Cabin - Reykjavik

Borgatun, 32, Reykjavik, Iceland, 105  show map
 3 stars
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Cabin - Reykjavik

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Snack bar

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The positioning of Cabin in the center of Reykjavik ensures fast access to Reykjavik Family park and Zoo, Kringlan Shopping Mall and Hallgrimskirkja along with a beautiful view from the guestrooms. The superior hotel was built in 1997 and refurbished in 2007.

Set close to scenic beaches close to parks and a lagoon. The center of Reykjavik is 2 km away from the venue.

Guests will find a shopping street and a shopping mall within minutes of the hotel.

Cabin lies within 5 minutes’ drive to Keflavik airport.

Rooms

This property offers 254 non-smoking guestrooms complete with a work desk, a sitting area, flat-screen TV, a trouser press and a safe. Some rooms at Cabin have a view over the city. Bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

International dishes are served in the 24-hour restaurant. The lobby bar serves salads and fruit.

Services

The hotel offers cars and bicycles for rent to explore the local sites.

Relax

Leisure facilities in Cabin include a swimming pool and a shared lounge.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   254.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Gay friendly
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  1 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 44 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

Borgatun, 32, Reykjavik, Iceland, 105

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City Center
  • Reykjavik
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Keflavik (RKV)
    1.8 mi
  • Keflavik International (KEF)
    24.4 mi
Beaches
  • Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach
    4900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    254

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Rooms and availability

Cabin photos Room
Budget Twin Room
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Budget Double No View

Cabin photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Artificial lighting
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Twin (non-refundable)

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE] Triple Room

Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Non Refundable FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

Cabin photos Room
Superior Single Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE]-Single room - Superior

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Triple

Economy Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Luxury Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Non Refundable Double or Twin LUXURY

Cabin Location

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Local attractions

  • Hallgrimskirkja1.0 mi
    Skolavorduholti, Reykjavik
  • Natural History Museum 1.1 mi
    Iceland
  • Harpa Conference & Concert Center1.2 mi
    Austurbakki 2, Reykjavik
  • Einar Jonsson Museum 1.1 mi
    Eiriksgata, Reykjavik
  • Culture House - National Centre for Cultural Heritage1.2 mi
    Hverfisgata 15, Reykjavik

Near the hotel

  • Asmundur Sveinsson Sculpture Museum2000 ft
    Sigtun, Reykjavik
  • Icelandic Phallological Museum3500 ft
    Laugavegur 116, Reykjavik
  • Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach4900 ft
    101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik
  • Botanical Garden2400 ft
    Laugardalur, Reykjavik
  • Reykjavik Municipal Art Museum 4500 ft
    Flokagata, Reykjavik
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    254

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Cabin Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cabin

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 83 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
7.0
Service
7.0
Value
2.0
Dining
9.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    Well-run, good breakfast included with the room.

    It was somewhat difficult to find because there is no sign out front, only small flags with the hotel name hanging by the front entrance.

  • Single
    8.8

    There is really nice breakfast buffet, also very early if you need to wake up at 4:30 for your early flight. Hotel offers the transport to all the excursions and to the airport.

    The hotel is quite faraway from the city centre (around 20 minutes walking distance).

  • Couple
    7.8

    Good breakfast spread, free parking.

    No free wifi (quite expensive actually) - better off going to the library or a cafe and using theirs.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Breakfast was huge! I also find olive oil!!!

    The guy at the reception was very polite but a bit overconfident. He seemed to me a little fake.

  • Single
    6.2

    Very nice staff. Rate is attractive.

    A bit far away from city center. And the cheapest rooms are without window. However I am most of the time doing day trips, it doesn't bother me too much.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Nice rooms, plus they serve normal early breakfast starting from 4 a.m. for those who are leaving early. Very helpful hotel staff.

    Location is not that good - around 2.5 km walking from the city center. No free wi-fi.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very close to amazing thermal swimming pool where attending swimming holiday. Breakfast included in price. Worth booking top floor superior room for more space, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer & free wi- fi. Great shower. 30 min walk along beautiful coast path to city centre (but buses also available outside hotel). Good hotel bar. Reykyavik Express bus from airport will drop you off at hotel door (taxis very expensive). Hotel very helpful in booking tours & general advice on city amenities & transport. Nice hotel shop for last minute gifts (remember to get form to reclaim 25% vat at airport). Hotel very busy, including bar, but always quiet in room.

