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Guesthouse at Hestheimar

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  • Average9%
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All reviewshorse farmthe cottageshorseback ridingmain buildinghot poticelandic horsesgreen fieldsnorthern lightsbreakfast baskethour ridestayed here for nightscozy placebedroom windowfully equipped kitchenbig windowsperfect stayprivate bathroom
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

My daughter and I are passionate riders and we spent a perfect week at Hestheimar. Very good horses also for experienced riders and good riding lessons (we have been with a group and booked the lessons in advance). The few is stunning and we were...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here twice on our trip to Iceland, the first time was after a day travelling the golden circle before heading on to the waterfalls, the second was on our way back toward the airport. Both times we stayed in their self catering cottages...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2017

I selected to stay at Hestheimar because it was way outside any nearby city, thus giving the night sky plenty of darkness for Northern Light watching. Luckily one of the evenings, I was in my room and saw the Aurora from my window and was...More

Thank taurenlegend
Reviewed March 23, 2017

This guest house is situated un the middle of nowhere, with views of hekla and eyjafjallajökull. When the aurora appears, you ca see it just 100 m outside the cottages. We spent 2 nights in a cottage and loved it! It is well furnished comprising...More

Thank ginkgobiloba1
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

We were two couples in a road trip through south iceland. An old dream was to stay in a horse farm and enjoy a good tolt ride while staying in a country cottage facing a quiet paradise. Indeed hestheimer ticks the box. We made the...More

Thank Rita P
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US$114 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$114 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Javw35
May 9, 2016|
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Thank you for the response - We definitely would like to do the riding tours but some of the other organized tours such as the Game of Thrones one etc - I can only find them leaving out of Reykjavik - wasn't sure if there... More
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steade
August 19, 2015|
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Response from Melissa B | Reviewed this property |
Um, this guesthouse is in Iceland so very much doubt they will be stocking Cornish treats ;-)
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Lynda O
May 19, 2015|
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Response from Hestheimar851 | Property representative |
Dear Lynda, thank you for your inquiry. Yes, Hestheimar is located in ca 2 hour´s driving distance from Landmannalaugar, so you and your family could easily do some hiking there and return to Hestheimar in the afternoon or... More
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"We had a cottage on the front. They have nice porch. bathroom nice with hair dryer. take a converter for..."
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"Come for the horseback riding."
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"Try to stay at the far end of the hall when in the guesthouse. You're closest to the hot tub that way!"
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"any of the 6 cottages, but there are other rooms available"
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