Brand new luxurious summerhouse - finished construction in January 2010. It´s ideally located in peaceful surroundings, with a fantastic view over lakes, mountains and valleys. It is also a great location for tours to many interesting attractions, museums and natural wonders (geyser).
This number 1 holiday area in Iceland offers a peaceful environment for families, many activities and sites to visit. After a busy day exploring Iceland, sit outside on the terrace and relax, or hike up the nearby hill.
In summertime the area is green and charming, and you walk right out into untouched nature.
Activities: Perfect to enjoy relaxing holiday with mountain, lake and nature view. Visit nearby attractions, Laugarvatn lake (bath in warm water), Geysir and waterfall Gullfoss, Skálholt Church and Kerid crater. All less then half hour drive. Small family zoo nearby as well with Icelandic animals. Perfect for spending quality time with your family, and play mini golf, golf or going to outdoor swimming pool for leisure time.
This is one of the best holiday home place in Iceland, and ideal for day tours around the area.
Outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming or enjoying the long summer-days or Northern lights in winter.
Laugarvatn summerhouse - description: Luxury summerhouse with fantastic view over lakeside, mountains and Icelandic nature.
The house is 100 sq meters with 2 bedrooms and one extra guest room with separate entrance. Inside there are two double beds and extra bed can be provided upon request. The extra guest room has a double bed. Kitchen is fully equipped with refrigerator, freezer, baking oven, washing machine, stove, microwave and other equipments. The summerhouse has a living room and a sitting area with large windows, which makes it possible to enjoy the sunshine in windy days, or the stars in a beautiful evening. Big terrace with garden furniture.
Accommodates 5 persons + 2 in separate guestroom.
Getting there: There are two possible routes towards Laugarvatn:
1. Through Þingvellir (thingvellir) national park.
2. Nr. 1 cyrcle road, head towards Selfoss. Just before selfoss, turn left (Sign: Geysir - Laugarvatn)
When in Laugarvatn, pass the little village and make left turn on the 4th intersection after leaving the town border. First left is a summer trailer park. Second is unmarked. Third is Giljareitir. Fourth is where Laugarvatn summerhouse is located. After turning left, drive past a right turn and open the gate. Then you drive 1 km up the road and the house is on your left.
(Map is provided and further information)
The summerhouse is located in the Laugarvatn area, South of Iceland. The golden circle (Geyser & Gullfoss) is only 45km. away. The house lies up in a hillside, overlooking the valley, the lake and the mountains. The view is fantastic.
It takes 2-3 minutes to drive to downtown Laugarvatn village, where you can bathe in natural warm water, or use the local swimming pool. There are restaurants, shops and bistro´s in the village.
Nearby there are several attractions such as Skálholt, Kerid (Crater) and a small family zoo. There are also golf courses in the area.
During the first week in August there is a festival for all of Iceland, and Laugarvatn has had interesting family programs with bond fire and music.
South of Iceland is where most of tourist attractions are. Thingvellir, old Althingi is one of the major routes lying to Laugarvatn. Jökulsárlón, the glacier lake is further east.
Other Activities: Natural warm water,
Golf: There are several golf courses around in the area. A open mini golf area can be found in a nearby summerhouse area.
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