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Offering free WiFi, Bus Hostel is 2,300 feet from Perlan - Wonders of Iceland and the Saga Museum, in Reykjavík. Facilities include 1 shared kitchens and a terrace.

Bus Hostel provides bright, simple dorm rooms with shared bathroom facilities. It also has some private rooms. All rooms include secure lockers. Bed linen and blankets are included.

The hostel has a bar and a lounge. The 24-hour front desk offers a tour and ticket service. Sightseeing tours depart from the hostel daily. Bus Hotel also offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Laugavegur shopping street and Reykjavík Art Museum - Kjarvalsstadir are within 20 minutes’ walk. Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach is 1.2 mi away and Reykjavík Domestic Airport is 2,450 feet from Bus Hostel. Keflavík International Airport is 23 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.0 for a two-person trip.

Bus Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 20, 2013

Property Highlights

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Reykjavik Art Museum: Kjarvalsstadir
    0.3 miles
  • The Pearl
    0.3 miles
  • Hallgrímskirkja Church
    0.6 miles
  • Laugavegur Shopping Street
    0.7 miles
  • Hljomskalagardurinn
    0.8 miles
  • Kringlan Shopping Mall
    0.8 miles
  • Solfar Sun Voyager
    0.9 miles
  • University of Iceland
    1 miles
  • National Museum of Iceland
    1 miles
  • The Offices of the Cabinet of Iceland
    1 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Bakarameistarinn
    0.7 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Reykjavik Roasters Brautarholti
    0.8 miles
  • Restaurant Hlemmur Mathöll
    0.9 miles
  • Restaurant Snaps Bistro
    1 miles
  • Restaurant Út í bláinn
    0.5 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Kjarvalsstaðir Café
    0.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Reykjavík City Hall
    1.1 miles
  • Laugardalsholl Stadium
    1.3 miles
  • Reykjavik Old Harbour
    1.4 miles
  • Vesturbaejarlaug Swimming Pool
    1.4 miles
  • Laugardalslaug Swimming Pool
    1.5 miles
  • Smáralind Shopping Center
    2.5 miles
  • Imagine Peace Tower
    2.7 miles
  • Grafarvogslaug Swimming Pool
    4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Reykjavík Domestic Airport
    0.7 miles
  • Reykjavík Keflavík Airport
    23.2 miles
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Amenities of Bus Hostel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Skiing
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe Additional charge
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Icelandic
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Russian
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House rules Bus Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Bus Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive outside check-in hours, please inform Bus Hostel in advance.

Bed linen is included in the price.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Bus Hostel

  • Check-in at Bus Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Bus Hostel is 1.1 miles from the center of Reykjavík.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Bus Hostel by:

    • Walking 30min

  • The prices at Bus Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Bus Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Skiing
    • Walking tours
    • Happy hour