Charming Cabin2 in Skagastrond, North West Iceland

From $93 / night


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  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Cabin

Cabin 2 in Skagastrond, North West, Iceland. There are three Cabins next to each other, Cabin 1, 2 and 3 (another listing).

INSIDE THE CABIN/COTTAGE

The cabin has one bedroom with a double bed, a living room with kitchenette (Kitchen corner), a sofa bed for two and a loft with mattresses for four. The bathroom has a toilet, shower and small washing machine.

BED LINEN AND CLEANING

You have to have with you bed linen or sleeping bag, dishtowel and towel. Possible to rent bed linen for 10 EUR pr person.

We have the rent as low as possible for our guest and do not charge cleaning fee. We trust our guests to leave the Cabin clean and tidy for the ...Read more

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Charming Cabin2 in Skagastrond, North West Iceland
Skagastrond, Iceland

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Additional Location Information

ABOUT SKAGASTROND, NORTH WEST ICELAND
Skagastrond is a small village in a beautiful peaceful area. From the cabin is a view over the Village and to the mountains.
Take a walk and enjoy the clean air, the peace and quiet surroundings. The nature is on your doorstep.
You can also walk to the sea shore, watch seals and listen to the birds or take a walk on the cliff/rock Spakonufellshofdi behind the cottage and have a beautiful view over the bay Hunafloi, or you can walk to the top of the Mountain Spakonufellsborg. The view is amazing. A marked trail runs to the top of the mountain from the farm Brandaskard. Or you can walk around the mountain. Spakonufell is one of the most impressive mountain in this area, 646 m high. The name of the mountain derives from Thordis the prophetess who lived on a farm of the same name as the mountain, situated by its roots in the 10th century. She was the first person to settle in Skagastrond.
Selavikurtangi is about 40 km north of Skagastrond at Kaldranavik. Just out from the shore at a distance of about 40 - 50 m you can see seals at as they lie sprawled on the reefs and gaze with curiosity into the eyes of the tourists. They can be very numerous.

In the Village you will find a coffee house (open in the summertime), a superstore with food and most things you need, kiosk with grill, restaurant Kantrybaer with a bar (open in summertime), golf course, swimming pool (open in the summertime), art gallery - exhibition and much more. Arnes one of the oldest houses in Skagastrond, is open in summertime. Kantrybaer is also a museum and a radio station that plays mostly country music.
Swimming pool is open all year round in Blonduos, 25 minutes drive. In Blonduos is possible to rent horses and go horse riding. There is only 30 minutes drive and a few minutes walk to go fishing.
In the Wintertime you can go Skiing in the mount Tindastoll only 30 minutes away, or go to Hlidarfjall, Akureyri.

Look at (website: hidden) to see what you can look at and do in the Northwest of Iceland.

HOW TO GET HERE
There is a bus daily from the capital Reykjavik to Blonduos and from Blonduos to Skagastrond with private car. From Skagastrond you can go to other Villages in the North or to the beautiful town Akureyri. It is best to rent a car to be able to travel around. In wintertime, it is better to rent 4WD. If you go by bus to Akureyri you have to stay over night.

OTHER LISTINGS REYKJAVIK GREAT AREA
If you need a place to stay in the Reykjavik area, we are renting out private room.

More About This Location

Mountain nearby, Rural retreats

Getting There

Car is not necessary

Availability

Last updated on February 25, 2015
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Amenities

General
  • Washing Machine
  • Iron
  • Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Central heating
  • High chair
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
Property Features
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean or water views
  • Parking
Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Stove or Oven
Entertainment
  • Television
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Garden
  • Deck
Seating
  • 6 Dining chairs
  • 6 Lounge chairs
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - ask
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - no
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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