This cottage has operating license. New renovated 85 square meter cottage only in 50 min. drive from Reykjavik, close to many attractive destinations worth to visit. The cottage is located in the beautiful Svinadalur in the foot of Skardsheiði in the top of the hillside in a very quiet and privacy area with a mountain, lake and woodland panorama view. Large wooden terrace is in front of the cottage . You can enjoy the hot tub any time and time after busy day exploring Iceland and watch the Northern lights, moonlight or the stars. Garden furniture is on the deck in spring, summer and autumn. Gas Weber BBQ all year around, gas included. Enough hot water, underfloor heating, warm an cozy. We wish our guests feeling free and comfortable in the cottage and neighborhood and enjoy what it has to offer. Ideal for families or friends to have good times.
No parties or events and No pets.
The house is 4 bedrooms, sleeps 4-6 people, All beds are brand new in high quality. You have a choice to book high quality linen on beds and bath towels for extra charge. Fully fire equipped. Fire extinguisher, fire blanket in the kitchen, fire alarms in all bedrooms and first aid in the bathroom. There is an escape route through all the windows on the ground floor. In sleeping loft you find an excape ladder. No smoking is allowed inside the cottage and we ask guests to be very careful outdoor with fire as well. The house is very well equipped in all way. Fully equipped kitchen, cooker, refrigerator, dish washer, toaster, pots, pans, waffle maker, pancake pan, whipper, cheese slicer, egg slicer, Nespresso coffee machine, press coffee pot, coffee machine and tea pot. Table cloths, tea towels and washing liquid. Also you find a select of spices and oil you are welcome to use. Bose dock is inside. Hair dryer , toilet paper while your stay, soaps, shampoo, conditioner and hand towels. Nice and friendly place to stay for families or friends to have a good and relaxing times. .
TV: 55" tv screen in high quality and many channels as: Icelandic channels, movie channel, kids channel, sport channel and many foreign channels . You can watch Netflix on your own access. Dvd player and dvd movies, extra TV at the sleeping loft. We also have Bose speakers.
In the winter time when it is icy and snow in the southwest area of the country, we recommend to rent a 4 wheel drive car for your own safety. The area and nature is very beautiful and peaceful and from September to April is timfe for the Northern lights are very common in the area.
Attraction places worth to visit: See www.west.is Just to give an example of the opportunities for day tour excursions; the most popular being - the road skirting the beautiful shore of the Hvalffjordur, the highest waterfall in Iceland Glymur, Kjos and continuing from there to our national park Thingvellir and even taking the golden circle. Hvaljfördur is a beautiful fjord with many activities, Hotel Glymur is 5.min to drive where you can have breakfast, lunch or dinner. The swimming pool at Hlaðir (open in the summertime) is only in 10 min. to drive. Near by is Skorradalur a very attractive valley with a big lake, in Þórisstaðir is a very nice 9 hole golf area, and you can go fishing at Geitabergsvatn and others lakes close to the cottage. If you like hiking you will find the waterfall Glymur in the area, a beautiful hiking area and on of my favorite.
Distance of other attractions from the cottage: Thingvellir 40 min (through Hvalfjord) Geysir 60 min, Gullfoss 70 min, Akranes 30 min, Borgarnes 20 min, Snæfellsjökull 70 min, Reykholt 30 min, Deildatunguhver / Krauma, Hraunfossar, Barnafossar, Husafell, the cave Surtshellir and In to the Glacier in Langjokull is 40-60 to drive, all beautiful places to visit. In the cabin you will find some brochures for some more activities and nice places to visit in the neighborhood. Also you can find more at www.west.is