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Palmi & Lilja.

Member since: 2013
Speaks english

Cosy Home In the country side In west of Iceland

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Photos and Description of this West holiday cabin

Facilities Two Bedrooms, One With A Double Bed 140cm And The Other With Bunk Bed

In Gated community. Location West Iceland. In the Eyrarskógur Distances: Reykjavík: ca. 62km Akranes: ca. 25km Borgarnes ca. 30 km

On the patio there is a gas grill, garden furniture with an amazing view over the area and a hot tub with room for 4 - 5 people

Facilities Two bedrooms, one with a double bed 140cm and the other with bunk bed (104cm and a bed for a child, the upper one). Living room with TV, Radio, CD, DVD, kitchen dishwasher, Du/WC. Veranda with garden chairs and gas grill. There are outside speakers (BOSE) that you can enjoy music in the hot tub or sitting outside on patio.

Parking place.

Other information Small and cozy house. Very good location for day tours in Western Iceland and Snæfellsnes peninsula. It is possible to fish in the lake.Buy Fishing ( need license) , Golf course in the neighborhood. Local swimming pool open during summer (April - Sept)

Wild berries in august on property . A great peaceful place. Northern lights, moonlight and stars in all their glory during the winter time. Mandatory Cleaning fee for all rentals.

We supply free WIFI ( max 5 GB per visit ) and GPS for car

More Details
  • long term rentals available
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Palmi & Lilja. (Property Manager)
Member since: 2013
Speaks english

About Palmi & Lilja.

We are family of five and enjoy our stay in the country side all year long. We hope you enjoy it too. We hope we see you this summer Pálmi & Lilja

Palmi & Lilja. purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Palmi & Lilja. chose Iceland

Cozy and peaceful cottage with beautiful views! Great northern lights in winter! Cosy indoor and out.

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin is newly upgraded and well decorated. It's also ideally located on gated community in a beautiful scenic setting, in the middle of all the tourist attractions of west Iceland.


based on 10 traveller reviews

Cosy Home In the country side In west of Iceland
average rating of 4.4 based on 10 reviews

Spectacular Views from a Cozy Home

  • 5 of 5

This cozy cottage was perfect for the two of us. Everything you need is here to enjoy the west of Iceland. Palmi and Lilja were helpful and accommodating hosts. The view of the Northern Lights from the hot tub made this a spectacular place for our stay. Lots to see in the area, Glymur Waterfall hike is fantastic, Hraunfossar Lava waterfalls are beautiful and Snaefellsnes Peninsula is worth the drive!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you . hope to see you next time you come to Iceland
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Nice an cosy cabin in the country side

  • 4 of 5

A comfortably furnished small holiday home. Excellent for 3 adults and one child. The descriptions on the website are accurate.

Especially the hot tube outside invites you to an evening of relaxation after a busy day. The service by the owners Palmi and Lilja is very accommodating and excelent. On any requests were met promptly. A very useful GPS was made available to us.

The apartment is located just 20 km away from the small and beautiful town Borganes. There are good shopping centres (supermarkets, refueling) and a great swimming pool with hot tubes. Also Reykjavik, it is not far (50 km). We could made our one day trips from here especially to the National Park Snaefellsnes with lots of hiking trails, visit the sourrounding of the golden cyrcle and the southwest of Iceland.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at our cottage. It is great to hear that everything was to your liking.
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Very charming cabin in which to relax and enjoy

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely cabin in which to base yourself when visiting the West of Iceland. Within easy reach by hire car and to visit the famous tourist attractions. Palmi and Lilja are very nice people and very helpful. Would fully recommend the hot tub!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is great to hear that everything was to your liking. Always welcome.
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Cosy, Clean and Well Equiped

  • 5 of 5

This cottage has everything one could desire for those who wish to become acquainted with Iceland. First, Palmi could not do enough to make us feel welcome and settled in. As the property is also the family retreat it is has everything one might need including cute nick knacks one finds in a happy home. The general setting nestled in shortish Iceland trees give it a very country feel. The hot tub and deck with spectacular views of the valley and mountains add to the charm. The location is ideal to visit the top tourist and other interesting sights in the South West corner of the country. A winner.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Maurice , We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at our cottage. Hope to see you in Canada soon
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prima verblijf gehad , prettig contact.

  • 4 of 5

(Dutch) Nadat we al een huisje aan de zuid kust voor een paar dagen gehuurd hadden. En daar al wat hoogtepunten bezocht hebben, was het hier genieten van de rust en de ruimte op IJsland. Het huisje is niet al te groot maar van alle gemakken voorzien, niet te vergeten de hot tube. Het staat wel wat vol met spulletjes

prettig contact met de eigenaar kortom een prima verblijf gehad.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quite and peaceful!

  • 4 of 5

We had an excellent stay and enjoyed the quiet. Perfect location for many trips in the surroundings, in particular, tours to Snaefellsnes. Rather small but very cosy. Everything you need is there.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Reykjavík airport
Nearest Barpub
13 Kilometres
Resturant at highway 1
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
12 Kilometres
Highway 1
Nearest Beach
22 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in West, Iceland

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Clean the house A$114

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (Euro) Or IKR unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.

According to Icelandic tradition you leave the house as clean as you find it. If you would like the service of cleaning at the end of your stay we charge 100 $ extra. needed please let us know

150 $ deposit on pay-pal the balance paid in € or Icelandic KR when the keys are delivered. We meet up with you in Reykjavik and give you the necessary information how to get to your house.

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in West

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 37 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View
  • Monument View
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • River
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Bathroom . shower ( Shower new ) Towels included, (also bed linen and tea towels). There are public pools in all neighborhood (6km) with hot pot and steam room.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 single bed , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double bed
  • Cosy bedroom with sliding door. 140 cm Bed with great mattress.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • forests
  • pond
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
fly fishing freshwater fishing hiking