Ideally located in a quiet neighborhood by the sea, our spacious, light-filled, 55m2 / 590ft2 apartment offers you close proximity to the city center, fantastic city and sea view, fully equipped kitchen, free parking, laundry, Wi-Fi, Netflix access and privacy for you to live like a local. Fully licensed by the Icelandic Tourist Board.
The apartment was fully renovated in 2016 and is perfect for couples and family friendly. It is located in Seltjarnarnes, a short drop from the old harbor and the city center of Reykjavik (5 minutes by car or 10 minutes by bus).
Situated on first floor, the apartment has one bedroom with queen size bed (160×200 cm), a wardrobe, luggage rack, mini-library and blackout curtains. Quality linen and towels are provided.
The kitchen is brand new and well-equipped for cooking at home. There is a glass-ceramic stove, oven, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, fridge and freezer as well as basic pantry items such as salt, pepper, olive oil, coffee and tea.
The living room is bright and spacious, with 3m ceiling hight, dining area for up to 5 persons, sofa, 40” smart TV and Netflix access via Apple TV. There is fast fiber-optic wireless internet in all rooms.
The bathroom has a walk-in shower and floor heating. Luxurious shampoo and body soap made from wild Icelandic herbs and a powerful hairdryer are provided. Private washing machine and dryer in the apartment, available for use at all times as well as ironing facility, clothes rack and hangers.
The apartment offers views of the ocean, the mountains, the skyline of Reykjavik and the garden. There is only few meters walk to the coast, which has a great paved path along the entire peninsula, perfect for walking, jogging or biking. A few hundred meters north, there is Grotta lighthouse and nature reserve, the perfect viewing platform for the midnight sun and Snæfellsjökull glacier.
Seltjarnarnes is characterized by beautiful coastal line, amazing views of the mountains and the city, quiet residential streets and its jewel, the nature reserve Grotta with an old lighthouse, a golf course, a couple of ponds and abundant bird life. At the same time this residential area is close to the many colorful cafés and restaurants of the old harbor and the city center.
The house is located at the end of a blind alley, free from traffic and very close to the sea. The local swimming pool, Sundlaug Seltjarnarness, offers sauna, hot tubs and waterslide and is only 500m away. Within walking range (700m) there is also a mini shopping centre with a 24/7 grocery store, bakery, café, pharmacy, post office, liquor store and a bar.
We recommend renting a car and there is free parking at all times. There is also a bus stop at the end of the street, 200m away and route 11 drives downtown every 15 minutes during weekdays and every 30 minutes in the evenings and during weekends . The bus ride to Lækjargata (city center) takes about 10 minutes.
Other things to note
Check in is possible from 3pm and check out until 11am. We follow a strict plan of cleaning and quality assessment between each rental, which leaves little room for exceptions to our check-in and check-out hours. If you need an early check in you are welcome to to so if the apartment is available the night before your booking date, but this cannot be guaranteed.