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Jonstott Guesthouse

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Amazing view and comfortable room. Had an issue getting into the room wifi when we first got there. Luckily I had brought local sim card with internet and thus can contacted the owner for wifi password. The owner is quite responsive. Very quite place and a bit too quiet at night for me. But overall we have a good time...

Thank iamwoon
Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 29 April 2014

I was so happy to stay the room Vatn in Jónstott guesthouse and enjoyed a lovely time there. The room has a view towards the mountains and the little stream next to the house gives a wonderful accoustic sourrounding and nature feeling. The interiour was cozy and a perfect mixture of professional look and private touch. I stayed alone in...

Thank Tatjana Z
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2013

The location of Jonstott is right in the northern lights zone and the scenery just outside the house was breathtaking! The interior of the house was nice and warm. Fully equipped with kitchen utensils which was very important for us as we celebrated our christmas there. Definitely a place for families to gather around for festive. The housekeeper, the lady...

3Thank Terence T
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We arrived at Keflavik Airport in the afternoon and went sightseeing around Reykjavik. We stayed overnight at the guesthouse on our way to Thingvellir National Park the next day. The communications through email was prompt and precise. Directions to go to the guesthouse will be easy to follow when there is still light, but in the dark, the landmarks were...

Thank ceto8
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We were heading for Reykjavik last minute (the plane was taking off in a few hours). All hotels were booked, but one nearby Jonstott told us about this new guesthouse. We contacted the owners through the website and they responded nearly instantly. Moreover, we had to bother them with many, many special requests since the nature of our trip was...

2Thank rockstar1975
CHSPrit, Owner at Jonstott Guesthouse, responded to this review

We're thrilled you had such a pleasant stay - you're more than welcome anytime. Thank you. :)

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 May 2013

When I first looked at the photos on the website and compared them to the nightly rates I thought there might be something a bit dodgy going on here as it looked a lot finer than the price indicated. But Jonstott was even more beautiful in real life. It was the perfect mix of pristine wilderness and cosy comfort that...

1Thank Adel S
CHSPrit, Owner at Jonstott Guesthouse, responded to this review

We're thrilled you had such a lovely stay. Thank you for choosing Jonstott and we hope we'll see you both again sometime. :)

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2012

This recently renovated apartment is located just a short drive from downtown Reykjavik. It was more than accommodating, quiet and comfortable for us while providing all the amenities I would expect from a modern apartment - more comfortable than my own home, I didn't want to leave. Perfectly suitable for families, or even larger groups we found it to be...

Thank Tim K
CHSPrit, Owner at Jonstott Guesthouse, responded to this review

We loved to have you and are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please visit us again! :)

Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Wow! The views & scenery around Jonstott Guesthouse and the valley Mosfellsdal is something I could simply never tire of. Jonstott is close to many activities within Mosfellsdal itself – golf, horse riding and countless hiking trails up and along the surrounding mountains. It is also just a short drive from the amazing Thingvellir national park, and the wonderful Gulfoss,...

1Thank pk31
Management response:

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. And if you never tire of it - please feel free to come and stay for more. :)

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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Jónstótt guesthouse accommodation. Situated 10 minutes drive from Reykjavik on the Golden Circle its the perfect place to relax and soak in the beautiful Icelandic vistas. Jónstótt provides a comfortable stay for families on holiday or those just staying the night with a choice of a fully equipped loft apartment or separate rooms with shared overnight facilites, there’s something for everyone.Jónstótt is located across the river from the national museum Gljúfrasteinn, the previous home of Halldór Laxness Nobel Prize winner for literature. Over the road is Laxnes Horse farm, where there are daily horse back riding tours on the incredible Icelandic ponies and golf course beyond. Only a 30 minute drive away is Þingvellir National Park – UNESCO World Heritage site, any nature lover will find their passion be it camping, hiking, fishing and even scuba diving. Breath-taken by it’s stunning surrounds and busy with all the local activities, Jónstótt is the perfect place to stay & relax in Iceland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jonstott Guesthouse

Address: Jonstott | i Mosfelsdalur, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Capital Region > Reykjavik > Mosfellsbaer
Price Range: £79 - £157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Jonstott Guesthouse Iceland/Reykjavik - Mosfellsbaer
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“I slept on the top floor, which was also the kitchen and living room. Not that good as your friends might wake you up when they're preparing breakfast. But you'll definitely be the first to reach those foods!”
809terencet, 27 Dec 2013 | Read review
“it's all about the loft!”
rockstar1975, 8 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Vatn (water) was just delightful.”
AdelS330, 14 May 2013 | Read review
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