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101 Hotel

Reykjavík, Iceland

101 Hotel is a modern boutique hotel in the center of Reykjavik, within easy reach of the sights, shopping areas, restaurants and nightlife of the city. A member of the Design Hotels group, 101 has a fascinating collection of art and sculpture.

At a Glance

  • Excellent downtown location close to the sea with nice views from many rooms over the distant mountains or the newly built opera house on the harbor front

  • Bar and restaurant on site serving Icelandic and European dishes

  • Small gym and spa on lower ground floor with steam room and jacuzzi

  • Rooms boast iPod docks and DVD players - complimentary wifi on all floors

  • Many rooms can fit an extra bed, and there is an apartment suite which can sleep two adults and two children

Adventure, Eco/ethical tourism, , Culture

Insider's View

The up to the minute interior design and carefully selected art installations make this hotel a great option for those looking for something quintessentially modern and Scandinavian.

James Ferguson

Insider's View

For something extra special choose Suite 516 for great views of the harbor & mountains as well as spacious and stylish accommodation

Scott Dunn team

Insider's View

Enjoy a cocktail and admire the artwork in 101's slick and stylish bar before walking into Reykjavik to check out the impressive restaurant scene, with Sushi Samba and the Fish Market being top contenders

Lily Cai

Insider's View

Request a room with a harbor view and enjoy views of the magnificent Harpa concert hall which is beautifully lit at night

Anne Bamber

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Description

The Hotel 101 gets its name from its postcode, that of the area at the heart of Reykjavik facing the harbor and near to the city’s main shopping street and the opera house. A member of the ‘Design Hotels’ group, it has been tastefully decorated in a modern Nordic style. This small boutique hotel also features a cosy lounge and bar and a popular restaurant serving Icelandic and international specialties. The rooms are light and spacious, and the public areas and restaurant showcase some of the best in modern Scandinavian art.

The 101 hotel is located at one end of Reykjavik’s main shopping street, Laugavegur, within easy reach of major sights, restaurants, and nightlife. Although the concrete exterior looks somewhat stark, guests entering the hotel cannot fail to be impressed by the care that has gone into the design and décor of Reykjavik’s most in-demand boutique hotel.

101 Hotel boasts 38 spacious rooms, most of which are standard or deluxe doubles. Rooms are light and airy, and each has separate WC and shower room as well as a free standing basin and, in many rooms, free standing bathtub. The hotel’s public areas are particularly attractive, with fascinating contemporary works of art throughout and a cosy and welcoming bar/lounge area with open fireplace.

Accommodation

101 Hotel's rooms all have a modern monochrome style to them giving them an air of sophistication.

There are a range of guest rooms to include attractive suites of various sizes, some of which offer views over the harbor. Each has separate WC and shower room as well as a free standing basin and, in many rooms, free standing bathtub. The bathroom is equipped with Aveda beauty products. Satellite TV, internet connection and Bose iPod docks are also provided.

Standard Room

These rooms are 24 square meters and come complete with a queen-size bed, a big walk-in shower and under floor heating. All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Double Room

These spacious rooms are set over 28 square meters and come with a King size bed and great views of the traditional streets of harbor. All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Double Deluxe Room

Sizes range between 28 - 30 square meters and these suites come complete with a King size bed, underfloor heating, large walk-in shower and bathtub All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Double Balcony Room

Set over 30 square meters these rooms come complete with a king size bed, large walk-in shower, underfloor heating and a spacious balcony. All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Junior Suite

The Junior Suites come equipped with a King size bed, large walk-in shower, bathtub and underfloor heating and cover 45 square meters. All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Junior Suite Balcony

Set over 35 square meters the Junior Suite Balcony comes with a king size bed, large walk-in shower, bathtub, underfloor heating and a balcony with spectacular harbor views. All rooms have high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Suite Balcony

Spacious rooms set over 39 square meters. The Suite Balcony is equipped with a king-size bed, a big walk-in shower, a bathtub, underfloor heating and a balcony with view of the harbor. All rooms have access to a high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Apartment Suite

This luxurious, spacious suite (60 square meters) is equipped with a king-size bed, a big walk-in shower, a bathtub and underfloor heating.

It has a view of the harbor and of the commissioned artwork made for the hotel. The room has a dining area as well as a living room with a flat screen TV and surround system.

All rooms have access to a high-speed wireless internet connection, free of charge. Each room is also equipped with a CD/DVD player, a satellite TV, a Bose iPod sound-dock, a phone with voice mail, a safe, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, a well-stocked minibar, an in-room boutique with Blue Lagoon products, books, clothing and more. Bathroom amenities are by Aveda and bed linens are by Quagliotti.

Childcare

Children are welcome to come and stay at 101 Hotel. Extra beds can be added to some of the rooms to comfortably accommodate a child.

Facilities

The Hotel’s bar and restaurant offer delicious Icelandic and international specialties to residents and non residents alike.

The hotel has a small but well equipped gym, as well as a Jacuzzi and steam bath. Massage treatments can be arranged in guest rooms.

Activities

Reykjavik can be described as a mix of cosmopolitan city and a small seaside village due to its contrasting nature. It has all the modern amenities of a great up and coming city but also retains its natural beauty. The concierge service at the Hotel 101 can help with restaurant and excursion bookings within and outside the city to make your stay as easy and as enjoyable as possible.

Location & Directions

Reykjavík, Iceland

101 Hotel is located between the harbor and the city center, in downtown Reykjavík near government and cultural buildings, shops and nightlife, next door to the Icelandic Opera House.

When to go

Nordic climate - May, June and July are the driest months of the year. Mid-June to August is high season, but most highland tours don’t operate until July because of snow. At other times, many tourist facilities outside Reykjavík are closed. From September through March, the night is dark enough to see the Aurora Borealis.

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