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Home / Atelier, Great views of lake and mountain. A wooden house with large garden

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 60 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

apartment at a sea-beach and fishing allowed. Stunning views to the mountains

It is a wooden house in Scandinavian style around 60m2. One half is kitchen, wc, shower room and double bedroom. The other half has large open family room with large windows facing the lake. there is 1seng, dining table and access to large terrace with barbecue .In the back, towards the mountains, there are two workbenches and 1 bed space. TV and video and lot of films can be enjoyed if the weather is bad. Refrigerator, gas stove toaster oven, kitchen utensils, bedding and linens are included. Heating: electric heating and gas oven.


Owner
Pia Rakel Sverrisdottir
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, swedish, danish, norwegian, engelsk
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 November, 2017

About Pia Rakel Sverrisdottir

I am born in Skotland but my parents are from Iceland and Finland. I was educated in Denmark with architecture and glassart. But my inspiration always has been the nature of Iceland. So thats why the house is both a residence and workingplace for me, when I´m not in Copenhagen

Pia Rakel Sverrisdottir purchased this house in 2003

Map

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Keflavikairport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
Kaffi Kjós
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Hvalfjardarvegur
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Kaffi Kjós
Nearest Beach
Medalfellsvatn
Car: recommended

The cottage is in a .naturskønt area between mountain and lake. A side road from the south side of Hvalfjördur about 45 km from the Reykjavik area. .Blandet Encroachment of farms and cottages. One of the first areas that emphasized organic farming in Iceland. Fishing for trout allowed. Ódalsbonden breeder one of the finest Icelandic horses. They got the first price of Iceland's finest horse in 2015. Rides are offered in several places. A map included with hiking. A drive to the national park Tingvalla takes about 30 min and to Gullfoss and Geyser about 2 hours and to the bottom of Hvalfjördur, one can see whaling and inside the valley Iceland's highest waterfall takes about 30min. Kaffi Kjos in 10 min walking distance sales of food and also restaurant with wifi.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Capital Region

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , bath with shower , shower enclosure
  • bathroom with toilet, shower corner, sink and elopvarmer to water
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 double bed , 1 single bed
  • closed bedroom with double bed and wardrobe
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • surf fishing

Reviews

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Home / Atelier, Great views of lake and mountain. A wooden house with large garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Amazing holiday home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place in a beautiful location. We had the most amazing time here, thank you Pia!

  • Review Submitted: 09/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you , and you are always welcome best Pia
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5

Peaceful Heaven

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What an amazingly peaceful retreat away from busy city life :)

The cabin was so cozy and wonderful, it was hard to leave at the end of my stay!

Pia is a great host and the cabin was in great condition for my stay. Everything was clean, neat and tidy.

I very much look forward to staying in this lovely spot again :)

It was only a quick 30 minute drive to the city and there was lots to see and do close by, and it was definitely inspiring to see Pia's artwork on display.

Thanks so much Pia!

  • Review Submitted: 07/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

fantastic

  • 5 of 5

I have been Pía'a guest several times and it has never been a letdown. The closeness to the lake is great. One can go horseriding at a farm close by. If I don't want to go to the water I can walk in the opposite direction up the mountain. I also had space there to work on my pictures. There are plenty of locations there to explore.

  • Review Submitted: 22/01/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Original, beautiful and convinient

  • 5 of 5

Me and my girlfriend was so pleased with our stay in this charming summerhouse.

With such beautiful surroundings how can you not get inspired to do something creative.

We highly recommend it.

Thanks Pia !

  • Review Submitted: 30/10/2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It was so beautifull silence in your house and the watch to the sea was like a dream.

  • 5 of 5

Hy Pia,

we want write you much more earlier but we had no internet. We get a connection to your wifi but we don't get in the internet. But this was no problem we had such a great time in iceland it was incredible. The landscape, the people and all around was great. It was so beautifull silence in your house and the watch to the sea was like a dream. We had a leasing car and drive every day to different places around your house. We had seen so much and we wanted to seen more but the time was not enouth. I send you a picture from Semira and me at seljalandsfoss and one at the sunset by your house. We enjoy the time so much and we will thank you for sharing your house with us.

best wishes from Semira and Christian

  • Review Submitted: 21/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We love Iceland and we love THIS summerhouse!

  • 5 of 5

Dear Pia

We have had the most wonderful holyday in fabulous weather exploring the region. It has always been a delight to return home each evening to your summerhouse, to eat dinner (often on your terrace)and enjoy the wiews and tranquinity. We will return with many happy memories and beautiful photographs

thank you John and Barbara

  • Review Submitted: 07/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Capital Region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
efterår 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
AU$168
AU$1,173
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
AU$168
AU$1,173
 

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