About this listing
This cozy one bedroom apartment is situated in a residential area in the heart of the city. Only 3 minutes walk to the main shopping street, restaurants, cafés, bars, museeums and many of the city main attraction.
The apartment is cozy and comfortable, retro inspired. Open space kitchen and living room, one bedroom with double bed and one single bed. Wardrobe/laundry room (with washing machine + dryer) and a nice bathroom with shower and bathtub. The living room sofa is a sleeper sofa (200 x140). This ground floor apartment has private entrance. Check in is usually at 15 (but flexible if nobody is in the apartment, or a guest has left early) and check out is at 12 o'clock (but can also be flexible).
We provide towels, linen and shampoo for our guests. The apartment has wireless internet connection, tv, radio and a record player, hairdryer and iron. Big garden with outside table, chairs.
Interaction with Guests
Guest are welcome to be in contact if they need further information or have any questions before or during their stay. I will always try my best to assist
The apartment is exztremely well situated in central 101 area, only 2 blocks away from the main shopping street Laugavegur. Short walking distance to all main attraction in the city center (2-15 min), like shops, bars, restaurants, cafés, galleries, concert hall and the harbor with its many attraction. Only about 10 min walk to the grocery store.
Fastest way from Keflavik International is to take an airport bus to Lækjartorg, in the city center (40 min) and then a taxi (3 min) to the apartment or walk (10-12 min). There are two bus companies that drive more or less every 30 minutes from the airport to Reykjavik, Airport Express or Flybus. You can also buy a ticket that offers a drop off to the nearest hotel, for small extra fee (Ask for drop off at Center Hotel Klöpp, on the corner of Hverfisgata and Klapparstígur - 2-3 min walk to your apt). These companies have sales offices in the arrival hall at Keflavik airport.
Other Things to Note
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No smoking inside please
From Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016 the minimum stay is 1 night.
We are Thorunn and Dýrleif! We both live in Reykjavík city center with our families and have been friend for over 20 years. We love taking care of our downtown apartments and inviting guests to stay there to enjoy it. Our aim is that our guests will feel at home, relaxed and happy. Before we started renting apartments, Dýrleif was working as a stylist and in costume design for advertisements, movies and theatre. In recent years she has also studied sociology, management and strategic planning. Thorunn, a graduate from the University of Iceland in business, was working in Kramhusid-a dance and yoga studio and before that in tourism. We both love the basic things in life; wining and dining, spending time with friends and families. Our mutual interest are: new places and faces, experiencing different cultures and habits abroad as well as in our own homeland. We are happy to share - since sharing is caring!