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Galaxy Pod Hostel is a comfortable, relaxing and cozy hostel offering dormitory rooms and sleeping capsules in Reykjavík. The start of the pedestrian portion of Laugavegur High Street is about 800 yards away from the hostel. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property.
Our professional staff will assist you with everything you need during our opening hours.

Because of the pandemic, our property might have to reduce our front desk opening hours and services.

Featuring adjustable lighting, the sleeping capsules also include personal a safe deposit box, a locker, various lighting settings, a fan as well as a curtain and door for privacy. All our rooms are dormitories, all have access to shared bathroom facilities and kitchen.
None of our capsules provide a locking system for security reasons, they offer air circulation (no air conditioning), and they are great for experiencing comfort and privacy.

Most of Tour companies provide pick-ups and drop-offs right from in front our property.
Our location offers free public parking, proximity to supermarkets, shopping malls, parks, departure routes for the airport and for the out-of-town Icelandic natural attractions.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.1 for a two-person trip.

Galaxy Pod Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 27 Jul 2015.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Free parking available on-site


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
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  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Laugavegur Shopping Street
    0.3 miles
  • Reykjavik Art Museum: Kjarvalsstadir
    0.4 miles
  • Laugardalsholl Stadium
    0.7 miles
  • Solfar Sun Voyager
    0.7 miles
  • Laugardalslaug Swimming Pool
    0.7 miles
  • Hallgrímskirkja Church
    0.8 miles
  • Kringlan Shopping Mall
    0.8 miles
  • The Pearl
    1 miles
  • The Offices of the Cabinet of Iceland
    1.1 miles
  • Hljomskalagardurinn
    1.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Loving Hut Iceland
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Bókasamlagið
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Domino's Pizza
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar RVK Brewing Company
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar Brauð & Co
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Reykjavik Kitchen
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Reykjavík City Hall
    1.3 miles
  • Reykjavik Old Harbour
    1.4 miles
  • University of Iceland
    1.4 miles
  • Vesturbaejarlaug Swimming Pool
    1.8 miles
  • Imagine Peace Tower
    2 miles
  • Smáralind Shopping Center
    2.9 miles
  • Grafarvogslaug Swimming Pool
    3.5 miles
  • Arbaejarlaug Swimming Pool
    3.8 miles
Ski lifts
  • Hallgrimskirkja
    0.7 miles
Closest airports
  • Reykjavík Domestic Airport
    1.4 miles
  • Reykjavík Keflavík Airport
    23.9 miles
How to get to Galaxy Pod Hostel from Reykjavík Keflavík Airport
    Public shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Galaxy Pod Hostel
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Galaxy Pod Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

14:00 - 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

00:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 200 is required on arrival. That's about 170.25GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 6 years are welcome.

Children aged 7 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 8 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Please note that Guests need to be vaccinated to be able to stay at the property, as most of our facilities are shared or common.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

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

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Galaxy Pod Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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

A damage deposit of EUR 200 is required on arrival. That's about 170.25GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Galaxy Pod Hostel

  • Check-in at Galaxy Pod Hostel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

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

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Galaxy Pod Hostel (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Parking
      • Street parking
      • Accessible parking
      • Free parking

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

      • Airport shuttle (public) 45min

    • Galaxy Pod Hostel is 1.2 miles from the centre of Reykjavík.

    • The prices at Galaxy Pod Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.