check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag

Arni

Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, swedish, finnish

Comfortable bungalow

1 Review
Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Ísafjörður holiday bungalow

Central but not in the sometimes noisy town center. Located in historical Tangag

This is a cottage/studio apartment. The cottage is small with private bathroom(shower) and kitchen. It was renovated summer 2008. One large living area with 1 king size American bed. There is a sleeping loft upstairs where we have one double size mattress. (usually for young adults, children) sleeps 2 . There is no door between the two sleeping areas. Projector TV . Internet.

The house was renovated 2008 on the inside. The outside and garden were finished the summer 2015. We now offer a private parking space and a private porch/ "garden" area.

We are sure you will feel relaxed and comfortable in our house. In Iceland we talk about “the house spirit” and this house truly has a good soul and a spirit that will make you feel welcome.

We offer great value, one price no hidden fees.

It is a 3 minute walk to the town center where there is a hotel that offers a breakfast buffet. All your necessary services and shopping are within a 5 minute walk.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Arni (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, swedish, finnish

About Arni

Me and my Finnish wife and our 5 year old son, welcome you to stay in this charming place. The house used to be our home for 15 years.Traveling is something we enjoy very much, while experiencing new cultures, languages, and surroundings.

We love animals and our family also includes two cats and six Icelandic horses. If you are interested, we do offer short riding trips. You get to know the friendly, easygoing Icelandic horse and your picture is taken while on horseback (something to show people back home…)

I am Icelandic but I grew up in the United States. My interests are; Reading, history, our horses, hiking , and cold water swimming, (which I practise all year around).

We welcome you and hope you will enjoy your stay in our house.

Arni purchased this bungalow in 2006

Reviews

1 traveller review

Comfortable bungalow
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Perfect home base!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about how perfect our experience was at this bungalow. It's beautifully designed for two people!! It was impeccably clean, and the bed was SO comfortable (which is not always so with rental houses)! The best part is the MASSIVE projector TV in front of the bed. You might laugh as most people go to Iceland to "get away from it all," but it ended up being such a nice way to relax before bed after hiking and driving all day. The location was a perfect home base for our wanderings around the West Fjords. There are plenty of restaurants and shops within walking distance so everything is at your fingertips.

The next best part? The bungalow's owner, Arni!!!! We managed to lock ourselves out of the house within the first hour (total user error, by the way), and he was there in a flash with a friendly smile, wonderful recommendations and a great sense of humor. A certain beach he recommended to us just outside of Isafjord ended up being one of our favorite places in the West Fjords.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Map

Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
3 Kilometres
Car: recommended

We offer short riding tours geared towards beginers

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Ísafjörður, Iceland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
spring
1 Oct 2016 - 11 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$209
 
 
easter
12 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$295
 
 
spring 1
18 Apr 2017 - 25 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$233
 
 
Fossvatn
26 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$295
 
 
spring 2
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$233
 
 
summer
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$295
 
 
september
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$233
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$209
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
A$188
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner'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.
Enter dates to see total
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Ísafjörður

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 45 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • ski
  • bay fishing