Great apartment downtown Reykjavik!

House - Entire home/apt · Vesturgata, Reykjavik, Capital Region 101, Iceland

Fully furnished moderate house with heated floors in the heart of Reykjavik. Includes a double bed and a queen size sleeper sofa. Fully equipped kitchen. Free wi-fi and Netflix.

The Space

This beautiful home includes everything for a comfortable stay, such as clean towels, bed linen, washing machine, free high speed wi-fi, 32" LED television with Apple TV (active Netflix) and a fully equipped kitchen. The bedroom has a double bed and in the living room there is a fold out sleeper sofa for 2, queen size. The house will always be clean to the highest standard when guests arrive.

Guest Access

Within a very short walking distance is the harbor, a whale watching center, beautiful churches, house of parliament, city hall, music hall Harpa and many of Reykjavik‘s best restaurants, pubs and shops. Tourist information is a 3 minute walk from the house.
A grocery store is located right around the corner.
If you want to explore Reykjavik and it´s surroundings with or without a car, this is the ideal place for you. Free 24hr parking on premises.

Interaction with Guests

I will personally greet you at the beginning of your stay if you would like and answer any questions you might have, or if not, there is a key box with a secret code at the door. I will also make my phone number available should you ever need any assistance during your visit.

The Neighborhood

The good thing about this neighborhood is that although very very central in downtown Reykjavik, it is just far enough away from all the clubs/pubs that your sleep will not be disturbed during the weekends.
My calender is always up to date, please feel free to use the insta book feature

Getting around

In Reykjavik there is a bus stop on almost every corner so it is very easy to get around all of Reykjavik and nearby cities.
The bus website is quite simple and also in English.

Taking the bus from Keflavik in Reykjavik is also very easy.
The Flybus departs from Keflavík Airport
35-40 minutes after each flight arrival.
If you take a bus from Keflavik to the apartment it can stop at the Center Hotel Plaza for you which is just a short 4 minute walk from the apartment. Be sure to tell them when you purchase the bus ticket.

The Flybus departs from BSI Bus Terminal in Reykjavík 2,5 hours before each flight departure from Keflavik Airport.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Weekly Price: $926 /week
Monthly Price: $2850 /month
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Cancellation: Moderate

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  • exactly as described great location,quiet yet close to everything needed
    functional and comfortable
    a great place to stay

    April 2014
  • sigga was incredibly helpful and professional! This apartment is super cute, totally functional for chilling and cooking meals, and beautifully located. Such a quick walk to get anywhere yet so very quiet. Overall, the perfect launch pad for any Icelandic adventurer!

    April 2014
  • "A wonderful cozy spot right in the heart of downtown Reykjavik. Easy access to all the shopping and bars.

    Sigga was a wonderful host.. easy access to the apartment.

    I really enjoyed my stay there."

    March 2014
  • Wonderful stay. Great location. Perfect flat from which to explore the city. Sigga could not have been more helpful and kind.

    March 2014
  • Nice experience, perfect preparation of the appartment, wounderfull Location.
    Recommended!

    February 2014
  • The apartment was terrific. Perfectly located, just 2-3 minutes walk to the city center where all the shops, bars and restaurants were. Amazingly quiet; so close to everything, but no noise at all!!
    Free parking in front of the apartment!
    The apartment had everything we needed. It was bright and warm, - because of the floor heating; even though it was stormy and freezing weather outside, we actually never needed our warm slippers inside.
    Sigga is a great host. She always responded almost immediately to our mails and when we arrived, she had stuffed the fridge with some snacks to make us feel right at home. She was very friendly and helpful.
    We surely recommend this apartment and hope to be back ourselves for maybe the next New Years Eve!

    December 2013
  • My girlfriend an I stayed in Reykjavik for 3 nights in Siggas apartment. The apartment is small and nice, equipped with all the essentials, in close proximity to the city center. Perfect for 1 or 2 people.
    We went from the airport to the center by bus and Sigga picked us up at the bus-station, showed us a bit around town and then the apartment. Very convenient for us, who had never been to Iceland before.
    Highly recommended!

    December 2013
  • We had a fantastic stay at Sigga's apartment. She picked us up at the bus station (although in retrospect the apartment is so close to the Grayline bus station we could have just walked), gave us a tour of the place, and made sure we had her contact info.

    The apartment was exactly as advertised. It was clean, it was bright, and everything was in working order. Having a full fridge, freezer, stove, microwave, coffee maker, plus Netflix and WiFi, made our weeklong stay much more comfortable than a hotel.

    Best of all, the location was ideal. An easy five minute walk to downtown shops, restaurants, sightseeing, and even closer to the Old Harbour. But still in a quieter more residential area (although we never saw nights get too loud and rowdy downtown despite Reykjavik's reputation).

    Before our trip, Sigga responded promptly to all our messages and questions.

    We had a great trip, and would whole heartedly recommend this place (and hopefully come back at stay there again).

    Thanks.

    December 2013
  • Before arriving in Iceland, Sigga was helpful at answering any questions we had and responded to them all very quickly. One of my friends arrived in Reykjavik before the rest of us and was picked up by Sigga from the bus station. She had only nice things to say about her.

    Sigga's apartment is exactly how it is seen and described on the site. It was clean, modern and comfortable. The underfloor heating kept the flat nice and warm throughout our stay. There were 4 people on this trip, which is perfect for this apartment. It is conveniently located with bars, shops and restaurants all being a short walking distance away.

    I would definitely recommend this apartment and would love to stay there again when we go back to Iceland.

    Thank you Sigga. :)

    December 2013
  • We really enjoyed meeting Sigga and she got us off to a great start in Reykjavik! The apartment was very nice and exactly what we were looking for. It was very clean and had everything we needed - the heated floors were awesome and kept us cozy and warm for the entire stay. The location was excellent, too - it is in a very beautiful neighborhood which was very close to the marina, restaurants, Iceland Excursions, Iceland University, and a very nice local heated swimming pool! We were able to do a lot of cooking with local food thanks to the nice kitchen and nearby 24-hour grocery stores. Thanks Sigga!

    November 2013
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My name is Sigga and I live in Reykjavik with my husband and 3 kids. I grew up in Florida until the age of 18 so I´ve had the best of both worlds!. I love to travel and meet new people from different places with interesting stories. As your Airbnb host, I am close by if you need me. The house has its own private entrance, so unless you'd like recommendations for restaurants or help with anything else, you will feel like you're in your home-away-from-home. I take my hosting responsibilities seriously, and aim to make your visit to Reykjavik as comfortable and enjoyable as possible! :-)
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