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Charming apartment in the centre, by the main street, free WiFi, free parking

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

One bedroom and a big livingroom close to the centre

A one bedroom and a big living room, lovely roomy apartment located in a quiet area by Laugavegur, Reykjavik´s main shopping street, near the centre of Reykjavik.

Overlooking a beautiful garden and a 2 minute walk to the central bus station Hlemmur.

The property

The apartment is on the second floor, there is a beautiful bedroom with a queen size bed and a roomy living room with a leather sofa bed where two people can sleep and one single bed. Total sleeping places is for up to 5 persons. The kitchen is well equipped so you can make everything from a simple breakfast to a romantic dinner. There is a dishwasher as well so it shouldn't be any problem cleaning the plates afterwards.

Free high-speed WiFi (internet connection) and a big flat screen TV.

The size of the apartment is 70 square meters or 750 square feet.A crib for young children. Let us know if you want to have it in the apartment when you arrive.

We have got all the licenses needed for renting this property.

Guest access

There is a washing room in the building and access to a private very well taken care of sheltered garden for building residents and guest only.

Access to private parking garage and free parking comes with the apartment.

Communication with guests

The drive to Reykjavik from Keflavik airport should take around 45 minutes. There is a Flybus that takes you to town once you arrive. You can get a Hotel drop off that will take you to Hotel Klettur, right next door to the apartment. The actual address is Asholt 42, 2nd floor, 105 Reykjavik. A taxi or rental car from Keflavik airport should take about 40 minutes.

We meet the guests up on arrival and show them the facilities, but after that they are on their own.

The neighbourhood

There is only 2 min. walk to a supermarket open 9-21.

There are a lot of nice restaurants in the neighborhood that you should check out. Don't miss out on walking down Laugavegur shopping street.

You should see the Hofdi house (just 2 minutes from the apartment). It is the meeting place of Reagan and Gorbatsjovs back in 1986.

A few distances from Asholt :

Place Distance in meters or km and in miles :

Hlemmur bus station 300 meters / 0,18 miles

Höfði 700 meters / 0,43 miles

Hallgrímskirkja - Church 1,3 km / 0,8 miles

Lækjatorg square - downtown Reykjavík1,5 km / 0,93 miles

Harpa concert hall and conference centre1,6 km / 1 mile

BSÍ - Bus terminal 1,7 km / 1 mile

Perlan - Restaurant 1,8 km / 1.1 mile

Laugardalslaug - swimming pool 2.0 km / 1,2 miles

To travel around

Two minute walk to the main bus station in Reykjavik.

Daytour pickup at Hotel Klettur located right next to our apartment.

Daytours:

-Great whale watching tour from Reykjavik.

-Experience the famous “Golden Circle” route with these exciting day tours that combine Iceland’s unique natural beauty, geothermal wonders, and historic sites into one scenic trip from Reykjavik. Visit Thingvellir, the site of the world’s oldest parliament and the North Atlantic Rift, and witness the powerful gravity of Gullfoss, one of Iceland’s grandest waterfalls.

-Blue Lagoon, a relaxing bath, magical unique geothermal spa.

-And to find some other great things to do in Reykjavik/Iceland, visit: (website hidden)

Then you must try some of our excellent swimming pools heated with geothermal heat.

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

More Details

Owner
Gudmundur Jonasson
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Danish, Norwegian, Icelandic
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018

About Gudmundur Jonasson

I am an engineer and my wife Hanna Birgisdottir is an anastetic nurse. We have two boys, Jónas Gudmundsson (23) and Patrekur Gudmundsson (18). The boys are both students. Together we own and serve the apartment.

We live near the apartment and one of us will meet you up on arrival and show you the facilities.

Gudmundur Jonasson purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Gudmundur Jonasson chose Holt

Quiet, safe and a beautiful apartment but yet so close to the centre of Reykjavík

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Holt in Reykjavík

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Baby crib provided if required
  • A beautiful bedroom with a queen size bed and closets
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Charming apartment in the centre, by the main street, free WiFi, free parking
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Excellent 5 night stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 5 nights in late December 2016. The apartment is very well situated, only a brief walk along the Laugevegur to the center of Reykjavik where all the restaurants and shops are located. We appreciated this spacious apartment after having stayed in hotel rooms for most of the trip - it was good to have the well-equipped kitchen and the laundry room downstairs.

Communication with Gudmundur in the leadup to the trip was very good and he was always responsive to our questions. His daughter arranged to meet with us near the apartment when we arrived from the airport and gave us a very comprehensive overview of how everything worked. We had a rental car for the trip, so the parking spot in the garage of the building was much appreciated.

In addition to the main shopping district a short walk away, there are several small restaurants very close to the apartment, including a Thai place that we enjoyed. We can highly recommend Gudmundur's apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Narrelle, I am happy you liked to stay in our apartment. We liked very much to have you as guests. You are welcome to stay in our apartment if you visit Reykjavik again.
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5

Amazing stay in Iceland

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time in Iceland. Appartment was centrally located. We walked to everything in town. Great host. Definitely recommends it.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great value

  • 5 of 5

Location was perfect, the space was large, clean and well kept. The price is very good considering how expensive everything is in Iceland! I highly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent location and exactly as advertised

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is in an excellent location right by downtown. It has its own parking space in the underground garage which was very convenient. The laundry is a shared facility for the building and you had to reserve a time to use it. We had a great time in Iceland for the week and very much enjoyed the apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Complete, clean, and convenient

  • 1 of 5

The apartment has everything you need for a short or long stay. It is very conveniently located near the heart of attractions and shopping. Underground parking included. The host was very friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend this unit.

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really nice apartment

  • 4 of 5

Great spot on the edge of downtown within easy walking of everything

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Keflavik airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Bar
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
GRG
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Hamborgarafabrikkan
Car: not necessary

The apartment is located in a quiet area by Laugavegur, Reykjavik´s main shopping street, near the centre of Reykjavik.

Overlooking a beautiful garden and a 2 minute walk to the central bus station Hlemmur.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Holt, Iceland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2018
15 May 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£530
for 3 nights
From
£159
£1,042
£3,144
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£689
for 4 nights
From
£159
£795
£2,526
 
 
Summer 2019
15 May 2019 - 15 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£530
for 3 nights
From
£159
£1,042
£3,144
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£424
for 3 nights
From
£124
£795
£2,526
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £52.99

Check out time is 10:00 and check in time after 15:00.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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