Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Beautiful Location in the Unspoiled Central South Iceland - Giljaland G-46

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 08/22/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Selfoss cottage description

The cabins are family owned and located in one of the most beautiful part of Iceland on a 140 hectares of land, in between the two big glaciers Vatnajökull and Myrdalsjökull. The cabins are 3 hour drive from the city of Reykjavik. Located in the south, south east part of the country in a beautiful Icelandic countryside, centrally located to the most sought after attractions in this part of the country and the central inland. G-46 cabin has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 4-5 comfortable. G-42 have 2 bedrooms. One double bed, one single bed and one bunker, sleeps 4 adults and one child comfortably. G-26 sleeps two adults and one child comfortably . G-22 sleeps two adults and one child comfortably .Access to washing machine and dryer is available at no extra cost. Internet connection. The area is very beautiful and peaceful but there is also an easy access (within 35 kilometers) to many kinds of activities and services, for example swimming pool, fishing, shop, restaurant, golf, & healthcare service. Distances :Landmannalaugar 65 km. Lakagigar 40 km. Dyrholaey 60 km. Vatnajökull National Park 100 km. Glaicer lagoon 180 km. Eldgja 30 km. Cabins can be rented separately.

Giljaland G-46: Selfoss Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 448899ha

This is a 46 m2 newly renovated family owned cottage ideally located in South Iceland. About 50 meters from Giljaland 46 is Giljaland 22. The cabin can be rented along with Giljaland 46 or separately. Both cottages are located on a beautiful and quiet place. We will add one double cottage this summer. It will be ready in end of June 2013. It will take 2 adults and one child in one apartment and 5 adults in one apartment.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 46 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Radio
          • DVD Player
          • Books For Adults
          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • CD Player

          Theme

          • Tourist Attractions
          • Sports & Activities

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Museums
          • Volcano
          • Waterfalls

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Walking
          • Sight Seeing
          • Scenic Drives
          • Horseback Riding

          local services and businesses

          • Medical Services
          • ATM/Bank

          Location Type

          • Mountain
          • Rural

          sports and adventure activities

          • Hunting Small Game
          • Swimming
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Rafting
          • Golf
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountaineering
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Climbing

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 5 people

              General

              • Internet
              • Paper Towels
              • Basic Soaps
              • Linens Provided
              • Heating
              • Filtered Water
              • Firewood
              • Local Maps
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided

              Kitchen

              • Microwave
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • 2 Ring Stove

              Outside

              • Terrace
              • Binoculars
              • Wood Deck
              • Outdoor Grill
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 7 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              High Season
              May 1 - Sep 20, 2014
              2 night min stay
              €120 €120
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              €750
              Autumn season
              Sep 21 - Oct 31, 2014
              2 night min stay
              €90 €90
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              €650
              Summer 2015
              May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              €130
              €750

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • No additional mandatory fees
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Payment at arrival in ISK (Central Bank rate EUR - ISK.) or Bank transfer before arrival

              Bed linen and towels are included in price. Free WiFi.

              Final cleaning is 60 EUR .

              Taxes included.


              Please wait... Travel with confidence

              Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 08/22/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              250 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Keflavik Airport
              480 Kilometres
              Nearest Ferry
              Seydisfjordur
              8 Kilometres
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway 1
              45 Kilometres
              Nearest Beach
              Vik
              35 Kilometres
              Nearest Barpub
              Kirkjubaejarkaustur
              35 Kilometres
              Nearest Golf
              Kirkjubaejarkaustur
              35 Kilometres
              Nearest Restaurant
              Kirkjubaejarkaustur

