$193 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jul 27, 2014 Check-out: Jul 28, 2014

Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

3 stars
Brautarholt 22-24, Reykjavik, 105
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
16 reviews
Great

Stayed here for 4 nights. Good location to the bus routes. Good breakfast. Fantastic Staff!!! They... See full review

  • jibeane
  • Dec 20, 2013
Great Value

The staff and manager were extremely helpful. Rooms were very simple, but always extremely clean.... See full review

  • RCHage
  • Jan 3, 2014
If you are looking for a centrally located hotel and would prefer peace and privacy, Hotel Bjork is the right choice for you. It is an ideal place from which to explore the city. Hotel Bjork is situated within a few minutes walk from Reykjavik city centre and the main shopping street. The hotel offers 55 spacious and tastefully decorated rooms with private bathroom, coffee and tea making facilities, satellite TV, radio, hair dryer and internet connection. The adjoining Potturinn & Pannan restaurant offers a versatile all day menu, starting with a Continental buffet breakfast.

Bjork Hotel Reykjavik Rooms

Standard Room
Single or Double. The Hotel Bjork features 55 guestrooms that have been designed with the comfort and convenience of the valued guest foremost in mind. The rooms are medium to large in size and are in truly exceptional condition. They all have modern pale beige and cream colour schemes and smart pale wood furniture so no matter what your reason for staying you are guaranteed a thorough and complete nights rest.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Free parking
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Services
Business center
In-Room Safe
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Free parking

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Hotel Map

64.1413 -21.9038
Area served
Reykjavik has the best of both worlds: the qualities of a modern, forward-looking society are complemented by a close connection to beautiful and unspoilt nature in the city's vicinity.
Nearby airports
Reykjavik (RKV) 2.2 km, Keflavik (KEF) 38.2 km.
Area description
Hotel Bjork, a few minutes walk from the centre of Reykjavik, the shopping street Laugavegur and the heart of the old town. The main bus terminal Hlemmur is in the neighbourhood and so is Kringlan shopping mall.

Nearby points of interest

  • Laugavegur: 0.1 mi
  • Iceland Academy of the Arts: 0.2 mi
  • Nautholsvík Thermal Beach: 0.4 mi
  • Hallgrimskirkja: 0.7 mi
  • Reykjavik City Theatre: 0.8 mi
  • Skólavörðustígur: 0.8 mi
  • Kringlan: 0.9 mi
  • The Saga Museum: 0.9 mi
  • National Theatre of Iceland: 1 mi
  • West Iceland: 1 mi
  • Fríkirkjan í Reykjavík: 1.1 mi
  • Reykjavík Cathedral: 1.2 mi
  • National Museum: 1.3 mi
  • National and University Library of Iceland: 1.4 mi
  • Landakot's Church: 1.5 mi
  • Laugavegur: 0.1 mi
  • Iceland Academy of the Arts: 0.2 mi
  • Nautholsvík Thermal Beach: 0.4 mi
  • Hallgrimskirkja: 0.7 mi
  • Reykjavik City Theatre: 0.8 mi
  • Skólavörðustígur: 0.8 mi
  • Kringlan: 0.9 mi
  • The Saga Museum: 0.9 mi
  • National Theatre of Iceland: 1 mi
  • West Iceland: 1 mi
  • Fríkirkjan í Reykjavík: 1.1 mi
  • Reykjavík Cathedral: 1.2 mi
  • National Museum: 1.3 mi
  • National and University Library of Iceland: 1.4 mi
  • Landakot's Church: 1.5 mi
  • Reykjavík University: 1.7 mi
  • Reykjavík City Museum: 2.9 mi
  • Smáralind: 2.9 mi
  • Vidistadatun Sculpture Park: 4.6 mi
  • Blue Lagoon Iceland: 24.5 mi
  • Longwave radio mast Hellissandur: 80.2 mi
  • The Family Fun Park & Zoo: 1,294.5 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
The staff at hotel Bjork are happy to assist you in finding the right conference facilities in Reykjavik for you and your guests.

Dining

Potturinn og Pannan Restaurant
The adjoining "Pot & Pan" restaurant features a varied choice of dishes with a focus on healthy cuisine. Should you need a hearty meal that will set you up for the whole day pop into the Potturinn og Pannan restaurant, translated as Pots and Pans, for a varied selection of dishes, with a focus on healthy food. The restaurant features a modern decor, and has a children's play area.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (16)

Ratings and reviews for Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
16 out of 16
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.8
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
3.4
Value:
4.3

100% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
RCHage
Hoboken, New Jersey
Jan 3, 2014

Great Value

The staff and manager were extremely helpful. Rooms were very simple, but always extremely clean. Was a bit of a walk from the city center, but the value we got for our money was fantastic. Would definitely recommend to someone who is looking for a budget-friendly option.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
jibeane
Providence, RI
Dec 20, 2013

