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Uniqe Experience, Discover Iceland, Apartment in City Centre Reykjavik - unit 1

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Last updated: 07/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This lovely modern apartment is both cosy and clean. Great location. Situated in the heart of Reykjavík with easy access to all the attractions of the city centre. Supermarkets, shops bars and restaurants just few steps away. Few minutes walking and you have all the main restaurants, a wonderful warm outdoor swimming pool with hot tubs and steam bath, the national theatre, cinemas, museums and tourist information. Apartment with fully equipped kitchen and a nice bathroom and is fully fitted to accommodate 4 people.

This should come to no surprise, but Iceland is number one on the Human Development Index and has been vote the most liveable country in the world.

From our powerful nature to the streets of Reykjavík, Iceland is literally bursting with energy like never before. That’s why now isn’t a time to stay away, this is a time to get closer.


Clean and safe: The capital city of Reykjavik, with its 190,000 inhabitants, is probably one of the cleanest and safest cities in the world. Its plentiful resources of geothermal energy ensure clean air and unpolluted water giving both citizens and visitors a unique sense of liveliness and contentment. Reykjavik has become recognized for its pure energy, thriving culture, sparkling night-life and creative atmosphere.

One of the benefits of visiting a small city is that you never have to walk very far to get to where you’re going. With its long easy-going main street (Laugavegur), Reykjavik offers diversity to tourists at a friendly pace with quaint boutiques, book stores, galleries, delis, cafes and restaurants dotting the historic downtown area.

This should come to no surprise, but Iceland is number one on the Human Development Index and has been vote the most liveable country in the world.

Land of contrasts: The island of contrasts, where heaven and earth meet, and where the Sagas of the Vikings were written, a land of glaciers, erupting volcanoes and the magnificent midnight sun. In Iceland you will find everything you need to make your vacation, conference or incentive successful and memorable. Hotels, conference facilities, support services and modern comforts are as good as anywhere in the rest of Western Europe. There is a multitude of bars and fine restaurants in Reykjavík.

unit 1: Reykjavik Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 51869ha

Privacy, private entrance, no tiring steps to walk up after a long day out. Free to park if you have your own car but so easy to be with out a car. Bus station just few m away. Walking distance to everything Reykjavik has to offer.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 55 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    ground floor one step up.....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 child bed, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • a child's cot available on request. a pull out sofa in the living area

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    ...moreless

  • Unit 1 offers a bath tub with a shower. Unit 2 offers only a shower.

Other Amenities

  • Ground floor(one step up) entrance from Laugavegur. This lovely one bedroom flat is situated right in the centre of Reykjavík by Hlemmur bus central. Warm and welcoming, the flat is fully fitted to accommodate 2 to 4 people. Plenty of free parking behind the house. We have two units in the same buidling, similar size and decoration. Unit 1 has a bath tub/shower. Unit 2 has only shower. The area around has many interesting sights within walking distance, for example: Laugavegur, shopping street; Hallgrimskirkja, Iceland's tallest church; Kjarvalsstadir, museum/gallery; Asmundarsafn, sculpture museum; Laugardalur, valley; a seaside walking path; and many more... Within 2 minutes walking distance you will also find a lovely cafe, a delicious pizzeria, a supermarkets nearby and a free car parking is behind the house....moreless

Entertainment

  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Volcano
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    free parking...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    local fixed line free of charge...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer:

    we provide a laundry line inside each unit...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    washing machine and drying lines in a laundry room down stairs in a comunity area...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden:

    is behind the building and playground for children....moreless

  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    the faboulus SPA,swimming pool area called LAUGAR is only 20 min walk away . For only 4€ you can spend as long time as you want in the hot tubs, steam baths,heated out door swimming pool ...moreless

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
high season
Jun 1 - Dec 18, 2015
6 night min stay
€130
Christmas New Year
Dec 20 - Jan 7, 2016
5 night min stay
€140
€790

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €113 Nightly

My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
€97
€642 €1,600

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €92 Nightly; 30 nights or more: €53 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning, towels,bedding €60
  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Note: minimum rental 7 nights. To confirm your booking we ask you to pay 30% by Paypal and the rest 4 weeks before your arrival + security deposit of 200 € which are returned to you not later than one week after your departure, minus any possible damage.

