Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Little Sea Village In North Iceland

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 150 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment. 3 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom. (Sleeps 5)

In the North of Iceland, in Eyjafjördur, you can find the little and peaceful village, Grenivik with its beautiful mountain surrounds (about 30 min drive from Akureyri).

The house has a a fully equipped kitchen, living room, new bathroom and three bedrooms. Two bedrooms have double bed, and the other bedroom has one bed. It is also possible to add a small bed (A CRIB) or travel bed up on recuest.

The extraordinary landscape will inspire your hiking adventures and if you are interested in horse riding, the famous horse farm, Polar hestar is in the neighborhood. The Polar Hestar riding tours are from different length and suitable for experienced and less experienced riders.

More Details

Owner
Ragnheidur
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2017

About Ragnheidur

We are five in our family. We live in Reykjavík but we grew up in Grenivík

Ragnheidur purchased this house in 2013

Why Ragnheidur chose Iceland

This is both winter and summer paradise

What makes this house unique

This peaceful village nurture our spirit and it always welcome you:)

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Akureyri
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Hvammsvöllur

Amenities

Northeast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 150 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Masterbedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 120 cm bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

93% Complete
6% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Little Sea Village In North Iceland
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Beautiful village and cozy home

  • 5 of 5

Our young family of four had a great stay in Grenivik. It's a fantastic home base for exploring the North side of the island and the village itself is beautiful and peaceful. The local swimming pool is excellent and there are at least three playgrounds in the little village that our boys enjoyed.

As previous reviews mention, this home is actually the end section of a duplex but we didn't hear our neighbors once. The home is well appointed and very comfortable. The back deck is wonderful for enjoying a drink and soaking up the views. The home owner was very responsive to our inquiries and I felt comfortable knowing that there was someone across the street who we could contact if there was an issue (which there was not!).

I highly recommend both Grenivik and this sweet home for a relaxing stay in North Iceland. Perfect for a couple or a small family!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Where do you live?
5

Comfortable house in lovely little village

  • 5 of 5

Grenivik was wonderful, so peaceful, quiet and pretty. The house was convenient, the beds were comfortable, there was nothing we were lacking. It was convenient to Husavik, Akureyri and Lake Myvatn and other surrounding attractions. Ragnheidur was responsive and pleasant to deal with. I would recommend it and would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Amazing dream location

  • 5 of 5

I can't believe a town like this even exists. It's a quiet seaside town that glows in the midnight sun. The home is very neat and clean and has all the basics one needs. There is even a little grocery store and restaurant right at the entrance of the town. Great instructions and amazing stay. I love Grenivík!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Boston, MA
5

Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

This a beautiful cottage (a duplex really) in a small beautiful village. It was appointed beautifully, comfortable beds, lots of kitchen equipment, full living space, great shower in the bathroom. Close drive to both Akureyri and Husavik.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautiful home and village

  • 5 of 5

My only complaint is that our stay was not nearly long enough. This house is beautiful and more than enough room for myself, my husband and our two children. Sigga was helpful and very friendly even with our small language barrier. Thank you for letting us stay. We would definitely stay again and recommend to all of our friends.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Really nice place.

  • 5 of 5

We wanted to stay in a small village away from the main tourist locations and Grenivik is a gem. While it is a quiet location, it has all the amenities you need to enjoy your stay, and it offers easy access to Akureyri and all the attractions the North has to offer. Ragnheidur's home is really nice. There were four of us (two couples) and we stayed in three different locations during our vacation to Iceland. We all agree that Ragnheidur's home was our favorite rental, and Grenivik was our favorite place we visited in Iceland. Everyone in the town was so nice including the market owner and restaurant owner and staff.

The town pool was wonderful with a great view of the fjord. We were even able to see the whale's spray as they breathed in the distance. We booked a ride through the local ranch (Polar Hestar) and it was a wonderful experience. We even got to watch the local Grenivik football team win their game; go Magni!

The area is just plain beautiful! The town was just plain great. Ragnheidur was really helpful in providing information on all the amenities and attractions in the area. She was a pleasure to deal with. I really hope I get the opportunity to come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $119.5
Additional Guest Fee $35.85 per person per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.