Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Borgarnes

Enjoy the museums and other features of Borgarnes. This city's northern lights, mountain views and golfing draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Borgarnes

Borgarnes is famous for its northern light views, captivating mountain views and glaciers. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Borgarnes. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skallagrimsgardur (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Hredavatn (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Deildartunguhver Hot Springs (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Grabrok (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Glymur Waterfall (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Baula (26.7 mi / 43 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Borgarnes

The nearest airport is in Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Borgarnes, IS?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 32 vacation rentals near Borgarnes. From 9 house rentals to 19 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Borgarnes for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Borgarnes?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Borgarnes. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Settlement Centre: 67 vacation rentals
  • Borgarfjördur Museum: 67 vacation rentals
  • Skallagrimsgardur: 67 vacation rentals
  • Borgarnes Transportation Museum: 66 vacation rentals
  • Akranes Lighthouse: 406 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Borgarnes listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Borgarnes?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 9 Houses in Borgarnes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Borgarnes include:

  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 19 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Lodges and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Borgarnes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Borgarnes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.