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Stora Sandfell Rooms and Cottages

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Albuquerque Nm Usa
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Stayed for a single night as we drove the Ring Road around the island and tried different accommodations from this to guest houses. This cottage was perfect. Nice and cozy with a our own big grill outside and a full kitchenette inside. We hit the grocery store in Egilsstaðir nearby and had a nice relaxing afternoon, eating at our picnic...

Thank Wolverine154
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Cute little wooden cabins. We were upgraded to one with inside toilet and were very glad. So warm and cosy. Really clean. Shower block 2 mins away, also really clean. Basic kitchenette but kettle and tea / coffee etc provided. Free bbqs available for cooking. Very welcoming host with lovely, friendly dog. We loved our night here surrounded by trees...

Thank ottoManchester
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We stayed here for 1 night and it was definitely the accommodation highlight of our trip. Having our own little cottage was really lovely and whilst small, the facilities were great. The cabin was extremely clean and tidy and the beds were very comfortable, meaning we had the best night's sleep. Very much enjoyed being slightly out of town, meaning...

Thank rachelsims
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Cute cottages in the wild. They offer the minimum regarding the comfort of everyday life but it's a roof over your head. We were sharing our bathrooms with 5 other cottages and that's not enough, the water was cold after only a few minutes! At night, the little wooden cabins can get really cold and the small heating doesn't really...

Thank Jasmine H
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We (family of 4 with 2 teenagers) did not stay in the cottages but did the 4 hour horseback tour up to the Hjálpleysa valley. The trip was amazing and beautiful (despite the Icelandic clouds). Johanna and her daughter were wonderful guides, very friendly and full of stories along the way. I would highly recommend riding with them, they love...

Thank Kevin H
storasandfell, Owner at Stora Sandfell Rooms and Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks Kevin. We also enjoyed this tour a lot. Best regards to you and your family. Johanna

Northern CA
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We stayed here on our Ring Road trip and had a cute, spotlessly clean cabin with shared bathroom. The bath and toilets were in a central location to all the cabins, and were spotless too. We took advantage of the barbeque and cook stove to make dinner and breakfast, saving a bit of money on the high prepared food prices...

Thank cklonowski
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is a good choice if you have a family or traveling with friends. We had a great cottage and right where we wanted to be on the ring road. The cottage keeper was very attentive to making sure everything is as we wanted it. Three bedrooms and a single bath.

Thank Umbear
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This was a really nice place to stay. The view was spectacular, and the cottages were neat and clean, with a functioning wifi. However, the reason I give it a 3 star rating because I had to take two freezing showers (I insist on the word freezing; not just cold!), which was quite unpleasant to say the least. Besides that,...

Thank AdventureByNature84
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We spent a night here and.. This was marvellous! Can't explain how beautiful and peaceful this place is! I really recomend it! You can admire a wonderful landscape and all the nature around you gives a stronge sense of peace and harmony! I will miss it for sure!

Thank Andrea M
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I stayed here for one night in August. The economy cottage was small but sufficient with a very small kitchenette (2 plate hotplate and kettle). No hot water in the sink of the kitchenette. One bathroom had run out of gas to heat the water (being the end of the season) so used the other shower further away. Functional but...

1Thank Jillian R

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Additional Information about Stora Sandfell Rooms and Cottages

Address: Stora-Sandfell 3, Egilsstadir 701, Iceland
Region: Iceland > East Region > Egilsstadir
Price Range: $144 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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