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Luxury Lodge with a Hot Tub, Sauna, Gym and Game Room

4 Reviews
Bedrooms 8
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


chateau / country house
Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 nights


South Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

9 bedroom, 7 bathroom Spacious Lodge perfect for small groups or large families

This property is perfect for a small group or for a large family gathering. The house features all around mountain view, sauna, hot tub on patio and a large game room. The large open living room/dining/bar area makes it a perfect location for anniversaries and other celebrations. The house is located within an easy reach of all main attractions of South Iceland and there is only 5-15 min drive to the nearest restaurants in the area.

  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Signy Eiriksdottir
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2016

About Signy Eiriksdottir

I am Signy from Iceland. I have lived here my whole life. I own this property with my Husband and sister and we rent it out as well as using it as our vacation home for the family.

Signy Eiriksdottir purchased this chateau / country house in 2015

Why Signy Eiriksdottir chose Iceland

We choose this property because of the convenient location and accessibility throughout the year. Winter time is also wonderful in this are and easy to get around. It is close to the international airport (1 1/2 drive), to Reykjavik and all main attractions South Iceland has to offer.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

The main benefits of this property is the size of rooms and living area, large number of bathrooms and the wonderful sauna/spa, game room and gym in the basement area.


based on 4 traveler reviews

Luxury Lodge with a Hot Tub, Sauna, Gym and Game Room
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Superb holiday home

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted with our stay at the lodge. There were 13 of us, (eight adults, four children and a baby,) and the lodge filled all our needs with lots of room to spare. It is very spacious, and very well equipped. The professional level kitchen was amazing, equipped with everything we needed including loads of cutlery and crockery, giant oven and two dishwashers.

All the bedrooms are spacious, with comfortable king-size beds and windows with great views. Some rooms don’t have a lot of space to put clothes away, but other than that the rooms are really well equipped. Everything is spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated.

The main lounge has a large comfortable seating area, and a big dining room table that seated our group easily. There is another smaller table that can be joined for really big groups. Downstairs there is a games room with billiards, ping pong, foozball and more.

We had good weather for much of our stay, and made a lot of use of the outdoor space. The patio has another table and a number of comfortable chairs, where we usually took our morning espresso. The hot tub and the fire pit were great places to gather in the evening, and were especially nice when the weather turned a bit cooler.

The lodge is very well positioned in beautiful rolling countryside. It is surrounded by gentle hills covered in heather, and as our children discovered, full of blueberries. The nearby town of Selfoss has good supermarkets, so we stocked up on our way to the lodge, and also had a good meal there at the modestly priced Surf and Turf. The children enjoyed a visit to the Selfoss warm water public swimming pool (both indoor and outdoor). The lodge is within easy reach of many Golden Circle attractions and we enjoyed visits to the original Geyser, the Gullfoss waterfall, the Thingvallir National Park, and the black sand beaches around Vik.

Signy and her sister Sigyn were wonderful to deal with, and made everything easy. We highly recommend Ulfljotsskali.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this home in early November for a wellness/yoga retreat with 16 women. The owners (sisters) could not have been more helpful during the planning process. Emails were returned promptly and all questions (and there were many) were answered. They absolutely went above and beyond.

The house was incredible and perfect for our group. The game room area was a perfect spot for us to do yoga. The house had so many amenities, was very clean, lovely decor, warm and comfortable. We hired a local chef that the owners recommended and the food was really good.

This house will not disappoint!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

As a group of 18, we spent a full week at this Lodge. The home was immaculate. It had every amenity we could have desired and it very comfortably accommodated our large group. The property was gorgeous and sitting outside in the massive hot tube while watching the Northern Lights was an unforgettable experience.

The owners were extremely friendly and easy to deal with. All correspondence was returned promptly and they went out of their way to make sure we had everything we needed. I would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible place to stay whilst in Iceland

  • 5 of 5

This house is something special.

We stayed in group of ten using 6 of the bedrooms but the house could easily accommodate double this amount. All bedrooms are beautifully decorated and furnished. The large open plan living area has beautiful views out to the hot tub (which is huge) and on to the mountains beyond. Downstairs is the games rooms, TV room and sauna. The house has everything you could need for your stay and the owners are very nice and helpful.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
31 Miles
Keflavik airport
Car: recommended

Nearest town is Selfoss with Supermarkets, swimming pool, hotels and restaurants/bars. Attractions in the area: Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss and Geyser. Rafting, glacier tours, glacier cave, South coast, Horsebackriding etc.


Rates & Availability

South Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

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All seasons
May 1 2016 - Oct 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $110 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $650
Refundable damage deposit $2,000

50% rent is due upon confirmation of rent, rest within two weeks of arrival. Payment is done by paypal or international transfer.

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South Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 690 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , en suite
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , In front of sauna - Men
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , In front sauna - Women
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , En suite
  • There are 5 full and one half bathrooms on the property. Two en suite bathrooms and 4 shared bathrooms, all with showers.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • By the entrance - 1 king
    From main hall w/en suite brim - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , With en suite bathroom
    From main hall - 1 king
    Second floor with balcony - 1 king , with en suite bathroom
    1st floor apartment room - 1 king
    1st floor apartment bedroom - 1 queen
    Small bedroom in apartment - 1 queen
    Basement w/private entrance - 2 king
  • 8 bedrooms with double beds. One bedroom has sleeping couch and one has two king size beds (or four twin)
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • caves
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • whitewater rafting

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