Single bedroom
Blómasetrið Double Room - Love
Hosted by Svava
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2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
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We offer private accommodation inside the warmth and quiet of our home in Borgarnes.
Our home is the perfect base camp for exploring Borgarnes and its environs or Snæfellsnes Peninsula; or, take a break from a hectic road trip and reconnect with nature with beautiful mountain views from the living room, spend time relaxing downstairs in our café, or do some soul-searching amid the tranquil and meditative environment upstairs, downstairs, or along the coast, which is just a few steps away.

The space

There's nothing nicer than sharing your travels with the one you love; take the time to savor every moment in this bright, airy room equipped with queen-sized bed, table and chairs. Take advantage of the large window (with blackout blinds) with a beautiful view of the Old Town -- you might even get the chance to see a rainbow.
A serene setting with panoramic views conducive to repose. The view from the living room is stunning. The interior is comfortable and cozy. The walls are adorned with artwork, family photos and an eclectic, unique array of artifacts from around the world.
All rooms come with bed linens and duvet as well as towels.
Our beautiful and cozy café/bar, Kaffi Kyrrð (Café Tranquillity) is on the ground floor where there is also our flower and a gift shop, Blómasetrið (The Flower Center).
We share our home with our well-mannered dog, so our rooms are not the best choice for people with dog allergies.

Guest access

*Wi-Fi Internet Access Included
*Non-Smoking Rooms
*Walking distance from museum and restaurants
*Clean bedding and duvet on the bed and towels
*Not for people with dog allergies
*Access to kitchen

The bathroom, living area and kitchen are shared spaces. Make yourself at home and cook a meal in the kitchen. The kitchen may be used from 8 am to 10 pm and is equipped with pots, pans and spices. Help yourself to coffee and tea.
Enjoy the views from the living room at any time! Quiet time in the living room is from 10 pm to 8 am.

Interaction with guests

The owner lives in the house and is ready and more than happy to provide information. Guests have the choice to either be part of the family or have the privacy of their own room. Come meet us in the flower store / café on the ground floor when you arrive.
We are happy to give directions or recommendations. Let us know if there's something special you need; otherwise, we will give you space to enjoy the peace and quiet of our home and take in the lovely view.

Other things to note

You may arrive anytime after 15:00. Come meet us downstairs in the flower shop/café and we'll welcome you and show you around!
Please inform us if you're planning on arriving after 9pm; in this case, we'll provide you detailed instructions with the location of your room.
Feel free to use our kitchen to prepare your breakfast. Also, the bakery has many nice treats and opens early.
There are supermarkets located throughout Iceland; there are a few just outside the airport at Keflavik, many in and around Reykjavik and two in the town of Borgarnes. Please be advised that most supermarkets close at 7 or 8pm; longer hours may apply in the summer. Grocery stores do not sell alcohol; alcohol can only be purchased from "Vínbudin" stores and licensed bars, restaurants, and cafes.

The weather in Iceland is very unpredictable and extreme, and it is best to be prepared for anything, even in summer. Layers and waterproof jacket and shoes are recommended. Please take care when renting a car outside of the summer season to be sure it's a four wheel or an all-wheel drive.


Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 9PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

1. Make yourself at home and treat our house with the same respect as you would your own. Please don't wear shoes indoors. Most homes in Iceland have a no-shoes policy. It may be good to pack slippers or inside shoes.
2. This is a non-smoking house; smoking is only allowed outdoors.
3. Quiet hours in the shared spaces (kitchen, living room & bathroom) are from 10 pm to 8 am.
4. Every room and bathroom has a garbage can, as does the kitchen. There are also waste containers located in front of the house. The green one is for paper and cardboard. The black one is for everything else. Please leave glass, bottles, and cans underneath the kitchen sink.

You must also acknowledge
Some spaces are shared - Living room, kitchen, bathroom, common space
Dog(s) live in the house


201 Reviews

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Michele User Profile
September 2017
This Airbnb is just magical and I enjoyed my stay here very much. Svava was so nice and welcoming. She was excited to share her guest's experience with the Northern Lights which were absolutely stunning the night I stayed in Borgarnes. The place is clean, comfortable, and has a positive and friendly vibe. There many family pictures on the walls which makes you feel like you know a bit about your hosts and are welcomed in their home. There are several restaurant options in walking distance and the gluten-free avocado cake in their coffee shop downstairs is delicious! I will stay here again if I'm ever back in Borgarnes.

Alena User Profile
September 2017
The house is beautiful and decorated with taste. My room was nice size, cozy with a comfortable bed. Everything made me feel at home.

Nadia User Profile
September 2017
This is delightful place to stay. The lower level is a charming shop and cafe while the upper level has sleeping accommodations. The hosts are friendly and helpful.

Peter User Profile
September 2017
The house was very cozy. My room was nice, and the bed very comfortable. The house turned out to be the perfect location to watch the Northern Lights!! Due to a car accident, I could only arrive very late, and I am very grateful to Svava and Katrin that they let me in so late. A big thanks again for that. They run a lovely cafe on the ground level of the house - the best coffee I had in Iceland!

Harish User Profile
September 2017
This place was accurate to the description and photos. Overall I had a nice visit, the room was comfortable and the bathroom was clean. I would stay here again. Also there is a cafe below which is very convenient, the patio space was a beautiful place to have a cup of coffee.

Heather May User Profile
August 2017
Cozy place in the middle of town. Great cafe downstairs and the beach, restaurants nearby. Highly recommended!

Narongchai User Profile
August 2017
Thank you Svava, She is so nice. We were there a little bit late than the check in time 9:00 pm but she was waiting for us. Nice to know that she took a trip to Thailand 42 ago and recently her daughter went there last year as well. They both are excellent hosts. Believe me stay here more than 2 days and you will love it. Unfortunately for us that we could stay here for a night. If we came back for the next trip, we would stay here a little bit longer. On the side note, this place is super awesome. I took many pictures and videos while we were here. Amazing decorations and styles. Recommend to stop by her coffee shop for the breakfast too. Cheers

Borgarnes, IcelandJoined in August 2013
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Response time: within an hour

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