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Luxurious, stunning house, great loction for visiting great sites, Golden Circle

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4 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Laugarvatn, South Region
A modern beautiful 145 sq.m. house, only one hour from Reykjavik, located in the vicinity of all the main tourist attractions in South Iceland with a panoramic view to Hekla volcano and Eyjafjallajokull glacier. In wintertime it is a good place to experience the northern lights. The house has a beautiful architecture and design with special attention to its surroundings. This is a place to both relax and enjoy the proximity to nature. It is located in a very peaceful area surrounded by birch trees and typical native vegetation with many hiking opportunities in surrounding mountains and canions. The Golden Circle and the famous Geyser geothermal area is only 10 minutes away and the Gullfoss waterfall 10 min away. The Thingvellir national park is in 35 km distance and Laugavatn 20 km.where you can find supermarket, restaurants and the Fonta... Read more
About the Owner, Bjorn O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 1 property
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Montreal, Quebec
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

The house was exactly as described! Stunning , bright , floor to ceiling windows,remote enough , yet close to major attractions. The owner Bjorn was very accommodating . To reach many of the attractions it is a good idea to have a 4 x 4. Aside from the major tourist attractions on the golden circle we went to the Black...

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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

7 KM from Geysir, close to Gullfoss and Thingvellin national park. Lovely view from the balcony though the trees to the volcano/glacier (Vatnajökull?). We were lucky enough to see northern lights (... in August!) Enjoyed barbecuing on the Weber grill and chilling in the hot tub. Björn was very helpful, leading us to, and showing us round his lovely house.

Houston, Texas, United States
Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

The location of the house was great. Close to Geysir, Gullfoss and Fontana Geo-Thermal pool/bakery. Grocery store - Samkaup only about 12 miles away. The owners were fantastic and helpful. The house beautiful, we enjoyed the hot tub and the spaciousness of the house.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
The house is located in a beautiful, native birch tree forrest that are now so rare in Iceland. Within 20 km radius you will find Geysir, Gullfoss and Bruarfoss waterfalls, great hiking opportunities, horse rentals, river rafting and many swimming pools and athe Fontana Spa.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Keflavik airport: 145.0 km
Need a car to get there but 4x4 is necessary from December to March.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby.
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