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Downtown Design Studio Apartment

Bedrooms Studio
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

Newly renovated and beautifully decorated Downtown Studio Apartment

Newly renovated Studio Apartment located in heart of Downtown Reykjavik.

Close to everything - City Hall, Parliament Square, shops and restaurants.

Beautifully decorated apartment with design furniture, artwork and more. Seeing is believing. Private entrance. Street parking.

Walking distance to harbour area with Whale Watching, and Seafood Restaurants.

Walking distance to a Geothermal heated outdoor public swimming pool.

Property Manager
Sali - Arsaell Hreidarsson
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, danish, norwegian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Sali - Arsaell Hreidarsson

Outdoor enthusiast with keen interest in hiking, cycling, angling and golf.

Sali - Arsaell Hreidarsson purchased this studio in 2012

Why Sali - Arsaell Hreidarsson chose Reykjavik

The property is a beautiful building with a long and interesting history, located in absolutely the best downtown location. The house has a peaceful and calming atmosphere. I've been renovation the property as mixed family residence and office property. I take a great pride in the design and craftsmanship and would like to share that with our visitors.

What makes this studio unique

Superior Downtown Reykjavik location.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Downtown Design Studio Apartment
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews

The perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

Our first time in Iceland and we could not have picked a better place. The location was amazing and a short walk to everything. The place was lovely, well proportioned and tastefully decorated and equipped. Sali, the owner, was very helpful and friendly and we would highly recommend this apartment.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

First time we have used VRBO and what a wonderful experience. Amazing studio guest house that has been updated in an historical building. It's beautiful. The owner of this property, Sali is a great guy. The apartment has everything you will possibly need during your visit to Iceland. Cool design and cleaner than clean. But the best part was location. Just around the corner from the heart of Reykjavik. Easy walking distance to bars, restaurants, shops and the harbour. Sali was always available and provided answers to our questions. He definitely went above and beyond as our host. Highly recommend this property!

Larry and Sarah

Nanaimo, BC


  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rive-Sud de Montréal

Great location !

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay tremendously in this modern and well appointed studio. What made it more enjoyable was its prime location which allowed us to walk to the main points of interest of Reykjavik, sample top restaurants and well situated to be picked up for some excursions we took. Owner was vey welcoming and the studio very clean. We hope to be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The perfect place! Just like home!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Tungata 5 was more than we had ever expected. Sali was so pleasant and accommodating. He met us and brought us to the apartment and showed us all we needed to know. The apartment was in pristine condition; clean, beautifully designed and appointed. Sali pays attention to every detail making the apartment feel just like home. We could have stayed forever!

The location was perfect! Close to restaurants, pubs and attractions. Easy walking distance to the harbour.

I don't think we have ever stayed anywhere more convenient or beautiful.


Edmonton, AB

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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immaculate and great location

  • 4 of 5

Apartment is in a perfect location in town. Great restaurants and Harbor within minutes by foot. The apartment has everything you need . Close to highway out of town for exploring. Designated parking space which is very important after a long day no one wants to look for parking spot. Can't go wrong here.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Apartment. Excellent Location!!!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at this rental apartment for 2 nights and we loved it!!! Sali is awesome and so helpful and thoughtful. His conveniences in the apartment were fantastic and the place was not only super cool and accessible by foot to everything, it was also super clean (this out of the mouth of a germaphob couple). Very pleased indeed. When we return to beautiful Icleand we will want to stay at Sali's again. Highly recommended!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Walking distance to downtown bars
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Walking distance to best restaurants
Car: not necessary

The newly renovated apartment is located in the centre of Reykjavik, 300 meters from the Althingi (the parliament). The house has a charming history. Our next door neighbours are the Russian, Canadian, Indian, and French embassies.

The airport bus will drop you off and pick you up, just 50 steps from here. Although the apartment is in down town Reykjavik, it is a quiet place and peaceful.

All of the main Reykjavik attractions are in a short walking distance, as well as the great restaurants.


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Tax Rate 11.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Downtown Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower , Spacious shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom - 1 king , 185x200 cm
  • King size (185x200 cm)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming

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