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Grand Guesthouse Gardakot

Gardakot, Vik, Iceland
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Ranked #2 of 6 Vik B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hong Kong, China
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58 reviews 58 reviews
58 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guesthouse was outside town and one needed to pay attention to the small signs by the roadside for the turn off from R1 to get there. Once there, it was a heaven especially when there was constant rain and gale-force wind like when we were there. The guesthouse building got four rooms spread on two floors with a clean... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The people are extremely friendly and helpful with lots of suggestions about the local area and lots of encouragement to eat more of their delicious breakfast food. The rooms are large, clean and ours (upstairs) had a lovely view. Bathroom was spotless with a really good rain shower. There is a kitchen where you can cook and a lounge area... More

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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83 reviews 83 reviews
21 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The location is pretty amazing, on the way to Dyrhólaey, but a little far from Höfn! There are a lot of amazing sites to see nearby. In the guesthouse everything looks new and very clean, confortable room, and nice bathroom. The breakfast was pretty good! One of the best stays I had in Iceland!

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Well that is what it looked like as we drew into the farm. Inside this longhouse though is an absolutely spiffing place to stay. Ultra clean. With kitchen and tea and coffee making facilities and settee. The breakfast come kitchen area is lovely. We were plied with coffee and cakes on our arrival. Bit odd layout in that there are... More

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Upstate New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Everything about this place felt magical, from the super-comfy beds to the breakfast feast to the chickens running around outside our window. And the location is perfect for anyone wanting to explore Dyrholaey, Skogafoss, and the rest of this incredible landscape. I would definitely stay here again.

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Milan, Italy
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

we spent our first night in Island at Gardakot and fell in love right away with the amazing location and warm welcome of the owner. we slept in a romantic double room at the first floor with wood at the ceiling and a stunning view on the coutryside. amazing! everything very clean and comfortable, the bathroom was shared but beeing... More

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Padangbai, Indonesia
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Location :The guest house is in Dyrholaey, the place to see birds life on the huge rock. (5 min drive) Guest House: Beautiful 2 storey house with open mezzanine / balcony. The owners are not leaving in this house though but just few meters away. The kitchen is fully equipped if you need to cook. The living room table is... More

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Egham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We really loved this place and was sad that we could only stay for one night! The room was extremely well presented, so much so that I thought it was brand new. The service was amazing, really personal and the breakfast was by far the best we had all week - homemade pancakes, cake and a great selection of fresh... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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107 reviews 107 reviews
15 hotel reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed one night at Grand Guesthouse Gardakot while travelling from Hornafirði to Hveragerdi. The accommodation is located within driving distance from a few attrations including Reynisdrangar, Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss. The room we had was decent with a large bathroom. Breakfast was really good with a good spread of items to choose from. However, we had difficulties connecting to the... More

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toddpg1
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Most of my very positive feedback has already been stated, so I will just say ditto, ditto, ditto. If you're looking for a homey, relaxing, intimate, comfortable inn/B&B, then this is the place. Eva (keeper) is very friendly, knowledgable and cooks a mean breakfast! Walk to the black sand beach or take a short drive to the lighthouse - both... More

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Address: Gardakot, Vik, Iceland
Location: Iceland > South Region > Vik
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