Hostels in Reykjavík, Iceland

11 hostels available. Prices start from $26 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Reykjavík

Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Parking is also available on the adjacent streets. Rooms and Bathrooms The dorm rooms are spacious and the beds are comfortable and sturdy. One thing that could be improved is the size of … More
Youth Hostel
"…Moreover, the Laugavegur Shopping Street is easily accessible with just a 9-minute walk, while the Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre is 1.4 km away from the hostel. Some of the rooms at … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…The Location It is located facing the sea, only four hundred meters far from the new conference center and concert venue and three hundred meters away from Laugavegur, the street where you can … More

Dalur - HI Hostel

Free Breakfast
Digital Nomads Groups (10+ people) Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…It is a decent walk from here to the city center, but if it's not raining then it's a nice walk. Use cold water for cooking; it doesn't smell as bad. The naturally hot water has a sulphur smell to … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Some of the art installations, like one of men playing musical instruments with the instruments attached to the wall, are really cool. The front doors of the hostel to enter are not so obvious … More
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Solo Traveller
"…We also offer more private facilities for the single traveler preferring more “me time” or for the couples who are happy to share a bed. And we do of course provide rooms accessible by wheel- … More
"…Please respect other guests' privacy and refrain from noise after 23:00 in the Hostel. Please note that this is a non-smoking establishment and breaking this rule will result in a fine. The … More
Party Hostel
"…We have Nordic style rooms for families, couples and individuals as well as dorms for 4-8 persons. Bathrooms and kitchen are shared guest facilities. Free WiFi internet is in every room. In … More
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…The property features bathrooms with a shower, a bidet and a bath. A shared kitchen is also at guests' disposal. Its facilities include a microwave oven, an electric kettle and kitchenware. At Sm … More

Hotels in Reykjavík

Hotel Phoenix

Free Breakfast
"…The hotel is only minutes away from the very heart of Reykjavik, the old city. Swimming pools, museums and other attractions are also within walking distance. The Phoenix is a small hotel of 9 … More

Guest Houses in Reykjavík

Blue House B&B

Free Breakfast
"…Views of the sea, garden and natural landmarks are possible. Blue House offers a daily self-service continental breakfast with home-baked bread at surcharge of 10€. Popular nearby leisure … More

Student Hostel

Free Breakfast
"…Breakfast not included. General: 24 hour Reception. No curfew." …"Located at the University of Iceland property. It takes approximately 10 minutes to walk to the hostel from BSI main terminal … More

Igdlo Guesthouse

Free Breakfast
"…The location is great, less than 500m (550 yards) from the main bus terminal which takes you direct to Keflavik airport and all the most essential sights outside of Reykjavik. Staying in the … More

101 Guesthouse

Free Breakfast
"…The wi-fi is reliable and the location is excellent. My sister and I walked all over the city, but there is also a great bus system if you don't want to walk. My only complaint was that the shower … More
"…The guesthouse has 12 spacious, well-equipped rooms. There is one family room for four guests with kitchen and bathroom. One triple rooms with bathroom, and four double rooms with bathroom and … More

Alba Guesthouse

Free Breakfast
"…Alba Guesthouse is a 10-room home in Reykjavík, open the year around since June 2004. It is in a quiet residential area called Hlidar, Alba has 10 rooms with shared facilities and is a non … More

Hostels in Reykjavík, Iceland

11 hostels available. Prices start from $26 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Reykjavík (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Reykjavík.

Guess what? Reykjavík is also named and spelled Reykjavik - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.
 Get to know Reykjavík (no more

Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland, is the capital city of Iceland, and the largest city in the country. It is also one of the very top tourist destinations in the world right now. Iceland is incredibly expensive, so budget-minded travelers will want to search for a great Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland hostel. While hostels in Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland, will seem pricey, they are much more affordable than other accommodation options! Luckily most Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland hostels are really cool and modern, so you’ll certainly get your money’s worth in environment and staff expertise. As a bonus there are almost always really inexpensive flights to Iceland from the USA and Europe.

You will find luxury hostels in Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland, and boutique hostels in Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland, with a really unique atmosphere. There are even a few eco-friendly hostels and family friendly hostels in Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland, that offer budget private rooms. Most Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland hostels will offer free city maps to help you get acquainted with the city and may even have a few walking tours available for guests! The hosts at the Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland hostels are experts on the city and will be able to give you advice about the must-sees; things to do; and places to eat, drink, and dance. Some Reykjavík (Reykjavik), Iceland hostels also have travel desks and can help you arrange car rental or transportation around Iceland.

Downtown Reykjavik has many restaurants, bars, gyms, grocery stores, and travel agencies. There is also an amusement park, flower garden, sport fields, and a zoo with Icelandic animals to be enjoyed! Hlemmur Square is the center of hip nightlife. The city is well connected with a public bus system, which makes traveling around easy and affordable. The high season is during the winter, with tourists flocking to Iceland to see the Northern Lights and enjoy all of the gorgeous natural wonders Iceland has to offer.

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Reykjavík Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Reykjavík, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 11
Average dorm price $63
Average private room price $226
Cheapest hostel in Reykjavík Hostel B47 with $53.5
Party hostels in Reykjavík Loft Hostel (6 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 6.6

FAQ about Reykjavík Hostels

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5 Best Hostels in Reykjavík with Private Rooms

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8 Cheapest Hostels in Reykjavik

8 Cheapest Hostels in Reykjavik

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