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Uthlid Economy Cottages

Summer view
16 reviews
Summer view
Living room and table
Two bedrooms
One double bed in each bedroom
Sofa and dining table
Mysterious night fog
Hiking area
Nine hole golf course
Northern lights
Beautiful nature
Quiet pound
Magnificent hiking area
200 meters deep canyon
Autumn colours
Autumn colours
Walking up the hill
On the top (1000 meters)
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Geysir, South Region
35m2 cottage with two bedrooms. In each bedroom is one double bed. A fully equipped, open-plan kitchen/living room with a sofa, TV and stereo. In the reception/restaurant is a WiFi connection. 10 km to Geysir and 25 km to Gullfoss.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 29508
About the Owner, Thorsteinn S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 3.4 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 4 properties
Interaction with guests
One door key is provided to you upon arrival. In some cottages you need to pull up the door handle before locking.

In the reception you can buy basic food like pizzas, hamburgers, french fries, bread, cereals, butter, milk, beverages, cheese etc.
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Average - based on 16 reviews
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
person found this review helpful

First the good -- these cabins are well situated with plenty to do nearby. While it's close to Selfoss for groceries, you still (or at least a city girl like me) feel like you are way out in the country. Walking around the area we could hear very far away sheep -- lovely. We stayed in a little one bedroom,...

Sharon B
Seattle, Washington
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Please note the friendly yet rushed staff at check in was my first clue that we would not be serviced. We were spoken to as if we were a hassle. These cottages are very cute and clean but staff need to treat people as if they are important. We pay their salary. What you need to know is bring all...

Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016
people found this review helpful

We stayed in one of the cottages with two bedrooms. The cabin and the facility overall seemed to be well past its prime. Although some other reviews refer to hot tubs the one in our camp was not functional (there was no mention of a hot tub in the booking either). Outside grounds were not well kept. Beds were terrible,...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
This is a non-smoking household Respect other guests and keep noise levels down, especially after 23:00 Ask for permission if you want to keep animals with you. Take care of...
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
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Dates Min stay Per night
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8 Apr 2018 -
17 May 2018
1 night
8 Jun 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Sumar 2018
1 night
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is located about 10 km from Geysir and 25 km from Gullfoss. About 100 km asphalt road from Reykjavik.

From this place is possible to visit the most popular turist attractions in South and West Iceland.

During summer time we have horse rental, swimming pool and golf course open in Uthlid. The restaurant is open all days during summer and on demand in the winter time. The reception is always open when guests are arriving and 24 hours phone service.
Getting around
Local attractions and service:
Uthlid (in walking distance from the cottage)
Simple food store with basic food like bread, cereals, butter, milk, drinks, cheese etc.
Restaurant open during check-in hours
Horse rental and swimming pool during summer time
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kaflavik: 150.0 km
Ferry: Seydisfjordur: 700.0 km
To Uthlid is about 100 km asphalt road from Reykjavik. Drive road nr 1. Then turn left road 35 before you arrive Selfoss. Then turn left road 37 via Laugarvatn.

Outside winter time the shortest way is through Thingvellir (Þingvallavegur 36) and Laugarvatn. Around 90 km.

You will see a road sign “Uthlid” about 10 km before you come to Geysir. There is a blue church a prominent symbol. To go to the reservation you don’t turn from the main road up to the church but takes the next turn where you see the road sign: Uthlid Cottages

You should either have a good road map or navigator.
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