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Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Reykjavík, Iceland - Updated 2020

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Iceland will leave you in awe with its unspoiled natural landscape, laidback lifestyle, and beautiful architecture. This is the place where ice and fire coexist. You can find volcanic geysers, lava fields and massive glaciers in Iceland. The capital of Iceland, Reykjavík, runs on geothermal energy and it is the home of Saga Museum which exhibits Iceland’s Viking history. In here, you will also find the iconic Hallgrimskirkja church, rotating Perlan glass dome, and the famous Blue Lagoon spa. There are several activities that you can engage in; you will never run out of things to experience and every corner is just picture perfect. There is a small horse rental, northern lights expeditions, and sailing tours on an authentic Iceland Viking ship. The activities are endless and in order for you to stay comfortable, here is a list of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Reykjavík, Iceland.

1. New spacious apartment near downtown (from USD 98)

This modern and spacious apartment is located in a quiet neighborhood near Reykjavik’s downtown. It has one bedroom and a sleeper sofa bed in the living room which can accommodate up to five people. The living room is equipped with satellite television and fast WiFi. The kitchen is also equipped with all your basic needs to prepare meals and there is also a washing machine and a dryer in the washroom. The house has two terraces where you can hang out and relax in.

Spacious newly apartment - Free WiFi and parking garage. Satellite TV.
30 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is fully equipped with everything you might need during your stay
The apartment was very comfortable
well equipped 1 bedroom apartment
A real bonus to have underground parking as well as
Very comfortable stay in this ground floor flat with garage parking for the hire car
Cleanliness:
Property was bright and airy and had everything we needed for our stay
Well equipped and clean Great location and lovely neighborhood
Host:
He was accessible accommodating and a huge help when we ran into some travel difficulties
So clean Lovely big tub
For the shoppers even more Just about every bar has
So convenient to have all the comforts of home
a happy hour later in the afternoon You'll have to go explore those because some have very limited selection in drinks during their happy hour while others open their entire beverage menu right u...
Location:
We walked up to the bus stop
it's a 3 minute walk to the bus stop and
it's quick to get anywhere in Reykjavik
Could not ask for a better place Ideal location for everything in Reykjavik
The BSI is literally 4 Min drive
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2. One-bedroom apartment located in Reykjavik center (from USD 95)

This classy and elegant home is suitable for a four-person trip. It has one bedroom with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed with a 50-inch flat-screen television in the open-plan lounge. There is a full kitchen with cooking necessities, utensils, and a coffee maker. The house has one bathroom with a walk-in rain shower and a washroom equipped with a washing machine and a fold-out clothing line to dry your laundry. Reykjavik’s main museums, galleries, and harbor are only a 5- to 20-minute walk from this property.

Newly Refurbished Flat in Central Reykjavik in a Quiet Residential Area
29 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Free on street parking Spacious apartment with great shower comfortable bed
Reykjavik offered much more space and much greater value
I ended up opening the door to get some cooler air in Pull out bed in living room not very comfortable with just the sheet over all the fold out
The apartment was just as described
When I put the down comforter over it
Cleanliness:
The apartment was clean and inviting Ulli
The flat was very clean
Property was clean & well located
Host:
Owner was very accommodating and responsive
and he made sure to talk to them
the host was incredibly responsive and helpful After traveling overnight we allowed us to check in early
The owner was great with answering questions before we left and also correcting small problems when we were there
& I had brought a paper towel with me
Location:
Great location Walked to restaurants
Perfect location on the edge of downtown Quiet neighborhood
Apartment is in a great location where you can walk everywhere in the city
This flat was in a perfect location to get in and out of the city easily
lovely place to stay near everything in downtown Reykjavik
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3. Fully equipped modern apartment for four people (from USD 66)

This charming apartment has an urban, modern interior and an open-plan concept. The ample living room has a flat-screen television and a big window that welcomes plenty of natural light. The house can accommodate four people, there is a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a leather sofa bed in the living room. The kitchen is well equipped for simple breakfasts or even fancy dinners. There is also a balcony with a great view of the surroundings.

