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Excellent 5/5 Score from 3 reviews

House | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A great house located in quiet residential neighboorhood in the city center.

A 2014 Citroen C3 is included in the rent, guests can use it to take trips to the country or zipping around town.

Vakta is a small Villa in a small neighbourhood of one of the smallest capital cities in the world. It is filled with Icelandic design and Icelandic history and it is an incomparable opportunity to get to know a side of Reykjavík usually kept secret by its inhabitants.

Vakta spans two centuries and is full of history. It was brought back to life from an unremarkable storage room to its former beauty, using original materials and building techniques. Its owners have designed it to reflect the essence of living in Iceland. Vakta is a window to a simpler time, where you can relax and simply experience the beauty of Reykjavík and all its rich history.

Vakta is committed to follow strict ecological guidelines to ensure sustainability by using environmentally friendly products, from the soaps to the towels.

The ground floor is 53 m2 and consists of a living room/kitchen and bathroom with shower. The kitchen is fully equipped with new appliances and all necessary utensils and dinnerware.

The house sleeps 4 people and it not suitable for children under 6 years.

The sleeping loft is 45m2 and the ceiling heigt 185 cm (6 feet). It has a full size bed, sofa-bed and mattress that all have quality mattresses. Duvets are high quality goose down and damask linen.

The property is surrounded with a beautiful garden including parking and a small closed of garden for barbecuing and dining outside.

Even though the house is located in a quiet neighborhood in the city center it has a great access to restaurants, cafes, shopping and all the best that Reykjavik has to offer.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

The Capital Region

Down town

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7 Sep 2014



Vakta House exceeded our expectations. We were warmly greeted by the owner on our arrival and made to feel very at home. The house is charming and wonderfully maintained.It is located in an old area o… More

6 Sep 2014


"Best holiday house EVER! A must stay for any visitor to Rekyjavik"

What can I say! I wish there was an option of 6 stars as this wonderful house deserves every one. We visited Reykjavik as a group of 6 to take part in the Reykjavik marathon and had possibly one of th… More

20 Aug 2014


"Cozy, comfy, great location"

The residence is an authentic Icelandic house from the 1800's (updated with modern conveniences and additions) and has charm and character. The unit is a block from city center Reykjavik, so it i… More

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Margret G.

  • 1 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:02 Dec 2014

Based in Iceland

Languages spoken
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  • Swedish

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