18 reviews

About KEX Hostel

KEX oozes with personality and soul—just like our guests. Every piece of decor has a story to tell. Using salvaged materials and found objects from various sources, KEX is an organic concept blending Iceland’s past with a modern, international twist. The raw industrial spaces and vintage furnishings combine to give it a homey, eclectic feel.

Housed in a former biscouits factory, Kex Hostel features upcycled furniture and decorations and provides beds in shared dorms as well as private rooms. Common spaces include 2 kitchen a bar/cafeteria. It is located in Reykjavik city centre, the shuttle service from the airport stops closeby

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Room types

With the affordable nightly rates, you’ll still have enough cash to enjoy a few pints of Viking beer or sample some local delicacies. In addition to our dorms we offer 3 different double rooms:
-Double Plus: 1 dbl bed, 1 private bathroom, linen/towels and fantastic seaside view.
-Double Standard: 1 dbl bed, shared bathroom
-Twin - 2 single beds, linens and towels, and a better than average chance of making your friends back home quite jealous indeed.

Accommodation info

Check-in24 hours check-in
Please advise Kex Hostel about your estimated arrival time in advance (you can use the 'note for the hostel' box when making your booking.
Check-outbefore 10:00
CurfewNo curfew
Room lockoutNo lockout

Location and surroundings

We are located in city center and enjoy of a unique view on the North Atlantic.

Services and facilities

Of course, you might not even want to venture outside of the hostel with all its features: a cafe and bar, lounge area, heated outdoor patio, tourist information desk, laundry room, small fitness centre, and free Wi-Fi. Two guest Kitchenettes and private laundry facilities are also available. And with a variety of rooms for up to 138 guests, you’ll have no problem meeting interesting, new travel buddies from exotic places.

Breakfast1850.00 ISK per guest, per night
Wi-Fi access
Luggage storage
Linenprivate rooms (FREE), dorms (1100.00 ISK per guest)
Towelsprivate rooms
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Important to know

Animals policyAnimals NOT accepted
Children policyChildren can stay for free in parents' bed/s if younger than 3 years.Children under the age of 3 stay for free and children under 12 pay 50%.
Private rooms age restrictionNo restrictions
Dorms age restrictionat least 16 years old
Smoking policyAll rooms and the common areas are non smoking
Wheelchair accessNo wheelchair access

Terms and conditions

Cancellation policyCancelation can be made free of charge by 2pm the day before your arrival (Iceland Time).In the event of a no show this property charges 1 night/s on customer's credit card
Accepted PaymentsThe property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, American Express, JCB, Aura, Diners, Debit Cards
TaxesTaxes included

18 reviews

Skulagata 26, Reykjavik, Iceland