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Reykjavik Hostel Village
Reykjavik Hostel Village
7,9 Good
Flokagata 1, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,4 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
GoodBased on 10 reviews
7,9

Conveniently located, Reykjavik Hostel Village offers easy access to Reykjavik's main sightseeing areas. It is a short drive from University of Iceland and has free public parking on site.

Loft - Hi Hostel
Loft - Hi Hostel
8,6 Excellent
Bankastræti 7, Reykjavik, Iceland
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0,4 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 1 252 reviews
8,6

Centrally located, Loft - HI Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's popular tourist and retail hot spots. It is located a 10-minute drive from Reykjavik Airport and an airport transfer is available for guests.

Galaxy Pod Hostel
Galaxy Pod Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Laugavegur 170, Reykjavik, Iceland
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2,0 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 1 746 reviews
8,3

Galaxy Pod Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Reykjavik. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Hostel B47
Hostel B47
8,4 Excellent
Baronsstigur 47, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,1 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 427 reviews
8,4

Only two minutes from Sundhollin, Hostel B47 is set in the heart of Reykjavik. It offers rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi and views over the garden.

The Barn
The Barn
9,1 Excellent
Norðurfoss, Vik, Iceland
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3,4 km from city centre, Vik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 3 946 reviews
9,1

The Barn Vik is situated in Vik and offers free Wi-Fi.

Dalur - Hi Hostel
Dalur - Hi Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Sundlaugavegur 34, Reykjavik, Iceland
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3,2 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 1 097 reviews
8,3

Opened in 1930, Reykjavik City HI Hostel is situated in Reykjavik and provides a coffee bar, a 24-hour reception and a playground. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Puffin Hostel Vík
Puffin Hostel Vík
7,4 Good
Víkurbraut 24a, Vik, Iceland
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0,4 km from city centre, Vik, Iceland 
GoodBased on 1 377 reviews
7,4

Located within the scenic parkland of Vik, Welcome Puffin Hostel provides cosy accommodation and a wide range of facilities, such as a TV room and a vending machine. Only a stone's throw from the beach, it is perfectly situated for those looking for a sea-side retreat.

Reykjavik Downtown Hi Hostel
Reykjavik Downtown Hi Hostel
8,7 Excellent
Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik, Iceland
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0,3 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 3 reviews
8,7

Centrally situated, Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's main hot spots. It also provides free Wi-Fi.

Bus Hostel Reykjavik
Bus Hostel Reykjavik
8,0 Excellent
Skogarhlid 10, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,8 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 984 reviews
8,0

Providing a shuttle to Reykjavik Airport, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi, Bus Hostel is a convenient base in Reykjavik. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

Stafafell Hostel
Stafafell Hostel
6,3 Good
Stafafell, Hofn, Iceland
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25,0 km from city centre, Hofn, Iceland 
GoodBased on 3 reviews
6,3

Stafafell Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in Hofn. It also offers a shared kitchen, a TV room and a garden.

Tips for booking a hostel in Reykjavik

Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Reykjavik:R735/night
Absolute cheapest price found:R161/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
R595 - R1 019
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R467 - R948
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Reykjavik hostels

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The Barn
The Barn
9,1 Excellent
Norðurfoss, Vik, Iceland
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3,4 km from city centre, Vik, Iceland 

The Barn Vik is situated in Vik and offers free Wi-Fi.

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Galaxy Pod Hostel
Galaxy Pod Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Laugavegur 170, Reykjavik, Iceland
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2,0 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Galaxy Pod Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Reykjavik. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

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Kex Hostel Reykjavík
Kex Hostel Reykjavík
8,3 Excellent
28 Skúlagata, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,1 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Conveniently positioned, Kex Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's best sightseeing areas. It provides free wireless internet, a bar and is moments from The Sun Voyager.

4
Loft - Hi Hostel
Loft - Hi Hostel
8,6 Excellent
Bankastræti 7, Reykjavik, Iceland
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0,4 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Centrally located, Loft - HI Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's popular tourist and retail hot spots. It is located a 10-minute drive from Reykjavik Airport and an airport transfer is available for guests.

