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Cottage in Iceland spectacular views with hot tub

View over the lake
5.0 of 5 bubbles
24 reviews
View over the lake
Terrace and view over the lake
Dining, main house
Main house living room
Bedroom main house
Extra bed in living room, main house
Guest house, bedroom 1
Guest house, bedroom 2
Guest house, bedroom 2
Guest house, living room
Guest house, living room, couch
Main house
The cottages, main house and the guest house, close to each other
Hot tub at main house
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Reflections at Medalfellsvatn
Northern lights at cottage Oct 2013
Hvalfjörður refelctions close to cottage
Icelandic sheeps
Horses by the cottage
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik, Capital Region
Perfect location in peaceful surroundings with hot tub

This cottage, located near Reykjavi­k, is ideally situated amongs Iceland's most popular attractions, 40 min drive from Reykjavík. Many of the attractions are within 1 hour drive from the cottage, eg the Þingvellir national park, that is on the way to Gullfoss and Geysir

The cottage is family owned and is in a beautiful surroundings next to Medalfellsvatn lake with spectacular views.

The cottage is 40 km from Reykjavik (30 miles) next to the mountain Esja in a tiny farming and outdoors community. Transport from Reykjavík or Keflavík airport is available on request.

The cottage accommodates up to 8 adults and further three children.
Hot tub is optional, please ask if interested, not included in normal price.

You can relax in the quiet nature or go:
- hiking around the lake...
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About the Owner, Anna /Lisa Haukur B
Languages spoken: Norwegian, Swedish, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Sep 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 1 property
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Oakdale, Minnesota, USA
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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A small cabin that looks out on a valley and lake, less than an hour out of Reykjavik. Great location, and such a beautiful private view. The cabin is small, with a second bunkhouse with two bedrooms adjacent. Short drive to the Golden Circle, but when we were there, the route was under road construction- acceptable during the day, but we chose not to try the rough roads at night. WiFi meant that we were...

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Flagstaff, Arizona
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Suffolk, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2016 for a stay in January 2016
person found this review helpful

Just back from an truly memorable trip here to celebrate my 30th birthday. The photos don't do this place justice. You have to go to really appreciate it. Haukur and Lisa were so helpful before and during our stay, even going as far as alerting us to when the Northern Lights made an appearance, which we were fortunate enough to see, and what a sight, they were incredible, especially viewed from the cottage surroundings as...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 3 nights
Sep 16, 2016 -
Dec 20, 2016
Winter II 2016
3 nights
Dec 21, 2016 -
Dec 29, 2016
Chrismas 2016
3 nights
Dec 30, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
New year 2016/2017
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Change over fee: $102 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Children free 12 years and younger.

High season is also valid at, Chrismas, New year and Easter.

To confirm a booking, 1/3 of the total payment is required, with Pay Pal, rest at arrival or according to agreement. If cancelled a 50% is refunded.
Changer over fee is $ 90,-
Hot tub is on request.
During winter, below zero there might be freezing problems, (usually ok)

Additional fees may apply:
- Jacuzzi, hot tub € 90 (nov-march) plus€ 20 per day, while staying (ask for more information)
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How to get there
Airport: Keflavík airport: 55.9 mi
Map: http://goo.gl/maps/LhTqK
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