently staying at the hotel and do not have a bad word to say! Yes it's not the most amazing hotel but for what u pay its perfect, it's really quiet and literally seconds away from the main centre. The room is always lovely and warm and the guy at reception is extremely helpful. We arrived 2hours before...

9Thank Cassie H

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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: $126 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Metropolitan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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“best not over entrance door”
 of 5 bubbles BLSbelfast, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I had one on Main Street but had no noise at all”
 of 5 bubbles mybonnybee, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stayed on the 4th floor, lovely and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 797kathryne, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“My best tip - stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles 73JonathanN73, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from the front side above the entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles marcenev, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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