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Luxury Flat In Central Reykjavik

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,151 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Centrally Located, 3 Bedroom Luxury Flat.

A beautiful, newly renovated three bedroom flat, located on a lower ground floor in a prestigous house in Hlidar neighbourhood in Reykjavik. Centrally located but off the beaten path. Bright and airy with two bedrooms with luxury queen size beds and one bedroom with two single beds. Luxury bedding and bed linens. Including a full bathroom, laundry room and a modern kitchen with all necessary amenities. Access to a beautiful garden with outdoor furniture.


Property Manager
Gudny
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, danish, Husband speaks Danish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Gudny

I have been living around the world for the past 16 years due to husbands work in NYC, Beijing and London. We always miss our expat lifestyle while in Iceland and meeting an international crowd is our way of continuing our expat life, although on a smaller scale.

Gudny purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Gudny chose Reykjavik

We love the neighbourhood. Although not right in the smack of downtown it's only 20 minutes walk to all major sights. For my family it's perfect, great schools, colleges and University of Iceland as well as Reykjavik University a short bus ride away. Klambratun green area is almost in the back garden. Numerous cafes and restaurants within 10 minutes walk from the house.

What makes this apartment unique

Again, we love the neighbourhood. We don't like to live out in the suburbs where you always need a car to get about. We like being able to walk and just leave the car at home! This house was build in 1943 and all the flats in the house were well designed, with spacious rooms and high ceilings. Although the flat is located on a lower ground floor it is very bright and cozy.

Amenities

Hlíðar Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1151 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • 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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Luxury Flat In Central Reykjavik
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews
5

Nice, clean and relaxing apartment.

  • 5 of 5

My two daughters and I had a great visit. Apartment is in a good location - close to center, but in a quiet neighborhood. Apartment was large and clean. It was easy to find parking on the street. Owner was friendly and helpful. A couple minor suggestions- I would have liked more kitchen knives for food prep and the gas tank for the outside grill was empty. Overall, I can recommend and we would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Chris. Thank you for your kind words. I wish you had let me know about the gas, I would have replaced immediately, I had an extra one in the garage. I´m happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay.
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Nebraska, United States
5

Very clean and nice.

  • 5 of 5

Host was very accommodating and helpful. Great area to stay and would definitely recommend to all.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Near Loch Ness
5

Convenient Location, Comfortable and Warm

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is on the ground floor, is well equipped with comfortable seats and beds. The bed linen was of good quality and it was all very clean. The bathroom has the biggest 'bath' we have ever seen - which was also a double shower. The kitchen was well equipped with a large fridge/freezer, good oven and hob, lots of storage and plenty of crockery. Another saucepan or two would have been useful, as would a casserole/baking dishes and oven gloves, but we managed OK. The location was very good, we could easily reach the city centre and the main road north was handy too. We had no problem parking on the street outside. We were all very happy there.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Place to stay close to downtown

  • 5 of 5

The flat rented to us was in Immaculate condition with all of the necessities provided, including a few extra creature comforts. It was a very relaxing place to stay, slightly off the beaten path and a few minutes walk to downtown. A small book was also provided with all of the relevant information a foreign traveler could have asked for.

Couldn't ask for a better place to stay during our trip to Iceland!

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Washington DC
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Johanna and Gudny's place was perfectly located. We walked everywhere and for airport transportation/tours there's a hotel not 5 minutes away. The apartment was spacious and the kitchen was fully stocked. This was my first time renting and they could not have been better answering all my questions and responding to my inquiries. If I come back to Iceland I hope their apartment is available!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment with all amenities.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. Apartment is large and clean and modern. Has all the amenities you will need. The kitchen had plenty of dishes and cooking utensils. Gudny provided shampoo and soaps and cleaning products. Beds were extremely comfortable. 10 min walking distance to centre of town, easy access to highways. Pleanty of parking. Highly recommend and would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Kilometres
Reykjavik Airport, Domestic Terminal
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Many restaurants
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach
Car: not necessary

The house is located in Hlidar, one of the nicest neighbourhoods in Reykjavik. Beautiful Hateigskirkja (Church) is located at the top of the street. Kjarvalsstadir Art Museum as well as Klambratun Park only 3-4 minutes away. Laugardalur Recreational Park is about 20 minutes walk (5 minutes by car) which includes a botanical garden, a petting zoo, Cafe Flora (cafe/restaurant), large outdoor swimming pool and health center (Laugar Spa and Gym.)

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.