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Luxury Holiday House in Borgarnes West Iceland. Beautiful Surroundings.

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Mountain Hafnarfjall. You will see it out of our window. By KJ photography

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Last updated: 06/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Borgarnes house description

The house is with three bedrooms, living room, kitchen, bathroom, laundry. With a cozy garden and view to the mountain Hafnarfjall. Near the town are several golf courses, you can go horseback or hiking, fishing or just enjoy the beautiful nature. Aurora - northern light in the winter. Near are restaurants and museums. The sport center with swimming pool and hot tubs and steam bath, many museums and workshops. The park, Skallagrimsgardur, where it is told that the settler and Viking, Skallagrimur Kveldulfsson is buried. Day trips are easy to organize from Borgarnes.

A family holiday or romantic stay for two: The house is a located in the centre of Borgarnes. It is a beautiful little house which has completely been renovated. A wonderful place for a family up to eight persons or a romantic stay for a couple.

The house : The house is built in 1906 but was fully rebuilt at the inside and out the year 2010. It has kept it´s old charm and has everything a traveler can wish for. It has nice furniture and good beds. The house is perfect if you want to stay home for a cozy night or have a nice place to stay on your travel around.

Everything you need: From the house you can walk to museums, restaurants, swimming pool, market and bus stop. Beautiful places nearby and many historical places. If you are looking for golf, horse riding, hiking, fishing or climbing you come to the right place.Perfect hideaway in the winter. You can take trips to watch the Aurora - northern lights from November until Mars and relax away from any stress.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 70 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            20 years...moreless

          • Singles
          • Groups
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            1st floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            second floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            second floor...moreless

          • Crib or children's bed provided if needed

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • towels provided

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • CD Player

          Theme

          • Family
          • Away From It All
          • Adventure
          • Historic
          • Romantic

          Attractions

          • Library
          • Museums
          • Churches
          • Live Theater
          • Restaurants
          • Waterfalls
          • Playground

          Leisure Activities

          • Walking
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sight Seeing
          • Bird Watching

          local services and businesses

          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services
          • ATM/Bank

          Location Type

          • Downtown:

            In the old town in Borgarnes...moreless

          • Mountain:

            View to mountain Hafnarfjall out the window...moreless

          • Near The Ocean:

            Borgarnes is on a peninsula and we are aware of the sea and tide...moreless

          • River:

            The big river Hvítá (white river) runs past the town...moreless

          • Town:

            A small Icelandic town with 1800 inhabitants...moreless

          • Ocean View

          sports and adventure activities

          • Swimming
          • Sailing
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Mountaineering
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Hiking

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Child's Highchair
              • Seating for 9 people

              forms of payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  General

                  • Parking:

                    Parking in street in front of house...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Cozy living room, TV flat screen, dvd player...moreless

                  • Parking On Street
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Internet
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen
                  • Stove
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Grill
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Freezer
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave
                  • Blender

                  Outside

                  • Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Lovely patio with outdoor table and chairs...moreless

                  • Golf:

                    A grate 18 hole golf course 4 -5 km away...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Hot tub in the sport area near communal pool...moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer 2013-4
                  Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $310
                  $1,300
                  Autumn 2014
                  Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $217
                  $800

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Included in price is bed linen, towels and final cleaning. Local tour guide if requested.

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                  Last updated: 06/18/2014
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                  Location

                  120 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Keflavik
                  100 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Stykkishólmur
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 1
                  200 Metres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Englendingavík
                  30 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Dússabar
                  100 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Bláfjöll
                  3 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Hamarsvöllur
                  200 Metres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Landnámssetur

                  Car: Recommended

                  A cozy little holiday house in the old town of Borgarnes.You will find luxury and charm in this old house. Just an hour drive from the capital Reykjavik. Excellent location to explore the west side of Iceland. Go sightseeing in Snaefellsnes, the national park, go fishing or hiking in Icelandic mountains and watch Aurora Borelis in winter. Near are restaurants and museums. The settlement centre, Landnamssetur. The Dússabar restaurant next door and Edda´s world restaurant 200 meters away. The sport centre with swimming pool and hot tubs and steam bath. The park, Skallagrimsgardur, where the settler and Viking, Skallagrimur Kveldulfsson is buried. Just a 40 minutes drive to Reykholt and the glacier Eiriksjokull. Near the town Borgarnes are several golf courses, you can go horseback or hiking or fishing.

