Loft Hostel

Loft is HI-Iceland newest hostel and has already made a huge impression.- This highly rated eco hostel was voted The Best HI Hostel in the world 2014 and then named the Best Hostel in Iceland at the 2015 Oscars.

Located on Reykjavík’s main shopping street and 5 minutes walking distance from Hallgrímskirkja, the City Pond and Harpa Concert Hall, the best of the city is just footsteps away from the hostel.

Loft also boasts one of the finest views in town with its large rooftop floor terrace café overlooking the city centre – perfect for rooftop beers on one of Reykjavik’s long summer evenings or for catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights in winter.

Make yourself at home in our cosy lounge; make new friends at the bar or surf the web using our free WiFi. Facilities include free computer access, fully equipped guest kitchen, book exchange, luggage storage during stay. Loft café and bar offers top quality Chemex coffee and wine, draft and bottled beer from local Icelandic breweries, as well as some sweet and savory treats, and our organic breakfast is a great start to the day. We host regular music events, movie nights, foosball tournaments and other social events.

Loft offers a wide range of 4-8 person dorms and double rooms, each equipped with a private bathroom. Linen is included in all rooms. Free small lockers are available in dormitories.

Our aim is to contribute towards an ethically conscious and sustainable style of travelling that increases people's knowledge of their environment, and respect for the cultural values of cities and towns in all parts of the world.

We are on hand 24/7 at reception to help you with anything you need; whether its advice on how to get around the island or the scoop on bars, restaurants and music downtown. We also arrange your excursions for free; bike and car rentals and all local transport.