Alba Guesthouse

3 Eskihlid Street, Reykjavik, Iceland, 105

Overall Rating: 84

Alba is a family run guesthouse in the city centre of Reykjavik, only minutes walk from the Fly bus terminal and within easy walking distance of the local attractions. The guesthouse has 10 rooms with shared facilities. Bikes for rent available from the guesthouse


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk


Rating Type
84 Overall
84 Atmosphere
91 Staff
75 Location
93 Cleanliness
74 Facilities
89 Safety
0 Fun
82 Value

Important Information

The word Alba means morning light, the light at dawn. Opened in June 2004, the 10-bedroom guesthouse offers modern conveniences, including wi-fi internet access, free of charge. Breakfast is included in the rate. The house was originally built in 1944 as a family home for the grandparents of the guesthouse’s current owner. It was completely renovated before its opening as a guesthouse and the garden was also extensively remodelled. Alba guesthouse offers 10 rooms with shared facilities, including 3 family rooms that can accommodate up to 5 people. The rooms have twin or double beds and a sink.