                  Other Activities: motor cross track 30 minutes away

                  Golf: Just outside Borgarnes is an 18 hole golf course run by Golfklúbbur Borgarnes. The Golf course Hamar. There are several golf courses in Borgarfjordur valley but the Hamar is the biggest one. There is a beautiful landscape and good accommodation for golfers.

                  Ski: The skiing area in Bláfjöll near Reykjavík are only 100 km away.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About the owner: The house is owned by the brothers Gunnar and Finnboga and their wives, and Helga Kristin. Brothers renovated the house, but they are educated craftsmen. Helga and Kristin are responsible for rent and cleaning. The brothers and family has many good memories from the house when the grandmother and grandfather of the brothers lived there.

                  Why the Owner Chose Borgarnes:
                  Excellence location for exploring a large part of Iceland. Lovely Icelandic surroundings. Cozy house with everything you need and makes you feel comfortable during your vacation.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Great rental price for such a quality asset. Personal service from the owner and possibility to have a personal tour guide in Borgarnes and surroundings.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: norwegian, english, Spanish un poco

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • Mountain Hafnarfjall. You will see it out of our window.  By KJ photography

                    Mountain Hafnarfjall. You will see it out of our window. By KJ photography

                  • From kitchen to livingroom

                    From kitchen to livingroom

                  • kitchen is well equipped

                    kitchen is well equipped

                  • The master bedroom

                    The master bedroom

                  • Bedroom 1. on second floor

                    Bedroom 1. on second floor

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • The owners in livingroom. Finnbogi, Kristín, Helga and Gunnar

                    The owners in livingroom. Finnbogi, Kristín, Helga and Gunnar

                  • The house on a sunny day 2011

                    The house on a sunny day 2011

                  • The surroundings. Englismans creek. A small beach

                    The surroundings. Englismans creek. A small beach

                  • Sailing in the fjord on a sunny day 2012. Borgarnes in front

                    Sailing in the fjord on a sunny day 2012. Borgarnes in front

                  • The crater Eldborg near Borgarnes

                    The crater Eldborg near Borgarnes

                  • At Arnarstapa in Snaefellsnes

                    At Arnarstapa in Snaefellsnes

                  • The livingroom

                    The livingroom

                  • The reading corner

                    The reading corner

                  • Master bedroom first floor

                    Master bedroom first floor

                  • Bedroom 2 on second floor

                    Bedroom 2 on second floor

                  • The hallway

                    The hallway

                  • Shower

                    Shower

                  • The cottage Egils Guesthouse. The entrance and patio at back.

                    The cottage Egils Guesthouse. The entrance and patio at back.

                  • Skorradalur valley and the lake. Fields of Lupin in front. 15 min from the house

                    Skorradalur valley and the lake. Fields of Lupin in front. 15 min from the house

                  • The swimming pool, hot tubs and sport area in Borgarnes

                    The swimming pool, hot tubs and sport area in Borgarnes

                  • Playing golf in Gardar field in Snaefellsnes. Glacier Snæfellsjökull in back

                    Playing golf in Gardar field in Snaefellsnes. Glacier Snæfellsjökull in back

                  • Getting married at Budir church near Snaefellsnes glacier

                    Getting married at Budir church near Snaefellsnes glacier

                  • Cozy dinner ahead ! Seats for up to 10 people

                    Cozy dinner ahead ! Seats for up to 10 people

                  $217 - $310 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 06/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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