The SpaceWe just opened our house in May 2015 - an exclusive apartment for guests. Once booked, the apartment on ground floor, (directly accessed with a private entrance, from garden), and the garden is yours. Ground floor apartment is private, when booked. Main floor is shared when other guests are staying at the same time in our second listing (room on an upper floor). The house and garden is recently renovated in a beautiful way, charming villa with a beautiful garden, all modern interior, private suite with two bedrooms and sleeps four. Upstairs, on the main floor, there is an extra room that sleeps two. Very well situated above the harbour, in the centre of Hafnarfjordur - Reykjavik Capital Region. Only few minutes away there are both outdoor and indoor swimming pools and a newly opened gym. Blue Lagoon within 20 minutes drive, beautiful nature and yet close to the city centre of Reykjavik. A bus to the international airport and to Reykjavik city centre stops only 2 - 3 min. walking distance from the house. Guest AccessThe guests have access to a beautiful garden with garden furniture, BBQ, gym-equipment and a big trampoline (when summer season, april - september). Guests have access to bikes, free of charge. We can arrange horse rentals in the neighbourhood with short notice and there is a golf course nearby, view able from the house. Restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops, book shops, banks, pharmacy, post office and supermarket as well as shops with Icelandic clothing and souvenirs, all within a few minutes walking distance. There is a bus stop and pick-up/drop off for organised tours only few min. walk from the house. Interaction with GuestsThe guest apartment (for four people) is a totally private space, with a private entrance directly accessed from garden. For a bigger group (up to six people) the group gets a third room on the main floor (connected with stairs). Main entrance from street is on the main floor and is shared with the rest of the house, and The garden is exclusive for the house. Interaction with owners of the house, is as much as our guests want. Main kitchen, fully equipped is on the main floor of the house, one flight up (staircase) as well as a big living room and dining room. The main floor in the house is shared if other guests are staying in the house at the same time, (see our other listing, the double room on the upper floor). We are always reachable / available to assist our guests as needed for planing of trips etc, in Iceland. We can also recommend places to see, museums/galleries /shops and restaurants, close by and in the city centre of Reykjavík. The NeighborhoodThe neighborhood is charming, the house is in a group of beautifully renovated houses. In a neighbourhood of interesting coffee shops, Iceland-design shops both for clothing and souvenirs, a book store close by and a gallery, also bakeries, supermarkets, banks, pharmacy and a post office all within 5 min. walking distance. Yet the nature and a beautiful preserved natural area ideal for pick-nick at the door step, with 360 view over Reykjavik Capital area and the surrounding mountains and sea. You can even see the powerful Snæfellsjökull glacier on a good day. Very close to the house there is a botanic garden also ideal for relaying and pick-nick. Getting AroundOnly few minutes from the house there is a bus stop for the international airport and the Blue Lagoon, for the city centre/ and down town of Reykjavík and the main/central bus station with organised trips to where ever you want to travel in Iceland. Other Things to NoteOn f_b, you can join us/ B 14, ocean view apartment, Iceland; more pictures, links and likes to interesting pages that can be of help in planning your Iceland vacation and beautiful pictures from different locations in Iceland.
We can arrange horse rental, and costume made trips with a driver to the country side, for example focusing on photography, fishing, glacier trips etc. The house offers bikes for guests - the neighbourhood of the house is ideal for biking trips.
Please let us know beforehand if there is a baby in the group, we can then arrange baby chair and a baby-bed if needed. Also tell us a little bit about your group, if you need separate beds etc. so that we can make arrangements and make your stay as comfortable as possible.
Note that the ground floor and the main floor (where the main kitchen of the house, living and dining rooms are situated), are connected with an interior staircase.
Prior to your arrival we do send all our guests detailed information on the house, location and tips for interesting trips and tours to beautiful destinations in Iceland.