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My apartment is in a house with two other apartments, with a private garden. The interior and the exclusive furniture’s are of the highest standard. Collection of artwork, for you to enjoy. See photos
The apartment is approximately 92 sq meters (990 sq feet) large living room, master bedroom with a balcony; second room my office with a sofa bed. Bathroom with a separate shower (power) section heated floor and a cupboard with a new washing & dryer machine. ?Facilities and utensils include: Bath, hairdryer, refrigerator dishwasher, gas stove, grinder/mini blender, toaster, wireless internet, towels and down duvet, special blinds in view of our midnight sun. Free parking space at all times. In short I am sharing with you everything I require for myself, being a bit spoiled!
The street Melhagi is one of the most sought after location in Reykjavik. A prime location. Two minutes walk to the popular geochemical swimming pool Vesturbæjarlaugin, with steam room and sauna. Next to a great supermarket, and a pharmacy. Three minutes walk to Radisson SAS, where the fly bus stops. 10 minutes walk to the center of Reykjavík
The main bedroom has a solid good bed, with special down duvets. The blinds are especially made for 24 hour daylight, to keep the light out.
The second bedroom has a brand new sofa bed.
All duvet and pillow covers of high standard...moreless
New bathroom, very exclusive tiled with a separate shower room.
As well is there a build in washing &drying machine...moreless
The apartment included all what I require - Being a cosmopolitan, world traveller, used to exclusive lifestyle.
The tranquil environment in Reykjavik and especially my apartment ,fills me with energy and peace of mind. Get totally re-energized when in my apartment.
Go every day to the swimming pool, which for me is a Gem
For example living in busy London and traveling, I like to be without TV in Iceland. I use my computer if I need to know what is taking place in the world. ...moreless
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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EFG PRIVATE BANK LIMITED
Sterling payments can be made by CHAPS as follows:
Pay: EFG Private Bank Limited
Sort Code: 23-70-00
Account No: 320610
IBAN NO: GB88 EFGB 2370 0000 3206 10
Favour: G LARUSSON
EURO payments via:
Pay: Barclays Bank Plc, London
SWIFT code: BARCGB22
Account: EFG Private Bank Limited, London
SWIFT code: EFGBGB2L
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Radison SASm Hotel Saga, has a spa, treatment centre and a hairdresser.
Melabúdin, a great supermarket is 3 minutes walk.
5 minutes walk to the seaside, where a walking, running, biking track is around Reykjavik
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: My name is Gísli Örn Lárusson. I am Icelandic.
For past twelve years I have been spending most of time time abroad in London where I have a base, but do travel a lot.
Still my heart is were my home is in my apartment at Melhagi Reykjavík, where most of my personal things are - apart from my books, which I have not managed to unpack.
You will no doubt note that in my apartment Buddha is dominating, for the reason that his wisdom has influenced greatly my own life.
I do sincerely hope that you will feel comfortable in my tranquil home
Why the Owner Chose Reykjavik: This property is different from most apartments offered in Reykjavík, designed to host guests mainly during the summer season.
My apartment is my home, where I am offering to share with you, as mentioned above.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: My sister Erna Svala, who is moving back to Iceland first week in July after having lived in various places for past 14 years.
She will be managing my apartment, living only 5 minutes away
Her profile includes for example - She will be delighted to advice, arrange and recoman where to go for dinner etc.
British Embassy in Denmark
April 2008 – August 2010 (2 years 5 months)
I organised all events, dinner parties and other gatherings done by the British Embassy plus other companies working in co-operation with the Embassy. I was also in charge of running the Residence of the British Embassy and the staff working there