Charming apartment in the centre, by the main street, free WiFi, free parking
114 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment was fully equipped with all the dishes
Also indoor car park is a bonus
The apartment itself was spotless and very comfortable
The kitchen was VERY well equipped for food prep there was plenty of room and free laundry available in the building
The beds were perfect and comfortable
Host:
Mr Jonasson was awesome
We were met by the owner at 7:30am - every effort was made to make us comfortable
The owner was responsive and answered any questions as they came up during our stay
We cooked many meals that helped us save a lot of $$$ Gudmunder was extremely responsive and helpful
Arrived from San Antonio Texas and was met by Gudmundur who made us feel very welcome
Location:
This property is perfect for walking downtown and exploring and for taking bus tours
We found the apartment to be the perfect location for walking the main street of Laugavegur which had plenty of shops and eateries
The location was the best
This property is an easy walk to downtown Less than 10 minute walk to the grocery store
There are two Grocery stores within twoish blocks from the apartment
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4. Rustic apartment with two bedrooms (from USD 246)

With two bedrooms, this apartment can comfortably host a maximum of five people. Situated in the heart of the city, Felicia’s flat exudes a rustic charm and it has an open-plan kitchen equipped with all of your needs. The living room is equipped with a smart television, free WiFi, and a cozy sofa while the bedrooms have a double bed and twin beds respectively.

Felicia's Flat, Downtown Reykjavik, Great location near Hallgrimskirkja.
70 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
etc Comfortable flat with everything you need
The parking space was a welcome bonus
comfortable bedding for four a sizeable bathroom
The kitchen had everything you need and
The apartment was large and comfortable There were great bonus amenities like a desktop computer (along with the high speed wifi)
Cleanliness:
The apartment was clean and the posted photographs are accurate
clean and well maintained very comfy beds and blankets
Host:
We had extra snacks given to us upon arrival
we received a warm welcome from the lovely hosts
The hosts were lovely as well offering us assistance with small issues in the unit but also suggestions for things to do
it was the early hours of the morning when we arrived
coffee and even a little welcome package
Location:
Downhill walk to lots of shopping
Easy walk to cafes shopping
You are walking distance from some of the best restaurants in the city
grocery store around the corner shops and restaurants down the street a very interesting church just up the street
The flat is on a street with great restaurants bars and shops
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5. Modern apartment with terrace overlooking the city (from USD 186)

Situated on the sixth floor of the new apartment building in Reykjavik center, this brand new apartment has a mix of an industrial and Scandinavian interior. This whole apartment has a posh and elegant vibe, it has one bedroom with a queen-size bed that can accommodate two people. The kitchen is well equipped with cooking basics, a dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, French press and an espresso maker. There is also a washing machine and a dryer while the living room has a very cozy corner with a flat-screen television. You can also relax on the terrace overlooking the city and the sea.

Amazing view from terrace
Reykjavik, IS
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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6. Cozy apartment in the city center (from USD 148)

vrbo iceland reykjavik | cozy apartment in the city center
Source: HomeAway

Feel at home at this studio apartment that can accommodate four guests. There is only one bedroom with a queen-size bed but the sofa bed in the living room is spacious enough for other guests to sleep on. The apartment is equipped with all the general amenities that will make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable, such as a television, fiber optic WiFi, bathroom necessities, and the kitchen has all basic cooking needs and there is even a coffee maker provided. This apartment is located in the center, making all the attractions easily accessible.

Unique experience, great location in Reykjavik center, private entrance
Rekjavik, Iceland, IS
4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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7. Charming apartment with two bedrooms (from USD 201)

charming apartment with two bedrooms
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This modern apartment is beautifully decorated with a wooden interior and a hint of black and white accents. The Nest Apartment E has two bedrooms with king-size beds that can accommodate four people. Apartment E has a cozy living room area with a television with a Netflix account, Bluetooth speakers, and a DVD. The kitchen is fully equipped with basic cooking necessities and there is also a Nespresso coffee maker and French press. There is also a small balcony by the kitchen, where you can sit and pass time. This apartment is close to the main attractions, swimming pool, restaurants, bars, and shops.

