• Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Baggage storage
  • Heating

This hotel is set on one of Reykjavik’s oldest streets, Adalstraeti, 650 ft from Reykjavik Art Museum. It features a unique Viking exhibition center, plus in-room satellite TV and tea/coffee facilities. Hotel Reykjavik Centrum has both hotel rooms and self-service studios. All feature modern décor, fresh bathrooms and hardwood floors. Traditional Icelandic dishes and an extensive wine list are served at Fjalaköttur, Reykjavik Centrum’s award-winning restaurant. Uppsalir is the hotel’s own cafe bar. The hotel was built above the ruins of a Viking-era longhouse. An on-site exhibition center now honors this historic feature. It also displays Iceland’s oldest human remains, dating back to 870 AD.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 9, 2005
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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Reykjavík, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
1 twin bed
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


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  • Marlene
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The service, especially Peter at the front desk, the perfect location and the smart design plus comfort!
  • Patricia
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff here were so friendly and helpful. They offered me good tips, helped me with an early check in and were so friendly. The room was neat. The rooms did not have A/C but given the weather, that was not a problem. Windows opened for when...
  • Lorna
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location was perfect for walking the downtown area. Breakfast was excellent! Staff was excellent.
  • Achudhan
    Centrally located, well maintained, very clean comfortable. There is no in house (except for brekfast) restaurant attached, however, there are plenty of restaurants around. Staffs are very friendly and helpful. Bit expensive but I think, Reykjavik...
  • Charlene
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff was excellent. I did not have breakfast there The location was ideal. The room was great - even heated bathroom floors. It was meticulously clean. The staff was so friendly & accommodating. It was a pleasure to stay there. I recommend...
  • Elizabeth
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    location was perfect-walking distance to things we wanted to see. Breakfast was excellent.
  • Erica
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This hotel was very comfortable and clean. The beds were comfortable and the room was bigger than anticipated. Couldn't have asked for a better location!! Right at the heart of all the action.
  • Joy
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location for food, and sights. We did the Golden Circle, Crater and Blue Lagoon tour with our pick up just 2 blocks from the hotel.
  • Sammye
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Nice, clean, comfortable beds, bathroom was great. Hotel was very conveniently located and the bartender was great!
  • Shelly
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel was very nice. It was clean and the beds were comfortable.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hello, Could you please tell me how much your shuttle service is to the airport and when do I have to book it?

    Hello. Thank you for your message, Our hotel does not have its own airport transfer service, so the most economical option is to take the Flybus or Ai..
    Answered on 24 February 2020
  • we want to book July 19-20 and then July 26-27. if that possible that we can leave our luggage at your hotel since we will do 6 nights hiking. if we ..

    Dear guest, We have luggage storage on the premises for our guests to use as needed. There is no extra charge for the usage of the storage. Kind R..
    Answered on 18 July 2021
  • Where can we park nearby?

    Kindly note our hotel does not have a designated parking lot and guests are reliant on public parking. The closest parking lot is located right aroun..
    Answered on 2 October 2022
  • what is check in? I arrive about 6 am and don't want too long before checking in.

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing our hotel, Regarding your request, Our check-in time is at 16:00 pm, Please note that an early check-in can never..
    Answered on 11 November 2019
  • We would like to bike June 15 & 16 (arriving June 16 from US at 6am. We would then return June 25 & 26 (with other friends who will have a reservation..

    Dear guest, We do have a luggage storage our guests are welcome to use as needed. Regarding parking, kindly note we do unfortunately not have our own..
    Answered on 7 April 2022
  • How close is Hotel Reykjavik Centrum to the drop off point of the airport bus? How far do you have to walk to catch a taxi or be picked up by a tour bus?

    Thank you for our question. Our hotel is located just 1 minute walk from Bus Stop 1 , City Hall. There is a taxi spot just in front of our main entr..
    Answered on 19 September 2022
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Amenities of Hotel Reykjavík Centrum
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Icelandic
  • Romanian

House rules

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM


Until 12:00 PM



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.

Children 6 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Hotel Reykjavík Centrum accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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

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.

FAQs about Hotel Reykjavík Centrum

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

  • Room options at Hotel Reykjavík Centrum include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Single
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Hotel Reykjavík Centrum is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Reykjavík Centrum can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Hotel Reykjavík Centrum is 500 feet from the center of Reykjavík. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Hotel Reykjavík Centrum offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Happy hour