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Forsaela Apartmenthouse

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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Centre
Located in a lovely private garden with patios and green spaces in a quiet residential area next to Laugavegur, Reykjavik's main shopping street. Surrounded with Cafes, restaurants, museums, art galleries and other sites off interest. A perfect "home away from home" for families and...
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Location and contact
Grettisgata, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
1.1 miles to Reykjavik Domestic Airport
109 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We were 6 friends who stayed in the Little House at Forsaela. We had a great stay and th house met all our needs. It's very cozy and historic. We found it clean, comfortable and excellent value for money. It was a bonus that there...More

Thank Natalie W
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking time to write a wonderful review and for sharing you appreciation of your stay at the Little House of Forsaela. The Little House was build in 1906 and even it was at that time the home of a family...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I only just realized that I left a review on another site but not here. This was a lovely, extremely clean and sweetly comfortable stay. My two young daughters and i loved the traditional home but the best part were the owners. We loved the...More

Thank agesenior
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 5 January 2018

Dear friends of Forsaela, Thank you for the thoughtfulness and for taking time to write a review to share with TripAdvisor followers. It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and both me and Siggi feel rewarded by your words of appreciation. We...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Ohhh what a great first experience with Iceland/Reykjavik this was! Hostess Hlin and her husband were superfriendly and helpful, staying up late to hand us the keys to the little appartment and showing us around. The appartment itself was so very cute. Perfectly located in...More

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Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 7 December 2017

Dear friends of Forsaela, Thank your for taking time to write a wonderful review and for sharing your appreciation. We value the warmth and grace we encountered during your stay with us. We will be looking forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Forseala apartment. The apartment was cosy and with all the facilities we needed. The location was fantastic - no more than 15 mins to the harbour area and everything else much closer.

Thank Andrew B
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 September 2017

Dear Andrew, Thank you for sharing a wonderful review. It was a pleasure for us to welcome you for the celebration of your anniversary. We look forward to welcoming you again. Hlin and Siggi

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great apartment centrally located in Reykjavik. We stayed in one of the apartments inside the blue house. It was neat, clean, cozy, and very warm! Best of all, it was central to everything we needed. If you turn right, it was one block from a...More

Thank dpwarrior24
Response from Hlin G, Owner at Forsaela ApartmenthouseResponded 3 September 2017

Dear friends of Forsaela, Me and Siggy truly appreciate your wonderful review and apologise for not replying earlier. The long everlasting days of summer are behind. Now at the changing of the season we have again turned on the lights of the courtyard creating the...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$240 - US$444 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$240 - US$444 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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14 March 2016|
Response from kasper07 | Property representative |
I'm sorry for replying late to your request. We provide a baby crib and high chair for children staying in our one bedroom apartment. With kind regards, Hlin
10 July 2015|
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Response from Hlin G | Property representative |
The one bedroom apartments of Forsaela, are completely independent. There are three apartments in the house, each of which has a private bathroom and a private well equipped kitchen. In another house next door within the... More
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"I understand their are 3 apartments which vary by number of beds so chose accordingly"
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"Visit the local swimming pool a two minute walk from Forsaela with its steam room and outdoor 42C hot tub."
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"All apartments are great and they are surprisingly quiet for downtown Reykjavik."
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"be on time with your reservation"
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