Note : cost of cleaning in the end of your stay and cost of linen + towels is 70€ for 2 pers and 90 € for 3- 4 pers.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

42 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Keflavik airport 40 min. away
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
many
6 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Grotta
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Hringbraut
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
many
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Blafjoll
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Nautholsvik

Car: Not Necessary

This cosy,clean and well maintained apartment is located on the main road in Reykjavik 'Laugavegur' but on the quieter end. Away from the noise from the night-life, still situated in the heart of Reykjavík with easy access to all the attractions of the city centre. Two big supermarkets are just around the corner. Few minutes walking and you have all the main restaurants, a wonderful warm outdoor swimming pools with hot tubs and steam baths, the national theatre, cinemas, museums and tourist information. Easy, free parking if you want to rent a car.

Stands Out

What makes Iceland stand out as a venue is its unique natural beauty and absence of pollution. Dramatic volcano and glacier scenery-and conversely, action packed incentives are there waiting to be enjoyed by visitors. Reykjavík, the capital city is next door to nature. Iceland is only about a 3-hour flight from most European cities and 5 hours from the North American.

Other Activities: Family Park in Laugardalur is just 10 min. walk

Golf: Iceland not entirely white, it’s greener than you think.

People always say those Vikings were pulling a fast one when they called us Iceland and not Greenland but now we have even greater reason than ever to be called Green Iceland! Over 70% of our total energy consumption is from hydro- and geothermal sources and Reykjavik was the site for the world’s first commercial hydrogen refuelling station, opened in 2003.

Continually looking for the next big thing, we are extending Iceland’s green credentials from land to water, with Reykjavik whale-watching company - ‘Elding – adventure at sea’ unveiling the first commercial vessel to trial the use of hydrogen in April. Shame it isn’t helium, we could have had some macho sailors with high- pitched voices.

Ski: Hiking n Iceland

The Hengill/Nesjavellir area in South Iceland is an outdoor sports paradise, with a variety of 160 km of marked and challenging hiking and biking trails in a region of high-temperature geothermal areas, hot springs, volcanic craters, lava fields, rivers and lakes. Besides hiking and mountain biking, you can also go fishing on Lake Þingvallavatn (Iceland's largest lake), visit Þingvellir National Park, tour the Hengill geothermal power plant and go horseback riding

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: I am born and bread in Iceland. A Yoga teacher and a mother of 3 children. Now I live part of the year in France and I love and need to be in Iceland every year The longer I stay in a foreign country the more I see how special and beautiful my own country is. So clean, so pure, so save and so much space. Namaste! Berta

Why the Owner Chose Reykjavik:
Great location both to explore what this beautiful city has to offer and for your drop offs after your trips outside the city. Free parking if you have your own car. You will love the centre of Reykjavik, so full of life and very creative. Being able to walk everywere, easy shopping for food will not only safe you money but a lot of time. Only few minute walk and you are by the sea ower looking the bay and our proud and joy the mountain ESJAN. You can easily jump on a bus if you want to go out of town. The bus station is only few meteres away. In this apartment I have created a cosy and warm home away from home. A place I love to stay my self when I am in Iceland.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Privacy, private entrance, no tiring steps to walk up after a long day out. Easy to park if you have your own car but also easy to be with out a car. So convinent to enjoy everything Reykjavik has to offer. Please join my Facebook page name: Reykjavik centre holiday rentals, where I share my favorite photos and links in Iceland. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Reykjavik-centre-holiday-rentals


Contact us

Speaks: english, Icelandic

 

Photos

  • unit1

    unit1

  • Bedroom in unit 1, we can provide baby cot

    Bedroom in unit 1, we can provide baby cot

  • unit 1

    unit 1

  • Entrance for unit2

    Entrance for unit2

  • the Blue Lagoon 40 min away

    the Blue Lagoon 40 min away

  • our Holiday home is on the left, oposite the colorful buildings

    our Holiday home is on the left, oposite the colorful buildings

  • kitchen in unit 1

    kitchen in unit 1

  • bedroom in unit1

    bedroom in unit1

  • bath + shower in unit 1

    bath + shower in unit 1

  • public garden behind the building, plenty of free parking space

    public garden behind the building, plenty of free parking space

  • from flat view a pizzeria,  resto, supermarket, taxi stand, bus station, bank

    from flat view a pizzeria, resto, supermarket, taxi stand, bus station, bank

Minimum stay: 5-6 nights
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, Icelandic
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