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Oddsson Hostel
Oddsson Hostel
9.4 Excellent
Hringbraut 121, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1.0 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 4 reviews
9.4

Conveniently situated, Circle Hostel allows for easy access to Reykjavik's popular sightseeing areas. It also offers bicycle rental, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.

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 462 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.

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 1,018 reviews
8.3

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

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 1,669 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.

Vibrant Iceland Hostel
Vibrant Iceland Hostel
7.4 Good
Kaplahraun 9b, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
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5.8 km from city centre, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland 
GoodBased on 5 reviews
7.4

Vibrant Iceland Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Hafnarfjordur. It also offers free Wi-Fi and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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 936 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.

Hafnarstræti Hostel
Hafnarstræti Hostel
9.1 Excellent
Hafnarstræti 99-101, Akureyri, Iceland
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0.3 km from city centre, Akureyri, Iceland 
ExcellentBased on 986 reviews
9.1

Hafnarstraeti Hostel is situated in the city's well known tourism and shopping area. It is conveniently close to Akureyri Airport, which is a 10-minute drive away.

Sport Hostel Reykjavík
Sport Hostel Reykjavík
Álfheimar 74, Reykjavik, Iceland
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3.8 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Sport Hostel Reykjavik is located in Reykjavik and features free Wi-Fi. It is close to the Reykjavik Mosque, eateries and shops.

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.

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 
ExcellentBased on 1,742 reviews
8.3

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.

Tips for booking a hostel in Reykjavik

Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Reykjavik:$63/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$14/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$52 - $89
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$41 - $83
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Reykjavik hostels

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Snotra Hostel
Snotra Hostel
10.0 Excellent
Ásvegur 3, Hella, Iceland
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14.6 km from city centre, Hella, Iceland 

Snotra House is located in Hella and provides guests with free Wi-Fi.

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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 

Located within the scenic parkland of Vik, The Barn Vik offers comfortable accommodation and a full range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi.

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Bakki Hostel & Apartments
Bakki Hostel & Apartments
9.0 Excellent
Eyrargata 51-53, Eyrarbakki, Iceland
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0.5 km from city centre, Eyrarbakki, Iceland 

Bakki Hostel & Apartments offers 3-star accommodation in Eyrarbakki. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a terrace and free Wi-Fi.

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Oddsson Hostel
Oddsson Hostel
9.4 Excellent
Hringbraut 121, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1.0 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Conveniently situated, Circle Hostel allows for easy access to Reykjavik's popular sightseeing areas. It also offers bicycle rental, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.

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Lækur Hostel
Lækur Hostel
8.1 Excellent
Laugarnesvegi 74a, Reykjavik, Iceland
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2.7 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Laekur Hostel is located in Reykjavik and features free Wi-Fi. It is also a short drive from University of Iceland and the Icelandic Phallological Museum.

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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.

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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.

Cheapest hostels in Reykjavik

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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.

$35
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Lækur Hostel
Lækur Hostel
8.1 Excellent
Laugarnesvegi 74a, Reykjavik, Iceland
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2.7 km from city centre, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Laekur Hostel is located in Reykjavik and features free Wi-Fi. It is also a short drive from University of Iceland and the Icelandic Phallological Museum.

$36
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Snotra Hostel
Snotra Hostel
10.0 Excellent
Ásvegur 3, Hella, Iceland
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14.6 km from city centre, Hella, Iceland 

Snotra House is located in Hella and provides guests with free Wi-Fi.

$36
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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.

$38
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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.

$39
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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 playground, bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

$45
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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.

$49
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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 

Located within the scenic parkland of Vik, The Barn Vik offers comfortable accommodation and a full range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi.

$52
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Reykjavik hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Reykjavik?

    On average, it’s $64/night for a hostel in Reykjavik, though $39/night or less would be considered a good deal. The least expensive hostel our users have found recently was for $15/night in Reykjavik. Try to avoid booking your hostel in November (the most expensive month). Booking in November (the cheapest month) could save you money.

  • What’s the best hostel in Reykjavik?

    With an average review score of 10.0 (out of 10) from 1 HotelsCombined user, Snotra Hostel is considered the best Reykjavik hostel.

  • What hostel is closest to Reykjavik Keflavik Intl Airport?

    Vibrant Iceland Hostel is 34.1 km away from Reykjavik Keflavik Intl Airport, making it the closest Reykjavik hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Reykjavik is most popular to stay in?

    Miðborg is the most popular area of Reykjavik to stay in. In the past year, 10% of HotelsCombined users looking for Reykjavik hostels searched within Miðborg. Hostel B47 is a popular hostel in Miðborg if you choose to stay in the area.

  • Should I stay in a Reykjavik hostel?

    Hostels in Reykjavik tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travellers looking to meet other people. Reykjavik hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.