Hostel and kaffi Laugalækur
We are a family business. Björn and his wife Kristín own the gastro pub Kaffi Laekur. Björn and his brother Alfreð own the hotel.
Our name Laekur refers to Lækur is pronounced as "Like...ur", and means a small river or a stream in Icelandic. The Laugardalur area is the ancient geothermal hotspot of the city. A hidden geothermal stream runs under the street outside our house. Our logo mirrors the unique windows on the building which is a part of the city heritage in terms of architecture and history.