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Safety index

97 out of 100

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Reykjavik Residence Hotel

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9.4

Excellent (5,702 ratings)

Reykjavik, Iceland - 

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Nearby Laugavegur

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490 m Hallgrimskirkja

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560 m Harpa

Hotel Overview

Reykjavik Residence Hotel is highly praised in user reviews for its exceptional service, location, and comfort. Guests frequently mention their positive experiences related to the hotel's amenities, accommodating staff, and overall value for money. It offers a comfortable and convenient place to stay while exploring the city.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Central Location: Ideal spot for exploring the city, making it easy for guests to visit major attractions.
  2. Spacious Rooms: People love the extra space in their accommodations, providing a comfortable living area during their stay.
  3. Friendly and Helpful Staff: Staff members receive high marks for their attentiveness and willingness to help with any requests or issues.
  4. Quality of Amenities: The amenities offered are consistently highlighted as top-notch, enhancing the overall guest experience.
  5. Homey Atmosphere: The hotel boasts a warm and welcoming vibe, making guests feel at home.
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Area for improvement

  1. Pricey: Some guests find the hotel to be on the expensive side compared to other options in the area.
  2. Limited Parking: Available parking is often seen as insufficient, especially during peak times.
  3. Inconsistent Wi-Fi: A few reviews mention problems with the Wi-Fi connectivity, causing inconvenience.
  4. Noise Level: Depending on the room location, some guests have reported noise disturbances from the street or nearby areas.
  5. Limited On-Site Dining Options: The lack of diverse dining options within the hotel has been pointed out as a downside.

Amenities

Kitchen

Microwave

Living/Dining area

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Housekeeping

Outdoor Space

Outdoor Space

Bar

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Score icon9.4

RateScore

Total 5,702 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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9.3

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9.6

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booking

3,315 Reviews

9.3 / 10

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expedia

2,387 Reviews

9.6 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

Dec, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 63

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Number of floors 3

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Number of buildings/towers 3

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Year Built 1914

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

3

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129

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133

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Laugavegur

Nearby

Hallgrimskirkja

490 m

Harpa

560 m

Reykjavik City Hall

840 m

Reykjavik Harbour

910 m

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Airports Nearby

Reykjavik–Keflavik Intl. Airport (KEF)

22 km

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Restaurants

Einstök Bar

280 m

Brauð & Co

280 m

Bakarí Sandholt

140 m

Lebowski Bar

210 m

Dillon Whiskey Bar

Nearby

Street View

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Daytime safety

85 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

72 out of 100

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Reykjavik safety index

Safety

Crime

97

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

97 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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86

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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93

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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100

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

24

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

24 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

31

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Mugging or robbery  14/100

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Car theft  16/100

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Car break-ins  25/100

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Home break-ins  24/100

Violent crime severity

Low

21

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Physical attacks  16/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  14/100

Other crime severity

Minimal

18

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Insult or harassment in public  17/100

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Corruption or bribery  39/100

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Drug problem  39/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.7 - $3.6

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Coffee

$3.4 - $6.1

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Beer 0.5L

$2.2 - $4

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$13.4 - $30.3

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$3.7 - $4.2

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$2 - $3.3

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$77.3 - $188.3

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$13.5 - $30.3

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McMeal at McDonalds

$13.5 - $16.8

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.9 - $3.4

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Public transport, monthly pass

$53.8 - $89.8

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$2 - $2.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$16.8 - $33.6

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$44.8 - $94.2

Weather In Reykjavik

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Precipitation In Reykjavik

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.514

PM1016

13

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

No pets or service animals

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