Keflavik International Airport - KEF
Ljósafoss 9 hole. 7 Km Öndverðarnes 18 hole
Suðurlandsvegur / Highway 1
H35 - house is located only one hour from the capital Reykjavík and in the heart of the Golden Circle area. Þingvellir / Thingvellir the National Park is only 15 minutes by car. The famous Geysir and Gullfoss are about an hour drive.
There are great walking trails all around, including the path in the hills of Hveragerði, where you can have a bath in the warm water is 20 minutes drive.
The Mountain Búrfell is a nice walk and on the top is a lake where you can go fishing trout. Also you can go trout fishing in the nearest lakes, Villingavatn and Thingvallavatn. In the river Ölfusá and Sog you can go salmon fishing.
The location of the house is the perfect place to visit well known attractions and make day tours. Exploring the dramatic landscape all around, such as the waterfalls, Reykjafoss in Hveragerði, Skógarfoss and Seljalandsfoss. Glaciers like the volcano Eyjafjallajökull is an hour drive. Further are Mýrdalsjökull and Vatnajökull.
Jökulsárlón, where you can go sailing around the icebergs in a boat.
Selfoss is the nearest town with all with all the grocery stores needed, only 10 minutes away. The small villages Stokseyri and Eyrabakki are worth visiting. If you want to have a nice meal in restaurants there are few nearby. Our favorites is the restaurant Varmá in Hveragerði, Fjöruborðið in Stokkseyri and Rauða húsið in Eyrabakki. Many other nice attractions like Riding centers e.g. Sólhestar 10 minutes and Eldhestar 20 minutes drive.
River rafting and canoeing activities are only 40 minutes away. There are hot swimming pools all around. Nearest is at Borg and Laugaskarð in Hveragerði is with excellent facilities, including hot pots, whirlpool pot and a natural steam bath.