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Luxury Flat In Central Reykjavik

Bedrooms 3
Space 107 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


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.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Hlíðar, Iceland

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 107 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming


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Luxury Flat In Central Reykjavik
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews
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Excellent base for exploring Reykjavik

  • 5 of 5

Gudny's apartment gets it all right: great location (10 minute walk from Hlemmur Square), super layout (bedrooms separated from each other), huge bathroom (with double shower head and lots of room to lay out toiletries), fine and fully stocked kitchen (with dishwasher!), large capacity washer and dryer, easy 10 minute walk to mid-level supermarket (Kronan), nicely set up living/dining room with great view into courtyard. The beds are comfortable, the linens good, the towels plentiful. And there's Gudny herself: accommodating, friendly, ready to step in if needed (and we needed her one night when the neighbors upstairs partied too late and too loudly). The six of us staying here were very happy. It doesn't get much better.

  • Review Submitted: 10/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Showed just as in the pictures. It was comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed having the luxury of the kitchen which helped us to save money. Liked having the tv and Netflix access. We found it difficult to find parking late in the evening and often had to walk from very far down the block.

  • Review Submitted: 15/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous well equipped flat right in the heart of Reykjavik

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here, more than enough space for a set of parents, grandparents and teenager. (Teenager particularly appreciated the Wi-Fi!). We cooked most of our meals here and found the kitchen well equipped. It is very expensive to eat out in Iceland. The flat is close to the shops and walking distance from several museums. Local supermarket (Bonus) is a short walk. I can thoroughly recommended the accommodation and Reykjavik as a holiday destination. Hire a car and drive out of the city to see more of Iceland.

  • Review Submitted: 27/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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This is the greatest place especially for four to five people. The location is close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable beds nice kitchen to make breakfast and laundry make it perfect

  • Review Submitted: 08/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay in Reykjavik! The flat was exactly as advertised. All the comforts of home. g

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable stay for our family of 4. We were able to walk to grocery stores, city centre, and waterfront. Well equipped kitchen and luxurious bathroom complete with towel warmer. Tour bus picked us up just 2 blocks from the flat making it very convenient to see attractiions.

  • Review Submitted: 10/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spacious and wonderfully located apartment

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed our stay at this apartment! My husband and I, his parents, and our 3 and 5-year-old boys stayed here very comfortably. The room sizes were good and the apartment was well laid out. We thought the spacious bathroom with the double headed shower was particularly nice! We really liked the large windows which let in lots of light. The backyard and the grill were great to have. It was wonderful to be able to easily grill for the whole family in such a beautiful garden.

The location of the apartment was also ideal for us. It was very easy to park on the street. It was nice and quiet, which was helpful for getting the kids to sleep, but only a 10-minute walk to Hallgrímskirkja or the down to the water where there was access to the sculpture and shore walk, and about 15-20 minute walk to town. It was very easy to drive most other places in Reykjavik. There were also several grocery stores within walking distance and even more within a ten-minute drive.

Gudny was a great host. She answered all questions promptly, and she made it very easy for us to check in and out. We really appreciated all of her help and knowledge about the area!

Overall, this apartment was great, and we would definitely like to stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 06/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Property Manager

Member since: 2014
Speaks english, danish, Husband speaks Danish
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2018

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 Hlíðar

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.


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.)


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$127.58

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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