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Exclusive villa opposite Akureyri

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 200 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

16'000 m2 land, steam bath, hot tub, grill, exclusive equipment

This exclusive villa is very well situated just opposite Akureyri. It is rented by celebrities but also by other people who enjoy the location and the high standard of the house. It was built by the Icelandic architect Fanney Hauksdottir in 2006. It was recently refurbished with high-quality equipment such as ReVoX audio equipment as well as with attractive materials such as walnut, shale and glass.

The house is surrounded by a 16'000 m2 garden and a security fence. An alarm system and cameras ensure safety for the guests. Any kind of additional service is available on request.

During winter snow drifts may block road access to the house. The road to our fence and the driveway is not maintained during winter time. In this case a short walk (400 meters) is necessary. If you have difficulties with this, have a look at our house Leifsstadir: http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p2365219.

Please note that this is a strictly non-smoking environment.

In the following Mercedes Ad you can see the house in the last few seconds: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDovJf_59BQ

More Details

Owner
Thomas Seiz
Member since: 2009
Speaks english, french, german, Icelandic
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Northeast

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 200 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , view to the fjord
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure , steam bath
  • Bathroom 1 and bedroom 1 are one unit. Bathroom 2 is for bedrooms 2 and 3. Bathroom 3 is near the steam bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , with en-suite bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sofa bed/futon , sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
  • conservatory
  • Terrace
  • wooden decking
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna ...
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Please note: This is a strictly non-smoking environment.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveller reviews)

Exclusive villa opposite Akureyri
average rating of 4.9117646 based on 34 reviews
5

fantastic

  • 5 of 5

incredible house and Equipment for very affordable price.

You could stay all day long watching whales from your window.

Nothing else to say, just live that once in your life.

6 french friends

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Awesome! Our family loved staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning Property, A Destination unto itself

  • 5 of 5

This property might possibly be one if the most beautiful properties that I have ever stayed in. It is a great place to relax and de-compress. I might travel to Iceland simply for the experience of staying at this property. Anyway, things to know: there is no TV, there are three bedrooms one of which has a sofa bed- perfectly comfortable by the way, one bedroom has its own ensuite but there are other bathrooms. The view is stunning in any weather, everything is set up for your comfort and relaxation. There was one of the days we were there that two of us just decided to not go anywhere but to simply stay and enjoy the house!

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Incredible property - we didn't want to leave!

  • 5 of 5

We booked this property for two nights and upon viewing it had wished we'd booked for longer. Everything is immaculate and the house manager was quick to help us with any questions we had. She even met us at a predetermined location and escorted us to the house and showed us around. It is the perfect place for a vacation with all the necessary, plus some darn right decadent, amenities. The views are incredible. Before we left we were already making plans to visit again - winter would be dreamy here - we're Canadians so the idea of being snowed in for a bit is quite appealing!

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

AMAZING!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house is absolutely amazing! It is truly a destination in itself and even better than the pictures! We were amazed by all the amenities offered, especially the spa-like downstairs steam/shower room and hot tub. We found it hard to leave and explore because the house is just that incredible. It is in a perfect location to get into the city (the views are to die for!) but also to explore beyond. This house exceeded our expectations and we plan to go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this very positive feedback. We are happy that you did enjoy the house. We are looking forward to welcome you again!
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5

Luxery and great view!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location, everything perfect. We where 6 people and enjoyed very much our stay in this house! The only downside was the sleeping bed in one of the rooms. Really perfect stay though!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Akureyri
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Akureyri
Nearest Ferry
180 Kilometres
Seydisfjördur
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Akureyri
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Akureyri
Nearest Ski
6 Kilometres
Akureyri, Hlidarfjall, Dalvik
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Akureyri

The house Hrafnabjörg is one of the most attractive houses in Iceland. It is located on a hill just opposite the city center of Akureyri with a magnificent view to the fjord. The short distance to the city, the opportunities for trips and the standard of the house are one of it's kind.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Northeast

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Hauptsaison
11 Jun 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$3,061 **
 
 
Nebensaison
17 Sep 2017 - 9 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$306 **
 
 
Hauptsaison
10 Jun 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$3,469 **
 
 
Nebensaison
16 Sep 2018 - 7 Jun 2019
2 night minimum stay
A$306 **
 

Additional information about rental rates

Bed linen, towels A$ 7.29 per person per night
Cleaning A$451.82

Vorheizen, Instruktion und Reinigung (obligatorisch) 310 Euro pauschal / Preheating, instruction and cleaning fee (mandatory) 310 Euro
Bitte beachten Sie, dass dies eine strikte Nichtraucherunterkunft ist. / Please note that this a strict non smoking property

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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