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Hotel Leifur Eiriksson

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“free hot drinks”(57 reviews)
“no lift”(84 reviews)
“great location”(287 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsfree hot drinksno liftgreat locationmain buildingopposite the churchnorthern lightscoffee and hot chocolatewaffle makerblue lagoonbeautiful churchtop floorshort breakbreadwet roommake your own wafflesbreakfast roomrooms are small
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a wonderful hotel to base our trip from. Located right across the street from Hallgrímskirkja, you are right in the heart of Reykjavík. If you book bus tours, they will all pick you up at bus stop number 8 which is right across...More

1  Thank RoninSherpa
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded today

Hello RoninSherpa thank you for your very positive review! We at the hotel Leifur are always aiming to our guests satidfaction! Rooms are tiny but comfortable, we are happy you enjoyed ! We are waiting for you next time you would like to come back!

Reviewed yesterday

We were so glad we chose this hotel. The location is great and we were able to walk everywhere. We had a top floor room with a beautiful view of the church. Really worth getting. The room was small but having the great view made...More

2  Thank N0rCalfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small independant hotel with a homely style atmosphere. Rooms were a little small though "fit for purpose". Reception / breakfast / lounge is all one and quite cosy. Staff were REALLY helpful and attentive. Location opposite Hallgrímskirkja / Leifa Erikson statue means you can always...More

Thank DAW_Surrey
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 5 days ago

Hello DAW_Surrey, thank you for your positive review! We are happy you appreciate our staff and our fantastic position just in front of Hallgrímskirkja ! We are doing our best to improve our rooms and we will take care of your suggestions to put an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was wonderful! Farooq at the front desk was amazing. He helped us with anything we needed! If we ever come back to Iceland again we will be staying here! Such a warm, family, friendly atmosphere! We highly recommend!

Thank Jana F
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jana Thank you for your very good review! We all hope you will come back visit us again :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel for some 6 days and were quite satisfied with the service! First of all, we got a room with a great view, which was a pleasant addition to the fact that the rooms themselves are cozy and there you'll find...More

1  Thank Sophie M
Response from Ólafur P, Manager at Hotel Leifur EirikssonResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sophie!! thank you for the very good review! :) WE are very pleased to know you had a good stay. We at hotel Leifur Eiriksson aim to make you all feel home and comfortable Hope you will come visit us again in the future...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Reykjavik
#15 Centrally Located Hotel in Reykjavik
#2 Great View Hotel in Reykjavik
#23 Mid-range Hotel in Reykjavik
#37 Business Hotel in Reykjavik
#14 Quiet Hotel in Reykjavik
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Reykjavik
#15 Centrally Located Hotel in Reykjavik
#2 Great View Hotel in Reykjavik
#23 Mid-range Hotel in Reykjavik
#37 Business Hotel in Reykjavik
#14 Quiet Hotel in Reykjavik
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (322)
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Arfles1949
7 May 2018|
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Response from Jean H | Reviewed this property |
No just breakfast. I think you can get beer in the evening. But, you are in the best spot ever for walking around to a nice place to eat.
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Deborah S
24 March 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
We don't provide fridges within the rooms but our guests can ask the reception to store their medicines in the staff´s fridge
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Traveler20141026
10 March 2018|
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Response from Ólafur P | Property representative |
There is one dry-washing site you can go nearby. Its name is Úðafoss
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Room Tips
"Our room was small, but having the wonderful view of the church made it perfect."
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"The front overlooking Hallgrímskirkja is best."
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"choose a bigger hotel with at least a lift"
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"There is no elevator so keep that in mind when choosing a room."
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