Diamond Circle, Kaldbaks-kot Cottage in Husavik
Diamond Circle, Kaldbaks-kot Cottage in Husavik
Beautiful cottage with private facilities and fascinating, breathtaking view in Husavik, Myvatn region, in North Iceland.
Minimum rental is 2 nights.
We offer the comfort of a motel or a hotel suite, but the privacy of a cottage. Our house has one bedroom, a private WC, with a shower and a living room with a small kitchenette w/refrigerator, water basin, coffee machine, toaster, microwave oven and basic kitchen utelities . The house has hot and cold water, electricity, geothermal heating and a big terrace.
The peacefulness and beauty of the nature surrounding Kaldbakskot, elevated with fresh air from the ocean, is unique, still only one kilometer away from urban Husavik town. Therefore our goal is to provide our guests with environmentally friendly cottages. Procedures are to clean and wash with fragrance free detergents and earth friendly chemicals. This is to suit people who suffer from allergies, respiratory problems or chemical sensitivity. Our ambition is to keep the indoor air in our cottages free of fragrance, mold, chemicals, smoking and solvents.
Chemicals and cleaning agents in our daily live, can be hazardous to our health and often is the cause of symptoms such as headaches, restless sleep, muscular pain, fatigue..etc.
The location is excellent to explore the scenic "Diamond Circle": The "Husavik - Dettifoss - Myvatn - Husavik round-trip journey".
We are located on the farmland of Kaldbakur close to a lake, which has enormous birdlife. The farm Kaldbakur is within the town of Husavik, which is the Whale watching Capital of Europe.
The location is also extraordinary, as it has breathtaking view, abundant bird-life, spectacular nature and wildlife, country comfort and urban activities and service in Husavik Town, which makes it a unique mixture of country comfort and urban live.
We recommend at least four days to fully enjoy the scenic Diamond Circle.
The scenic 260 km long Diamond Circle offers many of the most interesting and beautiful places in Iceland. Husavik starts this spectacular round trip journey, which passes by the stunning Dettifoss waterfall and the gorgeous lake Myvatn, before returning to Husavik. Along the way, travelers encounter the Dark Castles, Nama-fjall Geysers, the Crater of Hell, the Blue Lagoon of the North, the volcanic Krafla, the Waterfall of Gods, Asbyrgi canyon, the Jökulsargljufur Canyon National Park, the fossils and birds of Tjörnes, six interesting museums and the ghost valleys of the north. The Diamond Ring Road is stepped in history and every hill offers a surprising new view.
Spend one day in the Myvatn area.
Together, the National Park of Vatnajokull Glacier northern part, the Jokulsargljufur canyon and the Dettifoss waterfall area, deserve at least one day.
Reserve one more day to drive the Diamond Circle (Diamond Ring Road) and visit all the small interesting places.
Finally, don't miss our beautiful Husavik. Go whale watching, sea angling or horse riding. Many activities are within easy reach from our cottages, including golfing, free fishing, bird watching straight from the cottage terrace (30 meters to the lake). A swimming pool and natural warm bath are nearby. You can also visit Husavik's museums and restaurants or take a refreshing walk around the lakes or up to the hills. Of course, if you prefer, you can simply relax in our cozy cottages, and enjoy the beautiful view.......and plan the next trip.......to Iceland!TripAdvisor property ID 4326864...Read more
Diamond Circle, Kaldbaks-kot Cottage in Husavik Húsavík , Iceland
Additional Location Information
The Town Husavik is the Whale Watching Capital of Europe. It is an ideal starting point for sightseeing tours, day excursions especially for the scenic 260 km long "Diamond Ring Road" round trip.. not to mention a boat trip on the bay.
Take advantage of our excellent walking paths, bird watching straight from our cottage terrace, fishing in the lake, our hot tubs and the outside natural warm bath (500 meters)
We are located less than 900 meters from one of the most challenging 9 - hole golf-courses in the world.
In the town of Husavik you will find most services like: Horse riding tours, Swimming Pool, Whale Museum, Maritime and Folk Museum, Hospital/Health Care/Dentists, Pharmacy, Car Rental, Car Repair Service, Supermarket, Bakery, Handcraft Center, Specialty Stores, Beauty Saloons, Restaurants........
We want our customers to have the option to pay less if they want less service, so you can choose from:
a. Bring your own sleeping bag and towels.
b. Bring your own bed linen and towels. The duvets and pillows are supplied free of charge.
c. Rent bed linens/towels (self catering): 12 € pr person (Optional, paid once for your stay).
d. Have Made up bed at your arrival (linen/towels included): 24 € pr person (Optional, paid once for your stay).
Regarding final cleaning:
Upon departure our guests have 2 options:
e. To pay € 19 for final cleaning of the house (after check out)
f. To clean the house themselves and return it the way, as they would like it to be, when they enter it on their next visit!.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Lake nearby, Mountain nearby, Waterfront
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