Reykjavik Backpackers

Laugavegur 28, Reykjavik, Iceland, 101

Overall Rating: 79

Reykjavík Backpackers is a hostel and travel hub located in the heart of Reykjavík City. It´s run by travellers and adventurers with hopes of creating a great place for like minded people to sleep and relax as they visit Iceland's capital city! Our services include: - Tourist information and sales desk - Café & Bar area - Car rental And much more.

Reykjavík Backpackers offers dorms with 4-8 bunks in each room and private rooms for 2 persons. All rooms have shared bathroom facilities located on the center of each floor so it is well within reach for all guests. The hostel has a private backyard and balconies open for the guests to relax, BBQ or enjoy the fresh air. Our bar and café is an ideal place to meet up with fellow travelers for a drink & snack! We provide a 24-hour check service in and free internet access. The hostel does not lock up for those coming or staying out late, but guests are not allowed to disturb others between 10 pm and 8 am. All the beds have clean sheets. Pillow, duvets and other bed linen can be provided, but are not included in the price. Guests can also rent towels for their stay.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area


Rating Type
79 Overall
77 Atmosphere
83 Staff
97 Location
74 Cleanliness
69 Facilities
84 Safety
0 Fun
74 Value

Important Information

The hostel is located on Laugavegur, the main shopping street. We are affiliated with Iceland‘s longest running adventure company, Arctic Adventures, and our guests can choose from great offers on their tours. Our staff can provide expert information on what to do, see and experience during your stay and will gladly arrange some activities for our guests. With our unbeatable location and prices in a lively hostel we make it our priority to make your stay as pleasant as possible! See you in Iceland!