    Curtains in room did not close fully & daylight until midnight & from 4am so take eye mask if light affects sleeping. Number of towels received & refilling of tea/milk a bit random but hotel staff happy to provide supplies, including extra coathangers, whenever asked.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The room was comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly and efficient. The views from our window were great. The included breakfast was excellent. Although there was little variety, the evening salad bar provided an acceptable meal which was good value.

  • Couple
    5.8

    -Buffet breakfast was ok, did it's job to fill us up even past lunch. And it opens early at 4am for those with early flights. Bread there is fresh and lovely. I'd skip the buffet dinner though at 1495 kronas per person. - Bathroom was clean and shower was nice and hot with good rainhead pressure. - Buses into downtown stop just outside, very handy but don't run very often on weekends. So you'll have to fork out for a taxi (1500 krona one way) or walk 20mins. - Staff are very helpful, not overly exciting people but will call up places/do bookings for you. - Lots of brochures available at desk. - free parking - i recommend you hiring a car if you stay at this hotel!! - Petrol station/subway/cafe across the road, very handy.

    - Rooms are not soundproofed. With people flying in/out at early/late times, you will hear everything, suitcases rolling, doors slamming, toilets flushing. Just hope you're not in the midst of a school tour group - Lots of school excurisions/backpackers stay here. Can be noisy. - Distance is very far from Downtown or Kringlan shopping mall. 20mins walk in the cold to get anywhere, limited buses and taxi will cost 1500 krona. I recommend you stay Downtown to be close to restaurants/shops etc. - daily room cleaning is questionable.. yes we get new bath towels etc.. but they don't vacuum the room or change sheets. They just make your bed daily. - Rooms are VERY small.. and only offer single or twin beds. So if you're intersted in a romantic weekend away, go somewhere else. - TV is old school and only 1 english channel.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The hotel was very clean and nice inside, definately a four star worthy hotel. The breakfast was amazing, a huge buffet which is replenished alot and included cold meats, breads, cereals etc. The room was very modern and quite big, we had a deluxe twin room. The hotel is easy to find and is near to the coast and also to Kringlan shopping centre. There is a petrol station and Subway relatively close by. It is a very short few minute drive to the Hallgrimskirkja. I would definitely stay again if I am in Reykjavik and the price is very good for the quality you receive!

    The reception staff were not particularly welcoming or helpful, I found them quite unapproachable.

  • Family with children
    6.4

    Decent breakfast. Comfortable lobby. Near bus stop.

    The room was smaller than a jail cell. The twin beds (if they were twin beds) were on unfinished wood platforms. The distance between the beds was perhaps 3 feet. There was no place for luggage except the floor. No shampoo. The window sill juttied out, making propping oneself up to read or watch tv impossible. The wifi charge was exhorbitant. Was our room the Booked.net room?

  • Single
    6.6

    Let me change my booking with no fee and let me check out almost an hour late with no fee

    Rooms was extremely small, had a funny smell. Room's only window was facing a main balcony so had no privacy whatsoever

  • Couple
    8.8

    Every thing but the bed´s wore to hard

  • Single
    5.8

    Good location and clean, friendly staff.

    Paying extra for WiFi is unacceptable, even hostels have free WiFi now. Bed was uncomfortable.

  • Group of friends
    4.6

    Close to the city, great view of the bay, in fact an amazing view.

    The shelf over the sink made it impossible to shave or wash my face without either splashing water all over the floor or hitting my head when moving near to the sink, as you would normally do. A terrible sink layout.

How to reach hotel

hotel Cabin - Reykjavik Reykjavik location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Borgatun, 32, Reykjavik, Iceland, 105

Get directions
City Center
  • Reykjavik
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Keflavik (RKV)
    1.8 mi
  • Keflavik International (KEF)
    24.4 mi
Beaches
  • Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach
    4900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    254

Hotel Awards

IcelandicHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedReykjavikCabin

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Iceland

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