Great

Stayed here for 4 nights. Good location to the bus routes. Good breakfast. Fantastic Staff!!! They were very helpful with booking our tours and with weather information!!! Thanks

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Swing By
Chapel Hill NC
Aug 28, 2012

staff very helpful, hotel very functional

satisfied. staff were like around the clock concierge service.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
2
Value:
4
Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Cece mom
Nyc
May 25, 2012

Bjork hotel

Great. Clean quiet. Friendly staff. Just slept. That's all I wanted

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
chanchinator
Chicago, IL, USA
Nov 12, 2011

Great Place

This was a very nice hotel and we would stay there again. I was able to park easily and the staff was extremely friendly. The only negative is that it is a little far away from the center, but it's not a big city. The breakfast was the best!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
brooklynOrBust
new york, ny
Sep 19, 2011

Really sweet and comfy hotel walking distance from downtown

The staff at Hotel Bjork was incredibly helpful and kind -- they booked excursions for us, arranged our shuttle to the airport, and were consistently helpful and polite. The hotel is a about a 15 minute walk from the thick of downtown's activity, so if you aren't a big walker or want to be able to pop into the room between activities, you may opt for something closer. My sister and I both live in big walking cities, so we didn't mind. Also, some of the walk feels a little desloate, but the country feels (and is) very safe, so this was not a problem for us.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

Fish Market restaurant. About a 20-25 minute walk from the hotel, but one of the best meals I had in a long time!

Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
brooklynOrBust
new york, ny
Sep 19, 2011

Really sweet and comfy hotel walking distance from downtown

The staff at Hotel Bjork was incredibly helpful and kind -- they booked excursions for us, arranged our shuttle to the airport, and were consistently helpful and polite. The hotel is a about a 15 minute walk from the thick of downtown's activity, so if you aren't a big walker or want to be able to pop into the room between activities, you may opt for something closer. My sister and I both live in big walking cities, so we didn't mind. Also, some of the walk feels a little desloate, but the country feels (and is) very safe, so this was not a problem for us.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

Fish Market restaurant. About a 20-25 minute walk from the hotel, but one of the best meals I had in a long time!

Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mari from MD
Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Sep 9, 2011

Reasonable deal with some limitation

Not a bad experience considering the price. No problem with the bedding. But the bathroom was a bit too small. Shower and a toilet bowl was too close and divided by only one shower certain. After the shower, half of the floor in the bathroom was wet. But this may not bother you if you are going to thermal pools during your stay. Breakfast included and was reasonable. Enjoyable enough if you eat fish regularly. Staffs are not too bad, but did not help me to store the baggage to the baggage room which is onsite, but have to go outside and go down stairs with no escalator/elevator. Well, steps aren't too many, but it was very cold and windy outside and someone was painting the room at the same time. When I pick up my luggages, the front desk did the same, just handed over a key and did not offer any help getting them. If you are not picky about those small areas, this hotel is enjoyable enough.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Entertainment tip: Long walk from hotel

Downtown Reykjavik was within walking distance, but with cold temp and strong wind, it was not a pleasant walk. Doable for young and healthy people, but not recommended if you are not big on walking.

Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mari from MD
Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Sep 9, 2011

Reasonable deal with some limitation

Not a bad experience considering the price. No problem with the bedding. But the bathroom was a bit too small. Shower and a toilet bowl was too close and divided by only one shower certain. After the shower, half of the floor in the bathroom was wet. But this may not bother you if you are going to thermal pools during your stay. Breakfast included and was reasonable. Enjoyable enough if you eat fish regularly. Staffs are not too bad, but did not help me to store the baggage to the baggage room which is onsite, but have to go outside and go down stairs with no escalator/elevator. Well, steps aren't too many, but it was very cold and windy outside and someone was painting the room at the same time. When I pick up my luggages, the front desk did the same, just handed over a key and did not offer any help getting them. If you are not picky about those small areas, this hotel is enjoyable enough.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Entertainment tip: Long walk from hotel

Downtown Reykjavik was within walking distance, but with cold temp and strong wind, it was not a pleasant walk. Doable for young and healthy people, but not recommended if you are not big on walking.

Review of Bjork Hotel Reykjavik

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Res Ipsa
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Aug 25, 2011

Great choice!

As other reviewers have noted, this hotel is not in the thick of it. But it's only a 10-15 walk to the city center and offers a nice respite for those looking for a more quiet location. The staff is fantastic. Dorota (day) and Johan (night) are especially helpful. Breakfast was standard but good. The restaurant itself serves great food. I had a seafood dish that was so tasty I thanked the chef in person! Overall, Hotel Bjork was/is a great choice! I would stay there again in a heartbeat.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
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