              Car: Necessary

              Well equipped family owned cabins ideally located in Central South Iceland, with beautiful countryside view within a short distance from most sought after attractions in South and Central Iceland such as Landmannalaugar 60 km, Lakagigar, 50 km, Eldgja 30 km. Vatnajokull National Park 40 km, Vik í Myrdal 45 km, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 35 km among many others unforgettable places in the neighborhood. By walking or driving 600 meters up on the hill above the cabin there is a panorama view to the big glaciers in South Iceland. Main mountain trails to the inland pass 1km from the cabins. Bus to Eldgja and Landmannalaugar stops only 700 m from cabin. Every morning and back same evening. Bus to Laki every day from Kirkjubaejarklaustur. (Middle of June to September)

              Two cabins rented together or separately

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1995

              About the owner: We, Þuríður (Thury) and Sigurdur (Siggi) are a married couple for 45 years, have four girls and 9 grandchildren, we are born 1945 and 1949. We are partly retired. Our land property is 140 hectares = 345 acres. We bought the property 17 years ago and started to build a summer cottage. We have now build a living house and are staying here all year round. Our land is 50% naturally grown woodland of wild Icelandic willow and mountain birch. In the other half we have planted more than 100.000 tree seedlings, mostly Alaska Pine, Alaska Spruce, Siberian Larch, Icelandic birch and Rowan.

              Why the Owner Chose Selfoss:
              We are very found of our land, in our eyes it is the most beautiful spot in the world. It is sheltered but have great view over a beautiful Icelandic countryside. If we take a walk few hundred meters up on the hill above us we have a panorama view inland and of the two big glaciers in the south; Mýrdalsjökull and Vatnajökull.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              Our property is ideally located if you like to explore south east Iceland. West boundaries of Vatnajökull National Park is only 30 km to the north of us and stretches more than 300 km to the east. Bus stops only few hundred meters away every morning, driving the mountain trail to Eldgjá and Landmannalaugar and comes back same evening. All major attractions in the south east are within 1 1/2 hour drive from us.


              Contact us

              Speaks: norwegian, swedish, english, danish

               

              Photos

              • Giljaland 46 in June 2010

                Giljaland 46 in June 2010

              • Giljaland 46 - bedroom 1

                Giljaland 46 - bedroom 1

              • Giljaland 46 bedroom 3

                Giljaland 46 bedroom 3

              • Giljaland G-42 
New build 2014

                Giljaland G-42 New build 2014

              • Giljaland 42 - bathroom

                Giljaland 42 - bathroom

              • Giljaland 42 - living room

                Giljaland 42 - living room

              • Giljaland G-24
New build 2014

                Giljaland G-24 New build 2014

              • Giljaland 24 - bathroom

                Giljaland 24 - bathroom

              • Giljaland 22 in June 2010

                Giljaland 22 in June 2010

              • Giljaland 22 - studio

                Giljaland 22 - studio

              • Veiw from Giljaland 42 and 24

                Veiw from Giljaland 42 and 24

              • Giljaland 46 kitchen

                Giljaland 46 kitchen

              • Giljaland 46 - bedroom 2

                Giljaland 46 - bedroom 2

              • Giljaland 46 - bathroom

                Giljaland 46 - bathroom

              • Giljaland 42 - bedroom 1

                Giljaland 42 - bedroom 1

              • Giljaland 42 - bedroom 2

                Giljaland 42 - bedroom 2

              • Giljaland 42 - kitchen

                Giljaland 42 - kitchen

              • Giljaland 24 - studio

                Giljaland 24 - studio

              • Giljaland 24 - bedroom

                Giljaland 24 - bedroom

              • Giljaland 22 - studio

                Giljaland 22 - studio

              • Giljaland 22 bathroom

                Giljaland 22 bathroom

              • View Giljaland 46

                View Giljaland 46

              • Giljaland 42 and 24 cabins

                Giljaland 42 and 24 cabins

              €90 - €130 per night (EUR)
              7

              3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 5

              View calendar: Updated 08/22/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Owner
              Email owner

              +354 4878870

              Speaks: norwegian, swedish, english, danish
              Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement

              Share this property via Email

              Beautiful location in the unspoiled Central South Iceland

              Selfoss #448899ha

              3 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 5

              You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

              Share this property via Email

                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.