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Reykjavik - Loft Hostel

Bankastræti 7, 101, Reykjavík, Iceland

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Overall Rating 90%

Loft is located in Reykjavik downtown's heart. It´s eco certified, top rated and offers one of the most popular rooftop bar and venue for live music in Reykjavík.

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Reykjavík Hostel

Hostel Reykjavík

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

This is the newest hostel to have opened its doors in Reykjavik and already it is proving to be a popular choice for groups.

It is located on Reykjavík’s main shopping street (great for groups of friends looking for a bit of retail therapy!) and is within a five minute walk from Hallgrímskirkja, the City Pond and Harpa Concert Hall; it literally has the best of the city on its doorstep.

Loft also boasts one of the finest views in town with its large top floor balcony café overlooking the city centre – a great spot to people watch or catch a glimpse of the northern lights in winter.
Art groups will enjoy a trip to the nearby HjART Park, a small square bustling with life and energy. Literally covered with artwork from Reykjavík‘s graffiti art scene, you can sometimes catch a DJ playing or see an impromptu concert.
And the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre which is home to the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra and The Icelandic Opera is the crown jewel of Reykjavík‘s cultural life.

So whatever your reason for visiting Reykjavik, why not make a groups enquiry at our newest hostel in the capital? The friendly staff are waiting to welcome you.

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Suitable for Special Occasions
  • Exclusive Use
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Packed Lunches
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Catering/meal service
  • Group Packages
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use
  • Group discounts to local attractions
  • Experienced Group Activity Assistance

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning - In selected areas
  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Rental
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. (+354) 553 8140

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Hallgrímskirkja (Less than 500 m)
  • Harpa (At or next to the hostel)
  • Vibrant nightlife (At or next to the hostel)

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Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (3 to 5km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (At or next to the hostel)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Shopping area / Mall (At or next to the hostel)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (At or next to the hostel)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (More than 10km)
  • Water park (3 to 5km)
  • Wooded Area (5 to 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
50km from Keflavík Airport. 2.8km from Reykjavík Airport
Bus
BSÍ Bus Terminal (1.2 km): Take bus #1 #3 or #6 to Stjórnarráðið bus stop
Taxi
50m in front of hostel
Car
Parking 2 minutes from the hostel
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Scuba / Snorkelling
  • Swimming
  • Team-Building
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Whale Watching

Sustainability labels