Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel is located in Reykjavik. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Hallgrimskirkja and Perlan. Don't miss out on a visit to Vesturbaejarlaug Swimming Pool. Guests appreciate the hostel's central location.
Keflavik International Airport (KEF) - 45 min drive
About this property
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel
Reykjavik hostel in Downtown Reykjavik, walk to Reykjavik Harbour
This smoke-free hostel features coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities and express check-out. Free self-service breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and showers.
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel offers 21 forms of accommodation. This Reykjavik hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
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
Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for lunch and dinner
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Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and public transport
No on-site parking available
Return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Food and drink
Free self-service breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (6:00 AM - 11:00 AM) and Monday - Sunday (3:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk, key retrieval
Pets not allowed
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for ISK 2500.0 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available
Payment types at the property
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
Rollaway bed fee: ISK 2500.0 per day
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 credit cards
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system
Property is also known as
Reykjavik Downtown Hostel
Reykjavik Downtown Hotel
Reykjavik Hi Hostel Reykjavik
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel Reykjavik
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Frequently asked questions
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel doesn't offer parking.
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Located in Downtown Reykjavik, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Reykjavik Harbour, Reykjavik City Hall and Laugavegur. Harpa and National Museum of Iceland are also within 15 minutes.
Yes, Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Overall score and ratings
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Couldn't take my trip to Europe dude to covid 19. Hostel said and I quote "under no circumstances will we issue a refund because it was issued at a 'special rate.' " I know exactly where you can put my $40 🙃. I hope the hostel manager stubs their toe every day for the rest of their life.