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A luxury cottage in Iceland with a spectacular surroundings

Jakob Hallgeirsson

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, Icelandic
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

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Jakob Hallgeirsson

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Icelandic
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
July 10, 2009
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A luxury cottage in Iceland with a spectacular surroundings

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Reykjavik Cottage Rental Photos and Description

3 bedroom, 85 m2 traditional Icelandic cottage

Birkihraun is a cottage that is located in Borgarfjordur, Iceland. Ground floor of 85 m2 includes two well sized bedrooms with a double bed and a master bedroom with a king size bed, a well equipped kitchen, bathroom with a shower and a open plan living room. Microwave, 32' flat screen TV, DVD player, washing machine and a dryer. On the 100 m2 terrace surrounding the cottage there is a hot tub for 6-8 persons, gas barbecue, table and chairs. The view from the cottage is just spectacular in all directions.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Jakob Hallgeirsson (Owner)
Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, Icelandic
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
20%
Calendar last updated:
July 10, 2009

Why HomeAway

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights
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Reviews

2 traveler reviews

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A luxury cottage in Iceland with a spectacular surroundings
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Lausanne
5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We spent one week in February in Bifrost. Even with the hard weather, we were lucky to find this wonderful house, fully equipped. The view is just spectacular with endless mountains and colors at the rising sun, and we had the extreme chance to see northern lights for three nights. So imagine that with a glass of champagne in the jacuzzi!

Regarding the house itself, everything was very comfy, especially the beds that were absolutely great.

The owners are very nice people that helped us and made everything work fine.

Our only dream is to get the chance to come back soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2010
  • Stayed: Feb 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Yorkshire
5

Icelandic Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Our week in Iceland was very enjoyable due to

the standard of the cottage and its position.

Everything inside the cottage was of a high standard, especially the beds. The underfloor heating was very effective.

The view from the windows was fantastic.

Volcano and riverside walks on the doorstep.

Being next to Route 1 made trips out easy (Gullfoss waterfall,Snefjellness Peninsular,Western Fijords and Reykjavik).

The only problem we had was finding the cottage at 02.00 in heavy rain as our flight landed at 23.30.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Keflavík airport
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Bifrös.or Hreðavatnsskáli
Nearest Ferry
600 Kilometres
Seyðisfjörður
Nearest Golf
700 Metres
Glanni
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Hraunsnef Country Hotel
Nearest Ski
124 Kilometres
Bláfjöll
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Car: necessary

The Cottage is located an hour drive from the capital city, Reykjavik. Only 20 minutes drive from the cottage is a town, that includes 2000 inhabitants, called Borgarnes. In Borgarnes you can find all the service you need, shops, supermarkets, restaurants, a great 18 hole golf course, heated outdoor swimming pool and many other things. It takes only ten minutes to walk from the cottage to Bifrost, which is a small village of c.a. 500 inhabitants. In Bifrost you can find a small supermarket, a friendly cafe with a internet connection and just across the street there is a small, 9 hole golf course. Hredavatn is a fishing-lake that you can see from the window of the cottage and takes only 5 minutes to drive up there.

Birkihraun is perfectly located for mountain hikers, so many great mountain in just a walking distance from the cottage.

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Reykjavik Cottage Rental Rates

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Amenities

Reykjavik Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (terraced)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 85 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • spelunking
  • swimming

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