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Northern Lights Getaway - Near Blue Lagoon

Bedrooms 1
Space 60 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, ideal for 2, sleeps; 2 adults and 1 child.

Beautiful and spacious, 1 bedroom apartment in this beautiful Oceanfront Villa. A perfect place to see the Aurora Borealis - Northern Lights (September through April) in a secluded countryside area without external lighting.

A cozy house with character. It is located on a large private property with outstanding ocean and mountain view, and with a private beach.

All inclusive. High Speed Internet. Hot tub / Jacuzzi. The house, and its beautiful surroundings have been used in film-making, and professional photography. The property has been awarded, by the municipality of Vogar, for cleanliness. Located on the Reykjanes peninsula on the South West side of the island. The house is extremely well situated in a very quiet area by the water. Close to all major attractions such as the famous Blue Lagoon, (15 minutes away). The capital Reykjavik is 30 minutes away (downtown). Whale watching is 20 min. away. The Airport is 20 minutes away.This is a fabulous bird watching area. A truly magnificent place.

Thank you.

More Details

Property Manager
Anna Rut
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
1 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Southern Peninsula

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 cot , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • Queen size beed
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • patio
  • sand pit
  • Terrace
  • wooden decking
  • 4 garden chairs
  • long term rentals available
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming


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(18 traveller reviews)

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Northern Lights Getaway - Near Blue Lagoon
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Real luxury and comfort

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable apartment with everything you could need for a relaxing and comfortable break. Anna and Birgir have thought of everything and they are a very welcoming and friendly couple.

Very high specification to the interior facilities and we would definitely class it as luxury. You do not want for anything and I could not think of anything that could be improved upon. The attention to detail is impeccable.

Slept very well on the comfy bed every night even through the heavy wind and rain we experienced.

The location looks superb as well but unfortunately for us we could not take advantage due to bad weather.

Thanks for an enjoyable few days.

  • Review Submitted: 08/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Minneapolis, MN

Perfect and charming

  • 5 of 5

This charming apartment was perfect for our stay. Tasteful decor, very clean, wonderful whirlpool outside for viewing the Northern Lights and ocean. Good food nearby. Very close to the airport and Blue Lagoon. Easy access to primary highway. Reykjavik is close. The owner is very pleasant and accommodating. Many, many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: 02/03/2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place to unwind at the end of our Iceland vacation. Anna and Birgir were extremely welcoming and accommodating. We are a family of four and were perfectly comfortable in this well equipped, tastefully appointed and spotlessly clean apartment. The views are amazing; don't miss sunset right outside the front door.

We stayed for two nights at the end of our nine day vacation however I could have easily stayed for several more. It's a great location for exploring all of southern Iceland from Snaeffelsnes to Jokulsarlon; all sights and attractions can be reached in a day-trip (some days longer than others, of course). Reykjavik is a quick drive.

Do not hesitate to book this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 17/08/2013
  • Date of Stay: August 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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We have stayed at the Oceanfront Villa twice now

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 3 has visited Iceland twice, and both times, we have stayed at the Oceanfront Villa. It is ideally situated between the airport and the city. It is also a short drive to the Blue Lagoon. The beautifully appointed apartment is on the lower level of the house with its own private entrance. It is in a stunning, rural setting right on the ocean with a private beach. It is easy to forget that Reykjavik is only a half hour away. The expansive property is meticulously maintained and is available for guests to explore. Don’t forget to look for eggs in the chicken coop! Birgir and his family are wonderful hosts who are welcoming and accommodating. We highly recommend including the Oceanfront Villa in your visit to Iceland.

  • Review Submitted: 07/07/2013
  • Date of Stay: June 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

Without a doubt, if you find yourself lucky to explore the beauty of Iceland, be sure to make the Oceanfront Villa a MUST stop on your trip! My boyfriend and I spent a little over a week on this beautiful Icelandic farmhouse property with private beach. Although the pictures are wonderful, it's even more majestic in person! Birgir and his entire family were incredibly charming and very helpful throughout our stay - it was so much appreciated. During our trip we even were able to witness the Northern Lights nearly 5 times - all of which were perfectly visible in "our backyard" due to the privacy and seclusion of the property. One night we even got to enjoy from the hottub. I highly recommend the Oceanfront Villa for your stay. You will not be disappointed - enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: 18/10/2012
  • Date of Stay: September 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rimini, Italy

A dream in Iceland

  • 5 of 5

Io e la mia famiglia siamo stati in questa casa per 4 giorni ed abbiamo rimpianto di non aver trascorso più tempo.L'appartamento è nuovo e ben attrezzato. La posizione è semplicemente fantastica, vicino ai punti di interesse più famosi dell'Islanda. Non lontano dalla capitale e non isolato. La parte esterna è sublime e la vista nei giorni di sole è meravigliosa. Otarie fronte casa completano il tutto. Estremamente raccomandato alle famiglie con bambini. DVD di cartoni e films in casa. La vasca idro nel giardino ed il Weber barbecue ti fanno sentire come in nessun posto in Islanda. La disponibilità dei proprietari è grandissima........veramente consigliata

  • Review Submitted: 07/08/2012
  • Date of Stay: July 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
45 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
On the property
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Bird watching.



Beautiful hiking trails in lava fields nearby.

Sea kayak.


Rates & Availability

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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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