Outdoor sauna with a viewEnjoy perfect view and various weathers in Iceland.

Entire home/apt

10 guests

4 bedrooms

6 beds
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About this listing

Our comfortable house has the true feeling of a country hut with all luxury. The house is surrounded with beautiful Icelandic nature, with direct access for nice hiking or romantic walk to the salmon river and the lake. Enjoy your time in our house.

The space

A highly comfortable villa, one floor. All commodities, Jacuzzi and beautiful scenery. Ideal for families or friends. The villa is located in the beautiful valley Svinadalur, offers easy access to Akranes and also all the interesting sites surrounding the western part of Iceland. Just to give an example of the numerous opportunities for excursions; the most popular being - the road skirting the beautiful shore of the Hvalffjordur, the highest waterfall in Iceland Glymur, Kjos and continuing from there to our national park Thingvellir and even taking the golden circle. The villa is only a 40 minutes from the center of Reykjavik.
The villa is built on one floor with mixture of dark wood and natural stone walls. The villa includes all modern day commodities: Four medium size bedrooms: one main bedroom with 160 cm bed, two with 140 cm beds and 80 cm beds above and the fourth bedroom has a nice sofa that can be changed into a large bed and the room is equipped with flat tv and blue ray player that makes it the perfect playroom for the kids. The villa large living room, and fully equipped kitchen with all built in oven, microwave and dishwasher, large terrace, Jacuzzi, washing machine, dryer, TV, central heating, DVD and fire place for making extra romantic atmosphere.
The property offers the optimal mix between families relax and exploration of the beauty of the Vestern landscape. Located on a hill in the southwestern side of the beautiful Svinadalur. A quiet position with easy access to the center of Akranes or even only a 40 minutes if you like to explore more of Reykjavik.
Only 8 minute drive to the naturally heated swimming pool at Hladir located in the beautiful Hvalfjordur or directly translated Whale bay,
Enjoy a quality time in the Jacuzzi watching the northern lights or enjoying our midsummer nights in the quiet, relaxing atmosphere.
Enjoy your stay.

Best regards, Gestur and Anna Maria.

Fully equipped kitchen, dishwasher, Weber bbq, laundry machine and high quality hifi, flat TV, cable TV.

As often as the guest require.

Guest access

Nothing in the house is off limits, the guests have access to a nice Jacuzzi, a very nice outdoor sauna room, fully equipped kitchen, two nice flat TV's, outdoor Weber barbecue and WiFi.

Interaction with guests

We are more than willing to assist guests in any way. Make special arrangements or giving tips for nice sightseeing trips and etc.

The space
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 6
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: 31 / night after 8 guests
Cleaning Fee: 247
Weekly Discount: 20%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 sofa bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in is anytime after 3PM

Just to care for the house like your own. No smoking allowed in the apartment. No pets allowed. Not for partying and people under 25 years old.



Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.

Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

131 Reviews

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Alan User Profile
August 2017
Fantastic place and great location!

Elaine User Profile
August 2017
This is a beautiful location and scenic villa

Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.
July 2017
What a lovely accommodation :-)

Dan User Profile
July 2017
Loved everything about this amazing vacation home. Slept 8 comfortably, cooked great family dinners after long hikes, and the sauna/hot tub overlooking the countryside was a perfect end to the day. Glymur waterfall is a short drive away and an absolute must if you stay here. Highly recommend!

Grant User Profile
June 2017
Very comfortable, private home in another gorgeous Icelandic setting. The sauna and natural jacuzzi we everything we hope and dreamed. Gestur was always available if we had any questions. Thank you for making sure we had an excellent stay!

Mike User Profile
June 2017
Wonderful home in a beautiful setting. Great base to discover western Iceland.

Chuck User ProfileChuck is a superhost.
June 2017
Terrific house in a great location. I would highly recommend to other large groups looking for a comfortable place to use as a launching pad to explore some of the wonderful areas and features of Iceland.

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Gardabaer, IcelandJoined in May 2013
Gestur User ProfileGestur is a superhost.

I am in the late thirties and I was born in Hafnarfjordur an small fisherman's town in the capital area of Iceland. Currently living in Gardabaer, married with a wonderful wife and I have four precious children's.
One of mine and my wife biggest interest are architecture and interior design and we care to have our homes cosy and beautiful. We are both believing in the Karma, so we do our best in caring about others as we would like to be cared about our selves.

Languages: English
Response rate: 92%
Response time: within an hour
Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

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