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Guesthouse 1×6 is a unique family-run boutique bed&breakfast designed and created by a local artist, located in the old cultural part of the town of Keflavik – Iceland, overlooking the ocean and surrounded by museums, restaurants and much more! Yukiyo and Andi – a binational couple from Japan and Switzerland – are now owning and running Guesthouse 1×6. They moved to Iceland in 2015 as they truly love this stunning country. They have invited international artists to create more artwork at Guesthouse 1×6. Catalonian artist David Juarez Ollé and Philadelphia based artist Gillian Pokalo have added beautiful art in the house. As a flowing river, the creation of art will never fully stop at 1×6.

In 2017, this little gem has just received the Traveller’s Choice Award from TripAdvisor for the second year in a row, and is now proud to be No.2 of all guesthouses in Iceland as well as No. 1 in Keflavik. Guesthouse 1×6 is also proud to be Keflavik’s No.1 on booking.com based on more than 600 reviews from customers that stayed at the guesthouse.

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Your hosts Yukiyo and Andi are multilingual.
We speak English
Wir sprechen Deutsch
Nous parlons Français
Parliamo Italiano
日本語対応

Free transfers* are available upon request from/to Keflavik Airport and an earlybird breakfast** is served from 04:30am for all flights that are leaving after 07:00am. Please note that if your flight is leaving earlier, you may want to order a takeaway breakfast.

* from/to flights only – subject to confirmation – pre booking required
** pre booking required

We are looking very much forward to welcoming you in our gem.

Both in summer & winter, Guesthouse 1×6 is a perfect base if you want to see Iceland on day trips and stay in paradise. Here are some suggestions for easy day trips:
– Visit the Blue Lagoon geothermal bath (don’t forget to pre book your entry ticket online!)
– Explore the beauty of Reykjanes peninsula with geothermal areas and beautiful Lake Kleifarvatn
– Drive the Golden Circle Tour
– see the stunning waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skogarfoss in the south of Iceland
– go shopping in quirky Reykjavik city

Ecological Guesthouse 1×6 was created by local artist Daniel Hjörtur Sigmundsson, who creates out of what he has in his hands at any given time, reusing, recycling, creating an alternative to whatever is inside the box, refined and polished. His aim was to to make a difference in creating an environment that gives people the feeling of love, care, warmth and that we should always put an effort to our everyday life, it is the now that matters.

Attention to detail is paramount and the wellbeing of our guests ensured by the singular choice of building material, 1×6 is the size in inches of the timber used to create the unique interior.

You are invited to enjoy the one of a kind thermal bath in the garden with a temperature of around 40° Celsius.

Along with even more details and services of the owners as well as a highly rated deluxe breakfast with homemade bread and maybe the best coffee in Iceland, Guesthouse 1×6 is a real gem. We believe that at this house, you will feel very comfortable and simply happy.

Guesthouse 1×6 is located in the heart of Keflavík, right next to the sea and the oldest houses of Keflavik town center, 10 minutes from the airport and nearby shops, museums and restaurants.

How to find us?
https://goo.gl/maps/MmcWl