Address: Borgartun 32, 105 Reykjavik
Hotel Rating: **
Hotel Cabin is located near the city harbor in downtown Reykajvik, about a 15 - 20 minute walk from the city's main shopping street, and close to the famous Solfari sculpture, Hofdi House and Reykjavik's largest geothermal swimming pool.
This affordable accommodation in Reykjavik, Iceland has 249 rooms, including 64 deluxe, 14 superior, and 174 recently-renovated standard rooms which are small by North American standards, but equipped with all principal comforts. The rooms are approximately 10 square meters (107 square feet), and come with satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, telephone, desk & office chair, and private bathroom with shower & toilet. Please note that the hotel offers twin rooms with two twin beds, but there are no double rooms available. Some rooms do not have windows, which is ideal for passengers who may need "assistance" with 24 hours of daylight during the summer months.
The hotel offers 24-hour reception, bar, tour desk, souvenir shop, and serves a plentiful Scandinavian buffet breakfast in the guest dining area. A healthy and delicious salad bar is available for lunch and dinner featuring a wide variety of dishes, both hot and cold, as well as a choice of two different soups. A variety of freshly baked breads is also included, along with soft drinks, juice, water coffee and tea.
1 Hotel Cabin exterior 2 Hotel reception and dining area entrance 3 Newly-renovated standard room
ICELANDIC TOURIST BOARD HOTEL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM
Five star | *****
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, movie channel, radio, desk and safe compartment. Luxurious interior decor & furnishings, including bathrobes at each bedside. Room & turndown service, a restaurant and laundry services are available, as well as an indoor swimming pool and/or exercise facilities.
Four star | ****
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, satellite TV, movie channel, radio and desk. There is room service, a restaurant and laundry services available.
Three star | ***
All rooms include private bathroom, telephone, TV, radio and desk. There is a breakfast room and service counter to buy snacks and small items.
Two star | **
Bar & dining room facilities (including breakfast), public telephone access and 24 hour check-in available. Rooms may be equipped with a private bathroom, but this is not a condition.
More information on the Tourist Board Hotel Classification System can be found here.