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Serenity, luxury, beautiful views, riverside, unique winter and summer holiday

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

•4 Bedrooms •Beautiful dining area, seats 12 •Sleeps 10 Comfortable

Árhvammur, is situated near the renowned swimming pool , Laugaskarð in Hveragerði, a small geothermal town, only 45km away from Reykjavík.

The house is 200 m2 (2153 sqft) with an open family/ kitchen area. It features 4 spacious rooms (sleeps 10 easily) and 3 bathrooms.

The spacious deck is wonderful for outdoor enjoyment, as well as the property itself, which is 11400 m2 (123,000 sqft) or (2.82 acres).

Located 45 km from Reykjavik, Hveragerði may be seen from the vantage point of the Kambar mountain slope, as it spreads out across a 5,000 year-old lava field. Throughout the year, pillars of steam may be seen rising up out of the town – and in summer the town is truly a green community, abounding in trees. A green revolution is taking place as areas of woodland in and around Hveragerði expand, with the locals working together in order to further develop their blossoming town. Go to and search these coordinates: 63°59'58.26'N 21°10'27.68'W

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Kristin Gunnarsdottir
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018


Hveragerði House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - shower
  • Large comfortable bathrooms.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Large comfortable bedrooms.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sand Box
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Steam Shower
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting


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Serenity, luxury, beautiful views, riverside, unique winter and summer holiday
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 26 reviews

Easy to find, clean and cool interior design.

  • 5 of 5

Definitely worth a stay. The property is a good size and pretty cool inside. It also helps to be nearer to some of the best sites than you would be in Rek.

Kristin is very helpful

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful, vacation home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable, convient to tourist areas, the kitchen was well supplied with things that made cooking easy.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for seeing the Northern Lights

  • 5 of 5

Location worked for us as a home base. Every day we went in a different direction. Kitchen was well stocked for making meals for 10.

Bedrooms were very nice. Appreciated the toddler bed and pack n play. The toys and high chair were great!!

Loved the openness of the house with plenty of space for us.

The windows made it so bright and airy.

We saw the Northern lights 3 nights!! What a highlight of the trip.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am happy you loved your stay and our house. Thank you for the review and great you enjoyed the fabulous Northern lights! Kristin
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Very comfortable and a beautiful spot.

  • 5 of 5

We were 6 people celebrating a 25th wedding anniversary and chose this house for the vacation. We loved being by the river and the walks around the house were great. The village is lovely with different things to see. The house itself was great. It was warm, had a very well equipped kitchen with a cupboard of herbs and spices for cooking and another with a variety of ingredients which we really appreciated as we cooked a lot. Lots of hot water in excellent showers, comfortable beds and chairs, lots of books, and a fantastic view. The location was great for the golden circle and for going along the south coast. The owner was very helpful with any questions and responded immediately when we had trouble working out the heating. I would definitely recommend it. We had a great time and would liked to have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for a wonderful review I´m glad you enjoyed your stay Best regards Kristín
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Iceland at its very best

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home is located in the heart of Iceland. It provided the foundation for a dream holiday for our family. Everything we enjoy the most about the country was immediately accessible.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy to hear that, thank you so much, so beautiful! I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Iceland and our home.
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Excellent location within the golden circle

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week in this beautiful location in Hveragerdi. Enough space for 4 adults and 4 teenager, particularly the large living room with open and well equipped Kitchen. Makes it easy to spend time inside if the weather is uncomfortable. Close to public pool and shops, restaurant etc. Perfect starting point to visit all the sights within the golden circle. The exchange with the ownership was uncomplicated and worked well. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! I am glad you liked our house and your stay was great.
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
15 Miles


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.