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Beautiful Newly Renovated Downtown Apartment

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Beautiful Three Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of Reykjavik.

Stylish and cozy renovated apartment (90 sqm) on first floor down town Reykjavík. Sleeps 6 comfortably in 3 spacious bedrooms, each with double bed. Living room with flat screen TV, wireless internet and Tivoli sound system, fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher. Both living room and kitchen are with garden view.Bathroom with tub and a shower. Nice garden in the front.

Comes with all bedding, towels, shampoo, soap and hairdryer.

When stepping out of the apartment you will find yourself right behind Hallgrimskirkja, the largest church in Iceland and nr. 1 tourist attraction in Reykjavik. The church is one of the city´s best known landmarks and visible throughout the city. The church is used as an observation tower and you can take a lift up to the viewing deck.

Just around the corner you will find Sundhöllin (The Swimming Palace) the oldest geothermal pool in Iceland with indoor pools and outdoor hot tubs with different temperature. Many locals never miss a day!

Laugavegur shopping street is just a stone´s throw away (5min walk). There you will find a low cost supermarket (Bónus) and next street down (Hverfisgata) you will find 24 hour supermarket (10/11). Despite the shopping malls in Reykjavik Laugavegur still maintaines the charm of historical shopping street and is home to the more exclusive stores in Iceland. It´s also home to many bars, cafés, nightclubs and restaurants. On Friday and Saturday nights the street is often filled with people all night long.

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Property Manager
Kata og Svenni
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, Icelandic
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2017

About Kata og Svenni

I am interested in hosting people from all over the world. I am an outdoor person and love travelling. I have travelled all over Iceland on horses and snowmobiles. I love our nature, especially the northern lights which I hope all my guests will experience.

Kata og Svenni purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Kata og Svenni chose Reykjavik

In this property you have Reykjavik city and all the main landmarks within minutes of walking. You have the nightlife but yet a quiet residential street to stay in.

There are four apartments in this hallway. The house was built in 1927 and has an old charm. The apartment is newly renovated and has an easy going charm and nice atmosphere. In summer time you can enjoy sitting outside in the garden facing south and you also have a garden in the back where you can enjoy the evening sun.

Amenities

Miðborg Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 90 m²
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Towels, shampoo, soap and hairdryer
  • Black and white bathroom with shower and bathtub.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom with walk in closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Spacious bedroom with orange twist.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Bedroom with yellow tvist
  • Beautiful spacious master bedroom with walk in closet for clothes. Two addional bedrooms, one with queen size bed and another with double bed. Each bedroom has its own character and nice colour themes.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Newly Renovated Downtown Apartment
average rating of 4.714286 based on 21 reviews
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Not our style

  • 2 of 5
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We chose this property because of its close proximity to the city centre. The location was excellent but the area and style of building and it's interior was not what we expected. It was described as a superior city centre apartment but it was disappointing. The toilet appeared to have a leak and the beds were uncomfortable with a strange arrangement as the second and third rooms were not separate you had to go through the second to get to the third. Parking was also very difficult as the spaces outside the apartments were always taken.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location and large accommodations for our group

  • 5 of 5
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We stayed for 2 nights in this lovely apartment right behind the famous church and walking distance to REK. The apartment was clean and well appointed. We had everything we needed to explore this amazing city and the owners were very accommodating to any questions we had. Thanks again for your hospitality! Hope to be back in Iceland again soon!

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property within walking distance to the main areas. The free parking was a bonus

  • 5 of 5
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We really enjoyed this apartment. We made breakfast every day. There were free laundry machines in the basement that we didn't use but could be handy for people staying longer. We walked into town and to the old swimming pool easily from here. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property close to the heart of the city

  • 5 of 5
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The property is lovely, with fun, modern decor.

Very clean and comfortable.

It is so handy for walking to the main town centre and easy to park out side.

I would recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us :).
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5

Excellent city house!

  • 5 of 5
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We rented the house for 2 nights and it was perfect! Very centrally located in Reykjavik and close to excellent restaurants and all the shops. We had a car and had no issue finding or parking around the house.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location, extremely comfortable and plenty of room!

  • 5 of 5
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This is a great property located directly behind the largest landmark in downtown Reykjavik. There's is plenty of free parking available and the apartment is spacious with everything a traveler could need (including laundry facilities). All of the shopping and nightlife are within very easy walking distance. I would most definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Local Airport for inland flying.
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
At Laugavegur, down town.
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
By the old harbour, down town.
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Seltjarnarnes
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
At Laugavegur, down town.
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Nauthólsvík
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Miðborg Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
winter 2016
Apr 17 2017 - May 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$199
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer rates
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$325
$1,899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$245
$1,450
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $50

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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