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Holiday House in Exclusive Location in the Thingvellir National Park, wifi

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, Two Living Room, a Launch in Second Floor. Fire Place, Mountain View

6 beds in tree bedrooms. A bathroom with a shower and a outside Jacuzzi. A living-room with fire place and a exclusive view over mountains and national park. A second floor with satellite TV and sofas to relax and get your daily news from the rest of the world, or skip the TV and play cards or have a glass of vine. The house is located in a private area with a locked gate and not near any other houses so privacy to relax is maximized at this property. The nearest area is suitable for hikes and walks. Or to drive to multiple attractive locations that the are and south Iceland has to offer. Staying here you can plan many day trips and save on by having one place and a home away from home instead of always be packing and unpacking in different locations.


Property Manager
Björn Ragnar Lárusson
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, danish, norwegian
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 March, 2017

Why Björn Ragnar Lárusson chose Iceland

We have loved this area, and in 2009 my father bought this piece of land and build a nice house on it. Privacy and the view is the the biggest asset plus sitting in the hot pot in the evening after a long day of working or traveling.

What makes this cottage unique

Rather close to Reykjavik area and to major attraction in south west Iceland.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Capital Region

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Tiled with shower and a up hanged toilet with a big sink. Weary bright and has a window that sunlight and fresh air if opened.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
  • Three bedrooms with queen size beds, two of that is able to take apart. All have closets and nightstand by the beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • long term rentals available
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • naturist beach
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Holiday House in Exclusive Location in the Thingvellir National Park, wifi
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews
5

A beautiful home in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

The property had everything as advertised. The view of the mountains was great. We were not lucky to see Northern lights during our stay but they would have been magnificent from this location. We were able to enjoy all of the day trips on our list with a reasonable drive in all directions. Being able to relax in a secluded comfortable home with wood stove and a hot tub was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cottage in the country

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the home in Iceland! It was very cozy and warm, lots of wood inside so it really felt like a country home. There were very comfortable beds. The fire place was great, we used it every night for lovely warmth.

The kitchen was stocked nicely with pots, pans, utensils, everything you need. The hot tub was amazing! It was very welcome after a day of exploring the Geysir and Continental Divide parks...it was very dreary and cold when we were in Iceland so it was nice to warm up in the hot tub!

Overall, I would absolutely recommend this house. We only wish we had clear skies to see the northern lights and the stars.....this house is so out of the way that there were absolutely no other lights to interfere with star gazing.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic views , location. Fabulous cottage. Very helpful on the booking. Well recommended to stay here

  • Review Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The house and location are amazing.

  • 5 of 5

Rent this house. We just returned from there last week. I don't have any negatives. We couldn't find a washing machine but to mark that as a negative would be trivial so just take it as a note. The owner's details on the property sent to us say there's no wifi which was fine, but we found there is wifi and the password is in the guest book front cover. We only found it on the night before we left when we went to sign the book. Maybe he needs to update the property notes. Anyway, The house is beautiful and the location stunning. I'd recommend this rental to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Home with a view!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here and only wished we could have stayed longer! Would recommend to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic place! We were a party of 6 (three couples) there to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday. There is plenty of room and we couldn't have chosen anywhere nicer to stay while in Iceland. Bjorn was great in responding to any questions or help we asked for leading up to the break and everything was certainly as described. He gave us perfect instructions and directions leading up to our stay. The views from nearly every angle of the house are fantastic and all well placed windows upstairs and down to see them. The house was lovely and warm with the option of the log burner and plenty of logs provided although it was very warm for the time of year. Not much snow unfortunately only on the mountain tops and we sadly didn't see the Northern Lights. The hot tub is absolutely fantastic and we were hardly out of it when we weren't travelling around. We didn't eat out but there is everything you need to make the perfect meal and relax. Just make sure you pick up food on your way through Reykjavik as there are no shops nearby. We explored the beautiful countryside and would very much recommend the Blue Lagoon, in the dark if you can! So relaxing and such an experience. It really is such a beautiful country and we would definitely recommend this lovely house to anyone thinking of visiting there. Thank you very much Bjorn for letting us stay there and helping to make my husbands birthday one to remember!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awww :) What a lovely time you have had here, normally we have winter but you got such warm weather in beginning of December. Thank you for staying in our house, and be welcome to book again, maybe in summer time. Björn
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Reykjavík
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Silfra resturant
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Mosfellsbær
Nearest Motorway
35 Kilometres
Road no 1, around Iceland
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Silfra resturant
Nearest Ski
15 Kilometres
Skálafell
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Þingvellir
Car: necessary

Holiday house in exclusive location in the Thingvellir national park

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Capital Region

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
2017
4 Jan 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$218 **
A$1,521 **
A$6,085
 
 
Summer 2017
26 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$365 **
A$2,548 **
A$10,218
 
 
2017-w
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$285 **
From
A$336
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$2,155 **
A$9,255
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add A$15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Linen/electricity A$ 17 per person per night
Tax Rate 11.0%
Stay tax 11.0% per night. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival.

The house is in a locked area, the will be provided with pin to access a key box for the gate and for the house. So not needed to find any location in Reykjavík to get key or drop off. Linen and towels are provided and is in the house before guests arrive. Cleaning is not included in the price but is extra 150 euros if asked for.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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