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Reykjavik Downtown Hi Hostel
Reykjavik Downtown Hi Hostel
8,7 Excellent
Vesturgata 17, Reykjavik, Iceland
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0,3 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Centrally situated, Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's main hot spots. It also provides free Wi-Fi.

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Bus Hostel Reykjavik
Bus Hostel Reykjavik
8,0 Excellent
Skogarhlid 10, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,8 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Providing a shuttle to Reykjavik Airport, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi, Bus Hostel is a convenient base in Reykjavik. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

7
Dalur - Hi Hostel
Dalur - Hi Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Sundlaugavegur 34, Reykjavik, Iceland
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3,2 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Opened in 1930, Reykjavik City HI Hostel is situated in Reykjavik and provides a coffee bar, a 24-hour reception and a playground. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

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Reykjavik Hostel Village
Reykjavik Hostel Village
7,9 Good
Flokagata 1, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,4 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Conveniently located, Reykjavik Hostel Village offers easy access to Reykjavik's main sightseeing areas. It is a short drive from University of Iceland and has free public parking on site.

Cheapest hostels in Reykjavik

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Dalur - Hi Hostel
Dalur - Hi Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Sundlaugavegur 34, Reykjavik, Iceland
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3,2 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Opened in 1930, Reykjavik City HI Hostel is situated in Reykjavik and provides a coffee bar, a 24-hour reception and a playground. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

R418
Avg. per night
Kex Hostel Reykjavík
Kex Hostel Reykjavík
8,3 Excellent
28 Skúlagata, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,1 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Conveniently positioned, Kex Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's best sightseeing areas. It provides free wireless internet, a bar and is moments from The Sun Voyager.

R434
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Hostel B47
Hostel B47
8,4 Excellent
Baronsstigur 47, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,1 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Only two minutes from Sundhollin, Hostel B47 is set in the heart of Reykjavik. It offers rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi and views over the garden.

R450
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Bus Hostel Reykjavik
Bus Hostel Reykjavik
8,0 Excellent
Skogarhlid 10, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1,8 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Providing a shuttle to Reykjavik Airport, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi, Bus Hostel is a convenient base in Reykjavik. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

R450
Avg. per night
Loft - Hi Hostel
Loft - Hi Hostel
8,6 Excellent
Bankastræti 7, Reykjavik, Iceland
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0,4 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Centrally located, Loft - HI Hostel offers easy access to Reykjavik's popular tourist and retail hot spots. It is located a 10-minute drive from Reykjavik Airport and an airport transfer is available for guests.

R594
Avg. per night
Galaxy Pod Hostel
Galaxy Pod Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Laugavegur 170, Reykjavik, Iceland
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2,0 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Galaxy Pod Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Reykjavik. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

R643
Avg. per night
Skogar Hostel
Skogar Hostel
5,7 Okay
Skógar, Storidalur, Eyvindarhólar, Iceland
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2,4 km from city centre, Eyvindarhólar, Iceland 

Hostel Skogar is ideally positioned in a peaceful setting in Skogar, a short car ride from Vik and Evindarholar. Guests also have access to complimentary Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

R643
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The Barn
The Barn
9,1 Excellent
Norðurfoss, Vik, Iceland
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3,4 km from city centre, Vik, Iceland 

The Barn Vik is situated in Vik and offers free Wi-Fi.

R659
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Reykjavik hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Reykjavik?

    Reykjavik hostels are R736/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In November is often the cheapest month to book, and in November is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Reykjavik. Our users recently found hostels for R175/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Reykjavik for R449/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Reykjavik?

    The Barn is the best Reykjavik hostel according to HotelsCombined users. The Barn has a rating of 9,1/10 from 3 946 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Reykjavik Keflavik Intl Airport?

    Reykjavik Downtown Hi Hostel is 37,0 km away from Reykjavik Keflavik Intl Airport, making it the closest Reykjavik hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a Reykjavik hostel?

    Staying in a Reykjavik hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Reykjavik tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.