Wonderful apartment in Reykjavik Centre
Reykjavík, IS
4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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8. Minimalist apartment on the second floor (from USD 144)

minimalist apartment on the second floor
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The Thorsgata Apartment has a minimalist and classy interior, it has an open kitchen and living room with a flat-screen television and WiFi. There is one spacious bedroom with a big window that welcomes natural light. An extra bed can also be pulled out in the living room for extra guests. There is a kitchenette with a dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, and a dining area with seating for two. The full bathroom is also equipped with a walk-in shower.

Modern apartments and cottage in a great Location In Reykjavík
Reykjavík, IS
3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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9. Newly renovated apartment for two (from USD 270)

This newly renovated apartment has an industrial touch and it is designed with some pop art along with a hint of bright colors to exude a homey feel. It has one bedroom with a king-size bed for two people, making this apartment an ideal home for a couple on a trip. The apartment has a television with cable, internet, and other general amenities such as a washing machine and a dryer. The kitchen is also fully equipped and it has a dining area for four people. City Hall, Parliament Square, seafood restaurants, the harbor area, and the geothermal heated outdoor public swimming pool are within walking distance.

Downtown Design Studio Apartment
48 reviews
studio 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
off-street parking are a wonderful Pied-a-terre
This apartment is a large studio with a king size bed good size bathroom and small kitchen
the the bed was sweet
The kitchen is functional with a large refrigerator
but I had room to spread out comfortable furniture
Cleanliness:
The apartment was beautifully decorated clean and had everything we needed
The studio had everything we needed and was really clean
The space was very clean and had everything we needed for the week
the apartment is very clean and comfortable
The kitchen are and bathroom were tastefully done and met our needs perfectly dishwasher
Host:
Plus he was a great host
The host was very quick to answer all of my questions and showed us around once we arrived
the owner was a perfect host warm friendly attentive
Sali was a great host Met us upon arrival and was VERY accommodating on our final day
Sali was a great host
Location:
The location is excellent Dozens of great restaurants within a five minute walk
It is near everything-restaurants-shops-roads to get out and explore this beautiful country
Great location walk to everything downtown
We were walking distance to great restaurants shopping grocery stores and bus stop
It was also easy to get in and out for our drives to the Golden Circle Blue Lagoon and Vik Sali
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10. Luxurious apartment adjacent to Hallgrímskirkja Church (from USD 195)

This newly renovated apartment emanates a very luxurious vibe because of its interior and furnishing. It has two bedrooms with a king and queen-size bed each and it can comfortably accommodate six guests. The ample living room has a large sofa and a flat-screen television; the host can also provide a foldable single bed upon request. The kitchen is also fully equipped with all the essentials. There is a balcony with unobstructed views of the surrounding and Hallgrímskirkja Church. Einar Jonsson Sculpture Museum and Skólavörðustígur are within close proximity.

Luxury apartment right in front of Hallgrimskirkja
57 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The apartment is clean comfortable modern with plenty of amenities
pillows and duvets are super comfy
The only downside was that if you leave the windows open you can hear EVERYTHING that happens on the street below
one decides to take guided tours
Please include in your description that you have a hair dryer May not be important to all but a huge bonus to others
Cleanliness:
Location is great and property warm and very clean with plenty of towels and kitchen equipment plus beds
Host:
Kjartan was a great host and made sure everything was perfect for us
The host was very helpful and always a phone call way to help
So pleasant and easy to work with
Parking was on site and so easy
Clean right near everything Exactly as advertised
Location:
and it's a fairly busy walking area
The place is close to bus stop #8 which is super convenient in case
The apartment is in a excellent location you can walk to the Main Street with tons to restaurants and shopping and more importantly you get a fantastic view of the church
It's a 5-10 minute walk straight into the heart of the city
We felt incredibly lucky to have found this place
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Stay cozy in one of these accommodations

Feel at home in this gorgeous country and have a memorable Icelandic experience through these accommodations that are near the tourist spots. Try out the local cuisine, walk around the neighborhood, and be one with the locals to make this trip worthwhile.

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Franchesca is a 20 year old Filipina who currently resides in Singapore. She has a deep appreciation for anything that is art-related and she finds excitement in documenting her trips through...Read more

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