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Guesthouse Galtafell

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Fridge, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Flat-screen TV
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi

Overview of Guesthouse Galtafell

Guesthouse Galtafell

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Laufasvegur 46, Reykjavik, 101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLaugavegur8 min walk
  • Popular LocationReykjavik City Hall9 min walk
  • Popular LocationReykjavik Harbour16 min walk
  • AirportReykjavik (KEF-Keflavik Intl.)43 min drive

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About this area

Reykjavik

Located in Reykjavik, Guesthouse Galtafell is in the city centre. Sundhollin and Hofdi House are local landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Laugavegur and Kringlan Shopping Mall. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Laugardalsholl or Laugardalsvollur.

What's nearby

  • Reykjavik Free Church - 5 min walk
  • ASI Art Museum - 7 min walk
  • Laugavegur - 8 min walk
  • Reykjavik City Hall - 9 min walk
  • Reykjavik Harbour - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 43 min drive

Restaurants

  • Þrír frakkar hjá Úlfari - 3 min walk
  • Snaps - 6 min walk
  • Café Loki - 6 min walk
  • Café Babalú - 7 min walk
  • Kol Restaurant - 7 min walk

About this property

Guesthouse Galtafell

3-star, Reykjavik guesthouse in Downtown Reykjavik
Concierge services, tour/ticket assistance and a front desk safe are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. WiFi in public areas is free. All 8 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find hairdryers and safes.
Guesthouse Galtafell offers 8 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. This Reykjavik guest house provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Icelandic

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance

Access methods

Key retrieval, private entrance

Pets

Pets stay for free
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ISK 4599 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ISK 2300 (one-way), (from 12 to 15 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, Eurocard, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Galtafell
Galtafell Guesthouse
Guesthouse Galtafell
Guesthouse Galtafell House
Guesthouse Galtafell House Reykjavik
Guesthouse Galtafell Reykjavik
Galtafell Reykjavik
Guesthouse Galtafell Reykjavik
Guesthouse Galtafell Guesthouse
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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 169 out of 297 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 97 out of 297 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 297 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 297 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 297 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love the location and convenience of Galtafell! This was our third time staying here, and any time we're in Reykjavik, we plan to book here.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Friendly owners, very conveniently located, cosy
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very comfortable for a short stay
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Well located, easy to find parking, nice room - overall very good
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021