“Superb” Absolutely stunning house had everything you need. Beautiful location with views over the fjord and hills.Would have no hesitation in recommending here to any one. You would not be disappointed.
“Amazing stay, fabulous cottage in beautiful setting. Hard to beat.”
Reviewed 4 Feb 2017
we had an absolutely amazing stay. The views are fabulous, the house is beautiful so warm inside with everything you could possible need for a self catering holiday in Iceland. Lots of information of … More
Wonderful, we are very happy to hear of your positive experience.
Yes, you're right, the signs are fairly small so they want overtake the scenery -but in our case too, since we're running our business of five outstanding houses, at great locations around the country, at a low profile: we don't want to have our enterprise too commercialized with too big signs or too much flair:-).
Reviewed 13 Oct 2016
Could not ask for more. The lodge was gorgeous the fjord was breathtaking. Every 10 minutes the scenery changed with the sky and the light. Amazing… More
Reviewed 15 Nov 2016
What an amazing location with beautiful views, the place to get away from it all, yet within easy reach of the capital. Brekka is modern and very clean with everything you need, its lovely and warm in… More
We're happy to have been able to give some advise where and when needed. I profit from having been a tourist guide in Iceland for 33 years now, and I gladly pass my experience on to our guests.
“Fantastic place - extraordinary country” I highly recommend this house to everyone who wants to visit south of Iceland.
Location in Fludir is very convinient - it is very central to major attractions in the south of Iceland (within circle of 2h drive
“Just Amazing! It made the perfect start to 2013!”
Reviewed 18 Jan 2013
We arrived on New Years Day and stayed 3 nights, thank you so much to Inga and Maggnus for being so flexible with arrival times!
This property is just amazing, comfortable and yet all the gadgets of… More
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
This is a very attractive house in a great location. It's quiet, but on the edge of a village w/ supermarket, petrol station, farm stand etc. It's close to many of Iceland's most famous sights (and ma… More
“Nice vacation home in a beautiful place. Pay attention tot he key pickup/dropoff rules” A charming home in a really nice area. Close to the park and the Golden Circle attractions. Please note that key pickup and dropoff is an hour drive from the house
“Fantastic home and location” Our stay in Iceland was not necessarily the best time of the year to go due to weather but we had a wonderful experience all the same. Sven was very accommodating and his family home was absolutely perfect; incredibly wel
Our group of 9 were looking for a house where we might be able to catch a glimpse of the northern lights, although cloudy weather disappointed us on that front, the house Stekkholt was absolutely fant… More
Thanks for your review and your stay at our House.
You are always welcome back.
“Amazing picturesque location and a really lovely place!!” Myself, my sister & Father stayed here from 1st April 2016 until the 5th April.
Before we arrived Inga had sent me instructions on getting access to the cabin and also was really helpful with
“SO BAEUTIFUL PLACE” We stayed in Helluskogur for a week and we really would have liked to stay a few more days. Our kids loved playing out in the nature surrounding the cottage, so some days we just stayed there playing and relaxing. It was so nice! T
Our stay in Helluskogur was so nice. The house made us feel at home right from the beginning. It is really cozy and comfortable and had everything we needed. The nature surrounding the house is beaut… More
Thank you very much for this nice review. Welcome back anytime. Heidi and Rob
“Fantastic cottage in a spectacular location” We stayed at the property for 1 week during August 2014. On arrival, the cottage was exceptionally clean with all instructions to use the facilities clearly laid out for us. The property is designed for mod
Dear Heidi and Rob, we loved Helluskogur! It's an absolutely beautiful house, and perfectly placed for visiting all of West-Iceland. We'll be back!… More
Thank you so much for the review and welcome back to Helluskógur. Heidi and Rob
“Awesome, awesome, awesome!”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2014
Great and easy booking process, great communications from the owners. This is in a fabulous area for exploring and with a great bakery in nearby Borganes. The house was an amazing eco house with gr… More
Thank you so much for the nice review and taking good care of our villa. Welcome back anytime.. :) Sincerely, Heidi and Rob
“Very nice and comfortable house to visit West Iceland and Reykjavik”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2014
Modern and comfortable house, ideal for six persons. Very nice and luxurious kitchen and bathroom. Spacious terrace with BBQ. Quiet and natural surroundings.
Good spot to visit West Iceland (Snaefe… More
Thanks for the review and welcome back in Helluskógur. Heidi and Rob
“Mr” What a lovely little cabin, in a perfect spot next to the river. The cabin was very homely and nice to arrive to after driving from the aiport. It was well cleaned and everything we needed was there. Lovely little personal touches made it feel ver
This cottage has it all for whatever type of break you would like. For me, it was to spend some romantic time with my girlfriend in the hope we could see the Northern Lights together in-between taking… More
Thank you so much, Dave, for your heart-warming words. We're really happy that you guys enjoyed your stay. You're welcome back anytime, and in fact, we offer a 20% repeat-customer discount, if you want to return :D
“The WOW Factor”
Reviewed 27 Feb 2014
4 days is not enough.... but what a fantastic 4 days we had. From the hustle of London to the laid back, tranquil cabin on the river. The views, the sunrises, the sunsets, the moon rises, the moon set… More
Martin, I'm so GLAD to hear that you guys got to see the Northern Lights from our cabin! Thank you too for your much too kind words!
“Never wanted to leave, a magical place.”
Reviewed 21 Feb 2014
We absolutely loved this cabin, our entire experience was top notch from start to finish. The lovely ladies who own the cabin were so welcoming and were excellent at all correspondents.
I would hi… More
Thank you, Stevi, for your kind words. You yourself are the angel!
“Cozy cabin with fantastic views” We spent three nights at the house, and loved every moment. We were well prepared for the isolation, and thankfully took the advice we were given to bring plenty of food with us. What surprised us was how well equipped
“Awesome property in Reykjavik's suburb” We were a party of 10 and had a wonderful stay here for my wife's birthday. The property was large enough for all of us with 3 bedrooms and a mezzanine where 4/5 people can easily sleep. Kitchen is big enough to
“Amazing house!” We stayed in Elis' house for 3 nights but could have stayed longer. The open plan living was excellent. The kitchen was well equipped with coffee machine, fridge freezer and cooking utensils etc. We had beautiful blue skies with icy wi
This was an excellent house to stay in. It was always warm and cosy and had everything that you could possibly need. It was also very convenient for the golden circle and other places we wanted to v… More
Thank you very much for your stay and your nice review.
“A lovely house” WE went with two daughters in their twenties and we all loved the house. It has a fabulous open plan living area with great views and it was very comfortable. There was a patio all the way around the house so we could sit out in the su
“Perfect stay in a nature paradise” We are more than willing to rate this fantastic house we stayed in, in August, 2014. The listing was very accurate and it must be difficult to describe this place on earth compare to being there. When we came to the
“Mrs” Bjorn & Gudny the owners of this fantastic holiday lodge were such lovely people. The lodge is very spacious, the hot tub was great although we only got to go in once during our 3 night stay. My husband was unfortunately ill and had to go to hosp
We have just returned from a family trip to Iceland, where we spent 5 days in the Golden Circle area. The house is just as described; we found it to be generally well-equipped, comfortable and most me… More
“Great base for exploring the golden triangle” We were travelling with two young kids so we were not looking to be on the move each day to tour around the island. Instead we were looking for an economical and well appointed cottage to serve as a base f