Cottage, lava and evening sun
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Our cottage is perfectly situated on the south coast if you plan to explore many of the islands wonders such as the GOLDEN CIRCLE and THINGVELLIR. Only 50 MIN. drive from/to REYKJAVIK and 10 MIN. drive to nearest town SELFOSS with 7000 inhabitants and all services. It feels remote but yet there is a restaurant with in a less than 5 min. drive.
The cabin got four beds / TWO bedrooms and a new sleeping couch in the living room. The kitchen got everything needed plus the world best water running - no extra costs! Also a small gas stove, fridge, cattle and coffee makers. There is a good gas grill standing in storage at the back, an excellent choice in the evening sun.There are always good chances of „dining out“ in Sóltún.
It s quiet surrounding is priceless. Distances are short and many of our nature jewels such as KERID, GULLFOSS, GEYSIR, the national park THINGVELLIR, mountain HEKLA and of course the famous EYJAFJALLAJOKULL are within a reach.
If you are traveling with kids they very likely find elves all around the cabin
In the spring time you will meet various bird species, newly landed for the summer. April and Mai are wonderful. So the summer and late summer is colorful with berries and mushrooms by the door. The autumn and winter is also amazingly nice and we reccomend Sept. and Okt. for foraign travellers if the weather gods are good.
You DO NOT need 4x4 wheel drive to visit Sóltún.
There is a security gate on the road.
On the south coast of Iceland there are old historic places from the old sagas such as Skalholt and Thingvellir, small towns, great scenery and short and comfortable travel to amazing VESTMANNAEYJAR - islands-,
In 10 minutes drive you will find excellent SWIMMING POOL at Borg with hot pools and watergliders. Good hamburgers, sandwitches etc. may be found at THRASTARLUNDUR just "around the corner " situated by the beautiful salmon river Sog.
Peaceful and beautiful cottage in a fairy tail !
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Eyrarbakki 15 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: From Keflavík Airport 110 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The South Iceland region
The cottage is situated in adventurous region near the National Park Thingvellir in a 50 min. short drive from / to Reykjavík. Here you will experience nature phenomena big scale and bath outdoor if you got the guts after a great day. It is also likely that you will enjoy the evening sun before a good night sleep in a unique little cottage. Also amaizingly nice in autumn, Sept. and Okt. and in springtime April and Mai.
Thingvellir National Park
You will find it easy to go horse riding, swimming, play golf, mountain hiking, fishing and much more in 10 min. driving distance. The house stands in an old lava field, now covered with moss, flowers and other vegetation.
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8 Sep 2013
"A home away from home."
My husband, I and our sons (21 and 16) had a lovely time in Iceland thanks to having this cottage as our base. While the weather was raging outside, inside we were warm and cosy. It's quaint and … More
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