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Luxury cottage by the Lake in the Golden Circle, Amazing Lake and Mountain Views

The stunning views from the cottage!!
5.0 of 5 bubbles
15 reviews
The stunning views from the cottage!!
View from the deck on the mainfloor
Dining room / living room on the main floor.
Kitchen on the mainfloor also with a great view over the mountains makes the dinner more enjoyable
Dining room / living room on the main floor.
Dining room / living room on the main floor.
Bedroom 1 : Bright and cozy bedroom loft 1 ( king size bed / 2 single beds)
20/29: Bedroom 2 : Bright and cozy bedroom loft 2 (queen size bed)
Bedroom 3 : In the lowest floor (queen size bed)
Tv and entertainment room in the basement.
Tv and entertainment room in the basement.
Sunset from the deck
View from the deck
View from the deck over the lake
A nice relaxing sunny day at the cottage
Winter wonderland
The house and the 100 square meters deck overlooking the lake and the mountains.
The house and the 100 square meters deck overlooking the lake and the mountains.
Lovely cottage close to Thingvellir
The cottage and the amazing northern lights.
Winter Wonderland
A quiet winter night full of stars and snow
The cottage and the beautiful autumn colors
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Thingvellir, South Region
A newly build cottage less than an hour drive from exciting Reykjavik. The cottage is located high up in a hill, It has a magnificent view of the lake and surrounding mountains. 3 Separate bedrooms, Comfortable hot tub available for use all year around, Free high speed WiFi, 24 hour check in. The cottage is perfectly located to explore everything South Iceland has to offer. If you want to experience Iceland's clean and pure nature at it's best then this is the cottage for you with with it's magical views that are hard to beat.

Detailed description :

The cottage is located by the lake Úlfljótsvatn which is next to Thingvellir national park. Also close to other famous landmarks such as Gullfoss and Geysir and more. The cottage is 115m2 and three stories high. On the main floor there is a fully-equipped kitchen with a fridge/fr...
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About the Owner, Hrafn G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 33 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 15 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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zsanett s
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago for a stay in April 2017

We visited Iceland with my family and friends the very first time. We stayed at this amazing cottege what I would recommend to anybody. Its even better than it looks on the picktures. Very clean, warm, with even extra electric heaters for evey room. The olny negative I could mention is the hot water pressure is a bit low. The...

Management response:

Dear Janet Thank you for your very nice review we are really glad that you enjoyed your stay. We just want to correct the only negative thing you mentioned. Most of the houses in Iceland are heated up with natural geothermal water which is great however the cottages and houses in more rural area are serviced with liters per minute...


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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 for a stay in December 2016

The cottage is a little hard to find, but a quick call to Hrafn and we were sorted. The cottage was always warm, despite the cold temperature and snow outside it was very welcoming. A great drying room for all your boots and coats. The views from the cottage are just magical. You will need a car to get out...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Hrafns house really is a delight. The location is amazing, perfectly situated for touring the Golden Circle and the views over the lake have to be seen to be believed. It is beautifully appointed, having everything you can need to self cater for your Iceland holiday. The house is an hour and a half drive from Keflavik, but once you...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
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Oct 1, 2016 -
May 31, 2017
Low season
4 nights
Jun 1, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
High Season
5 nights
Sep 1, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
End of high season
4 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.
  • Cleaning includes linen & towels: $98 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional cost is final cleaning 45GBP which includes linen and towels for everyone during the stay at the cottage.
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Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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