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Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center

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Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Must See!

I have to say this was one of our absolute favorite stops here in Iceland. The people are just... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2019
MTVillianous
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Windsor, Connecticut
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Amazing Icelandic Horse Encounter

This was the highlight of my 4 year old daughters trip to Iceland and I am convinced that she will... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2019
watchyourheart
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Palm City, Florida
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Apr 11, 2019
“A Must See!”
Mar 20, 2019
“Amazing Icelandic Horse Encounter”
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Solvangur in South Iceland is a family run horse breeding farm where people can meet the Icelandic horse by visiting the stable, the farms Stable Cafe, horse souvenir shop and/or take riding lessons. If guests would like to stay for a few nights at...more
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Solvangur | Selfoss, Eyrarbakki 801, Iceland
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Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

I have to say this was one of our absolute favorite stops here in Iceland. The people are just lovely! As are the wonderful horses, sheep, a giant bunny and several delightful dogs! We had an amazing time learning about each of the horses, the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MTVillianous
Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you for the kind words - it was so nice to have you for a visit :) welcome back any time!!! Best regards, Sigga

Reviewed March 20, 2019

This was the highlight of my 4 year old daughters trip to Iceland and I am convinced that she will be talking about this for years to come. The owner was incredibly friendly and taught us so much about these majestic creatures and their history....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you :) welcome back any time!!! Best regards, Sigga

Reviewed December 30, 2018

We spent 10 days vacationing in Iceland. We used a cabin at the Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center as our base. It is a very nice place to stay. The hostess was very attentive, the cabin was two rooms and a bathroom with a shower. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thank you for visiting us and your kind words :) We welcome you again any time!

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous time at the Solvangur horse centre. Although closed in winter the farm opened up for us and we had such a personal and friendly experience. Great coffee at the end of the tour also. The children 2-15 all four of them learnt so much....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thank you for visiting us and your kind words :) Greetings from the Sólvangur team!!!

Reviewed August 28, 2018

We had great weather on our trip until the day we had our ride booked! Still we arrived in the pouring rain and whipping wind myself and my 3 children were all booked to ride. We did the stable visit which was great, asked lots...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Was nice having you at our place and I am glad you enjoyed it despite the wind and rain!! Will never forget that weather - we got the worst possible ;) Hope to see you again in the future !! Greetings from Sólvangur :)

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Peaceful, lovely cafe. It was the best coffee we had in Iceland! They have options to interact with the horses. We would very highly recommend!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

The Icelandic Horse Center Solvangur is very good located and next to the beach of Eyrarbakki. Sigga and her family run the whole farm very familiar and take care a lot about their guests. If having a hot drink in the Café with view on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

We had a fabulous visit to the Horse Center. Everyone was so welcoming and warm. We got to see the horses, sheep and a very friendly dog. I loved getting close to the Icelandic horses, they were all very friendly and loved to be stroked....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you for visiting us and for this nice comment :)

Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place, especially for children. Our kids, 3 and 5 years, had a lesson on the beautyful horses, they brush the horses. Afterwards we eat delicous wafels and drink really Nice coffee. We would recommend this place to everyone.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

This is one fabulous place. We lucked out in finding this via a blog recommendation. My son had a one-on-one riding lesson in their inside hall as it was a rainy day with a qualified instructor. He got to brush and feed his horse, got...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Sigga P, Owner at Solvangur Icelandic Horse Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2017

Thank you for the visit and your warm words :) welcome back anytime. Best regards, Sigga

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