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Alfasteinn country home guesthouse

Álfasteinn Country home Guesthouse
13 reviews
Álfasteinn Country home Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
Álfasteinn Guesthouse
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6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 20
Hella, South Region
PLEASE NOTICE ! THE PRICE INDICATED on Trip Advisor IS PER DBL. ROOM. WE RENT BY ROOMS INCLUDING BREAKFAST - WE ARE GUESTHOUSE !! Alfasteinn country home guesthouse has 4rooms in the main building and 2 cottages/bungalos in the garden. Weoffers private accommodation with Icelandic nature by the doorsteps. GROUPS ARE WELCOME !! Linen, towels, heating, breakfast etc. is included.
Alfasteinn country home is the residence of Agust Runarsson who made the arcitecture of the house, build it with his own hands and decorated it by himself. His antic collection is from his family and friends which he collected through the years from childhood. All photographes in the house are made by himself and paintings are from Sigrún Harðardottir a dear friend who studied art at Rijksakademie van Beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam. The location was chosen due...
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About the Owner, Agust R
Languages spoken: German, English
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
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1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We were a group of 19 persons, and we booked the cottage via Trip Advisor. We saw the pictures, and felt, this is the place, where we are going. And we were right, it is a very cozy place, and the host : August, he is fantastic. He is very helpfull, he is a fantastic cook, and he has a...

Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Alfasteinn consists of a main house and (currently) two separate chalet-style "cottages". The accommodation is comfortable, and Agust is an excellent host. We stayed five days, during which he acted as our chauffeur, tour guide and chef, providing us with the perfect introduction to south-east Iceland and all it has to offer, including horse-riding, hiking, hot pools and history, not...

jim c
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

A brilliant stay with the helpful and dynamic Agust and his lovely family who all pitch in when needed. We followed his recommendations and had great days travelling into the Interior and onto the Westman Islands. We were self driving in a hire car but Agust routinely offers a full package including airport pick up , accom, guided tours etc....

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(3)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    2 Showers
    2 Twins
    5 Fulls
    3 Bunks
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1 Jan 2019
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About the neighbourhood
Álfasteinn country home is located by route 1, 8km west of Hella town in Rangárþing ytra, 88km east of Reykjavik the captal and 130km from Keflavik airport. The location is in the heart of the south coast main attractions and sights such as: Fjallabak highlands, Golden circle, Þórsmörk, Landmannalaugar, Dyrhóley, Reynisdrangar and the black sandy beach, Vík, Eyjafajallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull glaciers, Sólhemajökull glacier, Westman Islands, Reykjanes peninsula, Secret pool, Fontana and Seljalandslaug pools, Skógafoss, Seljalandsfoss, Urriðafoss, Kjölur, Kerlingafjöll, Langjökull and more. Great location and saves 3 hours drive daily in case one would be staying in Reykjavik and doing daily excursions from there. Great view to Fjallabak in
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Keflavík Airport: 150.0 km
We offer airport transfers from/to Keflavík .Airport as well as from/to Reykjavik
We also offer excursions, sigt seeing tours, hiking, glacier walks, jeep tours, horseback riding and more.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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