Reykjavik Apartment Rental Photos and Description
One bedroom and a big livingroom close to the centre
A one bedroom and a big living room, lovely roomy apartment located in a quiet area by Laugavegur, Reykjavik´s main shopping street, near the centre of Reykjavik.
Overlooking a beautiful garden and a 2 minute walk to the central bus station Hlemmur.
The apartment is on the second floor, there is a beautiful bedroom with a queen size bed and a roomy living room with a leather sofa bed where two people can sleep and one single bed. Total sleeping places is for up to 5 persons. The kitchen is well equipped so you can make everything from a simple breakfast to a romantic dinner. There is a dishwasher as well so it shouldn't be any problem cleaning the plates afterwards.
The size of the apartment is 70 square meters or 750 square feet.
There is a washing room in the building and access to a private very well taken care of sheltered garden for building residents and guest only. Access to private parking garage comes with the apartment. There are also plenty of parking spaces behind the building. Free highspeed WiFi (internet connection) and a big flat screen tv.
Communication with guests
The drive to Reykjavik from Keflavik airport should take around 45 minutes. There is a Flybus that takes you to town once you arrive. You can get a Hotel drop off that will take you to Hotel Klettur, right next door to the apartment. The actual address is Asholt 42, 2nd floor, 105 Reykjavik. A taxi or rental car from Keflavik airport should take about 40 minutes.
We meet the guests up on arrival and show them the facilities, but after that they are on their own.
There is only 2 min. walk to a supermarket open 7-24.
There are a lot of nice restaurants in the neighborhood that you should check out. Don't miss out on walking down Laugavegur shopping street.
You should see the Hofdi house (just 2 minutes from the apartment). It is the meeting place of Reagan and Gorbatsjovs back in 1986.
A few distances from Asholt :
Place Distance in meters or km and in miles :
Hlemmur bus station 300 meters / 0,18 miles
Höfði 700 meters / 0,43 miles
Hallgrímskirkja - Church 1,3 km / 0,8 miles
Lækjatorg square - downtown Reykjavík1,5 km / 0,93 miles
Harpa concert hall and conference centre1,6 km / 1 mile
BSÍ - Bus terminal 1,7 km / 1 mile
Perlan - Restaurant 1,8 km / 1.1 mile
Laugardalslaug - swimming pool 2.0 km / 1,2 miles
To travel around
Two minute walk to the main bus station in Reykjavik.
Daytour pickup at Hotel Klettur located right next to our apartment.
-Great whale watching tour from Reykjavik.
-Experience the famous “Golden Circle” route with these exciting day tours that combine Iceland’s unique natural beauty, geothermal wonders, and historic sites into one scenic trip from Reykjavik. Visit Thingvellir, the site of the world’s oldest parliament and the North Atlantic Rift, and witness the powerful gravity of Gullfoss, one of Iceland’s grandest waterfalls.
-Blue Lagoon, a relaxing bath, magical unique geothermal spa.
-And to find some other great things to do in Reykjavik/Iceland, visit: (website hidden)
Then you must try some of our excellent swimming pools heated with geothermal heat.
Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Gudmundur Jonasson
I am an engineer and my wife Hanna Birgisdottir is an anastetic nurse. We have two boys, Jónas Gudmundsson (21) and Patrekur Gudmundsson (17). The boys are both students. Together we own and serve the apartment.
We live near the apartment and one of us will meet you up on arrival and show you the facilities.
Gudmundur Jonasson purchased this apartment in 2014
Why Gudmundur Jonasson chose Reykjavik
Quiet, safe and a beautiful apartment but yet so close to the centre of Reykjavík